Monday, May 3, 2010

Weekend Run-Down

Lot's going on in Girl Scout news - Let's run it down!
  • In Massachusetts, Melrose Girl Scouts participated in a free “Self-Protection Workshop” at North Shore Martial Arts Center - The Girl Scouts learned self-defense prevention techniques for situations ranging from bullying to kidnapping and abduction. Read more here.
  • The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, PA, reports that Girl Scouts in Westmoreland County will benefit from a $15,000 grant to Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania to fund science and technology programming.
  • In Roseville, CA, The Press Tribune reports that Girl Scout Jamie Reich earned her Silver Award for an Eco-friendly project - The Woodcreek High School freshman was honored by Roseville mayor for her accomplishment.
  • In New London, CT, The U.S. Coast Guard International Ice Patrol hosted Girl Scout Troop 63101 from Harbor Elementary School on April 27 at its offices at Fort Trumbull. Read more here.
  • In Temecula, The Californian reports that Boy, Girl Scouts united for park cleanup.