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2014-09-18 20:21:44

McGraw to Be Featured Speaker at the 2014 Girl Scout Convention in Salt Lake City, Utah NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robin McGraw, lifelong philanthropist, television personality, entrepreneur, and two-time #1 New York Times bestselling author, has been named national celebrity spokesperson for Girl Scouts of the USA. The role is one for which McGraw is ideally and uniquely suited: she is a Girl Scout alumna, a former Girl Scout troop leader, and a longtime...

2014-06-23 12:26:30

From Bears to Bugs, to Getting Lost - and Found! OTTAWA, June 23, 2014 /CNW/ - With this winter's Snowmageddon finally behind us, summer is here and camping is a great way for families, friends and the adventurous to get outdoors and enjoy the summer heat. From hiking, to swimming, to sitting around the campfire, camping should be enjoyed to the fullest. Scouts Canada wants to make sure Canadians stay safe while experiencing the great outdoors. Young or old, novice or...

2014-06-19 16:24:53

NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association (LIMA) honored Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and its licensing agency, The Wildflower Group, at the 2014 LIMA Licensing Excellence Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 17, at the industry's primary annual event, Licensing Expo, in Las Vegas. GSUSA and The Wildflower Group won "Best Corporate Brand Program" for an array of licensed products resulting in more than $100 million...

2014-06-11 12:26:47

Non-Scouts can sign up now and still attend camp this summer - Registration for 2014 Summer Camp and 2014-2015 Scouting Programs now open OTTAWA, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Rock climbing, rappelling, canoeing, camping, hiking, archery and sailing are just some of the outdoor adventures that tens of thousands of youth across Canada will discover this summer with Scouts Canada. Girls and boys ages 5-26 can experience the excitement of summer camp at one of more than 125 Scouts Canada...

2014-06-05 12:24:27

Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland Council Takes Top Honors for the Third Straight Year in the Can Manufacturers Institute Recycling Contest WASHINGTON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Girls Scouts of Kansas Heartland Council receives National Recycling Champion award in the third annual Great American Can RoundUp (GACR) Scout Council Challenge by recycling 32,199 pounds of aluminum cans and generating more than $16,000 for scouting activities. The top recycling troop of the...

2014-04-18 23:07:31

Camp Directors to provide a program overview and campus tours of the Illinois summer camp location. Parents and potential campers will meet camp directors and learn about Emagination’s 20 technology workshops and fun summer camp activities. Lake Forest, IL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Emagination Computer Camps, a national operator of summer technology camps for kids and teens, will hold an Open House for families interested in its Illinois Summer Camp at Lake Forest College in Lake Forest,...

2014-04-15 12:26:59

First update in a decade and first new edition available in digital format, the Fieldbook includes new tips for everyone who seeks to explore IRVING, Texas, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boy Scouts of America® (BSA) has released the fifth edition of its iconic Fieldbook - Scouting's Manual of Basic and Advanced Skills for Outdoor Adventure. This is the first time a new edition has been released in more than 10 years, and it marks the first time a new edition has been available...

2014-04-09 23:04:08

With more than 15,000 camp graduates since 2004, Revolution Field Hockey Camp has become one of the top Field Hockey camps in the United States. The 2014 schedule features camps in 18 states for girls ages 10-18. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Summer field hockey camps leader Revolution Field Hockey has published their 2014 summer field hockey camp schedule. Camps will be offered in 18 states across the country where campers will get the chance to learn from and play with the top...

2014-04-08 23:01:50

With more than 20,000 camp graduates since 2006, adidas Tennis Camps has become one of the top tennis camp companies in the United States. The 2014 schedule includes summer camp sessions in 21 states for boys and girls ages 8-17 of all ability levels. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 One of the summer tennis camps leaders, adidas Tennis Camps has published their 2014 summer tennis camp schedule. Over 2,000 tennis players attend these camps annually to get better, make friends, and...

2014-03-22 23:03:29

Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia and Amerigroup Georgia have partnered to help ensure that girls in Amerigroup families across the state can take advantage of all the opportunities and benefits that Girl Scouting provides. Research shows that an investment in Girl Scout membership can result in lifelong benefits for girls, including healthy lifestyles. Lizella, GA (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 A woman recalls how she would watch Girl Scouts pass her rural Georgia home in pairs during daily hikes...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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