Become a Confident and Effective Leader!
Learn how to recognize different personality types and best relate to others. Practice effective communication skills to utilize when leading troop meetings and representing Girl Scouts in the community.
Cookie Program: Experienced Volunteers
Ideal for returning cookie volunteers and troop leaders who have experienced more than one cookie program. Learn and discuss best practices, what’s new for this year’s program, and how to make the most of the cookie program to fund girls’ dream adventures!
Daisy/Brownie Leader Discussion
Connect with other Daisy and Brownie troop leaders, hear some of their best practices and successes, and offer some of your own! New, returning, and experienced Daisy and Brownie leaders are welcome to attend!
Get Print and Social Media Savvy
Troop volunteers of all grade levels will learn how to leverage local press and social media to grow membership, share achievements, boost cookie sales, and earn recognition in their communities and across the council.
Going for Gold
The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest award a Girl Scout can earn. Our panel of GSEMA staff, Gold Award Committee Members, and Gold Award Girl Scouts will share strategies for success, how to support girls in achieving their vision, and what girls can expect at each stage of the process.
Outdoor Adventure Series (OAS)
Meet the Outdoor Adventure Series team! Learn about the many outdoor activity areas available for troop use at GSEMA properties, walk through the reservation process, and discover what programs and trainings are available to girls and adults with the OAS team.
Stress and Anxiety Management for Daisies and Brownies
Children are reporting increased stress and anxiety at younger ages. In this workshop, we’ll discuss how to approach developmentally appropriate direct instruction for stress and anxiety management and how to best support children in their moments of need. (focused on ages 5-8)
MEDIC First Aid and CPR Recertification (extended session 10-11:50 AM)
This course is for those whose First Aid and CPR certifications are about to expire or have expired within 30 days of the listed session. Recertification is valid for two years. Registration for this session is $30 and includes complimentary access to the Volunteer Conference. You will also receive a take-home resource book, keychain CPR mask, and certification card.