Category Archive: Girl Scouts

Many Years Have Passed. Do you know how many?

It was on March 12, 1912, to be exact, when the first group of girls met as Girl Scouts.   A wonderfully eccentric, middle-aged visionary named Juliette Gordon Low decided it was time that the girls of Savannah, Georgia, “and all the world” had something special and worthwhile to do. And the Girl Scouts of …

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Famous Girl Scouts

Did you know that many famous people were in Girl Scouts?  How about …. 1.  Super Singer:  Taylor Swift 2.  Gwyneth Paltrow 3.  Lisa Ling 4.  Perhaps our first woman President:  Hillary Clinton 5.  Like Mom like daughter:  Chelsea Clinton 6.  Dakota Fanning 7.  Abigail Breslin 8.  Mariah Carey 9.  Sandra Day O’Connor 10.  Sally …

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More Than a Box of Cookies

Building Relationships with Cookies

More Than a Box of Cookies By Erin Wong, Senior Girl Scout Troop 78 Erin is also one of two Senior Girl Scout representative to the GSKC Board of Directors   Standing in front of the clean white door, waiting patiently in my excessively-long Cookie Monster blue skort, adorned in the matching vest festooned with …

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Tribute to Konocti Girls Scout Council

Konocti Council Girl Scouts Tribute

Girl Scouting provides girls with activities that develop self-esteem, self-reliance, leadership and teamwork skills, all under the guidance of trained adult leaders. Our council’s name, Konocti, comes from the name of Mount Konocti, from which one can see all three of the counties we serve; Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake Counties. Founded in 1958, our council …

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