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Working Together Works Better

At Wacky Inventors, Girl Scouts used their imaginations and their planning skills to solve engineering challenges. Young inventors warmed up their minds by sharing creative movement ideas and building towers from newspaper, ...more Working Together Works Better

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Get Ready for Summer Hours at the Shop

Summer hours will begin at all River Valleys shops on Monday, June 16. St. Paul Service Center (Headquarters) Wednesday, Thursday: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Friday: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Brooklyn Center Service ...more Get Ready for Summer Hours at the Shop

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Eating is the Easy Part

Several local troops got a hands-on lesson about the farming cycle on Saturday, May 3. Troops 44607 (4th grade), 44735 (5th grade), and 44923 (5th & 6th grade) helped remove hay ...more Eating is the Easy Part

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Volunteer Recognized for Lifetime of Service

When GSRV Development Officer, Steve Sanders arrived in Cannon Falls to meet with Colleen Schultz, he came bearing gifts. To the surprise of Colleen, she was presented with a letter ...more Volunteer Recognized for Lifetime of Service

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What’s a Boomwhacker? Our Juniors know!

Girl Scout Juniors attended Musician Badge Day at The Works in Bloomington on Saturday, April 26, 2014.  At this event girls learned about music instruments and three instrument families:  strings, ...more What’s a Boomwhacker? Our Juniors know!

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Gold Award Scout Wins in Robotics Competition

Madeleine Logeais, a Gold Award Scout from Roseville and student at Visitation School, won the prestigious Dean’s List Award at the international FIRST® Robotics World Competition in St. Louis on April ...more Gold Award Scout Wins in Robotics Competition

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Destinations Adventures: Pandas, Sea Turtles, and Islands Oh My!

“I made some of the most amazing friends with some of the girls on my trip and they will be forever part of my life, just as I will carry ...more Destinations Adventures: Pandas, Sea Turtles, and Islands Oh My!

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Girl Scouts Greet Troops with Cookies at Airport

This year during the Cookie Program, River Valleys’ Girl Scouts collected donations for more than 27,000 packages of cookies to be donated through Operation Cookie Care Package. One of the ...more Girl Scouts Greet Troops with Cookies at Airport

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River Valleys celebrates Silver and Gold Awards

Service and leadership of girls will be recognized at two Girl Scout Silver and Gold Award Ceremonies this spring. This event is for all girls who have earned the Girl ...more River Valleys celebrates Silver and Gold Awards

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2014 Women of Distinction Luncheon

On April 16, more than 720 guests joined the Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys at the 2014 Women of Distinction luncheon to honor seven remarkable women leaders. ...more 2014 Women of Distinction Luncheon