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Girl Scout Summer Camp is an experience like no other. It’s a place where a girl can be a girl. She can try new things, make tons of friends and learn to take care of others and herself. Divided by grade level, campers are encouraged and taught by trained, nurturing young women who love to work with girls. By following basic principles from the Girl Scout Law,such as honesty, responsibility and respect, camp encourages girls to make the world a better place. Join us this summer and watch your girl grow into a more courageous, confident and character-filled individual. (Download the 2014 Summer Camp Guide.)

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WHEN: June 16 through August 8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Friday. COST: $170 per girl includes lunch, snacks, materials and a Fun Patch.
Transportation: For just $45 per week, your camper can take the bus from Newark, Middletown or Cecilton to Camp Grove Point.
(Exact locations will be sent in your confirmation packet.)

 

Daisy and Brownie Discover Camp • Date: June 16-20
Entering Grades 1-3
Try a little of everything. Swim, make new friends, join us in a camp fire sing-a-long, play at the waterfront and do arts and crafts. Girls will gain balance on our fun, stand-up paddleboards and improve their swimming ability in the pool. Learn how to set up tents, read a map, use a compass and build your own camp fire. Finally, end your week by putting your new skills to thetest with a fun Adventure Challenge throughout camp. Girls entering grades2-3 earn a Girl Scout Hiker Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.


Junior Outdoor Adventure • Date: June 16-20
Entering Grades 4-6
Join us for Junior Outdoor Adventure. Girls will learn to build smart shelters in the woods, read a map, use a compass and learn knife safety. You will also have the chance to do archery, kayak, arts and crafts, geo-cash, sports and team building challenge activities. Finally, end the week by putting all your new skills to the test with a fun Adventure Challenge that will get all of camp involved. Girls earn a Girl Scout Camper Badge.


Little Mermaids • Date: June 23-27

Entering Grades 1-3
Spend your days making waves in the pool and playing water games. Have a floating lunch, explore the underwater world and work on sand castles. Come balance with us on our fun stand-up paddleboards and improve your swimming ability. Pack your swim shoes and a few bathing suits to jump into a Little Mermaid’s world of underwater fun! Girls entering grades 2-3 earn a Girl Scout My Best Self Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.


Splash-Tastic • Date: June 23-27

Entering Grades 4-6
Splash in to camp for a wet and wonderful camp experience. Go on a beach hike, improve your waterfront skills, slide down the slip-and-slide
and swim in Grove Point’s pool. Plus, we will plan a pool party and judge the younger girls sand castle building contest. You can do archery, kayak and arts and crafts. Girls earn the Girl Scout Staying Fit Badge.

 

Daisy and Brownie BashDate: June 30- July 4
Entering Grades 1-3
Do you love to celebrate? Join us for a party every day! Discuss how to plan the best parties, then host our friends at the end of the day with a party we plan together. Plus, do arts and crafts, play games, head to the beach and swim. Gain balance on our fun, stand-up paddleboards as well as improve your swimming ability in the pool. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Making Games Badge.
Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Parties RockDate: June 30- July 4
Entering Grades 4-6
If you can’t wait for the holidays, then this is a fun and exciting vacation for you. Every day includes a celebration and party planning. Discuss with us how to plan the best parties and then host our friends at the end of the day with a party we plan together. Plus, do arts and crafts, play games, swim, do archery and kayak. Girls earn the Girl Scout Playing the Past Badge.

 

Dancing DivasDate: July 7-11
Entering Grades 1-3
Want to dance your way through camp? Learn cool new dances, make up dance routines, and even put on a show for the rest of camp. Plus, you will have time to go swimming, do arts and crafts, hang with friends and play games. Try to balance on our stand-up paddleboards and improve your swimming ability in the pool. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn a Girl Scout Dancer Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

All That DazzlesDate: July 7-11
Entering Grades 4-6
Have you always wanted to be on stage or learn how to act? Join us for a behind-the-scenes lesson in how to project your voice, dive into character, build a set and perform in front of friends. Show off new skills at the end of the week in an all-camp talent show. You will have time to swim, do arts and crafts, hang out with friends, do archery and kayak.
Girls earn the Girl Scout Musician Badge.

 

Tinker Bell’s Fairy FriendsDate: July 14-18
Entering Grades 1-3
Do you have a daring spirit and a sense of adventure? Join us along with your fairy friends and hike along Neverland Beach searching for buried treasure using only a map and clues. Make your own jewelry and treasure box to take home. Don’t forget we will also swim, explore nature, do arts and crafts and gain balance on stand-up paddleboards as well as work on swimming ability in our pool. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn a Girl Scout Potter Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Lost GirlsDate: July 14-18
Entering Grades 4-6
Never grow up while sampling the best of Camp Grove Point with other “Lost Girls.” We will make our own costumes for an end of week Pirate party, treasure boxes and jewelry to keep inside. Everyone will attend Pirate etiquette classes to learn the proper way to walk on one leg and see out of one eye. We will have fun swimming, doing arts and crafts, archery and kayak. Girls earn the Girl Scout Jeweler Badge.

 

Muggle MagicDate: July 21-25
Entering Grades 1-3
Join other “muggles” for a week of adventure and wizardry. Start your adventure by attending the Camp Hogwarts’ welcome and sorting ceremony. Attend Potions and Transfiguration class, explore Hogwarts’ trails and learn to identify edible and poisonous plants in Herbology. You will have time to do your favorite camp activities such as swimming, gaining your balance on our fun, stand-up paddleboards and improve your swimming ability. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Bugs Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Magical CreaturesDate: July 21-25
Entering Grades 4-6
As one of Grove Point’s newly added Magical Creatures, join us at Camp Hogwarts’ sorting ceremony. The rest of the week we will attend classes in Care of Magical Creatures, Defense against the Dark Arts and Potions and Herbology. This week is full of everything Camp Hogwarts has to offer, including a fun Girl Scout version of Quidditch. Plus, go swimming, do arts and crafts, archery and kayak. Girls earn the Girl Scout Flower Badge.

