How Mindfulness and Summer Camp Go Hand in Hand

Mindfulness is defined as “a mental state achieved by focusing one’s awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one’s feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations.” We may not think about it often, but mindfulness has been a key part of being at camp for a long time. Although it may not be something … Continue reading How Mindfulness and Summer Camp Go Hand in Hand

Rebecca Faust Earns Girl Scouts Highest Honor

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is pleased to announce that Rebecca Faust, Gastonia, has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting. Faust, daughter of Keith and Kara Faust and a member of Girl Scout Troop 20002, with the help of several school clubs, organized essential hygiene stations for students … Continue reading Rebecca Faust Earns Girl Scouts Highest Honor

#TroopTuesday: Pillowcase Dresses

Congratulations to Emily Piotrowski from Girl Scout Troop 2669 in Forsyth County for completing her Girl Scout Silver Award this past year. Emily partnered with the organization, Real Hope for Haiti, to make pillowcase dresses. She collected a total of 25 pillowcases and went shopping for materials at the craft store to create small kits. Those kits … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Pillowcase Dresses

COVID Updates for GSCP2P Troops and Service Units (as of 1.11.20)

Girl Scout Shop Information and Guidelines: All shops are now open and serving at 50% capacity.Council shop hours are Monday - Thursday Noon to 5 p.m. and every second Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pick ups are still available using this Shop Order Form.All customers need to wear a mask. … Continue reading COVID Updates for GSCP2P Troops and Service Units (as of 1.11.20)

Sarah Jamison Earns Girl Scouts Highest Honor

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is pleased to announce that Sarah Jamison, Belmont, has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting. Jamison, daughter of Phil and Debora Jamison and a member of Girl Scout Troop 20418, collected school supplies, books, soap, toothbrushes and non-perishable food items for the clothing … Continue reading Sarah Jamison Earns Girl Scouts Highest Honor

#TroopTuesday: Garden Refurbishing

Congratulations to Ann Mellon of Girl Scout Troop 10492 in Watauga County for completing her Girl Scout Silver Award this past year! The park at Hardin Park Elementary School hadn't received much attention recently, so Ann took it upon herself to revamp the garden altogether. She led a team to help weed out all the … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Garden Refurbishing

Today’s Tips 1.11.21

In-Person P2P EventsAs we hold more in-person council programs and events, we want to assure everyone of the safety measures we are taking. Here is a reminder of what to expect if your girl attends an in-person Girl Scout program.All attendees (staff, volunteers and girls) are required to wear a mask, except during food/water consumption. … Continue reading Today’s Tips 1.11.21

Zoe Mitchell Earns Girl Scouts Highest Honor

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is pleased to announce that Zoe Mitchell, Greensboro, has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting. Mitchell, daughter of Rob and Paulette Mitchell and a member of Girl Scout Troop 40836, planned, marketed and taught an introductory class of basic ballet and dance, at … Continue reading Zoe Mitchell Earns Girl Scouts Highest Honor

#TroopTuesday: Operation Bathroom Cubby

Congratulations to Amaya Matthews and Kori Lee of Girl Scout Troop 40085 in Guilford County for successfully completing their Girl Scout Silver Award! The girls thought of their idea when they noticed there was no shelving to place their books and other items on while while using the school restrooms. The girls got right to … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Operation Bathroom Cubby

Today’s Tips 1.4.21

Upcoming ProgramsBe sure and check our online calendar for upcoming virtual workshops and in-person programming. We are excited to get this new year started off with you!​World Thinking Day 2021World Thinking Day 2021 is around the corner, and we've got everything you and your troop need. This year's theme is Peacebuilding. Together, we can make the world a … Continue reading Today’s Tips 1.4.21