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Events

October – November 2013

Oct
26
Sat
Dad and I @ Keyauwee Program Center, Sophia
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – Oct 27 @ 10:00 am

Grab your dad and head down to camp to enjoy all your favorite activities from boats to climbing wall to archery, as well as do some pumpkin carving! We’ll provide all meals, staff and supplies – you just bring yourself! Fee includes a patch.

GRADE LEVEL: All Girl Scouts (grades K-12) and fathers

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 10, 2013

GIRL FEE: $50

ADULT FEE: $50

GIRL MIN/MAX: 25/75

ADULT MIN/MAX: 25/75

BRING: sleeping bag, pillow, flashlight, pajamas, toiletries, change of clothes, water bottle, rain gear, tennis shoes and suitable clothes for the weather

 

Oct
27
Sun
National Chemistry Day Celebration @ Girl Scout Learning Center, Colfax
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Central North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society is pleased to announce that it will sponsor “Chemistry Day” where local businesses and universities have teamed up to bring a number of activities exploring the positive impacts of chemistry and communicating the importance of chemistry to our quality of life. The fun will include hands-on activities, chemistry shows by UNCG, demonstrations from local business and colleges, badge work and snacks, drinks and various goodies. Come have some fun, and learn how we use chemistry every day!

GRADE LEVEL: All Girl Scouts (grades K-12) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 24, 2013

GIRL FEE: Free

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 20/400

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/100

Nov
1
Fri
Bricks 4 Kidz: Healthy Living @ TBD
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

After an interactive discussion on the importance of physical fitness, we will build dancer and gymnast models. Watch your models perform as they illustrate flexibility, agility, balance and endurance. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 17, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Nov
2
Sat
Fall Girl Scout Day at Chimney Rock Park @ Chimney Rock Park
Nov 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm

Enjoy the day exploring Chimney Rock Park. Nearly 1,000 acres make an interesting backdrop to a variety of nature programs that are both informative and fun! Visit www.chimneyrockpark.com for details of programs offered. Morning programs are appropriate for all ages. To register, call 828-625-9611. If you have questions prior to the event, contact Emily Walker at education@chimneyrockpark.com or call 828-625-4697 ext. 2.

GRADE LEVEL: All Girl Scouts (grades K-12) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: N/A

GIRL FEE: $15

ADULT FEE: $12

BRING: bag lunch or purchase at nearby café; wear sturdy shoes

Bricks 4 Kidz: Life Science/ Naturalist @ TBD
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Explore the fascinating science of living things and build engaging models of caterpillars and butterflies. If you love creatures, this is the class for you. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 17, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Bricks 4 Kidz: Simple Machines @ TBD
Nov 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

What playground fixture is a type of simple machine? What Bricks 4 Kidz’ invention utilizes another simple machine that can actually crinkle paper with the flip of a switch? Find out during this one-of-a-kind class. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 17, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Bricks 4 Kidz: Healthy Living @ Camp Rotary
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

After an interactive discussion on the importance of physical fitness, we will build dancer and gymnast models. Watch your models perform as they illustrate flexibility, agility, balance and endurance. To register, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/gaston.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 17, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Nov
16
Sat
Intro to Theatre Workshop & Mulan Jr. Production @ Flat Rock Playhouse
Nov 16 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

Flat Rock Playhouse presents a behind-the-scenes theatre workshop for Girl Scouts and access to Disney’s Mulan Jr. production by the YouTheatre students. Pre-show workshop activities include theatre movement, games and communication. Find your  voice, learn to project and also sing with a group. Discover your acting skills! Tour the main stage, costume, props and art education building. 

The workshop runs from 9:30 a.m.- Noon at the Flat Rock Playhouse main stage. Please plan to arrive by 9:15 a.m. The Mulan Jr. production will run from 2-4:30 p.m. at the Playhouse downtown (125 South Main Street, Hendersonville). Lunch is on your own and you will have to have transportation between the two sites. 

GRADE LEVEL: All Girl Scouts (grades k-12)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 28, 2013

FEE: $22 per  girl/ $20 per adult 

It’s Your World, Change It! @ Keyauwee Program Center, Sophia
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Come to camp for the day and do a variety of activities pulled from the It’s Your World, Change It! Journey and the Using Your Resources Wisely petal. The whole journey will not be completed in this day. PLEASE NOTE: You can also stay overnight, with dinner, breakfast and activities provided through 11 a.m. on Sunday morning for an extra $20/per girl.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies (grades K-3) and troop leaders, parents

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 31, 2013

GIRL FEE: $15

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 25/150

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/30

BRING: bag lunch, water bottle

My Empowered Self- A Self Portrait @ Art Blooms
Nov 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Do you dream of leading a wild elephant safari, training a bottle nose dolphin, playing singles at Wimbledon, back packing through Europe, accepting the Nobel Peace Prize or solving a mystery at the Smithsonian? You’ve got the power! Create a 16 x 20 mixed media self portrait of you in action achieving your goal. We’ll use artist acrylic paints, a photograph, and a ton of imagination to create a portrait of your empowered self! You may bring a snack and drink. Dress for a mess!

GRADE LEVEL: All Girl Scouts (grades K-12)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 4, 2013

FEE: $27

MIN/MAX: 5/25