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How-To Guides for Your Troop

Spend more time bonding with your troop—we'll make the rest simple! Whether you’re looking for tips on your meeting structure, completing your first badge, or navigating Journeys with ease, dig into these helpful, one-of-a-kind resources.

Daisy Meeting Guidebook

Don’t we all wish we could look at the world through a Girl Scout Daisy’s eyes? Everything they do - from planting a garden to putting on a skit to proudly adding that first petal to their vest - sparkles with that “first time ever” newness! This guidebook will help you with examples of how to structure your first four meetings.

Brownie Meeting Guidebook

Start your exciting adventure with this Brownie handbook format. Follow the Brownie Elf and learn about the history of Girl Scouts, special ceremonies, badges, National Leadership Journeys, and awards. This guidebook will help you with examples of how to structure your first six meetings.

Junior Meeting Guidebook

What can you do as a Girl Scout Junior? Read all about it in this handbook format! Your adventures include going on National Leadership Journeys, earning badges, running your own cookie business, and learning about the traditions that have brought Girl Scouts together for over a century.  This guidebook will help you with examples of how to structure your first six meetings.

Journey Turnkeys

A Girl Scout Journey is an extended engagement with a topic that culminates in a Take Action project to make the world a better place. Journeys are created specifically for leadership development. Each type of Journey offers corresponding project guidelines for each Girl Scout program grade level.