Today’s Tips 10.19.20

Girl-Delivery Fall Product Program Deadline is Today
Today, October 19, is the last day for girls to take orders for candy/nut items that will be delivered in-person by girls. These orders include orders placed in person on a candy/nut order card, as well as any orders placed online for girl-delivery. The online sales of candy, nuts and magazines continues through November 9.

Thank you to all our girls and troops who have been participating in the 2020 program! Stay tuned to see who our winner of the Digital Drawing will be this week! The winner will be announced on Thursday and will win their very own crystal growing kit.

Exciting Virtual Programs are Coming Up 
If you haven’t already, check out our online calendar for all the fun and exciting virtual badge programs coming up! Here are some upcoming weekday programs:
Girl Scout Daisy Petals: Tula, Mari & Gloria
Girl Scout Brownie Celebrating Community Badge
Girl Scout Junior Playing in the Past Badge
Girl Scout Cadette Public Speaker Badge
Girl Scout Senior Behind-the-Ballot Badge
Girl Scout Cadette-Ambassador My Promise, My Faith
Plus weekend virtual programs are also happening- from tea time with mom to spooky science experiments to getting your whole family in on a camp day! There are programs for all levels- we hope to see you there! 

Win a Gift Certificate to the Council Shop by Renewing Your Troop
Through October 31, troops who renew girls into their troop roster will be entered into a drawing for one of three council shop gift certificates. Troops receive an entry for each girl that is renewed. The more renewed girls, the more chances to win! 

Have you Earned a P.R.A.Y. Award?
Do you have a Girl Scout who has recently earned a P.R.A.Y. Award? If so, we would love for you to submit a photo, along with a brief write-up about what she learned while achieving this award. Submissions can be sent to

The P.R.A.Y. Awards, along with the My Promise, My Faith program, encourages girls to grow in their religious beliefs and strengthen the connection between the Girl Scout Law and their faith. While Girl Scouts is a secular organization, Girl Scouts of the USA has always encouraged girls to take spiritual journeys via their faiths’ religious recognitions. 

You can learn more about the P.R.A.Y Awards on our website and on their Facebook page
NEW! Troop Leader Blueprint
The new Troop Leader Blueprint is now available on our website! Keep your troop going strong with these specially adapted badges, Journeys and activities for virtual and safe in-person meetings, as well as current COVID-19 guidelines and resources. We’re here to support you as you help your troop thrive!

Twists & Turns Virtual Event
Twists and Turns is a free virtual event for Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors happening on Wednesday, October 21. Hear from our panelists about their evolving career paths and why having lots of interests (even when they don’t seem related) can be a great thing. You can register for this event through October 20. 
VIP Troop Experience
Our VIP Experience is waiting for you! New classes will be added each month so be sure to check out our website to stay-up-to-date on program offerings. Ready to get started? Fill out this form

Community Partner Spotlight
The Poe Center has several Girl Talk and other online programs happening this fall. Troops interested in learning more about all their program resources can click here . Sessions can be facilitated virtually, in person or at your troop meeting site. Troops can also contact Jean Workman for more information. Every year, NC Women in Aviation hosts Girls in Aviation Day. This year was a virtual event, and even though the event was on September 26, girls can still participate via the Aviation for Girls app

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