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G.I.R.L. 2017

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Thu Oct 05, 9:00 AM - Sun Oct 08, 3:00 PM
TBD, Bedford, NH
Special Event
Cadette, Senior, Ambassador

Registration Closes at 11:59 pm ET on June 30, 2017

For Girl Scout Cadettes through Ambassadors (Grades 6-12) GSGWM is offering individual girls and troops the opportunity to attend G.I.R.L. 2017 with a bus trip to Columbus, Ohio. There will be time for sightseeing and then a weekend at G.I.R.L. 2017 to have the opportunity to to participate in plenary sessions in a talk-show format. Breakout sessions will provide incredible opportunities for girls to build strength, navigate obstacles, and find the courage to face and overcome challenges.  Simultaneously going on, the largest girl-led focused expo, with hands-on activites from 400 exhibitors, will include "expo neighborhoods" focused on STEM education, entrepreneurship, the outdoors, life skills, global interests, and travel.   

Want to learn more?  Visit the G.I.R.L. 2017 website!

Chaperone the Council-sponsored Bus Trip!
We’re currently looking for adult volunteers to chaperone our upcoming National Convention trip. Volunteers will need to be available from October 4 - 9, 2017; be willing to attend training sessions in advance; be at least 25 years old; be current on First Aid and CPR training; be willing to ride the bus with the girls, share a room with other chaperones, and be on call throughout the duration of the trip; communicate effectively with staff and guardians before and during the trip; and be able to handle money and maintain budget documents. Parents or guardians of girls attending the Ohio trip aren’t eligible to be Ohio chaperones. Apply by May 1, 2017. APPLICATION FORM