Girl Guide to Girl Scouting

New, valuable resources coming soon! The Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting and Skill-Building Badge Activity Sets are arriving in September 2011 and will be available for purchase from River Valley’s Shops this fall. These resources are the second components of the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, and they are topic-specific to skill building. The Girl’s Guide […]

First-Time Leaders: Explore Girl Scout Training Opportunities


As a new leader, you are required to attend certain training sessions within the first four months of being appointed. In addition to required training, River Valleys also offers exciting opportunities for leaders and other volunteers to expand their Girl Scout knowledge through enrichment training and adult education conferences. Some ongoing enrichment sessions River Valleys […]

Program Essentials Resource: Journeys Tips

Attention Leaders: Check out these useful tips for using Girl Scout journey books When thinking about opening a Girl Scout journey book for the first time, and maybe even the second time, there are a few useful tips to consider. Although these books have a lot of fun and exciting information and activities for Girl […]

First-Time Leaders: Spring is for Celebrating!

It is Girl Scout tradition to celebrate girls’ accomplishments, as they learn new skills, build confidence, and explore new things. One traditional way for leaders to help their Girl Scouts celebrate these accomplishments is through a spring bridging ceremony. This is an opportunity for family and friends of the Girl Scouts to come together and […]

Another Wonderful Journey!

Another wonderful Girl Scout Journey has arrived: It’s Your Story–Tell It! Girls will hear, share, and create stories in this newest journey while gaining confidence and seeing that they can make a difference as leaders in their own lives and in the world. The newest journey is available at our shops and on the online […]