Greensburg, PA - Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania invites girls and their families to the 13th Annual Idlewild Girl Scout Day and Camporee at Idlewild & Soak Zone™ in Ligonier, PA. The Camporee will be held Sun. June 26 – Mon. June 27, 2011.
Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) will host a series of Volunteer Appreciation Picnics throughout the council during the months of June and July.
Erie, PA – Girls ages 9-15, of all skill levels, are invited to join Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania at the 2011 Summer Girls Golf Club. The Summer Girls Golf Club consists of 13 sessions, held over a nine-week period, at Millcreek Golf and Learning Center, located at 3100 West 17th St. in Erie.
Clarion, PA - Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) lifetime member, Diana Brush, was recently honored as an Outstanding Volunteer by the Pittsburgh Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). She accepted the award at NAWBO’s 2011 Make the Connection Awards Gala Dinner on April 20.
Clarion, PA – Girls in grades 6-8 are invited to attend Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania’s AMAZE Conference. This day-long event is designed to empower girls to develop positive, healthy relationships and connect with their peers. Girls will also have the opportunity to participate in breakout sessions on topics like cyber relationships, bullying and cliques, stereotyping and peer pressure.
Girl Scout Volunteer Recognition Week is April 10-17, and we need your help to thank the special Girl Scout volunteers who take the time to help our girls become the leaders of tomorrow! Here are just a few suggestions for ways you can celebrate your Service Unit Manager, Service Unit Team and Troop Volunteers:
Join Honorary Chair, Joyce Murtha, to honor the community’s leaders at the 34th Annual Girl Scout Awards of Distinction Dinner on Monday, May 2 at 6 p.m. at the Sunnehanna Country Club in Johnstown. Tickets and sponsorships are still available.
Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (GSWPA) is seeking outgoing individuals, with a desire to work outdoors, for employment opportunities at summer camp. GSWPA camps are: Camp Elliott in Lawrence County; Camp Redwing in Butler County; Camp Hawthorne Ridge in Erie County; Camp Conshatawba in Cambria County; Camp Skymeadow in Armstrong County; and Camp Singing Hills in Venango County.
Girls in grades 6-12 are invited to Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania’s premier teen leadership conference, It’s Your Future–Dream It! This day-long event is designed to empower girls, expose them to new ideas, and equip with them with the skills necessary to become the leaders of tomorrow.
Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania’s Cookie Program is in full gear, with booth sales starting on Feb. 25 and lasting through March 13. All eight varieties of Girl Scout Cookies are being sold for $3.50 a box.