Girl Scouts: Design an App for the
A fun and educational challenge! Girls create an app that promotes civic education and/or inspires other girls to serve as leaders in our democracy for the White House "Equal Futures App Challenge."
For more on the challenge, go to http://equalfutures.challenge.go/
Deadline January 12th, 2013 at 12:00am EDT
Individuals whose app will be hosted in an app store must submit the app to the store by January 12th, 2013 at 12:00am EDT. Individuals should submit screenshots or video of their working app as well as a link to the app itself. Please provide continuous access to the app, a detailed description, and system requirements.
Sesame Street Live - Can't Stop Singing
Who: Girl Scout Daisies and Brownies
When: December 14 - 16, 2012
Where: Patriot Center
George Mason University
Learn why it feels so good to sing a song, but why it also feels good to stop, too. What will Elmo learn about the power of musical magic?
Normal Price: $45, $30, $20, $15
Girl Scout Price: $45, $27, $17, $12
To Purchase Tickets, CLICK HERE!
Mia Saunders School of Ballet Presents
Who: Girl Scouts of all ages and their families
When: December 15, 2012 at 3:00 p.m.
December 16, 2012, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Centreville High School Theatre
6001 Union Mill Road
Come watch fellow girl scouts dance in the Nutcracker! Meet Clara and the Sugar Plum Fairy after the show while earning the GSCNC Nutcracker patch.
Cost: $10 children/students/seniors, $12 adults
All proceeds go to charity!
For ticket information: contact Nicole Caputo at email@example.com or 703-830-5819
Gingerbread House Workshop
Who: Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors
When: December 20, 21, 27, and 28, 2012
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Tudor Place
1644 31st St NW
Washington, DC 20007
Children celebrate the holidays by becoming history detectives as they tour the historic mansion in search of clues as to how holidays were celebrated in the past. After the tour, children design and build their own edible gingerbread house to take home.
Fees: Girl: $12, Adult: Free
To Register: call 202-965-0400 x108 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For more Information: www.tudorplace.org
International Spy Museum
Exquisitely Evil Family Night
Who: Girl Scouts of All Ages
When: Friday, January 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Where: International Spy Museum
800 F Street
Washington, DC 20004
Your mission: Enjoy an evening of family BONDing! You are invited for a secret after-hours infiltration of the Museum's newest exhibition, Exquisitely Evil: 50 years of Bond Villains. Families are welcome to this exclusive viewing of the new exhibition complete with Code Cracker competitions, Bond Spy Trivia contests, SPY snacks, hot cocoa, and a chance to explore all forms of spy tradecraft. Eye patches optional.
Price includes exclusive after-hours admission, SPY snacks and hot cocoa, scavenger hunt, prize competitions, and more!
To register: http://www.spymuseum.org/calendar/detail/exquisitely-evil-family-night/2013-01-11/
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.
Let's Communicate Dine-Around
When: Wednesday, January 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Washington, DC
Let's Communicate hosted by Debra Silimeo, Sr. Vice President, Hager Sharp and Linda Loranger, Sr. Vice President & Director (Health Policy Team), Burness Communications
Mexican Fiesta Dine-Around
When: Sunday, January 27, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Arlington, VA
A Mexican Fiesta hosted by Karen Penn, Sodexo Health Care Market & Government Services and Kathy McKinless, Archdiocese of Washington
Securing Cyber Space Dine-Around
When: Tuesday, January 29, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Herndon, VA
Securing Cyber Space hosted by Patricia Titus, Vice President & Chief Security Information Officer, Symantec
Gift of Hearts Bake-Around
When: Sunday, February 10, 2:30-5:00 p.m.
Where: McLean, VA
Gifts of Heart Bake-Around hosted by Abby Mackness, Morpotrak and Jeri Fellerman, Wells Fargo
English Tea Dine-Around
When: Sunday, February 24, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Alexandria, VA
English Tea hosted by Margie Auer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Abby Mackness, Morphotrak and Marilyn Burroughs, New Leaf Collaborative Architecture & Design
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 #.
Participate in a Phone-Athon!
Who: Girl Scout Volunteers
When: Tuesday, December 4 from 6:30-8:30 PM
Wednesday, December 12 from 6:30-8:30 PM.
Where: GSCNC DC Office
4301 Connecticut Ave NW, M-2
Washington, DC 20008
GSCNC will host its annual SHARE Phone-athons in early December and we need your help! The end of the year is the busiest time for charitable giving and your participation will help us spread the message about SHARE, our Annual Giving Campaign. SHARE dollars support camperships, programming, financial assistance for low-income girls, leader training and more. The more calls we make, the more girls we can help in our council!
To participate: contact Carrie Shaw, Annual Giving Specialist at 202-534-3785 or firstname.lastname@example.org