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

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)

Girl Scouts Have No Limits Photo Challenge

Hey Girl Scouts! We’re hosting an exciting new photo contest, and we want you to be part of it! We know that along with being courageous, confident and upstanding members of your community, you are also artists, soccer players, musicians, scientists, dancers, climbers, mechanics, runners, writers, gymnasts, mathematicians and so much more. As an organization … Continue reading Girl Scouts Have No Limits Photo Challenge

Enter Our Adult Digital Drawing #perfectadditiontoanysnackboard

Hey, GSCP2P adults! Post your girls' nuts, candy and magazine link on social media between October 27 and October 30, tag us and use the hashtag #perfectadditiontoanysnackboard to be entered into our adult Digital Drawing. You could win one of these three charcuterie boards!Please remember to tag us so that privacy settings won't block us … Continue reading Enter Our Adult Digital Drawing #perfectadditiontoanysnackboard

Kennedy Jeffers is Named National Gold Award Girl Scout

Ahead of the International Day of the Girl on October 11, Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont (GSCP2P) announces that Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) named Kennedy Jeffers of Greensboro a 2020 National Gold Award Girl Scout—one of 10 teen activists who have shown extraordinary leadership and created change with sustainable impact on pressing … Continue reading Kennedy Jeffers is Named National Gold Award Girl Scout

COVID Guidelines for GSCP2P Troops and Service Units

Update as of January 4, 2020: North Carolina Executive Order 176 (which started November 13 at 5 p.m.) is still in effect. Under this order, indoor gatherings have now been reduced from 25 to 10 individuals. Outside gatherings remain at 50. Please note: If your city/county has more restrictive guidelines in place, those should be … Continue reading COVID Guidelines for GSCP2P Troops and Service Units

Good Turn for Goodwill 2020 Begins October 1!

For the 19th year, Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont and Goodwill Industries will once again partner together for their annual service project Good Turn for Goodwill. Running October 1-31, Girl Scouts are encouraged to collect bags of gently used clothing, electronics and household items to donate to their local Goodwill store. The collection of … Continue reading Good Turn for Goodwill 2020 Begins October 1!

Celebrate State Parks Weekend with the Girl Scouts!

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is excited to work with several NC State Park Partners as part of Girl Scouts Love State Parks Weekend, happening September 12-13! Our schedule will include a line-up of live virtual events/activities and pre-recorded videos featuring outdoor experiences for all kids! Be sure to view our all programming on … Continue reading Celebrate State Parks Weekend with the Girl Scouts!

COVID-19 Update for GSCP2P Troops and Service Units

PLEASE NOTE: THESE GUIDELINES ARE NOW ALL OUT OF DATE. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW BLOG POST HERE FOR THE MOST UP TO DATE INFORMATION FOR TROOPS AND SERVICE UNITS WITH GSCP2P: https://blog.girlscoutsp2p.org/2020/10/06/covid-guidelines-for-gscp2p-troops-and-service-units/ Based on current state guidelines, here are the troop and Service Unit guidelines as of September 8, 2020: ·       Troops and … Continue reading COVID-19 Update for GSCP2P Troops and Service Units