Center Grove Girls Scouts - Service Unit Meeting

August, 15 2103      



Julie Mick, our secretary, was ill and unable to stay for the meeting.  Below is my abbreviated meeting minutes.       ~Brenda


Welcome --Pledge/Oath

Treasurer Laura Stafford:  Checking - $4,478.30, Wider ops - $1,178.26, Totall - $5,656,56

Registrar- Jennifer Kolis  - contact Jennifer with any registration questions


Yahoo Groups- Julie Ruminer, Email or call her with any questions (865-9297),


 New Adult Registration- Volunteer application can be completed on line or by paper.  The on-line registration can be done by the adult and is nice because the application requires a social security number to perform the criminal background check.


GS Registration Activities

                Fast Track at CGMSN July 27

                Elementary School Registrations Thank you school organizers

                Dr. Seuss on the Loose White River Library, Wednesday, August 21   6:30-8:30

Slumber Party at the Speedway- If you add 2 new scouts (in addition to the troop size as of

May  30),  the troop will earn a free overnight at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  More information can be found at GSCI website.


Thank you

Rainbow Bridging Barb Yeager

Wild Indiana Camporee Elizabeth Acker


Training - An Introduction to GSCI training session will be offered at White River Library on Thursday, September 19 from 7-8pm.   If you wish to attend this training session, please email Brenda Drake at by Monday, September 16 so learning material will be available for each participant.  This is open to all adults.


Fall Product Sales Laura Stafford (starts October 1)  The scouts can start taking orders October 1, but the training will be prior to that date.

Cookie Sales Victoria Franklin (Starts January 11)  This is a week later than our usual starting time.

If you plan on asking GSCI or the service unit for activity funding it is important to participate in both the fall product and cookie sales.


Recycling at Mt. Auburn Church Two troops that regularly meet at Mt. Auburn have volunteered to help with the church recycling.  Thank you.


Service Unit Web Site Denise Roberts   Please contact Denise for any additions/corrections to the website.


Daisy Dollars


Venture Crew Anna Stanley presented information on Venture Crew 245 for boys and girls 14+ years old.  For more information contact Anna at


GSCI Beth Floyd, 

Johnson County Girl Scouts are going to partner with Goodwill to collect items.  Beth will

                provide more information to our Service Unit.

Incredible Pizza September 26 from 5-8 pm.  Complete information can be found in the

                Girl Program and Adult Learning Guide or on line at



Breathe Easier workshop.  Tracy Wischmeyer is organizing this workshop in conjunction with St. Francis.  The workshop is free, but there will be a charge for anyone wanting a badge.  This activity will be for all ages.  More information to follow.


Door Prize



Next Service Unit Meeting:  Thursday September 5 at 7pm.  Mt. Auburn, Community Room

(It would be great to have an adult from each troop present at the next meeting.  All are welcome to attend)