 

Top Chef: DessertsDate: July 28-August 1
Entering Grades 1-3
Do you love sweets and treats? Spend a week making amazing desserts. You and your friends will put your new cooking skills to the test in a fun competition of who can make the best dessert! Plus, do arts and crafts, explore nature, test your balance on our stand-up paddleboards as well as improve your swimming ability in the pool. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Snacks Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Top Chef: OutdoorsDate: July 28-August 1
Entering Grades 4-6
Learn the fine art of cooking outdoors. Create a menu, practice different cooking techniques and at the end of the week make what YOU want! Plus learn proper knife skills, food safety, basic culinary awareness and more. By the end of the week, you and your friends will put your new cooking skills to the test in a fun competition of who can make the best meal! Join us for arts and crafts, nature studies, archery and kayaking. Girls earn the Girl Scout Simple Meals Badge.

 

Sunset on the SassafrasDate: August 4-8
Entering Grades 1-6
At Sunset on the Sassafras you will do the best activities that the summer has to offer; improve outdoor skills like fire building, work on a great art project, swim, and use the challenge elements. Girls entering grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand-up paddleboards as well as improve their swimming ability. Girls in grades 4-6 can do archery, kayak and sail, as well as have time for all the friendship and bonding that happens the last week of camp. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Fair Play Badge. Girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Girl Scout Practice with Purpose Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

 

camp todd

WHEN: June 16- 20, June 23-27, June 30-July 4, July 7-11, July 14-18, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. COST: $130 per girl includes patch, program supplies. Please bring bag lunch Monday – Friday. Before and after care: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Additional cost of $35.)
Transportation: For just $45 per week, your camper can arrange transportation from Easton, Denton or Preston, MD.
(Exact drop off and pick up locations will be in your confirmation packet. )

 

Mer-mastic, Splash-tastic A –Entering Grades 1-3
Mer-mastic, Splash-tastic B – Entering Grades 4-6

Date: June 16-20
If you love the water, Camp Todd is the right place for you. Go on a beach hunt, improve your waterfront skills, slide down the slip-and-slide and swim in the lake. Plus, plan a beach picnic and have a sand castle building contest. Girls entering grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand-up paddleboards and improve their swimming ability. Girls in grades 4-6 can do archery, kayak and canoe. End the week with a splash by playing all-camp Water Olympics! Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Making Friends Badge, grades 4-6 earn the Social Butterfly Badge.

 

Outdoor Survivor A – Entering Grades 1-3
Outdoor Survivor B – Entering Grades 4-6

Date: June 23-27
Sample the best that Camp Todd has to offer. Try a little of everything. Swim, make new friends, build fires and play at the beach. Everyone will learn how to build smart shelters in the woods, read a map, use a compass and learn knife safety. You’ll also do arts and crafts, geocaching, sports and team building challenge activities. Girls entering grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand- up paddleboards as well as work on improving their swimming ability. Girls in grades 4-6 will do archery, kayak and canoe. Finally, put all your new skills to the test with a fun Adventure Challenge with all of camp. Girls entering grade 1 receive a fun Patch, entering grades 2-3 earn the Hiker Badge, entering grades 4-6 earn the Camper Badge.

 

Camp Hogwarts A – Entering Grades 1-3
Camp Hogwarts B – Entering Grades 4-6

Date: June 30-July 4
Join other “muggles” for a week filled with adventure and wizardry. Start your adventure by attending the Camp Hogwarts’ welcome sorting ceremony. Create and perform science experiments in Potions and Transfiguration class, explore Hogwarts’ trails and learn to identify edible and poisonous plants in Herbology. You will still have plenty of time to do your favorite camp activities like swimming, waterfront games and more. Girls entering Grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand up paddleboards as well as work on improving their swimming ability. Girls entering Grades 4-6 will get the chance to do archery, kayak and canoeing. Girls entering Grade 1 receive a fun Patch. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Pets Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Animal Habitats Badge.

 

Applause A – Entering Grades 1-3
Applause B – Entering Grades 4-6

Date: July 7-11
Are you ready for some applause in Music, Art, Drama and Dance? Then come for a week of fun and friendship while making your own music in the woods learning how to play together. Paint in the trees in our new outside painting garden among the birds and the trees. You will have so much fun each day getting ready for another adventure in the arts. Plus you will have time to go swimming, do arts and crafts, hang with friends and play games. Girls entering grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand up paddleboards as well as work on improving their swimming ability. Girls entering grades 4-6 will get the chance to do archery, kayak and canoe. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Dancer Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Musician Badge.


Iron Chef Girls! A– Entering Grades 1-3
Iron Chef Girls! B– Entering Grades 4-6

Date: July 14-18
Do you have a passion for great food? What about sweets and treats? Spend a week making amazing desserts. Practice your knife skills, food safety knowledge, basic culinary awareness and more. By the end of the week, you and your friends will put your new cooking skills to the test in a fun competition of who can make the best dessert! Spend some time swimming, improving your waterfront skills and enjoying all the other fun camp activities. Girls entering grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand up paddleboards as well as work on improving their swimming ability. Girls in grades 4-6 will do archery, kayak and canoe. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Snacks Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Simple Meals Badge.

