Operation Cozy Toes


Rochester Girl Scout Brownie Troop 40392 collected shoes to send to Afghanistan, where many families have a difficult time providing shoes for all their members. Much of their footwear is tattered, ill-fitting, and worn, as reported by troop member Rebecca’s uncle, a nurse stationed in Afghanistan. The troop reached out to the community to collect […]

Rochester Girl Scouts Baking Donation


Troops from the Rochester Central Lutheran School baked approximately 1,100 cookies/treats to be donated to the Hope Lodge in Rochester, Minn. Troops/girls who participated 1st Grade Troop 40964 Kira Ava Sydney Jessica Lindsey Amelia Stacia (adult) Jenny (adult) Angie (adult) Lori (adult) Kelli (adult) David (adult) 2nd Grade Troop 40288 Brittany Joy Jenna Jadyn Kaitlyn […]

Dish It Up


On Saturday, November 22, River Valleys held a council-sponsored program event called “Cook It!” in Rochester, Minn. Girls created an entree and a dessert that had Girl Scout cookies in it. Photo by Angela Hong.

Girl Scouts in the News


Stewart-Brownton Girl Scouts were featured in the Glencoe Chronicle on Wednesday, November 5. They hosted a costume party and Juliette Low Birthday Party. The Girl Scouts invited friends to join in the fun of bobbing for apples, putting the stirring spoon in the witch’s pot, making skeletons, and more. The girls also made a Juliette […]

Coat Drive


Third grade Forest Lake Girl Scout Troop 52804 organized a coat drive for their entire school, Scandia Elementary, to benefit the Tubman Family Alliance, a family violence prevention and intervention resource agency. Since the girls aren’t old enough to work on their Girl Scout Bronze Award, they are working toward a Try-It and fun patch. […]