Girl Scout Court of Awards

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Brownie Girl Scout Troop 13433, third graders out of out of Elm Creek Elementary, recently held their first Court of Awards. These 14 girls earned more than 47 Try-Its in the last few months. They have been working very hard and are in the process of planning a service project. Isabella, Anna, Rhiannon, Bailey, Abby, […]

Faribault Girl Scout Balloon Rally

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Last month, Girl Scout Daisy through Cadette troops in Faribault participated in the 25th Annual Airfest and Balloon Rally, a community-wide event at the Faribault Airport.  Troops signed up for one-hour time slots to work at the Girl Scout booth.  The girls helped children and passersby make various styles of paper aircraft and parachutes.  Leaders […]

Adopting a Soldier

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In July 2008, while looking for projects for our Girl Scout troop to work on for the coming school year, I read an article about another troop that had “adopted a soldier” and thought it sounded like a wonderful idea and a great experience for the girls.  I contacted www.mysoldier.com, and they sent me the […]