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  November 17, 2013
Girl Scouts Go NUTS for Nutshell!
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This fall's 'in a nutshell...' was an amazing success. Check this out: troop profits were up nearly 50% from the previous program! And even more good news - 32% more Girl Scouts participated in the October sale. That means more Badgerland troops and individual Girl Scouts will have the funds to attend exciting camps, programs and events this year. Be looking for the new PathFinder program guide in your mailbox in just a few weeks. We can't wait to see what Badgerland programs you'll choose to spend your "nutshell' earnings on! Maybe Camporee in the spring?!

 

Here's another terrific outcome from 'nutshell': Project Thank You donations skyrocketed this fall. Due to your hard work the men and women of the Wisconsin National Guard will be receiving loads of Girl Scout nuts, sweets and magazines. Thank you for making this program work for everyone!

 

About the Photo 

Brownies, Juniors and Cadettes spent the afternoon having fun doing yoga, Pilates

and keeping active at Fresh in Madison.

 

Details here on Fresh and other upcoming healthy living programs.

All Badgerland Service Centers will be closed November 28 and 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Property Roundtables

 

The final four Property Roundtables are this week. Hear the results of four years of research as the Board of Directors begins to make decisions that will meet the needs of Badgerland Girl Scouts today and into the future. 

Upcoming Property Roundtables

Nov 20

Nov 21

12-2 pm Camp Ehawee
12-2 pm
La Crosse Service Center
6-8 pm
La Crosse Service Center
6-8 pm
Hatch Public Library, Mauston
FOR GIRLS
Happy Habitats patch
Friends for ever logo

Happy Habitats


We're a few hours away from organizing 1000 service hours for the 2013 Patch Program - Happy Habitats. Girls and troops can still get involved and collect seeds from native plants or remove invasive species.

 

>Learn More

Friends 4 Ever!


Make it a Girl Scout weekend with your troop in La Crosse! Attend
Friends Forever and Fresh and stay overnight at Camp Ehawee.

>Friends Forever | Dec 7
>Fresh | Dec 8
>Fresh & Friends Forever Overnight Option
Girl Scout destinations logo
2013 Kon-Tiki

Travel The World this Summer

 

From Australia to China to Puerto Rico, explore the world through a Girl Scout destinations trip! Learn about the different destinations and download an application here.

 

Applications due November 22 to Eliza.

22nd Annual Kon-Tiki Regatta

Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors here's your chance to compete in the Kon-Tiki Regatta! There's more water-filled fun packed into one weekend than you can even imagine.

  

May 16 -18 | Winnequah Park, Monona   

$20 girl before April 15/ $25 per girl after
>Register

Questions: Courtney Feuquay
(800.236.2710 x 1157)
ADULT VOLUNTEERS

Make 2014 Even Better!

Join the One Tough Cookie Planning Committee. The 5k adventure fundraiser is held at Camp Oakwood Knoll in September. It's a lot of fun and we need your help to make it even more awesome.

 

Attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, November 19, in-person or online, and learn how you can get involved. Questions? Email us.

 

Online Meeting Sign-Up

In-person: 
Tuesday, Nov. 19 | 5:30-7:00pm
Madison Service Center, 2710 Ski Lane


Gold Award Committee

Contact Eliza to join the Gold Award Committee. (800-236-2710 x3030)

 

Love Cookies

 

Love cookie season? Join the Madison Service Center Cookie Cupboard Core! Meet local troop leaders and help troops pick up cookie orders.

 

The cupboard will be open February 8 - March 23. Contact Terri to volunteer. (800.236.2710 x1142) 


THE SHOP

Grab Your Cold Weather Gear!

Badgerland Hoodies are now $5.00 off original prices!

 

Youth Hoodies | S-XL   

Adult Metro Hoodies* | S-4X

*features a front zipper pocket plus an opening for your earbud cord

Offer ends November 30, 2013 
Don't be left out in the cold!

Girl Scout Knit Beanies
(gray, white, black)

Now $8
 Girl Scouts of Wisconsin - Badgerland Council
 gsbadgerland.org
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