Join us for a full day of workshops that will help you be a better troop leader! This event is offered to all registered leaders, co-leaders, and adult volunteers active in Girl Scouting. The fee is $15 per person and includes a commemmorative tote bag and lunch. The registration deadline is Friday, September 5, 2014.
Workshop topics include (choose 4 to attend):
FYI: For Your Information, Energize Your Troop Meetings!, Ceremonies, Games Girl Scouts Play!
STEM 101: Great Troop Meetings in a Box!, Financial Literacy with Daisies and Brownies: Programming Support for Volunteer Leaders, Journey Express Days for Younger Girls: Programming Support for Volunteer Leaders
Create Your Own Theme Weekend at Camp (for Junior-Ambassador Leaders), Create Your Own Theme Weekend at Camp (for Daisy and Brownie Leaders)
Moving at the Speed of the Girl: How to Incoporate Technology into Troop Meetings, Leading Girls to Go for the Bronze, Silver, and Gold Awards, BFF: Be a Friend First (Anti-Bullying)
Girl Scouts of Nassau County Cookie Dunking event, 2 days ago
Girl Scouts of Nassau County (GSNC) will attempt to break the world record for the "Most People Dunking a Girl Scout Cookie" - feel free to join them on Saturday morning, January 31, at the Broadway Mall in Hicksville. Help them get an idea of how many people show up by registering for the event at http://www.gsnc.org/program/index.asp#WorldRecordCookieDunk. GSNC expects that it will take about an hour to get everyone in place, and just a moment to dunk the Girl Scout Cookies.... Good luck, GSNC! Saturday, January 31 at Broadway Mall in Hicksville GS Nassau County will attempt to break the world record for “Most People Dunking Cookies”. www.gsnc.org
Girl Scouts, 2 days ago
American actress, singer, and dancer Debbie Reynolds with a Girl Scout in an undated photo for #TBT. Who recognizes the medal?
Girl Scouts, 4 days ago
It's not too late to sign up for our Web Designer Badge program! Girls will learn how to design sites, code, and learn about jobs in the industry! Make sure to sign up today! https://girlscoutsnyc.wufoo.com/forms/website-designer/
Girl Scouts, 8 days ago
The girls from Troop 2832 in Brooklyn who were filmed for CUNY-TV about their robotics project voted to name the robot. Says troop leader Tatiana Serafin: "They decided to give him a full name to account for all the votes each different name got." His name? "Robi G. Brainy the First". In the picture below, the girls proudly show off his finished arm.
Girl Scouts, 9 days ago
This week's #TBT photo is dated somewhere between 1965 and 1969 and shows our Girl Scouts with VP Humphrey - complete with gloves, berets, and (in one case) butterfly glasses!
Girl Scouts, 16 days ago
Troop 2832 in Brooklyn was interviewed for CUNY-TV about one of our cool STEM programs. The girls worked on their robot, and chatted with reporter Carol Anne Riddell. The show will air in March.
Girl Scouts, 17 days ago
On this undated photo we are posting for #TBT, four Girl Scouts are getting ready to perform on #WNEW-AM 1130, which billed itself as the "World’s Greatest Radio Station". 1130 was the first radio station to ever use disc jockeys, and was an outlet for the music of Frank Sinatra, Lena Horne, Mel Torme, Mary Lou Williams, and many others. WNEW-AM was shut down on December 15th, 1992. - Let us know if you recognize one of the girls in this photo!
Girl Scouts, 18 days ago
There's still spaces open for Seniors in our Web Designer Badge Program. make sure to sign up today! https://girlscoutsnyc.wufoo.com/forms/website-designer/
Video: Girl Scouts Reveal 3 New Cookies, 19 days ago
Watch this teaser clip talking about the upcoming Girl Scout- appearance on Good Morning America with George Stephanopoulos earlier today... http://beta.criticalmention.com/#/player/shareId=250123&partnerToken=fb6ca036-8747-4c36-8b5c-810f7c60358e&clientId=54248 ...then watch the actual clip of Alexius, Ciara, Isabella, Lauren, and Olivia introducing the new cookie varieties: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/girl-scouts-reveal-cookies-28003621 The new treats include Rah-Rah Raisin, Gluten-Free Trios and Gluten-Free Toffee-tastic. abcnews.go.com
Girl Scouts Add 3 New Cookies to Iconic Lineup, 20 days ago
In addition to our Girl Scouts (see previous post) appearing on Good Morning America today, ABC News ran this more in-depth article about the new cookies: http://abcnews.go.com/Lifestyle/girl-scouts-add-cookies-iconic-lineup/story?id=27929003 The Girl Scouts are adding three brand new cookies: Rah-Rah Raisin oatmeal cookies, Gluten-Free Trios, and Gluten-Free Toffee-tastics, embracing new food trends. abcnews.go.com