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Girl Scout night at Austin Bouldering Project

By: Campbell Collins Hey, Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! Are you looking for something fun and different to do? Girl Scouts provides tons of opportunities to try new things. Check out the adventure these older girls had at Austin Bouldering Project! Bright lights. Black foam mats reminiscent of a children’s gymnastics class. Looming plastic walls speckled… Continue reading Girl Scout night at Austin Bouldering Project

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2020 Cookie Entrepreneurship Pitch Competition

The room stilled as the judges took their pens. They listened intently while receiving their instructions and guidelines. Each had an idea of how the 2020 Cookie Pitch Competition would unfold. After all, they’ve watched ABC’s Shark Tank. There’s a brief silence before the first contestant enters the room. Unbeknownst to the seven judges, the… Continue reading 2020 Cookie Entrepreneurship Pitch Competition

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When a girl becomes a Girl Scout, she conquers her fears!

By: Anita Braun As a staff member of Girl Scouts of Central Texas, I had the opportunity to spend time at Girl Scout Camp Texlake helping chaperone the high ropes course. As the girls were learning how to use the ropes course, each set a personal challenge goal for the course that was just a… Continue reading When a girl becomes a Girl Scout, she conquers her fears!

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10 Tips &Tricks for Conquering the 2020 Cookie Season

Who doesn’t love Girl Scout Cookies? Often, Girl Scout Cookies are the first thing that comes to people’s minds when they hear about Girl Scouts, and it’s true that our cookies are iconic. What many don’t realize is that our Cookie Program helps girls develop five essential skills that can help them navigate school and… Continue reading 10 Tips &Tricks for Conquering the 2020 Cookie Season

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Thanksgiving Dinner: Get your Girl Scout talking

Thanksgiving brings people together. Sitting down with friends and family, being grateful for one another, is there anything better? Well, your Girl Scout might feel otherwise and she’ll have you compete with her favorite YouTuber or trending TikTok video for attention. Can you blame her? She’s just avoiding the one response questions adults ask, time… Continue reading Thanksgiving Dinner: Get your Girl Scout talking