Mark your calendar for Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada's Annual Cookie Kickoff Carnival! Invite your family and friends to enjoy a day full of fun carnival games, great food and.....GIRL SCOUT COOKIES!
Advance Purchase Carnival Tickets
25 tickets for $5 or 50 tickets for $10
Sold in a zipper purse (Quantities Limited)
Pre-sale tickets available
December 6, 2011 - January 20, 2012
Cost: 2 Ink cartridges (no Epson), a cell phone, or $1
Available in the Council Shop
"Yummy Tummy" Dessert Cookie Contest
We are looking for top-notch treats and inviting your troop to show us what you can do with a cookie. Your baking skills are needed for this delightful little contest at the Cookie Carnival. The cookie this year is: Shortbread. Get contest rules and registration form here
Financial Literacy Badge: Cookie CEO
Ever dream of running your own business? Guess what? When you sell Girl Scout Cookies, you're already running your own business - and you can earn this badge for it! Now's the time to sharpen your business skills as you prepare to take part in the cookie sale starting this month!
The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting can help you earn your Cookie CEO badge by following these 5 steps:
- Set a group goal
- Explore how a small business works
- Create a cookie sale job list
- Learn to make a good impression
- Track your sales
When you have earned this badge, you'll know more about how to run all parts of your cookie business. Get started on your Cookie CEO badge today - refer to your Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting for complete instructions and activities.
Interested in registering to sell cookies? Contact Toni Carey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hide and Seek - Geocaching for Beginners
March 3, 2012
X marks the spot! Join other Girl Scout Juniors on a high tech hide and seek adventure. Geocaching is an outdoor sporting activity in which the participants use Global Positioning System (GPS) techniques to hide and seek containers, called "geocaches" or "caches", anywhere in the world.
Junior Learning Opportunities
|2012 is the Year of the Girl|
In a move designed to focus national attention on girls and the issues they face, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) has declared 2012 the Year of the Girl
: a celebration of girls, recognition of their leadership potential, and a commitment to creating a coalition of like-minded organizations and individuals in support of balanced leadership in the workplace and in communities across the country.
During the Year of the Girl, Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada will mix celebrations of the organization's 100 years as the preeminent leadership experience for girls with efforts to create a sense of urgency around girls' issues.
Here are some of the 100th anniversary celebrations you and your Daisy Girl Scout can look forward to:
- March 10 - 100th Anniversary Hoover Dam Bridging
- March 20 - Alumnae/Volunteer Event - Ladies Night with the Las Vegas Wranglers
- May 18 - Girl Scout Night with the Las Vegas 51's
- December 2012 - Girl Scout Night with the Las Vegas Wranglers
More learning opportunities available at girlscoutsnv.org