Friday, October 31, 2014

November 1, 2014

I Can’t Wait to Experience …

There’s still time to register for these events through the GSH Calendar:
*   STEM Fest

I Can’t Wait to Take a Bite….

Next Steps for the 2015 Cookie Program

1.         All adults and girls participating in the Cookie Program must be registered for the 2015 Membership Year.
2.       If you are a Cookie Manager, please complete the “Cookie Manager Agreement Form” by 11/28. 
3.       For the most up to date information, subscribe to the “Cookie Bites Blog”. 
4.      If you haven’t already done so, please register for the “2015 Cookie 101 – Nuts and Bolts Webinar” on 11/6 from 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. 
5.      If your troop is interested in participating in the HISTORY MAKING DIGITAL COOKIE PROGRAM, sign ups are on a first come first served basis and will be from 10/31, 6:00PM to 11/1, 6:00 p.m.


-           FREE SHIPPING with a $50 purchase from NOW until 11/3! 
-           10% off a single item of selected merchandise.  Coupon Code:  GSTREAT  See details at our Online Shop.
-           $2.99 Holiday Ornaments!  Coupon Code:  GSPWP14  Go to our Online Shop for more details

I Can’t Wait to Lead & Learn….

Check out upcoming trainings on the website: 

I Can’t Wait to Share…..

Anna from New York was recognized by GSUSA as one of 10 Young Women of Distinction.  GSUSA selects submissions by their councils the top 10 Gold Award projects in the nation. Here is Anna’s Gold Award Project. 

Gold Award Events with Troop 377
Hannah and her girl scout sisters will be hosting booths at two upcoming events for their Gold Awards. Friday, November 7 from  5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.  at the Manoa Fall Fair and Saturday, November 8 from  8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the Noelani Craft Fair.  Hannah will have Hawaii’s Oceans to Kids: Teaching our youth about protecting our oceans and marine life.  Joy has Walk Away Don’t Ever Look Back – WADELB: Teaching our youth about predators/harassment and how to avoid it. Randi will present The Food You 8:  Teaching our youth about healthy choices in snacks, meals, and recipes and more.

Friday, October 24, 2014

October 25, 2014

I Can’t Wait to be a Girl Scout….

Saturday, October 25
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Town Center of Mililani
Mililani Recruitment

November 1 – December 1, 2014
Add a Friend Campaign
If you add 1 girl above the number of girls you had in your troop last year, each girl in the troop will get a patch!  Troops must have at least 8 girls registered. 

I Can’t Wait to Experience …

There’s still time to register for these events through the GSH Calendar:

I Can’t Wait to Lead & Learn….

November 1 – December 1, 2014
Invite a Friend Campaign
If you invite a friend to start a new Daisy, Brownie or Junior Troop; you get a $50 gift card for the GSUSA online shop. Your friend gets a Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting, a Journey book, a bag and troop leader volunteer pins. Your friend must complete their New Volunteer Application and Agreement, submit their background check, and register as a Girl Scout Volunteer. There’s still time to register for these events through the GSH Calendar:  Check out for more information

Check out upcoming trainings on the website: 

I Can’t Wait to Meet My Girl Scout Sisters…..

Julia who is a Brownie from Troop 40539 of Orangeburg, New York would like to exchange postcards with other Brownies from Hawaii.  Please send in c/0 Lori Frohmann; 18 Fern Oval W.; Orangeburg, NY  10962.


Saturday, October 18, 2014

October 18, 2014

I Can’t Wait to…

Open Events: Please register through the GSH Calendar

I Can’t Wait to Share…..

Reyna Kaneko, Interim CEO at 2014 Girl Scout Convention in Salt Lake City, Utah with the representatives from Little Brownie Baker – Kit is the Sales Representative, Donna from Bakery and Susan with Operations.

18 cadettes attended the Pacific Aviation Museum Women in Aviation Workshop on October 11, 2014.  Thank you to the wonderful volunteers and staff at the museum.  

