Democracy for Juniors
What is democracy and who represents me in government? Explore the new democracy badge in a program with the Dole Institute of Politics. Learn about the three branches of government and the importance of local & state governments, test your knowledge of Presidential trivia, and find out about former Girl Scouts who have served on the Supreme Court. Girls will complete steps 1-5 in the Democracy for Juniors badge.
Girls can purchase their completed badge by visiting www.gsksmo.org/shop.
Additional Info: Please individually register each of your Girl Scouts as this will help give an accurate count.
Location: Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Dr, Lawrence, KS 66045
Cost Per Person: FREE
Please be a sister to our Girl Scout partners. Our partners invest staff and financial resources to provide unique Girl Scout programming at no cost to our girls and their families/troops. This is one of those special opportunities. In order for our partners to continue offering low-cost and free programming to Girl Scouts, please notify them as soon as possible if you can no longer attend.
Questions: Contact public education coordinator, Julie Clover, at email@example.com or (785) 864-1420.
Badge Connections: Junior Badge: Democracy for Juniors
Outcomes: Learns to identify and solve problems in her community.
Learn more about the 5 Girl Scout Outcomes.
About the Dole Institute: The mission of the Dole Institute of Politics is to promote political and civic participation as well as civil discourse in a bi-partisan, balanced manner.