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Cookies, campfires, and bracelets are all part of the journey, but changing the world? That’s the real destination! One adventure at a time, Girl Scouts learn, grow, and do amazing things. Unleash your inner leader.

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Introduce girls to awesome new experiences that change their perspectives and broaden their worlds. Be a mentor, a guiding star, a friend. Show them all that they’re capable of, and unleash your inner leader in the process.

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You're Invited to G.I.R.L. 2020 - Orlando, Florida

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Experience the Power of a G.I.R.L.

You’re invited to a one-of-a-kind gathering of girls and women from around the world—G.I.R.L. 2020!

Join us for THE event of the year, for every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ who wants to stand up, take charge and change the world—for her and for all of us.

That’s right. Girls across the map are getting ready to dominate Orlando, Florida, and we want you to be a part of it! G.I.R.L. 2020 will draw more than 10,000 go-getters, innovators, risk-takers and leaders from around the world, as well as those who support them, to one place for a one-of-a-kind event you won’t want to miss.

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Connecting Girl Scouts to What's Happening!

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Have you taken your troop to an awesome place, gotten help from a community source? We need your help compiling all the awesome opportunities for girls throughout the council! We are working on an online resource that will serve as a troop leader’s “menu” full of businesses, organizations, and community resources that can assist with badge work or other fun adventures. Know of a place to suggest? Click here to provide us with the information to share with other leaders.

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Upcoming Events

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    2020 Cookie Program Training - Ottawa

    Start: Wed Dec 11 2019, 6:00 PM

    End: Wed Dec 11 2019, 8:00 PM

    Location: Epworth United Methodist Church, Ottawa

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    Leader Chats - Creating a Girl Boss

    Start: Thu Dec 12 2019, 6:00 PM CST

    End: Thu Dec 12 2019, 6:30 PM CST

    Location: Webinar

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    Painting Pros

    Start: Fri Dec 13 2019, 6:00 PM CST

    End: Fri Dec 13 2019, 8:00 PM CST

    Location: J & K Workshops, Camp Point

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    Cookies and Canvas

    Start: Sat Dec 14 2019, 10:30 AM CST

    End: Sat Dec 14 2019, 11:30 AM CST

    Location: Princeton Arts Academy, Princeton

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    Pretty in Paint

    Start: Sat Dec 14 2019, 2:00 PM CST

    End: Sat Dec 14 2019, 3:30 PM CST

    Location: Pretties by Paris, Champaign

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    Bus Trip to Build a Bear

    Start: Sun Dec 15 2019, 9:00 AM CST

    End: Sun Dec 15 2019, 6:00 PM CST

    Location: Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg

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    Robotics Badge Day - Session 1

    Start: Sun Dec 15 2019, 12:00 PM CST

    End: Sun Dec 15 2019, 2:00 PM CST

    Location: Open Source Classroom, Bloomington

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    Robotics Badge Day - Session 2

    Start: Sun Dec 15 2019, 3:00 PM CST

    End: Sun Dec 15 2019, 5:00 PM CST

    Location: Open Source Classroom, Bloomington