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REMINDER: Cadette Financial Literacy Workshop & Brownie/Daisy Core Camp, THIS SATURDAY, Jan 9

troopReminderThe Cadette Financial Literacy Workshop is this Saturday, 5:30 – 8:30PM, at the Chesapeake Children’s Museum in Annapolis inshaAllah.

The Daisy & Brownie overnight Core Camp begins 8AM this Saturday at Camp Winona inshaAllah.

Make sure your Girl Scout is properly prepared for her event and arrives in a timely manner. All spaces pre-paid and cannot be refunded for no-shows.

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Reminder: Troop Meeting This Friday, Nov 6!


As salaamu alaikum,

The next regularly scheduled troop meeting this Friday, Nov 6, 6 – 7:30PM, inshaAllah. Please be timely. There is a 15-minute grace period. Arrivals after 6:30PM are disruptive to troop meetings and strongly discouraged.

Troop 3480 meets every other Friday. Take a little time to note in your calendar the next few troop meetings:

  • Nov. 20
  • Dec. 4
  • Dec. 18


  • Brownies will be starting the Brownie Quest Journey. The girls will discover themselves, connect with their Brownie team and family while also giving back to their community. Girls should bring their Quest Journey book and come ready to discuss their special talents and skills by completing page 49 in their journey book. Girls who do not yet have their journey book should bring $7 to the next troop meeting. Books are being sold on a first-come first-serve basis and is essential in order to fully enjoy the Brownie Quest Journey.





  • Our troop collected 89 bottles of 2-n-1 shampoo (plus 4 handmade natural cold press shampoos) toward donations to the annual Purse Drive sponsored by My Girlfriend’s House. Thank you! Our Service Unit still needs over 250 bottles to reach its goal of 800. There is still time to donate! Please bring your donation of 2-in-1 shampoo to the troop meeting this Friday inshaAllah.
  • The Brownie & Junior Cookie College is full. Refunds will be given at the troop meeting.
  • This Friday is the last day to register for the Daisy & Brownie Core Camp, Jan 9 – 10
  • This Friday is the last day to register for the Senior Car Care Workshop, Nov 21
  • The Winter Challenge Core Camp has been cancelled by GSCNC.


  • Pay your Girl Scout’s troop dues: $45 for Daisies, $60 for all other levels. Dues pay for badges and pins, help supplement some activities/trips, and also help support the troop web site, and printing expenses. (Parents pay for fun patches.) In order to camp, dues must be paid in full. For financial assistance contact Sis. Kesha.
  • Sign in! Adults must sign in their Daisy, Brownie & Junior Girl Scout at Friday troop meetings. Cadettes, Seniors & Ambassadors can sign themselves in.
  • Activities, Trips & Permission Forms
    • Turn in permission forms to the volunteers at the table in the teachers lounge. Please provide exact change or checks.
    • Pre-paid trips and activities cannot be refunded. It is the responsibility of the girl or parent to find a replacement for their spot. Put your Girl Scout’s trip/activity on your calendar so she doesn’t miss a trip due to forgetfulness.
    • Many events — especially out-of-council ones — are available on a first-come first-served basis and have strict deadlines. Turn in your permission forms early or on time to secure your Girl Scout’s spot.
  • Juliettes — Girl Scouts who are not affiliated with a troop — may participate in Troop 3480 weekend events after contacting the appropriate troop leader. Juliette must submit a Girl Health History and Emergency Medical Authorization Form along with the permission form to participate.
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Junior Spring Core Camp, Apr 30 – May 1

springCampThe Junior Core Camp is a one-night camping event for troops (grades 4-5). Troops will participate in activities like archery, songs and arts & crafts. Girls from all over the council will join together for this exciting, fun-filled weekend. Kapers such as flag ceremonies, Girl Scout’s Own, latrine cleaning and campsite care will be shared by attending troops. Girls and adults will sleep in glen shelters and may share a site with other troops from around the council. Meals will be provided.

Girl must have dues paid in full in order to camp. Adults must be registered volunteers to attend. Halal food and marshallows will be provided by the troop. Girls who require medication must submit it to the First Aider; girls are not to self medicate. No tagalongs. Because this is a pre-paid event there are no refunds.

What: Spring Core Camp
Who: Juniors
When: Saturday, April 30, 9AM – Sunday, May 1, 2016, 11AM
Where: Camp Brighton Woods, Brookeville, MD
Cost: $20/Girl, $35/Adult
Forms: Spring Junior Core Camp Permission Form

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