Category Archives: Daisy

On Your Own: Girl Scout Day at Hillwood, Mar 17

Celebrate spring with the Girl Scouts at a fun-filled and festive day at Hillwood!


All activities listed below are ongoing from 10AM-1PM:

  • Play garden games on the lawn, including badminton, croquet, hula hoop, and jump rope.
  • Putt on the Hillwood putting green just as Hillwood founder Marjorie Merriweather Post and her guests used to do.
  • Practice yoga in the garden with Laurie Tucker of WellStyles Consulting. Yoga sessions begin at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, and 12:30 pm.
  • Create your own works of art: self-portraits, fancy place-settings, and more.
  • Try on costumes from a collection of hero’s capes, royal crowns, knight’s shields, and more.
  • Explore enchanting gardens and discover glittering treasures in the mansion.

Earn a Daisy petal, or Brownie, Junior, or Cadette badge!
• Daisy petals: Lupe (Honest and Fair) and Gloria (Respect Myself and Others)
• Brownie badges: Making Friends and My Best Self
• Junior badges: Social Butterfly and Staying Fit
• Cadette badges: Science of Happiness and Field Day

What: Girl Scout Day at Hillwood
Who: Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette
When: Saturday, March 17, 2018, 10AM – 1PM
Where: Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
4155 Linnean Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
Cost: $11 per person; free for children under age 5
Form: None

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Daisy & Brownie Cookie College, Dec 9

Its almost that time! What time you say? Cookie Season!

If your daughter is interested in becoming a Cookie Entreprenueur, then Cookie College is where she should be. Participation in Cookie College positions girls for success in the business world. Girls strengthen the 5 skills they learn through the Girl Scout Cookie Program:

  • goal setting,
  • decision making,
  • money management,
  • people skills, and
  • business ethics.

Girls will rotate through classes to learn about these valuable life skills and begin to plan for their own cookie business. Participation patch included.

What: Cookie College
Who: Daisies & Brownies
When: Saturday, Decber 9, 2017, 8:30AM – 12PM Noon
Where: University of Maryland
Van Munching Hall
7699 Mowatt Lane, College Park, MD 20742
Cost: $8
Form: Cookie College Permission Form

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Three Cheers for Animals Daisy Journey-in-a-Day, Apr 29

3-cheers-girl-bookInshaAllah, Daisies will experience a Journey-in-a-Day at the Chesapeake Children’s Museum in Annapolis on Saturday, April 29, 2017. On this fantastic animal journey, Daisies will learn about different animals, how caring for animals links with caring for themselves, make a lot of crafts inspired by nature but showing diversity among individuals, and do a Take Action project that educates the community about an animal related issue. The Daisies will complete the Red Robin, Birdbath and Tula awards.

What: 3 Cheers for Animals Journey-in-a-Day
Who: Daisies
When: Saturday, April 29, 3:45-6PM
Where: Chesapeake Children’s Museum
25 Silopanna Road, Annapolis, MD 21403
Cost: $10/Daisy, $3/adults & tagalongs
Form: 3 Cheers for Animals Journey-in-a-day Permission Form

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