Girl Scout Senior/Ambassador Troop 20039 in Gastonia is going on a Girl Scout EF Tours trip to Europe this July. The girls will spend 15 fabulous days in England, France, Switzerland and Italy, with stops at Pax Lodge and Our Chalet and tours of London, Paris, Lucerne, Florence and Rome. This inclusive Girl Scouts-only trip is open to all registered Girl Scout girls and adults.
If you are interested in joining us on this once in a lifetime opportunity, please e-mail Laurel Hicks, Troop Leader, or call (704) 214-0264 for details.
During this year’s Girl Scout Cookie Program, troops will have the opportunity to help promote summer camp by placing stickers on each package of cookies they sell.
Troops who participate in the sticker promo will also have the chance to earn a discounted troop camping weekend at one of the three resident camps. Click here for more details on this sweet deal!
As you are out finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list, don’t forget to buy something for your favorite Girl Scout! Browse the holiday gift guide for some great ideas for the girl in your life. Winter scarves, jewelry, fun stocking stuffers, even ornaments for the tree!
Visit our council shops to make your purchases today! Remember we will be closing on December 19 at 5 p.m. for the Christmas holiday so hurry in soon.
It’s official! Salt Lake City is the host city and Girl Scouts of Utah is the host council for the 53rd National Convention of Girl Scouts of the USA, to be held October 16-19, 2014. We are currently accepting applications for girl and adult members to represent Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont as National Council Delegates and take an active part in the national Girl Scout democratic process.
The Board Development Committee will present a slate of National Delegates at our Annual Meeting in April.
To learn more and apply for a delegate position, click on one of the following links – Girl Delegate Application or Adult Delegate Application. The deadline to e-mail or postmark applications is January 22, 2014.
Questions? E-mail Mildred Poole at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 336-207-1077.
The Outdoor Camping team is looking for volunteers to assist with the 2014 Camp Scholarship Committee. Persons on this committee would assist with granting scholarships to applicants that meet criteria. We are looking to set up three committees across our service area.
The Outdoor Camping team is also looking for volunteers who are interested in helping to plan Camp-A-Palooza 2014 at Camp Ginger Cascades. The first planning meeting is tentatively planned for late January.
Please contact Christina if you are interested in serving on either of these volunteer committees.
Cookie dough expires Thursday, December 19, 2013. Be sure to use it on or before this date so you don’t miss out on your chance to spend it.
Congratulations to our council-wide top three fall product sellers! Each of these girls will be recognized at and invited to attend our GEO event on June 21, 2014 at Wet ’n Wild.
Our council-wide top seller Kennadee M. will also receive an overnight stay, 6 water park passes and a $250 gift card to Great Wolf Lodge. She is a member of Troop 40153 from Southeast Guilford with a total in sales of $2,146. Second place was Madison H. of Troop 20722 from Lincoln with $1,744 in sales and third place was Breana M. of Troop 10807 from High Country with $1,330 in sales.
Congratulations also to goes to Lauren H. of Troop 30010 from Hiawassee Service Unit. Lauren’s name was drawn from all girls who sold at least $150 in combined sales for an overnight at Great Wolf Lodge, 6 water park passes and a $250 gift card.
The 2014 summer camp book will arrive in your mailbox in the next few weeks, but until then you can access the electronic version here.
Registration is now open at www.camplikeagirl.org. You can also click on the resident camp links on the homepage to see the full program descriptions for each camp. Early bird rates apply so be sure to register soon!
Camp gift certificates (available in $25 increments) can be purchased at our online shop or at any of the five council shops.
GSCP2P will be permanently reducing the price of The Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting to 25 percent off the original price. This means the new price for the books will be $16.88. Come by the store to purchase your copy or visit our online shop.
More information about the price reduction can be found here.