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Girl Scouts of the USA

Resident: Not all Girl Scout experiences the same

Resident: Not all Girl Scout experiences the same

I was very upset reading your recent article titled  "New Opportunities open for Girls Joining Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA.” The opinions of girls and parents quoted were very different from my Girl Scout experience. Their opinion was based solely on the troop they were a member of. I was a Girl Scout leader for 25 years and led each of three troops from kindergarten through their high school years. My troops went camping starting in kindergarten. We started in cabins but by second grade we were in tents for family camping. Over the course of each troop’s 13 years, we went camping about five times a year with a week-long camping experience in the summer. We camped in tents when it was...

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