Ireland is called the "Emerald Isle" because of its green countryside of rolling hills and farmland. St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, introduced Christianity to Ireland. St. Patrick's Day is widely celebrated in his honor.

-- Courtesy of Chris Welch and The Girl Scout Resource Center




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Links to Troop and Council web sites in Ireland

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