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Registration closes for all council events one week prior to the event date. For registration procedures, see page 25 in the Fall 2017/Winter 2018 Program Guide.

Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors

Night Hike with Nature - GK-3

September 30, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM 
The Nature Place
Reading, PA
Cost: $17/girl
       $5/adult

Come enjoy nature’s nightlife! Learn how to follow trail signs and what to pack for your nature hike. Then take to the trails as you explore various land areas including wetlands, fields, and woods. Please bring a flash light with you to the program. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult.   *Includes Hiker badge.

NAR Kickoff & 59 Min Quick-Start – GK-12

October 01, 10:00 AM-01:00 PM 
Camp Laughing Waters
Gilbertsville, PA
Cost: $5/girl

Earn troop proceeds while having fun? That’s right! Begin the 2017 Nuts About Reading program with superhero-themed games and arts and crafts, while participating in our 59 Minute Quick-Start! This fun one-hour challenge helps participating girls boost their sales. Just bring a cell phone and your smile! Earn a patch too! Bring any new or slightly used books to be donated to a local literacy organization.  All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes snack and event patch.

 

Outdoor Adventures - GK-3

October 01, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM 
Camp Valley Forge
Valley Forge, PA
Cost: $10/girl

Spend the day outdoors! Have fun with friends as you play games, sing songs, and make a treat for birds using recycled materials. Learn critical outdoor skills, too, like how to identify poison ivy and fire-building basics. Then enjoy the sweet smell of the campfire while you roast a marshmallow for a tasty s’more. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes s’more snack and Outdoor Adventurer badge for Brownies.

 

Horsing Around - G4-5

October 06, 7PM-October 08, 10AM
Camp Wood Haven
Pine Grove, PA
Cost: $80/girl
$50/girl

Love camp? Love horses? Come enjoy the beautiful fall weather while you get up close with some awesome four-legged friends. Learn how to care for a horse, play horse games, and take a ride. After a day with the horses, enjoy an evening campfire with s’mores. All riding activities will take place weather permitting. No prior riding experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. All adults must have a satisfactory background check to participate in the program. Individual girls are welcome to attend without an adult. *Includes accommodations in platform tents, all meals and snacks served in the dining hall, and Horseback Riding badge.

Back to the Drawing Board! - G4-5  

October 07, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM 
Art Partners Studio
Coatesville, PA
Cost: $20/girl

Experiment with different types of media and techniques as you create your very own masterpiece—or two, or three! Use charcoal, pastels, pencils, and markers while learning how to shade and perspective draw. Find what inspires you to tell your story and, literally, go back to the drawing board! All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes Drawing badge.

Behind the Mask - G4-12  

October 07, 5:00 PM-10:00 PM 
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
Allentown, PA
Cost:$31/person

Every fall, Dorney Park transforms into a haunted nightmare. Go behind the scenes to see how the Haunt Make-Up Team prepares its actors for an evening of scaring and entertaining guests. Take a tour of one of the spooky attractions then enjoy the thrills of the night...if you dare. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes workshop and park admission from 12-10pm. Completes step 4 of Entertainment Technology badge for Juniors.

 

Home Scientist - G2-3

October 12, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM 
Alvernia University
Reading, PA
Cost: $5/girl

Get ready to use the kitchen as your new science laboratory! Explore your sweet tooth, play with static electricity, and blow up balloons with just your hands! Take home some awesome kitchen science experiments to share with your family! All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes Home Scientist badge.

 

Challenge Me! - Brownies - G2-3  

October 13, 7PM -October 15, 10AM
Camp Mosey Wood
White Haven, PA
Cost: $60/girl
$40/adult

Spend a weekend at camp challenging yourself! Try activities like hiking, archery, boating, and bouldering. End Saturday night singing songs around a campfire with girls of all ages before falling asleep in a platform tent. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. All adults must have a satisfactory background check to participate in the program. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes four hours of activity during the day on Saturday, accommodations, and all meals served in the Dining Hall (Friday snack-Sunday breakfast).

