North Penn Service Unit: Breaking News!

Following the  orders of Gov. Wolfe for the Commonwealth ,  all physical events & activities in the NPSU are suspended indefinitely.

Meeting Reminder: April SU Meeting

Due to the COVID-19 Restrictions in place, the April SU Meeting will be an online meeting at 7pm via Zoom. Meeting ID: 984 548 116  

Events in NPSU 565

Following the orders & recommendations of Gov. Wolfe for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as well as directives from GSEP, all events and activities in the North Penn Service Unit are suspended until March 31st.  After March 31, 2020, we will reevaluate the situation along with current guidelines and recommendations, and will issue any additional information at that time.

At this point, our scheduled April meeting will take place on April 2nd; please check emails for additional information.

We apologize for the massive inconvenience, both to your Troops and to you personally.  We understand the amount of work and time that goes into scheduling and planning events and programs, as well as registering to attend Service Unit and fellow Troop events.  Please reach out to organizations you have contracted with and seek refunds or reschedulings; if you need assistance or are having problems with this process, let us know and we can try to help.

Please keep in mind that meeting spaces may be under directives for different dates.  Check with your meeting location to confirm that they will host throughout the remainder of the spring.  Please be aware that ALL TRIP APPROVALS INCLUDING THOSE FOR ALTERNATIVE MEETING TIMES/LOCATIONS WILL NOT BE APPROVED THROUGH 3/31/20.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out the appropriate Team member.

Yours in Scouting,
NPSU #565 Service Unit Team

GSEP Events: Cancellation Notice

Dear GSEP Community,
In the past 24 hours, the World Health Organization has declared COVID-19 as a global pandemic, and it has become apparent that there is community transmission in the state of Pennsylvania. As Girl Scouts, we have an obligation to our community to do the right thing to limit the spread of the virus, even if we as individuals are not at risk of serious illness. In response to these changing circumstances, we are taking the following steps: 
  • All camps are closed through March 31, 2020. We will issue refunds to individuals and groups scheduled to attend programs and events through this date.
  • All council-sponsored girl and volunteer programs, trainings, and events are cancelled through March 31, 2020. We will issue refunds to individuals and groups scheduled to attend programs, trainings, and events through this date. 
  • Cookies on Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14 that were scheduled pick-up locations for Hometown Hero donation cookies at Shelly Ridge and Dorney Park are now CLOSED. For more information about how to order your Hometown Hero cookies online, please refer to your Cookie Manual for instruction. Also, our GSEP team will be on LiveChat from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can access this through our website on the For Cookie Sellers page. (Today's Hometown Hero pickup at Valley Forge from 4 - 6 p.m. will continue as planned)
  • No trips will be approved through March 31, 2020.
  • All council staff are being instructed to work from home through March 31, 2020, except for staff needed to preform essential council functions. These staff will be scheduled on a staggered basis to limit potential contact. 
  • Retail stores are closed through March 31, 2020. Please shop online for any merchandise you need in the next few weeks. 
  • Our member services is still operational! You may still contact us with questions or concerns during regular member service hours at or 215.564.2030
Thank you for doing your part to limit community transmission of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania. We will emerge stronger because of our collective action.

Yours in Girl Scouting,


Kim Fraites-Dow, CEO of Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania 

March Meeting Minutes

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March Meeting Agenda

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Meeting Reminder: March SU Meeting

Meeting Location: Lansdale United Methodist Church
          Address: 300 North Broad Street, Lansdale

          From the parking lot, enter through the middle door under the red awning.

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Upcoming Events

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