#TroopTuesday: NC Zoo Volunteers Recognized in Newsletter

During their summer vacation, the girls of Girl Scout Troops 1945 and 13077 dedicated their time volunteering at the North Carolina Zoo. These girls were recognized in the zoo volunteer newsletter for their efforts and contributions to the zoo. The girls helped to "stuff" polar bears with plastic bags for the KidZone exhibit in order … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: NC Zoo Volunteers Recognized in Newsletter

#TroopTuesday: Self Defense Class

This week's #TroopTuesday shout out goes to Troop #13162 from Saluda, North Carolina. The girls participated in a self defense seminar in Hendersonville, North Carolina in September. The girls learned basic moves, including how to free yourself from an attacker, pressure points on the body and the proper steps to take in that situation. Special … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Self Defense Class

#TroopTuesday: Service Unit Hosts Fall Camp Out

This week's #TroopTuesday shout out goes to all of the girls who attended Service Unit 136's Fall Camp Out. The Camp Out was held at Williamson Chapel in Mooresville, NC. For many girls, this was their first camp experience! They spent their days doing crafts, playing games, learning camp songs and exploring before crawling into … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Service Unit Hosts Fall Camp Out

#TroopTuesday: Troop Reunion Leads to Donation of Ozobots for P2P Girls

At their 50th high school class reunion in 2016, Troops 203 and 204 from Greensboro, North Carolina met and shared the stories of their lives since their Girl Scouting days. There were plenty of success stories, as well as ones of hardship and suffering. They reflected that their resilience came largely from what they learned … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Troop Reunion Leads to Donation of Ozobots for P2P Girls

#TroopTuesday: Scarecrow Showcased in Stowe Botanical Gardens

Through the month of October, the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens will be displaying community-designed scarecrows throughout their "Scarecrow Hollow" exhibit. One of these scarecrows was designed by the girls of Girl Scout Troop 20024 of Heart of Gaston Service Unit. The girls had a great time getting to use their creativity and design their very … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Scarecrow Showcased in Stowe Botanical Gardens

#TroopTuesday: Fun in the Sun at Camp Ginger Cascades

The girls of Troop #20309 took a trip down to Camp Ginger Cascades this summer and spent their vacation soaking up the sun! The girls spent their time learning archery skills, making new friends, completing their kapers and of course, S'mores! Check out┬áCamp Ginger Cascades on Facebook and stay tuned for more information on how … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Fun in the Sun at Camp Ginger Cascades

#TroopTuesday: Silver Award Girl Scouts Plan Safety and Self Defense Class

This week's #TroopTuesday shoutout goes to the girls of Girl Scout Troop #2276. For their Silver Award project, these girls planned a safety and self respect course aimed at teenage girls. The course included cyber security, self defense, healthy friend and relationship boundaries and more! The girls brought in speakers from across the Gaston County … Continue reading #TroopTuesday: Silver Award Girl Scouts Plan Safety and Self Defense Class