GSCNC Association 37 – Frederick, Maryland
GSCNCAssociation 37 – Frederick, Maryland

Activities and Events for Cadettes

More opportunities for teens are available through council at the Teen Edition.

 

Interested in other Activities and Events just for Teens go to the FROG (Frederick Older Girls) website for more information.

September 2019

Self Defense for Girls

Registration Due August 28,2019

Date:  September 7, 2019

Time:  11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location:  Zion Lutheran Church, Middletown, MD

Cost:  $9.00 Per Girl Scout

 

Learn the basics of self-defense inthis seminar.  Content is considered mature.  Scenarios depicting violence against women will be discussed.


Space is limited, so please complete the registration belowand mail beforeAugust 28, 2019.


Water, Patch, and SnackProvided.  Please bring a toiletry itemfor the food bank.  Dress in clothing that will allow you tomove. No open toe shoes!  Girls will actively participate.  If you have questions contact Jennie at Troop81327@gmail.com

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Cadette Netiquette Badge Workshop

Date:  September 15, 2019

Time:  1:30-3:00 PM PM

Location:  

Cost:  $10.00

 

Our digital world makes it easy to stay in touch and share friendships, memories, and ideas. But we've all heard embarrassing stories in which people wish they'd never hit the "send" button. Once you've put it out there, it never goes away. But you can use that to your benefit, too. This badge is all about knowing how to make positive choices in the online world.

 

 

Workshop includes badge and materials.

 

Questions? Contact Katie - kbishop@newhopepartnership.org.

 

Register here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0c49acaf2d6-cadette

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Cadette Comic Artist Badge Workshop

Registration due 9.6.2019

Date:  September 20, 2019

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac Woods, Leesburg, VA

Cost:  $23.00

Newspaper cartoons, comic books, graphic novels . . . comic art is a broad, exciting, and growing field.  Comics are sometimes described as “sequential art,” though some are only one panel.  So, what is a comic, exactly?  It’s a visual story told however you would like to tell it.  Go for t!

 

All registrations are due by September 6, 2019. Girls must be present and particapting to earn badge and receive materials.  Girls in 6-12 grade welcome to attend.

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Cadette Woodworker Badge Workshop 

Registration Due9.15.2019

Date:  September 29, 2019

Time:  2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac Woods, Leesburg, VA

Cost:  $30.00

 

Woodworking gives you a feeling of accomplishment – you can make stylish, useful things for yourself and others.  Plus, it’s fun!  In this badge, add to your talents with a skill girl Scouts have been refining for 100 years – the ability to do it yourself.  You’ll develop or refine your skills with a hammer, saw, and level, and complete the badge by creating a fantastic and unique wooden piece of your own design.

Girls in 6th –8th grade are invited to attend Badge Workshop. 

 

Registrations due on 9/15/2019.  Location information available on 6.29.2019.  Girls in 6-12 grade welcome to attend.

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October 2019

Cadette Quest LiA Workshop

Registration Due 9.27.2019

Date:  October 11, 18 & 19, 2019

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM (Meetings) & 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM Brownie Journey Event

Location:  Trinity UMC, Frederick, MD

Cost:  $32.00

 

Cadette Girl Scouts can earn their LIA Award through planning session activities  and  then presenting them to Brownies at Journey Event.  Girls will complete all requirements for the LIA Award by attending both planning meetings October 11th and 18th  as well as running sessions at the Brownie “World of Girls” Journey event on October 19, 2019.

 

Only Cadette Girls Scouts in 7th and 8th grade who are mature enough to work with other Cadettes and younger girls with limited adult supervision should register for this Workshop and Event.

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December 2019

Locavore Badge Workshop

Regstration due November 22, 2019

Date:  December 7, 2019

Time:  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brigthon Woods

Cost:  $30.00

 

A locavore is someone committed to eating locally grown, seasonal foods. The efforts of locavores can be important – and delicious – steps toward healthful eating, helping in the environment, and supporting local farmers. Ready to try it out?

