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2014:
January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August
 

 

 

April

Easton Bank and Trust, Hosted by: Delia B. Denny, Executive Vice President
7th and 8th Grade Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors

Attend this Dine Around to learn more about the banking industry and why three professional women chose this dynamic career field. 

The mission of Easton Bank & Trust is to “grow to be recognized as the premier banking solution for the markets we serve. First class customer driven personal service will be the foundation of our success.” A tour of the building will explain how the staff works as a team to secure customer investments, arrange home mortgages and provide personal banking services with integrity and excellence. You will hear about the professionalism that is required for this community business.

WHEN: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: 501 Idlewild Ave., Easton, MD 21601
COST: Free. Light dinner included.

 

Mid-Shore Women of Distinction Luncheon
8th Grade Cadettes through Ambassadors

The Mid-Shore Women of Distinction luncheon honors local women that have made a positive difference in their community.
As a participant, you will serve in leadership positions and represent GSCB. Teen Girl Scouts are needed as greeters, flag presenters
and for speaking parts. No training is required to participate in the luncheon but you are welcome to attend the Powerful First Impression Workshop.
WHEN/WHERE: April 25, 2014, Noon
Caroline, Talbot or Queen Anne’s County, MD.
COST: Free. Registration required.
NOTE: Participants need to wear khaki pants, white blouse, membership pins and sash or vest. Contact Denise Eberspeaker,
410-742-5107, for more information or to register. Max 12. Please visit our Mid-Shore Women of Distinction page for more information.

 

People to People: Puerto Rico – Newark Resource Center **This program has been cancelled.**
Girl Scout Brownies through Cadettes

Go on a fantastic journey to Puerto Rico. Experience the culture, food, craft, dance, language and more of this country.
WHEN: April 25, 2014, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Newark Resource Center
COST: $8 per participant (girl or adult), includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Min 12/Max 50.

 

Storm the Castle: Complex Catapults – Camp Country Center **This program is now full. Thank you.**
Girl Scout Cadettes through Ambassadors

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 2014 expertlevel competition at Camp Todd.
WHEN: April 26, 2014, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 8/Max 24.

 

Girl Scout Night with the Delmarva Shore Birds
All Girl Scout grade levels and families/friends

WHEN: Saturday, April 26, Scavenger hunts starts at 6 p.m. Girl Scout parade start approximately 6:30 p.m. Game starts at 7:05 PM.
WHERE: Arthur W. Perdue Stadium, Salisbury, MD
Calling all Girl Scouts and Families! Bring your Girl Scout troop out to Arthur W. Perdue Stadium for a baseball game and great fun! Girls will have the opportunity to participate in activities throughout the night. Register 20 or more Girl Scouts to receive special recognition during the game! All Girl Scouts also get to participate in a pregame parade around the field. Audition for an opportunity to perform the national anthem at a game. One troop will also have the chance to present the colors during the anthem if registered by March 21!

COST: $7 per general admission ticket. Includes special participation patch. $6 each for any remaining tickets.
NOTE: Registration is NOT done through council. Please complete all the information on their event registration form and return to the Delmarva Shorebirds. For more info., contact Eric Sichau: 410-219-3112 x126, or esichau@theshorebirds.com

 

USA Science & Engineering Festival **This program is now full. **
Girl Scout Juniors through Ambassadors

WHEN: April 26, 2014

WHERE: Walter E. Washington Conference Center, Washington, DC

What is the universe made of? Why did dinosaurs go extinct? What do magic tricks and hip-hop have to do with math?
What will be the next medical breakthrough? What does baseball have to do with physics? Find out the answers at the USA
Science & Engineering Festival, the largest STEM education event in the U.S., featuring over 3,000 fun, interactive exhibits,
more than 100 stage shows, and other exciting attractions. (event flyer)

COST: $38 per person* includes bus transportation, snack, beverage and fun patch.
NOTE: Wear comfortable walking shoes. Bring lunch and dinner or money to purchase food. *Girls must be accompanied by parent/guardian or troop leader. You may bring a friend; same fee applies. Bus leaves from the Newark Resource Center at 8 a.m.
and returns at 8 p.m.

To register, complete the event registration form and return to Donna Francisco at dfrancisco@cbgsc.org or fax it to 302-456-7188.
DEADLINE: March 30, 2014. Min 25/Max 50.


