Learn about the Laura Ingalls Wilder Patch offered by the Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois, Inc. (formerly the Mississippi Valley Girl Scout Council) in the latest Trundlebed Tales Podcast.
Episode 31 – Laura Ingalls Wilder Patch
Originally aired April 28, 2012
Join host Sarah Uthoff as she talks about her experience with the Laura Ingalls Wilder Girl Scout Patch. This program will be aimed at Laura fans who want to know more, Girl Scouts and their families who are considering earning the patch, and for people who may wish to set a workshop in their area.
Episode 9 – Take a Bite Out of History: Biscuits
Follow along with the basic food history information given to the Girl Scouts for the “prairie meal” part of their patch workshop at Ushers Ferry.
Laura Ingalls Wilder meets historic foodways when host Sarah S. Uthoff takes you through the “Prairie meal” part of the Laura Ingalls Wilder patch session as she did it at Ushers Ferry and introduces you to some introducing facts and thoughts about food history.
Classic post with basic information:
They’ve updated it to the new form and added one, but basically they are the same as I talk about on the podcast.
Purchase a Laura Ingalls Wilder – Living With Laura Badge (Anyone may purchase one)
Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois, Inc.
Cedar Rapids Area Leadership Center
317 Seventh Avenue SE, Suite 201
Cedar Rapids IA 52401
Phone: 319-363-8335 | Fax: 319-363-1620
Calls answered Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(800) 798-0833 – Local Toll Free Phone
Web Site: http://www.gseiwi.org
UPDATE May 28, 2015: Honestly, I’m beginning to think the Girl Scouts don’t have anything else to do, but redesign stuff. I updated the information, including the address and links to earn and purchase the Laura Ingalls Wilder badge. My guess is you’ll see this post updated again soon.
Sarah S. Uthoff is the main force behind Trundlebed Tales fighting to bring the History, Mystery, Magic and Imagination of Laura Ingalls Wilder and other greats of children’s literature and history to life for a new generation.Attend one of her programs, schedule one yourself, watch her videos, listen to her podcast, and find her on Facebook, Twitter, Google+,LinkedIn, and Academia.edu. She is currently President of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy and Research Association. Professionally she is a reference librarian at Kirkwood Community College and director of the Oxford (Iowa) Public Library.