Our First Scout Meeting of the year !

January 26, 2015
Greetings everyone !
Last Saturday, Lien Doan Van Lang had the first scout meeting for the school year 2014-2015.  It was exciting to see each other again after a long break.  We would like to welcome everyone, old as well as new members of Van Lang troop, and thank you all for coming to the meeting. With the active participation of parents, Van Lang troop  is still alive and able to come back for another school year.  A big 'A" for all volunteers! We would like to express our deepest appreciation for Van Lang leaders for their dedication and parents for their renew commitment and support to our troop.  Please view the general schedule for Van Lang's scout activities.


 

Hiking at Leesylvania State Park (Lee's Woods trail)

March 22, 2014
This Saturday March 22, 2014, our troop will hike Lee's  Woods trail inside Leesylvania State Park.  We will meet at Freestone parking area at 9:45am. Trail head begins near fishing pier.  It is an easy 2 miles trail. Hike time is 1 hour.  Please wear comfortable clothes, shoes and bring 1 or 2 bottles of water.      

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Hiking at Leesylvania State Park

October 18, 2013

We will go hiking this Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 at Leesylvania State Park, 2001 Daniel K. Ludwig Dr., Woodbridge, VA 22191.  We will meet at the parking lot near the boat ramp at 9:45 am.  Hiking will begin at 10 am. Please bring hiking stick, lunch, water; and wear comfortable clothes, light jacket and shoes.  We will start out at the parking lot and take the Bushey Point Trail. This trail is an easy 1.8 mile one-way that follows the path of Powell's Creek and the Potomac shore.  Along t...


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Hiking at Cunningham Falls State Park on Oct. 5, 2013

September 28, 2013
Lien Doan Van Lang will go hiking at Cunningham Falls State Park.  We will meet at Visitor Center, 14707 Park Central Road, Thurmont, MD 21788. Please try to be there at 9:45am.  The driving time is 1 hour 30 minutes from Northern Virginia.  Hiking will begin at 10:00 am.  Bring hiking stick, lunch, snack and wear comfortable clothes (class B for scouts).  We will take the Falls Nature Trail to the largest cascading waterfall in Maryland (1.4 mile one-way, 45 minutes, 40 feet ascent, moderate...
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Tết Trung Thu

October 8, 2012

By Olivia Tam-Anh Tran (Cadette)

            Performances, fundraising, fun and games. That’s what Tết Trung Thu is all about!

Tết Trung Thu, also known as the Moon Festival, is a popular lunar harvest celebration. It has been celebrated since the early 600s by China, Vietnam, and some parts of neighboring countries. The Moon Festival falls on the 15th day of the eighth month in the lunar calendar, which is late September or early October.

            Every year, Vietnamese-American G...


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Hiking at Harper Ferry-October 13th

October 6, 2012
We will be hiking in Harper Ferry next Saturday (Oct. 13). Please make sure you bring a hiking stick and food with you! Be there on time in the parking place (9:00 AM). More information to come. 
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Camping at GS Camp White Rock, WV

September 10, 2012
Greetings everyone!  We had a first regular meeting of the year last Saturday.  It was wonderful to see old faces and meet new people.  LDVL will be camping at Girlscout camp White Rock in West Virginia from Sep. 22 - Sep. 23, 2012. Please register using the editgrid link:  http://www.editgrid.com/user/tftran/Camp_White_Rock_Sep_21-23%2C_2012. Parental permission form will be handed out this Saturday, Sep. 15th. Also, do not forget to renew scout membership for our girls by filing out the reg...
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Ready for a new year?

August 22, 2012
Starting Sept. 8 LDVL will be kicking into gear again! Remember, meetings are held on Saturday mornings from 9:30 am to 12 pm unless an outdoor activity or camping trip is planned for that day. Looking forward to seeing everyone again! 

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Halloween Party 10/29

October 28, 2011
We will be celebrating Halloween tomorrow during our regular meeting. Come dressed in a costume if you dare! There will be a prize for the best costume! 
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Biking November 5th

October 4, 2011
Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors, we are planning to go biking on November 5th in Potomac, Maryland! We will be joining Lien Doan Hong Bang on this outdoor trip. Please contact your patrol leader and Truong if you want to participate. 
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