Thinking Day 2013  
In This Issue
Win Trips Thru Cookie Program!
Feb Volunteers
Time Capsule
Help Build a Bike
The Spring Discover Book is Online!
Plan your Summer Fun! The brochure is now online.
Both books will be in the mail soon.  


National Girl Scout Cookie Day Recap
National Girl Scout Cookie Day Recap Video
What are you doing to sell your cookies? Be sure to send us your photos!

 A twist on cookie delivery in Oswego! 

HORSEHEADS boutique will be open Saturdays 9-11 a.m. during cookie cupboard time through March 17!
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February 20, 2013


Photo of the Week!

Cad 30516 Earns Silver
Linnea K. and Rebecca V. of  Girl Scout Cadette Troop 30516 completed requirements for the Girl Scout Silver Award with their project to organize and provide shelving for the Broome County Humane Society.  Also pictured on the ends are Laurie Hubik, shelter manager and Amber Stephenson, a shelter worker.  Girls completing the Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards by March 1 will be invited to the 2013 Young Women of Distinction dinners scheduled at four locations in May. Details.


 Submit your photos to Kim DunneYours may be selected for our Photo of the Week! 

NEW!! Win trips for your troop, service unit and more with the Girl Scout Cookie Program!

Are you a Girl Scout Cadette, Senior or Amabassador? Your troop can win a spot on our council trip to New York City in June!  Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors can win a troop spot at the Aquarium of Niagara and Buffalo Zoo trip!  Girls selling over 500 boxes can attend one week of camp for half price. (Triple your earned cookie dough and you may end up going for free!). Service units.... earn a customed planned overnight at one of our camps! Read the details and good luck selling those cookies!                           

February Volunteers of the Month 

Congratulations to the following volunteers selected for recogniation because of their dedication to girls and the Girl Scout Movement!

Brenda Barton, Sherry Crawford, Debbie Perkins, Laurie Rizzo, Mary Sherman and Sharon Tuttle.  Read more about these great women.

Help us close our time capsule!

Join us Saturday, March 16 at The Discovery Center in Binghamton for games, fun and help us close our 100th Anniversary time capsule. Details.

 Build-A-Bike 2013

Utica Safe Schools is holding the 8th Annual Build-A-Bike event on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at The Utica Memorial Auditorium. In 2012 they gave away 671 new and refurbished bikes,  NEW helmets and t-shirts. The children picked out a bike and brought it to trained bike mechanics from the community who taught the youth how to fix and maintain their bike.  In 2013 the group hopes to give away 700 bicycles, new helmets and this year bike locks. This effort can use your help! Flyer 

Programs & Events

Be sure to check our Programs and Events page often! If you're interested in these programs/events, register soon and encourage your friends to do so as well! Most events listed here have registration deadlines in the next few weeks.
New Programs Recently Scheduled

March 4 

Gr K-8

Sidney World Thinking Day

Feb 25 


March 2

Gr K-812  

Johnson City Stone Soup (am & pm sessions)Deadline
March 2

March 9

Gr 6-10 

Cooperstown Red Cross Babysitter's CourseDeadline
March 6

March 23

Gr 6-10 

Oneonta  Red Cross Babysitter's CourseDeadline
March 20 

April 13

Gr 6-10 

Worcester  Red Cross Babysitter's CourseDeadline
April 10 

June 8

Gr 6-10 

 Cicero Babysitter's CourseDeadline
May 22 
March 23
Gr K-12 
 Johnson City Peter Pan (am & pm shows)Deadline
March 23 



April 4
Gr K-12 
 Ogdensburg Frederic Remington Art Museum
 Discovery Tour
March 12 

April 4

Gr K-12 

 Binghamton  Harlem Globetrotters Deadline
April 1 
April 20,21
Gr K-12 
 Johnson City 
 Margaret Miller Ballet 
Saturday eve; Sunday afternoon 
April 20/21 



May 11

Gr K-5  

 Elmira  Mother-Daughter CupcakeDeadline
May 10 

May 18

Gr K-12 

 Elmira  Constable Hall Spring Fling Deadline
May 9 

May 24-26

Gr K-12 

 Harrisville  Spring Work Weekend @
 Camp Trefoil
May 10 
June 15
Gr K-12 
 Johnson City  Sleeping Beauty   (Afternoon/Eve performances) Deadline
June 15 

Afternoon MORE

Evening MORE 

Deadlines Looming!  
Girls' Night Out. Session 3. March 1. Corning. Reg. deadline: Feb. 22. More
Cancelled due to lack of enrollment
Science Alive. Feb. 21
Ski Day at Snow Ridge. Feb. 21
Zumba in Oswego. March 8
The following programs are now FULL or the deadline has passed.
No further registrations accepted
All About Dogsledding. February 23. Lacona
Save Spend Share. March 14. Endwell
Adventure Course (Both Da/Br and Jr/Cad/Sr). March 13. Liverpool
Engineering Day. March 23. Cicero
MOST Overnight. March 23-24. Syracuse
Animal Tracks & Traces. March 23. Amboy
Out the Door. Let's Explore. Baltimore Woods. May 4, morning session
Tea Party at The 1890 House. May 5. Cortland. afternoon session
Flowers. May 18. Montezuma
Don't Miss These Museum Exhibits Celebrating Girl Scouting's 100th Anniversary!

The Discovery Center  A wonderful hands-on interactive display. The museum has extended the display's run and will now be open through October 2013!. Binghamton.

Roberson Museum and Science Center: Journey of a Lifetime: A Celebration of the 100Years of Girl Scouting has been extended through February 2013.  Binghamton.
Visit the websites of both museums for associated programs.