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Justice Wright’s Path to the Supreme Court

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton appointed Wilhelmina Wright to the Minnesota Supreme Court in September, making her the first African American woman to serve on the court. During her career as ...more Justice Wright’s Path to the Supreme Court

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Adding Cheer at the Ronald McDonald House

When girls from Troop 10756 recognized a need for new children’s activities at the Ronald McDonald House in Minneapolis, they seized the opportunity to help out and earned their Silver ...more Adding Cheer at the Ronald McDonald House

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River Valleys’ Girl Scout Performs in ‘Bye Bye Birdie’

Josie, a Girl Scout from Eden Prairie, made her professional acting debut this fall in Chanhassen Dinner Theaters’ all-American musical classic, “Bye Bye Birdie.” Along with acting and being a ...more River Valleys’ Girl Scout Performs in ‘Bye Bye Birdie’

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Young Alumnae Networking Group Officially Launched

On November 14, the Young Alumnae Networking Group launched with an event at Billy’s on Grand in St. Paul. This group has formed to connect young alumnae who are just ...more Young Alumnae Networking Group Officially Launched

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Troop 10406 Travels to San Francisco

Matching Girl Scout T-shirts? Check. Camera and photo scavenger hunt to-do list? Check. Map of sites to see? Check! After months of planning, preparation and anticipation, the girls of Troop ...more Troop 10406 Travels to San Francisco

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Cyber Monday Free Shipping

Skip the holiday lines this year and enjoy free shipping from the Online Shop on Cyber Monday, November 26, with a purchase of $45 or more. Use this day to ...more Cyber Monday Free Shipping

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Sign up to be a Color Guard

River Valleys is currently seeking interested Girl Scouts to participate in future color guard opportunities. Color guards honor the American flag and formally represent Girl Scouts at events. Getting involved is ...more Sign up to be a Color Guard

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Holiday Closures

Please note the following changes to our shop and office hours over the holiday season: Thanksgiving: All shops and offices are closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23. ...more Holiday Closures

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Donors Gave to the Max to Support Girls

On behalf of the 45,000 girls we serve at Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, thank you to each and every donor who participated in yesterday’s Give to ...more Donors Gave to the Max to Support Girls

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Adult Journey Books Now On Sale

Save $5 off the regular retail price of Adult Journey Book sets now through December 31, 2012. After the discount, books are just $10. Take advantage of this special limited ...more Adult Journey Books Now On Sale