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2014-2015 Council Program Guide

 

 
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December

DIY Winter Craft Holiday Weekend at Camp Country Center
Girl Scout Daisies through Cadettes
Stay at Camp Country Center for the weekend and dive into a fun-filled weekend of do-it yourself homemade winter crafts, which make great gifts for family and friends.
WHEN:
Juniors and Cadettes: December 6-7, 2014, 9 a.m. Saturday through 11 a.m. Sunday.

Daisies and Brownies: December 13-14, 2014, 9 a.m. Saturday through 11 a.m. Sunday.
WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $40, includes program supplies, fun patch and three meals.
NOTE: Please follow Safety Activity Checkpoints for camping and girl/adult ratio for registration.Min 30/Max 50.

*Registration has closed. Thank you.*

 

Inside Government: Rights, Rules and Privileges
Girl Scout Juniors
Experience how our government works at the courthouse! We will go on a tour of the museum and explore the differences between a right, a rule, or a privilege and the need for government and laws. Come earn your Inside Government badge and understand how important you are to the democratic process!
WHEN:
December 7, 2014, 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
March 28, 2015, 10 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: New Castle Court House Museum, 211 Delaware St., New Castle, DE 19720
COST: $6 per girl, includes Inside Government badge.
NOTE: Min 12/Max 25.

*Registration has closed. Thank you.*

 

Playing the Past, Old School Style
Girl Scout Juniors
Step back in time and learn about the days when Iron Hill School #112C was an operational one-room school house. Write a letter thanking the proprietor; learn about clothes worn to school, how the students helped take care of the grounds and what games were played for fun.
WHEN: December 13, 2014, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
WHERE: Iron Hill Museum, 1355 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $10 per girl, includes Playing the Past badge.
NOTE: Free admission for two leaders or chaperones per program. Additional museum visitors are $2 each. Min 10/Max 15.

 

Girl Scout Family Ski Weekend
All Girl Scout grade levels, family and friends
WHEN: December 19-21, 2014 or March 6-8, 2015
WHERE: Roundtop Mountain Resort
NOTE:Lift/Lesson/Rental options Sat/Sun for just $49/person inclusive! Register Special Hotel Lodging Friday and Saturday Night rates start at only $75/person. Discounted lunch ticket at Roundtop with 3 entrée choices, plus fries, cookie, and drink $10. Complimentary Snow Sports merit badge testing. Complimentary Winter Scout Weekend patch available for all reservations made by Nov. 31 (for Dec weekend) and by Jan. 31 (for March weekend). In order to qualify for these reduced rates, you must pre-register by calling 717-432-9631 x3723 or by filling out the form on our website.

 

 

 

January

Tidewater Watersheds Conservation Day
Girl Scout Juniors through Ambassadors
Girl will learn what a watershed is, how it works and the different types of water pollution that affect this dynamic natural resource. The EnviroScape model will be demonstrated. Girls will have an opportunity to enter the National Conservation Poster Contest by designing a themed poster. Those submitting an entry will earn the 2015 Conservation Poster badge.
WHEN: January 10, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: Eastern Shore Community College, 29300 Landford Hwy., Melfa, VA 23410
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Park in the visitor lot and proceed to the Great Hall. Min 25/Max 50.

 

Winter Wonderland at Camp Todd
Girl Scout Daisies through Juniors
Winter Wonderland introduces the camp experience to girls who have never had the chance to stay at camp before. This weekend you will work on fun winter crafts, find ways to work together through fun winter games, zip line through the cool breeze and have cozy warm snacks with new found friends.
WHEN:
Day: January 10, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Overnight: January 9-10, 2015, 7 p.m. Friday
through 7 p.m. Saturday.
WHERE: Camp Todd
COST: Day participants: $15 includes fun patch, crafts lunch and snack.
Weekend participants: $35 includes fun patch, crafts and four meals.
NOTE: Please follow Safety Activity Checkpoints for camping and girl/adult ratio for registration.
Min 15/Max 100 for day participants, Min 15/Max 50 for overnight participants.

 

On My Honor Ceremony
Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors (Grades K-12)
To achieve the Girl Scout Gold, Silver and Bronze Award takes dedication, organization and determination. These awards are not easily achieved and the girls who earn them are to be commended. This special girl-led ceremony will honor the Girl Scouts who have achieved their highest grade level awards. We will also acknowledge the commitment of girls who have been a Girl Scout for 10 and 13 years and graduating seniors. Information about the Take Action projects will be on display. Attendance by honorees, families, friends and the Girl Scout community is encouraged. 8th Grade Cadettes through Ambassadors who are not being honored, are eligible to apply for Mistress of Ceremonies.
WHEN: January 11, 2015
WHERE: Smyrna High School, Smyrna, DE
COST: $5 per person. (There is no cost for girls being honored.)
NOTE: Girls must complete and submit final paperwork to council by the September 30, 2014 deadline in order to be recognized for their accomplishments. Submissions of final reports after the deadline will not be eligible for recognition at this year’s ceremony. They will be honored the following year

 

Robot Fun
Girl Scout Juniors
Can your team accomplish your mission?
Learn to program a robot to complete tasks
and problem solve your way to a solution.
Who knew programming and engineering
could be this much fun!
WHEN: January 17, 2015, 10 a.m. - Noon
WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 8/Max 20.

 

Reactive Robots
Girl Scout Juniors through Ambassadors
Take your robotic programming skills to the next level. We will add sensors to our robots so they can see, hear and feel the world
around them.
WHEN: January 17, 2015, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 8/Max 20.

 

Drawing
Girl Scout Juniors
Using different media and mediums you will work on still life drawings and perspective pieces. Learn about the challenges of graphic design as you design your own logo for your unique personal brand.
WHEN: January 31, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Ward Museum, 909 S. Schumaker Dr., Salisbury, MD 21804
COST: $14, includes Drawing badge.
NOTE: Min 12/Max 30.

 

What your Grandmother did as a Girl Scout
Girl Scout Juniors through Cadettes
The Archive Committee will lead you in hands-on activities that your mother or grandmother may have done at their troop meetings.
WHEN/WHERE:
January 31, 2015, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Newark Resource Center
April 25, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., Camp Todd
COST: $10 per girl, includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Min 25/Max 50.

 

African American Life on the John Dickinson Plantation
Girl Scout Brownies and Juniors
Discover the lives of enslaved people and the free African Americans who lived on the John Dickinson Plantation and connect their stories to your life and freedoms. We will explore family trees using clues from the past, try daily chores common on the plantation and create a plantation journal to record our thoughts and experiences.
WHEN: January 31, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: John Dickinson Plantation, 340 Kitts Hummock Rd., Dover, DE 19901
COST: $6 per girl, includes fun patch for Brownies and Playing the Past badge for Juniors.
NOTE: This program connects with the World of Girls Journey for Brownies and completes allrequirements for the Playing the Past badge forJuniors. Min 5/Max 30.

 

 

 

February

Winter Camp at Camp Grove Point
Girl Scout Juniors through Ambassadors
Experience summer fun in the winter! We will hike, use the challenge course and go geocaching. Tell all your summer camp friends to come out and join you this winter at the coolest camp ever.
WHEN: Day: February 7, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Weekend: February 6–8, 2015, 7 p.m. Friday through 11 a.m. Sunday.
WHERE: Camp Grove Point
COST: Day program: $15, includes fun patch, crafts, lunch and snack. Weekend program: $40, includes fun patch, crafts and four meals.
NOTE: Please follow Safety Activity Checkpoints for camping and girl/adult ratio for registration.
Min 15/Max 100 for day participants and Min 15/Max 50 for overnight participants.

 

Playing the Past, Then and Now
Girl Scout Juniors
Learn about the Lenni Lenape and how they lived. See authentic outfits, sculpt a pot and share what you learned with family and friends.
WHEN: February 14, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Iron Hill Museum, 1355 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $10 per girl, includes Playing the Past badge.
NOTE: Free admission for two leaders or chaperones per program. Additional museum visitors are $2 each. Min 10/Max 15.

 

Playing the Past
Girl Scout Juniors
Learn about Martha Coston, a female scientist who made a very important contribution to the United States Life-Saving Service, as well as other females who made an impact.
WHEN: February 21, 2015, 1 p.m- 4 p.m.
WHERE: Indian River Life-Saving Station, at Delaware Seashore State Park, 25039 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
COST: $14 per girl, includes Playing the Past badge.
NOTE: Min 5/Max 16.

 

Home Sweet Home
Girl Scout Juniors
Through a variety of activities, you will learn about and explore various Animal Habitats.
WHEN:
February 21, 2015 , 9 a.m. – Noon
May 16, 2015, 9 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: Salisbury Zoo, 755 S. Park Dr., Salisbury, MD 21804
COST: $12 per girl, includes Animal Habitats badge.
NOTE: Min 10/Max 20.

 

 

 

March

Girl Scout Family Ski Weekend
All Girl Scout grade levels, family and friends
WHEN: March 6-8, 2015
WHERE: Roundtop Mountain Resort
NOTE:Lift/Lesson/Rental options Sat/Sun for just $49/person inclusive! Register Special Hotel Lodging Friday and Saturday Night rates start at only $75/person. Discounted lunch ticket at Roundtop with 3 entrée choices, plus fries, cookie, and drink $10. Complimentary Snow Sports merit badge testing. Complimentary Winter Scout Weekend patch available for all reservations made by Nov. 31 (for Dec weekend) and by Jan. 31 (for March weekend). In order to qualify for these reduced rates, you must pre-register by calling 717-432-9631 x3723 or by filling out the form on our website.

 

A Capitol Experience
Girl Scout Juniors
Here is your chance to travel behind the scenes and earn your Inside Government badge! Explore Delaware’s State Capitol, including the House and Senate Chambers. Learn how to take an active role in your community and become an engaged citizen.
WHEN: March 7, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: First State Heritage Park, John Bell House, 43 The Green, Dover, DE 19901
COST: $8 per girl, includes Inside Government badge.
NOTE: Min 4/Max 25.

 

Habitat Homes
Girl Scout Juniors
Explore the forest and pond habitats and meet live animals who live there! We will build a birdhouse to take home and make a great habitat for our backyard animals.
WHEN: March 14, 2015, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Killens Pond State Park, Nature Center, 5025 Killens Pond Rd., Felton, DE 19943
COST: $10 per girl, includes birdhouse materials.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact 302-284-4299 or by emailing Rachael.Phillos@state.de.us
NOTE: Girls need to bring a water bottle and wear clothing appropriate for the weather. Some requirements for the Animal Habitat badge will be met. Park entrance fee in effect ($3 per Delaware vehicle/$6 out-of-state or season pass). Min 10/Max 20.

 

Girls on the American Home Front
Girl Scout Brownies and Juniors
Learn what it means to “Use it Up, Wear it Out, Make it Do, or Do Without” and get a look into life on the American homefront during the 1940’s. Activities include baking, rationing, scrapbooking and more.
WHEN: March 14, 2015, Noon - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Judge Morris Estate, 76 Polly Drummond Hill Rd., Newark, DE 19711
COST: $18 per girl, includes snack. Two adults per troop included, additional adults pay $18.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact 302-368-6900.
NOTE: Pack a lunch. Park entrance fee in effect ($3 per Delaware vehicle/$6 out-of-state or season pass).
Min 10/Max 40 (girls and adults).

 

Music Badge Day
Girl Scout Juniors
Earn your Musician Badge from music students at the University of Delaware! You will also have the opportunity to make a new instrument and play it for your friends and family.
WHEN: March 15, 2015, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
WHERE: University of Delaware, Amy E. DuPont Music Building, 100 Orchard Rd., Newark DE, 19716
COST: $10 per girl, includes Musician badge.
NOTE: Please bring a bag lunch. Min 10/Max 30.

 

Drawing is for Everyone
Girl Scout Juniors
Learn about different materials and drawing techniques. You will learn about perspective and graphic arts while creating your own masterpiece!
WHEN: March 21, 2015, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Biggs Museum of American Art, 406 Federal St., Dover, DE 19901
COST: $8 per girl, includes Drawing badge.
NOTE: Min 5/Max 18.

 

Elegant Entertaining
Girl Scout Juniors
Explore the art of entertaining guests at a country estate in the 1930s. Tour the Winterthur house and learn the skills you need to be a gracious hostess and plan your own party.
WHEN: March 21, 2015, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(Please arrive by 1:15 p.m.)
WHERE: Winterthur Museum, 5105 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19807
COST: $12 per girl, includes Social Butterfly badge and admission. Additional parents and siblings who would like to visit the museum must pay the group rate admission ($15 for adults and $10 for children).
NOTE: Park in the Visitor Lot and then walk to the Visitor Center for the program. Min 10/Max 15.

 

Photography Excursion
Girl Scout Juniors
Join us with the Ward Museum to earn your Digital Photography badge. You will have the opportunity to learn about photography techniques and methods from a professional photographer. You will go on a photo excursion and take pictures of wildlife and natural scenes around Salisbury University campus, then get a chance to edit them and create a photo project.
WHEN: March 28, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Fulton Hall, 1120 Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury, MD 21801
COST: $14 per girl, includes Digital Photography badge.
NOTE: Girls need to wear clothing appropriate for the weather. Meet at the Bus Stop in Parking Lot B. Min 12/Max 20.

 

Geocaching at Fresh Pond Tract
Girl Scout Juniors
Understand the rules of Geocaching. Girls will split into teams and race to find the locations of all caches along the Prickly Pear Trail using GPS.
WHEN: March 28, 2015, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
WHERE: Indian River Life-Saving Station at Delaware Seashore State Park, 25039 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
COST: $12 per girl, includes Geocacher badge.
NOTE: Program to begin at Indian River Life-Saving Station, then transported to Fresh Pond Tract. Min 8/Max 20.

 

Pockets to Petticoats
Girl Scout Juniors
Earn your Junior Playing the Past badge at the Zwaanendael Museum by becoming a country woman or shopkeeper in the 1700s.
WHEN: March 28, 2015, 10 a.m. - Noon
WHERE: Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Hwy., Lewes, DE 19958
COST: $8 per girl, includes Playing the Past badge.
NOTE: Min 10/Max 15.

 

 

April

Wonders of the Night Sky
Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors
Use telescopes, binoculars, and the naked eye to observe a full moon rising, Orion sinking, Leo prancing, Venus low in the west, Jupiter high in the south, and other celestial sights. Join the ranks of Citizen Astronomers around the world by participating in the GLOBE at Night project to assess light pollution. If it is cloudy, we will observe the “virtual” sky in Mt. Cuba’s planetarium.
WHEN: April 4, 2015, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
WHERE: Mt. Cuba Astronomical Observatory, 3915 Hillside Mill Rd., Greenville, DE 19807
COST: $10 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Dress warmly; this is an outdoor program. Activities align with Junior Get Moving Journey. Min 8/Max 20.

 

Letterboxing and Geocaching
Girl Scout Brownies and Juniors
Letterboxing is a unique combination of a treasure hunt, navigation, artistic expression and outdoor exploration. Carve your own personal stamp and explore the exciting world of letterboxing. Try your navigation skills to find a series of hidden letterboxes or geocaching through the garden.
WHEN: April 11, 2015, 9 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: DuPont Environmental Education Ctr., 1400 Delmarva Lane, Wilmington, DE 19801
COST: $10 per girl, includes Letterboxer badge for Brownies and the Geocacher badge for Juniors.
NOTE: Wear shoes that can get muddy and bring rain gear if appropriate. Min 8/Max 25.

 

Earth Day at Camp Todd
Girl Scout Daisies through Juniors
Earth Day is about more than just appreciating our earth, it’s about learning to live in harmony with our environment! Hiking, ziplining, and the Team’s Challenge Course await us in the great outdoors. And don’t forget about cool crafts, cooking over the fire, singing songs, playing games and meeting new friends. We’ll be focused on learning about making environmentally responsible choices so our world and our bodies can work well together, and how to be leaders in educating others as well! As always, prepare to enjoy the natural environment, outdoor activities, fun and games.
WHEN:
Day: April 18, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Overnight: April 17-19, 2015, 7 p.m. Friday through 11 a.m. Sunday.
WHERE: Camp Todd
COST: Day participants: $15 includes patch, crafts lunch and snack. Weekend participants: $40 includes patch, crafts and four meals.
NOTE: Please follow Safety Activity Checkpoints for camping and girl/adult ratio for registration Min 15/Max100 for day participants, Min 15/ Max 100 for overnight participants.

 

Time Travel to Juliette Low’s Day
Girl Scout Juniors
See the world as Juliette would have seen it during the 1890s. Try on the clothing of the day and find out what daily life would have been like by visiting a historic village and exploring museum exhibits.
WHEN: April 18, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: Delaware Agriculture Museum and Village, 866 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover, DE 19901
COST: $10 per girl, includes Playing the Past badge.
NOTE: Min 5/Max 12.

 

Turtle Terrain and Slithering Soil
Girl Scout Juniors
Do you love animals? If the answer is YES, get a behind the scenes look into the secret lives of turtles and snakes. We will explore what it takes to care for these amazing animals and more.
WHEN: April 18, 2015, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Delmarva Discovery Center, 2 Market St., Pocomoke City, MD 21851
COST: $12 per girl, includes Animal Habitats badge.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact: education@delmarvadiscoverycenter.org.
NOTE: One adult per 5 children will be admitted for free. The cost for additional adults is $8. Min 8/Max 15.

 

Flowers
Girl Scout Juniors
Study the blooming flowers around our museum. Plant your own seed to take home and watch it grow. Make your own beautiful flower bouquet.
WHEN: April 25, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Iron Hill Museum, 1355 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $10 per girl, includes Flower badge.
NOTE: Free admission for two leaders or chaperones per program. Additional museum visitors are $2 each. Min 10/Max 15.

 

The Zen of Gardening
Girl Scout Juniors
With the Winterthur Garden as a laboratory, earn the Flowers badge while finding out how flowers function and recording your experience in a garden journal. Make a dried flower sachet and learn how to create a flower arrangement from plants that grow in Delaware.
WHEN: April 25, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Please arrive by 9:15 a.m.)
WHERE: Winterthur Museum, 5105 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19807
COST: $12 per girl, includes Flowers badge and admission for the day. Additional parents and siblings who would like to visit the museum must pay the group rate admission ($15 for adults and $10 for children).
NOTE: Please dress for the outdoors. Park in the Visitor Lot and walk to the Visitor Center for the program. Min 8/Max 24.

 

What your Grandmother did as a Girl Scout
Girl Scout Juniors through Cadettes
The Archive Committee will lead you in hands-on activities that your mother or grandmother may have done at their troop meetings.
WHEN/WHERE: April 25, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., Camp Todd
COST: $10 per girl, includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Min 25/Max 50.

 

Diverse Dwellings for Birds
Girl Scout Juniors
Learn about the diverse habitats of birds. Trap Pond State Park has many different habitats that birds will live in. We will explore the park searching for these habitats and the birds that dwell in them. We will also make a gourd birdhouse that
will make a great home for a variety of birds.
WHEN: April 25, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Trap Pond State Park, 33587 Baldcypress Lane, Laurel, DE 19956
COST: $12 per girl includes gourd birdhouse and Animal Habitats badge.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact 302-875-5163 or by emailing William.Koth@state.de.us
NOTE: Park entrance fee in effect ($3 per Delaware vehicle/$6 out-of-state or season pass). Min 10/Max 20.

 

 

 

May

Geocache Adventure
Girl Scout Juniors
Girls will complete the Geocacher badge while exploring the zoo. Using GPS, you will find hidden treasures about animals around the zoo and create a treasure hunt of your own.
WHEN: May 2, 2015, 9 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: Salisbury Zoo, 755 S. Park Dr., Salisbury, MD 21804
COST: $12 per girl, includes Geocacher badge.
NOTE: Min 10/Max 20.

 

Women in Aviation
Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes
Join the Delaware 99s (an international organization of women pilots) who graciously host this very popular event. See inside the planes on exhibit at the museum, talk with women pilots about getting a license, develop your skills on a flight simulator, and other hands on activities on the principals of flight and airport procedures.
WHEN: May 3, 2015, Noon – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Dover Air Mobility Command Museum, 1301 Heritage Rd., Dover, DE 19902
COST: $14 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Dress appropriately for the weather. It is windy and cooler out on the tarmac. Sneakers or flat shoes must be worn.
Eat before attending this event - it is a full agenda with no snack breaks included. No cell phones will be permitted. Min 25/Max 50.

 

Storm the Castle: Basic Catapults
Girl Scout Brownie and Juniors
Design and build a variety of catapults and test them to see how far your objects can fly! Teams can start planning for the October
2015 competition at Camp Todd.
WHEN: May 9, 2015, 10 a.m. - Noon
WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 8/Max 20.

 

Animals in an Estuary
Girl Scout Juniors
Explore the salt marsh by investigating the plants and animals that call this habitat home. Learn the environmental importance of wetlands and be prepared to get muddy!
WHEN: May 9, 2015, 10 a.m. - Noon
WHERE: Indian River Life-Saving Station at Delaware Seashore State Park, 25039 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
COST: $10 per girl, includes Animal Habitats badge.
NOTE: Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and clothes that can get muddy. Program will meet at the Indian River Life-Saving Station and scouts will need to be transported to the campground area. Min 10/Max 25.

 

Animal Habitats
Girl Scout Juniors
Do all animals need a home? Which animals are endangered? Learn all about the animals found in our area to earn this badge. Take a nature walk to find as many animal homes as possible while helping to clean up the forest for the animals.
WHEN: May 16, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Iron Hill Museum, 1355 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $10 per girl, includes Animal Habitats badge.
NOTE: Free admission for two leaders or chaperones per program. Additional museum visitors are $2 each. Min 10/Max 15.

 

Home Sweet Home
Girl Scout Juniors
Through a variety of activities, you will learn about and explore various Animal Habitats.
WHEN: May 16, 2015, 9 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: Salisbury Zoo, 755 S. Park Dr., Salisbury, MD 21804
COST: $12 per girl, includes Animal Habitats badge.
NOTE: Min 10/Max 20.

 

Rock Climbing
Girl Scout Brownies through Cadettes
Join the Alapocas Run climbing team for some top rope natural rock climbing. Topics covered include equipment, safety and discussion of physical and mental preparedness.
WHEN:
May 16, 2015 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
May 30, 2015 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
June 6, 2015 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Alapocas Run State Park, Bancroft Mills Parking Lot, 165 Bancroft Mills Rd., Wilmington, DE 19806
COST: $26 per participant (girl or adult), includes fun patch.
NOTE: Safety equipment, ropes and belayers provided. Min 10/Max 20.

 

High Sea Adventures
Girl Scout Brownies through Cadettes
Join us on a classic deadrise (watermen) style boat tour of the Nanticoke River and the Chesapeake Bay. We will learn about the area’s history, its ecosystem and how it affects the famous Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab. You will be given an opportunity to fish for Croaker, Spot Perch and Catfish.
WHEN: May 17, 2015, 10 a.m. - Noon
WHERE: Cedar Hill Marina, 20945 Harbor View Rd., Bivalve, MD 21814 onboard the Marah Michelle.
COST: $18 per girl/adult. Includes fun patch, bait and tackle.
NOTE: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact procastinatorcharters@verizon.net or call 443-783-0227. Girls need
to bring a bag lunch to enjoy in the picnic area after the boat tour. Necessary items include boat shoes or sneakers, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, jacket and bug spray. Min 10/Max 20.

 

Flower Power
Girl Scout Juniors
Learn the anatomy of a flower. Explore the powers that flowers have for us and the wildlife around them. We will make a flower craft, plant a seed to bloom at home and, we will make a flower arrangement to give to a loved one.
WHEN: May 23, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Trap Pond State Park, 33587 Baldcypress Lane, Laurel, DE 19956
COST: $10 per girl, includes Flowers badge.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact 302-875-5163 or by emailing William.Koth@state.de.us
NOTE: Park entrance fee in effect ($3 per Delaware vehicle/$6 out-of-state or season pass). Min 10/Max 20.

 

Blueprint of a Berry
Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes
Be a Biotechnologist! Learn about DNA and how to extract it from strawberries and other types of food.
WHEN: May 30, 2015, Noon - 2 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 5/Max 20.

 

 

 

June

Rockin and Raftin Weekend at Camp Todd
Girl Scout Junior through Ambassadors
Join us on Friday for a starlit night hike; wake up with us for an amazing morning on the Camp Todd zip line and climb the cool rock wall. As the evening approaches, we will take a small boat ride along the water’s edge, and close with a campfire and s‘mores.
WHEN: June 5, 2015, Check in 7 p.m. on Friday, Check out 11 a.m. on Sunday.
WHERE: Camp Todd
COST: $55, includes rental of additional equipment needed for the program, patch and four meals.
NOTE: Please follow safety activity checkpoints for camping and girl adult ratio for registration.
Min 30/Max 100.

 

Rock Climbing
Girl Scout Brownies through Cadettes
Join the Alapocas Run climbing team for some top rope natural rock climbing. Topics covered include equipment, safety and discussion of physical and mental preparedness.
WHEN: June 6, 2015 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Alapocas Run State Park, Bancroft Mills Parking Lot, 165 Bancroft Mills Rd., Wilmington, DE 19806
COST: $26 per participant (girl or adult), includes fun patch.
NOTE: Safety equipment, ropes and belayers provided. Min 10/Max 20.

*This program is full. Thank you.*

 

Nature Power!
Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors
Explore the ins and outs of historic Cooch-Dayett Mills and discover how water-generated energy to run all its machines. Harness the ultimate power source – the sun! Observe this star with a specially-filtered telescope, do a solar power experiment, construct a simple sundial, make your own solar print and use a solar oven.
WHEN: June 6, 2015, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Cooch-Dayett Mills, 904 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $10 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Activities align with Brownie Wonders of Water and Junior Get Moving Journeys. Min 8/Max 30.

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