 

 

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WHEN: June 16-20, July 28- August 1, and August 4-8, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. COST: $210 per girl, includes program supplies, snacks and patch. Please bring bag lunch Monday – Friday. Before and after care: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Additional cost of $35.)

 

Iron Chef Girls! A– Entering Grades 1-3
Iron Chef Girls! B– Entering Grades 4-6

Date: June 16-20
Spend a week making amazing desserts. Have fun cooking outside and over a fire. Practice your knife skills, food safety knowledge, basic culinary awareness and more. Plus learn the science of how different cooking techniques may change the color, taste and smell of different food groups. By the end of the week you and your new friends will put your newly developed cooking skills to the test in a fun competition of who can make the best dessert! Girls entering Grade 1 receive a Fun Patch. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Snacks Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Simple Meals Badge.

 

Applause A – Entering Grades 2-3
Applause B – Entering Grades 4-6

Date: July 28-August 1
Are you ready for some applause in music, art, drama and dance? Come for a week to make your own music and instruments, paint, and act in a play or dance the electric slide. At the end of the week we will put together an all-camp talent show to show off your new found talent. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Dancer Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Musician Badge.

 

Photography and Computer CreationsDate: July 28-August 1
Entering Grades 2-3
Do you love to take pictures and want to learn how to take the best shot? Do you like creating art on the computer? Here you will learn this skill, plus how to safely share your new talent using a camera and computer. Girls will enjoy nature, work together on the challenge course and learn great outdoor skills. Girls earn the Girl Scout Computer Expert Badge.

 

Digital PhotographerDate: July 28-August 1
Entering Grades 4-5
Join us and we will show you how to make the best pictures even better. We will dive into digital editing as well as creating photo collages to share with friends and family. Don’t forget we will also learn how to shoot archery, work together on the challenge course and learn great outdoor skills. Girls earn the Girl Scout Digital Photographer Badge.

 

Digital Movie MakerDate: July 28-August 1
Entering Grades 6-8
Lights, Camera, Action! Join us this week and create a short drama or documentary video to share with friends and family. Learn skills in developing scripts, storyboards, shot lists, audio capture and video editing. Don’t forget we will also learn how to shoot archery, work together on the challenge course and learn great outdoor skills. Girls earn the Girl Scout Digital Movie Maker Badge.


Cadette BiotechDate: August 4-8
Entering Grades 6-8
Enter the world of one of the fastest growing fields of science: biotechnology. With the help of science and technology, we are able to produce some of the most phenomenal life changing products like medicines and clean energies. Students will learn how this fascinating technology is being used by scientists today for a better tomorrow. Explore nature, work together on the challenge course and learn great outdoor skills. Girls earn the Girl Scout Special Agent Badge.


Girls Can Do Anything A– Entering Grades 2-3
Girls Can Do Anything B– Entering Grades 4-6

Date: August 4-8
Try a little of everything, because girls can do anything! Make new friends, join us in a camp fire sing along, play in the spring and do arts and crafts. Learn how to set up tents, read a map, use a compass, geo-cache, take great pictures and build your own fire. End your week by putting your new skills to the test with a fun Adventure Challenge that will get all of camp involved. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Hiker Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Girl Scout Camper Badge.

 

Home Scientist Date: August 4-8
Entering Grades 2-3
Do you love to mix things together to see what they will turn into? If so, this is the perfect camp for you. There is science all around us.
When we explore it together, you will begin to see science everywhere. We will work with microscopes, make observations and conduct really cool experiments. Explore nature, work together on the challenge course and learn great outdoor skills. Girls earn the Girl Scout Home Scientist Badge.

 

Make Me a Scientist Date: August 4-8
Entering Grades 4-5
Do you love science? If so, together we explore what happens when you mix natural organisms with technology. Some of our world’s best scientists learned to combat debilitating and rare diseases, reduce our environmental footprint and feed the hungry with science. Don’t
forget we will also learn archery skills, work together on the challenge course and learn great outdoor skills. Girls earn the Girl Scout Detective Badge.

 

 

CCCamp Country Center’s Volunteer Day Camp “On the Right Track”

WHEN: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday on the following weeks:
Week 1: June 23-27Week 2: July 7-11Week 3: July 21-25


COST: $85 per girl per week. Limited aftercare is available on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for an additional $10 per day.
On Thursday, camp begins at 8:30 a.m. and continues with a sleepover, ending Friday at 11 a.m.

 

Do not mail registrations for this camp to the council office. Please go to volunteerdaycamp.org for registration forms and more information.
Girls may only register for one week of camp.

 

 

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WHEN: June 16 to August 8. Check in between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday and check out between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Friday.
Weekend campers check in at 7 p.m. Friday and check out at 11 a.m. Sunday.
COST: Unless otherwise specified, Resident Camp is $300 per girl and weekend camp is $50 per person.
Cost per camper covers all meals, materials and a Fun Patch.

 

NEW!: Troop Camping – The Great OutdoorsDate: June 15-20
Girl Scout Daisy through Ambassador troops
Join us at Grove Point with your troop for a fun and exciting troop camping experience (especially for new leaders who are not camp-trained). Register 10 girls and 1 adult comes free! We provide the staff, lifeguards, administrators, programs, and meal service. Troop leaders act as their girls’ counselors. Girls may participate in swimming, nature hikes, arts and crafts, volleyball, campfire songs/games, or just relax. End your week by putting new skills to the test with a fun, all-camp Adventure Challenge. All girl programs are designed with progression in mind. Girls earn the First Aide Badge in the Grade level they are entering. They will also earn: Hiker (grades 2-3), Camper (grades 4-5), Trailblazer (grades 6-8), Adventurer (grades 9-10). There will be a counselor for girls who register independently.

