Historical society hosting Girl Scouts exhibit


NAUGATUCK — During the month of November, the Girl Scouts of Connecticut’s 100th Traveling Exhibit will be on display at the Naugatuck Historical Society Museum.

The exhibit was created in honor of Girl Scouts’ upcoming 100th anniversary. The exhibit features information and memorabilia about the history of the leadership programs offered by Girl Scouts, focusing on the evolution of the highest Girl Scout awards, beginning with the Golden Eaglet in 1916 to the current Gold Award.

Naugatuck Girl Scouts are giving a presentation Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at the museum on Water Street. The presentation will feature songs, the Girl Scout Law and Promise, and a flag ceremony. The presentation is free for anyone in Girl Scout uniform at $2 for the public.

Viewing hours for the traveling exhibit are Wednesdays through Fridays, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Group or individual tours are available by calling or emailing the museum, at (203) 729-9039 or naugatuckhistory@sbcglobal.net.