Can you believe it’s mid-August already?

Can you believe it’s mid-August already?!  It’s almost time to resume regular troop meetings again.  Have you considered participating in the Fall Product Sale this year?
It’s quick and easy and your troop will make $1.00 per each item sold.  And, not every girl needs to participate in the sale.  They may choose to sell or not sell.  Even if just one girl is interested, that’s fine, she may sell fall product.  Please see the attached flyer for more details.

I am the Fall Product Manager this year.  I will need to know within the next few  weeks if your troop wishes to participate or not.  Please let me know as soon as you decide, so I can get the materials we need from Council.   This process looks pretty easy and pretty profitable.

thanks,
Leslie Kemberling
lkemberling@hotmail.com

Fall Product Sale Flyer

Older girl STEM opportunity

Hello SUM’s

This is a last minute opportunity for older girls, it’s a FREE robotics workshop taking place in Seattle, and has no prerequisites. Registration and contact information are listed on the flyer.

Please pass it on to older girl troops.

Yours in Scouting,

Elyse Hammerly

Troop Program Manager

Girl Scouts of Western Washington

1331 State Avenue, Suite A

Marysville, WA  98270

360-658-8083 office

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FTC Girls Geneneration Flyer

Camp Old Navy 8/11!!

What: Come learn about the Old Navy Store and how a retail store works.

Learn how to ring up a costumer, dress mannequins, use a pricing gun, and learn about the retail business

When: August 11

Where: Old Navy Everett Mall

Time: 12-3

RSVP: to Hilarie Ayers by Friday 8/8 HAyers@girlscoutsww.org

This is a first come first serve event.

Yours in Scouting,

Elyse Hammerly

Troop Program Manager

Girl Scouts of Western Washington

1331 State Avenue, Suite A

Marysville, WA  98270

360-658-8083 office

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Cedar and Sound Twilight Camp Update

Since the last plea for volunteers, we have gotten a good numbers of volunteers to help.  We would still love to have more, because more the merrier, right.  Plans are wrapping up and with the new staff on board we are looking to have lots of fun!

Chicken Little

Contact info:  CedarandSoundTwilightCamp@gmail.com

Camp Page: Twilight Camp

Cedar and Sound Twilight Camp Needs Help!!

Camp plans are in full swing and campers are starting to sign up.  The problem we are facing is as it stands right now we are short adult volunteers.  If you can or know of someone that can volunteer for the camp. PLEASE have them contact us, we don’t want to have to cancel camp because we don’t want to cancel camp!!.

Thanks,

Sue Yule, Camp Director, aka Sprocket

Karin Rice, Co-Director, aka Chicken Little

Contact info:  CedarandSoundTwilightCamp@gmail.com

Camp Page: Twilight Camp

Twilight Camp Volunteer Meeting

Twilight Camp Volunteers -

We are still trying to round up a few more adults – We must make a certain level of staffing for camp to run.  If you know of anyone, in your troop, friend of the family, etc, please bring them today, or contact me so I can get them set up.

Adult planning session tomorrow.  We are assigning jobs….
Adult Volunteer Planning Session #2 – Tuesday 7/15 6:30pm – 8:30pmALL Volunteer Get together – Tuesday 7/22 6:30pm – until done (probably short)

All training sessions are at the Church of God, 8224 220th St SW, Edmonds, WA.  Enter from rear of church, turn left inside into the classroom corridor.  Follow the signs!
 
Mandatory Camp Walkthrough – AT Lyndale Park, by the play structure picnic tables.  – Pick ONE
Sunday August 3rd – 4pm to 6pm
Wednesday August 6th – 6pm to 8pm

All the Trainings/planning sessions are strongly encouraged, but not mandatory.   If you can not make the trainings, we will need to work with you to figure out your role at Twilight Camp.

Thanks,

Sue, Camp Director

Cedar & Sound Twilight Camp

Red Cross Course

Passed From: Heather Fitzpatrick
Date: Mon, Jun 23, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Hi there,
My troop is interested in taking the following Red Cross course. Unfortunately, it’s offered on a pretty limited basis – and we would easily fill the class. So … I’m looking into whether we could host a custom training for our troop. With about 10 girls, we’d be paying a premium for convenience … so we are wondering whether there would be sufficient interest from other Cadette/Senior/Ambassador troops who might have girls who would like to join us.
It’s $129/person, and we would be looking to host it locally (in Edmonds). We’re thinking of Monday, August 25, since so many families have weekend conflicts. It’s recommended for kids 11 and up.
Note that this isn’t the normal babysitting class. It’s the version that includes First Aid/CPR/AED certification. There’s an online learning component that must be satisfied prior to starting the class.
Do you know of any troops/individual Scouts who might be interested?
If so, could you have them contact me as soon as possible via email at hfitzpatrick@marketfitz.com.
Thanks so much!

Heather Fitzpatrick Sturgill
Troop #41002
Advanced Child Care Training w/Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

ID: 03018185 Targeting adult learners (16+) the American Red Cross Advanced Child Care Training course teaches the knowledge and skills necessary to responsibly care for children and infants in and outside of the home. Learn leadership, child behavior and discipline, professionalism, safety, basic childcare (bottle feeding, holding, etc.), as well as training toward certification in Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED. This blended learning course combines online learning with comprehensive instructor-led training. The onlinelearning session must be successfully completed before participants can attend the in-person session. After successful completion of the online and classroom sessions, learners will receive the following certifications, each valid for 2 years: – Advanced Child Care Training – Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Note: This program is not intended as certification for state licensed child-care providers and does not meet all state requirements for such certification.

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Scouts Help With 4th of July Parade

This is for the Everett 4th of July parade – probably best for Cadettes and up? Anyone interested should contact Vickie Fontaine at the phone # below.
Sent: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 1:33 PM
To: Sally Page
Subject: Scouts

Hi,

Do you have contact with any scout groups that may want to help with the July 4th parade in Everett?  They are looking for between 5 and 10 people, in groups of two or three, to pull wagons along the parade route to give water to the participants.

Please let me know if you have any contacts for this position.

Thank you.

Vickie Fontaine, AEM

W7VSF

Program Assistant

Emergency Services Coordinating Agency (ESCA)

2901 228th Street SW, Suite A

Brier, WA  98036

Office:  (425)776-3722

For more information, visit www.iaem.com