Thursday, January 8, 2015

Cookie Time

2015 Cookie Rally & Parent Training

It's time for the 2015 cookie season.  Registered Girl Scouts must have at least one parent/guardian attend the cookie training for them to be able to sell cookies.  Girls are encouraged to attend the cookie rally while their parent/guardian attends the parent training.  Both events are at the same location.  Please use the links below to find out more information and to register for the events.  

The deadline to register is coming up fast!


Parent Training Registration Link:




Cookie Rally Registration Link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Ypo80kNKcE33bPHFazr42zC93esvjMhokYDuA9dD5N8/viewform

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

USU Basketball Clinic 2015


Learn more about basketball with the coaches & members of the USU Women’s Basketball team. They will help you hone your court skills while having fun.

Please bring your girl friends to share in this fun activity! Simply share the link with them so they can register too. Parents and troop leaders may attend the clinic, but must pay registration fee.

Parents, family members, friends & troop leaders can join you for the game after the clinic.  They will need to provide their own food.  Concessions can be purchased during the game.

Registration deadline is January 17th.

Date: January 24

Time: 11:00am

Location: USU

Grades K-8

Your $6 registration includes:
Clinic, patch, dinner (hot dog, chips, drink), entrance to the 2:00pm USU Basketball Game.

* If you don't eat meat or wheat you will need to bring something to replace those items for your meal.


Schedule of Events
11:00am Sign-in
11:30am Clinic
12:45pm Lunch (Those paying registration fee)
  2:00pm Basketball Game


All individuals, including adults, attending the clinic will need to pay the $6 fee - game is included.

Please complete a separate form for each person (adult or girl) who will be attending the clinic.

Registration Link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/15xqJGerAeXpGcHmNNX_FGePi27VFDyDNXPRl9HjPEdE/viewform

Monday, January 5, 2015

Mascot Charity Challenge

When:
Saturday, January 10th  from 9-11am

Where:
Fun Park (Logan, UT)

Why:
To raise money for the
Special Olympics and United Way,
local Mascots will be competing
for the Fun Park title of
King of the Mascots!

Cost:
Admission is only $5 to watch the
competition, or $15 to PLAY all
the activities from 9-Noon,
with proceeds going to Charity.
Children under 2 are FREE!

Featuring:
• USU’s BIG BLUE
• Chick-Fil-A’s Cow
• CV Pediatric Dentistry Tooth
• Lee’s Market Badger
• Liberty Tax Lady
•MMA Clash Tiger
• Logan High School’s Grizzwald
• Bowling Pin Man
• Girl Scout Cookies
• Skyview High School’s Paws Bobcat



Flyer:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-HGTrY6NsfWdWtZdHJuVjRfTE9BVHRsbENLR0xoalJ0eEhj/view?usp=sharing

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Parent Meeting

Date:     Saturday, January 10, 2015
Time:     11:00-12:00 p.m.
Place:    Logan Library – Bonneville Room, 255 N Main

You and any girl, grades K-12, are invited to attend this Girl Scout Information Meeting to learn about being a Girl Scout or volunteer. What can a girl do? A world of good! Today girls can inspire change, stand up against bullying, or feed a community. Girl Scouts help girls gain courage, confidence and character to reach their full potential. Whether you are a girl, college student, parent, or adult (female or male) who is looking to make a difference in a girl's life, there is a place for you in Girl Scouts.

Friday, December 5, 2014

2015 Cookie Rally & Parent Training

It's time for the 2015 cookie season.  Registered Girl Scouts must have at least one parent/guardian attend the cookie training for them to be able to sell cookies.  Girls are encouraged to attend the cookie rally while their parent/guardian attends the parent training.  Both events are at the same location.  Please use the links below to find out more information and to register for the events.  


Parent Training Registration Link:




Cookie Rally Registration Link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Ypo80kNKcE33bPHFazr42zC93esvjMhokYDuA9dD5N8/viewform

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Girl Scout Council Programs

Happy December Girl Scouts!

We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday with friends and family. 
We are incredibly grateful for you and everything you do to make Girl Scouting amazing for the girls in your life!

