Volunteer Publications


2014-2015 Pathway Opportunities

(formerly Program Planner)

Events are sometimes modified and/or added. All updates can be found in The Girl Scout Circle and on our online calendar.


The Girl Scout Circle – Subscribe

The Girl Scout Circle is a bi-weekly e-Newsletter that details all updates and events that are important to Girl Scouts and Volunteers in our council.


Trailblazer is a bi-annual magazine written by girls, for girls.


Other Volunteer Publications

Volunteer Essentials 2014-2015 – A “go to” book for all volunteers that provides information on Girl Scouting, our traditions, the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, program materials, keeping girls safe and healthy, trips and events, managing group finances, and the Girl Scout Cookie Program. Information specific to Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama is included in text boxes and the indices.

Quick Start Guide for New Volunteers

S’more Basics: A Troop Leader Guide

Blue Book of Basic Documents (Revised July 2012)

Volunteer Policies & Procedures (Revised January 2011)

Volunteer’s Guide to Adult Recognitions

Safety Activity Checkpoints

GSNCA Bylaws

Social Media Policy



Leader Connections

Weekly Council Updates