March 7, 2013: Center Grove Service Unit Leader meeting

The Center Grove Service Unit meeting was called to order by Victoria Franklin.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND GIRL SCOUT PROMISE: Led by President Obama J

SECRETARY’S REPORT by Julie Mick

A motion to approve February’s meeting minutes was led by Tracey Wischmeyer and seconded by Laura Briggs .

TREASURER’S REPORTby Laura Stafford

  1. CURRENT STATUS as of 3-7-13

Checking $4470.61

Wider OP $1,178.26

Total $5648.87

REGISTRAR’S REPORT by Jennifer Kolis at jkolis1@att.net Early Bird registration is coming

soon! The incentive to register early is that the registration fee will continue to be $12. Fall registration will increase to $15.

SERVICE UNIT EVENTS: Information / registration fliers are on CGSU website at www.centergrovegirlscouts.com

  1. Next Leader Meeting will be the Leader Volunteer Appreciation Dinner!. Please join us on Thursday, May 2nd. Southport Christian Church –Fellowship Hall 6-8 pm. 201 East Epler. $15 each. Childcare will be provided. Please RSVP to Victoria by April 11.

2. Bridging - Sunday May 5th, Mt. Auburn Church. Bridging ceremony will start at 2 pm. All girls who completed the Bronze, Silver, or Gold award, regardless of whether they bridge or not, are invited to showcase their projects prior to the Bridging Ceremony from 1:15 – 1:45. Please contact Barb Yeager for more info byeager@pppnet.org or click on: http://centergrovegirlscouts.com/Bridging2013.pdf

3. Camporee- May 17, 18 & 19th at NaWaKwa. The theme is Wild Indiana. Stations included are Fish and Aquatic Life, Plants and Trees, Furs and Tracks, Feathered Friends as well as Silly Safari’s Amazon John. Click on the following links to http://centergrovegirlscouts.com/camporeeinformation.pdf

4. Summer Camp Scholarship-The Service Unit is offering one $50 scholarship for each grade. A total of 12 scholarships are available. Girls must fill out application by April 1st For questions, please contact Brenda Drake at drake-brenda@sbcglobal.net

COUNCIL REPORTby Beth Floyd 924-6829 / bfloyd@girlscoutsindiana.org

The service unit meeting was adjourned by Victoria Franklin.

Next meeting: Thursday, May 2nd. Southport Christian Church –Fellowship Hall

Submitted by Julie Mick, CGSU Secretary