On March 12, 1912, Juliette Gordon Low gathered 18 girls to register the first troop of American Girl Guides. Margaret “Daisy Doots” Gordon, her niece and namesake, was the first registered member. The name of the organization was changed to … Continue reading
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A big thanks to Troop 40280 for sharing this shot of them at the Great Plains Nature Center in Sedgwick County. See the Program on Demand page for great opportunities like this across our 80 counties.
Before camp commences each year, camp properties across the council get a little clean up. Camp Double E, north of Emporia, had visitors this spring. They planted daylilies, organized cook boxes and repaired wagons.
Troop 40182, of the Wichita NW Service Unit, hosted a Program Aide training certification course Spring 2013. There were about 30 girls who came to learn and stayed the night. They plan to host another one in the fall as … Continue reading
Ashlan Davis of Chapman used the aMuse Journey in completing her Bronze Award in February 2013. Her project, “Slow Children Playing” signs, brought three signs to the Chapman community near a new elementary school. She saw a need to slow … Continue reading
What Can a Girl Scout Do When Disaster Strikes? The Girl Scout Leadership Experience is all about helping girls be leaders in their daily lives while preparing them for future leadership roles in every walk of life. Below are tools for you to … Continue reading
The Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland, along with the ESU Environmental Club and Green Door Recycling, introduce girls to the story of the Lorax and taught them ways to be environmentally friendly, including learning how to recycle. Girls also made … Continue reading
Girl Scouts Got Exclusive Insight to Wacto Transportation Watco Transportation took more than 130 Girl Scouts, their families, railroad fans, and staff for a short journey to west Wichita on May 16 in a passenger train car. Attendees did a … Continue reading
Daisy Troop 40041 donated and planted a tree in Hap McLean park in Park City, KS.
The Wichita Northwest Service Unit donated and planted 93 Maple trees to the City of Wichita Parks and Recreation Department. On March 30, 2013, the trees were planted at Buffalo and Brownthrush Parks in West Wichita. The City marked planting … Continue reading