to the home of Troop 446
Girl Scout Council of the Apalachee Bend
We are a troop of Juniors and Cadettes. The three Juniors are Anastasia, Krystle, and
Cieara, all in 5th grade. The Cadettes are Andrea, Heather, Kimberly all in the 7th grade,
and Erin in the 6th grade.
Some of the activities we have participated in are:
local American Indian POWWOW/American Indian Lore IPP
Council Wider Ops event Up, Up, & Away-learned about wider ops, hot air ballooning,
Games for Life IPP
Council Rythymn and Motion event/Invitation to Dance IPP and camped out overnight on the
way to the council event
Exploring the Net IPP
JOTI-Jamboree On The Internet-met scouts worldwide on the internet
Hosted and helped run the Service Unit Event Juliette Low's Birthday Bash--we taught a
dance and helped the Brownies earn their Play try-it
Invited a cosmetic consultant to come to a troop meeting and help with work on the From
Fitness to Fashion IPP
Collected school supplies for children of war-torn Bosnia
Caroled in the Parade of Lights at Christmas
Postcard exchange with scouts worldwide for Thinking Day
Made placemats for the local nursing home as part of our "Service is Blooming"
Valentine Father/Daughter Dance
Program Aide training
Thinking Day Chat
Met Governor Chiles and his Cabinet members and received the Proclamation for Girl Scout
Week from him
Observed church services for Girl Scout Sunday
Artistic Crafts IPP/Cadettes
Art in the Home/Juniors JOTT--Jamboree On The Trail
Painted the play equipment at the City Park.
I thought you might like to know about our troop. The troop began as Daisy's with 8
girls and 2 leaders, they did many activities and had lots of fun. Ms. Cheryl could no
longer be the leader and that's when Ms. Donna became our leader when we became Brownies
and Ms. Jan was our assistant leader until this year.
Heather is a second year scout and has been in the troop since Daisy's. She
plays the Sax in the school band, sings in both the school and church choirs, enjoys
ballet, pointe, soccer, reading, drawing, writing to her penpals, and hopes to run track
in high school.
Andrea has been with the troop three years and is a second year Cadette. She
sings in both school and church choirs and is on the Dance Team at school. She likes to
read and write her penpal.
Erin was our first new scout in the troop this year and is a second year
Cadette. She plays the Sax in the school band, sings in the church choir, and enjoys
sports and writing to her penpal.
Kimberly is our newest troop member, she was a Brownie in another state, and is
a second year Cadette as well.
Krystle was our first Junior to join us, she's been in scouts in another state
as well as here. She's a third year Junior. Krystle likes to play sports and sings in the
Anastasia was our second Junior and she's a third year Junior too. She likes to
lots of activites for badges.
Cieara joined us as our third Junior after moving to our town. She's also a
third year Junior.
Ms. Donna our fearless leader, has been in Girl Scouts for 16 years, 9 as a girl
and 7 as a leader.
Ms. Kathy is our assistant leader and new to our troop. She came to our troop
with her daughter.
We have two traveling mascots Millie the manatee and Tillie the sea turtle. The
Cadettes are working on their Silver Award, the Juniors are working on their Junior
Leadership Pin. Next year the Juniors will bridge and then we'll all be Cadettes. Our
leader is Ms. Donna and she swaps council patches, if you'd like to swap with her or send
Email us at:
Ms. Donna helped to design the patch we received for the Thinking Day Postcard
Exchange. See it below.
Links to other sites:
Girl Scouts U.S.A.
Girl Scout Council
of the Apalachee Bend
Cadettes and Seniors IPPs
Leaders Great Links
Gold Award Scholarships
Girl Scout Graphics
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