ConnectZ Event – Pizza + Painters


On June 10, 17 ConnectZ Girl Scouts had the opportunity to attend Pizza and Painters, an event organized by the staff at the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades building in Little Canada. Girls were given the opportunity to explore the incredible facility where union instructors train apprentices in painting, drywalling, glazing, and glass working.

ConnectZ Scrubs Camp

Scrub Camp

The Girl Scouts ConnectZ program partnered with HealthForce Minnesota to bring a unique career exploration opportunity to 200 high school Girl Scouts in the Rochester, Metro, and Mankato areas. Professors and researchers from Century College, Rochester Community and Technical College, Winona State – Rochester, and South Central College helped girls explore careers in the medical field […]

Holiday Week Closures: June 29–July 5

Holiday Closures 2015

Girl Scouts River Valleys’ service centers and shops will be closed to staff and the general public June 29-July 5. Our normal business hours will resume on July 6. While all shop locations and offices will be closed, camps will run as scheduled. All online orders placed after noon on June 26 will ship beginning July 6. […]

New Mobile Shop Pilot Launching in September


Coming this September, we will be piloting a mobile shop in the southwestern region of Girl Scouts River Valleys’ council. This mobile shop pilot is a part of this year’s Property Committee recommendations and will help us explore a cost-efficient and nimble way to serve more communities.