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Pueblo Girl Scouts learning about STEM


From Carmen Valdez, Program Associate, Girl Scouts of Colorado More than 40 girls and their leaders took part in a Girl Scouts STEM Discovery Day in Pueblo on Saturday, April 12th. Girls took part in hands on presentations and experiments with … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Gold Award Project: Morgan Hays, Evergreen, “Base Camp Geosphere”


  Morgan Hays Evergreen Evergreen Senior High School Base Camp Geosphere What did you do for your Gold Award project? I completed my project at Mt. Evans Outdoor Lab School in Jefferson County when it was brought to my attention … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Gold Award Project: Kelli Leachman, Larkspur, “Perennial Garden”


  Kelli Leachman Larkspur Douglas County High School Perennial Garden What did you do for your Gold Award project? For my Gold Award project I created a perennial garden for the Douglas County Outdoor Education Center. The reason for the … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Gold Award Project: Eliana Wackerman, Colorado Springs, “Do It for the Kids!”


  Eliana Wackerman Colorado Springs Saint Mary’s High School Do It for the Kids! What did you do for your Gold Award project? My project addressed the issue of children feeling uncomfortable and frightened within hospitals. Young children decide how … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Gold Award Project: Delaney Keeler, Colorado Springs, “The Pet Pal Program”


  Delaney Keeler Colorado Springs The Vanguard School The Pet Pal Program What did you do for your Gold Award project? I created a volunteer and education program for kids who are not old enough to volunteer at the Humane … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Gold Award Project: Carly U-Ren, Grand Junction, “Memory Books for Dementia Patients”


  Carly U-Ren Grand Junction Fruita Monument High School Memory Books for Dementia Patients What did you do for your Gold Award project? I made beautiful Memory Books for a dementia unit in my hometown. These books are used to … Continue reading

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Junior troop in Grandby works toward a ‘No Idle Zone’ at their school


Submitted by Brenda Freeman Grandby Junior Troop 1665 out of Granby is working toward making the school pick-up lane a “No Idle Zone”. Girls are educating the students and parents about the dangers of exhaust fumes. Our troop was completing … Continue reading

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Butterflies, Pyramids, Festivals and Service highlight “Milkweeds” Sojourn to Our Cabana


From Penny Roberts, Colorado Girl Scout alumna and volunteer A year or so ago, the Girl Scouts of Colorado Promise Partners adult alumnae group decided it wanted to go to the International Festival & Butterfly Event at Our Cabana, the Girl … Continue reading

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World Thinking Day – Troop 899 in Elizabeth


From Troop Leader Teri Lindsey  Our troop decided we wanted to learn about Egypt for World Thinking Day this year. We studied the costumes and made the pieces for our costumes (see photos above). The collars took a long time and … Continue reading

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Metro Denver April – May updates


  Program Spotlight: STEM (also see April Statewide Service Unit Agenda) Cookies Week of April 21, 2014 – arrival of rewards from baker to SU (Secondary vendor shipments of rewards will vary). Click on link to learn more from our … Continue reading

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