May 16, 2013
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Girl Scout Night at the Washington Mystics

Washington Mystics

Who: Girl Scouts of all ages

When: Saturday, June 8, 2013, 7:00 p.m.

Watch the Washington Mystics take on the Minnesota Lynx for Girl Scout Night. Groups of 10 or more will participate in the on-court parade and receive two complimentary tickets for troop leaders.

To register:
Promo code: mystics

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Quilters Unlimited of Northern Virginia 40th ANNIVERSARY QUILT SHOW


Who: Girl Scouts of all ages


When: Sunday, June 2, 2013, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  


Here is a special opportunity for Girl Scouts and their leader! We are offering FREE admission to our show to all Girl Scouts who come in uniform on Sunday, June 2, during the hours of 10 to 4. Leaders also get free admission. At 1 pm we will be doing a special presentation on "How a Quilt is Made," especially designed for Girl Scouts.  We will also be giving out gifts and there will be prizes for everyone who participates in our Scavenger Hunt. This is a great resource for Girl Scout Seniors working on the Textile Artist badge. 


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Bowie Baysox Girl Scouts Lock-in & Sleepover: Baysox vs. New Britain Rock Cats

Who: Girl Scouts of All Ages    


When: Friday, June 7, 2013, 7:05 p.m. 


Where: Prince George's Stadium

            4101 Crain Highway
            Bowie, MD 20716 


Post-Game Lock-In Activities Include: Dancing, Arts & Crafts and Much More!! Volunteers are still needed to help run Lock-In activities.

To Register: Contact Matt McCann at 301-464-4885 or to order tickets or volunteer.

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Exclusive Hershey Park Discount for

Girl Scout, Friends and Family



Who: Girl Scouts Nation's Capital members of all ages   


When: May 3 - September 29, 2013   


Where: Hershey Park

100 W. Hersheypark Drive
Hershey, PA 17033   


Looking for a fun activity to share with your Girl Scout troop? Girl Scouts is excited to let you in on a special offer for discount tickets from Hersheypark. Not only can you save 35% off Hersheypark tickets, but Hershey Park will donate a portion of the ticket price to the Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital SHARE (Share Her Annual Real Expense) annual giving campaign.  


To register: To receive the Girl Scout discount and support SHARE, please use the exclusive GSCNC website and promo code.


Girl Scout Link:; Promo code: 41445.


Girl Scout Appreciation Day at  

Medieval Times  

Who: Girl Scouts of all ages


When: May 18 and June 8

Doors open at 11:00 a.m., show starts at 12:00 p.m. 


Where: Medieval Times

7000 Arundel Mills Circle 

Hanover, MD 21076 


Girl Scout shows feature a 20 minute education presentation that begins promptly at 11:00 AM. The Falcon presentation, care and training of horses and meet the Medieval Times cast after the show. All Girl Scouts receive the Medieval Times participation patch!

Fees: Girl Scouts and Leaders pay $29.95 (plus tax and gratuity). No minimum number required. Full payment due 2 weeks prior. Additional Family/Guest $35.95 plus tax/gratuity.

To make reservations today! Call 888-WE-JOUST or email MARYLAND@MEDIEVALTIMES.COM




The Harlem Globetrotters Come to  

Towson University!


Who: Girl Scouts of all ages


When: June 19th, 20th, and 21st at 7pm.


Where: Towson University's Tiger Arena

2 Auburn Dr.

Towson, MD 21252


Come see the Harlem Globetrotters at Towson University's NEW Tiger Arena! Special Scout Discounts available to all Girl Scouts and families. Save up to $16.25 per ticket!   


Fees: Ticket prices start at $15. Everyone who orders together gets the Girl Scout discount. Each Girl Scout ticket includes a patch.


To Buy Tickets: Call 800-641-4667 x118 or email to get the Girl Scout discount. 


For More Information: For more details, check out the Harlem Globetrotters website at





Financial Fitness Challenge

Badge of the Week  


            Money helps us buy things we need, like food and clothes. And money helps us buy things we want, like video games and movie tickets! Learn the difference between wants and needs in this badge.   

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If you have earned this badge this year, we will send you a free Financial Fitness Challenge Patch brought to you by Capital One!






Your Turn to Lead logo  

Your Turn to Lead:Your Voice Matters


Who: Girl Scout teens


When: Saturday, June 15, 2013

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Where: Howard University School of Law

2900 Van Ness St. NW

Washington, DC 20008


Designed to inspire teen girls to recognize their own abilities, become active in their schools and in their communities. The leadership conference will include interesting activities, exciting workshops, and college preparation. Influential guest speakers such as Catherine Hogan, Public Affairs and Government Relations lobbyist for Verizon; Yvette Alexander, DC City Council; and Robert Sims, Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Washington Gas.  


Cost: *Early Bird Rate* Register by May 31, 2013 and pay just $10

General Registration: $15 after May 31 until June 7, 2013

Cost includes registration, lunch, dinner and conference materials  


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C & O Historic Park Training


Who: Any adult Girl Scout volunteer 


When: August 24, 2013, 9:30-2:30 


Where: Riley's Lockhouse
Poolesville, MD

Want to give tours at the Riley Lockhouse? Come churn butter, do home crafts, make ice cream or lemonade 1870 style!  After a troop leader or another troop adult takes the C+O Canal National Historical Park training the troop can choose a date when they and most of the girls can come from 12:30-4:30 on a Saturday or Sunday during the spring or fall and have fun at the Lockhouse.    

For more information: call Joan Paul at 301-384-8584  


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