The Girl Scouts of Nassau County Resource Room has a wide variety of materials available for loan to Girl Scouts of Nassau County volunteers to be used for their troop activities. Resources available for loan include:
To borrow materials for your Girl Scout Troop, either complete and submit the Online Request for Resource Room Material Form or contact the Resource Room at 516.741.2550 ext. 244.
Audiocassette player, CD player, Extension cord, PA system, Screen, Sewing Machine (3 max.), Slide Projector, TV-VCR, Button Maker
- American Flags (2x3' on 6' pole, 3x5' on 8' pole, 4x6" mini-flag on 10" staff)
- Girl Scout Flags - Daisy Flag (2x3'), Brownie Flag (2x3'), GSNC Council Flag for Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors and Adults (2x3' or 3x5'), WAGGGS Flag (2x3' or 3x5') and Flag Desk Set (American Flag/GSNC Council Flag with base)
- Flag Accessories - Flag Stands (Flag Floor Stands, Flag Desk Top/Mini-Stands), Flag Holsters, White Gloves
- Girl Scout Gold Award Podium Banner
- Log Candle Holder & Candles - holds 13 tapers (8"-12") for Girl Scout Promise & Law
- Wooden Trefoil Candle Holder & Candles - large wooden trefoil shaped candle holder holds 13 tapers (8"-12")
- Kettle - use for Old Glory Ceremony & Flag Recipe Ceremony (Ceremonies & All Materials included)
- Dutch Links - gold links for Dutch Link Ceremony (one link per person, ceremony included)
- WAGGGS Flannelgraph - a flannel World Pin for Thinking Day Ceremony
Large International Flags (2 ft. x 3 ft. flag on 6 ft. pole)
Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovenia, So.Africa, So. Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Equador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Liberia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, St. Lucia, Sierra Leone, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Girl Scouts of Nassau County has developed Resource Boxes surrounding the themes of Camping and Nature, Girl Scout History and WAGGGS, and GSNC Patch Programs and GSNC Badges to help troop leaders with their meetings. These boxes contain materials and items for each topic, which will enhance the Girl Scout Troop meeting and the Girl Scout experience, while making a Girl Scout Volunteer’s day a little easier.
- Camp Blue Bay Letterboxing and Geocaching Kit - contains clues for Camp Blue Bay, introduction to letterboxing, sample stamp pouch & pouch instructions - Pick up kit at Camp Blue Bay. Contact Laura Bissett-Carr for reservation.
- Compass Box - contains 10 compasses*, maps & activities
- First Aid and Knives Box - contains 8 jackknives*, 20 paperknives & First Aid kit.
- Knot Box - contains 20 cords*, sample knots & activities
- Nature Box - contains binoculars, bug boxes, field guides, flower presses, magnifiers, rulers & more!
- Outdoor Cooking Box - contains vagabond stove, chimney, and fire starters (buddy burner, egg crate, & trench candles)
* Additional compasses, cords, and jackknives are available upon request.
- Girl Scout Fashion Show Box - contains 14 vintage uniforms (to be worn), uniform information, sample script, & background music
- Juliette Low "Kim's Game" Box - this mini-suitcase tin contains materials to play Kim's Game (a memory game) with items representing Juliette Low's life story. Script included.
- Living History Box - contains 3 vintage uniforms for viewing, vintage handbooks & pins, "The Golden Eaglet" video (VHS or DVD), & historical information
- WAGGGS Box - contains World Association books & information, "Sisters All...Friends Forever" video (VHS or DVD), International uniform posters & WAGGGS Flannelgraph for World Pin Thinking Day Ceremony
- "Pick Your Journey" Kit for Brownie, Junior, Senior and Ambassador Troops - each kit contains three Journeys and Adult Guides to help your Troop make an informed choice about which Journey they will take!
- Asthma Awareness Patch Program Box - books, videos & materials for GSNC Asthma Awareness Patch Program "Girls Having Strong, Healthy Lungs"
- Asthma Awareness Puppet Box - 4 puppets & asthma situation scripts for Asthma Awareness Program
"Caring for your Heart" Patch Program Box - Food Fun Nutrition Cards, Food Pyramid Bingo, books & more for the Heart Health Patch Program
- "Curiosity Box" Patch Program Box - tangrams, measuring tapes, magnifiers, prisms, to do the Curiosity Box Patch Program's simple and fun math/science program activities
- "Go Batty: Discovering Bats on LI" Patch Program Box - Stellaluna with toy bat, CD, DVD, books with bat information, activities & more!
- "NY State of Mind" Badge Box - NY State flag, maps, NYS Bingo, activity sheets for GSNC NY State of Mind Brownie and Junior Badge
- Juliette Low Flannelgraph - tell Juliette Low's life story by placing items representing her life on a felt background. Script included.
- Ollie Onion Flannelgraph - dress a 2-dimensional felt doll to learn about dressing in layers for the outdoors. Script included.
- WAGGGS Flannelgraph - put together a flannel World Pin on Thinking Day. Script for ceremony and WAGGGS information included.
