Step Five of the Junior Gardener Badge: Part Three of Five

Girl Scouts of Colorado’s Outreach Program team has five fun activities to help you complete Step Five of the Junior Gardener badge, which is to grow your own garden. So far, we have learned about sourcing seeds and windowsill gardens. Now, we are going to learn about container gardening. There are plenty of vegetables that […]

Step Five of the Junior Gardener Badge: Part Two of Five

Girl Scouts of Colorado’s Outreach Program team has five fun activities to help you complete Step Five of the Junior Gardener badge, which is to grow your own garden. In Part One, we learned all about sourcing seeds. Now, we are going to learn about windowsill gardens. If you don’t have a yard or a balcony, there […]

Step Five of the Junior Gardener Badge: Part One of Five

            Girl Scouts of Colorado’s Outreach Program team has five fun activities to help you complete Step Five of the Junior Gardener badge, which is to grow your own garden. First, we are going to learn all about sourcing seeds. There are four basic parts of a garden: plants, soil, […]

Badge in a Day at the Catamount Institute

  Girl Scout Brownies and Juniors are invited to explore the outdoors with Catamount Institute’s trained naturalists and earn a badge at the same time! Come for the morning, afternoon, or both! This is not a drop-off program. All Girl Scouts must attend with a parent,  caregiver, guardian, or troop leader. Girl to adult ratios […]

Celebrate Earth Day with Your Girl Scouts

Earth Day is just around the corner, April 22. Check out just a few of the ways your Girl Scouts can celebrate both in-person and virtually! Join one of GSCO’s Naturalist Clubs at one of their biweekly meetings! Girls will complete an activity celebrating or preserving the natural world created specifically for them under the […]

Boulder County Girl Scouts innovate to reach customers safely and support Hometown Heroes

Submitted by Jamie Buck Northern & Northeastern CO Boulder County This year, Junior Troop 76907 decided not to do in-person cookie sales.  We really love selling cookies, though, so we asked ourselves two questions: How can we show our support and provide encouragement to people who have been hit especially hard by the pandemic? How […]

Create a Garden: Girl Scout Exploration at the Denver Botanic Gardens

Create a Garden: Girl Scout Exploration at the Denver Botanic Gardens is September 26, 2020. This self-guided experience encourages Girl Scouts and families to explore the basics of garden design as they learn how to plan for a successful garden. This program is designed to meet the needs of the Girl Scout Junior Gardener Badge requirements. […]

Volunteer View April 2022

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month Thank you for being a Girl Scout volunteer! We love our volunteers and are celebrating you during Volunteer Appreciation Month. Check out some amazing volunteers that we have spotlighted on the GSCO Blog this month. Girl Scout volunteers change the lives of girls in their communities every day. Some volunteers […]

Service learning opportunity at The GrowHaus

When: Friday, February 1, 2019 10 a.m. – Noon Please note: Denver Public Schools are closed Friday, February 1, 2019. Where: The GrowHaus 4751 York St. Denver, CO 80216 Registration End Date: Thursday, January 24, 2019 Program Levels: Junior, Adult/Volunteers Cost: $8 per girl, and adult chaperones are free The GrowHaus is a nonprofit indoor farm, marketplace, […]