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SUMMER HOURS: All Gathering Places and shops will close at noon on Fridays through Aug. 30.
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Cookies, campfires and bracelets are all part of the journey, but changing the world? That's the real destination! One adventure at a time, Girl Scouts learn, grow and do amazing things. Unleash your inner leader.

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Introduce girls to awesome new experiences that change their perspectives and broaden their worlds. Be a mentor, a guiding star, a friend. Show them all that they're capable of, and unleash your inner leader in the process.

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JUST ANNOUNCED: SPRING RENEWAL PATCH DESIGN CONTEST WINNER!

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Congrats to Margaux P., a Girl Scout Brownie from Tinley Park, IL, who designed this year's spring renewal patch for Girl Scouts GCNWI!

Renew by June 26 to rock this patch on your vest or sash!!!

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NEW! NATURE CAT EXPLORER PATCH PROGRAM

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Are you curious and excited to get outdoors and have some fun? Team up with Nature Cat and his pals, as seen on the television program on PBS KIDS, to earn the free Girl Scout GCNWI Nature Cat Explorer patch!

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SAVE THE DATE FOR THE GIRL SCOUTS GCNWI 2019 LEADERSHIP EXPO!

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Girl Scout volunteers and troop leaders will receive insights and resources needed to be successful this year and beyond, so you can continue to make a difference in the lives of girls.

NEW THIS YEAR! Choose the date and location that works best for you: Oct. 5 in Tinley Park, IL, or Oct. 19 in Skokie, IL!

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It's Not Too Late to Work at Camp!

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We are now hiring for summer jobs at GCNWI camps in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin!

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Earn the Girl Scouts' Highest Awards!

Bronze. Silver. Gold. These represent the highest honors a Girl Scout can earn. All three awards give you the chance to do big things while working on an issue that’s captured your interest in a big way. Do you know a girl who is ready to be a part of this prestigious group of young women who are changing the world?

Watch this video of National Gold Award Girl Scouts who are addressing society’s grand challenges and working for a better tomorrow by driving meaningful change today! Read more on our blog!