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Events

November – December 2013

Nov
19
Tue
Cookies 101 @ Girl Scout Learning Center
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn the terminology of cookies, basics of SNAP, responsibilities of the Troop Cookie Manager, girl recognitions and troop proceeds. Troop Cookie Managers should also attend Service Unit Cookie Training (this course is not designed to replace Service Unit Cookie Training).

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 13, 2013

FEE: Free

Nov
21
Thu
Cookies 101 @ First United Methodist Church
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn the terminology of cookies, basics of SNAP, responsibilities of the Troop Cookie Manager, girl recognitions and troop proceeds. Troop Cookie Managers should also attend Service Unit Cookie Training (this course is not designed to replace Service Unit Cookie Training).

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 18, 2013

FEE: Free

Nov
23
Sat
Camp Golden Valley Farewell Event @ Camp Golden Valley
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Come say goodbye to Camp Golden Valley with a traditional Golden Valley Camporee. Activities begin at 10 a.m. and end with a campfire in the evening. A traditional campfire stew will be served. There will be boating, roller skating, crafts, Scout’s Own, hiking, reminiscing, a silent auction, archery and camping. For more information, contact Anne Watkins at 336-369-7422.

If you plan to spend the night, please contact e-mail Christina Brunner or call her at 337-274-8491 to give her names and number of people. Space assignments for camping will be made by the planning committee after November 13. 

Nov
24
Sun
Camp Sunshine Planning Meeting 2 @ Camp Ginger Cascades, Lenoir
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This second planning meeting, staff will focus on camper marketing and possible donation needs and how to solicit for them. (See September online calendar for detailed description.)

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors (grades 7-12) and troop leaders

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 14, 2013

GIRL FEE: $5

ADULT FEE: Free

GIRL MIN/MAX: 1/100

ADULT MIN/MAX: 1/50

Nov
30
Sat
Inside Look at Christmas Town USA @ Pharr Family YMCA
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm

In addition to the activities described in the “Behind the Scenes of Christmas Town USA” program listing, girls will lend a hand at McAdenville’s innagural 5-k and 1-mile fun run on Novemer 30 and attend the town’s holiday party after viewing the lights on December 3. 

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 17, 2013

FEE: $5

MIN/MAX: 5/20

BRING: Wear warm clothes and comfortable shoes 

Dec
2
Mon
Cookies 101 @ Hickory Service Center
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn the terminology of cookies, basics of SNAP, responsibilities of the Troop Cookie Manager, girl recognitions and troop proceeds. Troop Cookie Managers should also attend Service Unit Cookie Training (this course is not designed to replace Service Unit Cookie Training).

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 20, 2013

FEE: Free

Dec
3
Tue
Behind-the-Scenes of Christmas Town USA @ Pharr Family YMCA
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

In a typical season, more than 600,000 visitors view the lights of McAdenville, generating an annual impact of $11.8 million on the local economy. Join city planners, long-time residents and representatives from the company responsible for stringing all those lights on October 1st for a behind-the-scenes look at Christmas Town USA. Then, join your sister Girl Scouts for a stroll through McAdenville to enjoy the lights on December 3. 

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 17, 2013

FEE: $2

MIN/MAX: 10/25

BRING: Warm clothes and walking shoes 

Inside Look at Christmas Town USA @ Pharr Family YMCA
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

In addition to the activities described in the “Behind the Scenes of Christmas Town USA” program listing, girls will lend a hand at McAdenville’s innagural 5-k and 1-mile fun run on Novemer 30 and attend the town’s holiday party after viewing the lights on December 3. 

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 17, 2013

FEE: $5

MIN/MAX: 5/20

BRING: Wear warm clothes and comfortable shoes 

Cookies 101 @ Asheville Service Center
Dec 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn the terminology of cookies, basics of SNAP, responsibilities of the Troop Cookie Manager, girl recognitions and troop proceeds. Troop Cookie Managers should also attend Service Unit Cookie Training (this course is not designed to replace Service Unit Cookie Training).

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 20, 2013

FEE: Free

Dec
5
Thu
Bricks 4 Kidz: Simple Machines @ Hickory Service Center, Hickory
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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