Day Camp Season Is Just Around the Corner

Girls enjoying camp

Sign up for River Valleys’ day camps this summer and have fun participating in volunteer-led activities. Day camps are held either at a location in the community or at a River Valleys camp and are planned, organized and run by volunteers that receive year-round support from River Valleys’ staff. Most day camps are 3–5 days […]

A Girl Scout Family

Doug with his daughter

Since Doug Kleist and his wife Julie have two daughters who are active in Girl Scouts, a daughter who is a Girl Scout alumna and a son who is a Boy Scout alumnus, it’s no surprise that the two of them have become personally involved in Girl Scouting as volunteers. Julie is the service unit manager for […]

Girls Rock Out + Donate Food at the Cookie Concert

Girl Scouts

Over ten thousand Girl Scouts joined River Valleys at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand for the Cookie Concert on Saturday, May 4, despite the unseasonable weather. Girls participated in activities throughout the Grandstand and enjoyed an energetic set by Radio Disney’s Next Big Thing, Chloe and Halle Bailey. While entering the concert, girls filled up […]

Camp Rolling Ridges Transforms into Panther Camp

Camp Panther Director

Less than a week after a fire destroyed part of St. Croix Central Elementary, more than 640 K–4 students arrived at Camp Rolling Ridges on Monday to complete the school year. The St. Croix School Board has approved a lease of the property through mid-June. More than 150 volunteers put in 900 hours during the […]