 

Little MermaidDates: June 22-27
Entering Grades 1-3
Born to swim? Spend your days making waves in the pool and playing water games. Have a floating lunch, explore the underwater world and work on sand castles. Plan to participate in a yummy beach barbeque and a sand castle building contest too. One evening, we will float in the pool for a movie under the stars. Come balance with us on our fun, stand-up paddleboards and improve your swimming ability. Pack up your swim shoes and a few bathing suits to jump into a Little Mermaid’s world of underwater fun! Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout My Best Self Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Splash-TasticDates: June 22-27
Entering Grades 4-6
If you love the water, this is the place to be. Go on a beach hike, improve your waterfront skills, slide down the slip and slide and swim in Grove Point’s amazing pool. We will plan a pool party and judge the younger girls’ sand castle building contest. One evening, we will float in the pool for a movie under the stars. You will do archery, kayak and arts and crafts. Join us on Thursday night for an evening of reflection on the beach during our closing fire circle celebration. Pack your swim shoes and a few bathing suits to jump into our wild Splash-Tastic Water Challenge. Girls earn the Girl Scout Staying Fit Badge.

 

Poseidon’s Water ChallengeDates: June 22-27
Entering Grades 7-12
Learn how to Kayak and to set sail on the Sassafras River. You will also get to play on the gigantic slip and slide, play fun water games and participate in a yummy beach barbeque. One evening, we will float in the pool for a movie under the stars. Pack your swim shoes and a few bathing suits to jump into our wild Poseidon’s Water Challenge. Girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Girl Scout Eating for Beauty Badge and those entering grades 9-10 earn the Girl Scout Women’s Health Badge. Girls entering grades 11-12 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Daisy and Brownie BashDate: June 29- July 4
Entering Grades 1-3
Join us to celebrate the holidays at camp, where we will have a party every day. Discuss with us how to plan the best parties. There will be a fun pool barbeque, and dance party under the stars. Plus, we will do arts and crafts, play games, head to the beach and swim. Gain your balance on our fun, stand-up paddleboards and improve your swimming ability. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn a Girl Scout Making Games Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Parties RockDate: June 29- July 4
Entering Grades 4-6
Join us to celebrate the holidays at camp, where we will have a party every day. Think about the excitement of Halloween and Thanksgiving or the joy of sending out Valentine’s cards. Discuss how to plan the best parties and then host friends at the end of the day with the party we plan together. There will be a pool barbeque and dance party under the stars. Plus, do arts and crafts, play games, archery and kayak. Girls earn the Girl Scout Playing the Past Badge.

 

Celebrate Good Times, Come On!Date: June 29- July 4
Entering Grades 7-12
If you love planning parties, this is the vacation for you. Each day you will work on a plan to host the next “big bash” at camp. Discuss how to plan the best parties and then host friends at the end of the day with the party we plan together. There will be a pool barbeque and dance party under the stars. Plus, do arts and crafts, play games, archery, kayak and sail. Girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Field Day Badge and those entering grades 9-10 earn the Game Visionary Badge. Girls entering grades 11-12 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Dancing DivasDate: July 6-11
Entering Grades 1-3
Learn cool new dances, create dance routines and put on a show for the rest of camp. Plus, you will have time to go swimming, do arts and crafts, hang out with friends and play games. Join us at the end of the week for the all-camp talent show to show off your new dance routines! Balance on stand-up paddleboards as well as work on improving your swimming ability in the pool. Girls in grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Dancer Badge. Girls in grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

All That DazzlesDate: July 6-11
Entering Grades 4-6
Have you always wanted to be on stage or learn how to act? Join us for a behind the scenes lesson in how to project your voice, dive into character, build a set and perform in front of friends. The week will also include learning to play guitar, paint on canvas, and act in a play or dance the summer’s coolest line dances. Show off your new skills at the end of the week in an all-camp talent show. You will swim, do arts and crafts, hang with friends, do archery and kayak. Girls earn the Girl Scout Musician Badge.

 

Music, Art, Drama and Dance- Go MADDDate: July 6-11
Entering Grades 7-12
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a dancer, actress, mime, artist or singer? Learn about stage makeup, set design, lighting and performing, then put your new skills to work. Organize and judge an all-camp talent show and create a stage show to perform for your friends. The week includes fun and friendship while you learn to play guitar, paint on canvas, act in a play or dance the electric slide. You will still swim, do arts and crafts, hang out with friends and play games. Girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Girl Scout Public Speaker Badge and those in grades 9-10 earn the Girl Scout Troupe Performer Badge. Girls entering grades 11-12 receive a
Fun Patch.

 

Tinker Bell’s Fairy FriendsDate: July 13-18
Entering Grades 1-3
Do you have a daring spirit and a sense of adventure? Join us, along with your new found fairy friends and hike along Neverland beach searching for buried treasure using only a map and clues. Make your own jewelry and treasure box to take home. Don’t miss our evening campfire on the beach where we tell the amazing stories of the Chesapeake and Sassafras Rivers. You will swim, explore nature, do arts and crafts and gain balance on our fun stand-up paddleboards. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Girl Scout Potter Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Lost GirlsDate: July 13-18
Entering Grades 4-6
Never grow up while sampling the best that Camp Grove Point has to offer with other “Lost Girls.” We will also make our own costumes for an end-of-week pirate party. We make treasure boxes and jewelry. Everyone will attend Pirate etiquette classes so you can learn the proper way to walk on only one leg and see out of one eye. Don’t miss our evening camp fire on the beach where we tell the amazing stories of the Chesapeake and Sassafras Rivers. You will swim, do arts and craft, try archery and kayaking. Girls earn the Girl Scout Jeweler Badge.

