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ALL GSNI Resource Centers will be closed on Friday, March 30.

Locations and Hours

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GSNI will soon have a few new homes! See below for updates to hours and official moving dates.  

  • Barrington location moving to Lake Zurich
  • Elgin location moving to South Elgin on June 11
  • Freeport moving to a more convenient location in Freeport on June 4

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Customer Care

Customer Care is a team of Council staff that is prepared to answer your questions.

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Email
  • Hours
    Monday - 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Tuesday - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Thursday - 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Saturday - 10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.

Store hours VARY by location. Please see the drop-down menu by location below.

Customer Care is the most expedient way for you to get answers to many of your questions; however, we recognize that on occasion, you might still need to meet with a member of our staff.  To ensure that staff has time dedicated to you and your schedule, staff will be available to meet with you by appointment. Appointments can be made by calling 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463).

 

Customer Care Concerns?

Do you have a concern with the Customer Service you are receiving? Contact Becky Staat, Director of Resource Centers, at customercareconcerns@girlscoutsni.org.


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Resource Centers and Girl Scout Express

Use the dropdown menus below to see the hours for each of our Resource Centers. 

Elgin Resource Center - moving June 8
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The Elgin Resource Center will soon have a new home! 

Join us for a closing celebration from June 4-8 featuring:

  • Moving sale! 20% off all books and 15% off all winter wear (in-store purchases only)
  • Free Elgin commemorative patch to the first 50 customers with limited quantities available for purchase for $1.25
  • Free sweet treats
     

The last day this location will be open is June 8.

GSNI will be moving from the Elgin location at the corner of Route 20 and Coombs Rd to a new location in South Elgin. See the South Elgin tab for when our new location will be open!


12N124 Coombs Road
Elgin, Illinois 60124

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Fax: 847-741-5667
  • Hours:
    Monday - 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Tuesday - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Thursday – 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Friday – 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    1st Saturday of the month (Oct-May) - 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

  • Directions/Map

The Elgin Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23- Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 15 - Closing at 1:00 pm - Holiday party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017- Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9- Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
NEW South Elgin - opening June 11
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The Elgin Resource Center is moving to South Elgin!

 We will be at our new South Elgin home starting June 11.

GSNI will be moving from the Elgin location at the corner of Route 20 and Coombs Rd to a new location in South Elgin. See the Elgin tab for details on our closing celebration!

353 Randall Rd
South Elgin, IL 60177

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Fax: 847-741-5667
  • Hours:
    Monday - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Tuesday - 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Thursday – 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
    Friday – 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
    Saturday - 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Sunday - Closed

  • Directions/Map

The South Elgin Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting
Freeport Resource Center - moving May 31
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The Freeport Resource Center will soon have a new home! 

Join us for a closing celebration from May 29-31 featuring:

  • Moving sale! 20% off all books and 15% off all winter wear (in -store purchases only)
  • Free Elgin commemorative patch to the first 50 customers with limited quantities available for purchase for $1.25
  • Free sweet treats

The last day this location will be open is May 31.

GSNI will be moving from its location on Route 20 West to a new location in Freeport. See the NEW Freeport tab for when our new location will be open!

5040 Business Route 20 West
Freeport, Illinois 61032

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Fax: 847-741-5667
  • Hours: 
    Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Thursday - 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Friday - Closed
    3rd Saturday of the month (Nov & Mar) - 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

  • Directions/Map

The Freeport Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23- Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 8 - Closing at 1:00 pm - Holiday party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017- Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9- Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
NEW Freeport Resource Center - opening June 4
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The Freeport Resource Center is moving!

 We will be at our new South Elgin home starting June 4.

GSNI will be moving from its location on Route 20 West to a new location in Freeport. See the Freeport tab for details on our closing celebration!

Meadows Shopping Center
1834 S West Ave, Suite 21
Freeport, Illinois 61032

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Fax: 847-741-5667
  • Hours: 
    Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Thursday - 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Friday - 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
    Saturday - 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Sunday - Closed

  • Directions/Map

The Freeport Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting
Rockford Resource Center

2820 McFarland Road 
Rockford, Illinois 61107

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Fax: 847-741-5667
  • Hours:
    Monday – 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday – 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    4TH Wednesday of each month - 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Thursday - 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Friday - 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    1st & 3rd Saturday of the month (Oct-May) – 10:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m.

