Saturday, September 22, 2012
Stop by the Crawford Memorial Methodist Church to learn about Girl Scouts of Winchester this Sunday.
Girl Scouts of Winchester is hosting a September Kickoff Event this Sunday from 3 to 4 p.m. The event will take place at the Crawford Memorial Methodist Church at 34 Dix St. A slideshow of events various girls in town participated in last year will be presented by Troop 71500. Light refreshments will be served. All girls in Winchester in grades K through 12 are welcome. All girls already registered are encouraged to bring a friend to find out what scouting is all about. If you have questions or to learn more, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Five percent of Girl Scouts receive the Gold Award each year.
Only five percent of Girl Scouts earn their Gold Award each year and Winchester houses four of the recipients: Girl Scouts Sarah Craven, Mary Katherine Marino, Dilini Palamakumbura and Lucy Yang who received this highest level of achievement last week. The Girl Scout Gold Award recognizes a service project that fulfills a need within a girl's community whether local or global, creates change, and becomes ongoing, according to a release from the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts. To earn the award, girls must complete the Silver Award and a minimum of 80 hours of service. Just five percent of all Girl Scouts earn this award each year. Craven’s project, Chesterbrook Learning Center Book Room, helped create a book room at the Chesterbook …
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Take part in our cookie poll.
For many, it’s one of the best times of the year: Girl Scout Cookie time! With so many to choose from, it’s hard to get a consensus on which one is best. We want to hear from you and learn your favorite type of cookie. Take part in our poll above and let us know which one you like best. And Girl Scout Troops, we want to help you sell those cookies throughout town. If you want to get the word out to the whole community about upcoming booth sales, be sure to share the info via an announcement on Patch. We'll then feature it for all to see and hopefully help make 2012 your troop's best cooking-selling year to date
Friday, January 6, 2012
Get the word out about ordering by sharing the info on Patch.
Girl Scouts across our area are in the midst of one of the sweetest times of year. From now until March, you can place orders for your favorite cookies by contacting a local Girl Scout. Is your daughter selling cookies this year? Then take note! If you want to get the word out to the whole community about upcoming booth sales, be sure to share the info via an announcement on Patch. We'll then feature it for all to see and hopefully help make 2012 your troop's best cooking-selling year to date. The Girl Scouts of Eastern Mass. report that booth sales have already started, with some wrapping up this weekend. Be sure to check their site for locations
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.
Tonight at the Crawford Memorial United Methodist Church from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., interested Winchester children will be signing up to join either the girl scouts or the boy scouts. At the meeting, parents and prospective scouts can learn more about the organization. But we want to know, were you a scout? Are your kids scouts? What are your thoughts of the organization?
Boy and girl scout registration is tonight.
Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Check back later for more and let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. Today is Wednesday, September 14. Here are five things you need to know: To find out what is going on today in Winchester, check out our events listings.