A Troop Dad with a Passion for the Outdoors

Jamison with his daughter's troop

When Skylar became a Girl Scout Brownie, her dad Jamison first thought, “How can I twist this to get me involved?” He discovered a great way—to become her Girl Scout troop co-leader. During Skylar’s first year of Girl Scouts, Jamison did everything he could to help her earn badges. During her second year, one of […]

Make Bridging Seamless

Girl Scout Troop

Join us for a webinar to learn more about bridging. Bridging is an important transition in a Girl Scout’s life. It’s a defining moment when a girl becomes aware of her achievements and is ready for new adventures and responsibilities in the next level of Girl Scouting. Webinar Agenda Steps to earning the bridging patches. Ideas […]

Join Us for New Leader Webinars

Leader training equation

If you are a new troop leader, we encourage you to join webinars designed just for you! These webinars offer a chance to share information and experiences, ask questions of a River Valleys staff member and develop your skills as a troop leader. Each webinar will start with a 20-30 minute topic presentation, followed by […]

Connect + Learn at FALL Conference

Volunteers at a conference table

Get ready for the last volunteer learning conference of the Centennial year. The 2012 FALL Adult Education Conference will be held on Saturday, November 10 at Loyola High School in Mankato. Join us and help celebrate the FALL Conference theme, “Education for the Next 100 Years.“ Friends More than 170 volunteers registered for FALL Conference […]

SUMIT Trainings are Scheduled for Fall


All service unit managers, co-managers and designees are invited to the attend SUMIT (Service Unit Manager Information and Training) meetings. Information, updates, council news and other topics will be covered. Meetings at service centers are coordinated with council shop hours for your convenience. If you are unable to attend, a phone-in/webinar option is also available. […]