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Crib notes: Happy Birthday Girl Scouts! May you have at least 100 more

The experiences I had as a Girl Scout back in the 1970s and ‘80s still rank in the top 5 memories of my childhood — like the “tippy test” at camp each summer, when we had to flip a canoe over in the middle of a cold lake, fully clothed, and then get back in […]

March 14, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,

Girl Scouts learn about nature

This summer Girl Scouts of El Dorado Hills, Service Unit 151, hosted at three-day weekend Camporee at Sly Park.  The following activities were included: • “How to Build a Campfire” (Hosted by Denise Rice from Placerville Ranger Station-El Dorado National Forest, Forest Service volunteers and Smokey Bear. Joan McNamara, forest fuels officer, El Dorado National Forest […]

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Girl Scouts receive Bronze Awards

Local members of Girl Scout Troop 218 recently received their Girl Scout Bronze Award at a ceremony held in Cameron Park. Jaime Block (Cameron Park), Brianna Campbell (Cameron Park), Caitlin Delaney (Rescue), Kylee Hunter (Cameron Park), Emma Lohmann (Cameron Park), Alyssa Oaks (El Dorado Hills), Elena Oaks (El Dorado Hills), Camy Wilson (Cameron Park), and […]

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Girl Scouts fill Food Bank shelves

In February Girl Scouts Heart of Central California, Service Unit 151, El Dorado Hills, and Service Unit 152, Cameron Park, held an all day food drive at two grocery store locations to benefit the Food Bank of El Dorado County. About 100 volunteers from 14 Girl Scout troops collected donations at Safeway in El Dorado […]

Mohr appointed to Cal Expo board

Margaret Mohr was recently appointed deputy general manager of business development for the California Exposition and State Fair by Gov. Jerry Brown. Last year Mohr was elected to a four-year term on the Cameron Park Community Services Board of Directors. She said she’s looking forward to finding ways that her position at Cal Expo can boost […]

April 04, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Cookies build leaders one package at a time

Happy New Year and happy Girl Scout Cookie season. This year marks the 100th year since Girl Scouts first started selling cookies. The cookie sale teaches valuable life skills and the proceeds— which all stay local — support adventures and community service projects all year long. Girl Scouts nationwide are celebrating this 100th cookie-versary with […]

January 18, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,
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