A Pen Pal Connection from Down Under!

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During World Thinking Day – an annual celebration to support girls as they travel internationally and connect with sister Girl Guides – Girl Scouts come together to take action globally. This year on World Thinking Day, Troop 14582 from Annandale wanted to build relationships with Girl Scouts around the world. Debra, a third-grade Brownie in […]

Bringing Poverty Awareness to Excelsior, Minnesota

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The girls in Junior Troop 17126 from Excelsior, Minnesota are high achievers when it comes to community service. This year, they’re tackling their Bronze Award, and they’ll be incorporating both a local and global project. Their Bronze Award project aims to raise awareness about poverty, homelessness, and educational inequality.

Eating is the Easy Part

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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 […]

The Troop Support Team Is Here For You

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Are you a volunteer with a question about Journey Awards, council-sponsored events, or Girl Scout Bronze, Silver, and Gold Awards? Troop Support Specialists have you covered. They’re available to talk you through topics ranging from troop planning and STEM activities, to Cookies and Summer Camp. Here is what volunteers are saying about the new Troop […]