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Brownies from Troop #42632 earning ‘Wonders of Water Journey’ Badges

Brownies from Troop #42632 earning ‘Wonders of Water Journey’ Badges

A group of Girl Scout Brownies from Troop # 42632 – located right here in Burien – have been spending the summer earning their ‘Wonders of Water Journey’ Badges. The girls are learning... [Read more]

Burien Girl Scouts complete Bronze Award project for Seattle Children’s

Burien Girl Scouts complete Bronze Award project for Seattle Children’s

On Friday, Dec. 29, Junior Girl Scout Troop #44039 completed their Bronze Award project by delivering blankets they made for patients at Seattle Children’s Hospital. As part of the award, the troop... [Read more]

Girl Scout Troop #45169 earns bronze award by decorating trash cans at Seahurst

Girl Scout Troop #45169 earns bronze award by decorating trash cans at Seahurst

Burien Girl Scout Juniors from Troop #45169 recognized that litter and pollution are a problem at Seahurst Beach and wanted to do something to fix it, which earned them a bronze award! So they worked... [Read more]

New Girl Scout Troop seeking members

New Girl Scout Troop seeking members

Join the fun and friendship of a New Girl Scout Troop! All girls, kindergarten – 5th grade. Share the news! Free family information for Troop 42639: We need adult volunteers to complete our Girl Scout... [Read more]

New Girl Scout Troop holding Yard Sale fundraiser this weekend

New Girl Scout Troop holding Yard Sale fundraiser this weekend

A new girl scout troop – #42639 – is forming in Burien and the troop is hosting a yard sale this weekend to raise money to support its scouting activities. The sale will take place this Saturday,... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts make homemade ‘Survival Kits’ for Burien Police Officers

Local Girl Scouts make homemade ‘Survival Kits’ for Burien Police Officers

Local Girl Scout Troop #46548 surprised the Burien Police Department Tuesday morning (July 26), by dropping off several homemade “Survival Kits” for officers! “We had a visit from Girl... [Read more]

Family information meeting for new Girl Scout Troop #42639 will be June 6

Family information meeting for new Girl Scout Troop #42639 will be June 6

A Family Information Meeting for new Girl Scout Troop #42639 will be held on June 6 at the Burien Library: WHAT: Join the fun and friendship of Girl Scouts by joining the newly formed Troop #42639! WHEN: Monday,... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Story by Octavia B., age 13 Photos by Isabel H, age 11 Over the past month, 11 of Girl Scout Troop #42263’s girls spent their free time selling cookies and collecting $2,884 in donations throughout... [Read more]

Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts holding ‘Youth Outdoor Adventure Day’ on March 5

Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts holding ‘Youth Outdoor Adventure Day’ on March 5

The Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts are coming together to put on Youth Outdoor Adventure Day at Camp Long on Saturday, March 5. Shake off winter and visit Camp Long for a day of fun outdoor experiences! Camp... [Read more]

Girl Scout Troop #44039 donates $200 from cookie sales to Burien CARES

Girl Scout Troop #44039 donates $200 from cookie sales to Burien CARES

Gril Scout Troop #44039 with Ray Helms. Girl Scout Troop #44039 – a Brownie troop with girls ages 7-9 – elected to donate $200 from their cookie sales proceeds to the Burien CARES animal shelter. “We... [Read more]

Discover what Girl Scouts has to offer at Burien Library on Tuesday, March 31

Discover what Girl Scouts has to offer at Burien Library on Tuesday, March 31

Discover what Girl Scouts has to offer! Join the fun, friendship and adventure of Girl Scouts at a free family information night and new troop formation session at the Burien Library on Tuesday, March... [Read more]

Girl Scout Troop #50050 holding Italian Dinner fundraiser this Saturday night

Girl Scout Troop #50050 holding Italian Dinner fundraiser this Saturday night

Girl Scout Troop #50050 will be holding an Italian dinner, silent and dessert auction this Saturday night, Feb. 21, from 5 – 7 p.m. The all-you-can-eat fundraiser will be held at St. Philomena Parish... [Read more]

A 10-year old Reporter/Photographer’s story on Highline High School Wrestling

A 10-year old Reporter/Photographer’s story on Highline High School Wrestling

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is from our youngest-ever Contributor – 10-year old Isabel Herbruger – who submitted this story and photos as part of her effort to earn a Girl Scout badge... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

The cookie selling season may be over, but that does not mean cookie-related work is done for one local Girl Scout Troop, who spent time Monday night (March 24) donating 180 pounds of the goodies to the... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Local Girl Scouts Collect Over 150 Coats for ‘One Warm Coat’ Drive

FOLLOWUP: Local Girl Scouts Collect Over 150 Coats for ‘One Warm Coat’ Drive

Local Girl Scout Troop #41074’s ‘One Warm Coat’ drive held during Winterfest this last Saturday (Dec. 1) resulted in at least 150 coats donated at their drop-off location at the new Start Fresh Bakery…

Girl Scout Troop #41074 Holding ‘One Warm Coat’ Drive at Winterfest Saturday

Girl Scout Troop #41074 Holding ‘One Warm Coat’ Drive at Winterfest Saturday

Local Girls Scout Troop #41074 will be holding a ‘One Warm Coat’ drive from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 1 at Burien’s Winterfest, and they’re asking people to please... [Read more]

14-Year Old Burien Girl Scout Emma Elliott Receives High Honor

14-Year Old Burien Girl Scout Emma Elliott Receives High Honor

Burien Girl Scout Emma Elliott, age 14, has been awarded the Silver Award for her “Leadership, Community Service and Personal Growth.” Emma is an 8th-grade student at Washington Virtual Academy,... [Read more]

Have “One Warm Coat”? Girl Scouts Will Be Collecting Reusable Coats Saturday

Have “One Warm Coat”? Girl Scouts Will Be Collecting Reusable Coats Saturday

Burien Girl Scouts will be holding a “One Warm Coat” drive this Saturday  from 10am – 3pm at the Kids’ Day at the Burien Fire Station, located at 15100 8th Ave SW. . They’re... [Read more]