Summer is here and it is time to celebrate Zoo and Aquarium Month, Music Day, and more! There are activities for you to do as a troop or as a family. Bring on the heat and the commemorative celebration activities! Zoo and Aquarium Month Kickoff your summer by celebrating animals and places you can visit … Continue reading June Commemorative Celebrations
Many people don't know, but American Girl Scouts get to travel the world, and that's a very good thing, as the more we can expose our young people to other cultures, the better off we'll be in this increasingly globalized environment. - Anna Maria Chavez, CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA We couldn’t have … Continue reading Explore the World Around You! Trips & Travel within Girl Scout Journeys
By: Alyssa H., Girl Scout Ambassador-Troop 1584 Over the summer I had the opportunity to be involved in a Girl Scout destinations trip to Costa Rica. It was a truly life-changing experience that opened my eyes to different cultures and also allowed me to look into myself and to become a better leader. Describing this … Continue reading Costa Rican Adventure
By: Juliana M., Girl Scout Senior – Troop #49 Thanks to Girl Scouts-NC Coastal Pines and my amazing parents I spent a week in Los Angeles this summer at the Hollywood Dreamin’ Girl Scouts’ destinations program. This was a program for Girl Scouts interested in filmmaking. In one week we put together a short film … Continue reading Hard Work Pays Off: My Week in Hollywood!
By Mikayla S., Girl Scout Senior – Troop #49 Not many people have the opportunity to spend two weeks in a foreign country without their parents. I am one of those few people. From holding newly hatched baby sea turtles, to scuba diving a shipwreck, to ziplining through the canopy, my two weeks in Costa … Continue reading The Adventure of a Lifetime!
By Cheryl Olive, Girl Scout Troop #7000 – International Travel Group Traveling is a great way for girls to gain experiences exploring new places and new culture. Over spring break, nine adult members and one Girl Scout Ambassador from Girl Scouts – NC Coastal Pines traveled to Our Cabaña in hot and sunny Mexico. This … Continue reading Girl Scouts Travel to Our Cabaña In Mexico