Girl Scouts go virtual during COVID-19

COVID-19 has not stopped the Girl Scouts from working harder than ever.

News 12 Staff

Oct 5, 2020, 2:01 AM

Updated 1,329 days ago

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COVID-19 has not stopped the Girl Scouts from working harder than ever.
In Brooklyn, the group is not skipping a beat and taking advantage of the new normal.
News 12 was in Brooklyn with a group that consisted of Girl Scouts mainly from the Flatbush area, but they also have members from Bay Ridge, Long Island and all over the country.
COVID-19 was a setback to travel this year, so instead they are going to meet virtually.
The same life skills are taught, including STEM, civic engagement, and cooking - with a focus on entrepreneurship.
They will also still be selling those beloved cookies this year and are offering a chance for girls from all over to sign up to become a Scout online.


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