New! 1950's Fun and Games Box (contains Pick-up sticks, Jacks, Yo-yos for b,j,c,s,a)
Bean Bags, Chinese Jump Ropes, Cones, Frisbees (nylon), Hopscotch (foam pieces), Hula Hoops, Jump Rope Box (contains short, long, Double Dutch ropes), Parachutes (6 ft, 12 ft, & 20 ft), Ring Toss (d,b,j), Scoop Ball, Team Walkers (j & up, 4 girls per set), Tennis Rackets, Wooden Eggs & Spoons, Lemmi Sticks with Maori Chant (2 sticks per girl, b & up, video available), Tinikling Poles for Philippine Pole Dance (plastic or wooden poles, b & up)
- Careers Bingo - photos of men & women in 50 careers, 2-36 players
- Food Pyramid Bingo - pictures of foods & physical activities, 2-30 players
- GIRLTOPIA Game - created by Troop 3427 for Juniors & up, 2-4 players
- Mancala - an African stone game
- New York State Bingo - cards contain facts/places for NY State of Mind Badge, 2-36 players
Posters and Maps
- Flags of the World Poster
- Flags of the United States
- GSUSA Girl Scout Uniforms & Handbooks Through the Years
- Girl Guide and Girl Scout Uniform History Posters
- Antartica Map and Penguin Facts
- Taiwan Tourist Map
- Europe Map
- Long Island Map
- New York State - I Love NY "Vacation" Map
- New York State - I Love NY "Tourism" Map
- North America in the Age of Dinosaurs Map and Facts
- South America and Amazonia Map and Facts
- South America and the Power Cat (Jaguar) Map and Facts
- Southwest USA - Land of the Open Sky Map
- USA Map
- World Maps
- Alphabet Stencils (2, 4, & 5 inch)
- EYE Can't Believe It, Incredible Optical Illusions
- Kid's Around the World Flashcards (28) - traditional dress, flag, map, fun facts & activities for 28 countries
- Express Sew Program - instructions and patterns for hats, scarves, pillows, quilts, locker caddy & more!
- Girl Scout Tablecloth
- Girl Scout Cookie Costumes for Cookie Booths (1 per booth)
- Knot Board
- Teaching Compass
Music is available on Audiocassette and/or CD. Contact the Resource Room for the songs on each selection.
Audiocassette Players & CD Players are also available for loan.
Girl Scout Songs to Download
Girl Scout Songs
Audiocassettes - A Girl Can Do Anything; Celebrate Together; Favorite Songs From Yesterday & Today; Girl Scout Camp Songs; Girl Scouts Sing By NW Georgia GS; Growing Strong; Neath The Grand Sierra Madre; Sing Along Songbook; Sisters Hand In Hand; Still Singing After All These Years: 90th Anniversary Sing-Along in Washington DC;We Change The World; Wee Sing Around The Campfire
CDs - Girl Scouts' Greatest Hits by Melinda Carroll, Volumes 1-11; Girls of Courage; Sandy's Song for Girl Scout Daisies; Still Singing After All These Years: 95th Anniversary Sing-Along, Washington DC
Audiocassettes - Girl Scouts Sing & Dance Around The World; Horseygogglers Teach Scout Songs; Philippine Folk Song Collection; Sing Together Sampler; Songs for Tomorrow from Around The World; Songs from Our Cabana Songbook; Songs Sung in French; Wee Sing Around The World; World Music Sampler
CDs - Circle Of Days
Audiocassettes - Environments; Music Through The Decades
Audiocassettes - Dancin' Magic; Philippine Pole Dance
CDs - All-Time Favorite Dances; Folk Dance Fun; Kids' Dance Party
Audiocassettes - Wee Sing For Halloween; Wee Sing & Play; Wee Sing Silly Songs
CDs - Sing Along Songs 4 Kids
Audiocassettes - Heal The World; Sing For Joy; Small Voice; Stars & Stripes Forever; Wind Beneath My Wings
Audiocassettes - Big Ideas!; Happiness Cake; Make Believe; Making Fun!; Two Hands Hold The Earth; Wonder If They Know
CDs - Don't Laugh at Me
Videos are available on VHS and/or DVD. Contact the Resource Room for a description of these videos. TV-VCR's are also available for loan.
Girl Scout History Video
The Golden Eaglet (Brownie & Up, VHS, DVD)
W.A.G.G.G.S. (World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts)
Sisters All . . . Friends Forever (VHS, DVD)
Girl Scout Songs on Video
Girl Scouts Sing (Video of action songs & lemmi sticks)
Still Singing After All These Years, GS 90th Anniversary
Health and Fitness Videos
Be Your Best!
Faces For Teens (C/S/A)
Nature and Science Videos
From Sidewalks To Treetops, GSUSA
Lighthouses: Guardians Of The Night
The Lunar Module Eagle
Behind The Mask
Troop 1500 (C/S/A Level, DVD)
Biography- Mary Kay Ash (DVD)
Biography- Katharine Graham (DVD)
Biography- Martha Stewart (DVD)
I Can Do That
Maria Mitchell: Explorer Of The Stars
One Fine Day
You Can Be A Scientist, Too!
14 WOMEN: They're Powerful, They're Senators (DVD)
Girl Scout Promotional Videos
Become A Mentor Today
A Girl Can Do Anything;
Growing Strong Together
Ideas To Change The World
Take The Lead
What Does Courageous & Strong Mean To You?