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Women of Distinction
The Women of Distinction event is an annual fundraiser presented in partnership with BP. For the last 21 years, the Farthest North Girl Scout Council has joined the community of Fairbanks to recognize and award three remarkable women, while supporting Girl Scouts in Alaska. Click here to learn more.
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|May 1st – 31st||Bridging Events
All month, Troops will be planning and putting on bridging ceremonies to celebrate their Scouts bridging up to the next grade level. Contact your troop to see if you are planning a bridging ceremony.
|Thursday the 4th||Women of Distinction
Council office closed in preparation for this annual event
|Friday the 5th||Council Office Closed|
|Saturday the 13th||Leader Outdoor Skills Training
$10 per leader, bring your own mess kit, lunch will be provided. 9am to 5pm at Richie Musik’s house (directions available at the Council office)
This fun training is all about giving leaders the skills to teach girls useful outdoor skills. This training is also required for any troop leaders who plan on going camping with their girls. RSVP at the Council office by Monday, May 8th.
|Wednesday the 17th||Last Day of School|
|Monday the 29th||Memorial Day – Council Office Closed
In observation of Memorial Day, the Council office will be closed. We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, May 30th.
|Wednesday the 31st||Early Bird Registrations Due|
|Fridays||Council office closed on Fridays through June & July|
|Friday the 9th||All Camp Jessie Bloom paperwork and final payments due to the Council office|
|Thursday the 15th||Troop Annual Report & Expense Reports Due|
|Every Friday||Council office Closed on Fridays through July|
|Tuesday the 4th||Independence Day
The Council office will be closed in observance of Independence Day. We will reopen at 9am on Wednesday, July 5th.
|July 16th -29th||Camp Jessie Bloom
Our residential summer camp, Camp Jessie Bloom is the last two weeks in July. Camp like a girl!
|Saturday the 22nd||Golden Days Parade
Float decorating –Frida, July 21st, 5pm-7pm at SPAN Alaska Parade – start at Carlson Center at 7:45am
All Girl Scouts are invited to be a part of our annual Girl Scout float in the Golden Days Parade! Scouts are required to help put the float together on Friday, July 21st. Contact the Council office for more details or to sign up.