GSVSC 2019 Annual Meeting

Date:
Sat Jan 26, 8:45 AM - 2:30 PM
Location:
Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave Map
Category:
Meetings
Level:
Adults, Ambassador, Brownie, Cadette, Daisy, Junior, Senior, Volunteer
Region:
Northwest
 

Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council 
2019 Annual Meeting

The GSVSC Annual Meeting is a time to join members together to: do the business of the council; socialize and share our common goals and successes; and network by grade-levels, geographical location and program interest. AND HAVE FUN! Girl Scouts work together and play together!

WHEN
Friday, January 25, and Saturday, January 26, 2019
(Alternate Date: Friday, February 1, and Saturday, February 2)

WHERE
Blue Ridge Community College
Plecker Workforce Center Auditorium
One College Lane
Weyers Cave, VA

Hotel accommodations information is here (PDF)

WHO
Daisies-Ambassadors, Volunteers (Delegates must be 14 years of age and older)

WHAT
Friday, Jan. 25: The College Search Process
This workshop will inspire and prepare middle school and high school Girl Scouts for the college search process. 

Saturday, Jan. 26: Annual Meeting
Council business meeting, lunch, recognitions and silent auction and fundraiser for scholarships. 

DEADLINE
Friday, January 11, 2019
Luncheon reservations and payment are due no later than January 11, 2019.

DETAILS

Friday, January 25, 7-8:30 PM 
Blue Ridge Community College
(Open to girls and adults)

This workshop will inspire and prepare middle school and high school Girl Scouts for the college search process. Explore how you fit into the college admissions journey. Experts will prepare you for the college search and application process. In addition the Ambassador's College Knowledge badge will be partially achieved. 

Saturday, January 26, 8:45 AM - 2:30 PM 
Blue Ridge Community College

8:45-9:30 AM

  • Registration
  • Special Exhibits (display space is limited; please contact us at info@gsvsc.org or 540-777-5110)
  • Girl Scout Skyline Shop open for business
  • Gift Basket Extravaganza Silent Auction and Fundraiser: to raise money for the council’s scholarship fund.

9:45 AM - 12:30 PM: Council Business Meeting

  • Opening Flag Ceremony
  • Stewardship Report – a summary of FY2018 finances, fund development, membership, program and accomplishments.
  • Election and installation of new officers and directors and recognition of retiring officers and directors.

12:30 to 1:30 PM: Luncheon

1:30-2:30 PM: Council Recognitions

Years of Adult Service Pins and Adult Membership Numeral Guards are provided by Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council in 5-year increments. Pins may be requested at any time by completing applications #4050 and/or #4051. Your pin will be mailed to you or if requested pins for 20 years or more will be presented at the annual meeting.

Pin requests must be received by January 7, 2019, for presentation of the 20+ year’s pins at the 2019 Annual Meeting. Tip: service units or at-large groups could present pins under 20 years at one of their meetings or special gatherings. When counting years please remember the Girl Scout membership year is October 1-September 30.

ALTERNATE DATE
February 1 and February 2, 2019
To find out if the alternate date will be used, call the council office in Roanoke (540-777-5100 or 1-800-542-5905) after 12 PM on Friday, January 25, and listen to the message. Announcements will also be made on GSVSC social media pages and the website. If in doubt about the weather, call before you leave home!