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B.I.G. (Believe In G.I.R.L.) Event

Sat Sep 28, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM CST
Louisiana State University
Grades K-1, Grades 2-3, Grades 4-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-10, Grades 11-12, Adult

Pre-Registration is closed. Our rosters are built, however walk up day of the event is still available, you can check in, register and pay ($10/girl, cash only) as early as 8:30 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center on the campus of LSU, the event begins at 9:30.

*Download the Agenda/Map of BIG event at LSU

Open to all girls, grades K - 12

Join over 2,000 Girl Scouts as we take to the campus of Louisiana State University to participate in the Girl Scout’s B.I.G. (“Believe In G.I.R.L.”) event. Girl Scouts from across Louisiana will kick off another year of Girl Scouting by visiting over 100 different displays and demonstrations on the multitude of opportunities that exist for girls to explore. The hands-on demonstrations and activities will focus on Girl Scout Initiatives such as STEM, life skills, the outdoors, entrepreneurship, civic action, the arts, and much more.

This year's Take Action project will be: Help our local Animal Shelters. Collecting your donations will be: Capital Area Animal Welfare Society, CATNIP Foundation at Big Sky Ranch, Companion Animal Allience, Magic Happens Rabit Rescue, and GSLE Wrangler Program. Wish List

Presentations and displays from the US Coast Guard, Baton Rouge Zoo, Ochsner Fitness Center, the LSU Museum of Natural Science, the Delgado Community College Automotive Department, the LSU Departments of Construction, Math, Engineering, and many more! We will conclude the day with a council bridging ceremony for all attendees to participate in. 

When: Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 
Fee: $10 per girl, and adults are free.  Free patch to first 2,000 girls who register for the BIG event. Girls who renewed their membership as part of Spring renewal will receive discounted pricing ($7). This special discount offer is only valid through August 29. If you received the information sent to early birds and plan to attend, be sure to register for the B.I.G. event before August 29 to receive the special pricing using the code provided. After August 29, all registrations will be $10 per girl. 
Capacity: No Minimum/Maximum  
Registration: Registration is open online at 
Registration Deadline: September 15
Staff Support: Kevin Shipp at or 504-733-8220, ext. 2243.