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Events

December 2013 – January 2014

Dec
7
Sat
Bricks 4 Kidz: Simple Machines @ Hickory Service Center, Hickory
Dec 7 @ 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: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Geocacher & Hiker @ The North Carolina Arboretum, Asheville
Dec 7 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Girl Scout Juniors will enjoy a high-tech scavenger hunt through The North Carolina Arboretum while earning the Geocacher badge. Plan a trip, learn about caches, trade items and explore the trails. This program is designed for Juniors, but if Brownies are in attendance they will have the option of earning the Hiker badge. Girls are welcome to attend without adults in attendance. Arboretum educators serve as adults required for safety ratios. Girl Scouts are encouraged with groups/troops that register together to meet safety ratios. Register online at www.ncarboretumregistration.org. Contact Jonathan Marchal, Youth Education Coordinator, at 828-665-2492 ext. 228 with questions.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Brownies, Juniors (grades 2-5) and troop leaders

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 22, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 1/20

BRING: suitable clothes for the weather, water bottle, completed permission/health form for girls attending individually

 

Bricks 4 Kidz: Healthy Living @ Hickory Service Center, Hickory
Dec 7 @ 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: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Dec
8
Sun
Cookie Kickoff @ Girl Scout Learning Center, Colfax
Dec 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Get pumped up for the cookie program! Girls will learn how to set motivating goals, sample the brand new cookie flavor and complete several requirements for their Cookie Business badge in the Girl’s Guides! The cookie rally is a high-energy, good time with games, prizes and fun for all age levels! *PLEASE NOTE: The two events at the Girl Scout Learning Center are divided by different age levels.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $5

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 25/150

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/50

COLFAX – GIRL MIN/MAX: 50/200
ADULT MIN/MAX: 10/75

Cookie Kickoff @ TBD
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Get pumped up for the cookie program! Girls will learn how to set motivating goals, sample the brand new cookie flavor and complete several requirements for their Cookie Business badge in the Girl’s Guides! The cookie rally is a high-energy, good time with games, prizes and fun for all age levels! *PLEASE NOTE: The two events at the Girl Scout Learning Center are divided by different age levels.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $5

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 25/150

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/50

COLFAX – GIRL MIN/MAX: 50/200
ADULT MIN/MAX: 10/75

Cookie Kickoff @ TBD
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Get pumped up for the cookie program! Girls will learn how to set motivating goals, sample the brand new cookie flavor and complete several requirements for their Cookie Business badge in the Girl’s Guides! The cookie rally is a high-energy, good time with games, prizes and fun for all age levels! *PLEASE NOTE: The two events at the Girl Scout Learning Center are divided by different age levels.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $5

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 25/150

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/50

COLFAX – GIRL MIN/MAX: 50/200
ADULT MIN/MAX: 10/75

Dec
14
Sat
Christmas With The Gordons @ Harper House/Hickory History Center
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

How would Juliette Gordon Low celebrate Christmas when she was a girl? Visit us at Harper House/Hickory History Center and find out. We will tour Harper House decorated in Victorian splendor, make a gift for your parents, have a snack and listen to a story that Juliette would have heard when she was young. To register, send payment and registration form to: Harper House/Hickory History Center, 310 N Center St., Hickory, NC 28601. Include the ages of the girls.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 29, 2013

GIRL FEE: $8

ADULT FEE: $8

GIRL MIN/MAX: 15/35

ADULT MIN/MAX: 2/10

Christmas With The Gordons @ Harper House/Hickory History Center
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

How would Juliette Gordon Low celebrate Christmas when she was a girl? Visit us at Harper House/Hickory History Center and find out. We will tour Harper House decorated in Victorian splendor, make a gift for your parents, have a snack and listen to a story that Juliette would have heard when she was young. To register, send payment and registration form to: Harper House/Hickory History Center, 310 N Center St., Hickory, NC 28601. Include the ages of the girls.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 29, 2013

GIRL FEE: $8

ADULT FEE: $8

GIRL MIN/MAX: 15/35

ADULT MIN/MAX: 2/10

Jan
3
Fri
Girl Scout Cookie Lock-In @ Waynesville Recreation Center
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 4 @ 6:30 pm

The 2014 Girl Scout Cookie Lock-In will be an exciting night where girls will work on cookie badges, make media and cookie sale materials and meet new friends.  Troops will have pool time, free time and fun activities.  Late night, there will be a choice of movies and snacks.  Waynesville Recreation Center has a pool with a slide,  a bouldering wall and ping pong tables.  So join us games, snacks, badge work, new friends, SWAPS, movies, media blitz and cookie mayhem!

GRADE LEVEL: All Girl Scouts (Daisies through Ambassadors)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: December 1, 2013

FEE: $20 per girl- Make checks payable to Service Unit 114- Haywood Girl Scouts. Payment and registration should be mailed to: GS Event Specialist, 29 Sunset Street, Waynesville, NC 28786

BRING: Please eat supper before the event.  Bring your bathing suit, towel, bedroll and teddy bear.   Bring a new or gently used toy to donate for the service project.

Jan
10
Fri
Snacks Camp In! @ Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
Jan 10 @ 5:00 pm – Jan 11 @ 10:00 am

Join us for a fun-filled overnight at CMWS! Enjoy a pizza dinner, light snack and continental breakfast. Girls will earn the SNACKS legacy badge and a special CMWS Scout patch. To register, e-mail Christine Simonson at csimonson@childrensmuseumofws.org or call 336-723-9111 ext. 203.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Brownies

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: December 5, 2013

GIRL FEE: $35

ADULT FEE: $15

GIRL MIN/MAX: 30/80

ADULT MIN/MAX: 5/15

BRING: sleeping bag, pillow, flashlights, pajamas, toiletries, change of clothes, water bottle