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4th Amherst Spark Unit

Everything she wants to be

Location
Located In Amherst
Where To Find Us
Heartz Hall - United Church
1 Ratchford St
Amherst, NS B4H 3Z5
Areas Served Amherst and Area
Contact
Social Media Facebook
Website www.girlguides.ca
E-Mail info@girlguides.ca
Phone 1-800-565-8111
Contact Jo Swinemer, Customer Care Team
Description & Services
Information In Sparks, girls are encouraged to try a bit of everything and begin discovering their individual skills, talents and interests. Girls will make lots of new friends, start earning badges and begin to learn all kinds of new skills in a safe and fun atmosphere. 
Sample activities may include: 
• Discovering the community through outings to places such as a fire station, a farmer's market or a neighbourhood landmark 
• Exploring the arts by making multi-dimensional collages or creating a dance 
• Learning about bike safety 
• Having fun preparing simple, healthy snacks 
• Discovering the outdoors on a nature scavenger hunt 
• Having sleepovers or going to a weekend camp 
Units meet on a weekly basis- Thursday evenings, in person or virtual dependent on local public health guidelines.
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 6 year(s)
Meetings Thursday evening
Special Information
Tags Connecting People & Nature ; For women & girls ; Fundy Connect ; Girl Guides ; Outdoor Recreation ; Personal Development ; Recreation Categories ; Volunteer Opportunity ; Youth