There was fishing, canoeing, swimming, arts, crafts, games, archery and much more for Girl Scouts at the S’mores, Sleepovers & Scouts….Oh My! Camp 2013 at Camp Double E this year. Share Your Pictures And Stories here.
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The girls learned about history while reading stories and playing with dolls from the American Girl collection! Girls got to know a different American Girl each day, and how each girl lived. Afternoons were spent outdoors including hiking and the … Continue reading
The Wildlifer Challenge is a series of outdoor challenges geared towards getting you outdoors – beyond the pavement – and into the mystery of the unknown. Girl Scouts spend the last week of June completing the challenges that Kansas Wildscape … Continue reading
Terri and Jim Schmitz of Parsons were surprised when their church bestowed upon them the TORCH award. This is a national award given through the Methodist church. The couple received the award to acknowledge the tremendous amount of volunteerism the … Continue reading
A big thanks to Troop 40280 for sharing this shot of them at the Great Plains Nature Center in Sedgwick County. See the Program on Demand page for great opportunities like this across our 80 counties.
Junior Troops 40677 and 40730 went camping together at Loga Vista June 8-9, 2013. There were 12 girls and three adults who all went Geo Cacheing for the first time! They earned the Simple Meals, Geo Cache and Camper Badges, … Continue reading
Before camp commences each year, camp properties across the council get a little clean up. Camp Double E, north of Emporia, had visitors this spring. They planted daylilies, organized cook boxes and repaired wagons.
Troop 40182, of the Wichita NW Service Unit, hosted a Program Aide training certification course Spring 2013. There were about 30 girls who came to learn and stayed the night. They plan to host another one in the fall as … Continue reading
Ashlan Davis of Chapman used the aMuse Journey in completing her Bronze Award in February 2013. Her project, “Slow Children Playing” signs, brought three signs to the Chapman community near a new elementary school. She saw a need to slow … Continue reading
The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest award that a Girl Scout age 14-18 may earn, and 11 Girl Scouts across the Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland council recently accomplished this coveted honor over the 2012-2013 season. Brooke Lockhart, a 2013 graduate of … Continue reading