Monthly Archives: October 2013

Troop 3480 Hajj Workshop This Sunday, Oct 20., 4 – 7PM


In preparation for welcoming our new hujjaaj back from the journey of a lifetime, Troop 3480 will immerse themselves in all things Hajj. In order to earn their Hajj Patch, girls will review the stories behind the Hajj, learn more about the sacred sites visited during Hajj, act out Hajj rituals, make Hajj-related crafts and finally listen to the story of someone who has been blessed to make the Hajj Journey, inshaAllah.

All levels are welcome. Girls should should wear comfortable clothes, active shoes/sneakers, and their Girl Scout vest/smock. No permission slip is required. Direct questions to Sis. Kori at girlScoutTroopMama [at] gmail [dot] com.

What: Hajj Workshop
Who: All levels
When: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 4 – 7PM
Where: PGMA
Cost: Free


Brownies to Participate in KARMA Anti-Bullying Program on Oct. 26

karmaBullyingPatchThe Ladies Auxiliary to VFW Post 3150 Presents the Anti-Bullying Program, KARMA: Kids Against Ridicule, Meanness and Aggression. Girls will

  • Learn about bullying,
  • Watch American Girl Chrissa‚Äôs story about being bullied,
  • Role play how to react to bullying, and
  • Make a poster about anti-bullying for display in the local community.

Brownies will earn a KARMA patch and a chance at prizes. Bring a brown-bag lunch. (No products containing nuts or nut products, please.)

Download the permission form and KARMA Workshop form. Parents must print out and complete both forms for this event and turn them in by the October 26 troop meeting. Incomplete paperwork will not be accepted.

Please email the KARMA workshop form to Sis. Kesha at keshabdulm [at] gmail [dot] com to save your spot by Oct 21st.

Please note no refunds.

What: KARMA Anti-Bullying Program
Who: Brownies
When: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 10AM – 3PM
Where: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3150
2116 North 19th Street, Arlington, VA 22201
Cost: $5.00

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Daisy Trip to the National Zoo on Oct 26

Asalaamu Alaikum,
Zink the Zebra Patch
Troop 2480 Daisies will be going to the National Zoo on October 26, 2013, to work on Zink the Zebra patch, inshaAllah.

Girls should be dressed appropriately for the weather. They only need to wear their Daisy tunics over regular clothing.

We need parents for this trip. Girls new to the troop will need an accompanying parent to participate. Download the Daisy Zoo Trip permission slip and either email it to Sis. Kesha or bring it to the next meeting.

Note: This event will be cancelled if the government shutdown is still in effect.

What: Daisy Trip to the National Zoo/Zink the Zebra Patch
Who: Daisy Scouts
When: Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013
11AM Meet-up at New Carrollton Metro
4PM Return to New Carrollton Metro
Where: Smithsonian National Zoo
3001 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, D.C. 20008
Cost: $10 (Metro fare)

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