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Campfire or Girlscouts?

I was a Girl Scout when I was her age, but I really don't know much about Campfire. Which organization would you recommend and why?

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Asked by wishbearmom at 4:14 PM on Jan. 11, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Girl Scouts!!!!!! My daugther was in it and she loved it.

    Answer by momnamedeva at 4:15 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Girl Scouts.

    Answer by Misteh at 4:17 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • I was in Girl Scouts for 11 years and loved it. I have never heard of Campfire. My son is in Boy Scouts and is also a Junior Ranger though Georgia Parks. Is Campfire similar to that?


    Answer by JeremysMom at 4:18 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Girl Scouts!!! I loved it and I know my daughter will too.

    Answer by kiansmom0423 at 4:19 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • I would visit both and choose based on the leaders in your area. Leaders make all the difference --no matter what is supposed to be on the Program.

    Answer by LindaClement at 4:23 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Campfire?

    Answer by CABlonde at 4:24 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Gril scout but I do not know much about camp fire so I am picking the one I know about and that I learned alot from,

    Answer by karing4elmas at 4:26 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • girlscouts

    Answer by groomerlady37 at 4:30 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • I am all for Girl Scouts (c: Campfire is a co-ed program and is not as widely available. I agree with Linda on this one, the leaders do make all the difference, let your child visit both groups and see which one works best for you. (c:

    Answer by scout_mom at 4:41 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Girl Scouts only because I was in that one for so long and know nothing about Campfire Girls

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 4:55 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

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