 

Pirates of the SassafrasDate: July 13-18
Entering Grade 7-12
Join in a swashbuckling good time on the Sassafras River for a week. Set sail on the sassafras, make our own costumes and plan an end of week Pirate party. We will have fun making treasure boxes and jewelry to keep inside. Learn pirate etiquette and the proper way to walk on only one leg and see out of one eye so you can teach the younger girls at camp. Don’t miss our evening camp fire on the beach where we tell the amazing stories of the Chesapeake and Sassafras Rivers. You will swim, do arts and craft, try archery, kayaking and sailing. Girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Girl Scout Book Artist Badge and those entering grades 9-10 earn Textile Artist Badge. Girls entering grades
11-12 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Muggle MagicDate: July 20-25
Entering Grades 1-3
Join other “muggles” for a week filled with adventure and wizardry. Start your adventure by attending Camp Hogwarts’ welcome feast and sorting ceremony. The rest of the week you will attend Potions and Transfiguration class, explore Hogwarts’ trails, and learn to identify edible and poisonous plants in Herbology. End the week by dressing up in your favorite attire for Grove Point’s version of the Yule ball. You will have plenty of time to do your favorite camp activities like swimming, gaining your balance on our fun stand-up paddleboards as well as improve your swimming ability. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn a Girl Scout Bugs Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Magical CreaturesDate: July 20-25
Entering Grades 4-6
As one of Grove Point’s newly added Magical Creatures, join us at Camp Hogwarts’ welcome feast and sorting ceremony. The rest of the week we will attend classes in Care of Magical Creatures, Defense against the Dark Arts, Potions and Herbology. This week is full of everything Camp Hogwarts has to offer, including a fun Girl Scout version of Quidditch. End the week by dressing up in your favorite attire for Grove Point’s version of the Yule ball. Plus swim, do arts and crafts, archery and kayak. Girls earn the Girl Scout Flower Badge.

 

Midnight MagicDate: July 20-25
Entering Grades 7-12
Transport to camp Hogwarts and discover new potions, visit the Forbidden Forest and dance at the Yule Ball. Get settled into your house at our welcome feast and sorting ceremony. Participate in Potions, Herbology, Transfiguration and Care of Magical Creatures class. This week is full of everything Camp Hogwarts has to offer, including a fun Girl Scout version of Quidditch. End the week by dressing up in your favorite attire and join us for Grove Point’s version of the Yule ball. Plus, swim, do arts and crafts, archery, kayak and sail. Girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Girl Scout Trees Badge and those entering grades 9-10 earn the Girl Scout Sky Badge. Girls entering grades 11-12 earn the Girl Scout Water Badge.

 

Top Chef- DessertsDate: July 27-August 1
Entering Grades 1-3
Do you love sweets and treats? Spend a week making amazing desserts. You and your friends will put your new cooking skills to the test in a fun competition of who can make the best dessert! This week will be full of fun camp traditions including “Gutter Sunday,” using serving utensils instead of forks and knives during dinner, breakfast for dinner, “Pick a Break” and more. Plus you will do arts and crafts, nature study test your balance on our fun stand up paddleboards as well as improve your swimming ability in the pool. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn a Girl Scout Snacks Badge. Girls entering grade 1 receive a Fun Patch.

 

Top Chef- OutdoorsDate: July 27-August 1
Entering Grades 4-6
Learn the fine art of cooking outdoors. Create a menu, practice different cooking techniques and at the end of the week make what YOU want! Plus, learn proper knife skills, food safety knowledge, basic culinary awareness and more. By the end of the week, you and your friends will put your new cooking skills to the test in a fun cooking competition! This week will be full of fun camp traditions including “Gutter Sunday,” using serving utensils instead of forks and knives during dinner, breakfast for dinner, “Pick a Break” and more. Enjoy arts and crafts, nature studies, archery and kayaking. Girls earn the Girl Scout Simple Meals Badge.

 

Top Chef- International ChallengeDate: July 27-August 1
Entering Grades 7-12
Spend a week cooking food from around the world, while gaining a deeper understanding of food safety and culinary awareness. By the end of the week you and your new-found friends will put your new cooking skills to the test in a fun competition of who can make the best international dish. This week will be full of fun camp traditions including “Gutter Sunday,” breakfast for dinner, dessert before dinner, and “Pick a Break.” Girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Girl Scout New Cuisines Badge, girls entering grades 9-10 earn the Locavore Badge. Girls entering grades 11-12 earn the Dinner Party Badge.

 

Sunset on the SassafrasDate: August 3-8
Entering Grades 1-12
Sunset on the Sassafras is designed to improve outdoor skills like fire building, work on a great art project, swim or use the challenge elements. Girls entering Grades 1-3 will gain their balance on our fun, stand up paddleboards as well as work on improving their swimming ability. Girls in Grades 4-12 will get the chance to do archery, kayak and sail. Girls entering Grade 1 receive a Fun Patch. Girls entering grades 2-3 earn the Fair Play Badge, girls entering grades 4-6 earn the Practice with Purpose Badge, girls entering grades 7-8 earn the Good Sportsmanship Badge, girls entering grades 9-10 earn the Cross-Training Badge and girls entering
grades 11-12 earn the Coaching Badge.

