Adopt a Grandparent Fun PatchQuick View
Your girls can go beyond a visit to a nursing home, assisted living or veteran’s facility. Help them get more involved by adopting a grandparent. Schedule regular troop visits or write letters so the girls can connect. Plan a few activities. Perhaps a movie or game night will be fun for all. A fun patch reminds them that they made a connection!
Babysitting Fun PatchQuick View
Help your girls prepare for babysitting! They should know basic first aid and emergency preparedness skills to keep those they are caring for safe. Help them come up with age appropriate activities for the little ones in their care. Girls might enjoy running a holiday drop off event so they can practice their skills together before they start babysitting on their own. Parents will appreciate a little private shopping time while your girls entertain their little ones.
Ballpark Fun PatchQuick View
A local baseball game is a great opportunity for a fun family event for your troop or service unit. When you contact the stadium for group events you might find that your Girl Scouts can participate as color guard during the National Anthem. Your girls will want a fun patch of course to remember the fun.
CPR PatchQuick View
If your girls are ready go beyond basic first aid skills, they will want to earn this CPR patch. Many Girl Scouts as young as 9 years old can learn the basics of CPR even if they do not yet have the physical strength to perform CPR. Check with a certified trainer in your area to discuss if your girls are ready.