 

Registration closes on 11/23/2019.  Girls in 8th -12th  grade welcome to attend, 8th graders whould have earned the New Cuisines Badge.  Please check back after 9.7.2019 for more information and location.

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Cadette Budgeting Badge Workshop

Registration Due November 29, 2019

Date:  December 13, 2019

Time:  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brigthon Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

There are many ways to spend your money.  Should you buy that new book you’ve had your eye on or save up for a weekend of fun with friends?  There’s a simple way to help decide:  Make a budge—a plan for spending and saving money.  This badge will help you learn to create a budge that is right for you.

 

Girls in 6-12 grade are welcome to attend.  Check back after 9.13.2019 for location and more information.

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Cadette Think Big Badge Workshop

Registration Due December 4, 2019

Date:  December 20, 2019

Time:  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brigthon Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

When you earn the Financial Literacy badge called Financing My Dreams, you learn to think about your future.  Now, it’s time to think big about your cookie business!  When you earn this Cookie Business badge, you’ll know how to take your business plan to a whole new level.

 

More information will be available on this workshop after 9.19.2019 when campsite reservation has been made. Girls in 6-12 grade welcome to attend.

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January 2019

Collage Artist Badge Workshop

Registration due December 22, 2019

Date:  January 5, 2020

Time:  2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Check back after 10.5.2019 for Location information.  Location will be GSCNC Camp Potomac Woods, Leesburg, VA (1st choice) or Camp Brighton Woods (2nd choice).

No matter what you do with your collage, there won’t be another just like it in the world.  Everything – from the materials you choose to how they are assembled – is up to you.  Get Ready to see the creative possibility in everyday objects.  This badge is an opportunity to make art as unique as you are.

 

All registrations are due by 12/22/2019.  Teens in 8-12 grade welcome to attend.

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Cadette Business Plan Badge Workshop

Registration Due December 27,  2020

Date:  January 10, 2020

Time:  2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

When you earn the Financial Literacy badge called Budgeting, you find out how to keep track of your money so that you can use it wisely.  Basically, a budget is a plan for using your own money.  When you run a business, you need a plan for the overall business, including the money you earn and how you want to use it.  Create one in this badge!

 

Location information available 10.10.2019.  Girls in 6-12 grade welcome to attend.

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Cadette Comparison Shopping Badge Workshop

Registration Due January 3, 2020

Date:  January 17, 2020

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00 

 

From cardigans to cars, you can buy just about everything online these days.  Even if you end up buying an item in an actual store, you can use the Internet to compare prices and find the best deal.  Although online shopping is convenient, there are certain things to know so you can make sure that you’re paying a fair price and don’t fall victim to a fraud!

 

Location information avialable 10.17.2019.  Teens in 6-12 grade welcome to attend.

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Cadette First Aid Badge Workshop

Registration due January 5, 2020

Date:  January 19, 2020

Time:  2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $25.00

 

As you get older, you’ll find yourself in charge more and more.  That means you need to know what to do if people around you get sick or hurt.  Find ut how to deal with minor injuries and illnesses and how to tell when the problem is more serious in this badge.

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Cadette Financing My Dreams Badge Workshop

Registration Due January 10, 2020

Date:  January 24, 2020

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Now, you can use some of what you learned to create a strong advertisement and marketing message for your cookie sale.

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Cadette Marketing Badge Workshop

Registration due January 17, 2020

Date:  January 31, 2020

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Now, you can use some of what you learned to create a strong advertisement and marketing message for your cookie sale.

Sign Up!
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Cadette Netiquette Badge Workshop

Registration due February 14, 2020

 

Date:  February 28, 2020

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Our digital  world makes it easy to stay in touch and share friendships, memories, and ideas.  But we’ve all heard embarrassing stories in which people wish they had never hit the “send” button.  Once you have put it out there, it never goes away.  But you can use that to your benefit too.  This badge is all about knowing how to make positive choices in the online world. 

Sign Up!
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March 2020

Cadette New Cusisines Badge Workshop

Registration Due March 15, 2020

Date:  March 29, 2020

Time:  2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $30.00

 

Culinary possibilities are as diverse as the globe of people who cook them.  Wherever you go in the world, a version of pocket bread holds something delicious, and your sweet tooth can be satisfied with everything from date syrup to lingonberry jam.  In this badge, cook up four dishes from across time and distance, and find out where your taste buds want to travel!

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April 2020

Cadette Finding Common Ground Badge Workshop

Registration Due March 20, 2020

Date:  April 3, 2020

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Democratic governments exist to help citizens with differing opinions find common ground – the place where people’s thoughts, opinions, and beliefs intersect.  Whether it’s Congress, your state, or the local town council, elected leaders often have to make trade-offs  - giving up some things they favor to gain support for others.  In this badge, investigate how our government does it – and how you can, too.

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Cadette Think Like an Engineer Journey Workshop

                                         Registration due March 21, 2020

Date:  April 4, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $36.00

 

Interested in exploring engineering. Want to know what they do and how they impact the world. Come to the Cadette Think Like an Engineer Journey Workshop and learn how engineering makes the world a better place.


We’ll learn how Engineers go about researching challenges and using their expertise in overcoming them and make the world safer, more accessible and even fun. Engi-neers impact everyone on a daily basis whether is it building roadways and bridges, prosthetics for people and animals or pushing the envelope to build fun but safe rides or launching women into space. They also work in areas that make computer games, assistive software and your favorite social media site. Almost everything you touch on a daily basis began with an engineer.

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Cadette LiA Think Like an Engineer

Registration Due April 3, 2020

Date:  April 17, 24 & 25 2020

Time:  Meetings 7:00-9:00 PM event 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Must sign-up and attend all 3 dates to earn LiA Award.

 

Cadette Girl Scouts can earn their LIA Award through planning session activities  and  then presenting them to Brownies at Journey Event.  Girls will complete all requirements for the LIA Award by attending both planning meetings April 17th and 24th as well as running sessions at the Brownie “Brownie Think Like an Engineer” Journey event on April 25, 2020

 

Meeting on April 17th will be “working with younger girls” training and Cadettes will be put into small groups to work with younger girls and discuss session activities to be presented.  Meeting on April 24th, girls will run through their session presentations and set-up for event on Saturday..  April 25, girls will host sessions for Brownies earning their “Think Like an Engineer Journey”.

 

Only Cadette Girls Scouts currently in 6th through 8th grade who are mature enough to work with other Cadettes and younger girls with limited adult supervision should register for this Workshop and Event.  Adults are expected to help with session timing and health and safety, but not run sessions for the Cadettes.

  If you have any questions please email troop81378@gmail.com ore kskingsford@gmail.com.

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May 2020

Cadette Citizen Scientist Patch or Journey - Save the Date

Date: May 2, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $36.00

 

Until I have more information this will be a waitlist sign-up only!

 

I am waiting to get definitive information from GSCNC on whether programming for the Cadette Citizen Scientist Journey will be available, or if we will use materials from another council for their Citizen Scientist Patch program.  There will be a prerequisite for this Workshop but more details will be announced as soon as I have some definitive information from Council.

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Cadette Eating for Beauty Badge Workshop

Registration due May 19, 2020

Date: May 3, 2020

Time: 2:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $25.00

 

Location information available 2.3.2020.

 

Nutrition isn’t just about maintaining a healthy weight: Eating well helps you inside and out.  Choosing the right foods can help you sleep better, stress less, and get smooth skin, shiny hair, and strong nails.  In this badge, find out how to eat to keep your skin glowing, your mind focused, and your energy flowing!

 

If you have any questions please email troop81378@gmail.com ore kskingsford@gmail.com.

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Cadette LiA Citizen Scientist 

Registration due April 24, 2020

Date: May 8, 15 & 16, 2020

Time: Meetings 7:00-9:00 PM event 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Must sign-up and attend all 3 dates to earn LiA Award.

 

Cadette Girl Scouts can earn their LIA Award through planning session activities  and  then presenting them to Brownies at Journey Event.  Girls will complete all requirements for the LiA Award by attending both planning meetings May 8th and 15th as well as running sessions at the Brownie “Brownie Think Like a Citizen Scientist” Journey event on May 16, 2020

 

Meeting on May 8th will be “working with younger girls” training and Cadettes will be put into small groups to work with younger girls and discuss session activities to be presented.  Meeting on May 15th, girls will run through their session presentations and set-up for event on Saturday..  April 25, girls will host sessions for Brownies earning their “Think Like a Citizen Scientist Journey”.

 

Only Cadette Girls Scouts currently in 6th and 8th grade who are mature enough to work with other Cadettes and younger girls with limited adult supervision should register for this Workshop and Event.  Adults are expected to help with session timing and health and safety, but not run sessions for the Cadettes.  If you have any questions please email troop81378@gmail.com ore kskingsford@gmail.com.

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Cadette Public Speaker Badge Workshop

Registration due May 15, 2020

Date: May 29, 2020

Time: Meetings 7:00-9:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp Potomac or Brighton Woods

Cost:  $23.00

 

Location information available 3.1.2020

 

The call it stage presence: the ability to be yourself and make a connection with people – even a crowd of people – and seem comfortable the entire time.  A great presenters’ talent for conveying their points clearly and powerfully is useful everywhere, not just in politics or on the stage.  Luckily, you don’t have to be born with these skills; you can develop them.  In this badge, start the process!

 

If you have any questions please email troop81378@gmail.com ore kskingsford@gmail.com.

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June 2020

Cadette Robotics Badge I, II & III

Registration due May 23, 2020

Date: June 6, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Brighton Woods or Frederick, MD

Cost:  $35.00

 

Location information available 3.6.2020.

 

Cadettes can come to a fun filled day learning about robotics.   We’ll complete the requirements for all three badges in the set during a one day program, pizza lunch will be provided for attendees.

 

Robotics I—Programming Robots

Robots are machines that can detect what’s going on around them and use that information to decide how they’ll interact with the physical world. To help you understand how robots work, learn about the parts that make up a robot. Get started with electronics by making a simple sensor, something robots use to function without human operators. Then practice coding robots using important programming concepts like functions and loops.

 

Robotics II—Designing Robots

Researchers often build robot prototypes from materials that are cheap and easy to find. They may include crafts materials, like paper and cardboard, and household materials, like rubber balloons. For this badge, come up with ideas and build a prototype of a new kind of robot that could help someone to overcome a daily obstacle.

 

Robotics III—Showcasing Robots

After engineers build a working version of their robots, they release them to the public. They may enter them into challenges and competitions or market them through a website or crowd-funding campaign. Now that you’ve built your robot prototype, it’s time to share your design with others and explore a future in robotics.

 

If you have any questions please email troop81378@gmail.com or kskingsford@gmail.com.

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Important News

Mobile Shop 

Mobile Shop  - Check back for the Fall dates

 

Click here for the new GSCNC Online Shop

 

Associaiton email for for information is info@frederick37gs.org

Local Council Office & Shop:

Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital

Martinsburg Girl Scout Office and Shop

153 McMillan Court

Martinsburg, West Virginia  25404
Phone: (304) 263 - 8833 or (888) 263 - 8834

www.gscnc.org

 

Germantown Girl Scout Shop 
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Germantown, Maryland 20874
(301) 987-8718
 

Shop information 

Council Headquaters:

Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital

4301 Connecticut Ave NW

Washington DC, 20008

 Phone:  202 237-1670

www.gscnc.org

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