Here are some great opportunities coming up for December, there are also training and learning opportunities for volunteers below. 

Want to see what else is going on through May? 
Check out our full program line up at http://www.gsutah.org/gsu-go
We also have an easy to download and print calendar option!

DECEMBER PROGRAMS
Girls can attend these programs with their troop, on their own, and/or with an adult.  Each program outlines what the requirements are.  If you have any questions about programming, please do not hesitate to contact us.

**Sign into your Girl Scout Account before following the links to programs, this will help when registering for these awesome opportunities.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT. . Last Chance!
2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Bring your family or your troop and join us for this enduring holiday tradition – The Nutcracker Ballet performed by Ballet West at the Capitol Theatre. All girls/minors must attend with an adult, please.
Our Seats are in Orchestra 4

10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Try out the different hands-on STEM programs that Zaniac offers and ignite your imagination! At the STEM Exploration Activity Day, girls will rotate through different stations, each exploring an exciting STEM program at Zaniac. Stations include: Minecraft Demonstration, Math Jeopardy, a Lego Robotics challenge, a Computer Programming activity, and Chess mini-games. Girls will earn a Zaniac STEM Exploration patch for participation.

1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Pyrex or petri dish? Scientist or chef? Here, you won’t have to decide! Dabble in Chemistry with your own tasty potions and colorful candy concoctions, then test the limits of culinary design by creating your very own lab coat-worthy delights!

5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Get input on your Gold Award Project plan and ideas and ask questions about your Project Proposal! Discuss your ideas with members of the Gold Award Committee, Higher Award Representatives, and previous Gold Award Recipients prior to submitting your proposal and participating in an interview. This is a great way for you to organize your thoughts and ensure that your idea addresses the root cause and aspect of sustainability that is necessary for a Gold Award Project. All girls working towards their Gold are highly encouraged to attend one of these meetings. Adults are welcome to attend as support for the girls in their process of earning their Gold Award.

4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Learn what it takes to unleash your creativity through the stroke of a brush. Spend an afternoon at Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum learning the different techniques and styles of painting. Enhance your artistic skills and study significant periods of art history. Discovery Gateway will provide the supplies and inspiration to paint a landscape or portrait of your own. You will complete the requirements for the Painting Badge. Fee includes art supplies, admission into the museum, and Painting Badge.

5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Get input on your Gold Award Project plan and ideas and ask questions about your Project Proposal! Discuss your ideas with members of the Gold Award Committee, Higher Award Representatives, and previous Gold Award Recipients prior to submitting your proposal and participating in an interview. This is a great way for you to organize your thoughts and ensure that your idea addresses the root cause and aspect of sustainability that is necessary for a Gold Award Project. All girls working towards their Gold are highly encouraged to attend one of these meetings. Adults are welcome to attend as support for the girls in their process of earning their Gold Award.

10:00 AM-12:00 PM
The Natural History Museum of Utah is where science meets fun! At this workshop, you'll make scientific observations and try your hand at experimenting as you create chemical reactions, investigate solids and gasses, test bubbles, and explore static electricity. Plus, receive a participation patch from NHMU!

10:00 AM-12:00 PM
There's an amazing ecosystem in your backyard! Get to know some of the many plants, insects, and animals that make their homes in Utah as you earn your Animal Habitats Badge at the Natural History Museum of Utah. You'll investigate predator and prey relationships, life cycles, behaviors, and habitats through activities, crafts and outdoor exploration.

1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Calling all Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors! Join us as we dig into the Cookie Program and start building plans to reach your goals! Do you love camp, programs, or travelling? Do you have your eye on something special from Girl Scouts? With so many amazing things to choose from in Girl Scouts, how do you know what to reach for? Come and join us as we will go through the Cookie Program goals and help YOU to reach for the stars! We will be going through Cookie Badge requirements for all ages!

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT
December 30, 2014 5:30 PM-January 01, 2015 11:00 AM
10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1-Happy New Year! Bring in 2015 at camp, rocking-out with your friends! From campfires, glow-stick tag, snowshoeing, songs, and art projects – there is something for everyone! Girls in grades K-5 will have different programming and sleeping areas from girls in grades 6-12.