Below are the answers to my most common inquiries at this time of year:
Registering for Summer Camp 2014
Please visit www.camplikeagirl.org and click the big rectangular button on the right-hand side of the page that corresponds with the type of camp program you’re looking to register for: day, resident, troop or family camps.
If you are looking for the programs being offered, you will find these at the respective camps websites - www.camppisgah.org, www.gingercascades.org or www.keyauwee.com.
If you have already registered for Summer Camp 2014 and you want to access your account to see the balance due or to make a payment, you can visit www.camplikeagirl.org and click the big red link in the middle of the page which will direct you to the account portal. Here you’ll just enter the username and password you set up when you initially registered for camp.
Purchasing Gift Certificates for Summer Camp
You may purchase gift certificates in $25 increments that your favorite camper can use towards her Summer Camp balance! Gift certificates are available to purchase online at the new GSCP2P online shop or at any of our 5 shop locations.
CIT 2 Application
If your daughter has completed the CIT 1 program at one of our three properties over the past couple of years and is looking to apply for the 2014 CIT 2 program, please have her complete the application here in order to start the process.
Accessing Summer Camp Forms and Documents
Click here to find blank paper registration forms, scholarship applications and all of the camp confirmation packets.
Looking to apply for a Summer Camp Position?
Please go to the camps’ website whom you wish to apply to and there you will find the information on the positions available, as well as a link to the application form. If you are looking for employment opportunities, you will find these at the respective camps websites - www.camppisgah.org, www.gingercascades.org or www.keyauwee.com.
Campsite Availability for Weekend Troop Camping
We accept camping reservations 2 weeks to 3 months prior to a given date for weekend troops. Keep in mind that for the months we are currently booking (January through March) we have availability at every camp most weekends.
Please go ahead and submit the troop camping reservation form along with full payment for your weekend. If for some reason your date request cannot be accommodated, you will be contacted before any payment is processed. Learn more.
Winter Camping Promotion
If you are looking for more information on the Winter Camping Promotion that we are currently running, please look over this flyer for further details.
Girl Scout Senior/Ambassador Troop 20039 in Gastonia is going on a Girl Scout EF Tours trip to Europe this July. The girls will spend 15 fabulous days in England, France, Switzerland and Italy, with stops at Pax Lodge and Our Chalet and tours of London, Paris, Lucerne, Florence and Rome. This inclusive Girl Scouts-only trip is open to all registered Girl Scout girls and adults.
If you are interested in joining us on this once in a lifetime opportunity, please e-mail Laurel Hicks, Troop Leader, or call (704) 214-0264 for details.
During this year’s Girl Scout Cookie Program, troops will have the opportunity to help promote summer camp by placing stickers on each package of cookies they sell.
Troops who participate in the sticker promo will also have the chance to earn a discounted troop camping weekend at one of the three resident camps. Click here for more details on this sweet deal!
It’s official! Salt Lake City is the host city and Girl Scouts of Utah is the host council for the 53rd National Convention of Girl Scouts of the USA, to be held October 16-19, 2014. We are currently accepting applications for girl and adult members to represent Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont as National Council Delegates and take an active part in the national Girl Scout democratic process.
The Board Development Committee will present a slate of National Delegates at our Annual Meeting in April.
To learn more and apply for a delegate position, click on one of the following links – Girl Delegate Application or Adult Delegate Application. The deadline to e-mail or postmark applications is January 22, 2014.
Questions? E-mail Mildred Poole at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 336-207-1077.
The Outdoor Camping team is looking for volunteers to assist with the 2014 Camp Scholarship Committee. Persons on this committee would assist with granting scholarships to applicants that meet criteria. We are looking to set up three committees across our service area.
The Outdoor Camping team is also looking for volunteers who are interested in helping to plan Camp-A-Palooza 2014 at Camp Ginger Cascades. The first planning meeting is tentatively planned for late January.
Please contact Christina if you are interested in serving on either of these volunteer committees.
Congratulations to our council-wide top three fall product sellers! Each of these girls will be recognized at and invited to attend our GEO event on June 21, 2014 at Wet ’n Wild.
Our council-wide top seller Kennadee M. will also receive an overnight stay, 6 water park passes and a $250 gift card to Great Wolf Lodge. She is a member of Troop 40153 from Southeast Guilford with a total in sales of $2,146. Second place was Madison H. of Troop 20722 from Lincoln with $1,744 in sales and third place was Breana M. of Troop 10807 from High Country with $1,330 in sales.
Congratulations also to goes to Lauren H. of Troop 30010 from Hiawassee Service Unit. Lauren’s name was drawn from all girls who sold at least $150 in combined sales for an overnight at Great Wolf Lodge, 6 water park passes and a $250 gift card.
The 2014 summer camp book will arrive in your mailbox in the next few weeks, but until then you can access the electronic version here.
Registration is now open at www.camplikeagirl.org. You can also click on the resident camp links on the homepage to see the full program descriptions for each camp. Early bird rates apply so be sure to register soon!
Camp gift certificates (available in $25 increments) can be purchased at our online shop or at any of the five council shops.