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

Activities and Events for all Seniors and Ambassadors

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.

Dine-Around Series

 

Are you working toward your Gold Award? Have you already earned your Gold Award? If so, we'd love to have you join us for one of our Dine-Arounds this season.

 

What's a Dine-Around? Dine-Arounds are informal dinners, brunches, teas or other events that are hosted by Women's Advisory Board members at their homes or businesses.  They are a unique chance to gain insight from successful women and will prove to be an amazing networking session.

 

The most up to date Dine-Around information can be found at http://www.gscnc.org/dine_arounds.html and is available in the weekly e-edition and TEEN edition.

 

Questions? Contact Carrie Banachowski at dinearounds@gscnc.org or (202) 534-3782.

September 2018

Fall 2018 Sisterhood Gold Award Boot Camp

Registration Due August 26, 2018

Are you interested in earning your Gold Award?

 

Need to complete a Journey?

 

Want to work with a group of girls with the same goals?

 

The Gold Award Boot Camp is for you. This program is designed to assist girls with earning a Journey and completing a comprehensive Gold Award Workshop including: brainstorming ideas, understanding the Gold Award process, understanding the scope of a Gold Award Project and providing you with the tools you need to complete your proposal. 

 

Girls will need to make a commitment to attend four meetings and a overnight.  We’ll make them the commitment that they will complete all the requirements for a Journey, explain the Gold Award Process, and work with them on their project ideas and proposal writing to assist in meeting the Gold Award standard.

 

The boot camp cost is $90.00.  It  includes the Journey Book, Journey Take Action Project, Journey Award, Overnight, Gold Award Workshop, all materials and Notebook with Handouts.  Sign-up due  August 26, 2018.

 

Boot Camp scheduled Meetings are Sunday, September 9, 2018, October 14, 2018, November 11, 2018 and December 9, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Brook Hill UMC in Frederick.  Overnight is scheduled for November 16-17, 2018 (but is not guaranteed until campsite is reserved).  Minimum to hold Gold Award Boot Camp is 10 maximum is 24.  If interested in attending please sign-up via the button below.  You can pay via credit or debit card at sign-up to complete registration.  You can also sign-up online and send the form, available below for download, with payment.  For questions please  email kskingsford@gmail.com

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2018 Fall Sistergood GABC Comb_SM.pdf
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Senior Outdoor Journey Workshops and TAP

 

Information on all workshops and Take Action Project

 

Three Badge Workshops Adventure Camper, Adventurer & First Aid will be offered.  In addition a Take Action Project will be hosted for completion of the Senior Outdoor Journey Badge.  The Workshops are as follows:

 

Adventure Camper — September 23, 2018  —  2-5 PM Camp Potomac Woods

Sign-up link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0e49afab2aa3f85-senior

 

Adventurer —  October 7, 2018  - 2-5 PM Camp Potomac Woods

Sign-up link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0e49afab2aa3f85-adventurer

 

First Aid  -  November 4, 2018—2-5 PM GSCNC Camp TBD*

Sign-up link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0e49afab2aa3f85-senior1

 

Senior Outdoor Journey Take Action Project — November 17, 2018 — Camp TBD*

Sign-up link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0e49afab2aa3f85-senior3

 

TAP will be working with Daisy GS on their Outdoor Art, Buddy Camper and Daisy Take Action Project at camp  For more information please email: troop81378@gmail.com or kskingsford@gmail.com

 

*Last two dates dependent on availability of GSCNC Camp space.  Will either be scheduled at either Potomac Woods or Brighton Woods depending on availability of space on these dates.  If neither is available the date will change.  Info available after 8/4/2018.

Adventure Camper Badge Workshop

Registration Due September 9, 2018

Date:  September 23,2018

Time:  2:00 - 6:00 PM

Location:  Camp Potomac Woods, Leesburg, VA

Cost:  $19.00

 

When you plan an adventure, like kayaking, mountain biking or rock climbing, you can combine it with overnight camping to ,take the most of your outdoor experience. Adventure camping requires minimal equipment and gear because you’ll be active during the day and possibly moving campsites. Some adventure campers bring nothing but a sleeping bag, lightweight stove, some food, and a backpack.  Whatever spells adventure for you, start by listing the things you want to do—then make your camping trip happen!

Registrations are due by September 9, 2018.  No registrations will be accepted after this date and no refunds will be given.  If registration is full before this date you will be added to a wait list.  You can sign-up here and pay online or send a check payable to GSCNC for total due to complete your registration please include the bottom of the flyer and send with check to: Adventure Camper, c/o Kim Kingsford, 818 Blakely Court, Apt. 212, Frederick, MD  21702.  Girls are welcome to attend without their troop but must have a permission/health history form, and adult chaperon.  Questions, email kskingsford@gmail.com for more information.

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Adventure Camper_9.23.18.pdf
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October 2018

Adventurer Badge Workshop 10.7.2018

Registration Due September 23, 2018

Date:  October 7, 2018

Time: 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  Camp Potomac Woods, Leesburg, VA Cost:  19.00

 

What kind of adventure speaks to you?  In this badge you’ll go on a multiday high-adventure challenge.  You could go rock climbing, spelunking, ice caving, skiing, canoeing, kayaking, biking, rafting—or a combination!  Put your outdoor skills to the test—and gain some new ones—as you become a Girl Scout Adventurer.

 

Registrations are due by September 23, 2018.  No registrations will be accepted after this date and no refunds will be given.  If registration is full before this date you will be put on a wait list.  You can sign-up and pay online or send a check payable to GSCNC for total due to complete your registration, or you can send the bottom of this form along with check to Adventurer , c/o Kim Kingsford, 818 Blakely Court, Apt. 212, Frederick, MD  21702.  Girls are welcome to attend without their troop but must have a permission/health history form and/or an adult chaperon.  If you have any questions please email kskingsford@gmail.com.  Girls in 7th & 8th grade should have completed the Cadette Trailblazing Badge. 

 

Registrations are due by September 23, 2018.  No registrations will be accepted after this date and no refunds will be given.  If you have any questions please email kskingsford@gmail.com.

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Adventurer BW Combo_SM_Final.pdf
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Outlet Mall Scavenger Hunt

Date: October 14, 2018

Time:  1:30 or 4:00 PM

Location:  Hagerstown Premium Outlets

Cost:  $8.00

 

Girl Scout Teams of four (Juniors and up) work together to answer questions about the stores located in the outlet.  Teams with the most correct answers are awarded prizes.

10.14.18 Outlet Scavenger Hunt (1).pdf
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On My Own Badge Workshop - 10.21.2018

Registration Due October 7, 2018

Date:  October 21, 2018

Time:  2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp (TBD)

Cost:  $20.00

 

Knowing how to create and stick to a budget is a skill that will help you throughout every stage of your life, from graduating high school all the way through your retirement years. (Even if your parents plan to pay for your future education, you’ll still need to budget how much you spend on clothes, meals, and entertainment!)  Far too many people don’t start thinking about creating a budget until they find themselves deep in debt.  By earning this badge, you’ll know how to avoid financial pitfalls while, also, helping you be independent and live your dreams.

 Steps

1. Plan for where you’ll live
2. Plan for your daily needs
3. Plan for having fun
4. Plan for the unexpected
5. Plan for sharing with others

Purpose

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll understand the importance of creating a budget – a skill that will help me wherever life leads.  Questions, email kskingsford@gmail.com for more information.

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On My Own BW SM.pdf
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November 2018

Senior Outdoor Journey Take Action Project

Registration due November 3, 2018

Date:  November 16, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM to (11.17.2018) 1:00 PM

Location:  GSCNC Camp - TBD

Cost: $16.00

 

Have you earned the Senior Adventure Camper, Adventurer and First Aid Badge?

 

Want to complete the Take Action Project to complete the Senior Outdoor Journey?

 

Come to camp and work with Daisy Girl Scouts on their Daisy Outdoor Art, Buddy Cmper, and Take Action Project for the Daisy Outdoor Journey.  You’ll provide the activities and outdoor fun for the younger girls.

 

Price includes supplies and materials for Daisy activities, snack on Friday night, Breakfast Saturday and Pizza Lunch on Saturday after workshop ends.

 

Scouts can sign-up on their own or with their troop.  Adults who are GSCNC First Aid or Camp Trained adults are welcome to stay at the overnight.  Other adults please email me before signing up to chaperon.  Questions, email kskingsford@gmail.com for more information.

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Senior TAP WS_SM.pdf
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December 2018

January 2019

Social Innovator Badge Workshop

Registration Due December 23, 2018

Girl Scouts are always on the lookout for ways to help others and make a difference.  But, how do you go from identifying social problem to developing a great solution?  This badge will show you how!  And, with the skills of a social innovator in your pocket, you’ll be able to create Take Action projects for your Leadership Journeys or you Gold Award that are useful, informed, and truly do change the world.
 

Steps

1. Explore the big picture
2. Make connections
3. Build empathy for people affected by your issue
4. Develop a solution from a specific point of view
5. Practice pitching ideas and getting feedback

 

Purpose

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll how to think like a social innovator.

 

Pre-requisites:  Girls need to bring a cellphone for internet research

 

Questions, email kskingsford@gmail.com for more information.

Sign Up!
Social Innovator BW Final Combo_SM.pdf
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Spring 2019 Sow What? Gold Award Boot Camp

Registration Due December 30, 2018

 

Need to complete a Journey?

 

Want to work with a group of girls with the same goals?

 

The Gold Award Boot Camp is for you. This program is designed to assist girls with earning a Journey and completing a comprehensive Gold Award Workshop including: brainstorming ideas, understanding the Gold Award process, understanding the scope of a Gold Award Project and providing you with the tools you need to complete your proposal.

 

Girls will need to make a commitment to attend five meetings and a overnight.  We’ll make them the commitment that they will complete all the requirements for a Journey, explain the Gold Award Process, and work with them on their project ideas and proposal writing* to meet the Gold Award standard.

 

The boot camp cost is $90.00.  It  includes the Journey Book, Journey Take Action Project, Journey Award, Overnight, Gold Award Workshop, all materials and Notebook with Handouts.  Sign-Up and payment due December 30, 2018.

 

Boot Camp scheduled Meetings are January 13, 2019, February 10, 2019,  March 10, 2019 and April 14, 2019 from 3:00—5:00 PM at Brook Hill UMC in Frederick, MD.   Overnight for the Take Action Project is scheduled for March 15-16, 2019, but is subject to camp availability at Potomac or Brighton Woods if there is no space at camp date may change.  Minimum to hold Gold Award Boot Camp is 12 maximum is 24.  Questions, email kskingsford@gmail.com for more information.

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GABC Spring 2019 Combo_SM.pdf
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February 2019

Teen Greek Isle Get Away Lock-In

Registration Due January 18, 2019

Date:  February 1-2, 2019 (Overnight)

Time:  6:30 PM - 8:00 AM

Location:  Trinity UMC, Frederick, MD

Cost:  $30.00

 

Come with us to the Greek Isles and get away from the winter blues at our Lock-In.  Teen Girls in 6th-12th grade can participate in activities with a Greek flair.  We'll dine on a Greek dinner of gyros and Greek salad.  After dinner take participate in several activities of your choice including a nail bar, hair bar, game room, and Mythology activity. 

 

You can also choose one of these activities making and "evil eye" bracelet (beads with leather cord), a silver Greek Key necklace, or pottery painting.  We'll also have a cooking class where we'll make a Greek dessert for all those at the event (limit 20 girls for this activity).  Later in the evening we'll have movies overnight including:  Mama Mia, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Percy Jackson, etc.  For more information email kskingsford@gmail.com.

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Teen Lock-In Combined_SM.pdf
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March 2019

April 2019

May 2019

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 
20201 Century Blvd. Suite 100
Germantown, Maryland 20874
(301) 987-8718
Fall 2017 Schedule – click here

 

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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