Bigelow’s Thin Mints Herbal Tea and Caramel and Coconut Black Tea
Girl Scouts of the USA has signed a new national licensing agreement with R.C. Bigelow, Inc., for Girl Scout cookie-flavored herbal and black teas. Bigelow’s Thin Mints Herbal Tea and Caramel and Coconut Black Tea, featuring an “I can’t wait to” message on the packaging, will be in stores from early March through April, with Amazon to carry the teas year-round.
Wicked Cool Toys Girl Scouts Cookie Oven, Girl Scouts On-the-Go Wagon and Girl Scouts Cookie Stand
Wicked Cool Toys just debuted its new line of Girl Scout-licensed toys to national media and retail buyers at the Toy Industry Association’s North American International Toy Fair, February 14–17 in New York City. Included in the line are the Girl Scouts Cookie Oven, Girl Scouts On-the-Go Wagon and Girl Scouts Cookie Stand, all of which are expected to reach retail shelves in fall 2015, at which time Wicked Cool will advertise the cookie oven on national television and with social media marketing and PR campaigns.
Part of the Virtual Pathway is an exciting new program called Taken Charge™.
Taken Charge™ is a browser based video game that teaches the National Education Technology Standards. Taken Charge™ teaches students the fundamentals that span all technology topics by equipping students, increasing confidence and preparing students for advanced topics such as coding and robotics. Taken Charge™ provides the building blocks of a quality technology education to students of any age but is ideal for grades fifth to twelfth.
During 14-18 Hours of learning; 49 Unique levels, and earning 36 digital badges, our girls will be able to learn about: PC Parts, Operating System and File Skills, Internet Skills, Networking Skills, Social Network Safety, Cyberbullying and Problem Solving.
Please fill out this Taken Charge Interest form for account information.
This will be on a first come first serve basis for serving 2,000 girls with at least a 4th grade reading level. Questions? Contact Valerie Wooten.
Come join the Tarheel Triad Trefoil Guild as they “Travel and Tour the Globe” to Europe in 2015. The trip will depart September 6 and return September 21. The itinerary includes the cities of London, Amsterdam, Heidelberg, Adelboden, Lucerne, Lake Como, Venice and Rome with stops in Cologne and Varona. While in London, adults will visit Pax Lodge and the Girl Guides’ Girl Scout World Center and shop. Our Chalet and a visit to the woodcarver will be part of the trip to Adelboden. The price depends on the number of travelers. Please join us as we explore Europe together.
For more information, contact Barbara Morris.