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WAGGGS @ Local Colors Festival

Sat May 21, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Local Colors Festival brings many different cultures together in one place. Attendees experience cuisine, performances, and displays from around the world. Children learn about other cultures through the passport program. It is a free event; no charge to attend. 

Our local council represents the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts at this multicultural festival via marching in the Parade of Nations and helming the Kids Korner. There are three different ways that Girl Scout troops/girls/families can participate:

  • ATTEND this marvelous multicultural festival! Grab a festival patch for $2 at the Girl Scout display table located in the Kids Korner/children’s activities area.
  • VOLUNTEER at children’s activities area (helping little ones with arts, crafts, & games); 2-hour shifts (10:30 AM-5:30 PM); FREE PATCH + T-SHIRT for one 2-hour shift. Open to Juniors-Ambassadors Girl Scouts and adult volunteers.
  • MARCH in the Parade of Nations representing the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts (10:50 AM-11:30 AM); FREE PATCH for marchers (girls only; adults may purchase for $2). Open to all age-level of Girl Scouts. Wear your Girl Scout vest/sash; we'll provide banners and flags for Girl Scouts to carry. 

To sign-up, just let us know what you are interested in and how many girls/adults will attend by Monday, May 9:

WHO: Daisies-Ambassadors
WHEN: Saturday, May 21, 11:00 AM-5:00 PM
WHERE: Elmwood Park, Downtown Roanoke City
PATCH: fun patches are $2; free for girl marchers & volunteers at Kids Korner 
GIRL SCOUT COORDINATORS: Jennifer Pfister & Judy Moore,