Girl Scouts Pines to the Gulf

Amaris Harris / Girl Scouts of Louisiana-Pines to the Gulf

The Girl Scouts of Louisiana-Pines to the Gulf are hosting the Girl Scout Cookie Challenge from January 29 through February 23 to help girl scouts 11 and older gain essential life skills.

The Cookie Challenge looks to help girls learn about goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills, and business ethics. Girl Scouts learn these skills through the 5 challenges they must accomplish:

Girl Scouts Power Up Camp

Summer is a time for fun and relaxation, but it can also be a time for fun types of learning.

The School of Education at the University of Louisiana at Monroe will host two summer camps aimed toward accelerating student interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) using experiential learning.

The camps include the Girls Scouts Power Up camp, which will take place in George T. Walker Hall on the ULM campus from June 15-19, and the First West-Broaden Horizons STEM camp which will be held at First West Church in West Monroe.

Girl Scouts Power Up: