This weekend Holmdel Girl Scouts are scheduled to begin selling their cookies at the following locations, according to the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore:
, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
, at 2194 Route 35 South, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
, Holmdel Towne Center, 2101 New Jersey 35 North, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Seventy percent of the proceeds from the cookie sales fund local Girl Scout Council. A portion of that stays with the group selling the cookies.
Thin Mints account for 25 percent of all cookie sales, followed by Samoas/Caramel deLites (19%) and Peanut Butter Patties/Tagalongs (13%)
New this year is Savannah Smiles – "a cool, crisp lemon wedge" that commemorates 100 years of Girl Scouting.