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I had an amazing time attending Girls Scout camp at
Sheely Farms. We learned to make items with shaving
cream, glue and food coloring. We made mermaid tails
out of paper and portraits of ourselves out of cardboard.
I also had the opportunity to meet new people.
Miss Ginnie, Girl Scout Program Specialist, couldn’t
do Girl Scouts as a kid, but thought it would be great
to do it as an adult. Juliet Gordon-Low started Girl
Scouts in 1912. Girl Scouts was made official on March
This story is about a woman who rides motorcycles. I interviewed my mom, Lupita. She began riding as a child with her dad. She told me about always knowing that she would grow up and ride her own motorcycle one day. Last year, she decided that it was time to buy her own bike.
SARSEF held its 63rd annual Science and Engineering Fair at the Tucson Convention Center. About 95,000 students from southern Arizona competed to be a part of the fair and 2,117 projects were displayed at the fair.