About Us

The Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital has a combined girl and adult membership of over 90,000. Girls participate in 4,900 troops with the help of dedicated adult volunteers who give their time, talent and energy to Girl Scouting.

As the preeminent leadership development organization dedicated soley to girls, we offer the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, where girls Discover themselves, Connect with others and Take Action to create positive change in their communities. The process is girl-led and encourages learning by doing and cooperative learning. Our council serves the entire Greater Washington Region , including Washington DC; in Virginia: the cities of Alexandria and Arlington, and Arlington, Clarke, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, Loudoun, Page, Prince William, Shenandoah and Warren counties; in Maryland: Allegany, Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's, St. Mary's and Washington counties; and in West Virginia: Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral and Morgan counties.

Store Locations & Hours

  • Nation's Capital MAIN Shop
    4301 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
    Hours of Operation
    Mon/Tue/Wed/Fri, 9:00am - 5:00pm
    Thu, 9:00am - 8:00pm
    Sat, 10:00am - 4:00pm
    800-523-7898 x212
  • Martinsburg Shop
    153 McMillian Court, Martinsburg, WV 25404
    Hours of Operation
    Mon – Fri, 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Sat, 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Centreville Shop
    Centreville Square II Center, 5946 Centreville Crest Lane, Centreville, VA 20121
    Hours of Operation
    Mon/Tue/Wed, 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Thu, 10:00am - 7:00pm
    Sat,10:00am - 1:00pm
    CLOSING Jun 20 for the Season
    Re-Opens in early September
  • Germantown Shop
    20201 Century Blvd, Suite 100, Germantown, MD 20874
    Hours of Operation
    Mon/Tue/Wed/Fri, 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Thu, 10:00am - 7:00pm
    Sat, 10:00am - 1:00pm CLOSING Jun 20 for the Season
    Re-Opens in early September