Get ready for another year of unleashing your inner G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader), Girl Scouts, and register early! Early Bird Registration and Renewal will start April 1st and end May 15th for the 2019 membership year at Girl Scouts—North Carolina Coastal Pines. Here are the top 3 reasons to register early: Early Bird Incentives … Continue reading 2018-19 Early Bird Registration
As we celebrate Girl Scouts’ 106th birthday, we acknowledge the creation of the very first troop in Savannah, GA. Juliette Gordon “Daisy” Low invited a group of girls to a meeting and began teaching them the ten parts of the Law as they were stated at the time: A Girl Scout is Honorable, Loyal, Useful, … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Girl Scouts! Reflecting on Our History
Connect, grow, and impact, Girl Scouts! On Saturday, February 24th, Girl Scouts and Girl Guides across the globe did just that during an event recognizing World Thinking Day (celebrated February 22), an annual celebration of international friendship and sisterhood. World Thinking Day has been a Girl Scout tradition since 1926, and is celebrated by girls … Continue reading World Thinking Day
They say age is just a number, but we think we look good at 106 years old! Our birthday on March 12 marks the day that Juliette Gordon Low started the first Girl Scout troop in 1912, and it kicks-off our weekday Girl Scout Spirit Week campaign. This year Girl Scout Week will be held … Continue reading Girl Scout Week is Almost Here!
Meridith Orr, Program Executive “Name five things on which the comfort and welfare of your family depend, which are controlled by your Government.” – Scouting for Girls Proficiency test question for Citizen Merit Badge, 1927 “Girl Scouts is not an organization. Girl Scouts is a Movement,” I was reminded by a volunteer who had been … Continue reading From an Eight-Pointed Star to the G.I.R.L. Agenda: Citizenship in Girl Scouting
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive Whether it’s trekking across the globe or enjoying the outdoor life by the camp fire, Girl Scouts provides unique troop experiences that help girls explore their interests in a safe space. These specialty troop experiences include delving into the world of science and technology. Here at Girl Scouts – North … Continue reading Gadget Girls Put the “Go-Getter” in G.I.R.L. Robotics!