Friday, October 24, 2014

Exciting Travel Opps for 2015 - App Deadline Nov 14

Girl Scout destinations is a nationwide Girl Scout program that provides girls 11-17 with an opportunity to apply for a specific Girl Scout destinations trip and meet other girls from across the street, across the country, or across the ocean! Girl Scout destinations offers girls leadership and cross-cultural opportunities through regional, national and international travel. Application packets are due to the Ventura Office no later than Friday, November 14, 2014. 
Complete applications must be received in the Ventura office by November 14:
Attn: Destinations
1500 Palma Drive, Suite 110
Ventura, CA 93003

Monday, October 20, 2014

Girls Change the World, how will Girl Scouts continue to support the Mission?

The Girl Scout Mission: Building girls of Courage, Confidence, and Character, who make the world a better place.

For more than 100 years, the Girl Scouts have been largely known for three core attributes: camping, crafts and cookies. To stay relevant, Girl Scouts need to also embrace the more modern-day themes of technology and science, media and social issues in order to keep girls interested.

Read here the The NY Times story about the debate going on throughout the nation and discussed at our Girl Scout National convention.  #GSC14

Do you agree? Join the debate, let us know what you think.


Monday, October 13, 2014


Bookmark the GSCCC calendar to stay up to date on all the new and exciting program opportunities!  Check out just a a few things happening this Fall!
  • GS Surf Day,  10/18 Monterey, 10/25 Santa Cruz
  • Artist Legacy Badge Workshop, 11/8 Avila Beach 11/15 Watsonville
  • Brownie Engineering Day, 10/18 San Luis Obispo
  • Super Science, 10/18 Salinas
  • Girl Scout Day at the Grammy Museum, 10/19 Los Angeles
  • P.A.C.T., 10/25 Salinas, 11/8 Watsonville
  • Brownie Bugs Badge Workshop at Camp Arnaz, 10/25 Ventura
  • Elkhorn Slough Nature Walk, 11/1 Watsonville
  • Brownie My Best Self Workshop, 11/1 San Luis Obispo
  • My Best Self Workshop 11/1 San Luis Obispo
  • Morro Bay Nature Walk, 11/15 Morro Bay
  • Stargazing at Camp Arnaz, 11/22  Ventura
  • Tidepool Trek, 12/6 Carpinteria State Beach
  • Stargazing at Camp Arnaz, 12/20 Ventura
 Register via the GSCCC Events Calendar.  Questions 

Monday, October 6, 2014

Leaderama in Conejo was a great success! Register for an event near you!

This MUST SEE event is set to ENERGIZE, INSPIRE, and ASSIST Girl Scout Leaders who are entering a new Grade Level and for all Volunteers who wish to develop and expand their volunteer toolkit. 

Whether new or experienced at leading and volunteering, everyone will learn skills that will help make troop activities even more fun and successful.  

This year's LEADERAMA 2014 is a top priority for your staff at GSCCC and we have conspired to bring Leaders a training that is sure to build COURAGECONFIDENCEand CHARACTERto lead our girls into 2015! 

Thursday, October 2, 2014

What's New! Happy Girl Scout New Year.

Read the full newsletter here.
CONGRATULATIONS! GSCCC HAD A GREAT 2014 MEMBERSHIP YEAR.  With your continued support, we served approximately 10,700 girls and 5,500 adults. Now, let's take a new journey into 2015.   Don't wait, re-register today!