Girl Scout Sailing on the Chesapeake
Who: Girl Scout Brownies
When: May 5, 2013
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Schooner Woodwind
Annapolis Marriott Waterfront
80 Compromise Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
There is so much to see as we sail past the United States Naval Academy into the Chesapeake Bay. Along the way, we point out the interesting sights to everyone aboard. All passengers get the opportunity to take a turn at the helm, including the family members who brought their child aboard.
Cost: $48 per adult, $46 per scout 12 & over, $32 per child under 12
To Register: Call the Schooner Woodwind Business Office 410-263-1981 or visit https://www.schoonerwoodwind.com/buy-tickets/girl-scout-2-hour-sails
Exclusive Hershey Park Discount for
Girl Scout, Friends and Family
Who: Girl Scouts Nation's Capital members of all ages
When: May 3 - September 29, 2013
Where: Hershey Park
100 W. Hersheypark Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
Looking for a fun activity to share with your Girl Scout troop? Girl Scouts is excited to let you in on a special offer for discount tickets from Hersheypark®. Not only can you save 35% off Hersheypark® tickets, but Hershey Park will donate a portion of the ticket price to the Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital SHARE (Share Her Annual Real Expense) annual giving campaign.
To register: To receive the Girl Scout discount and support SHARE, please use the exclusive GSCNC website and promo code.
Girl Scout Link: http://tinyurl.com/GSCNC2013; Promo code: 41445.
ETAP Presents "Style"
Who: Girl Scouts of all ages
When: June 8th and 9th 2013
Where: Ernst Cultural Center
NVCC Annandale Campus
8333 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, Va 22003
Our Girl Scout Special includes a back stage tour, early seating, and an intermission snack.
Fees: $20 - $22 - Girl Scout Discounts Available
To Buy Tickets: http://www.encore-tap.org starting May 1st
For More Information: Contact Raynor van de Merwe at 703-222-5511 for more information
Financial Fitness Challenge
Badge of the Week
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.
Click here: http://www.gscnc.org/capitalone.html
If you have earned this badge this year, we will send you a free Financial Fitness Challenge Patch brought to you by Capital One!
GSCNC Program Aide (PA) Training: Working With Girls of ALL Abilities
Who:Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, & Ambassadors
Where: Camp Brighton Woods
120 Brighton Dam Road
Brookeville, MD 20833
When: Friday, May 17th at 6pm- Saturday, May 18th at 4pm
Join other teen Girl Scouts on Friday, May 17-Saturday, May 18, 2013 for GSCNC's annual Program Aide Training: Working with Girls of ALL Abilities.
In addition to receiving general PA training, teens will learn how to ensure that girls with disabilities are fully included in Girl Scouts. The participants will be given the tools to make accommodations and adaptations for girls of ALL abilities in both a troop setting and a camp setting. Plus, we'll have LOTS of fun!!!
*Please Note* Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors are not eligible to earn the P.A. award--older girls may use this training to fulfill the Council-training requirement of the VIT (Volunteer-in-Training) award. GSCNC will not be releasing any additional information about VIT requirements until August/September, but will allow girls to take this training.
Fee: The cost of this program is $25. Sign up here. For questions, please contact Andraea LaVant at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your Turn to Lead:Your Voice Matters
Who: Girl Scout teens
When: Saturday, June 15, 2013
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Where: Howard University School of Law
2900 Van Ness St. NW
Washington, DC 20008
Designed to inspire teen girls to recognize their own abilities, become active in their schools and in their communities. The leadership conference will include interesting activities, exciting workshops, and college preparation. Influential guest speakers such as Catherine Hogan, Public Affairs and Government Relations lobbyist for Verizon; Yvette Alexander, DC City Council; and Robert Sims, Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Washington Gas.
Cost: *Early Bird Rate* Register by May 31, 2013 and pay just $10
General Registration: $15 after May 31 until June 7, 2013
Cost includes registration, lunch, dinner and conference materials
To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013YTTLGirlRegistration
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. Please note there is no cost to attend a Dine-Around.
Dish with Troop Capitol Hill Dine-Around
When: Wednesday, May 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Washington, DC
Hosted by Sheryl Bonilla (Manager, Public Affairs, UPS).
Dine-Arounds are added regularly so check back often: www.gscnc.org/dine_arounds.html
To register: email email@example.com with the following information: name, girl and parent email, contact phone #, Senior or Ambassador, troop #.