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Go to a grade level by clicking the links above. "GS" contains multi-level programming. The troop year runs from October 1 through September 30 each year.

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September

Miraculous Monarchs

GS Daisy through Ambassador
Become a “Citizen Scientist” with Delaware Nature Society! Contribute to the Monarch Watch program as you capture, tag, and release Monarch butterflies in Ashland Nature Center’s meadows. Visit Ashland’s Butterfly House to witness other late-season butterflies in every life-stage and learn their diverse strategies for coping with winter.
WHEN: September 24, 2016, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Ashland Nature Center, 3511 Barley Mill Rd., Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $12, includes fun patch.
REGISTRATION: Please register by submitting 215-PM Event Registration Form to program@cbgsc.org.
NOTE: Dress for the weather, wear comfortable hiking shoes. Completes some requirements for the Brownie Bugs badge and the Junior Get Moving Journey. Min 12/Max 25.

*This program is now full. Thank you.*

 

 

Celebrating 60 years in Cecil County, MD Hosted by Service Unit 1

All scouts who have have been involved in Girl Scouting, as a girl or an adult, are invited to participate

WHEN: September 25, 2016, 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

WHERE: VFW Post #8185, 520 Susquehanna River Rd. Port Deposit, MD 21904

COST: $12 per person. Cost includes a light 'tea' event, a patch, as well as a mug.

Current troops will have displays, the Alumnae committee will have historical uniforms, and other Girl Scout memorbilia.
Contact GS60years@gmail.com for more information and to register.

 

 

Sow What Locavore Adventure

GS Senior
Get ready for a delicious journey as you connect to a fantastic farm within your local food shed. Dig deep at Delaware Nature Society’s Coverdale Farm Preserve to investigate farming practices from soil management to animal husbandry and vegetable production for a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program. Investigate soil in sustainably managed fields, discover how compost is produced on a large scale, and lend a hand with daily farm animal chores. Join in the harvest of seasonal vegetables and work together in our teaching kitchen to create a few “straight from the farm” dishes certain to make everyone a Locavore!.
WHEN: September 25, 2016, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

              October 9, 2016, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road, Greenville, DE 19807
COST: $32 per girl, includes Senior Locavore badge.
REGISTRATION: Please register by submitting 215-PM Event Registration Form to program@cbgsc.org.
NOTE: Bring water bottle and a light lunch. Eating is part of the afternoon session! Please also dress for the weather and wear comfortable hiking shoes. Completes some requirements for the Sow What Journey. Min 12/Max 20

*This program has been cancelled due to low registrations. Thank you.*

 

 

 

 

October

Club Katniss

GS Junior through Cadettes

WHEN: Wednesdays, September 7 - October 12, 2016, 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $70 per person
Meet other girls that get excited about hitting the bull’s eye! At Club Katniss, you’ll learn safety and technique at the range, make archery themed crafts, and explore archery games. You’ll gain archery skills that allow you to compete in archery competitions, if you choose.

 

 

I Rock a Pocket Knife

GS Junior through Cadettes
WHEN: October 1, 2016; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. for Juniors, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. for Cadettes

WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $15 per person.

Join your sister Girl Scouts in getting back to the basics as you learn proper handling of a pocket knife and complete your first whittling project. Girls who successfully complete the program will earn the right to carry a pocket knife at Girl Scout functions.

 

 

DNA Fingerprinting

GS Cadette through Senior
Be a Biotechnologist and analyze DNA to identify the suspect in a crime. Learn how to pour a gel, use a micropipette, and compare DNA patterns after electrophoresis
WHEN: October 1, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

              January 28, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $14 per girl
NOTE: This program completes some requirements towards the Cadette Special Agent Badge. Min 8/Max 12.

 

 

Steamin’ Day Fun Patch

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Take a ride in a 100 year old historic automobile, ride on a 1/8 size steam train, and explore the Marshall Steam Museum while working towards your Steamin’ Day Fun Patch. Certain activities can be completed at home with the girls’ troop and family while others must be completed during a visit to a public Steamin’ Day.

WHEN: October 2, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

              October 30, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
              November 6, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights, 3000 Creek Rd., Box 61, Yorklyn, DE 19736
COST: Admission rate to the museum.

NOTE: Please contact vendor at 302-239-2385 or education@auburnheights.org for further information. Patches available for purchase.

 

 

Women’s Wellness Weekend

GS Ambassadors and Adults
WHERE: October 7-9, 2016

WHERE: Camp Todd
Cost: $75 per person.

Come to Camp Todd to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life and experience a weekend the consists solely of adventure, fun, and some much needed un-plugging and re-charging. Learn a new skill and challenge yourself on our low and high element courses, take a hike on our fitness trail, or spark your creativity and paint in the woods. Yoga, ZUMBATM, and Pilates will all be part of the offering for the weekend entirely focused on mental, emotional, and physical health!


 

Can You Canoe?

Learn the techniques, safety and skills for paddling on the calm waters of Abbott’s Pond with Delaware Nature Society. Practice your new team-building skills completing a buoy maze and pond scavenger hunt. Paddle upstream to explore the wonders of a hidden wetland treasure. Finish the afternoon with a refreshing splash in the water to practice righting an overturned canoe.
WHEN: October 8, 2016, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Abbott’s Mill Nature Center, 15411 Abbott’s Pond Road, Milford, DE 19963
COST: $18 per girl, includes Senior Paddling badge.
NOTE: Swimming experience required. Dress for the weather, wear clothes to get wet and bring a change of dry clothes. All equipment provided. Min 10/Max 20.

 

 

Sow What Locavore Adventure

GS Seniors
Get ready for a delicious journey as you connect to a fantastic farm within your local food shed. Dig deep at Delaware Nature Society’s Coverdale Farm Preserve to investigate farming practices from soil management to animal husbandry and vegetable production for a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program. Investigate soil in sustainably managed fields, discover how compost is produced on a large scale, and lend a hand with daily farm animal chores. Join in the harvest of seasonal vegetables and work together in our teaching kitchen to create a few “straight from the farm” dishes certain to make everyone a Locavore!.
WHEN: October 9, 2016, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road, Greenville, DE 19807
COST: $32 per girl, includes Senior Locavore badge.
NOTE: Bring water bottle and a light lunch. Eating is part of the afternoon session! Please also dress for the weather and wear comfortable hiking shoes. Completes some requirements for the Sow What Journey. Min 12/Max 20

 

 

59 Minute Quick Start

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Join us as we learn to set sales goals and have fun with activities that will help you brush up on your customer service skills as you perfect your sales pitch. Then spend the evening racing against the clock as you complete the 59 Minute Quick Start Challenge calling family and friends, using your new techniques to get a head start on bumping up your Fall Product Sales.
WHEN/WHERE: October 12, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Peninsula Resource Center, 1346 Belmont Ave., Ste. 601, Salisbury, MD 21804
                               October 19, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Northern Resource Center, 225 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: Free. Includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Registration required by sending an Event Registration Form to GSCB. Registration 14 days prior to each event. Each girl will need to bring a cell phone that is charged and a parent-approved list of customers to call. Prizes for each order a girl receives will be provided by GSCB. Min 5/Max 24.

 

 

Photography for Art and Memories

GS Cadette through Senior
Build on your foundation of basic photography and editing skills to create images that can be shared in print and through social media. Gain skills in shooting and preparing images for different media and learn how to edit, upload and share your edited images
WHEN: October 15, 2016, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $14 per girl, includes fun patch and 8 x 10 image
REGISTRATION: Please register by submitting 215-PM Event Registration Form to program@cbgsc.org
NOTE: Dress for the outdoors. Event will happen rain or shine. We will move indoors in inclement weather. Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

Juliette Low Tea

GS Daisy through Ambassador
Participants will learn about the founder of GSUSA, Juliette Low and the history of Girl Scouting in the USA while learning manners and enjoying Afternoon Tea!
WHEN: October 15, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

              October 29, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
WHERE: Claymont Stone School, 3611 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703
COST: $15 per scout, $13 per adult, includes patch for Girl Scout.
REGISTRATION: Please register through vendor at 302-792-2023 or schoolmarmriva@yahoo.com.
NOTE: $15 non-refundable deposit is required. The deposit will be applied towards the balance on the program. Min 8/Max 30.

 

 

MicroArt

GS Junior and Senior
Use a digital microscope and computer to create beautiful art. Learn how to use a digital microscope to observe microscopic objects and living things. Take a picture of your favorite slide then use digital editing programs to add effects to make one-of-a-kind piece of abstract art. Girls will make one 8 x 10 print.
WHEN: October 15, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

               May 20, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $14 per girl, includes 8 x 10 print.
NOTE: This program completes some requirements towards the Junior Digital Photography badge. Min 6/ Max 12.

 

 

59 Minute Quick Start

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Join us as we learn to set sales goals and have fun with activities that will help you brush up on your customer service skills as you perfect your sales pitch. Then spend the evening racing against the clock as you complete the 59 Minute Quick Start Challenge calling family and friends, using your new techniques to get a head start on bumping up your Fall Product Sales.
WHEN/WHERE: October 19, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Northern Resource Center, 225 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: Free. Includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Registration required by sending an Event Registration Form to GSCB. Registration 14 days prior to each event. Each girl will need to bring a cell phone that is charged and a parent-approved list of customers to call. Prizes for each order a girl receives will be provided by GSCB. Min 5/Max 24.

 

 

Girl Scout Gold Award Proposal Reviews

All Girl Scout Seniors or Ambassadors who submit a Girl Scout Gold Award Proposal must go before the Girl Scout Gold Award Committee to obtain project approval. Proposals must be submitted online by the first business day of the month in order to be reviewed on the third Wednesday of the month. Reviews for the 2015–2016 program year are as follows:

October 19, 2016

November 16, 2016

December 21, 2016

January 18, 2017

February 15, 2017

March 15, 2017

April 19, 2017

May 17, 2017

June 21, 2017

July 19, 2017

August 16, 2017

WHEN/WHERE: Location to be determined pending population of submitted online proposals.
NOTE: The first four proposals submitted online will be seen starting at 6:30 p.m. If you cannot make the scheduled

COST: Free.

 

 

fall festFall Festival and Punkin Fling and Overnight

GS Daisy through Ambassador and families
WHEN: October 29, 2016, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. (evening program 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.)

WHERE: Camp Grove Point, 2930 Grove Neck Road, Earleville, MD 21919

VISIT OUR EVENT PAGE! | REGISTER

 

 

Steamin’ Day Fun Patch

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Take a ride in a 100 year old historic automobile, ride on a 1/8 size steam train, and explore the Marshall Steam Museum while working towards your Steamin’ Day Fun Patch. Certain activities can be completed at home with the girls’ troop and family while others must be completed during a visit to a public Steamin’ Day.

WHEN: October 30, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
              November 6, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights, 3000 Creek Rd., Box 61, Yorklyn, DE 19736
COST: Admission rate to the museum.

NOTE: Please contact vendor at 302-239-2385 or education@auburnheights.org for further information. Patches available for purchase.

 

 

 

November

Steamin’ Day Fun Patch

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Take a ride in a 100 year old historic automobile, ride on a 1/8 size steam train, and explore the Marshall Steam Museum while working towards your Steamin’ Day Fun Patch. Certain activities can be completed at home with the girls’ troop and family while others must be completed during a visit to a public Steamin’ Day.

WHEN: November 6, 2016, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights, 3000 Creek Rd., Box 61, Yorklyn, DE 19736
COST: Admission rate to the museum.

NOTE: Please contact vendor at 302-239-2385 or education@auburnheights.org for further information. Patches available for purchase.

 

 

Website Designer

GS Senior and Ambassador

Have you ever wondered how website designers create dazzling websites? This is your chance to dive into the wonderful world of web design. Come learn the basics of HTML and CSS. You’ll even get to do a little coding! By the end of the session, you’ll launch a customized website about the topic of your choice! Before attending the workshop, brainstorm what you want your website to feature. Perhaps you want to create a blog where you discuss your Scouting adventures or your progress on a Girl Scout Gold Award. Maybe you want to create a website for a place where you volunteer. Or possibly you want to create a site about your favorite hobby. Whatever it is, think about the content you’ll want to publish. Bring pictures and text (maybe it’s a blog post, maybe it’s a blurb about your organization or hobby) that you want to include in your website.
WHEN: November 12, 2016, 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $18 per girl, includes Senior Website Designer badge or a fun patch for Ambassadors.
NOTE: Bring a bagged lunch. Leaders/guardians are invited to attend a web site launch party from 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

Making it From Scratch

GS Junior through Ambassador

Express yourself and create stories, make animated movies, design video games, make Public Service Announcements and more using the free computer software Scratch!
WHEN/WHERE:

                            November 13, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Peninsula Resource Center, 1346 Belmont Ave., Salisbury, MD 21804
                            December 3, 2016, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
                            May 20, 2016, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: This activity meets some requirements for the Entertainment Technology badge and aligns with the Media and Amuse Journeys.
Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

Media Girls

GS Daisy through Ambassador

If you’re a Girl Scout who is outgoing, comfortable speaking in front of an audience and LOVE Girl Scouts, then you could be a Media Girl! Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay is launching a new program called Media Girls, giving girls the opportunity to participate in media events and be the “girl face” to deliver the Girl Scout message to our communities. Our Media Girls may be asked to participate in a radio, television or newspaper interview, and participate in social media or blog Girl Takeovers. Girls who are accepted will take part in a specialized media training day and will serve as a Media Girl from January 2017 through December 2017.
Application due by November 18, 2016.
Pre-requisite:
Must attend a Media Training:
Wednesday, December 7 at the PRC from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. OR
Wednesday, December 14 at the NRC from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.. For questions about the Media Girls program, please contact Gina Dzielak at rdzielak@cbgsc.org.

 

 

Teen Member, Board of Directors

Each year, two Girl Scout Seniors or Ambassadors are selected through an interview process to represent the GIRLS in Girl Scouting by serving a one or two year term as a non-voting member on the GSCB Board of Directors. Working with the members of the Board will open your eyes to the hundreds of decisions made to help keep our council strong and growing.
who Girl Scout Senior and Ambassador
when Applications due by November 18, 2016.
note Girls will need to submit a biography with their application and will be notified by late January 2017 regarding interview date.

 

 

Snappy Circuits Advanced

GS Cadette through Ambassador

Electricity moves through everything, including you and I. Explore how things work from simple lights all the way to wind turbines. Energy cannot be created or destroyed so how can we harness as much as we can? By the end of the day you will be able to build your own fan that can store energy using the Snap Circuits and have a basic understanding of renewable energy.
WHEN: November 19, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
              January 21, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
WHERE: Northern Resource Center, 225 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $12 per girl.
NOTE: Min 8/Max 16.

 

 

Volunteer-in-Training

GS Senior and Ambassador

Volunteer-in-Training (VIT) are girls who have completed grade 9 and would like to mentor a Girl Scout Daisy, Brownie, Junior or Cadette troop outside of the camp experience. To become a VIT, girls must attend a VIT workshop and identify a mentor volunteer. This mentor is a volunteer who is currently the volunteer for a group of girls at the level you would like to work with. You will then create and implement a program for this troop based on a Journey or badge that lasts over four or more sessions.
WHEN: November 20, 2016, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Todd, 25012 Beauchamp Rd., Denton, MD 21629
COST: $15 per girl.
NOTE: Please bring a bag lunch. Snack will be provided.

 

 

December

Making it From Scratch

GS Junior through Ambassador

Express yourself and create stories, make animated movies, design video games, make Public Service Announcements and more using the free computer software Scratch!
WHEN/WHERE:

                            December 3, 2016, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
                            May 20, 2016, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: This activity meets some requirements for the Entertainment Technology badge and aligns with the Media and Amuse Journeys.
Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

Introduction to 3D Design

GS Cadette through Ambassador

The future is here - 3D printing! Work as a team to create a 3D design using the software Sculpt, and invent and learn how and where to get your creations printed. Witness a sample being printed and imagine the possibilities.
WHEN: December 3, 2016, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
              June 3, 2017, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Please bring USB drive to save files. Time will not permit girls to print their designs at this session. Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

Girl Scout Day at Winterthur

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Show your Girl Scout pride while taking the Yuletide Tour at Winterthur! See beautiful Christmas decorations and learn a little about historic holiday traditions. The first 50 girls who register and come take the tour in uniform will receive a cool Yuletide at Winterthur patch.
WHEN: December 10, 2016, 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Winterthur Museum, 5105 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19807
COST: $5 per child under the age of 12, $18 per student 12 and older, $20 adult.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please call 800-448-3883 to register.

 

 

Art and Science of Chocolate

GS Cadette through Ambassador and adults

Learn how to make a variety of chocolate confections including truffles. Decorate them so they look as good as they taste! Each participant will take home some gourmet chocolates to share.
WHEN: December 10, 2016, 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
              December 10, 2016, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
              February 4, 2017, 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
              February 4, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $18 per girl.
NOTE: Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

January

Reactive Robots

GS Cadette through Ambassador

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/WHERE: January 14, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707

                              April 8, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Peninsula Resource Center, 1346 Belmont Ave., Salisbury, MD, 21804
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 6/Max 16.

 

 

Explore the Magic of Motion

GS Cadette through Ambassador

Work with current UD students, learn skills that can make you a healthier person and discover how physical activity helps the body heal. Get hands-on experience finding muscles in your body, checking blood pressure and more! Step into the life of a Physical Therapy student and earn a badge as you explore the exciting world of Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware.
WHEN: January 21, 2017, 9:45 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Snow date: January 28, 2017)
WHERE: University of Delaware, Physical Therapy Program, 540 S. College Ave., Newark, DE 19713
COST: $14 per girl, includes a light breakfast and Physical Therapy badge.
NOTE: Min 20/Max 40.

 

 

Snappy Circuits Advanced

GS Cadette through Ambassador

Electricity moves through everything, including you and I. Explore how things work from simple lights all the way to wind turbines. Energy cannot be created or destroyed so how can we harness as much as we can? By the end of the day you will be able to build your own fan that can store energy using the Snap Circuits and have a basic understanding of renewable energy.
WHEN: January 21, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
WHERE: Northern Resource Center, 225 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: $12 per girl.
NOTE: Min 8/Max 16.

 

 

OMHOn My Honor Ceremony

All Girl Scout grade levels, families and friends

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. Cadettes in grade 8 through Ambassadors who are not being honored are eligible to apply for Mistress of Ceremonies. Click here to download the Leadership Application.
WHEN: January 22, 2017, 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Snow date: January 29, 2017)
WHERE: Smyrna High School, 500 Duck Creek Pkwy., Smyrna, DE 19977
COST: $5 per person. (There is no cost for girl being honored)
NOTE: Girls must complete and submit final paperwork to Council by the September 30, 2016 deadline in order to be recognized. Girls entering grade 6, grade 9, or entering college must have paperwork in to Council by September 30. There will be NO EXCEPTIONS. 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 only if they qualify.

 

 

Powerful First Impression

GS Cadette through Ambassador

The ability to create a positive first impression is one you can expand on to build a solid relationship. Learn how you can take control of the way others perceive you.
WHEN: January 28, 2017, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. (Snow date: February 4, 2017, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.)
WHERE: Northern Resource Center, 225 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702
COST: Free. Registration required.
NOTE: This workshop is mandatory for all Girl Scouts who are attending the Women of Distinction Celebration on March 14, 2017.
Min 12/Max 75.

 

 

DNA Fingerprinting

GS Cadette and Senior
Be a Biotechnologist and analyze DNA to identify the suspect in a crime. Learn how to pour a gel, use a micropipette, and compare DNA patterns after electrophoresis
WHEN: January 28, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $14 per girl
REGISTRATION: Please register by submitting 215-PM Event Registration Form to program@cbgsc.org.
NOTE: This program completes some requirements towards the Cadette Special Agent Badge. Min 8/Max 12.

 

 

Winter Wonderland

GS Daisy through Ambassador
WHEN: January 28, 2017, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Todd

COST: $15 per person.

Brrr! It’s cold outside, but we still love outdoor adventures! Come to the Winter Wonderland and make crafts, construct your mini-igloo out of marshmallows, go for a winter hike, and much more frozen fun! Bring your coat, hat, and gloves!

 

 

 

February

Art and Science of Chocolate

GS Cadette through Ambassador and adults

Learn how to make a variety of chocolate confections including truffles. Decorate them so they look as good as they taste! Each participant will take home some gourmet chocolates to share.
WHEN: February 4, 2017, 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
              February 4, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $18 per girl.
NOTE: Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

Super Scout Sunday

GS Brownie through Ambassador

Learn to ski or snowboard or come out for a day of winter fun.
WHEN: February 5, 2017
WHERE: Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, 401 Hollow Rd., East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
COST: $32 - $64 (children and adults)
NOTE: Discounted rates (no minimums) on lift tickets, rental equipment, lessons and meal voucher. Rates apply to Girl Scouts and their immediate family members (parents and siblings). More details at www.shawneemt.com. Commemorative patches available for purchase.

 

 

Chesapeake Bay STEM Fest

GS Junior through Senior

This exciting program provides girls in grades 4-10 with hands-on, fun STEM activities, and opportunities to interact with women role models in STEM careers. Includes information sessions for parents. Bring your whole troop!
WHEN: February 11, 2017, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Snow date: February 18, 2017)
WHERE: Wor-Wic Community College, Henson Hall, , Route 50 at Walston Switch Rd, Salisbury, MD 21804
COST: $14 per girl, includes lunch and fun patch.
NOTE: Parents are encouraged to attend and do not need to pay fee. Min 20/Max 80.

 

 

Girl Scouts World Thinking Day Celebration 2017

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Explore your world! Grab a passport and travel the world as you visit international displays from Girl Scout troops around the region. Learn about the foods, customs, the language and much more from each country.
WHEN: February 19, 2017, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: The Carriage House at Rockwood Park, 4651 Washington St. Extension, Wilmington, DE 19809
COST: Free (girl or adult).
Registration: Pre-registration is required through vendor. Please contact DLFrancisco@nccde.org or call 302-761-4340. Register your country early as only one of each country will be represented. Only girls presenting a country will receive the Thinking Day patch.

 

 

 

March

Scout & Family Weekend

GS Brownie through Ambassador

Learn to ski or snowboard or come out for a day of winter fun.
WHEN: March 11 - 12, 2017
WHERE: Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, 401 Hollow Rd., East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
COST: $27 - $57 (1-Day Tickets); $37 - $78 (2-Day Tickets)
NOTE: Discounted rates (no minimums) on lift tickets, rental equipment, lessons and meal voucher with 1 and 2-day options. Overnight packages also available. Rates apply to Girl Scouts and their immediate family members (parents and siblings). More details at www.shawneemt.com. Commemorative patches available for purchase.

 

 

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18th Annual Women of Distinction

GS Cadette (grade 8) through Ambassador

Mingle and make connections with elite businesswomen and government officials at this high profile event. You will participate in a pre-program, engage with our honoree and serve in leadership positions that make this event successful.
WHEN: March 14, 2017, 3 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Hotel DuPont, 11th and Market Streets, Wilmington, DE 19801
COST: Free, includes dinner and fun patch.
NOTE: Participants will need to wear khaki pants, white collared top, membership pins and sash/vest. Complete and submit Leadership Application by November 18, 2016. All participants must register and attend the Powerful First Impression workshop on January 28, 2017.

Max 75.

 

 

Explore the Fleet at Historic Ships in Baltimore

GS Daisy through Ambassador

Come explore the fleet at Historic Ships in Baltimore in the Inner Harbor. Work towards the Old Line State patch and explore the history of the ships and their crew from the 1860s through the 1980s. Girl Scouts who complete the scavenger hunt quiz will receive a commemorative patch.
WHEN: March 19, 2017, 9:45 a.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Historic Ships in Baltimore, Pier 1, 301 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

COST: $14 per child, $8 per adult, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Meets some requirements toward the Council Own’s Old Line State patch. There is no on-site parking, parking garages or street parking nearby. Min 5/Max 250.

 

 

Wonders of the Night Sky

GS Brownie through Ambassador

Join Delaware Nature Society at the Mt. Cuba Astronomical Observatory to use telescopes, binoculars and the naked eye to observe Mars in the western twilight, Jupiter and Virgo just clearing the eastern horizon, the Orion Nebula, and other celestial sights. Learn the secret of the North Star and why some constellations are visible year-round and some only seasonally. 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: March 25, 2017, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
              April 8, 2017, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
WHERE: Mt. Cuba Astronomical Observatory, 1610 Hillside Mill Rd., Greenville, DE 19807
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Dress for the weather and warmly to be outside. Completes some requirements for the Junior Get Moving Journey. Min 8/Max 25.

 

 

 

April

Reactive Robots

GS Cadette through Ambassador

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/WHERE: April 8, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Peninsula Resource Center, 1346 Belmont Ave., Salisbury, MD, 21804
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 6/Max 16.

 

 

Spring Fling

GS Daisy through Ambassador

WHEN: April 8, 2017

WHERE: Camp Todd

COST: $15 per person.
Celebrate Earth Day a little early at Camp Todd! This special spring festival is designed for fun for the WHOLE FAMILY in the natural environment. Make nature crafts, learn how to compost, try geocaching, aim for a bull’s eye at archery, and go zip-lining! The whole family is welcome, children under 3 attend free. Some activities have age restrictions. Lunch is provided.

 

 

Wonders of the Night Sky

GS Brownie through Ambassador

Join Delaware Nature Society at the Mt. Cuba Astronomical Observatory to use telescopes, binoculars and the naked eye to observe Mars in the western twilight, Jupiter and Virgo just clearing the eastern horizon, the Orion Nebula, and other celestial sights. Learn the secret of the North Star and why some constellations are visible year-round and some only seasonally. 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 8, 2017, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
WHERE: Mt. Cuba Astronomical Observatory, 1610 Hillside Mill Rd., Greenville, DE 19807
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Dress for the weather and warmly to be outside. Completes some requirements for the Junior Get Moving Journey. Min 8/Max 25.

 

 

Storm the Castle: Complex Catapults

GS Cadette through Ambassador

Design and build a variety of catapults & trebuchets then test them to see how far your objects can fly! Teams can start planning for the October 2017 Senior level competition at Camp Grove Point.
WHEN: April 29, 2017, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $14 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTEL Min 6/Max 16.

 

 

May

Making it From Scratch

GS Junior through Ambassador

Express yourself and create stories, make animated movies, design video games, make Public Service Announcements and more using the free computer software Scratch!
WHEN/WHERE: May 20, 2016, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: This activity meets some requirements for the Entertainment Technology badge and aligns with the Media and Amuse Journeys.
Min 6/Max 12.

 

 

 

June/July/August

Introduction to 3D Design

GS Cadette through Ambassador

The future is here - 3D printing! Work as a team to create a 3D design using the software Sculpt, and invent and learn how and where to get your creations printed. Witness a sample being printed and imagine the possibilities.
WHEN: June 3, 2017, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center, 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Please bring USB drive to save files. Time will not permit girls to print their designs at this session. Min 6/Max 12.

 


Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community

All GS grade levels, families and friends
Join GSCB as we walk in a sea of Girl Scout green! You can create a team, join an existing one or walk as an individual. 100% of all money that is raised stays with Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay. Everyone who participates will receive a fun patch!
WHEN: Exact June date TBD
WHERE: Bellevue State Park, Wilmington DE 19809
COST: free to register to walk
NOTE: Details for the event will be available at: http://www.hcf.convio.net/gscb in early 2017. Certain incentives, such as event t-shirt, are available while supplies last for participants who raise or donate a minimum requirement.

 

 

 

 

 

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Thank you to our 2016-2017 sponsors:

delmarva power

DE State Parks baltimore aquarium harlem globetrotters

port discovery

ramseys

roundtop

ccbmm

art first

brandywine zoo

chesapeake museum

 

claymont stone school

fairwinds

mid-atlantic ballet

river expeditions

skyzone

 

sunset stables

whitewater
 
 
 

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