(Diamond, MO) – George Washington Carver National Monument staff and volunteers invite all Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, and Cadettes to participate in a Girl Scout Day on Saturday, September 30 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm! This event is free of charge.
All girls will have the opportunity to earn two badges. Daisies will have a chance to earn their Rosie Petal, Making the World a Better Place, and their Clover Petal, Use the Resources Wisely. Brownies can earn their Hiker Badge and their Bug Badge while Juniors can earn their Flower Badge and their Outdoor Explorer Badge. Cadettes will have the opportunity to earn their Tree Badge and their Finding Common Ground Badge.
Registration is required and space is limited. Girl Scouts, leaders, and parents are encouraged to call or email to register their place in this fun day outdoors at the park! Scouts should be dressed for the weather and should bring a packed lunch and a refillable water bottle. In case of inclement weather, this event will take place indoors.
About George Washington Carver National Monument:
Administered by the National Park Service, an agency of the Department of the Interior, George Washington Carver National Monument preserves the birthplace and childhood home of George Washington Carver – scientist, educator, and humanitarian. The park is located two miles west of Diamond, Missouri on Highway V, then ¼ mile south on Carver Road. For more information, please call the park at 417.325.4151 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 pm, visit the park website at www.nps.gov/gwca, or visit the park Facebook page.
About the National Park Service:
About the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for the 424 parks in the National Park System and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Visit us at www.nps.gov on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
George Washington Carver National Monument