Leaders - please remember that all deadlines are FIRM! We are all volunteers, our time is as valuable as yours. Deadlines are given for a reason. Please be considerate!
"Did you know? Six out of ten girls stop doing something they love because they feel bad about the way they look." These were the findings of Dove 2010 study.
Free Being Me is a program presented by Dove and the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS). The "aim is to improve girls' self-esteem and body confidence through fun and empowering activities." Girls can work on the Free Being Me badge programme beginning in January 2014. Although the badge program has not yet begun, the site is active with ideas and activities. You can find it at http://www.free-being-me.com/ . This is geared toward girls aged 7-14.
Want to earn the MEdia Girl Scout Journey (Cadette) in a weekend? An overnighter program has been created to do just that. Just follow the guidelines and your troop will be able to complete the Journey. See below in attachments.
Badger Trails hiking information is now available. See below in attachments for brochures.
Root River Trail hike/bike - Saturday April 26th
Glacial Trail hike - Friday May 2 through Sunday May 4 (you need not attend every day_
These are inexpensive events held specifically for youth organizations.
For more information go to www.badgertrails.org
If your troop is interested in volunteering to help Feed My Starving Children, please see brochure below in attachments. Registration open March 1st and fills quickly.
Visit this page often for updates on Upcoming Programs
Confirmed MAGS (local) events for the 2013-14 program year:
MAGS Fall Campout - September 20-22, 2013. Registration deadline September 7, 2013. See below in attachments for flyer and registration.
Welcome to Scouting event - Saturday, September 21, 2013, 10am-Noon, Marshfield School Forest. See below in attachments for flyer and registration.
Holiday Parade - November 21st. See below in attachments for flyer
Powderpuff Derby - TBA
Cookie Rally - January 9th - for all Daisies and Brownies, as well as Juniors who have never sold cookies. See below in attachments for flyer.
Snow Tubing at Powers Bluff (sponsored by Troop 6076) THIS EVENT IS FOR CADETTES, SENIORS, AND AMBASSADORS ONLY- Saturday February 1st, 10:00-12:30. See below in attachments for flyer and registration. NOTE: THIS EVENT WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 25TH, BUT HAS BEEN MOVED TO FEBRUARY 1ST DUE TO WEATHER.
Snow Tubing for All Levels at Powers Bluff (sponsored by Troop 6181) - Monday, February 17th. See below in attachments for flyer and registration. NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BECAUSE IT IS NO LONGER A DAY OFF SCHOOL. IT MAY BE RESCHEDULED, PLEASE CHECK BACK.
Leader-Daughter Event - CHOPPED!- Saturday, February 8, 2014. See below in attachments for flyer and registration.
Girl Scout Thinking Day Event at the Marshfield Cultural Fair (sponsored by Troops 6061 & 7437) - Saturday, February 22nd, 10am-4pm. See below in attachments for flyer.
Girl Scout Week Event - Friday, March 7th, 6:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m.. GS Week Kick-Off at the YMCA. See below in attachments for flyer and registration. NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BECAUSE THE YMCA IS RESURFACING ITS GYM FLOOR AT THAT TIME.
Girl Scout Week Event - GS Week Activity Sheet. Celebrate Girl Scout Week and earn a patch! Girls must complete one event each day for 5 of the seven days during Girl Scout week. Parents/guardians/leaders sign off for completion, MAGS will provide a patch for the girl. See below in attachments for the activity sheet. Deadline to order patches March 22.
MAGS GALA (Bridging) - Sunday, May 4, 2014
Memorial Day Parade - Monday, May 26, 2014
Camp Sacajawea 75th Anniversary Event - (sponsored by Cranberry Valley Service Area). June 21-22, 2014. Save the date. Registration information coming in March. This event is for all ages.
Confirmed Service Events:
Wildwood Park Light Display Set Up - November 2 - meet at 8am at the building behind the bear enclosure, work as long as you can. Don't forget safety-wise and permssion slips! This is NOT a drop-off event
Make A Difference Day - October 26, 8-Noon. See below in attachments for flyer and registration.
Holiday Box project (food donations) - November 11-15 - see below in attachments for flyer and registration.
Caroling - December 9-13. Choose one evening your troop is available to sing, Deb will assign you a location.
Girl Scout/American Legion Pancake Breakfast - December 8, 8-12. See below in attachments for flyer, go to "Sign Up Forms" and log in to sign up.
Wildwood Park Light Display Food Collection - December 26th, 5-9. Go to "Sign Up Forms" page and log in to sign up for a time.
Girl Scout Week's First Baby Girl Born baskets - March 5th. See below in attachments for flyer and registration information.
Memorial Day flag placement at cemetery - May 24th, 10am. No registration required. Meet at the chapel at the cemetery, please wear vests and sashes. This normally takes about an hour.
Flag Distribution through Hiller's True Value Hardware - early July