    Directions/Map

The Rockford Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23-Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 15 - Closing at 1:00 pm - Holiday party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017-Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9- Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting
Sugar Grove Resource Center

200 New Bond Street
Sugar Grove, Illinois 60554

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Fax: 847-741-5667
  • Hours:
    Monday – 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday - 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Thursday - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Friday: 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
    2nd Saturday of the month (Oct-May) 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

  • Directions/Map

The Sugar Grove Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23-Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 8 - Closing at 1:00 pm - Holiday party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017-Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9-Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting
Rock Falls Resource Center

229 First Avenue Ste. 1
Rock Falls, IL 61071

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Hours: 
    Monday – 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Noon-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday - 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Noon-5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday – 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Thursday - 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Noon-5:00 p.m.
    Friday - 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Noon-5:00 p.m.
    3rd Saturday of the month (Nov & Mar) 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Directions/Map

The Rock Falls Resource Center will be closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23-Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 8 - Closing at 1:00 pm - Holiday party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017-Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9-Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting
Girl Scout Express (Barrington)
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The Barrington Girl Scout Express will soon have a new home! In late May 2018, GSNI will be moving from the Barrington Ice House Mall to a new location in Lake Zurich. See here for details on this annoucement!

Check back for when the new Lake Zurich location will officially be open, and for information on a Grand Opening celebration!


200 Applebee Street 
Barrington, Illinois 60010

  • Phone: 1-844-GSNI-4-ME (1-844-476-4463)
  • Hours: 
    Monday - 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
    Tuesday - 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
    Wednesday - 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
    4th Wednesday of each month – 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
    Thursday - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Friday - 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
    2nd and 4th Saturday of the month (Oct-May, except December 22 & May 26)  - 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

  • Directions/Map

The Barrington Store will be closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23-Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 15 - Closing at noon - Holiday party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017-Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9-Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting
Inclement Weather Policy

In the case of inclement weather, GSNI service centers/stores will be closed or have a delayed start if the school district associated with the service center is closed or delayed for weather related reasons (e.g. snow, cold).

This does mean that it is possible for one or more service center(s) to be closed while others remain open.

This Service Center/ Store will be closed/delayed: If this school district is closed/delayed due to weather related reasons:
Elgin Service Center/Store Central CUSD 301 (Burlington)
Freeport Service Center/Store Freeport School District 145
Rockford Service Center/Store Rockford Public Schools 205
Sugar Grove Service Center/Store Kaneland Community Unit School District 302
Rock Falls Service Center/Store Sterling School 5, East Coloma-Nelson 20, Rock Falls Elementary 13, Montmorency School District 145, and Rock Falls Township High School 301
Girl Scout Express Store (Barrington) Barrington 220 School District

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GSNI’s Camps

Camp Dean

46W253 Camp Dean Rd
Big Rock, IL 60511

Book a visit!

Maps/Directions

Camp Far Horizons

9702 S Lost Horizons Rd
Hanover, IL 61041

Book a visit!

Maps/Directions

Camp McCormick

9995 N Girl Scout Rd
Stillman Valley, IL 61084

Book a visit!

Maps/Directions

Mary Ann Beebe Center

17501 Streit Rd
Harvard, IL 60033

Book a visit!

Maps/Directions

Rockford Program Center

7194 Vandiver Rd
Cherry Valley, IL 61112

Book a visit!


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Council Holidays

All GSNI properties are closed on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 23-Friday, November 24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Staff Meeting
  • Friday, December 8, 2017 - Sugar Grove, Rock Falls, and Freeport - closing at 1:00 p.m. - Holiday Party
  • Friday, December 15, 2017 - Rockford and Elgin - closing at 1:00 p.m., Barrington closing at noon - Holiday Party
  • Friday, December 22, 2017-Monday, January 1, 2018 - Holiday Break
  • Tuesday, January 9-Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Staff Training
  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - MLK Day
  • Monday, February 19, 2018 - President's Day
  • Friday, March 30, 2018 - Good Friday
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Staff Meeting
  • Monday, May 28, 2018 - Memorial Day
  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Independence Day
  • Monday, September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Staff Meeting