Girls’ Choice Badges Are Back!


Girls’ Choice Badges are back, and we can’t wait to see what they will choose! Now until November 15, girls can vote for one of three badge categories and select a badge topic. Here are this year’s choices: Outdoors Art in the Outdoors Camping Skills Outdoor Cooking STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Engineering Coding/E-textiles Life/Forensic Science Financial […]

Girl Scouts Attend 7th Annual Monarch Festival


Photo Credit: This month, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and Nokomis East Neighborhood Association, hosted the 7th Annual Monarch Festival at Lake Nokomis. This vibrant festival celebrates one of the most beloved insects, the Monarch butterfly, and highlights the important ways in which the community can protect this species. We are happy to see that so many […]

The Impact of Girl Scouts | Kira’s Story


Kira was one of over 1,300 girls that attended resident camp with Girl Scouts River Valleys this summer and she has an extra special camp story. Because she is blind, most people think that Kira isn’t able to do the things other 11-year-old girls do. But Kira has the most positive attitude and perspective on […]