Posts Tagged ‘ Girl Scouts ’

Girl Scouts support the troops

January 18, 2016
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Comm - Plantsville Scouts

Plantsville Girls Scout Troop 66150, along with Miss Plantsville Outstanding Teen Alyssa Daly, made cards and ornaments, and stuffed over 140 goody bags to be sent to the US Naval crew aboard the USS Hartford submarine, out of Groton. The goodie bags were issued when the crew members, deployed since June, arrived around Christmas. Front,…

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Scouts add color to Strong School

October 13, 2015
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Comm - Girls Scout community service

Girl Scouts from Troop No. 66891 in Southington were hard at work planting, fertilizing, and watering plants on Sept. 11 during a community service project at Strong Elementary School. The project, sponsored by donations of fall harvest mums from the Home Depot, was dedicated to the teachers, staff, and students of Strong Elementary School. The…

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Kayla Sica receives highest honor from Girl Scouts

June 14, 2015
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Kayla Sica received her Gold Medal from the Girl Scouts for her community work with the Southington Dog Pound.

On Sunday, June 7, Southington’s Kayla Sica was among 55 Connecticut Girl Scouts honored with the Gold Award, the highest honor in Girl Scouting. In order to earn the Gold Award, Senior and Ambassador Girl Scouts between grades 9 to 12 must spend at least 80 hours researching issues, assessing community needs and resources, building…

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Youth helps at the dog pound to earn Girl Scout award

May 31, 2014
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By Ed Harris
Kayla Sica, pictured here with Animal Control Officer Dave Ireland and one of the three current dogs up for adoption, is finishing up a project at the Southington Dog Pound that will not only help the dogs, but also earn her the Girl Scout’s Gold Award.

By Ed Harris Editor Kayla Sica, a Senior Girl Scout, is working to earn her Gold Award by undertaking a project called Success at the Dog Pound. As part of the project, Kayla is looking to bring awareness to the Southington Dog Pound, its adoptions and creating a permanent donation program that will help collect…

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Girl Scouts’ Camp Carlson holds open house May 4

April 23, 2014
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Girl Scouts of Connecticut is hosting an open house at CampCarlson in Bristol on Sunday, May 4 from 1 to 4 p.m. The camp will be open for girls and families to attend and discover the exciting summer camp programs designed for all girls entering grades 1-12. The open house will allow families to tour…

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