Girl Scout Day at the Capitol Gr. 6 - 12 - *Virtual*
Grades 6 – 12: Join us (virtually) on International Women's Day for Girl Scout Day at the Capitol 2022! You'll go on a virtual tour of the Minnesota Capitol, practice an advocacy scenario of your choice, and discuss strategies for advocating for the issues you care about with an advocacy expert and your fellow Girl Scouts. You will also learn about the Girl Scout Bill and feel confident meeting with your legislator(s) over the week following the program to ensure that all girls have access to the outdoor, STEM, and leadership opportunities that Girl Scouts provides.
Virtual Legislator Meetings: Girl Scouts River Valleys will organize virtual meetings with legislators and their constituents on weekdays from March 9th to March 16th. You’ll get to meet your legislator(s), help us getthe Girl Scout Billpassed, voice your concern for issues affecting girls today, and share how Girl Scouts is a solution. The meetings will be based on legislator schedules and the dates and times will be communicated closer to the event. Participants are encouraged to do their best to attend the meeting(s) if possible.
This event is open to Girl Scouts and families from Girl Scouts River Valleys, Girl Scouts Lakes and Pines, and Girl Scouts Dakota Horizons.
Please reach out to us email@example.com 800-845-0787 if you have any questions.
Included: All registrants will receive a package in the mail including an activity booklet for the program, fun stickers, bonus activities, and a postcard to send to your legislator.
How to Join: An email with details about how to join the zoom meeting will be sent to you 2-3 days before the event.