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Events

Jul
2
Wed
Service Center & Shops Closed
Jul 2 – Jul 4 all-day

The service centers and shops are closed in observance of Independence Day.

Aug
4
Mon
Council Shops & Online Shop Closed for Inventory
Aug 4 – Aug 8 all-day

All council shops and the online shop are closed for inventory.

Aug
16
Sat
Council Shops Sidewalk Sale
Aug 16 @ 5:00 am – 10:00 am

The council shops in Asheville, Hickory, Gastonia and the Triad are open today for a huge sidewalk sale!

Aug
23
Sat
ALFaree @ Camp Pisgah
Aug 23 @ 5:30 am – 1:00 pm

An enrichment, skill building and update event for Adult Learning Facilitators (ALFs) and the Larger Learning Team. A chance to meet, work with and learn from other facilitators across the council.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 7, 2014

FEE: $5

BRING: Notebook and pen (overnight gear if needed!)

MIN/MAX: 20/60

Sep
1
Mon
Service Center & Shops Closed
Sep 1 all-day

The service centers and shops are closed in observance of Labor Day.

Sep
6
Sat
Tenting @ Cedarock Park
Sep 6 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am

Required of an adult before taking a troop camping where girls sleep in tents or at a location outside of GSCP2P camp. Includes tents, tarps, knots. Learn how to partner with girls to tent camp.

Pre-requisites: Be Safe, Be Ready online courses, Fire Building and Outdoor Cooking OR also register to take Fire Building and Outdoor Cooking on the same day. Staying overnight is optional. Facilitators will be staying overnight and during the evening will be offering banana boats, along with tips and anecdotes on camping with young girls. 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 21, 2014

FEE: $10

BRING: Clothing for weather. If staying overnight, bring sleeping bag/pad, plastic or metal dishes, toiletries, etc.

MIN/MAX: 6/20

Fire Building @ Cedarock Park
Sep 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camp stoves and 3-match fires, safety and simple tools- you’ll be prepared for guiding girls in building fires. Add Outdoor Cooking to complete the Cook Out License.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 21, 2014

FEE: $10

BRING: Pocketknife

MIN/MAX: 6/20

Outdoor Cooking @ Cedarock Park
Sep 6 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Cooking a simple meal on fire and camp stove, sanitation and food storage- you’ll be prepared to guide girls to cook outdoors. This course completes the Cook Out License, allowing girls to build and cook over fires.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 21, 2014

FEE: $10

BRING: Plastic or metal dishes/silverware in a mesh bag (an onion or orange bag works great!)

MIN/MAX: 6/20

Sep
13
Sat
Camping License Update @ Arbor at Denver United Methodist Church
Sep 13 @ 5:00 am – 8:00 am

Cook Out and Camp licenses must be renewed every five years. Take this course if you earned your Camp License in the 2009-10 membership year.

Pre-requisites: Current camp licenses and Be Safe, Be Ready online courses. 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 28, 2014

FEE: $5

BRING: Pocketknife

MIN/MAX: 4/20

Asheville Shop Open @ Asheville Council Shop
Sep 13 @ 6:00 am – 10:00 am