Annual Earth Day garden project at Whispering Woods Park in Coral Springs.

By: Sharon Aron Baron

The Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida is in the process of forming new troops in the Coral Springs, Parkland and the North Broward area and have several events for new members to take part in.

Girls Scouts offers girls in kindergarten through 12th grade an exciting way to explore new opportunities, provide service to the community and develop leadership skills while having fun, forming friendships and making memories that will last a lifetime.

The two new units servicing the area are the Everglades and the Blazing Star. Everglades Service Unit will service girl scouts in northeast Coral Springs, Parkland and Coconut Creek and Blazing Star in the northwest and south Coral Springs area.

Everglades Service Unit

Visit one of the following informational registration events for more information on Girl Scout opportunities in the Northeast Coral Springs, Parkland and Coconut Creek area which includes Coral Park Elementary, Heron Heights Elementary, Hunt Elementary, Imagine Charter of Broward, Liberty Elementary, Mary Help Of Christians Catholic School, North Broward Preparatory School, Park Springs Elementary, Park Trails Elementary, Riverglades Elementary, Tradewinds Elementary, Winston Park Elementary, Center Academy Coral Springs, Paideia Classical Academy, Forest Glen Middle School, Lyons Creek Middle, Westglades Middle School, Coral Springs High School, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Monarch High School:

Tuesday, October 10
Park Trails Elementary – Art Room
10700 Trails End, Parkland
6:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 14
Coconut Creek Rec Center
4455 Sol Press Blvd, Coconut Creek
10 a.m. -12 noon

Saturday, October 21
Pine Trails Park, Amphitheater-Parks & Rec Building
10555 NW Trails End, Parkland
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Or at the Parkland Halloween Festival Trunk or Treat:

Friday, October 27
Parkland Equestrian Center
8350 Ranch Road, Parkland
5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Blazing Star Service Unit

Visit one of these registration events for more information on Girl Scout opportunities in the Northwest and South Coral Springs area which includes: Atlantis Academy, Coral Springs Christian Academy, Coral Springs Elementary, Country Hills Elementary, Eagle Ridge Elementary, Forest Hills Elementary, Glades Christian Academy,  Maplewood Elementary, Parkridge Christian Academy, Parkside Elementary, Ramblewood Elementary, Renaissance Charter School of Coral Springs, Riverside Elementary, Saint Andrew Catholic School, Westchester Elementary, Coral Springs Charter, Coral Springs Middle, Ramblewood Middle, Sawgrass Springs Middle, Coral Glades High School, Taravella High School.

Friday, October 13
5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Monkey Joe’s
10301-B Royal Palm Blvd
Coral Springs, FL 33065
$6.00 GS Entry – socks required.

Friday, October 20
5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Orchid Park
1300 Coral Springs Drive
Coral Springs, FL 33071
Rock Painting Party

Tuesday, October 24
6:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m.
Dairy Queen
10665 Wiles Road
Coral Springs, FL 33065

Monday, October 30
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Burger King
10494 W Sample Road
Coral Springs, FL 33065

For more information contact Jeannie Horvath at 954-796-1577 or Mistrbill1@aol.com or visit www.gssef.org.

 

Sharon Aron Baron is the Editor of Talk Media and writer for Parkland Talk. Parkland Talk was created to provide News, Views and Entertainment for the residents of Parkland.