It’s Girl Scout cookie time

Jan 15, 2014
Photo by: Donated photo COOKIE TIME — Pictured above is the new Cranberry Citrus Crisp. Below are the new gluten free Chocolate Chip Shortbread cookies.

Local Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont (GSCP2P) cookies will soon be in the community with favorites like Thin Mints and Peanut Butter Patties 2014 Girl Scout Cookie Program kicks off on Jan.15 through March 2.

The cookie program is an integral part of the Girl Scout leadership

experience, teaching girls key skills including goal setting, decision-making, money management, people skills and business ethics.

This year, along with the regular lineup of Thin Mints, Peanut Butter Patties, Caramel deLites, Peanut Butter Sandwiches, Thanks-A-Lots, Lemonades and Shortbreads, the Cranberry Citrus Crisps will be introduced. This crispy cookie is made of whole grains and filled with tangy cranberry bits and citrus flavor, perfect for snacking any time of the day.

And for customers who have special diet concerns, a gluten-free pilot cookie is being offered. The chocolate chip shortbread cookie will be available through different troops throughout the GSCP2P area.