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Scott County recognizes 100 years of Girl Scouts and proclaims 2012 “The Year of the Girl”

Huntsville, Tenn. – On February 21, 2012, Mayor of Scott County Jeff Tibbals presented an official proclamation to Troop Leader Julie Baird and Scott County Girl Scout Troop 20016 after they led the Commission meeting in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Tibbals recognized the remarkable milestone of the Girl Scouts’ 100th anniversary and proclaimed 2012 “The Year of the Girl.” On March 12, 2012, Girl Scouts of the USA will celebrate its 100th Anniversary. On March 12, 1912, Juliette Gordon …

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City of Clinton, Tennessee recognizes 100 years of Girl Scouts and proclaims 2012 “The Year of the Girl”

Clinton, Tenn. – On February 27, 2012, Scott Burton, Mayor of the City of Clinton, presented an official proclamation to Girl Scout troop leader and Service Unit Manager Tammy Freni along with local girls who belong to troops 20089 & 20194. Burton recognized the remarkable milestone of the Girl Scouts’ 100th anniversary and proclaimed 2012 “The Year of the Girl.” The organization’s mission is to build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. On …

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Roane County recognizes 100 years of Girl Scouts and proclaims 2012 “The Year of the Girl”

Kingston, Tenn. –  On February 28, 2012, Roane County Executive Ron Woody presented an official proclamation to Roane County Girl Scout Troops 20716 and 20846. Woody recognized the remarkable milestone of the Girl Scouts’ 100th anniversary and proclaimed 2012 “The Year of the Girl.” The organization’s mission is to build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. On March 12, 2012, Girl Scouts of the USA will celebrate its 100th Anniversary. On March 12, …

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Registration now open for Rock the Mall!

Traveling to Washington, DC for the ROCK THE MALL Sing-Along on June 9? Good news – registration is now open for the event! Visit  http://100.gscnc.org/register.html to register online. The $10 registration fee includes the official Girl Scouts Rock the Mall commemorative T-shirt and patch. Get ready to Rock the Mall!

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Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge event update!

Registration is now FULL for the 10:15 a.m. program at the “Celebrate 100 Years of Girl Scouts” event at the Children’ Museum of Oak Ridge on March 24. You may still register for a patch, lunch and activities throughout the museum, beginning at NOON.  If you register now, please arrive at the museum at noon. Register here! www.girlscoutcsa.org/events/223

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Don’t forget to register for ‘Celebrate 100 Years of Girl Scouts’ at the Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge!

Registration is now open for “Celebrate 100 Years of Girl Scouts” at the Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge! The event is Saturday, March 24, 2012, from 10:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is co-sponsored by the council and the museum. Join hundreds of Girl Scouts from all over the Southern Appalachians region when we feature a day of celebrating 100 Years of Girl Scouting, complete with special presentations, lots of fun activities, lunch and viewing of the new Girl Scout exhibit. Click here …

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Happy Birthday, Juliette Gordon Low!

It’s October 31, which means it’s time for goblins, ghouls, trick-or-treating and painting the town in spooky costumes! But October 31 doesn’t just celebrate Halloween – it’s also the Girl Scouts founder’s birthday, Juliette Gordon Low! Juliette Gordon Low was born Juliette Magill Kinzie Gordon on October 31, 1860, in Savannah, Georgia. Click here to visit the GSUSA webpage and learn more about Juliette’s life. Happy Halloween, and Happy Birthday Juliette! So, what are you doing to celebrate Juliette’s birthday?

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Take advantage of the D.C. Trip early-bird rate!

Registration for the GSCSA early-bird rate for the Washington, D.C. trip to the ROCK THE MALL 100th Anniversary Sing-Along ends in just a few days! We are excited to announce that the GSCSA has secured a trip for Girl Scouts and their families to travel to D.C.  for this historic event. Registration is now open here. We have an early bird rate of $419 pp which expires on November 1, 2011, so don’t delay!!! Hope we can sing-along with you in June …

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