It's that time of year to buy Girl Scout cookies!
As a former Girl Scout, there are a few important things to know: the Girl Scout Promise and Girl Scout Law by heart, all the songs you sing at camps down cold and the perfect speech for selling Girl Scout cookies in your town. I still know the Girl Scout Law, I haven’t forgotten the lyrics (and accompanying dance steps) to “Make New Friends”, and I’ll always remember ringing the neighbor’s doorbells with my Brownie sash on, ready to recite why they needed at least 20 boxes of Thin Mints. Girl Scout Cookie Season is now upon us, which means that you now have the chance to buy 20 boxes of Thin Mints, if you so desire (which I’m sure you do). So, where can you buy Girl Scout cookies in Johns Creek? You have a few options: According to the …
Booths open Friday in Johns Creek and nearby.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Patch Staff
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Johns Creek residents can support the Girl Scouts and enjoy those tasty famous cookies beginning this week at several cookie booths around the area, including several Kroger locations, Egg Harbor Cafe and the Forum in Peachtree Corners. This year is a big year. In honor of the organization’s 100th Anniversary, a new cookie from none other than the state of Georgia hits the stands – “Savannah Smiles.” According to the organization’s Web site, it is a bite-sized lemon wedge cookie with a dusting of powered sugar. Savannah featured prominently in plans for the new cookie because of its history as home of Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low. Through the cookie sales and other activities, Girl Scouts learn life skills and realize how to …