Trailhead – Monthly News for GSGWM Families – September 2016


September 21, 2016 Edition

We’re gearing up for another exciting Girl Scout year and have some important reminders and resources to share with our Girl Scout families:

Save Her Spot: Re-register Your Girl Scout by September 29!

The 2016-2017 membership year begins October 1. Our member registration system will be offline for maintenance/updates on Friday, September 30, so be sure to renew your Girl Scout’s membership by September 29 to save her spot!

On October 1, any remaining troop openings will be made available to new or transferring members. Re-register your girl today so she’ll continue to enjoy the adventure, friendship, and fun of Girl Scouts!

Please note: girls using Cookie Dough toward their member registration will need to use a paper registration form. Paper registrations take longer to process and must be completed BEFORE September 29 to continue membership for the 2016-2017 membership year.

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Important Store Hours Update

Extended Store Hours Thursday, September 22!
Both Bedford, NH and Williston, VT retail stores with extended hours until 7 pm.

Store Closed for Inventory Next Week
Our Williston, VT and Bedford, NH retail stores will be closed for inventory next Monday through Friday, September 26 through 30. You may continue to shop online 24/7 at

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Get Your Discount Tickets to Girl Expo-NH


Girl Expo-NH will be here on Saturday, October 8. The event, which is open to the public, features over 100 hands-on exhibits, workshops, and stage shows. Do you have your tickets yet? Now through October 3, registered Girl Scouts may purchase tickets online for only $3! Tickets are $5 at the door. When you purchase tickets online, you’ll also have an opportunity to pre-register for our many exciting workshops. Get yours today!

Fall Product Sale Runs September 16 Through October 21


Is your Girl Scout participating in this year’s Fall Product Sale? It’s a quick and easy way to boost troop funds early in the year, enabling girls to enjoy even more amazing activities and experiences! New this year: troops may hold booth sales! Connect with your Troop Product Sale Coordinator for details. Need additional support? Contact Customer Care at or 888.474.9686.

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Join us for Halloween Fun!


Girl Scouts are invited to join us for Halloween treats, games, and other activities on Thursday, October 27 from 4 to 6 pm at Camp Seawood in Portsmouth, NH, and at our Bedford and Williston offices. Both retail stores will also be open for business. This is a drop-in event and admission is free, but reservations are required. Please confirm your attendance at Attendees are encouraged to bring a canned good or other non-perishable item for local food pantries. All Girl Scouts will receive a patch!

Program Guide Filled with Girl Scout Fun

Check out our current Program Guide, which includes programs scheduled through January, 2017. Our next Program Guide, which will include programs scheduled through next summer, should arrive in your mailbox by early October. To view these and more offerings in our online Program Guide, visit and click on the Activities tab.

Help Choose our National CEO

Girl Scouts of the USA is searching for our new national CEO and would like your help in identifying those qualities that are most important for the leader of our movement. When completing this survey, please think about the challenges and opportunities our CEO will face over the next two to five years. All responses are due by September 30.

Complete Survey


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