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Etiquette Kansas City

About this partner: Etiquette Kansas City provides classes for all ages and believes that good manners are not a thing of the past, but should be a way of life. Janis Kliethermes has been teaching classes to Girl Scouts for over 10 years. She believes that practicing good manners help girls build self-confidence and a positive sense of self.

Location: Travels to you!

Registration Requirements: All girls participating as a Girl Scout in these activities must be registered Girl Scout members. If attending as a troop, all volunteers also need to be registered members and/or have completed and approved background checks. If non-registered individuals (adults or tags) are allowed to participate, supplemental insurance is required. Use the Insurance Purchase Form to purchase insurance at least 3 weeks prior to the event. Completed forms can be emailed to

Registration/Questions? Call Janis Kliethermes at 816-977-6182 or email



The Art of Selling Cookies

 All Levels 

Janis Kliethermes of Etiquette Kansas City comes to your location and provides tools needed to be a successful cookie salesperson. Girls will learn the importance of first impressions, conversation skills and thank you notes. Each Girl Scout receives an Etiquette Kansas City patch after the presentation. Girls will complete the following steps in their Cookie Business badges:

Daisy: Count It Up - step 2; Talk it Up - step 3
Brownie: Give Back - steps 3 & 5; Meet My Customers - steps 2, 4 & 5
Junior: Cookie CEO - steps 2-4
Cadette: Marketing - steps 4 & 5; Think Big - steps 3 & 4
Senior: My Portfolio - step 3; Customer Loyalty - steps 2 & 4

Cost Per Girl: $10
Cost Per Adult: n/a


Manners for the Modern Girl

 All Levels 

Janis Kliethermes of Etiquette Kansas City comes to your meeting and provides a one hour program about table manners, respecting yourself and respecting others. She is also available for special events such as mother/daughter teas and luncheons. Each girl receives a fun patch designed specifically for Girl Scouts!

One hour programs or longer for special events.

Cost Per Girl: $10
Cost Per Adult: $10

Badge Connections: Daisy Gloria: Respect Myself and Others, Daisy Vi: Be a Sister to Every Girl Scout, Daisy Petal: Mari: Responsible for What I Say and Do, Daisy Petal Sunny: Friendly and Helpful, Daisy Petal: Gerri: Respect Authority, Daisy Petal: Lupe: Honest and Fair Daisy Petal: Zinni: Considerate and Caring Brownie Making Friends, Junior Social Butterly, Cadette Netiquette