Launching into the New Girl Scout Year

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Last weekend, over 200 service unit team volunteers attended our Fall Launch – an event to launch into the new Girl Scout year in style. We were thrilled that so many of our volunteers could join us – people traveled from the farthest reaches of our council, including St. James, Fairmont, Winnebago, Winona, and even Estherville, Iowa! The festivities kicked off […]

Making an Impact with Malala

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Malala Yousafzai embodies all of the things we value at Girl Scouts – with extraordinary courage, confidence, and character, she is taking action to make the world a better place. Malala was the youngest person ever to receive a Nobel Peace Prize after turning a horrific attack by the Taliban into a platform to advocate for […]

2016 Girl Scouts River Valleys Annual Meeting

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Nearly 300 Girl Scouts – volunteers, leaders, girls, delegates, board members, and staff – attended the 2016 Girl Scouts River Valleys Annual Meeting in Rosemount, Minnesota on January 30. During the morning at the Adult Summit, Dr. Dale Blyth led an impactful lecture on youth development, while girl members made progress on the development of the […]

Winter Events at Girl Scouts River Valleys

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The snow and cold won’t stop Girl Scouts from having a great time this winter! These events are sure to provide your girl with fresh air and lots of winter fun: Ski and Snowshoe: Explore camp on snowshoes and cross-country skis. Learn the basics of staying safe in the cold and using skis and snowshoes to get […]