Photo Credit: monarchfestival.org 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 […]
Four girls from Girl Scout Troop 12771 in Plymouth, Minnesota found a creative way to inspire patients at Hennepin County Medical Center. Girl Scout Cadettes Lexi Fresh, Stephanie Garvis, Soronny Lee, and Devika Narayan completed their Silver Award, aiming to bring hope and positivity to the HCMC Cardiac Floor.
Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys is proud to announce that our Board of Directors has appointed Tish Bolger as our new chief executive officer. She has more than sixteen years experience as a senior executive with Girl Scouts – most recently as River Valleys’ chief operating officer since 2007.
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 […]