our newest member, Kaylie. We also want to say a sad farewell to Katie B
who we will miss.
We earned a
Drawing and Painting patch. That's our first official patch as JUNIOR Girl
We went on
an All-School Christmas Carol! It was lots of fun, we each got a Santa hat
and patch and we collected lots of food for our local pantry.
We had lots
of fun at the Magic House's scouting day. We earned the Visual Arts patch
and worked on bits and pieces of some other patches. That huge slide is a
blast! Thanx to all the parents who went and had lots of fun with us.
or not, we have a couple of new girls this year also. Our troop is getting
REALLY big! We starred in plays that we wrote and directed
ourselves. We sold candies, nuts, etc. for the Fall
Fundraiser. We dressed dolls in theme outfits and donated them to a
local toy drive. The themes chosen by our four patrols were: Cowgirl,
Soccer player, Cheerleader and Summer Fun.
heart boxes out of plaster of paris and painted them. We learned all
about electricity thanx to Bob M. We had a cookie exchange with the
6th grade Girl Scouts. It was loads of fun! We planted bulbs around
the school so that this spring there will be lots of beautiful flowers to
enjoy. We sold Girl Scout cookies and raised a lot of money for our
troop activities and meetings. A HUGE thank you to everyone who helped
(including our parents!) We went on a bicycle hike on the Caty
Trail. It was loads of fun! Thanks to all the chaperones who made the time
safe and fun for everyone!
We have MORE
new girls this year. Our troop is getting REALLY big! We sold
candies, nuts, etc. for the Fall Fundraiser. We painted pumpkins!
Messy but fun! We attended the All-School Girl Scout Troop Hoedown.
We learned some dances, milked some "cows" and rode some
"horses". It was loads of fun!
We participated in the Girl Scout Cookie Sale. This year we were pros at it. We delivered and picked-up "April Shower" bags to a really large neighborhood. Afterwards, we ate lunch at McDonald's/KFC and played. Thanx Patty!
We had an Easter egg hunt and learned all about our five senses. We had an End Of the Year Party at a park and earned the Outdoor Fun Try-It. We learned about hearing, seeing, feeling, and smelling nature and marking trails. We also ate hot dogs, chips and this wonderful cake made JUST FOR US! We also got a little (lot!) wet in a water gun fight. What a way to end the year!
more Brownie Try-Its. And we learned the Girl Scout Promise and Law!
School Year 1998-1999 (First Grade)
We have several new girls this year from our school. More new friends! We sold candies, nuts, etc. for the Fall Fundraiser. We participated in the Girl Scout Cookie Sale this year. It's lots of fun, but lots of work! We went to the river to watch the eagles flying around looking for food. This area has so many wonderful nature sites to see! We got to deliver and pick-up "April Shower" bags of our own this year. We colored wonderful Easter eggs and donated them to a soup kitchen for pre-Easter decorations and egg salad on Easter day. We got to go to camp! It was only for the day, but we cooked hot dogs, stew and s'mores. We can't wait till we're old enough to stay overnight. We earned quite a few Brownie Try-Its. It's lots of fun!
We got to know other girls from our school and become friends. We learned about what Girl Scouts stand for and believe. We made beautiful Valentine cards for the elderly in a nursing home. We helped a Jr. Girl Scout troop from our school deliver and pick-up "April Shower" bags. We colored wonderful Easter eggs and donated them to a soup kitchen for pre-Easter decorations and egg salad on Easter day. We pre-earned a Brownie Try-It for Fun. We went on a nature hike and saw a neat conservation/learning center.