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Girl Scouts learn how to make travel dreams come true


Submitted by LeEllen Condry On Sunday, October 5, Girl Scouts of Colorado held their first Global Travel Fair at Pepsi Center. This event was to highlight the past, present, and future travel destinations for Global Girl Scouts. GECCO’s spoke about their last … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts of Colorado expands social network


Girl Scouts of Colorado has expanded our social network! While in the past, we have focused primarily on Facebook and Twitter, we are happy to announce an increased presence on both LinkedIn and Instagram. Both of these outlets will give … Continue reading

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Travel the World and Join the Global Girl Scouting Community


Submitted by Cortney Kern, Community Partnership Manager for Girl Scouts of Colorado   If there was one place that you could visit where would it be? What part of the world do you wish to explore? Do not just let … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts complete a 50 mile canoe trip


Submitted by Judy Moisey Asay, Troop Leader 548 Colorado Girl Scouts participated in a 50 mile canoe trip to the Buffalo National River in Arkansas this summer. The Buffalo National River is the only river in the US that is a … Continue reading

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Troop travel shines light on progression, sisterhood


The “ah-ha” moments stacked up like shiny silver dollars on Wheat Ridge Troop 2510′s trip to Buena Vista this month. As the troop leader for 19 girls who are preparing for the awkward, confusing and tumultuous two years known as … 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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Upcoming Outdoor Adventure Canoe Trips


Join us for a 5 day trip on the Buffalo National River in Arkansas. We leave for Arkansas on May 31st, and return to Colorado on June 8th, 2014. It is a two day drive, but it is worth the … Continue reading

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Travel Updates


The deadline to submit applications for GSUSA destinations is November 22. See all the great trips here: http://forgirls.girlscouts.org/travel/take-a-trip/destinations/ We are also looking at a plan for GSCO international trips over the next 5 years. The tentative plan is below. These … Continue reading

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Trip to Pax Lodge in England


Submitted by Katy Herstein Highlands Ranch After touring the British countryside with my family, we visited Pax Lodge in London. Our tour was given by Stella, a 28- year-old girl guide from Uganda. Volunteers at Pax Lodge come for 6 … Continue reading

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Explore the World Centers Webinar October 16


Join singer/songwriter Melinda Caroll, known for We Change the World and Ignite!, in a special webinar sing-a-long in exploring your WAGGGS World Centres! ‘Explore the World Centres’ will be held on the 16th of October, 2-3pm Eastern Daylight Time. Sign … Continue reading

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