Veteran Thanks Girl Scouts


Parade season is upon us! The White Bear South Service Unit marched along with veterans and many other community members in the local Memorial Day Parade; the girls had a blast handing out flags, bookmarks, stickers, and tattoos. After the parade, the Girl Scouts watched a ceremony with service members of the community and veterans in […]

Girl Scouts Tour Monticello Training Center


A total of 85 Girl Scouts between fourth and eighth grade and 25 leaders learned about nuclear science at the Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant Training Center on May 10. Scouts from Monticello, Buffalo and St. Michael, multiple Twin Cities suburbs and as far away as New Ulm rotated through six activities to earn their nuclear science […]

Working Together Works Better


At Wacky Inventors, Girl Scouts used their imaginations and their planning skills to solve engineering challenges. Young inventors warmed up their minds by sharing creative movement ideas and building towers from newspaper, as they imagined great ways to improve tools they use every day. Then they were ready for the main challenge – a chain reaction or Rube Goldberg […]

Eating is the Easy Part


Several local troops got a hands-on lesson about the farming cycle on Saturday, May 3. Troops 44607 (4th grade), 44735 (5th grade), and 44923 (5th & 6th grade) helped remove hay from garlic plants at Earth Dance Farm, an organic farm in Spring Valley, Minnesota. The girls also enjoyed a tour of the farm where they […]

Gold Award Scout Wins in Robotics Competition


Madeleine Logeais, a Gold Award Scout from Roseville and student at Visitation School, won the prestigious Dean’s List Award at the international FIRST® Robotics World Competition in St. Louis on April 26. She is one of ten students out of the 68,000 students participating in the program, to receive the award. It is the first time […]