Women in Aviation – New Castle County Airport **This program is now full.**
Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes

Join the Delaware 99s (an international organization of women pilots) who graciously host this very popular event. You will learn the steps to become a pilot, explore emergency procedures, create rockets and design your own plane. Meet women pilots and see their planes.
WHEN: April 27, 2014, 12:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
WHERE: New Castle County Airport, New Castle, DE
COST: $14 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 25/Max 50.

 

Girl Scout Silver Award Education
Girl Scout Cadettes (Grades 6-8)

When a Girl Scout Cadette has almost completed a Cadette Journey (ME in Media!, Amaze! or Breathe) she must attend this mandatory workshop. This workshop will walk the girl and her mentor through the steps of achieving her Girl Scout Silver Award. Questions about the award and its requirements will be answered.
WHEN/WHERE:  April 29, 2014, NRC, Newark, DE, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
COST: $10 per girl.
NOTE: Includes workbook. Adult mentors should also attend this session. Min 12/Max 24.

Registration closes: Fourteen days prior to event date.

 

 

Spring pamphlet: GS Cadette events

May

Hunger Games (The Girl Scout Version) – Camp Todd
Girl Scout Cadettes through Ambassadors

Are you up for the “Hunger Games” challenge? Activities will challenge the group both physically and mentally. You will do archery, zipline, running events and a few surprises. We will see you at the “Hunger Games,” and “may the odds be ever in your favor!”
WHEN: Friday, May 2, 2014, 7 p.m., through Sunday, May 4, 2014, 11 a.m.
WHERE: Camp Todd
COST: $40 per girl, includes program supplies, fun patch and four meals.
NOTE: This is an event designed for girls with camp experience. Please be aware that in order for the event to run smoothly we will be separating troops into groups. Min 25/Max 100.

 

Healthy Body, Healthy Mind - Top Notch Karate
Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors

Karate is not just about self-defense. It teaches self-discipline, focus, control, pride and courage while laying a foundation for an active and healthy lifestyle. Join us as we learn about the basics of karate and how exercise, nutrition and lifestyle choices can impact physical and mental health.
WHEN: May 3, 2014, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

WHERE: Top Notch Karate, 35 Liberty Plaza, Newark, DE 19711
COST: $10 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Participants should dress comfortably for movement and be prepared to work in bare feet on the mats. Meets majority of badge requirements for My Best Self (Brownies) and Staying Fit (Juniors). Min 6/Max 25.

 

Child and Babysitting Safety Course
Girl Scout Cadettes (Grades 6-8)

This program will familiarize and provide you with the basic skills and information that is necessary in caring for infants and children,
such as emergency action steps, personal safety, fire safety, infant care, basic first aid and choking management. Presentation by the Delaware Safety Council.
WHEN:
**May 3, 2014, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

May 10, 2014, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
WHERE: Newark Resource Center
COST: $45 per girl, includes Certificate of Achievement.
NOTE: Please bring a bag lunch and a baby doll. This course meets some of the requirements for the Babysitter badge. Min 7/Max 12.

**This program is full on these dates.**

 

Blueprint of a Berry - Camp Country Center
Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes

Be a Biotechnologist! Learn about DNA and how to extract DNA from strawberries and other types of food.

WHEN: May 10, 2014, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

WHERE: Camp Country Center
COST: $10 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Min 5/Max 16. Please eat prior to arrival.

 

Trailblazing Adventure – Adkins Arboretum
Girl Scout Cadettes (Grades 6-8)

In this program, girls will use the sun to determine cardinal directions and navigate with a compass. Girls will participate in team-building games, collect water in transpiration bags and prepare a campfire snack.
WHEN: May 10, 2014, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Rd., Ridgely, MD 21660
COST: $12 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: If mildly inclement weather occurs, the program may still be held. Old clothes and comfortable walking shoes are a must.
Girls will earn part of the Trailblazing badge. Min 15/Max 25.