Thursday, October 16, 2014

October 16, 2014

I Can’t Wait to…

Open Events: Please register through the GSH Calendar
*   STEM Fest

I Can’t Wait to Meet My Girl Scout Sisters…

Cadette, Senior and Ambassador Troop #33139 from Salinas, California will be in Hawaii in June 2016.  The California Central Coast Council troop would like to correspond with a similar troop in Hawaii including a visit with the troop in Honolulu in June 2016.  Please contact Larae Lindsey.

I Can’t Wait to Try…….

December 13 & 20, Saturday
Hawaii Ballet Theatre’s Annual “Nutcracker for Girl Scouts”
Leeward Community College Theatre, 2 p.m. matinees
Reserved especially for Girl Scouts. Welcome the holidays with Hawaii Ballet Theatre’s renowned version of The Nutcracker ballet. This is a grand, magical spectacle, with a cast of more than a hundred dancers and guest artists from all over the world, which has been enchanting audiences at Leeward Community College Theater year after year.  Parties of 15 or more (Girl Scouts, their families and friends -- adults and kids) can buy their tickets through their troop leader for $18 each – the lowest available price. Following the shows the audience is invited to a free Sugarplum Tea with Santa, where you can enjoy punch and tea sandwiches while meeting the dancers in costume. Complete and mail the form to: HBT, P.O. BOX 10486, HONOLULU, HI 96816. Or fax it to 537-2559, or scan and email it to: Orders must be received with full payment by December 5, 2014. Call 738-5141 for more information.

I Can’t Wait to Share…..

On October 4 Honolulu East Troops Daisy 873, Brownie 675 and Juniors 899 enjoyed a fun evening together with their families to cheer on the University of Hawaii Wahine Volleyball team in their victory against UC Irvine.  The scouts saw how athletes must be courageous, strong and use teamwork to be successful!   After the game the troops attended an autograph session with the UH players. 

Saturday, October 11, 2014

October 11, 2014

I Can’t Wait to…
Open Events: please register through the GSH Calendar

I Can’t Wait to Meet My Girl Scout Sisters

Troop 1749 Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri Council located in St. Louis, Missouri would like to have brownies in Hawaii be there pen pals.  Troop 1749 are made up of  3rd grade girls between 8 and 9 years old  at St. Gerard Majella Elementary School.  The girls are focusing on gaining confidence in themselves through trying and learning new things, sharing their skills with others in need, and learning more about the outdoors through monthly hiking adventures and camping outdoors.  St. Louis is celebrating our 250th year anniversary and would like to share the wonderful things they’re learning about their city with other girls their age, as well as learn the history of other places around the United States.  Please contact Amy Gagnepain.

Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan in Lansing, Michigan looking for Brownie and Junior Troops to have pen pals in Hawaii.  Please contact Gabrielle Callaway.

Brownie Troop 44539 from Eyota, Minnesota (Whitewater Service Unit in Girl Scouts River Valleys Council) would like a pen pal troop from Hawaii.   11 3rd grade girls are excited to find pen-pals from Hawaii that they can exchange letters with.  Troop meets once a month and would like to exchange hand written letters (not email) through the US Postal Service.  The troop is working on the "Wonders of Water" journey this year. Please contact Anne Ryg.
I Can’t Wait to Experience…….

Girl Scouts of Hawaii is in the News:  Girl Scouts of Hawaii has received a $92,500 grant from NOAA Bay Watershed Education and Training grant for its Wonders of Water STEM leadership program. Beginning in early November, this program will help girls understand how water, the world’s most precious resource, and the environment impact each other.

I Can’t Wait to Take a Bite…..

2015 Cookie Entrepreneur Training Oct. 15th!
Please REGISTER NOW at:   Cookie Entrepreneur Training

Complete the 4 modules of training. Print out your completion certificates after taking the 4 quizzes, bring the certificates with you to training and earn a FREE Cookie Clipboard!!