List of FSA members selected for trips sponsored by Province and National:
Andrijana (Rome and Paris) – Clover Valley DistrictAlison (Maarsna Jamborette) – Clover Valley District
Natasha (Costa Rica & Me to We Take Action)
Sage (Me to We Take Action)
Ava (Me to We Take Action)
Guider Stefanie (Costa Rica)
Rowan (Maarsna Jamborette)
Alternate Guider Heather (Kenya)
Provincially Sponsored Trip – Costa Rica – Adventures in the Wild 2019
June 28 – July 15, 2019 Natasha, Stefanie (Guider)
A two-week adventure to Costa Rica that includes a 10-night tour with EcoTeach.
10:30 flight – need to be at the airport for 6:30 is this am or pm?
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Rome and Paris: A European Escapade
June 30 – July 11, 2019 Andrijana
A trip to two of Europe’s most sought-after destinations to eat delicious food and dive into the roles women played throughout French and Italian history.
Departs 9:00 am Sunday, June 30 – Air Canada (contact International Advisor for Flight #)
IGT – Europe 2019
Jul 3 – 20, 2019
3 Guiders (Stephanie, Julie, Deb) and 10 girls.
Switzerland, England, & France
Meet at 2:30 pm at YVR International departures for (contact International Advisor for Flight #) to London departing at 5:50 pm
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Journey through London
July 17 – 28, 2019 (no one from FSA)
An opportunity to explore the city where the Guiding Movement began to meet Girl Guides and Girl Scouts from around the world at Pax Lodge.
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Maarsna Jamborette (Netherlands)
July 26 – August 11, 2019 Alison, Rowan (alternate Guider)
An incredible co-ed camping event for Guides and Scouts from around the world to get acquainted with different cultures and explore the natural beauty of the South of the Netherlands.
Departs 6:00 am Friday July 26 – WestJet (contact International Advisor for Flight #)
Provincially Sponsored Trip – Kenya
July 28 – August 16, 2019 Paige, Kaylee , Heather (Alternate Guider)
An adventure to Kenya with Me to We that includes volunteering on local community development projects, cultural immersion activities and leadership and social issues workshops. Includes an African Safari with a Maasai Warrior Guide.
Early morning flight
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Venture to the Andes & the Amazon
July 9 – 12, 2019 (no one from FSA)
An opportunity to discover the culture and traditions of Ecuador.
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Discovering Newfoundland and Labrador
August 4 – 15, 2019 (no one from FSA)
An adventure to view amazing wildlife, camp at a local GGC site and connect with communities while exploring the rugged and coastal landscapes of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Provincially Sponsored Trip – ME TO WE – Take Action Academy 2019, Bethany Hills, Ontario
August 11 – 19, 2019 Natasha, Sage, Ava St.-Onge
A week-long session with Me to We, which will provide an opportunity to delve deep into important social issues, build leadership skills, get tips on public speaking, volunteer at local organizations and get hands-on mentorship from expert facilitators and meet with other youth who are passionate about changing the world.
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Old Quebec City and Old Montreal
August 12 – 19, 2019 (no one from FSA)
A visit to two of Canada’s most famous cities.
Provincially Sponsored Event – Amazing Race
August 17 – 24, 2019 (no one from FSA)
An Amazing BC Race competition to explore the multicultural diversity of BC.
Nationally Sponsored Trip – Swiss Experience
August 21 – September 2, 2019 (no one from FSA)
A stay at the first WAGGGS World Centre, Our Chalet.
IGT – F.I.S.S. Europe 2020
August 5 – August 26, 2020
3 Guiders (Carrie, Jody-Lee, Angela) and 12 girls. France, Italy, Spain, and Switzerland – accepted for the Swiss Challenge at Our Chalet.
IGT – India & Nepal 2020
August 8 – September 5, 2020
2 Guiders (Corrie, Robyn) and 12 girls.
Fly out early hours of 8th so will be at the airport for the evening of August 7th.
IGT – Abby Rd 2021
July 14 –30, 2021
4 Guiders (Stefanie, Megan, Lisa, Jen, ?? ) and 23 girls – will be adding a 5th Guider. Partnered with EF Tours.
IGT – Our Cabana 2022
(plan in progress– to be submitted to Area and Province for approval)
3 Guiders (Sherri, Michelle, Sukvinder (Suzy) ) and ?? girls.
Program and plans under development