Girl Scouts

Rockford grad’s final Scout project to benefit kids in need

June 7, 2012 // 0 Comments

Lending Library for youth staying at St. John’s Home by BETH ALTENA Stephani Sawicki shows off donations from Aunt Candy’s Toy Company. The 2012 Rockford grad is creating a library for the kids who stay at St. John’s Home in Grand Rapids. Every spring graduates of Rockford High School wrap up a major part of their lives to date: saying goodbye to friends who are off [...]

Scouts prepare gardens for Memorial Day

June 3, 2010 // 0 Comments

Local Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts gathered on Thursday, May 27 at Blythefield Memory Gardens for the annual decorating of the veterans’ graves for Memorial Day. The event opened with a memorial flag ceremony conducted by local veterans as “Taps” was played. The young people then gathered handfuls of flags and went row by row, ensuring all veterans were [...]

Scouts camp out at Whitecaps stadium

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Members of Cub Scout Pack 3285 Crestwood School take part in the August 28 Whitecaps evening festivities. They are (front row, l–r) Jimmy Helm, Justin Fraula, Evan Coberly, Sean McLellan, Jason Andrus; (back) leaders Bill Helm, Guy McLellan and Greg Coberly. Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts were honored by the West Michigan Whitecaps at their home game on Friday, [...]

Annual cake auction raised funds for Girl Scouts

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

Judge Aunt Candy Lancioni chooses her favorites in the Girl Scout spirit category. From castles to snowmen, volcanoes to teddy bears, dads, uncles, grandpas and their favorite Girl Scout arrived with their entries for the third annual Father/Daughter Cake Bake held at Our Lady of Consolation on March 14.  Twenty-seven cakes were entered in this year’s auction and [...]
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