Teen Connection

Need Money?


Need money for college? Check out GSSWT's Scholarship Web page! Check out the GSUSA's Web site for national scholarships. Questions? Contact Dawn Williams.

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Save These Dates!


Prometheus Planning Club Meetings
Looking for a special place just for teen girls, then this is the place. All girls ages 11-17 are invited to join the Prometheus Club. Meetings are held on Sundays once a month from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. A special meeting will be on Sunday, January 30, 2011-- all meetings are held at the Sally Cheever Girl Scout Leadership Center.

Ambassador Bridging to Adult Ceremony
All graduating Girl Scout Ambassadors are invited to this very special bridging to adults ceremony hosted by the Order of the Silver Trefoil on Sunday, April 10, 2011. Look for more details to come.

Celebrations Award Ceremony
All girls who earn the Girl Scout Silver Award, Girl Scout Gold Award, Presidential Volunteer Service Award, and scholarship recipients are invited to the Celebrations Award Ceremony to be held Sunday, May 22, 2011.
 

Keep an eye out for future Teen Connections for more details about these upcoming events just for teens!

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Apply Today to Make a Lasting Difference

Girl Scouts' 100th Anniversary is just around the corner and we are seeking help from the ones who make it all possible -- you! Girls are asked to make a one- or two-year commitment on the 100th Anniversary Committee as the Girl Champion of many different sub-committees. Your commitment will help to form the activities and events that will frame the 100th Anniversary. If you are in the 9th-12th grade, you are encouraged to apply. Send your completed application ASAP to Erin Magee.

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Teen Robotics Team Members WANTED


Enjoy building things? Like to take things apart? Wonder how things work? Ever wanted to build a robot?


If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you should join Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas' Teen Robotics Teams!

 
Girls between the ages of 14 to 18 (grades 9-12) are wanted to join our team. This year we'll be competing in the US First FRC & FTC competition -- learn more here!


Questions? Contact Caroline Crosson, Robotics Team Volunteer (cell/text 210-632-3542).

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Program Aides/Volunteers Needed

GSSWT is looking for Program Aides (PAs) and volunteers for upcoming council programs. PA Core Training must have already been completed to sign up. Interested? Contact Dawn Williams. ...........................................................


Upcoming Program Fun

 
Explore Health Sciences and Careers -- Thursday, February 10
 


Design Your Way to a Better Future -- Saturday, March 26

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Upcoming Deadlines for Friday, April 15

  • Gold Award Final Report due to be included in Celebrations 2011
  • Silver Award Final Report due to be included in Celebrations 2011
  • Cherice Cochrane Gold Award, Jill Stager Memorial, and Leader of Tomorrow scholarship applications due