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May 29, 2014 at 01:34pm
At Girl Scouts, it’s not just that you get to go – you get to go together. All your adventures are even more special because your friends are right by your side…imagine what you’ll do next year.
Why wait? Claim your spot for another year of fun!
Enjoy another great year with Girl Scouts and Jump into spring with our spring membership renewal campaign Jump Start!
Girls get a free Jump Start patch if forms are turned in to the Waite Park Regional Center by June 15,
New this year for 01 Leaders: A Girl Scout shop gift certificate for your own Girl Scout polo shirt (comes in all sizes) if you return your completed troop roster as indicated and re-register all continuing girls and adults by June 15, 2014.
Girls and families worked hard to sell cookies. Use those proceeds to pay their $15 membership fees! (It will be one less thing to pay for during back-to-school time!) Troops have always been encouraged to include membership
renewal in their troop budget as part of being a self sufficient troop.
Other great benefits to your troop and your Service Unit: Your troop will be ready to start right away in the fall and you will know who is returning! Placing new girls at fall registration is easy because troops know the number of new girls they can add to their troop. The recruitment of new adult leadership can start right away because you will know if an adult leader is not returning. A Troop Assessment Form (#3603) is available for you to print and distribute at your next SU leader’s meeting to find out if volunteers will be returning.
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Are you a fun loving person who loves Girl Scouts? Read on…
Your Membership Specialist is seeking volunteers who like to have fun to establish Recruitment Teams within each service unit. What do SU Recruitment Teams do? They have fun getting the word out about Girl Scouts!
Where do you start?
1. Contact your Membership Specialist today to join your Service Unit’s Recruitment Team!
2. Share ideas to make recruitment in your school or town tons of fun for girls and families.
3. Partner with you Membership Specialist to set dates and plans for your Service Unit’s Fall Kick-off and your Fall Recruitment events.
Membership Stats as of May 27, 2014
Girls 6,718 We are 1,552 girls away from reaching our girl goal of 8,270.
Adults 2,538 We are 272 adults away from reaching our adult goal of 2,804
Total Membership 9,256 (this ncludes 452 lifetime members)
March 4, 2014 at 09:08am
Are you thinking about a spring or summer camping trip with your troop? What a great way to do some team building and make memories you and your girls will always treasure. NOW is the time to get your GSMWLP Basic Outdoor Skills training so you'll be ready.
Whether you're just getting started or have been camping all your life, the Basic Outdoor Skills (BOS) training is designed to prepare you to lead a safe and successful Girl Scout camping trip, so we require at least one adult on your trip to have completed our BOS training. Plus, you'll get to enjoy some delicious food cooked over a campfire!
GSMWLP Basic Outdoor Skills
March 22, 2014
Camp Sanderson - Spicer MN
10:00am - 2:00pm
Deadline to register: March 19
Questions? Contact Leah Voss | 320-247-4565 | firstname.lastname@example.org
February 3, 2014 at 11:47am
You are invited to the adult retreat/camp care weekend at Shingobee Timbers. Please share this with all registered Girl Scout adults in our council and register today to be part of this great weekend! Space is limited to the first 40 registrations so don’t delay! Click HERE for the registration form.
February 3, 2014 at 11:32am
We accept nominations year round for the many deserving volunteers who strive to provide the best Girl Scout experience for girls in Girl Scouting! Check out the recognition page on our website for descriptions and criteria: http://www.gslakesandpines.org/pages/Recognition/
You may also request numeral year pins from our website on the same link! Remember to include your years as a girl when you are adding them up!
November 13, 2013 at 10:24am
Secure valuable information to help the Cookie Sale Program run smoothly for your troop. All adult members are invited to attend Cookie Training. This training will be especially helpful for Troop Product Sales Managers (aka “Cookie Moms”), Troop Leaders, and Community Product Sales Managers. It’s suggested that at least one adult volunteer from each troop attend the training.
Region 4’s Cookie Sale Training has been set for Thursday, November 21, at 6:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church, 605 Douglas Street, Alexandria. Please allow about two hours for the training, plus additional time for asking questions, networking, and cookie
sampling. Light refreshments will be served. Bring a friend to share in the fun and learning!
Please RSVP to Maureen by Monday, November 18 if you plan to attend this important training. If this training date does not work for you, please see the full list of available Cookie Trainings on our website. See you there!