Girl Scout Day at the Capitol
Girl Scouts from all over the state will converge on Springfield to celebrate Girl Scout Day at the Capitol.
Girl Scout Day at the Capitol is an opportunity for Girl Scouts to learn more about governing, meet their legislator/senator, amplify their voices, and take a step forward in being a leader.. Additionally, Girl Scouts will develop a basic understanding of advocacy, gain confidence in their advocacy skills, and see how they can make the world a better place.
You don't want to miss this incredible event and the famous march to the capitol!
Friday, May 5, 2023
Bank of Springfield (BOS) Center
1 Convention Center Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701
Cost is $15 per person (girl/adult)
Optional event t-shirts are available for pre-order for $18.00 each. Deadline for t-shirt order is April 14, 2023.
Agenda for GSD@C
Springfeild Hotel Information
President Abraham Lincoln Springfield, a Double Tree by Hilton
701 East Adams Street, Springfield, IL 62701
Thursday and Friday, May 4 and 5, 2023 as a courtesy for Girl Scouts at a rate of $114 per room, per night before taxes. Cutoff date for hotel reservations is April 10, 2023.
Guests may call 217-544-8800 and ask for Reservations and the group code is GRL
Click here for online reservations.
Girl Scout Day at the Capitol Informational Flyer
Letter for Excused Absence from Illinois Attorney
Create a banner with your troop for Girl Scout Day at the Capitol.
The troop that creates the winning entry will proudly carry their banner and kick off the march in Springfield on Friday, May 5, 2023.
Banner Contest Guidelines