 

Challenge Me!- Juniors - G4-5  

October 13, 7PM-October 15, 10AM
Camp Mosey Wood
White Haven, PA
Cost: $65/girl
$40/adult

Spend a weekend at camp challenging yourself! Test your limits with activities like archery, the climbing wall, boating, and the low-ropes challenge course. End Saturday night singing songs around a campfire with girls of all ages before falling asleep in a platform tent. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. All adults must have a satisfactory background check to participate in the program. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes five hours of activity during the day on Saturday, accommodations, and all meals served in the Dining Hall (Friday snack - Sunday breakfast). 

 

Thanks-A-Lot Trot – All Ages

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 9AM

Camp Laughing Waters, Gilbertsville
Cost:    $30/person

Experience Camp Laughing Waters like never before. This race is perfect for beginners and experienced runners alike. Take in the crisp autumn air with your troop as you demonstrate your G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) power on the course. After the race, celebrate with a traditional Girl Scout campfire and s’mores. 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Walk options available.

Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors

Science of Style - G9-10

September 28, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM 
Alvernia University

Cost: $5/girl
Fashion and beauty are glamorous businesses, but it’s the science behind them that makes them cutting edge. Join students from Alvernia University and explore fashion over the years and examine outdoor fabrics and accessories like transition lenses and rain jackets. Get your lab coat ready as you make and test lip gloss, soap, and hairspray. Create an eco-friendly outfit out of recycled materials for the fashion show! All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult*Includes Science of Style badge.

 

NAR Kickoff & 59 Min Quick-Start – GK-12

October 01, 10:00 AM-1:00 PM 
Camp Laughing Waters
Gilbertsville, PA
Cost: $5/girl

Earn troop proceeds while having fun? That’s right! Begin the 2017 Nuts About Reading program with superhero-themed games and arts and crafts, while participating in our 59 Minute Quick-Start! This fun one-hour challenge helps participating girls boost their sales. Just bring a cell phone and your smile! Earn a patch too! Bring any new or slightly used books to be donated to a local literacy organization.  All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes snack and event patch.

 

Saddle Up - G6-12  

October 6, 7PM-October 8, 11AM
Camp Wood Haven
Pine Grove, PA
Cost: $80/girl
$50/adult

Are you a horse whisperer ready to take your interest to the next level? Join us at Camp Wood Haven for a weekend full of horsing around. Hang out with the horses, learn how to care for them, and discover what it takes to be a horse owner. You’ll even get to take a ride. No prior riding experience is necessary, just a desire to have fun! After a day with the horses, enjoy an evening campfire complete with gooey s’mores. All riding activities will take place weather permitting. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. All adults must have a satisfactory background check to participate in the program. Individual girls are welcome to attend without an adult. *Includes accommodations in outdoor units, all meals and snacks served in the dining hall, and GSEP Equestrian patch.

 

Behind the Mask - G4-12  

October 07, 5:00 PM-10:00 PM 
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
Allentown, PA
Cost:$31/person

Every fall, Dorney Park transforms into a haunted nightmare. Go behind the scenes to see how the Haunt Make-Up Team prepares its actors for an evening of scaring and entertaining guests. Take a tour of one of the spooky attractions then enjoy the thrills of the night...if you dare. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes workshop and park admission from 12-10pm. Completes step 4 of Entertainment Technology badge for Juniors.

 

Challenge Me! - G6-12  

October 13, 7PM-October 15, 10AM
Camp Mosey Wood
White Haven, PA
Cost; $80/girl
$40/adult

Spend a weekend at camp challenging yourself! Take a risk and try activities like archery, boating, the high-ropes challenge course, and dueling zip lines. End Saturday night singing songs around a campfire with girls of all ages before falling asleep in a platform tent. All troops must meet girl-adult ratios. All adults must have a satisfactory background check to participate in the program. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult. *Includes four hours of activity during the day on Saturday, accommodations, and all meals served in the Dining Hall (Friday snack - Sunday breakfast).

 

Thanks-A-Lot Trot – All Ages

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 9AM

Camp Laughing Waters, Gilbertsville
Cost:    $30/person

Experience Camp Laughing Waters like never before. This race is perfect for beginners and experienced runners alike. Take in the crisp autumn air with your troop as you demonstrate your G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) power on the course. After the race, celebrate with a traditional Girl Scout campfire and s’mores. 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Walk options available.