Girls who are in kindergarten through first grade may sign up to become a Girl Scout Daisy by visiting gsofct.org/daisy or calling 800-922-2770. As a Girl Scout Daisy, girls can make new friends, earn petals and badges while trying new things, sell cookies, gain leadership skills, explore nature and the outdoors, and learn to appreciate and care for the environment.
Girl Scouts of Connecticut CEO Mary Barneby brought her expertise on girls and young women to a program at the Ridgefield Library in early October. Barneby emphasized the importance of women having a voice and representing the government. The program, titled, “Activate Your Girl Power,” was hosted by Ms President US, a girls’ civic leadership program based in Ridgefield. The … read more
Ridgefield Girl Scouts Lauren Ahern, Alexandra Caruso, Emma Cowles, Ameesha Dugal, Megan Keough, Emma Lee, Michelle Legan, Nina Moss, Elizabeth Sacchi, and Juliana Waite of Ridgefield have earned the Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can earn. The Girl Scout Gold Award requires Girl Scouts grades nine through 12 to spend at least 80 hours researching issues, assessing … read more