Girl Scout Troop 1806, based in Durham, North Carolina, is a multi-level troop for girls who are in first grade through fifth grade. Troop 1806 is based in south central/southwest Durham, but draws girls from all over Durham.
Troop 1806 currently has 65 registered girls who are divided into seven patrols: two 2nd grade Brownie patrols (the Pink Roses and the Moonlight Sparkles), a 3rd grade Brownie patrol (the Justice Unicorns), two 4th grade Brownie patrols (the Red Pandas and the Unicorns), and two 5th grade Junior patrols (the Lightning Stars and the Solar Stars). Most of our patrols meet meet bi-weekly during the school year. All Troop 1806 patrols, from Daisies through Juniors, meet together four times a year for special troopwide meetings in October, January, March and May.
Girls and Boys in Scouting: Troop 1806 is exclusively for girls in rising first grade through rising fifth grade. See the rest of this page (below), and the navigation bar on the left, for information on Girl Scouting with Troop 1806. For information about boys in Scouting, click here.
Troop 1806 girls in the 1st grade are known as Daisy Girl Scouts. Troop 1806 does not enroll Kindergarten Daisies. Our interest list is now open to rising 1st grade girls, to form a new Daisy patrol (or two) this fall, and there are currently 12 girls on that interest list. Visit our Joining Girl Scouts with Troop 1806 page for details.
Troop 1806 girls in the 2nd and 3rd grades are known as Brownie Girl Scouts. Troop 1806 currently has two 2nd grade Brownie patrols and one 3rd grade Brownie patrol.
Troop 1806 girls in the 4th and 5th grades are known as Junior Girl Scouts. Troop 1806 currently has two 4th grade Junior patrols and two 5th grade Junior patrols.
Boys in Scouting: Girl Scouting is exclusively for girls. Boys interested in Scouting can join the Cub Scouts (for boys in grades 1-5) or the Scouts BSA (for boys in grades 6-12). Girl Scout Troop 1806 has partnering or association relationships with two Cub Scout packs and one Boy Scout troop. For more information on Cub Scouting, visit their respective websites here: Cub Scout Pack 451 and Cub Scout Pack 12. For more information on Boy Scouting, visit the Troop 451 website.
TROOP 1806 SUBSCRIBES FULLY TO THE IDEALS OF GIRL SCOUTING
The Girl Scout ideals are expressed in the Girl Scout Promise, the Girl Scout Law, the Girl Scout Motto, and the Girl Scout Slogan:
The Girl Scout Promise:
On my honor, I will try:
To serve God* and my country,
To help people at all times,
And to live by the Girl Scout Law.
* The word "God" can be interpreted in a number of ways, depending on one's spiritual beliefs. When reciting the Girl Scout Promise, it is okay to replace the word "God" with whatever word your spiritual beliefs dictate
The Girl Scout Law:
I will do my best to be
honest and fair,
friendly and helpful,
considerate and caring,
courageous and strong, and
responsible for what I say and do,
respect myself and others,
use resources wisely,
make the world a better place, and
be a sister to every Girl Scout.
Girl Scout Motto: Be Prepared
Girl Scout Slogan: Do A Good Turn Daily.