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  • WHAT'S NEW

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    VIDEO: Find the fun at camp!

    Discover the laughter and smiles camp offers, then find her perfect camp program in our 2015 Camp Guide.

    Community Office Hours

    Take care of troop-related business or learn about Girl Scouts from a Recruitment Specialist in your community.

    Looking for research on girls?

    Find it on our website here.

    Report: How Girl Scouting Benefits Girls

    The impact of STEM, outdoors and cookie programs.

    Long Range Property Plan

    Read the FAQ and latest update or share feedback.

    News archives | Media inquiries

  • Fun for the Whole Family!

    Fun for the whole family

    What could make camp even better? Sharing the fun with the whole family! Enjoy swimming, canoeing, archery or singing songs around the campfire. Explore the outdoors for a day or even a weekend—including special mom/daughter and dad/daughter days at beautiful Camp Menotomy in Meredith, NH. Family camp makes a great summer outing or an affordable vacation getaway for camp lovers of all ages.

    • Family Camping Weekends at Camp Menotomy, Meredith, NH
    • NEW! Family Camping Overnight at Camp Cedar Hill, Waltham, MA
    • NEW! Family Fun Days at Camps Maude Eaton, Cedar Hill, Favorite, Runels and Wind-in-the-Pines

    Visit our family camp page for more program information and a registration link.

  • Girl Scouts' Highest Award

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    We are celebrating our 2015 Gold Awardees; girls who have earned the highest award in Girl Scouting by addressing a community need with a sustainable take action project. We will profile several at a time, but you can read about all 2015 Gold Award recipients here.

    Kelly Dooling, Quincy, supported to victims of domestic violence who seek shelter from DOVE in Quincy. She created an English/ Spanish resource guide to help new shelter residents get acclimated to the area.

    Madeline Eori, Hopkinton, focused on endangered sea turtles, placing informational signs on beaches, supplemented by a website, blog and visits to local middle schools and farmers market to raise awareness.

    Hannah Falewicz, Billerica, was motivated to lessen the sense of loss and loneliness felt by many elderly nursing home residents. She created and recorded a song and acting performance for their benefit.

    Alyssa Fishbein, Sudbury, created a basic dental health education program along with pamphlets for parents and coloring books for children in order to promote the importance of dental health and available services. 

  • Wednesday Webinars

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    Sign up. Sign on. Learn.
    3rd Wednesday of each month, 12 – 1 PM

    July 15, 2015 – Guiding Your Senior Journey
    Explore fun and easy ways to engage girls in Journey activities and to help them plan for their Take Action project. We will highlight the themes of all three Journeys and discuss how to customize them to fit your troop’s interests. Christine Smith lead and Joan Reilly assist. Register. Last day to register is 7/13/15.

    Miss out on last month’s webinar?  Access it and all of our recordings here:

    June 2015: Reaching Higher: an Introduction to the Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards

    Browse the complete archive of Wednesday Webinar recordings.

    Mark your calendar for the GSEM 2015 Volunteer ConferenceSunday, October 4, 2015

    All Girl Scout adults are invited to participate in our annual conference to kick off another great year of Girl Scouting.  Event highlights include training and enrichment workshops, time for networking, and opportunities for hands-on learning. More details coming soon.

  • Events for Girls and Families

    Brownie Girl Scouts

    There's still time!

    Destinations: Whales, Tales and Trails
    Girl Scouts 13-18 years old can apply
    July 17-25
    Explore the shore, swim the sea, take in the ocean breeze... join us for a New England Adventure!
    Learn more and apply today


    Have Girl Scout fun all summer long! Score tickets to a New England Revolution soccer game, Lowell Spinners baseball games, or a Boston Red Sox game! Make a splash and get on board a whale watch or paddle board! For a full list of Girl Scout programs, check out our program guide online.

  • Join/Participate

    I can't wait

    Can't wait to have the best day ever? Spring re-registration is now open. Re-register today!

    Be a volunteer! Run into a Girl Scout leader lately? Ask her about starting a troop, especially a Daisy, Brownie, or Junior troop.

    If you have questions about joining, our Recruitment Specialists are at-the-ready to help and they will introduce you to Girl Scouts in your neighborhood.

    Listen to our radio ad.

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    Vincent DeWitt  |  Randy H. Goodman  |  Hennessy Productions  |  Perri VanderClock

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