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Hoover Dam Goes Green for Girl Scouts!

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Legacy Badge: Girl Scout Way  


Girl Scouts of the USA is turning 100 this month. As a Girl Scout Ambassador, you're perfectly poised to help our sisterhood fly into its second powerful century. Though the badges, books, and presidents have changed along the way, some things have always been the Girl Scout way: Through song and celebration, service and action, the Movement continues to educate, inspire, and bring people together. Share our legacy in this badge as you spread your wings and launch Girl Scouting into the future.


The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting can help you explore Ambassador Girl Scout Ways by following these 5 steps:

  1. Use song to bring people together or to spread a message
  2. Celebrate World Thinking Day
  3. Share sisterhood around the world
  4. Leave your world better than you found it
  5. Enjoy Girl Scout traditions

When you have earned this badge, you'll know how to use the Girl Scout ways and traditions to make the world a better place. Get started on your Girl Scout Way badge today - refer to your Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting for complete instructions and activities.

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Basic Canoe Skills     

April 14-15


Calling all adventurous water lovers! Discover basic canoeing skills during this two-day class including learning proper terminology and safety measures on the water. Plus, participate in team building activities to help overcome situations such as a tipping canoe. Girls will also take swim test to demonstrate their abilities.  


Ambassador Learning Opportunities

Be a Leader, Board Positions Available 


The Board Development Committee is looking for girls interested in serving on the Board of Directors for the period beginning April 21, 2012 to April 2013. Two girls will be elected to serve on the Board. Girl must be at least 14 years of age and not be graduating from high school in 2012.  


The Board of Directors meets the first Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. in May, June, either July or August at Camp Foxtail, September, October, November, February and March. Girls need to be comfortable speaking up in a group of adults, and committed to attending the meetings.


If you are interested in either of these opportunities, please send an email to Patricia Miller, Chief Executive Officer, at with your name, phone number, age, school, a brief description of your Girl Scout Experience and any extra-curricular activities you currently participate in.

Congratulations Troop 138!


Girls Speak OutThe Girls Speak Out! contest gives you a chance to make your own Public Service Announcement (PSA) about what's important to you. If you're the top vote getter, your idea will be made into Girl Scouts' next PSA, professionally produced and all!  


The first theme (The next 100 years...) ended in December 2011. The winner was actually a troop from right here in Southern Nevada! View their winning submission here. 


The new theme is "we only have one planet". Make a PSA that asks others to go "green." Let people know what changes they can make - big or small - that add up to keep us all safe and healthy. Entries are due April 30, 2012. Voting will close May 15, 2012.


Click here for a chance to put your big ideas in front of a big audience. Good Luck and Have Fun!

Girls Speak Out

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March 2012

In This Issue
100th Anniversary
Hoover Dam Goes Green
Badges, Patches, & Awards
Ambassador Programs
Board Positions Available
Girls Speak Out!
Learning Opportunities
Ladies Night with the Las Vegas Wranglers
Register for Summer Camp
Girl Scout Night with the Las Vegas 51s
Volunteer Events
Give the Gift
Wranglers Ladies Night

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Volunteer Upcoming Events
Give Gift Meter
In The News

3/6 - Girl Scouts plan celebrations for reaching 100-year milestone

View News


3/1 - Girl Scouts Invade Hoover Dam for Anniversary Party

8 News Now


March - There's never been a better time to be a Girl Scout!

Parent's Guide


March - Cover Story

Parent's Guide


March - Girl Scouts

Desert Companion


2/28 - Centennial Hills Girl Scout slated for billboard fame

Centennial View Newspaper


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