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Girl Scouts of River Bluffs Council Troop #738, St. Libory, IL

Newsletter 4/13/07














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Newsletter 2-15, Apr. 13, 2007








































Important Information

Reminder: Dues are $1 per meeting. We are asking that the girls bring their dues in their dues holder to every meeting. We do have some girls that owe for previous meetings.

Please remind the girls to also wear their Brownie sash to all Brownie activities, including meetings.

Our last fundraiser is underway, Home Interior Troop Fundraiser. We will be collecting the order forms and money either on April 25th, 26th, or 27th. Delivery is set for the first week of May just in time for a Mother’s Day delivery.

We are also participating in community service projects, planting trees for National Arbor Day on April 27th & collecting American Red Cross Comfort Kits until May 11th.

We have included all important information on our troop website. Please check it out!!






Current Activities

We starting our meeting by reciting the Girl Scout law, the Girl Scout Promise and the Pledge of Allegiance.

We started our last Try-It for the year, Caring and Sharing. We have been working on worksheets that list our favorite things and the differences between each other.

We also starting our craft of making a troop scrapbook. We will be finishing this Try-It and craft during the next two meetings.

We also discussed our hosting of the Girl Scout Neighborhood Ice Cream Social and Dance next Friday. Parents are welcome to attend with their daughters. At the last neighborhood event, we had an attendance of about 90 to 100 girls.

We enjoyed brownies from Abi and apple juice from Melissa.

We discussed upcoming field trips and fundraisers.

We ended the meeting with the Girl Scout Squeeze and choosing Kaper Chart duties.






Coming Up……..

The next meeting will be on April 27th right after school.

Our last meeting will be May 11th.

We will also be handing out spring registrations that are due back by June 10th to receive an Early Bird patch.

We will be finishing our Caring & Sharing Try-It.

We have sent home permission forms for field trips and activities that have been recently planned. Please return permission slips by the date noted or ASAP to reserve your daughter’s spot.

We are thinking about making June 30th a family day with a potluck lunch and other activities. Please let me know what you think so we can get the planning underway.

If anyone has any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to call Carol at 768-4603 or Liz at 768-4677. Thank you,

Carol and Liz