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Badges, Activities, & Beyond, Volunteer Experience, Volunteers

New Troop Tips: Exploring Your Community’s Resources

As a new troop leader, there is so much to learn. Each troop meeting and outing will add more knowledge and skill to your troop leader toolbox. Pretty soon you’ll have definite opinions on which Girl Scout repeat song you can (and cannot) handle on its fifteenth go round (looking at you, Princess Pat!), you’ll be able to predict how many fruit snacks a group of 10 first graders will consume in a single sitting, and your conflict resolution strategies will grow exponentially as  ...

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Badges, Activities, & Beyond, Family Experience, Girls, Parents, Volunteers

Girl Scout Discount Days 2019

Girl Scouts of Western Ohio has some awesome deals for our members from community organizations across our council who want you to attend their events. Check out our list of special ticket prices, Girl Scout days, and more and get ready to spend less on your next adventure. Last Updated: April 2, 2019 Sporting Events Cincinnati Reds On Saturday, July 27, the Cincinnati Reds are excited to welcome the Girl Scouts, their friends, & families to the 2019 Girl Scout Night at Great  ...

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Badges, Activities, & Beyond, Volunteer Experience, Volunteers

When You Need an Expert, Call Our Community Partners!

So we’ve got all these awesome badges and your troop is super excited to earn them. But there’s a little problem. Some of the badges your girls really want to try are just a little outside (or maybe a lot outside) of your comfort zone. Anyone just a little unsure about their space science knowledge? Or not an expert robot programmer? And what exactly is geocaching anyway? Don’t despair! While our badges are written so that the girls (and you) can build new skills even if  ...

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Badges, Activities, & Beyond, Girls

Are you a Girl Scout Ranger with the National Park Service?

Do you love the outdoors? Do you want to explore them as a Girl Scout Ranger? Then it’s time you checked out the Girl Scout Ranger program from the National Park Service! What’s the Girl Scout Ranger Program? The Girl Scout Ranger Program gives girls like you the opportunity to participate in fun and educational projects at  at national park sites. You could go on a guided hike, help build a bridge, participate in wildlife restoration, and many more awesome outdoor activities  ...

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