Mayor declares today 'Girl Scout Day' in Plymouth in honor of anniversary
PLYMOUTH — Mayor Mark Senter has issued a proclamation officially designating Monday, March 12, 2012 as "Girl Scout Day" in Plymouth.
The declaration is to honor the organization's 100th anniversary this year.
"Throughout its distinguished history, Girl Scouting has inspired millions of girls and women," the proclamation reads. "Through the Girl Scout leadership experience, girls develop the skills and lessons that will serve them a lifetime, and Girl Scouting takes an active role in increasing girls' awareness of the opportunities available to them in math, science, sports, technology, and other fields that can expand their horizons."
"I, Mark Senter, Mayor of Plymouth and on behalf of The Citizens of Plymouth and The Common Council, do hereby recognize the impact of this great organization and the importance of its 100 years of service to the people of this community and communities across America, by proclaiming March 12, 2012 as Girl Scout Day in Plymouth," concluded Senter.