News & Events

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Women of Distinction

The Women of Distinction event is an annual fundraiser presented in partnership with BP.  For the last 21 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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Upcoming Events

Every Friday Council office Closed on Fridays through July
Tuesday the 4th Independence Day

The Council office will be closed in observance of Independence Day. We will reopen at 9am on Wednesday, July 5th.

July 16th -29th Camp Jessie Bloom

Our residential summer camp, Camp Jessie Bloom is the last two weeks in July. Camp like a girl!

Saturday the 22nd Golden Days Parade

Float decorating –Frida, July 21st, 5pm-7pm at SPAN Alaska Parade – start at Carlson Center at 7:45am

All Girl Scouts are invited to be a part of our annual Girl Scout float in the Golden Days Parade! Scouts are required to help put the float together on Friday, July 21st. Contact the Council office for more details or to sign up.

July 31st – August 5th Rural Girl Scout Camp: Camp Dexter in Nome, AK
Friday the 4th Gold Award Scholarship Applications Due
August 4th – 13th Tanana Valley State Fair

Check out the Girl Scout Exhibit in the Borealis Pavilion.  Girl Scouts submitted entries to the fair that demonstrate their awesome Girl Scout skills!

Week of August 14th – 18th Back to School Socials

Keep an eye out for a Girl Scout booth at your Back to School Social!  Sign up for Girl Scouts, check out the next upcoming Girl Scout events and pick up some cool Girl Scout prizes!

Thursday the 17th The First Day of School

Have a great school year, Girl Scouts!

Saturday the 19th Youth Safety Day

11am to 3pm at the Regal Cinemas Parking Lot

All Fairbanks families are welcome to come out to the 10th annual Youth Safety Day! Visit booths from local non-profit agencies and businesses, play games, ride the Fire Safety Slide, pick up a FREE bike helmet, get your bike tuned up and then ride the Bike Rodeo and enter to win a brand-new bike!

Wednesday the 23rd Under the Sea Recruitment Party!

6pm to 7pm at the Pioneer Park Civic Center

All Fairbanks girls, Girl Scouts and their families are invited to the Under the Sea Recruitment Party! Find out what a Girl Scout party is like and sign up for Girl Scouts while you’re there! Get a free fun patch at this free event! Play fun games, win prizes, enjoy a delicious snack and learn more about the super fun world of Girl Scouting! This is not a drop-off event.