The Outlook – Monthly Updates for Girl Scout Volunteers

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November 2016

Change More Lives & Get $50. Invite a Friend to Volunteer Today!

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It’s no surprise that 96 percent of girls have tried at least one new thing as a Girl Scout, right?

As a Girl Scout volunteer, you introduce girls to fun, new, and unique experiences every day, and help them find their spark as they prepare to practice a lifetime of leadership. You’re their biggest fan, their guiding star, and their hero, and we need more amazing mentors just like you to impact even more girls’ lives.

Starting Tuesday, Nov. 15, invite a friend to start a new Girl Scout Daisy, Brownie, or Junior troop, and everyone wins! We’ll email you with more details then.

Plus, when you double the friends, you double your prize —-  $100 for you and a Volunteer Resource Pack (a $50 value) for each friend. Awesome!
Offer runs Nov. 15-Dec. 15, 2016. Questions? We’re here for you. Contact us. Please review official Terms and Conditions.


 

 

Silver and Gold Awards

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Now is a great time to start planning for Silver and Gold Award projects. Check out our Silver and Gold Award Fact Sheets and our Highest Award Financing Fact Sheets on our website. Attend an upcoming Silver or Gold Award webinar for more information or reach out to us with your questions and to help girls plan their projects.
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Service Bars

Winter is a busy time of service to the community and to Girl Scouting for many older girls. Have girls track their hours to earn a Community Service Bar and/or Service to Girl Scouting Bar at every age level. Download the new paperwork below.

Community Service Bar
Service to Girl Scouting Bar

 

Learn About Our Exciting Travel Opportunities!

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Check out Girl Scout Destinations, the ultimate adventure program for girls ages 11 and older. Travel with Girl Scouts from throughout the country, see and learn new things, and pack your bags full of inspiring, life-changing experiences and memories. First round applications are due to the Bedford office by November 28, 2016 and second round applications are due February 13, 2017.

Want to learn more? Join us for our Travel Information Session next Wednesday, November 16, at 6 pm. Register for this online session to learn about our many upcoming travel opportunities, including visits to Costa Rica, London, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and France, as well as several domestic trips (including mother and daughter trips).

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Mark Your Calendar

Badge Sampler—Girl Scout Juniors are invited to join us in our Williston office on Friday, November 18, at 6 pm. Work towards your Product Designer and Jeweler badges as you learn from industry experts, and create some amazing new products!

Try-It Sampler—Girl Scout Brownies are invited to join us in the Williston office on Saturday, November 19, from 6 to 8 pm. Earn part of the STEAM try-its. Each day will be different and include parts of Home Scientist, Computer Expert, Letterboxer, Bugs, Senses, and Inventor. Register HERE by November 15.

Green Saturday—Join us in our Bedford and Williston offices on Saturday, November 19, from 10 am to 2 pm for extended shopping hours, store specials, crafts, and holiday fun for the entire family! All registered Girl Scouts will receive a FREE, limited edition Green Saturday patch!

STEAM Expo—Join us in our Bedford office on Saturday, December 3, from 1 to 4 pm for bristlebot-building, SCRATCH Coding lessons, the chance to chat with female STEAM professionals as well as our very own Girl Scout robotics team, and more! Register HERE by November 20.

Cookie Rallies—Join us January 7, from 2 to 5 pm in Vermont at The Champlain Valley Exposition or Saturday, January 14, from 2:30 to 4:30 pm in New Hampshire at the SNHU Arena (formerly Verizon Wireless Arena), followed by a Monarchs game at 6 pm. Each event is unique and jam-packed with exciting, giveaways and hands-on activities to help you make your Girl Scout Cookie Sale a fabulous success. Choose one or both locations! Registration is now open online HERE.

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Upcoming Programs

Snowshoeing Adventure – January 14, 2017, Hollis, NH
Enjoy a snowshoeing obstacle course and quest for signs of life in winter!
$14 pp
REGISTER

Winter Getaway – January 21, 2017, Holderness, NH
Get a behind-the-scenes tour to find out what happens to native species in winter.
$12 pp
REGISTER

For more information, contact our Customer Care team at 888.474.9686.


The Outlook is a monthly newsletter for Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains’ volunteers.

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