The Salad Bowl

The “Salad Bowl” has replaced the “melting pot” as an analogy for the USA. A melting pot requires ingredients to give up their individual flavor. A salad, on the other hand, needs each ingredient to retain its uniqueness and participate in the overall flavor. The salad is meant to provide girl and adult Girl Scouts […]

Girl Scout Trip to Yellowstone


Troop 22213 spent the last week of July enjoying Yellowstone National Park. The vacation started early on Sunday morning. The girls were excited and settled into the 12-passenger van that would become their “home” for the next 23 hours. As we were leaving town, we decided to take a detour and see Mount Rushmore. It […]

Girl Scout Troops 10451 + 10398 Bronze Award


During the spring and summer of 2009, Girl Scout Troops 10451 and 10398 earned badges, completed the “Sign of the Star,” and participated in the Minnesota Breeding Bird Atlas Scoping Program to earn the highest honor for Junior Girl Scouts: the Bronze Award. The girls earned badges in wildlife and the environment to support their […]

Operation Christmas Child


Wow what an awesome night! We had a great meeting this past Monday night. Our 10 Girl Scout Daisies in Troop 13601 put together 17 boxes of gifts for Operation Christmas Child. We are so proud to see them give to a child they most likely will never even see. What a gift to learn […]

Girl Scout Halloween


The Stewart/Brownton Girl Scouts recently held their annual Halloween/Juliette Low Birthday Party. Girl Scouts were encouraged to invite non-Girl Scout friends to come and party with them. They all came in costume and brought canned goods for the local food shelf. The Girl Scouts had planned several activities for all to participate in, including “bobbing” […]