 

TRIP AND TRAVEL

Compass SouthDate: June 22-27
Entering Grades 6-12
Cost: $390
During this week-long vacation, you will visit Chincoteague and Assateague Islands. Have an evening fire on the beach after having some fun in the sun. Try sea kayaking, or do a bit of light shopping in Rehoboth Beach. We will also stop in Ocean City, MD for a day on the boardwalk for games and rides. Please pack an extra duffle bag, large enough to hold your belongings while traveling.

 

My Mystery VacationDate: June 29- July 4
Entering Grades 6-12
Cost: $390
Join us for a “mystery” vacation. Come by yourself or convince a few friends to join you. You will be taking a trip every day and staying in a different location each night, where you will be given clues about next day. You may also want to bring money for some light shopping.
Please pack an extra duffle bag, large enough to hold your belongings while traveling. (Parents: you will be aware of our location at all times.)

 

Camp the PeninsulaDate: July 6-11
Entering Grades 5-9
Cost: $390
This is an exciting opportunity to experience the best that our camps have to offer. Start your journey at Grove Point with sailing and water sports, move to Todd to ride the zipline and spend a night in the tree houses at Sandy Pines. From there, head north to Country Center for a few cool science experiments and a yummy pizza party at the Science and Technology Lodge. Please pack an extra duffle bag, large enough to hold your belongings while traveling.

 

Diving Into Guppy Gulch Quarry Date: July 13-18
Entering Grades 6-12
Cost: $390
Come to camp to meet your Guppy Gulch crew before heading to Delta, PA for two full days and one overnight of watery fun. Try water sports like kayak, luge, snorkeling, ziplining into a beautiful quarry of blue water, climbing the floating wall and more. Return to Camp Grove Point
for a campfire cookout, archery, swimming, sailing, and more. Please pack an extra duffle bag, large enough to hold your belongings
while traveling.

 

X-Team AdventureDate: July 20-25
Entering Grades 6-12
Cost: $390
Join our “X-team” in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Ride the whitewater rapids of the Lehigh River, traverse a three-hour mountain bike trail, hike Hickory Run State Park and negotiate obstacles in disc golf. Return to camp and test your skills in kayaking, archery, swimming and arts and crafts. Feel free to bring your bike helmet along for the extreme adventure in the Pocono Mountains. Please pack an extra duffle bag, large enough to hold your belongings while traveling.

 

Compass NorthDate: July 27- August 1
Entering Grades 6-12
Cost: $475
We are northward bound for this exciting session. After spending a night at Camp Grove Point, travel into Pennsylvania, spend a day hiking on the Appalachian Trail and another day rafting down the river. Next, travel to Hershey Park for an afternoon and evening of rides and excitement. Return to camp for archery, swimming and relaxing around the campfire. Please pack an extra duffle bag, large enough to hold your belongings while traveling.

 


 

sandy pinesCamp Sandy Pines Volunteer Resident Camp “Camp Bling: It’s a Girl Scout Thing” 

What is your favorite “Bling”?  Is it Sparkles and Glitter or Camo and Mud? We all express ourselves in different ways. How do you express yourself? Does everyone around you express themselves in nice ways or have you ever been in uncomfortable situations like being bullied. At camp, discover how you and your friends sparkle and shine. Connect by embracing each other’s differences. Each group will have age-appropriate activities that help discover thegreatness in everyone:

Dazzling Digging Daisies, entering grade 1

Blazing Blinged Out Brownies, entering grades 2-3

Jumping Jeweled Up Juniors, entering grades 4-5

Charming Camo Cadettes, entering grades 6-8

Camp Aide/Program Aide Opportunities, entering grades 9-12

WHEN: July 21-25, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Thursday we will travel to Camp Todd in Denton, MD for an overnight. Campers will be ready for pickup at Camp Sandy Pines at 4:30 p.m. on Friday.
COST: $120 per girl includes t-shirt and optional overnight. ($30 for Camp Aide/Program Aide.) NOTE: Please bring a bag lunch Monday - Thursday. (Dinner is provided Thursday if participating in the overnight, as well as breakfast and lunch on Friday.)

 

Do not mail registrations for this camp to the council office. This camp is planned and staffed by volunteers. For questions regarding this camp, please contact Jen Smullen, Sandy Pines Camp Director: jensmullenrn@gmail.com, or 443-614-0453. Please mail registration form to: Jen Smullen, Camp Sandy Pines, 8018 Joans Hastings Road Parsonsburg, MD 21849

 

 

 

ctCamp Todd’s Volunteer Resident Camp - Summer Roundup

**Summer Roundup is now full. Thank you!**

This is a Resident Camp program for ALL girls entering Grades 1-12. We’ve gone back in time to find the programs that have been the most popular at Summer Roundup over the last ten years. Girls participate in camp activities such as crafts, swimming, cookouts, songs, boating, and campfire activities as well as age level programs that may include off-site field trips. Come join the fun and earn a Fun Patch, a new GSUSA Patch, or even a retired patch!

 

WHEN: July 27 –July 31. Check in 3 p.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday, check out 5 p.m. on Thursday.


COST: $160 per girl includes shirt, camp supplies, food and patch. A non-refundable $60 deposit is required. Financial Aid is available
in a limited basis and the cost to register is $25. There is an additional $15 fee for non-Girl Scouts to cover membership registration
and insurance.

 

Do not mail registrations for volunteer camp to the council office. Summer Roundup is planned and staffed by local volunteers, and is not processed through GSCB for registration. Registration closes for Summer Roundup on May 1, 2014 or when sessions become full. Failure to pay balance by June 1, 2014 results in cancellation of registration. Confirmation packets will be sent via email. Health forms are online this year. A doctor’s signature is required to participate at camp. Please visit www.summerroundup.org for registration and financial assistance information.

