Rally attendees will have an opportunity to enroll in Girl Scouts and participate in a Fall Adventure Series
Riverdale, N.J. – October 12, 2022 – Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey (GSNNJ), the preeminent leadership development organization for girls in Bergen, Passaic, Morris, Sussex and northern Warren counties, announces they will be hosting a Girl Scout Rally for new and current Girl Scouts on October 15, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at their Riverdale Service Center (95 Newark Pompton Tpke, Riverdale, N.J.) to kick off the fall membership season. At the rally, girls in grades K-3 can join Girl Scouts, as well as sign up for a Daisy and Brownie Fall Adventure series that will help them jump start their Girl Scout journey.
The Girl Scout Rally will provide girls with an exciting opportunity to learn about Girl Scouts from current members and sample the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Featuring music, S’mores, lava lamp and slime making, and giveaways, attendees will experience three hours of unforgettable fun, enjoy new activities, and make new friends. During the event, girls can also visit the Council Shop to check out new Girl Scout merchandise.
Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey’s Daisy and Brownie Fall Adventure series is the perfect opportunity for girls in grades K-3 to join Girl Scouts and get started on their Girl Scout journey with ease, as they become part of a starter troop, attend weekly virtual troop meetings, and more. The series will kick off with a fun in-person Family Adventure Day at Lake Rickabear Camp on Saturday, November 5, 2022, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. where girls will enjoy a scavenger hunt, pumpkin decorating, slime making, campfire whirl and twirl, cupcake decorating, and S’mores. At the event, girls will also receive a Girl Scout Activity Box for use during the weekly virtual Fall Adventure sessions, which will take place every Wednesday from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. from November 9-30.
“We are excited to be offering fun and engaging opportunities for girls to learn about the world of Girl Scouts and to live the Girl Scout Experience through our upcoming Girl Scout Rally and our Daisy and Brownie Fall Adventure Series,” said Sandra A. Kenoff, President / CEO, Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey. “These programs serve as a fantastic opportunity for new members to learn about Girl Scouts and with the start of our 2022 Fall Membership Season now in full swing, we are so excited for our Girl Scouts to experience all that we have planned for the coming months.”
Those interested in joining Girl Scouts, but who cannot attend the Girl Scout Rally, can stop by a Girl Scout Introduction session hosted by GSNNJ staff and local troops for girls in grades K-12. To learn more about the Girl Scout Rally or to find a Girl Scout Introduction near you, visit: https://www.gsnnj.org.
For more information or to register for the Daisy and Brownie Fall Adventure Series, visit https://www.gsnnj.org/FallAdventure.
About Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey
Girl Scouts bring their dreams to life and work together to build a better world. Through programs from coast to coast, Girl Scouts of all backgrounds and abilities can be unapologetically themselves as they discover their strengths and rise to meet new challenges—whether they want to climb to the top of a tree or the top of their class, lace up their boots for a hike or advocate for climate justice, or make their first best friends. Backed by trusted adult volunteers, mentors, and millions of alums, Girl Scouts lead the way as they find their voices and make changes that affect the issues most important to them.
Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey serves girls ages 5-18 in Bergen, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and northern Warren counties, bringing the Girl Scout Leadership Experience to more than 17,200 girls and nearly 9,700 adult members. Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for every girl and her family.
To learn more about Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey or to volunteer, reconnect, donate, or join, visit www.gsnnj.org and stay connected by following GSNNJ on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.