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National Cookie Day

Celebrate the first annual National Cookie Day on Friday February 8, 2013. To celebrate National Girl Scout Cookie Day and the role the program plays in the lives of millions of Girl...

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Register for Sleep-Away Camp

Registration Opens January 23     Registration for Sleep-Away Camp Opens January 23, 2013.  First Come-First Served! http://www.gscnc.org/Camp.html Our...

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

A Day of Community Service    More than fifty years ago, Dr. King singled out the Girl Scout Movement as "a force for desegregation."  We are still a powerful force for...

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National Cookie Day

Celebrate February 8, 2013   Celebrate the first annual National Cookie Day on Friday February 8, 2013. Girl Scouts across the USA are speaking in one voice to bring greater...

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Sleep-Away Camp Registration is Open!

FAQs to help you register with ease  Sleep Away Camp registration is here! To view current openings, go here:  http://www.gscnc.org/sacspaces.html This page will be updated...

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Girl Scouts Volunteered at 2013 Presidential Inauguration

View Slideshow of Teen Girl Scout Volunteers About 750 Girl Scouts in 9-12 th grade, and adults participated in the 2013 Presidential Inauguration in Washington, DC. Girl Scouts...

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Inclement Weather Delays

Offices Open at Noon     GSCNC offices follow the Federal Government Operating Status for inclement weather. Our offices will have a delayed opening on January 28th of three...

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Registration Will Re-open at 9:00am

Please read if you are trying to register We are pleased to report that the problems with the registration system have been fixed. In order to make registration as fair as possible,...

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New GSCNC Board Members

Read about the Board   Photo -officer team- Deborah Wall, Pedro Alfonso, Diane Tipton, Barb Hunter Mahan, Faye Fields, Linda Madrid and Shirley Edwards Girl Scout Council of...

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The Presidential Inauguration

How Girl Scouts Participate   Girl Scouts have assisted with the Inauguration since 1933.  In 2013, the Presidential Inaugural Committee has asked for a total of 1,500 Boy...

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Girl Scout Winner of PSA Contest

Dear Mr. President Video  Girl Scouts Releases “Girl Scouts Speak Out: Dear Mr. President” Video: PSA Winners Tell the President How to Help Girls January 18,...

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Follow Girl Scouts on Social Media

Stay connected!      Keep up-to date with what is going on around the Council.

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Girl Scouts Graduate from Cookie College

View photos from event     Girl Scout Daisy, Brownies, and Juniors attended Cookie College Saturday December 8, 2012 at Howard University. At Cookie College, the girls...

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Photos from International Girls Day

Slideshow:      Check out the pictures from the event here: On Sunday November 11, 2012 Kappa Delta Sorority and the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s...

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National Cookie Sleepover

Register!      You are invited to the best sleepover party ever! Kick off your cookie program with Little Brownie Bakers as they present the first ever...

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In Honor of All Who Served

Girl Scout Photos and Stories  In Honor of All Who Served... The Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital has some stories to share of our girls honoring, learning about...

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In the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

What you can do     What challenging times it has been for people on the East Coast—and for Girl Scouting. Many people remain displaced and in shelters, while others...

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Girl Scout Day at the Newseum

Registration open    Girl Scouts Get the Scoop- Day at the Newseum The Newseum offers an exciting look at the role journalism plays in society.  Girl Scouts...

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Girl Scout Step Teams Wanted

Sign up your troop today Stomp, Stomp, Clap, Clap It’s that time of year again! Team registration is now open. We are looking for your troop to perform this year at the DC...

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Congratulations Lidia Soto-Harmon

Women Who Mean Business    Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital congratulates all the 2012 Women Who Mean Business Including our CEO, Lidia Soto-Harmon Read Article from...

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Children's Toy Drive

Help Make the Holidays Brighter   Join Girl Scouts of the Nation’s Capital and give a gift of a new and unwrapped toy to the WHUR Radio Children’s Toy Drive. Drop off the...

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Girl Scouts do a World of Good

Highlights      Read some of the inspirational stories of good work of Girl Scouts. For more good news... World of Good Archives November World of...

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Girl Scout Teens

Board Member Applications Due January 1, 2013 Be a Teen Member of the GSCNC Board of Directors  Who :     Girl Scouts in the ninth,...

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Girl Scout CEO Lidia Soto-Harmon

Receives Mujer Award from NHLI   The National Hispana Leadership Institute will present two outstanding Latina leaders with its annual Mujer Award at the Executive Leadership...

