MIDDLEBURY — Local girls are invited to come learn more about the Girl Scouts organization when the Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains hosts a free information table for girls and parents on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Mary Hogan Elementary School.
Girls and their families can come to 201 Mary Hogan Drive, Middlebury, and meet local Girl Scouts and volunteers; learn about expanded STEM and outdoor programs; enjoy fun, girl-led activities; explore programs; learn about volunteer opportunities; enjoy girl-led activities, and register to become a Girl Scout. Plus, girls...
FASHION MODEL GABRIELLE as she appeared in a newspaper article in the 1960s.
Photo courtesy of the Henry Sheldon Museum
MIDDLEBURY — On Saturday, Sept. 14, at noon, Gabriella Karsch will talk about the early 1950s Girl Scout uniform she wore as a young girl (born Sally Anita Smith) in Middlebury. She recently donated the uniform to the Sheldon Museum’s vintage clothing collection.
Gabriella will tell stories from her time as a Girl Scout in Middlebury and explain how Girl Scouts made an impact on her life. She will share highlights of her inspiring and varied careers — as a high fashion model (Gabrielle) in New York City and Los Angeles in the 1960s and serving in the USO in the 1960s and ’70s entertaining...