Donaldsonville-area girls can register for a Girl Scout troop at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Donaldsonville branch of the Ascension Parish Library, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville.

The recruitment event will give families the opportunity to learn more about the Girl Scout leadership experience. Adults interested in volunteering also are invited to the meeting.

The mission of Girl Scouting is to build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place, a news release said. 

Membership is $15 per year for girls and adults.

The Girl Scout program levels are Daisies, kindergarten through first grade; Brownies, second through third grade; Juniors, fourth through fifth grade; Cadettes, sixth through eighth grade; Seniors, ninth through tenth grade; and Ambassadors, grades 11-12.

For more information about Girl Scouting, contact DeNeil Brown at (985) 381-2688 or