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FIND MY TROOP!

With the Girl Scouts, you'll make a bunch of new friends and have a ton of new experiences that show how exciting the world is, and how awesome you are, over and over again. So, what are you waiting for? Start the fun today!

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Introduce girls to new experiences that show them they're capable of more than they ever imagined. Whether you can give a day, a few weeks, or the whole year, it all starts with you. Be the role model she’ll always remember.

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Patch of the Month: Coat of Many Colors

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The Coat of Many Colors patch program is dedicated to Dolly Parton’s song “Coat of Many Colors” and the resilience and character it speaks of. You can complete all the activities, even if you’re not a Girl Scout!

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There's still time to renew!

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Current Girl Scouts and volunteers’ memberships are only good until Sept. 30, 2016 – so renew today! Why? If you renew before Sept. 30, your service unit will receive $1 per renewal! That adds up quickly. You also need to renew so you can have another fun-filled year of Girl Scout adventures! 

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100 years of selling

New Art in the Outdoors badges available now

2017 marks the 100th anniversary of girls selling Girl Scout Cookies and the celebration is kicking-off early with the Fall Product Program. Girls will have the opportunity to earn a special 100 Years of Selling avatar patch by participating in both the 2016 Fall Product Program and the 2017 Girl Scout Cookie Program.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Girl Scout Day at Natural Tunnel State Park

    Start: Sat Sep 24 2016, 10:00 AM EDT

    End: Sat Sep 24 2016, 3:00 PM EDT

    Location: Natural Tunnel State Park, 1420 Natural Tunnel Pkwy., Duffield, VA 24244

  • Conflict Resolution Training

    Start: Tue Sep 27 2016, 6:00 PM EDT

    End: Tue Sep 27 2016, 8:00 PM EDT

    Location: Johnson City Service Center, 1100 Woodland Ave., Johnson City, TN 37601

  • Pretzel-Making Workshop

    Start: Wed Sep 28 2016, 6:00 PM EDT

    End: Wed Sep 28 2016, 8:00 PM EDT

    Location: The Cutting Edge Classroom Cooking School, 817 N Herron Rd., Knoxville, TN, 37922

  • New Troop Orientation

    Start: Thu Sep 29 2016, 6:00 PM EDT

    End: Thu Sep 29 2016, 8:00 PM EDT

    Location: Chattanooga Service Center, 6101 Enterprise Park Dr., Suite 600, Chattanooga, TN 37416

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NEWS

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Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians Appoint New Executives

19 Jul 2016

Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians has appointed Amanda O. Merideth as Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Merideth will oversee all operations and mission delivery efforts for the region’s Girl Scout council. In addition, Laura Skonberg has been named Vice President of Communications.

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East Tennessee Girl Scouts CEO Attends Bill Signing

09 Jun 2016

Lynne Lawson Fugate, CEO of the Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians, attended the ceremonial bill signing of Senate Bill 2098. This bill will allow youth-serving organizations like Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts to speak with children during the school day—ensuring that children everywhere have the opportunity to join organizations that allow them to serve their communities and improve the quality of their lives.

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Volunteer Award Recipients 2016

06 May 2016

Each spring, our council honors volunteers who have been nominated by their peers for outstanding service. This year’s recipients are…