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Song List for the Knoxville Sing-Along on April 28

The song list for the 100th Anniversary Knoxville Sing-Along is now confirmed! Star performer Melinda Caroll will perform the following songs during the Sing-Along. Be sure to listen to the music and learn the words so you can be ready to SING ALONG with Melinda on April 28! Click on the title of the song to see the lyrics, and “Listen” next to each song to hear the songs with the words. IGNITE (Listen) Together We Can Change the World …

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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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LIFE publishes timeline of vintage Girl Scout photos!

LIFE has a photo-timeline of Girl Scouting titled, “In Praise of Girl Scouts.” It arches from 1912 to today and states:   “Girl Scouts of the USA is a youth organization for girls in the United States and American girls living abroad. It is the world’s preeminent organization dedicated solely to girls. It was founded by Juliette Gordon Low in 1912 and was organized after Low met Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting, in 1911. Upon returning to Savannah, Georgia, she …

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