As a new school year approaches, so does time to sign the kids up for things to do!

And next Thursday, August 4th, is the Girl Scout kickoff, recruitment, and re-registration event.

The event is Open to girls in grades K-12, and will be held at the Sci-Port Center on Clyde Fant.

There will also be information for parents to learn more about both the girl and boy scouts.

For more information, email or