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Girl Scout Night with the Las Vegas 51s


More than 1,100 Girl Scouts, alumnae and friends of Girl Scouts gathered at Cashman Field on May 18 to celebrate 100 years of Girl Scouts of the USA. The nearly sold out stadium rooted on the 51s, who took to the field in Girl Scout inspired jerseys. More than $10,000 was raised to support leadership programs for girls in southern Nevada.


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Silver Award Girls



Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada honored 22 Girl Scout Cadettes with their Silver Award during its 2012 Young Women of Distinction ceremony at The Orleans Hotel & Casino May 5. The Girl Scout Silver Award is the highest award a Cadette Girl Scout in grades 6th - 8th can earn. It gives girls the chance to show that they are a leader who is organized, determined, and dedicated to improving their community. Silver Award recipients:  

  • Sara Bullock
  • Julia Carlson
  • Shayna Davis
  • Megan Denter
  • Judzia Dooley
  • Teahl Dooley
  • Gabrielle Eustache
  • Hannah Hofmann
  • Jeri Mallory
  • Monika Martinez
  • Stephanie Mevius
  • Liliana Miller
  • Rachel Patterson
  • Michaela Perry
  • Ashlee Raleigh
  • Taylor Romero
  • Angela Michele Silva
  • Sarah Stipek
  • Cerys Sullivan
  • Lacie Thomas
  • Madison Thompson
  • Jasmine Vazquez

Troop Spotlight 

Cadette Troop 417


Cadette Troop 417 recently took a trip to the birthplace of Girl Scouts. Their weeklong trip to Savannah, GA was two years in the making and was spent touring the city as well as the Juliette Low Birthplace.

Girl Scout Silver Award Brings Awareness to Victims of Violence   

Chasey Danser, Piper Wagoner and Natalie Wainscott 


On Saturday, June 2, Girl Scout Cadettes: Chasey, Piper, and Natalie commemorated the conclusion of their Silver Award project with a tree dedication at Floyd Lamb State Park. Their project, "Don't Forget Us," brought awareness to victims of violence through the distribution of informational flyers and the creation of a website


The girls were moved to take action after a 15 year-old girl in their neighborhood was brutally murdered.

In addition to the tree, the girls placed a plaque in a rock garden filled with inspirational messages - all to honor the victims of violence and their families.

Badges Patches Awards - C


Skill Building Badge: Trailblazing


Join in a favorite Girl Scout adventure! Head for the back-country, where you'll explore nature and challenge your body on a trailblazing trek. In this badge, you'll stay at least one night at a backwoods or primate site, so get ready to learn some new outdoor skills while you share fresh-air fund and games with your Girl Scout sisters.


The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting can help you learn about trailblazing by following these 5 steps:

  1. Start planning your adventure
  2. Get your body and your teamwork skills ready
  3. Create your menu
  4. Gain some trailblazing know-how
  5. Head out on the trail
When you have earned this badge, you'll know how to take a safe and fun overnight backpacking trip. Get started on your Trailblazing badge today - refer to your Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting for complete instructions and activities.

Cadettes Program Block
Mystery at the Inn
June 16, 2012 Girl w/ Magnifying Glass


Jump into the role of a super sleuth! Your mission, should you choose to accept it... solve the mystery at the inn! Partnering with Mystery Adventures of Las Vegas, Girl Scouts will become crime scene investigators for a day as they follow clues to various locations and solve the baffling mystery!



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Girls in Action
Helldorado Parade
More than 150 girls shared their Girl Scout spirit during the Helldorado Parade on May 19. The Girl Scout float honored 100 years of Girl Scouting as girls had signs showing what their future leadership roles might look like.   

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Gears, Gadgets and Girls Mindstorm


38 Girls geared up for some hands-on fun May 23! Girls constructed LegoŽ Mindstorm kits! Plus, they got see a LEGOŽ brick demonstration of robots and machines!

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June 2012

In This Issue
Early Registration
Girl Scout Night with the Las Vegas 51s
Silver Awards
Troop Spotlight
Girl Spotlight
Badges, Patches & Awards
Cadette Programs
Girls in Action
Gears, Gadgets and Girls
Learning Opportunities
Waiting for Placement
Night Explorer
Register for Summer Camp
Family Fun Day
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In The News

5/17 - Girl Scouts Night with the Las Vegas 51s


5/16 - Girl Scouts Night with the Las Vegas 51s


5/15 - Girl Scout Night planned for Friday at 51s game
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5/13 - Girl Scouts Night with the Las Vegas 51s


4/22 - Many summer camps already open for registration
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