A Banner for SWAPS

Over the years, Girl Scouts tend to collect a lot of SWAPS if they attend events, gathering and camps. SWAPS are Special.Whatchamatcallits.Affectionately.Pinned.Somewhere. In everyday people terms, a SWAP is a small handmade crafty item (usually with a pin attached) that...

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Hot Cocoa Cup Sleeves

A big part of Girl Scouting is camping and campfires. Often times at the end of the camping day, we make a campfire and sing songs. The temperatures are cool in the nighttime most of the year round so on...

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Trefoil Key Rings

For Girl Scouts, the three trefoil leaves represent the promise. It is three-fold, “To serve God and my country, to help people at all time, and to live by the Girl Scout law.” This project is special because it embodies...

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Felt Rainbow Pin Bridging SWAPS for Girl Scouts

The end of the school year is the time when many Girl Scouts bridge to the next level. Darling little Daisy scouts become Brownies. Brownie scouts become Juniors. Junior scouts become Cadettes. Cadettte scouts become Seniors! Often the bridging ceremonies...

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DIY Pencil Box First Aid Kits

These first aid kits are a great project for scouts to create. They help them learn a little about first aid and what components make a kit. They also allow the girls to access their creativity and have a personal...

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Kunin Felt Girl Scout Cookie Booth

Cookie season is such a fantastic time of year for Girl Scouts. It is the time when we work together as a troop towards a common vision AND the girls work independently on personal goals. While learning about fund raising,...

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