 

I’m a Princess
Entering Grades 1-3
A combination of the Princess programs we have done, tailored for Daisies and Brownies. Girls earn the Girl Scouts of Colonial Coast
Spa-tacular Me Badge and the Pink Princess Patch from Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama.

 

Cooking Basics
Entering Grades 2-3
Learn the basics of cooking so that you can cook like Betty Crocker or Rachel Ray! Earn the retired GSUSA Make it, Eat it Badge and the
Girl Scouts of Maine Cake-Decorating Patch.

 

Welcome to Hogwarts
Entering Grades 2-3
More fun at Camp Hogwarts but for Brownies this time! Earn the Wizarding World of Girl Scouting fun Patch and the GSUSA Home
Science Badge.

 

Ace Reporter
Entering Grades 4-5
Learn photography and interview skills, social networking etiquette and write the camp newsletter! Girls earn the GSUSA Digital
Photographer Badge.


Jeweler
Entering Grades 4-5
Make your own jewelry including handmade glass beads. Girls earn the GSUSA Jeweler Badge.

 

Geocaching II
Entering Grades 4-5
Beyond the basics the girls learned last year, this program focuses on modern technology to help you find your way.
Girls earn the Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming Geocaching Badge.

 

Boating
Entering Grades 6-12
Learn advanced boating skills and do an overnight trip by kayak. Girls earn a Fun Patch while meeting all of the requirements of the retired GSUSA Paddle, Pole, and Roll program.

 

Non-Girlsports
Entering Grades 6-12
Girls earn the GSUSA Good Sportsmanship Badge while they learn how to play a variety of sports including football and other sports that
girls don’t normally participate in. They will also design and create their own Football Badge!

 

Quilting
Entering Grades 6-12
It’s back!  Learn to make a quilt, a skill that has been forgotten and the girls love to learn! Girls earn the Quilt It! Badge from Girl Scouts
of Southern Arizona - Sahuaro.


 

weekend

 

Program Aide Training
Entering Grades 7-8
March 22 • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Camp Todd
June 8 • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sandy Pines
Cost: $15 per girl. Adults do not need to stay for the training. Please bring a bag lunch, snacks and plenty to drink. Program Aide Training will help you develop your skills in several areas; ages and stages, asset building, behavior and risk management, activity facilitation, outdoor skills, group leadership. Successfully complete this program and you will earn the Program Aide Pin and be eligible to apply to volunteer as
a Program Aide. (Completion of this program does not guarantee that an individual will be accepted into a volunteer role.)

 

Earth Day Camp Todd **This program is now full for both day and weekend programming. Thank you.**
All Girl Scout grade levels
Earth Day is about more than just appreciating the earth, it’s about learning how to live in harmony with our environment. Hiking, ziplining and a team challenge course awaits us in the great outdoors. Don’t forget about cool crafts, the adventure wall, singing songs, playing games and meeting new friends.
WHEN: Day program April 12, 9:30 - 4:30 p.m.; Weekend program April 11-13, 2014 , 7 p.m. Friday to 11 a.m. Sunday.
WHERE: Camp Todd, Denton, MD
COST: Day Program $14 (per girl), weekend program $38 per participant (girl and adult).
NOTE: Day program includes patch and snack but BRING A BAG LUNCH.
Weekend program includes Fun Patch, sleeping accommodations, snacks and four meals.

 

Summer Camp Open Houses
All Girl Scout grade levels, family and friends welcome.
Join us for a fun afternoon and have all your camp questions answered. Learn more about programs, take a tour of the property,
talk with the staff and make a fun camp craft/snack.
May 18, 2014, 3 p.m. Camp Todd, Denton, MD
May 25, 2014, 3 p.m. Camp Grove Point, Earleville, MD
June 8, 2014, 3 p.m. Camp Country Center, Hockessin, DE
COST: Free

 

Taste of Girl Scout Camp
Camp Grove Point
All Girl Scout grade levels and their guardians
Have you wanted to come to camp with your Girl Scout and see what opportunities camp offers? Join us at the waterfront, the archery range
or the arts and craft station and get a taste of the week your camper will experience when she attends summer camp.
WHEN: May 30 - May 31, 2014, 7 p.m. on Friday through 7 p.m. Saturday.
WHERE: Camp Grove Point, Earleville, MD
COST: $38 per participant (girl and adult) includes Fun Patch,
sleeping accommodations and three meals.

 

Me and My Gal
All girls and their Mom/Guardian or Grandmother
Come on out for a weekend of fun and togetherness with daughters, mothers/guardians and grandmothers. Camp staff will offer a selection of fun activities. Choose from archery, nature hikes, volleyball, swimming or just hanging out on the beach. Girls must be accompanied by registered Girl Scout adults.
WHEN: June 20-21, 7 p.m. on Friday through 7 p.m. Saturday.
WHERE: Camp Todd, Denton, MD
COST: $50 per participant (girl and adult) includes Fun Patch,
sleeping accommodations and four meals.

 

My Family and Yours
All Girl Scout grade levels and family members welcome.
Two fantastic days relaxing at Grove Point! Enjoy an afternoon by the water or shoot a few arrows for great family memories. Hike, boat and take a nature class together. Join us around the campfire, and settle into your own family’s tent or Adirondack. Food and activities are included in the price. A camp counselor will not be provided for individual girls.
WHEN: June 27-28, 7 p.m. on Friday through 7 p.m. Saturday.
WHERE: Camp Grove Point, Earleville, MD
COST: $50 per participant (girl and adult), includes Fun Patch, sleeping accommodations and four meals.

