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Girl Scouts Show Love at ‘Me and My Guy Dinner Dance’

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Patricia Pietrzak, 6, and Karol Pietrzak pause to take a selfie. Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Members of Troop 2655: Caitlyn Reilly, Alex Baranowski and Willow Marshall Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Daniella Marks, 7, and Matthew Marks are looking good and on theme in their matching red hats. Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Valentine's Day-themed raffle prizes Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Skky Johnson and Giuliana Currim, both 7, are ready to bust a move, but first glitter must be applied. Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Skky Johnson and Giuliana Currim Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Scouts from sister troops 2655 and 1117: Ally Conlin, Willow Marshall, Alex Baranowski, Caitlyn Reilly and Olivia Conlin Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Brian Kilmer and Taylor Kilmer, 7, sport matching hats for their close-up in the photo booth. Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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These girls karaoke their hearts out! Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Vittoria Sedita, 9, takes her granddad, Felice Manganelli, for a spin on the dance floor. Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Chris and Emma Aquilino, 7 Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Maddy Bucci, 6, is red-carpet-ready. Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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Isabella Silkowski, 8, and her dad, William Credits: Gabrielle Bilik
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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac Girl Scouts got dressed up Saturday, Feb. 10, and enjoyed an evening of dinner and dancing at the Me and My Guy Dinner Dance. Hosted by Troop 2655, at the Putnam County Golf Course in Mahopac, Scouts ages 4-18 spent a special night out with the positive role models in their lives.

According to the older Scouts who hosted the event, a girl’s relationship with the prominent male if figure in her life, will influence her self-confidence, future relationships, success in school and more.

DJ Ron Blanco provide entertainment and a raffle was held to support Troop 2655 and its members Gold Award projects.

The love was not confined to the event, however; a table was set up for the girls to make cards for local veterans just in time for Valentine’s Day.

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