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COVID News & Resources

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5/28/2021: Girl Scouts River Valleys has updated our In-Person Girl Scout Activity Guidance after reviewing the most recent COVID-19 guidance from the Center for Disease Control, the Minnesota Department of Health, and American Camping Association. Much of the guidance has been relaxed, however for the safety of our Girl Scouts, volunteers, and families, and due to the wide range of communities Girl Scouts River Valleys serves, some of the guidance remains firmer than current federal or state requirements.

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Gold Award Girl Scout Kayla M. Educated Local & Virtual Communities About Minimizing Food Waste

Girl Scout Kayla M.

Tackling the issue of food waste? Challenge accepted! For her Gold Award project, Kayla taught cooking classes educating her local and virtual community about food waste and its impact on the environment, and how to use food creatively. To widen her audience, she also created informative TikTok and Facebook videos acquiring over 9,000 views.

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Cannon Falls senior: An honored Girl Scout who keeps giving

16 Jun 2021

Brianna Johnston, a busy senior at Cannon Falls High School, is an award-winning Girl Scout, student athlete and singer.

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2021 Cookie Program by the Numbers

28 May 2021

Thanks to the massive teamwork from our girls and volunteers, we are pleased to share the end of season cookie totals:

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2021 Top Ten Cookie Sellers

14 May 2021

Watch Girl Scouts River Valleys CEO Tish Bolger reveal our Top 10 cookie sellers for 2021

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Police and fire departments across country send patches to Belle Plaine girl

08 May 2021

Police and fire departments across country send patches to Belle Plaine girl

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New Shop Hours and Contactless Pick-Up Orders

28 Apr 2021

Beginning May 1 2021, in-store shopping without appointments is available You can also order items for contactless pick-up by using the Contactless Pick-Up Order Form.

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New Troop Tenting Overnights Available!

16 Apr 2021

Reservations for troop tenting overnights are available for Girl Scouts River Valleys' troops and Juliettes at Camps Edith Mayo, Northwoods and Singing Hills.

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New Leader Cohorts Coming Soon!

01 Apr 2021

Brand new leaders are invited to join a new leader cohort

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Girl Scouts River Valleys' Press Corps Presents: Video Chat Fun!

31 Mar 2021

Girl Scouts River Valleys' Press Corps member Ella T. shares ten fun activities to do over a video chat.

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Girl Scouts Supports Black Lives Matter

16 Jun 2020

We pledge to never stop working to create the just and equitable world that every girl, and all of us, deserve.