Saturday, November 19, 2016
Brownie Celebrating Community Badge
There are 5 requirements for earning the Brownie "Celebrating Community" badge. They are:
1. Explore community symbols.
2. Sing together.
3. Follow the parade.
4. Be a landmark detective.
5. Join a celebration.
1. Explore community symbols: go on a flag hunt.
Maya and her Daisy sister (who is now a Brownie as well), "M" went on a flag hunt throughout Lansdale Borough. Over a mile, the girls found 116 American flags and countless military, novelty, and other country flags!
2. Sing together: find three celebration songs.
Maya and "M" sang together "Make New Friends", "Happy Birthday", and "America, the Beautiful".
3. Follow the parade: join a parade.
Maya took part in the 66th annual Lansdale Mardi Gras parade to celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas. She was also the Flag Bearer for the Service Unit!
4. Be a landmark detective: Tour a landmark that honors the past.
Maya toured the Jenkins Homestead, one of the founding buildings in Lansdale. It is now home to our Historical Society.
5. Join a celebration: join a town ceremony.
Maya attended the Arts Festival, a tradition at our annual Founders Day celebration, in addition to participating in other town events on this special day.