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Reminder: Troop Meeting Tomorrow, Friday, Dec 16

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As salaamu alaikum,

The next regularly scheduled troop meeting will be this Friday, December 16, 2016, 6 – 7:30PM, inshaAllah. Please be timely. Arrivals after 6:30PM are disruptive to troop meetings and strongly discouraged.

JUNIORS

  • Juniors will continue working on their Business Owner badge with a special guest from SCORE, a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. Mr. Walter Abbott, SCORE DC Outreach Coordinator, will discuss starting a business and how SCORE & Small Business Administration supports small business owners.
  • Juniors should turn in permission forms & payments for the Get Moving! Journey-in-a-Day at Chesapeake Children’s Museum on Sunday, December 25.

CADETTES

  • All Cadettes interested in pursuing their Silver Award need to bring their preliminary written plans on how they plan to achieve it to Friday’s meeting. This is the final deadline.
  • Cadettes will continue work on this year’s New Cuisine badge.

MULTIPLE LEVELS

PARENTS

  • Pay your Girl Scout’s troop dues: $45 for Daisies, $60 for all other levels. If needed, dues can be paid in installments. Dues pay for badges and pins, help supplement some activities/trips, and also help support the troop web site, and other troop expenses. (Parents pay for fun patches.) For financial assistance contact your Girl Scout’s troop leader.
  • Financial assistance is also available for uniform items, Girl Guides and journey books. Contact your Girl Scout’s troop leader.
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Reminder: Troop Meeting Tomorrow, Friday, Dec 2

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As salaamu alaikum,

The next regularly scheduled troop meeting will be this Friday, December 2, 2016, 6 – 7:30PM, inshaAllah. Please be timely. Arrivals after 6:30PM are disruptive to troop meetings and strongly discouraged.

The last troop meeting of 2016 will be December 16 inshaAllah.

BROWNIES

  • Please be on time! The Brownies will have a workshop and do their Investiture & Rededication ceremony to establish new and returning Brownies. Patches and badges they have earned so far will be distributed and new Brownies will receive their pins. We will also have Sister Ieasha Prime as our guest workshop leader. If there is time they will continue working on the Wonders of Water Journey.
  • Those who have not returned the permission slip or paid the $5 for the Cookie College please do so today.

JUNIORS

  • Juniors will have an an investiture & rededication ceremony to officially welcome girls new to Girl Scouting, as well as renew the returning Girl Scouts’ commitment to the Girl Scout Promise and Law.
  • Juniors will also get ready for the upcoming Girl Scout Cookie season by beginning work on their Customer Insights badge. Parents/Guardians and family members with marketing experience are welcome and encouraged to help the girls learn how to better understand their customers. Please contact Sis. Kori after the troop meeting or email GirlScoutTroopMama [at] gmail [dot] com.

CADETTES

  • Cadettes completing their Breathe Take Action Project should be prepared to present to their fellow Cadettes at Friday’s meeting.
  • All Cadettes interested in pursuing their Silver Award need to bring their preliminary written plans on how they plan to achieve it to Friday’s meeting.
  • Cadettes will begin work on this year’s New Cuisine badge.

MULTIPLE LEVELS

  • Daisy, Brownie & Junior: Turn in permission forms and payment for Cookie College
  • Turn in permission forms and payment for Service Unit SHARE Skate Night, Jan 15

PARENTS

  • Pay your Girl Scout’s troop dues: $45 for Daisies, $60 for all other levels. If needed, dues can be paid in installments. Dues pay for badges and pins, help supplement some activities/trips, and also help support the troop web site, and other troop expenses. (Parents pay for fun patches.) For financial assistance contact your Girl Scout’s troop leader.
  • Financial assistance is also available for uniform items, Girl Guides and journey books. Contact your Girl Scout’s troop leader.
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Troop Meeting This Friday, Jan 15

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As salaamu alaikum,

The next regularly scheduled troop meeting will be this Friday, Jan 15, 2016, 6 – 7:30PM, inshaAllah. Please be timely. Arrivals after 6:30PM are disruptive to troop meetings and strongly discouraged.

Take a moment to note the dates of troop meetings for the next three months:

  • January 29
  • February 12, 26
  • March 11, 25

BROWNIES

  • Brownies should bring the following to the troop meeting:
    • Brownie Guide to Girl Scouting (if you have one): Please cut out your Money Manager Brownie elf doll, clothes, accessories and food and and bring them to the troop meeting. Put it in an envelope to keep it all together.
    • Brownie Quest journey book
    • Permission form and $7 for the Wegmans Cooking Class
  • Brownies will be selecting their Brownie Quest Take Action Project and beginning the Money Manager badge.

JUNIORS

  • Juniors should bring in their homework for the Savvy Shopper badge: Design an item you think Junior Girl Scouts will want in the year 2112.
  • Juniors should bring in their fitness goal for the Practice with a Purpose badge. Badriya will be sharing her fitness goal with the group.
  • Juniors who attended the horseback riding clinic at Beech Grove Farm should bring in a thank you note for Mrs. Anita.

CADETTES

  • Cadettes will present deliverables for the
    • Budgeting and Comparison Shopping financial literacy badges
    • Night Owl badge
    • Peacemaker Kit
  • Girls who completed their work will be awarded their Night Owl badge.
  • Cadettes will also prepare questions for two guest speakers. Ruwaida S. and Amirah A. should prepare introductions for their speakers.
  • To date, no additional updates have been made to the Cadette badge tracker. If additions are not made by January 30, Cadette troop meetings will end in February.

SENIORS

As a part of the Sow What? journey Seniors and Ambassadors will learn about the processes and guidelines for proper Islamic slaughter of animals for food. We will be joined by special guest, Imam Azzaari. Please arrive on time and in modest attire.

AMBASSADORS

See Senior reminder.

MULTIPLE LEVELS

  • All levels: Service Unit 22-6 SHARE Skate Night, THIS SUNDAY, Jan 17. Tickets will be distributed to those who have paid and turned in permission forms. All others must pay at the door (whether skating or not) and parents/guardians must stay. See Sis Kesha at the end of the troop meeting.
  • This Friday is the last day for register for the Chesapeake Bay STEM Fest on Feb 6.
  • Camp Clue has been cancelled due to lack of interest. Sis Kesha will issue refunds.

PARENTS

  • Pay your Girl Scout’s troop dues: $45 for Daisies, $60 for all other levels. If needed, dues can be paid in installments. 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.

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  • Registration for Girl Scout Camp begins in less than two weeks! Take a look at the 2016 Girl Scout Summer Camp Brochure to find the camp that’s just right for your Girl Scout. Registration opens January 26 at 10:00am for Camps Winona and Coles trip; and January 28 at 10:00 am for Camps Potomac Woods and May Flather. Camp programs should be chosen based on the grade your Girl Scout is currently in. Financial assistance is available.
  • Snacks will be distributed to Girl Scouts at the end of the troop meeting as of January 15.
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