Who: Chanhassen Older Girl Scouts
What: Curling Event for Older Girl Scouts
When: Sun Apr 10, 11:45 – 2:00 pm
Where: Chaska Curling Center, 3210 Chaska Blvd, Chaska, MN 55318
Why: Older Girl Scout Program for Cadettes/Seniors/Ambassadors
RSVP: Let Nick know either way by Monday Apr 4 if your daughter will attend
Cost: $20/girl (send a check to "Troop 10402" to Dan at 500 Lyman Blvd., Chanhassen, MN 55317)
Details:  Chaska Curling Center teachers will give participants a tour of the new curling center and go over the rules, technique and scoring of curling.  Then we’ll head onto to ice for curling.  Girls should dress in comfortable clothing, bring a jacket and most importantly bring a CLEAN PAIR OF SHOES (not the once we wear in from the street.  Take some shoes, brush them off well, bring them with out.)  Please plan to arrive at 11:45 a.m. as instruction will start promptly at noon.  Curling center details
Female Assault Prevention and Defense Training
: Troop 10402 Girls (and Moms if interested)
What: Assault Prevention and Self Defense Training
When: Sat Apr 16, 1-4 pm
Where: Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church
Why: Self-defense workshop
RSVP: Let Nickknow if your daughter will attend by Fri Apr 8
Cost: $20/participant.  Register online at
Details: This has been a well-received training course, taught by former Navy SEAL, Al Horner and his co-instructor, Karla Rapp.  Moms are strongly encouraged to attend with their daughters.  The training will focus on the who, what, when, where and how of assaults, and how to recognize and stop the sequence of events that take place before an assault.  Cheri and Rachel are planning to attend already.  Additional details at
Walk with the Moon is Full – Earth Day Moon
: Troop 10402 Girls and Family Members
What: Lowry Nature Center
When: Fri April 22 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Lowry Nature Center
Why: Fun evening hike
Cost: Free for Troop 10402 girls, $5/person for family members
RSVP: Email me by Wed Apr 20 if your daughter can attend
Details: Join us for a night hike and celebrate Earth Day at night by exploring the secret life of trees and the animals that call them home.  We’ll have a guided full moon hike with one of the naturalists at Lowry.  
Microsoft DigiGirlz Day
Who: High School Aged Girls
What: Microsoft DigiGirlz (STEM event)
When: Thu Apr 28 8:30 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Microsoft Technology Center, 3601 W 76th Street, Edina, MN 55435
Why: Career exploration, general technology exploration.  The day will include business and technology workshops, personal brand management, and structured networking.
Cost: Free
RSVP: Email me by Fri Apr 8 (So far I have Abby and MiKayla, Rachel/Alyssa/Amy can not attend)
Details: During the event, students interact with Microsoft employees and managers to gain exposure to careers in business and technology and to get an inside look at what it's like to work at Microsoft. This exciting event provides girls with career planning assistance, information about technology and business roles, thought-provoking exercises, and interesting Microsoft product demonstrations.

Leadership Journey and Gold Award Meetings
Girls working on Gold Award
What: Work on next step in Journey/Gold
Where: Caribou OR Nick's House (depending on # responding)
When:  April Options are:
Thu Apr 14th 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Mon Apr 18th 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Wed Apr 27th 6:30 - 7:30 pm

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