girl scouts

This is a picture of lakefront at Camp Marion White in Richmond, Massachusetts
Berkshire Regional Planning Commission

Voters in Richmond, Massachusetts will decide tonight whether the town will borrow $1.5 million to buy and improve a former Girl Scouts camp. The town intends to turn the property into a public recreation area.

Berkshire Regional Planning Commission

The town of Richmond, Massachusetts has entered into a purchase and sale agreement with the Girl Scouts for a camp the organization has owned since 1952.

In 1977, Norman Rockwell was approached by the Franklin Mint to create a dozen designs for medallions depicting the ideals of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America on the occasion of the organization’s 65th anniversary.

On Saturday, September 22, Norman Rockwell Museum will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts with a special centennial celebration to be held at the Museum from 1 to 4 p.m.