American Girl Doll St. Patty's Day
Accessories Crafting Workshop
Who: Girl Scout Brownies and Junior
When: March 9, 2013, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Where: Pleasant Valley Methodist Church
Grab your 18'' doll and come for a fun day of all things green and mini! Girls will spend the day crafting mini pretend foods, accessories and more for their doll! Some crafts include their own doll size treat table complete with a mini pot of gold, mini treats and more! Each doll will receive their own mini Leprechaun top hat! Please bring a bag lunch. Girls may register individually without the whole troop etc.
Register online at www.cupcakesandlace.com (Click on purple "workshop calendar" button to be directed to registration page. Girls may register individually without the whole troop)
Women's History Month Family Festival at National Museum of American History
Who: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors
When: March 2, 2013, 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: National Museum of American History
1400 Constitution Ave NW
Washington, DC 20560
Be inspired by the display commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 1913 woman suffrage parade in Washington, DC. Explore suffrage history with the curator, see more objects out of storage, enjoy historical-interpreter and music performances, take a self-guide, create hands-on crafts, and share your thoughts with museum visitors.
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Explore New York City with
Who: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors
When: Saturday, April 20, 2013
Departs Vienna Metro Station at 7 a.m., arriving at Grand Central Train Station at 12 p.m. Departs American Girl Place at 6:30 p.m., arriving at Vienna Metro at 11 p.m.
Spend a day in the Big Apple exploring New York City landmarks and attractions! Trip begins with a self-guided audio tour at Grand Central Train Station, which is celebrating its 100th Anniversary. Next is a visit to Times Square, where troops can explore a variety of attractions, from museums to huge toy and candy stores. The day ends with shopping and dinner at American Girl Place New York! Girl Scouts will receive a New York fun patch.
Fees: $95 per person includes round-trip transportation, Grand Central Train Station audio tour, and dinner at American Girl Place New York.
Register: Click here to register online or contact Shannon McGraw at email@example.com or 703.478.0500 ext. 506.
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Financial Fitness Challenge
Badge of the Week
Girl Scouts live by the Girl Scout Promise & Law. With this badge Ambassador Girl Scouts will learn to use their values of honesty and responsibility as they run their cookie business. Click here: http://www.gscnc.org/capitalone.html
If you have earned this badge this year and we will send you a free Financial Fitness Challenge Patch brought to you by Capital One!
Are you working toward your Gold Award? Have you already earned your Gold Award? If so, we'd love to have you join us for one of our
Dine-Arounds this season. Check out how fellow Girl Scouts have earned their Gold Award here!
What's a Dine-Around? Dine-Arounds are informal dinners, brunches, teas or other events that are hosted by Women's Advisory Board members at their homes or businesses. They are a unique chance to gain insight from successful women and will prove to be an amazing networking session. Please note there is no cost to attend a Dine-Around.
Trinity University Dine-Around
When: Thursday, April 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Washington, DC
Dinner with college aged women who have earned the Gold Award; hosted by Pat McGuire (President, Trinity University). This Dine-Around event allows girls to bring one adult as a guest.
Beach Party Dine-Around
When: Thursday, April 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Bethesda, MD
Hosted by Diane Tipton (President, Girl Scout Council Nation's Capital) and Rose Cohen (Senior Banker, JPMorgan Private Bank).
Steel Magnolias Tea Dine-Around
When: Sunday, May 5, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Mitchellville, MD
Hosted by Artis Hampshire-Cowan (Senior Vice President and Secretary, Howard University) and Shireen Dodson (Ombudsman, U.S. State Department).
Dish with Troop Capitol Hill Dine-Around
When: Wednesday, May 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Washington, DC
Hosted by Sheryl Bonilla (Manager, Public Affairs, UPS).
Dine-Arounds are added regularly so check back often: www.gscnc.org/dine_arounds.html
To register: email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: name, girl and parent email, contact phone #, Senior or Ambassador, troop #.