Girl Scouts offering summer training
May 25, 2012 at 12:25 a.m.
The Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas is offering several training opportunities at a variety of workshops this summer.
Registration deadline is one week before each class begins.
Summer camp registration as well as training opportunities for teen camp counselors and adult volunteers are also ongoing.
For more information on the training, on how to join, volunteer, reconnect or donate to Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas, call 361-573-6451 or 800-865-3069.
With a service center located in Victoria, Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas serves more than 17,000 girls in a 26-county area with other service centers in Laredo, Corpus Christi and the Rio Grande Valley.
Instruction by American Red Cross includes first aid, CPR and other safety skills.
Fee: $30 for registered Girl Scouts; $42 for non-Scouts.
Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
June 7 - Goliad
June 21 - Victoria
June 28 - Refugio
July 12 - Cuero
Program Aid-Volunteer in Training
For girls in grades 6-12. Focus of training is cooperative learning, leadership, team-building skills and how to become a volunteer.
Fee: $12 for registered Girl Scouts; $24 for non-Scouts.
Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Date/Location: June 9, Victoria Service Center, 104 W. River St.
Flag Day Event
Instruction from VFW members and military personnel on flag etiquette, how to fold and honor flag. Breakfast served.
Fee: $3 for registered Girl Scouts; $15 for non-Scouts.
Time: 8 a.m.-noon
Date/Location: June 14, Victoria Service Center, 104 W. River St.