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Travel the World in 2014 Through Destinations

Looking for an adventure in a new place? Girl Scouts in 6–12th grade are encouraged to sign up for a life-changing destinations trip. You can even use your hard-earned Cookie Credits to join an ...more Travel the World in 2014 Through Destinations

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Stillwater Girl Scout Troop Doubles as FIRST® LEGO® Robotics Team

Watching her older brother compete in their school’s FIRST® LEGO® Robotics League, Johanna knew she wanted to be on a team when she was old enough. Her time came last ...more Stillwater Girl Scout Troop Doubles as FIRST® LEGO® Robotics Team

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Girl Scouts Helps Girls Succeed in School

Although the Girl Scout program doesn’t focus on test scores or school grades, participating in specific Girl Scout experiences may help girls become better students. The Girl Scout Research Institute ...more Girl Scouts Helps Girls Succeed in School

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Camp to Your Heart’s Content

Hiking, biking, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, sailing, horseback riding, archery, arts and crafts, campfires, cooking out, laughing, singing, making friends… In short: More activities than can fit in a single summer. ...more Camp to Your Heart’s Content

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Allina’s Healthy Living Activities Featured on ABC News

Do your girls know how much sugar goes into a bottle of soda, or what might be a better snack alternative to cookies and candy? Through a partnership between Girl ...more Allina’s Healthy Living Activities Featured on ABC News

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Nominations Open for Forever Green Awards

Forever Green Awards are given to alumnae who have demonstrated outstanding commitment, exceptional service, and an extraordinary dedication to the Girl Scout Movement over time. They are alumnae whose leadership, ...more Nominations Open for Forever Green Awards

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Cookie Open Houses at Our Shops

Are you ready for the cookie sale? We will be hosting open houses at all council shops the first week in February. Stop in to see a sample cookie booth, ...more Cookie Open Houses at Our Shops

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An Online Cookie Sales Pilot is Here

For years now, we have received questions from volunteers, parents and Girl Scouts about selling cookies online. We are happy to announce that in 2014 River Valleys will be piloting ...more An Online Cookie Sales Pilot is Here

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Girl-Created Video Aims to Attract New ConnectZ Members

Ask the Girl Scouts in this new video what time it is, and they will probably yell back in chorus that it is “Girl Scout ConnectZ time!” The ninth and ...more Girl-Created Video Aims to Attract New ConnectZ Members

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Linda Keene to Speak at Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Girl Scouts River Valleys CEO Linda Keene will be the keynote speaker ...more Linda Keene to Speak at Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast