May 8, 2013
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Who: Girl Scouts of All Ages    


When: Saturday, May 18, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Where: Fauquier County Fairgrounds Warrenton, VA


Join the adventure! As you wrap-up your Girl Scout year, why not think about what you're going to do next year? Try out new activities and learn about opportunities in the community for Girl Scouts by visiting the variety of booths in this festival atmosphere. Vendors will be on-hand with neat things to do. Girls can climb rope bridges, learn about letterboxing, meet mascots such as Smokey Bear and Woodsy Owl, and so much more!


Cost is $5 per girl and $3 per adult before May 4; $8 per girl and $5 per adult after May 4 and at the gate so sign up soon to get the discounted rate!


For more information, including the full list of activities, and how to register visit: 

Multiple Levels


Girl Scout Sailing on the Chesapeake


Who: Girl Scout Scouts of all ages 



Sunday, June 30 10:00am-12:00pm Teen "Smooth Sailing - your relationship with water"

Sunday, July 14 11:00am-1:00pm Brownie "Wonders of Water" Journey

Sunday, August 11 4:00pm-6:00pm  Junior "Power of Team" Award

Sunday, Sept. 8 3:00pm-5:00pm Teen "Smooth Sailing - your relationship with water"


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




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:; Promo code: 41445.


Encore Tap Presents   

"Style: A Celebration in Dance"


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: 


For More Information: Contact Raynor van de Merwe at 703-222-5511 for more information  


Historic St. Mary's City Presents  

Girl Scout Day!


Who: Brownies and Juniors


When: Saturday, May 11, 2013


Where: Historic St. Mary's City Visitor Center

18751 Hogaboom Lane

St. Mary's City, MD 20686  


Get your hands on "women's work" of the 1600's then try some of the activities the colonists did for fun. Begin work on requirements for Cook and Citizenship badges.  


Fees: Girls: $15 ($10 for Historic St. Mary's City Friend members)  

Adults: One accompanying adult free.

Tagalong Adults: $10, Seniors: $9; Youth $6, Children under 5 yrs: Free


How to register: Reservations required. Call 240-895-4990 or email by May 8.


For More Information: Check out their website at  



The Harlem Globetrotters Come to  

Towson University!


Who: Girl Scouts of all ages


When: June 19th, 20th, and 21st at 7pm.


Where: Towson University's Tiger Arena

2 Auburn Dr.

Towson, MD 21252


Come see the Harlem Globetrotters at Towson University's NEW Tiger Arena! Special Scout Discounts available to all scouts and families. Save up to $16.25 per ticket!   


Fees: Ticket prices start at $15. Everyone who orders together gets the Girl Scout discount. Each Girl Scout ticket includes a patch.


To Buy Tickets: Call 800-641-4667 x118 or email to get the scout discount. 


For More Information: For more details, check out the Harlem Globetrotters website at




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.    

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If you have earned this badge this year, we will send you a free Financial Fitness Challenge Patch brought to you by Capital One!






Your Turn to Lead logo  

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:  

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