30 new badges added to challenge Girl Scouts

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CENTRAL ILLINOIS (WCIA) — Girl Scouts of Central Illinois are going modern by adding 30 new badges.

Some topics include robotics, cyber security and space exploration.

It’s part of a national effort from Girl Scouts of America to give girls hands-on learning opportunities.

Leaders say they hope it will make scouts even more excited about joining and staying with the program.

They also hope it will help girls get ready to take on leadership roles in these fields in the future. 

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