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Events

February – March 2014

Feb
27
Thu
Art Around The World @ Hickory Museum of Art
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

In celebration of World Thinking Day, girls will make art from around the globe. You will create a Chinese dragon using shiny papers, glitter and markers. An African mask will be made from paper, paint and raffia. Learn a bit about the Hmong culture from the Museum’s traveling trunk that includes clothing and other artifacts. To register, e-mail Ginny Zellmer at gzellmer@hickorymuseumofart.org or call 828-327-8576. Payment due at time of registration.

GRADE LEVEL: Girl Scout Juniors (grades 4-5) and troop leaders

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 10, 2014

GIRL FEE: $6

GIRL MIN/MAX: 10/25

Mar
2
Sun
Keyauwee Open House @ Keyauwee Program Center
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come meet the 2014 summer staff, check out the facilities, where the girls will stay and leave with your questions answered.

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

GIRL FEE: Free

ADULT FEE: Free

Mar
8
Sat
Alamance County Traveling Circus @ Macedonia Lutheran Church
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Three circus performances last year have grown to six this year! Enjoy a tempting taste of Leaderee/Trainfest/Leaderfest close to home. After this nibble, you’re bound to want more!

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 20, 2014

FEE: Free; some courses have supply fees

MIN/MAX: Stokes 20/80; Rutherford 15/60; Guilford 15/40; Henderson 20/60; Alamance 20/80; Mooresville 15/60

BRING: notebook and pen

Workshops include:

  • CPR
  • First Aid
Mom And I @ Keyauee Program Center
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – Mar 9 @ 10:00 am

This is a special chance for some one-on-one mother-daughter bonding. Enjoy all your favorite activities and make some great crafts to remember your weekend. We’ll provide all your meals, staff and supplies. Fee includes a patch.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 20, 2014

GIRL FEE: $50

ADULT FEE: $50

GIRL MIN/MAX: 25/60

ADULT MIN/MAX: 25/60

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

Child and Adult CPR, AED @ REI, Asheville
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 20, 2014

FEE: $35

MIN/MAX: 6/24

First Aid @ REI
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 20, 2014

FEE: $25

MIN/MAX: 6/24

Bugs, Bugs, Bugs! @ The North Carolina Arboretum, Asheville
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Bugs help us in lots of cool ways. Explore the world of bugs with the staff at the NC Arboretum to learn what these little creatures do. Take a bug hike to see how many kinds of bugs you can find along the way. Find out about good bugs and bad bugs. 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 (grades 2-3) and troop leaders

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 21, 2014

GIRL FEE: $10

GIRL MIN/MAX: 1/20

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

 

 

 

 

Mar
10
Mon
Print Making @ Hickory Museum of Art
Mar 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

We’ll combine printmaking and collage in this unique art quest. Using old books and tissue paper as a background and then make our own plated to print. We’ll also try some monoprints on the large HMA printing press. To register, e-mail Ginny Zellmer at gzellmer@hickorymuseumofart.org or call 828-327-8576. Payment due at time of registration.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 24, 2014

GIRL FEE: $6

GIRL MIN/MAX: 10/25

Mar
11
Tue
Print Making @ Hickory Museum of Art
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

We’ll combine printmaking and collage in this unique art quest. Using old books and tissue paper as a background and then make our own plated to print. We’ll also try some monoprints on the large HMA printing press. To register, e-mail Ginny Zellmer at gzellmer@hickorymuseumofart.org or call 828-327-8576. Payment due at time of registration.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 24, 2014

GIRL FEE: $6

GIRL MIN/MAX: 10/25

Print Making @ Hickory Museum of Art
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

We’ll combine printmaking and collage in this unique art quest. Using old books and tissue paper as a background and then make our own plated to print. We’ll also try some monoprints on the large HMA printing press. To register, e-mail Ginny Zellmer at gzellmer@hickorymuseumofart.org or call 828-327-8576. Payment due at time of registration.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: February 24, 2014

GIRL FEE: $6

GIRL MIN/MAX: 10/25