vote supports Girl Scouts
Vote by noon Thursday, March 28 to help us win $10,000! Pick Girl
Scouts San Diego as your favored nominee for the People’s
Momentum Award, which the Women’s
Foundation of California
will present, along with the prize money, to one nonprofit that’s
making life-changing differences for women and families. Together, we
can empower more girls to become tomorrow’s leaders. Cast your
now — and help us out by spreading the word on Facebook and
improve our resources
take a few moments to complete this brief survey
about Girl Scouts’ Sandra Brue Art Center and Ellen Browning
Scripps Nature Center. We want to hear from you!
to handle homesickness
your camper for a successful adventure away from home. While feeling
homesick is a normal response to new environments, you can help your
child cope. Browse the Summer
or the American Camp Association’s resources
for families. Take our online quiz
to determine whether your girl is ready for resident camp, then
attend our open houses at Winacka and Whispering Oaks (Sunday, April
28 or June 16, 1-4 p.m.) to familiarize your camper with our
a booth at Going Global Day
have a chance to share the 2013 World
theme — Together, We Can Save Children’s Lives — at
Going Global Day on Saturday, May 18, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the San
Diego Children’s Discovery Museum.
We are now accepting applications
from troops who would like to host an interactive booth at the event.
a new sport
the date: Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. is the SDSU Women’s
Football Academy. Coach Rocky Long, other coaching staff and players
will teach football basics to girls in grades 9-12 and adult women.
All proceeds benefit Girl Scouts San Diego’s Live Healthy, Lead
Healthy initiative. Cost of $30 includes breakfast, lunch, T-shirt,
gift bag and two tickets to the home opener SDSU football game.
Girl Scout offers from Valley View Casino Center
View Casino Center (formerly San Diego Sports Arena) offers great
Girl Scout discounts for family performances. Receive a patch and a
behind-the-scenes pre-show experience at Ringling
Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Present: Built to Amaze
Thursday-Sunday, Aug. 8-11. Or join Elmo and his friends for Sesame
Street Live: Can’t Stop Singing
on Saturday, June 15, 10:30 a.m. or 2 p.m., and Sunday, June 16, 1
p.m. or 4:30 p.m. Find purchasing options for Girl Scout discounts on
for cyber savvy Cadettes to put their skills to the test. Girl Scouts
San Diego and Securing Our eCity®
are hosting a tech
at the National University Technology
and Health Sciences Center
on Saturday, April 13, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Girls will learn Internet
safety, security and ethics – tools needed for a good
foundation in computers. Cost of $5 includes lunch and Cyber Savvy
by Friday, April 5. Contact:
fun storming the castle!
Scouts and the Society of Women Engineers beseech all fair maidens in
grades 5-8 to take part in the SWEET
Saturday, April 20, 12:45-5 p.m. at our stronghold, Balboa Campus.
From experimenting with sundials to constructing a catapult, wondrous
adventures await she who accepts the challenge. Tithe of $6 includes
patch and T-shirt. Register
by Thursday, April 4 (or by Thursday, March 28 to guarantee
availability of your shirt size).
participants of yesteryear in grades 9-10 may contact Sabrina
by Friday, March 29 to serve as volunteers.
Project presents Imagine That! writing series
compose your own compelling plays while taking part in group theater
games, improvisation, script reading and creative writing. On
Mondays, April 15-May 20, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Balboa Campus
Leadership Center, draw on your experience, observations and
imagination as you become a playwright, focusing on themes relevant
to you, in a nonjudgmental environment. At the end of the series,
watch professional actors interpret and perform your play. Fee: $75.