NYPENN Heritage Patch — Learn all about the heritage
of Girl Scouts of the USA and your NYPENN Council. Read more about this patch.
National Baseball Hall of Fame patch — In the Museum's
exhibits, you can learn about baseball history, see thousands of
artifacts from the game's past, watch video, see historic images,
enjoy hands-on learning, delve deeper with computer interactive
displays and test your baseball knowledge. Be sure to visit the
Women in Baseball exhibit! Pick up your scavenger hunt paperwork at
the Hall of Fame to earn your fun patch.
Social Media patch — Want to prevent yourself, your
friends, or anyone else you know from falling victim to online
embarrassment or worse? Earning the Safe Social Media patch can help
you to do just that! To earn the Safe Social Media patch you need to
complete at least five activities from the following list:
- Learn about Facebook’s privacy settings—why are they so
complicated and what do they mean?
- Learn why you should
never post private information on the Internet. Create a
presentation and talk to younger girls about this.
at least five tips to prevent cyberbullying.
different social media sites. What are common features of all of
them? What are the pros and cons? How easy or difficult do the
sites make it to keep information private?
- Survey 30
teenagers and find out how much time each of them spends on social
media sites each day. Compile the information that you receive in
a chart that can be posted on our website, along with an
- Find out the top five concerns that
parents/teachers have about social media and why those are
- Check out ten people’s profiles on Facebook or
Myspace. How much personal information do they give out? Are there
any comments or pictures on their page that they wouldn’t want
potential employers to see?
Corning Museum of Glass patch — The Corning Museum of Glass
cares for and displays the world’s best collection of art and
historical glass. You can learn about the science and technology
behind innovations in glass through hands-on exhibits in the
Innovation Center, watch live, narrated glassmaking demonstrations,
or even make your own glass piece. Find
more information here.