Today’s Tips 2.15.21

Girl Scout Sunday and Faith-Based Resources
Girl Scout Week is traditionally celebrated each March, and Girl Scouts Celebrate Faith events give Girl Scouts an opportunity to be recognized at their places of worship during Girl Scout Week, share their legacy of service to others and deepen their connection to their faith and Girl Scouting. Celebration days include Girl Scout Sunday, Girl Scout Jummah and Girl Scout Sabbath.

You can find materials for Girl Scout Sunday and Girl Scouts Celebrate Faith, including bulletin copy, PowerPoint slides and more, on our website here

Along with celebrations during Girl Scout Week, GSUSA is also hosting a virtual event, Girls of Faith: Celebrating Together, on March 11, 12 and 14. This multi-day event is geared toward Girl Scouts in grades 4-12 and will be a unique experience for girls to earn their My Promise, My Faith pin. To register, please click here.

​”Picture Me a Girl Scout” Art Contest
Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont wants to celebrate Girl Scout Week with your artwork! Show us in art form how you see yourself as a Girl Scout. Some questions you can answer with your art are: What are you doing?  What are you learning? Who are you helping? How are you leading? How do you have courage? What makes your experience in Girl Scouts the best? 

There will be prizes for Best in Show and Judge’s Choice. Artwork must be uploaded using this form by midnight on Monday, March 1. You can find all the details and rules on our blog!

​Girl Scout Cookie Program Has Been Extended
Great news! The 2021 Girl Scout Cookie Program has been extended through Sunday, March 14. Check with your troop cookie volunteer for more details!

As part of the cookie program extension, troops and girls still have time to reach their goals! An easy way to do that is to post their social media link for people to place last minute orders. 

Now through March 13, you can post your girl’s My Smart Cookies social media link from ABC Smart Cookies, tag us and use the hashtag #p2pcookiegoals to be entered into our Digital Drawing for a $100 Amazon Gift Card.For each day you post, you get an entry in the drawing. Post daily for a greater chance to win! Please remember to tag us so that privacy settings won’t block us from seeing your entry. We’re @gscp2p on Facebook and @girlscoutsp2p on Instagram. 
Community Partner Spotlight
Twists N Turns, one of our Girl Scout community partners, is hosting several virtual, mystery escape rooms over the next several weeks. If you have a girl or troop that loves mystery-themed novels and detective shows, these sessions will be perfect. Click the links below to learn more! Programs are open to Girl Scout Brownies, Juniors and Cadettes.
Saturday, February 20: The Perilous Castle: An Immersive Murder Mystery Experience
Wednesday, February 24: The Perilous Castle: An Immersive Murder Mystery Experience
Sunday, February 28: A Trip to Mars: An Immersive Murder Mystery Experience in Space
Thursday, March 4: A Trip to Mars- An Immersive Murder Mystery Experience in Space
Monday, March 8: The Sinister Museum: An Immersive Murder Mystery Experience
Thursday, March 11: The Sinister Museum: An Immersive Murder Mystery Experience
Submit Your Troop News!
Does your troop have some news to share? Maybe you’ve been working on a service project, completed a badge virtually or earned your Girl Scout Silver or Bronze Award! We want to feature you on our social media pages. Simply fill out this form, include a photo or video, and we will give you a special shout out!
 

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