The Girl Scouts help mold our future leaders

Most of us think of the Girls Scouts has having the best cookies in town and get excited when cookie season arrives, Yet, they are so much more then that, that help mold future leaders, performers and athletes. Here are just a few...

  • Hillary Clinton
  • Queen Elizabeth II
  • Taylor Swift
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Celine Dion
  • Venus Williams
  • Dakota Fanning
  • Sandra Day O'Connor
  • Carrie Fisher
  • Queen Latifah
  • Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Lucille Ball
  • Martha Stewart
  • Mariah Carey

Girl Scouts is proven to help girls thrive in five key ways as they: 

  1. Develop a strong sense of self.
  2. Seek challenges and learn from setbacks.
  3. Display positive values.
  4. Form and maintain healthy relationships.
  5. Identify and solve problems in the community.

The Girls Scouts not only have a motto but a special hand hashake.

The Motto:T"Be prepared." In the 1947 Girl Scout Handbook, the motto was explained this way:

"A Girl Scout is ready to help out wherever she is needed. Willingness to serve is not enough; you must know how to do the job well, even in an emergency." The same holds true today.

Plus a Girls Scouts handshake is special, you shake with your left hand (because it is closest to your heart) will with your tight hand you hold up your 3 fingers.

If you have more then just cookies as an interest in the Girl Scouts there is a really cool event happening on March 12th! It's called "Mad Scientist Birthday Party for Girl Scouts!" This event sounds pretty awesome...

Girl Scouts is turning 107, so join us for a super science birthday! Become a mad scientist with ooey gooey ingredients and dynamic experiments. This party will not only be extremely wacky but educational, expect traditional activities and fun with a science twist.

It is for all ages, $10.00 for girl scouts and $15.00 non members. The event will take place at the Girl Scouts Heart Of Michigan Kalamazoo Regional Program & Training Center located at 601 West Maple Street 49008