American Girl "Girl of the Year 2020" Debut

Wed Jan 1, 2020
10:00am to 1:00pm PT
3 and up
American Girl Store at the Grove

The new Girl of the Year is... a surfer girl from Southern California! 

Local gal Joss Kendrick is also is a competitive cheerleader, and is the first Girl of the Year who has hearing loss and wears a hearing aid.

If you have a daughter who's eight or older,  chances are you're well-acquainted with American Girl dolls. Every year a new doll is introduced, with a unique story and historical backdrop.

Your child can be among the first to learn about 2020's Girl of the Year.  Kids are invited to discover her exciting story at a free in-store event that includes an exclusive giveaway, craft, and sweet treat (while supplies last).


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