Girl Report | Big Bear Badges

Zoe B.  Girl Reporter   Who loves Big Bear? There’s all that beautiful white snow in the cold winter and a large lake in the warm summer. Last winter, troop 1663, sub-troop to super-troop 1661-1663, took a trip to a cozy, wood-cabin. At the cabin, each Cadette – 7 girls in total participated in earning 4 different badges. The badges each girl earned were New … Continue reading Girl Report | Big Bear Badges

Girl Report | Cooking Up Some Badges

Samantha S.  Girl Reporter In Girl Scouts, we are able to earn many badges. In order to earn a badge, you must follow the badge instructions you are given. Many times, these tasks consist of hard work and fun! Earning these badges teach fellow girl scouts, responsibility, and how to work hard. Some badges you can earn consist of first aid, babysitting, cooking, and many … Continue reading Girl Report | Cooking Up Some Badges

Girl Report | Fair Play

Kaylee D.  Girl Reporter   Most Girl Scouts have completed the Fair Play badge as a brownie. My idea of Fair Play is the LA County Fair! The fair, in my opinion, was so gratifying! There were so many different things to see, do, and even eat! The first LA County Fair was held on October 17, 1922 and ran for five days, through October … Continue reading Girl Report | Fair Play

Girls’ Choice! Vote to select new outdoor badges for Fall 2015

Have you heard the big news?

There will be four Outdoor Badges added to program in fall 2015—one each at Brownie, Junior, Cadette, and Senior levels.

But, that’s not the most exciting part.

During the National Council Session in Salt Lake City, Anna Maria announced that starting in the fall 2015 program year, girls will lead with their voices through an annual national voting process to select the badges they can earn! That’s right. Girl-led voting for new badges! When asked what the girls should do, Juliette responded, “What do the girls want to do?” Now they can really answer the question. Continue reading Girls’ Choice! Vote to select new outdoor badges for Fall 2015