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Women of Distinction
The Women of Distinction event is an annual fundraiser presented in partnership with BP. For the last 20 years, the Farthest North Girl Scout Council has joined the community of Fairbanks to recognize and award three remarkable women, while supporting Girl Scouts in Alaska. Click here to learn more.
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|Saturday the 1st||Delegate Training
Event Details TBA
|Saturday the 8th||2017 Annual Meeting|
|Tuesday the 11th||Step Up Training
5:30pm to 6:30pm at the Council BP Room
Is your troop bridging up to a new grade-level? Do you need information on how to conduct a bridging ceremony? Join us for this informational training. You’ll learn all about what to expect from girls at the next grade-level, how to do a bridging ceremony and how to make the transition from one grade-level to the next a smooth one. RSVP at the Council office by Monday, April 10th.
|Wednesday the 12th||Leader Tips & Tricks – North Pole
12pm to 1pm at North Pole Mt. McKinley Bank
Learn more about multi-grade-level troops at this fun and informational workshop!
|April 17th through the 21st||Leader Appreciation Week
This week is all about celebrating our amazing volunteers. Girl Scouts wouldn’t exist without our dedicated community of volunteers! Thank you!
|Wednesday the 19th||Leader Appreciation Lunch
12pm to 1pm at the Council BP Room
Lunch is on us! We invite all Leaders join us for a celebratory lunch where we’ll sing the praises of our Leaders and treat them to a delicious lunch, fun craft and good company.
|Saturday the 22nd||Older Girl Meet-Up
April 22 from 12pm to 3pm at the Fish & Game Main Office, 1300 College Road
All Juniors, Cadettes and older Girl Scouts are invited to a day of hands-on science fun! Girls will earn the vintage badge, Science Discovery by getting outside and learning the art of scientific sketching and natural science! $5 per girl. RSVP with the Council by Friday, April 14th.
|April 24th through the 28th||Bridging Shop Sale!
For the whole week all of our basic kits will be $5 off and all uniform accessories will be 10% off! Get ready for the fall by saving on the basics!
|May 1st – 31st||Bridging Events
All month, Troops will be planning and putting on bridging ceremonies to celebrate their Scouts bridging up to the next grade level. Contact your troop to see if you are planning a bridging ceremony.
|Thursday the 4th||Women of Distinction
Council office closed in preparation for this annual event
|Friday the 5th||Council Office Closed|
|Saturday the 13th||Leader Outdoor Skills Training
$10 per leader, bring your own mess kit, lunch will be provided. 9am to 5pm at Richie Musik’s house (directions available at the Council office)
This fun training is all about giving leaders the skills to teach girls useful outdoor skills. This training is also required for any troop leaders who plan on going camping with their girls. RSVP at the Council office by Monday, May 8th.
|Wednesday the 17th||Last Day of School|
|Monday the 29th||Memorial Day – Council Office Closed
In observation of Memorial Day, the Council office will be closed. We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, May 30th.
|Wednesday the 31st||Early Bird Registrations Due|
|Fridays||Council office closed on Fridays through June & July|
|Friday the 9th||All Camp Jessie Bloom paperwork and final payments due to the Council office|
|Thursday the 15th||Troop Annual Report & Expense Reports Due|