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Apr
30
Sat
Advanced Camping Skills @ Catawba Meadows Park
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

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If you’ve taken all the basic outdoor courses, here’s your chance for some advanced outdoor skills including maps, compasses, lashing and water purification. Prerequisite: Camp License

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 18, 2016

FEE: $10

MIN/MAX: 5/10

BRING: Pocketknife

Be Smart, Be Safe – Danger Aware @ Groce United Methodist Church
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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A she and me event, girls bring an adult female role model (mom, grandma, aunt, friend, etc.) to learn how to even the playing field if you find yourself in a physical confrontation. Discover common sense techniques and develop situational awareness. This is NOT a martial arts class. We will train you physically, mentally and emotionally to stay safe. Program is instructed by Denise Wilbanks, a mom, teacher and crisis counselor. She has taught self-defense for more than 10 years, kickboxing for 20 years and has published a book on self-defense. She is driven to teach women how to defend themselves and empower them to stay safe.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors (grades 6-12) and mothers/important female role models

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 16, 2016

GIRL FEE: $42

ADULT FEE: $2

BRING: wear comfortable clothes for activity

May
7
Sat
Archery Instructor @ The Girl Scout Learning Center
May 7 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

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Archery course meets requirements for USA Archery Association Level 1 Archery Instructor.  Includes: use of equipment, techniques of shooting, safety and injury prevention. Participants receive National Archery Association manual to keep.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 25, 2016

FEE: $40 Girl Scouts/ $60 non-Girl Scouts

BRING: Notebook & pen, lunch, snacks, dinner and drinks for the day, unbreakable cup and pocketknife.

Fire Building @ Keyauwee Program Center
May 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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Learn how to use camp stoves and 3-match fires, safety and simple tools. You’ll be prepared for guiding girls in building fires.

Pre-requisites: Be Safe, Be Ready: Outings and Overnights and Be Safe, Be Ready: Girl Planning

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 25, 2016

FEE: $10

BRING: pocketknife

Outdoor Adventure @ Keyauwee Program Center
May 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

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Girl Scouts is in-tents, and we’ve got badges to prove it! Spend the day with us at KPC earning your new GSUSA Outdoor Badge! Girl Scout Brownies will go on an outdoor adventure while Girl Scout Cadettes will spend the day testing their archery skills and Girl Scout Seniors will explore the world of boats! Event will meet all requirements towards earning Girl Scout level appropriate Outdoor Badge.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Brownies, Cadettes, Seniors (grades 2-3; 6-10)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 23, 2016

GIRL FEE: $15

BRING: Brownies and Cadettes – bag lunch, day pack, water bottle, rain gear, tennis shoes and suitable clothes for the weather; Seniors – bag lunch, day pack, water bottle, swimsuit, towel, water shoes, change of clothes, rain gear, tennis shoes and suitable clothes for the weather

Program Aide Training @ Girl Scout Learning Center
May 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Get ready to put leadership skills into action! This leadership development course will prepare girls to serve as Program Aides and earn their Program Aide recognition.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes (grades 6-8)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 23, 2016

GIRL FEE: $5

BRING: pen, notebook, bag lunch, water bottle

Outdoor Cooking @ Keyauwee Program Center
May 7 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

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Cooking a simple meal on fire and camp stove, sanitation and food storage. You’ll be prepared to guide girls to cook outdoors.

Pre-requisites: Be Safe, Be Ready: Outings and Overnights and Be Safe, Be Ready: Girl Planning, Fire Building

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 25, 2016

FEE: $10

BRING: plastic or metal dishes/silverware in a mesh bag (onion bag is great!)

Survivalist: Session II @ Camp Pisgah
May 7 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

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Want to learn more about survival skills? Of course you do! Join us for a fun session exploring creative ways to build fires and shelters. Even make your own survival kit. Enjoy a tasty snack while earning part of a badge. Cadettes will earn part of their New Cuisines badge and Seniors will earn part of their Locavore badge.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors (grades 6-10) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 23, 2016

GIRL FEE: $15

ADULT FEE: $15

BRING: day pack, water bottle, pocket knife, rain gear, tennis shoes and suitable clothes for the weather

 

May
15
Sun
2016 GSCP2P Girl and Adult Recognition Celebration @ Three locations; please refer to details below
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Each year, we honor our Gold and Silver Award recipients, as well as our volunteers who have achieved a Board-Approved award at an annual recognition event. Family and friends gather to recognize the service and leadership of girls who earn Girl Scouting’s highest awards and volunteers alike.

Invitations are sent to award recipients in April. All award recipients who wish to attend must RSVP. Attire for award recipients is a unifying look that includes sash/vest for displaying official pins and awards, combined with a solid white shirt and khaki pants/skirt or an official adult uniform. No shorts or flip flops.

Three locations have been selected for your convenience:

North Carolina Arboretum
100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way
Asheville, NC  28806

Greensboro College
Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel
815 W. Market St.
Greensboro, NC  27401

First United Methodist Church
Christian Life Center
311 Third Ave. NE
Hickory, NC  28601

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors (grades 6-12) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 11, 2016

FEE: Award recipient is free. $5 per person through April 25; $10 per person between April 26-May 11

May
21
Sat
Myrtle Waves Girl Scout Day @ Myrtle Waves Water Park
May 21 all-day