The Girl Scouts are welcoming new members into the local Brownie and Daisy troops.

Brownie Troop 65244 is for girls in grades 2-3 and meets from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Lee Council on Aging, 21 Crossway St. To register, visit

Daisy Troop 65284 is for girls in kindergarten and grade 1 and meets from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays at Lee Elementary School. To register, visit

Registration fee for the year is $35. Financial assistance is available.

For information on Girl Scouts and how to join, contact Laurie at 413-224-4028 or email

Jeannie Maschino can be reached at 413-496-6256 or

Community News Editor / Librarian

Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989.