Girl Scouts seeking participants, volunteers

The Girl Scouts of the Western Reserve Council will host its annual week-long training event -- August Learning Events -- for volunteers.

More than 100 classes will take place at Camp Ledgewood in Peninsula from Aug. 6 to 11.

In addition to basic leadership training, courses such as solar cooking, stress management and scrap booking will be offered.

To sign up or get more information, call 330-864-9933 or 1-800-852-4474, or visit www.girlscoutswr.org.