Fun, friendship and new adventures are what Girl Scouts is all about. Girls make new friends, challenge themselves, write their own stories, and take action to change the world for the better.
How? Through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience:
Girl-led: Girl Scouts follow their own lead, no matter their age.
Learning by Doing: Hands-on activities help them feel empowered to shape their own experience.
Cooperative Learning: With a tight-knit group of friends, Girl Scouts learn and grow together while cheering on each other.
Activities in the Girl Scout Leadership Experience focus on four key areas:
With the help of supportive adults and troop leaders who bring those processes to life, Girl Scouts:
Girl Scouts Love State Parks
It’s time to lead the way at your favorite state parks and help create a better planet for all! How? By heading out to explore your local state parks during this year’s Girls Scouts Love State Parks Weekend! On September 9th and 10th, you can participate in self-guided tours, family hikes, watersports, stargazing, and more; all while fostering a clean environment for everyone to enjoy with Pick Up America.
This four-week series is designed to teach Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors the ins-and-outs of the voting process so that when the time comes they will be prepared to be actively engaged. Participants will learn about democracy and how they can be involved in local, state, and national elections going on right now. Guest speakers will discuss the role of elected officials at the local, state, and federal level, the influence that elections and voters have over these positions, and answer questions about the election process and elected offices.
Kick off Cookie Season with Cookie College. Earn your Cookie Business badge: Daisy Cookie Goal Setter, Brownie Cookie Decision Maker, Junior My Cookie Team, Cadette Cookie Innovator, Senior Cookie Boss, and Ambassador Cookie Influence. Listen to savvy sales advice from guest speakers. Find out cookie selling secrets from our very own top achievers. Create a cookie snack with Chef CEO Nikki. PLUS fun, friends, & door prizes
Get ready night owls for the best overnight fun at the mall! Mall Madness is back!! This year's theme is "Spring Fling!" Registrations for both girls and adults includes admission, snacks, t-shirt, patch, and activities. There will be additional activities for Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador Girl Scouts. All adults who attend are required to work a one-hour shift at some during the night.
S'mores Day is celebrated each year on August 10. Did you know this camp classic was basically invented by Girl Scouts? In 1927, the first s'mores recipe was printed in the Girl Scout handbook, “Tramping and Trailing with the Girl Scouts.” Legend says the name “s'mores” came about because everyone who tasted the gooey campfire concoction asked for “some more.”