April – June 2014
Come celebrate Earth Day at Camp Double E with games, crafts and songs. Lunch and snacks provided. This event is designed so you could utilize this day as a babysitting alternative. Girl Scouts will have a fun and educational day! Troops and individual girls are welcome. Ask how a non-Girl Scout may attend.
Reservation Deadline: April 18
Girl Scouts are invited to Community Night at the Wichita State University baseball game! Watch as the Shockers take on the Southern Illinois Salukis. Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland will be recognized on the video board at Eck Stadium during the game, and there will be a team autograph session after the game. The deadline to purchase tickets at the discount rate listed above is April 16. If purchasing online at GoShockers.com, use the promo code: Club.
Is college for me? How is college different than high school? Am I ready for college? Come have breakfast with Dr Karla Fisher, Vice President of Academics at Butler Community College (BCC) for answers to these questions and more. A campus tour and information about BCC programs will be provided. One attendee will receive a 15-hour scholarship (valued at approximately $1,250.00) to Butler Community College. Attendees must write a one-page letter describing how the scholarship would further their academic goals to be eligible for the scholarship. Breakfast included.
Participant Minimum: 10
Participant Maximum: 25
Register by: 4/12/14
Come explore the life of a pioneer girl. Make your own butter, play games the children might have played as they crossed the prairie, go fishing and make a craft. Saturday lunch provided. Brownies will pitch their tents and spend the night. Breakfast will be provided Sunday morning before the Brownies break camp. Troops must provide their own tents. No busing provided. A waiting list is available for this session.
Register by: 4/25/14
Northwest SU Campout
This event is for girls and adults from the WNW SU. They will be camping inside or out, doing badge work, bridging activities, outdoor cooking, crafts, information about the Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards, and more. Families invited to attend the awards and bridging ceremony at Ceremony Island.
Reservation Deadline: Monday, April 7
Girls will learn responsibility, leadership, conflict resolution and learn team-building as they venture out as individual Girl Scouts without their troop or family members to Estes Park, Co. Adult volunteers will gudie them through this experience. It is up to the girls to decide their activities, which could include horseback riding, swimming, roller skating, hiking, mini-golf, volleyball, basketball, board games and more. Additional fee of $30 for horseback riding. $50.00 Non-refundable deposit required with reservation. Adults interested in chaperoining must submit an adult reservation form, which can be found at www.kansasgirlscout.org. Meals and transportation from Hays are included.
Participant Minimum: 19
Participant Maximum: 36
Register by: January 18, 2014
Join us for another “aMUSE-ing” overnight! This is Part 2, but EVERYONE is welcome to attend. There will be new activities and a new play. Come explore the aMUSE journey and the world of theater. Fun patch is provided. Dinner, snacks and breakfast included.
Participant Minimum: 10
Participant Maximum: 25
Register by: 10/26/13
Brownie friends along with Brownie Elf will enjoy a wonder-filled water adventure! They will learn about the water cycle, make rainbows, and pledge to love and conserve water and advocate within their communities how to use water resourcefully. Along this journey, Brownie Girl Scouts will earn their LOVE water, SAVE water, SHARE water and WOW! Awards. No busing provided. A waiting list is not available for this session.
Register by: May 20
Bring Camelot Back! Treat your entire family to a camping trip, includes all age Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Kids can enjoy making their own helmets, shields, crowns, swords and Participate in archery and BB target shooting. All meals provided. Please bring camping equipment. Fun patch and T-shirt included. Please mark T-shirt size when registering. If you register by May 3, your price is $25; after May 3, pay $35 (registrations after May 16 cannot guarantee a T-shirt). Kids under 5 are free. Daisies must be accompanied by an adult. No busing provided. A waiting list is available for this session.
Register by: May 1
Brownies – discover your inner artist and earn the Potter, Painting, and Dancer badges all at the same time! Activities will include drawing and painting using spoons, sponges, and more. Try your hand on the potter’s wheel and learn how to make a clay creation. And, get your groove going with fun-tastic dance classes! Be sure to dress for some messy, fun days. Snack provided; girls must bring a sack lunch. Busing is not provided. A waiting list is available for this session.
Register by: 5/23/14
Do you like movies, TV, books or plays? Who’s telling these stories, anyway? Why not you? Create your own story in a variety of mediums including comics, scripts and more. Work with your friends to learn the visual and performance techniques of storytelling and create a comic and short play. Go on a trip to get a firsthand look at book-binding and printing, and then design your very own book from scratch. Hang out with your friends and create your story at the Emporia Arts Center! A snack is provided, but girls must bring a sack lunch. Busing is not provided. A waiting list is available for this session.
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily
Register by: May 23, 2014
Juniors: Explore the arts and earn your Jeweler, Musician and Playing with the Past badges! Activities include: field trips, making jewelry for you and your friends, making your own musical instrument, learning about the fashion of the past and more! Finish up the camp by having a musical performance and hosting an old-fashioned party with games, costumes and your friends. Snack provided; girls must bring a sack lunch. Busing is not provided. A waiting list is available for this session.
Register by: 5/23/14
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily
Progressive camp experience for all ages, which includes crafts, games and songs.
Daisies – Friday, 1-3 p.m.,
Brownies – Friday, 9 a. to 3 p.,
Juniors – Friday, 9 a. to Saturday, 10 a.,
C,S,A – Thursday, 6 p. to Saturday 10 a.
Registration Deadline: April 18
Looking for an opportunity to strengthen your leadership skills? Maybe ways to earn a little cash for that travel adventure? Then S’Mores Camp is for you. Earn $10/day or $50 for the entire camp. Email Margaret to set up an interview. All meals provided. Busing is TBD. A waiting list is available for this session.
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thurs.; 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Fri. – Sat.
Date: 6/5/14 – 6/7/14 (1 overnight)
Register by: 5/26/14
This progressive camp experience for girls includes crafts, games and songs. All meals are included. Girls will be sleeping in tents. No busing is provided. A waiting list is not available for this session. Register by: 5/5/14
This progressive camp experience is for all Brownies and includes crafts, games and songs. All meals are included. No busing is provided. A waiting list is not available for this session. Register by: 5/5/14
This progressive camp experience is for all Juniors and includes crafts, games and songs. All meals are included. Girls will be sleeping in tents. No busing is provided. A waiting list is not available for this session. Register by: 5/5/14
This progressive camp experience is for all Daisies and includes crafts, games and songs. A meal or snack will be provided. No busing is provided. A waiting list is not available for this session. Register by: 5/5/14
Ladies, this is your opportunity to become a Program Aide (PA) for our Summer Daisy programs! Spend the day at Starwoods learning what it takes to be a junior counselor. During your training, you will have the opportunity to choose the week of day camp you would like to work, so bring your calendar! Have fun learning what it takes to work with Daisies, with the Starwoods staff, to complete the first requirement towards your PA Award, and see all that traditional camp has to offer. This training is not necessary for girls wanting to become PAs, but it is required to work as a PA at Starwoods. Lunch will be provided but not busing. A waiting list is available for this session. Register by: 5/19/14