 

Family Adventure Weekend
All family members are welcome
Bring your family for a fun weekend around the lake at Camp Todd. Make memories kayaking, canoeing, shooting arrows, zipping on the zipline and enjoying nature crafts. Or bring a good book and lounge around on the beach. The weekend is up to you. Join us on Saturday evening for a fun all-camp family silly game competitions. All meals are prepared for you. Retire for the evening in your own family designated tent or Adirondack. Girls must be accompanied by registered Girl Scout adults.
WHEN: July 11-12, 7 p.m. on Friday through 7 p.m. Saturday.
WHERE: Camp Todd, Denton, MD
COST: $50 per participant (girl and adult) includes Fun Patch, sleeping accommodations and four meals.

 

Me and My Guy
All Girls and their Dad/Guardian or Grandfather
Pack your bags and spend the weekend together, making memories you will never forget. Explore camp with nature hikes, archery, our team building challenge course, swimming and more. You’ll get to show off your creative culinary side with our build your own burger station. Adults must register for the event. A camp counselor will not be provided for individual girls.
WHEN: August 1-2, 7 p.m. on Friday through 7 p.m. Saturday.
WHERE: Camp Grove Point, Earleville, MD
COST: $50 per participant (girl and adult), includes Fun Patch, sleeping accommodations and four meals.

 

 

leadership

Counselor in Training Volunteer • June 29-July 4, July 20-25 and August 3-8
Entering Grades 10-12

Cost: $200
WHERE: Camp Grove Point
Bring your skills in song leadership, team building, sports and group facilitation, arts and crafts facilitation, conflict resolution and risk management to camp. Volunteers will provide at least 30 hours of service over the course of this camp. Prerequisite: Must have received
CIT I recognition and have attended Grove Point for at least one week prior to attending as a volunteer. Note: Participants must make arrangements to go home during session breaks.

 

Program Aide Volunteer • All Weeks of Camp Todd Day Camp
Entering Grades 7-8
Cost: $30
WHERE: Camp Todd
Do you have your Program recognitions? Have you attended Camp Todd for at least one year? If so, bring your skills in song leadership, team building, sports and group facilitation, arts and crafts facilitation, conflict resolution and managing risk to camp. Volunteers will provide at least 30 hours of service over the course of the week at camp. Prerequisite: Must have received Program Aide recognition and have attended Camp Todd for at least one week prior to attending as a volunteer.

 

Program Aide Volunteer • June 22-27, July 6-11 and July 27- August 1
Entering Grades 7-8

Cost: • $200

WHERE: Camp Grove Point
Do you have your Program Aide or Counselor in Training I or II recognitions? Have you attended Grove Point for at least one year? If so,
bring your skills in song leadership, team building, sports and group facilitation, arts and crafts facilitation, conflict resolution and managing risk to camp. Volunteers will provide at least 30 hours of service over the course of the week at camp. Prerequisite: Must have received Program Aide, CIT I recognition and have attended Grove Point for at least one week prior to attending as a volunteer.

 

Program Aide Training • June 16-20
Entering Grades 7-8

Cost: $300
WHERE: Camp Grove Point
Program Aide Training will help you develop your skills in several areas; ages and stages, asset building, behavior and risk management, activity facilitation, outdoor skills, group leadership. Successfully complete this program and you will earn the Program Aide Pin and be eligible to apply to volunteer as a Program Aide. (Completion of this week does not guarantee that an individual will be accepted into a volunteer role.)

 

Child and Babysitting Safety Course • June 29-July 4
Entering Grades 7-9

Cost: $300
WHERE: Camp Grove Point
Learn what it takes to be the best babysitter on the block. Familiarize yourself with the basic skills and information necessary in caring for infants and children, such as emergency action steps, personal safety, fire safety, infant care, basic first aid and heimlich maneuver.
Part of the class will be taught by the Delaware Safety Council.

 

Counselor in Training I • July 6-18
Entering Grades 9-10

Cost: $300
WHERE: Camp Grove Point
Counselor in Training I (CITI) is a balance of valuable leadership skills, useful program skills and cool summer activities. Learn about youth development and behavior management. Learn program skills such as activity leading, outdoor skills and group leadership. You will also explore risk and ways to make sure those that are in your care are emotionally and physically safe. Successfully complete this program
and you earn your Counselor in Training recognition. Note: Participants must make arrangements to go home during session breaks.

 

Counselor in Training II • July 13-August 1
Entering Grades 11-12
Cost: $300

WHERE: Camp Grove Point
This flexible program is designed for those continuing down the camp counselor path. Counselor in Training II (CIT II) offers further development of skills, specializing in one or more areas such as aquatics, program leadership and/or unit leadership. Review CIT I
and practice those teaching skills, then specialize in specific areas. Note: Participants must make arrangements to go home during
session breaks.

 

Program Aide Training
Entering Grades 7-8
March 22, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. • Camp Todd
June 8, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. • Sandy Pines
COST: $15 per girl. Adults do not need to stay for the training. Please pack a lunch, snacks and plenty to drink. Program Aide Training will help you develop your skills in several areas; ages and stages, asset building, behavior and risk management, activity facilitation, outdoor skills, group leadership. Successfully complete this program and you will earn the Program Aide Pin and be eligible to apply to volunteer as a Program Aide. (Completion of this program does not guarantee that an individual will be accepted into a volunteer role.)

If you’re interested in reserving a campsite or center for a program or event, please contact:
Bernice Chandler, Volunteer Services, 302-456-7150 ext. 7174 or 800-341-4007 x7174.

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