A SPECIAL EXHIBIT CELEBRATING THE COUNCIL OF GREATER NEW YORK'S 100th BIRTHDAY
George Bruce Branch Library, 518 West 125th Street, Manhattan
Join us at the George Bruce Branch Library for the opening ceremony of a special exhibit commemorating the history of Girl Scouts in Manhattan featuring photographs, original artwork and memorabilia from troops across Manhattan.
April 13, 2013:
A TOUCH OF HISTORY
Mother AME Zion Church, 151 West 136th Street, Manhattan
April 15, 2013:
FLASH MOB BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Central Park Bandshell, Manhattan
Sing "Happy Birthday," blow out birthday cake candles, and enjoy a sweet treat with your fellow Girl Scouts in honor of the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouting in New York City. For more information, click HERE.
April 20, 2013:
MOM AND ME CRUISE
At this 100th Anniversary event offered by the Bronx Borough Program Committee, participating Girl Scouts will see New York City from a new perspective as they cruise New York waterways in the company of a positive adult female role model in their life.
April 27, 2013:
ADULT VOLUNTEER & COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP EVENT
The Vanderbilt @ South Beach. 300 Father Capodanno Blvd., Staten Island
We invite you to visit Staten Island and enjoy the elegant view of the beach just steps away from the Vanderbilt. Join us as we recognize our fantastic Leaders, Community Sponsors and Volunteers, as we celebrate 100 years of Girl Scouting in Greater New York.
April 30, 2013:
100TH ANNIVERSARY GALA
The Waldorf Astoria New York, 301 Park Avenue at East 49th Street, Manhattan
Our 100th Anniversary Gala will celebrate 100 years of Girl Scouting in New York City and honor leaders engaged in strengthening and building our city, embody innovation, and are strong, positive role models of leadership for our girl members.
June 2, 2013:
Girls, leaders, parents and family members will come together to cross the 103rd Street pedestrian bridge to Randall’s Island as a symbol of the Girl Scouts of Greater New York bridging into the next century. On the island, girls will participate in program activities, with particular emphasis on STEM. The Take Action Fair will provide girls with the opportunity to gather information and inspiration from leading community-based organizations on taking action in their communities. Additionally, everyone will be able to visit a program exhibitor area, enjoy entertainment and participate in a traditional sing-a-long.
June 12, 2013:
GOLD AWARD CEREMONY
The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest and most prestigious award that Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors can earn. This annual ceremony honors the achievements of the girls from our council who have achieved this honor as well as young women who have earned scholarships.
June - August 2013:
A CENTURY OF GIRL SCOUTING IN NYC
A historical exhibit at the Brooklyn Public Library featuring photos, art, sculpture, books, uniforms, poetry, short stories, and crafts. Submissions are due by April 30, 2013.