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Events

November – December 2013

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. 

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

Dec
6
Fri
Bricks 4 Kidz: Healthy Living @ Hickory Service Center, Hickory
Dec 6 @ 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: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

Dec
7
Sat
Bricks 4 Kidz: Life Science/ Naturalist @ Hickory Service Center, Hickory
Dec 7 @ 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: November 21, 2013

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 12/30

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