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Apr
26
Sat
Go Comparison Shopping @ Girl Scout Learning Center, Colfax
Apr 26 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Girls will learn how to read a fact sheet on each college and do a comparison. They will choose one out of their three chosen colleges to sit in a circle and explain in detail why they chose this college as their favorite. Each girl in the circle will think of a PRO and a CON. Everyone will share their stories. This workshop meets Step 3 requirement for Financing My Future. A snack will be provided.

Assignment: Select three colleges that interest you and e-mail to pat@collegefundinginnovations.com by the registration deadline.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Seniors, Ambassadors (grades 9-12) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 22, 2014

GIRL FEE: $10

ADULT FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 6/25

ADULT MIN/MAX: 6/25

BRING: notebook and pen; select three colleges that interest you and e-mail to pat@collegefundinginnovations.com by the registration deadline

 

 

Junior Jamboree @ Appalachian State University, Holmes Convocation Center
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come spend the day on the beautiful campus of Appalachian State University and work with students from the Recreation Management program to help you kick-start your Get Moving! Journey in a day of investigating high-energy fun! You’ll be inspired to make a change at home AND in your community!

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Juniors (grades 4-5) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 10, 2014

GIRL FEE: $15

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 15/150

ADULT MIN/MAX: 3/50

BRING: details included in confirmation

Explore Your Financial Aid Options @ Girl Scout Learning Center, Colfax
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Learn about different types of financial aid. Know the important terminology so you can understand the pros and cons of each. Learn the seven factors that FAFSA uses. Learn how schools use your financial aid eligibility and what percent of that they may give. Compare the three colleges you selected to analyze their award history. Families of attendees are eligible for a complimentary financial aid analysis. This workshop meets Step 4 badge requirements for Financing My Future.

Assignment: Select three colleges that interest you and e-mail to pat@collegefundinginnovations.com by the registration deadline.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Seniors, Ambassadors (grades 9-12) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 21, 2014

GIRL FEE: $10

ADULT FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 6/25

ADULT MIN/MAX: 6/25

BRING: notebook and pen; select three colleges that interest you and e-mail to pat@collegefundinginnovations.com by the registration deadline

 

Apr
28
Mon
Techbridge: Crazy Carnival @ Hickory Service Center, Hickory
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Welcome to a crazy carnival of your own creation. Explore simple machines as you build a merry-go-round, a bean-bag toss and a race car. Levers, pulleys, screws and gears abound as you engineer the ultimate playground. *Girls must attend both sessions (April 28 and May 5) to complete this Techbridge Box. 

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors (grades 4-12) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 7, 2014

GIRL FEE: $8

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 10/25

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/5

May
1
Thu
Bricks 4 Kidz: Energy Is Everywhere @ Hickory Service Center
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Energy is essential to almost everything we do – from the lights in our homes and classrooms, to the gasoline that fuels our cars. This class explores sources of energy, including wind and hydroelectric power. Build models of a windmill and a water wheel! To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.
GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, Juniors (grades K-5)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 17, 2014

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

CONTACT: To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

May
2
Fri
Bricks 4 Kidz: Sports Spectacular! @ Hickory Service Center
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Let the games begin! Learn about the origin of two popular sports and then create your own models of these games. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, Juniors (grades K-5)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 17, 2014

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

CONTACT: To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

Bricks 4 Kidz: Sports Spectacular! @ To Be Determined, Gastonia
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Let the games begin! Learn about the origin of two popular sports and then create your own models of these games. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, Juniors (grades K-5)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 1, 2014

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

CONTACT: To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

May
3
Sat
Bricks 4 Kidz: Amazing Animals @ Hickory Service Center
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Celebrate the wonders of the Animal Kingdom. Learn fascinating facts about your favorite creatures, build the models, and then bring them to life by making them move. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston. 

 

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, Juniors (grades K-5)

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 17 

 

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

 

CONTACT: To register, please visit .

Bricks 4 Kidz: Amusement Park Mania @ Hickory Service Center
May 3 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Get your ticket to ride at Bricks 4 Kidz very own amusement park! Learn how to make things spin, roll, turn and rock with these motorized models. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

 REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 17

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Bricks 4 Kidz: Spin Art and Jewelry Making @ Hickory Service Center
May 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Create works of art using ordinary objects! Build a spin art model and use it to create an original piece. Afterwards, create custom jewelry out of LEGOS®. Girls will take home the jewelry that they create in this class. ($2 lab fee is already included in the program fee.) To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, Juniors (grades K-5)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 17, 2014

GIRL FEE: $12

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30