Spring Science Enrichment Opportunities

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Encourage your future scientists and engineers with these great upcoming science, technology, engineering, and math programs.   Science of Healthy Living April 12, May 24 Jump into a day of using your body and brain together to make a healthier you. Learn the nutrition behind your healthy snack, the technology used in treating and preventing […]

Robotics Camp Empowers Girls

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Ten-year-old Olivia has short hair and glasses, a thoughtful demeanor and strong opinions about music. She likes Neon Trees, an alternative rock band, but unlike other girls her age, she has no love for boy bands or Taylor Swift. An only child, Olivia tends to act a little older than she looks, and she knows […]

Robotics Isn’t Hard—It’s Fun!

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Mikaela was worried Girl Scout Robotics Camp would be really hard. Even though she’s a bright, thoughtful 11-year-old who’s very interested in science and math, she’d never done Robotics before and didn’t know what to expect. It didn’t take long on that first day of camp for Mikaela to realize Robotics wasn’t as hard as […]

Hanan + Yasmin

Hanan and Yasmin represent a new generation growing up in Minnesota. Born in the U.S. to Somali-born parents, the 13- and 14-year-olds balance cultural traditions such as traditional dress and hijabs (headscarves) with a love of One Direction and all music streaming on Pandora. Prior to joining Girl Scouts ConnectZ, after-school activities available to Hanan […]