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Girl Scouts Deliver Toys

Support WHUR Radio Toy Drive    Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital supported WHUR 96.3’s annual Children’s Toy Drive this year, by collecting new...

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Donate Your Unwanted Car

Support Girl Scouts     Getting rid of an old car, boat, or motor home? Support local Girl Scouts by donating your vehicle to Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s...

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January Area Meetings

For Capital Volunteers     Four times a year, at Area Meetings, Service Unit Managers, Trainers and Association Chairs gather together to receive council wide updates from...

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Donate Your Unwanted Car

Support Girl Scouts    Getting rid of an old car, boat, or motor home? Support local Girl Scouts by donating a vehicle to Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital....

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Girls World Expo

Special ticket offer for Girl Scouts  The one-day, fun-filled Expo where young women have an opportunity to explore different college and career choices with the help of mentors and...

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Our Annual Report

Celebrating 100 Years    Open publication

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Ready for Summer Camp

Programs and dates online Parent Information Session A great way to learn more about the Sleep Away Camp experience! Date: January 13, 2013 Location: Camp Potomac...

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Girl Scout Cookies Season Is Here

Read Blog         Visit our blog: http://gscnc.wordpress.com/2013/01/09/girl-scout-cookie-season-is-here/      What videos of our Cookie...

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Charitable Gifts

What the new law means    We have exciting news! As you know, Congress just passed the President has signed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 into law. This...

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Girls World Expo

Slideshow      The Washington DC Girls World Expo was held Saturday January 5, 2013 at the Washington Convention Center from 11am-4pm. The one-day, fun-filled Expo...

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Why I Sell Cookies

Hear from a Girl Scout Cookie Spokesperson     Visit our blog: http://gscnc.wordpress.com/2013/01/09/girl-scout-cookie-season-is-here/ Girl Scout Cookies are on sale...

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Daisy Troop 5474 Wins NPLD Photo Contest

In Celebration of National Public Lands Day Daisy Troop 5474 Wins 2nd place in NPLD Photo Contest...

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Follow us on Pinterest and Instagram

Share your Girl Scout Activities   The Girl Scout Council of The Nation’s Capital is now on Instagram and Pinterest. Please follow us on Instagram- @GSCNC and tag...

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GSCNC Held 3 National Cookie Sleepovers

Check out all the fun The National Cookie Sleepover was January 12, 2014 at Camp Winona, Camp Brighton Woods, and Camp Crowell.

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How to Participate in Presidential Inauguration

 Ways to Celebrate MLK JR Service Day Ten Ways to Celebrate the Inaugural Girl Scouts Celebrate MLK JR  National Day of Service This year the Presidential Inauguration...

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GSCNC Art Contest

Soaring into the Next Century   The Girl Scout Council presents its 2013 Art Contest. The theme for the art contest is “ Soaring into the Next Century”.  ...

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Girl Scout Cookies

On Sale Now! Knock, knock, whose there? Girl Scouts are now taking orders for Girl Scout Cookies.            Girl Scout Cookies are on...

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Happy New Year!

Office and Shop Closings   GSCNC Offices will be closed on January 1st. Girl Scout Shops CLOSED       December 29, 2012 –...

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Weather Related Office Closings 12/26/12

The following Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital offices are closed on Wednesday, December 26 due to inclement weather: Frederick, MD Manassas, VA Martinsburg, WV All...

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Our Year in Retrospect

As 2012 comes to an end  we look back and reflect on the good times we enjoyed at Girl Scouts. Girl Scouts and volunteers enjoyed Girl Scout Centennial events such as Girl Scouts...

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Girl Scout Offices and Shops are Closed

Thursday, December 6    GSCNC Offices, the Main Shop and Martinsburg Shop will be closed for an all staff meeting and holiday party. Complete Mini Shop schedules are available...

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Local Girl Scout Wins

GSUSA PSA Contest Winner   Congratulations Hareem, Girl Scout Senior from Sterling, VA, one of two winners of  the GSUSA "Dear Mr. President" PSA contest. Hareem’s winning...

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Watch Girl Scout CEO

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Calling All Patch Princesses!

Provide Patch Program Pointers!   Have you worked on a GSCNC patch program? Then we want to hear from you! We are looking to our members - that's you! - to let us know which patches...

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Annual Giving

Rosa’s Story: Donate to SHARE today! Read why guest blogger, Mary Sprague, gives to SHARE At this special time of year, thank you for recognizing the important...

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Share the Nutcracker Experience with your troop

Special Girl Scout Tickets on Sale The Classical Ballet Theatre presents The Nutcracker Ballet           Nov 24, 2012 - Nov 25, 2012...

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