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Think Outside the Troop.
Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson has robotics teams, canoe teams, and a Girl Scout Chorus – offering a new, specialized way to get involved with Girl Scouts. Whether this is your only commitment to Girl Scouts, or in addition to other pathways, we’d love to have you join our team(s).

Prior Girl Scout membership is not required.


Every girl likes to play! Our Techno Teams bring play to life through robotics. Meeting and practicing in our Port Chester Girl Scout House, these Girl Scouts represent the council in various local, state, and regional FIRST competitions. With three levels to grow with, girls find new challenges each year.

The Techno Chicklettes– Grades 2 - 5

The Techo Girls – Grades 5 - 8

The Techno Chix – Grades 8 -12

Contact: The Techno Teams -

The Dotted Half Notes are a choir made up of Girl Scouts of all ages. This highly successful girls’ chorus is dedicated to brightening the world with the beauty of the human voice. What began as a Gold Award project, has since turned into a very successful singing group. The group has earned many accolades and awards at various singing competitions throughout the tri-state area.

The group practices once a month on Sunday afternoons from 3:00pm - 5:00pm. at Rock Hill Camp in Mahopac.  They perform at a number of holiday celebrations, GSHH events, and nursing homes throughout the year.

For more information, contact Mary Peters at

The Hudson Hurricanes (formerly known as the Kamikaze Kanoers) are a competitive Girl Scout canoe racing team.  For over 38 years they have raced in the Governor Clinton Canoe Regatta held on Memorial Day weekend in Bainbridge, NY.  Girls on the team will learn canoeing skills and create friendships that last a lifetime.  Whether you love to canoe, or have never touched a paddle, we would love to teach you to canoe and to race.

Practices are held at Camp Addisone Boyce in Tomkins Cove, NY (Rockland County) and are generally held Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4:00pm - 6:30pm from late March through race weekend.  An informational meeting will be held prior to the first practice.  To race, girls must be between 11 and 18 years old on race day.  Prior GS membership is not required, but all members will become members of Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson.

For information and /or registration please contact Patty Zollinger at or 845-639-5043 or Julia Brehl at You can also visit the team Facebook page for updates.

Contact coaches:

Patty Zollinger -

Julia Brehl -


Catskill Mountain Canoers is a Girl Scout canoe racing team.  We practice 3 times a week for the 6 weeks before Memorial Day for the Governor Clinton Canoe Regatta that takes place in Bainbridge, NY over Memorial Day weekend. There are six different Girl Scout Canoe races, depending on the ages of the paddlers.  

  • For the older girls there is a 15 mile endurance race, a 6 person relay race, and a 4 mile sprint race. 
  •  For the younger girls (11 – 15), there is a 10 mile intermediate race, a 4 person canoe relay race and a 4 mile sprint.

The team is open to Girl Scouts aged 11 – 18.  If there is interest please contact Nancy Forsythe at

The team has an apple pie sale during November each year, and this helps defray a lot of the costs involved. Prior GS membership not required, but all members are expected to become members of Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson.