Now Accepting Entries for the 2012 IP Video Contest!
Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation announces its 2nd Annual IP Video Contest to educate teens and the public at large about how the patent system protects inventors and promotes progress. To learn more about the importance of the patent system, and to get a head start on creating your entry, please visit: www.ipvideocontest.com
Whitewater Challengers Adventure Center - Girl Scout Day
Who: Girl Scout Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors
When: Saturday, July 8, 2012, 10:45 a.m.
Where: Whitewater Challengers Adventure Center
288 North Stage Coach Road
Weatherly, PA 18255
Enjoy an exciting whitewater rafting trip on the Lehigh River in the Poconos, PA. Splash down the river with your friends. Fees include a river lunch, a patch, a certificate of achievement and a t-shirt.
Call to reserve your spot today.
Fees: $45 per person
To register: Call 800-443-8554 and ask for the GSCNC special.
For more information visit: www.whitewaterchallengers.com
or click here for flyer.
Alexandria Archaeology Summer Camp
Who: Girl Scout Cadettes and Seniors
When: Session I: July 16-20, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Session II: July 23-27, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: The Alexandria Archaeology Museum, and a real archaeological site in Alexandria. The site, in Fort Ward Park, is part of a former African American neighborhood located near the Civil War fort, and was used as a schoolhouse, then a church, and later, a residence. Part of the building has been uncovered, and campers will help to excavate more of the structure with an eye on finding out new information about the structure and the people who studied, worshiped, and lived in it.
Help Alexandria's City archaeologists excavate a real archaeological site! Learn professional excavating, recording, and artifact processing methods. Uncover Alexandria's buried past while protecting the City's valuable historic resources.
Fees: $400/session. A non-refundable deposit check of $100/session, payable to the City of Alexandria, is required upon receipt of application to secure your reservations. Please contact Jennifer.Barker@alexandriava.gov to inquire about fee deadlines.
To register: Click here to fill out the Summer Camp Application and send your payment to the Alexandria Archaeology Museum, 105 N. Union St., #327, Alexandria, VA 22314.
Let's Play a Game
Who: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors
When: Saturday, August 11, 2012; 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Rippon Lodge Historic Site
15520 Blackburn Road
Woodbridge, VA 22191
Play the games that children played before there were batteries. Learn how to play graces, hoops and sticks, 19th century rules baseball, skin the snake, and many more. Make and take games that you can play at home.
Fees: $7 per person
To register: Call 703-499-9812
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