Category Archives: Alumnae

Girl Scout Alumnae Gather in Denver

Submitted by Jana Kelly Being a Girl Scout doesn’t stop when you turn 18; once a Girl Scout, always a Girl Scout! Girl Scouts of Colorado offers many ways for fun-loving and committed women to be involved and build friendships. Recently, … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Alumnae: Start 2015 with networking and fun!

Submitted by Jana Kelly Join fellow Girl Scout alumnae at one (or all) of the great alumnae events planned throughout 2015. We’ll kick off the year by enjoying the happy hour specials at Mile High Winery (2811 Walnut St., Denver) on … Continue reading

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“Girl Scout camp is better than anything ever”

Submitted by Mary Ward I recently returned to the place where I became myself: Sky High Ranch. “Rustic” is the fancy word I used to read in the description of this majestic place in the camp brochure. This is the only … Continue reading

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Leadership through the generations

  Submitted by Pam Watson Korbel and Anna Korbel Like most mothers and daughters, speaking as one voice does not come easy.  For us, the one exception is on the topic of the value of Girl Scouts to our adult … Continue reading

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Women’s Week and Core Camp for troops offered in July 2015

Submitted by Penny “Pan” Roberts Meadow Mountain Ranch near Allenspark, Colorado, will be the site for two very special events in the summer of 2015. Women’s Week launched for the first time in the summer of 2014, and nearly 45 … Continue reading

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Mary Jo Jacobs’ legacy creates opportunities for mountain community girls

As an 8-year-old girl growing up in 1937, Mary Jo Jacobs wanted a new pair of roller skates. She wanted them more than anything in world— until she learned her Brownie troop was going to be able to go to … Continue reading

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Lessons learned in Girl Scouts last a lifetime

Submitted by Kimberly Trefz Hi there! I am Kimberly Trefz, Girl Scout for at least 19 years, going on 20. I first got involved with Girl Scouts as a Brownie when a neighbor girl and I were signed up by our … Continue reading

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“I met my best friend in Girl Scouts and we are still best friends”

Submitted by Mariah Stewart I met my best friend Sharon at a Girl Scout camping trip 15 years ago and we are still best friends today.  I was seven and she was eight.  I remember us being inseparable almost from the … Continue reading

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Colorado sheriff’s first uniform was a Girl Scout uniform

Submitted by Sheriff Rebecca Spiess, Mesa County, Colo. #SheriffSpiess @SheriffMesaColo My first uniform was a Girl Scout uniform. I was proud then and am proud now, to wear a uniform.  Sadly, I do not have a picture of me in my Girl … Continue reading

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Women’s Week 2014 at Meadow Mountain Ranch

Submitted by Penny “Pan” Roberts Let’s go to camp and play!  Let’s cook out, sing songs, take hikes, watch the stars, do Tai Chi, play drums, make crafts, cook some more, sing some more.  It was  an idea that originated following … Continue reading

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