 

Sussex County Women of Distinction Luncheon
8th Grade Cadettes through Ambassadors

The Sussex County Women of Distinction luncheon honors local women that have made a positive difference in their community. As a participant, you will serve in leadership positions and represent GSCB. Teen Girl Scouts are needed as greeters, flag presenters and for speaking parts. No training is required to participate in the luncheon but you are welcome to attend the Powerful First Impression Workshop.
WHEN/WHERE: May 16, 2014, Noon, Sussex County, DE.
COST: Free. Registration required.
NOTE: Participants need to wear khaki pants, white blouse, membership pins and sash or vest. Contact Denise Eberspeaker, 410-742-5107, for more information or to register. Max 12.

 

Tree-mendous Trees – Killens Pond State Park
Girl Scout Cadettes (Grades 6-8)

We will have a blast making paper, identifying local tree species and planting a tree seed to take home with us!
WHEN: May 17, 2014, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Killens Pond State Park, Nature Center, 5025 Killens Pond Rd., Felton, DE 19943
COST: $8 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Girls need to bring a water bottle and wear clothing appropriate for the weather. Some requirements for the Tree badge will be met. Park entrance fee in effect ($3 per Delaware vehicle/$6 out-of-state or season pass). Min 15/Max 30.


Nocturnal Nature – Killens Pond State Park
Girl Scout Cadettes (Grades 6-8)

Who’s around in the night? Find out on this awesome night hike! We will explore the evening looking and listening for the animals that come out at night.
WHEN: May 17, 2014, 8 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Killens Pond State Park, Nature Center, 5025 Killens Pond Rd., Felton, DE 19943
COST: $8 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Girls need to bring a water bottle and wear clothing/footwear appropriate for the weather and hiking. Park entrance fee in effect
($3 per Delaware vehicle/$6 out-of-state or season pass). Min 15/Max 30.

 

Rock Climbing – Alapocas Run State Park
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.

**May 17, 2014

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

May 24, 2014

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

June 7, 2014

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

**June 21, 2014

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: $24 per participant (girl or adult). Includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Safety equipment, ropes and belayers provided. Min 10/Max 20.

**This program is now full for this date. Thank you.

 

Fishing Fun - Cherry Grove Tree Farm
Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors

Enjoy a day experimenting with different baits and techniques to catch pond fish as well as talk with an owner of a Christmas tree farm. Sponsored by the Maryland Saltwater Sport Fishing Association.

WHEN: May 18, 2014, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.*

WHERE: Cherry Grove Tree Farm, 689 Little New York Rd., Rising Sun, MD 21911
COST: $6 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: You may bring a picnic to enjoy at the picnic pavilion. *Feel free to leave earlier if the fish are not biting! Min 10/Max 60.

 

Making It From Scratch
Girl Scout Juniors through Ambassadors

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 18, 2014, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Peninsula Resource Center
COST: $10 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 5/Max 15.

 

Rock Climbing – Alapocas Run State Park
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.

May 24, 2014

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

June 7, 2014

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

**June 21, 2014

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: $24 per participant (girl or adult). Includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Safety equipment, ropes and belayers provided. Min 10/Max 20.

**This program is now full for this date. Thank you.

 

 

 

June

Air in Aeronautics - NASA
Girl Scout Cadettes (Grades 6-8)

Visit NASA to study air, weather and more with an aeronautical engineer. See aircrafts up close and the scientific equipment that goes in them, in an Aircraft Hangar. You will also learn how Sounding Rockets and Scientific Balloons are used to study the atmosphere, air quality and weather.
WHEN: June 6, 2014, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: NASA Visitor Center at Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, VA 23337
COST: $8 per girl, includes fun patch.
NOTE: Please bring a bag lunch to eat at the Visitor’s Center. Some parts of the Breathe Journey will be completed. Girls coming from
a distance may stay Friday/Saturday night at Camp Sandy Pines for an additional $5 per night, per
participant. Min 10/Max 30.

 

Nature Power - Cooch-Dayett Mills
Girl Scout Daisies through Ambassadors

Explore the ins and outs of historic Cooch- Dayett Mills and discover how water generates energy to run all its machines. Then harness the ultimate power source – the sun! Observe our 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 7, 2014, 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.

 

Rock Climbing – Alapocas Run State Park
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.

June 7, 2014

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

**June 21, 2014

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: $24 per participant (girl or adult). Includes a fun patch.
NOTE: Safety equipment, ropes and belayers provided. Min 10/Max 20.

**This program is now full for this date. Thank you.

 
 
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