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2019-2020 at a Glance

The Girl Scout year runs from Oct. 1-Sept. 30 each year. This year-at-a-glance offers a snapshot of most of our key dates and signature events. Visit event pages for girls and for grown-ups for more information on special events, and check out our event listings for trainings, workshops, and everything else.

October 2019

Oct. 1: Official start of the Girl Scout year
Oct. 4-6: Outdoor Skills Weekend
Oct. 7-29: Fall product program
Oct. 11: International Day of the Girl
Oct. 31: Juliette Gordon Low’s birthday

November 2019

Nov. 28-Dec. 1: Holiday closure: council shops and offices

December 2019

Dec. 14: Stuff the Bus
Dec. 25-Jan. 1: Holiday closure: council shops and offices

January 2020

Register for G.I.R.L. 2020
Jan. 26: Cookie program begins

February 2020

Feb. 3: Summer day and resident camp registration opens
Feb. 7: Cookie booths start
Feb. 22: World Thinking Day
Feb. 28–March 1: National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend

March 2020

Women’s History Month
March 8–14: Girl Scout Week
March 8: Cookie program ends
March 21: Incredible Race

April 2020

Volunteer Appreciation Month
April 3: Operation Thin MintSM Sendoff Family Festival
April 20-28: National Parks Week
April 22: Girl Scout Leader’s Day
April 30: Cool Women Luncheon

May 2020

May 2-9: National Bridging Week
May 1: Renew your membership
May 16: Girl Scouts San Diego Bridging

June 2020

June 20: Girl Scout Gold Award Ceremony
Summer camp begins
Summer GSSD shop hours

July 2020

Summer GSSD shop hours
July 4: Independence Day

August 2020

Summer GSSD shop hours
Aug. 10: National S’mores Day
Aug. 26: Centennial of women’s suffrage
Aug. 29: Volunteer Conference

September 2020

Sept. 12–13: Girl Scouts Love State Parks Weekend
Sept. 25: Urban Campout