Actvities & Trainings Calendar

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April 2014 – July 2015

Apr
25
Fri
Outdoor Leadership 101/201 – Ness City @ Ness County Fairgrounds, located on N Hwy. 283, Ness City, KS
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm

This combined overnight course prepares the volunteer for semi primitive camping (tents, A-frames, rustic cabins, etc.) outside your community, as well as backyard campouts, day camps, and camping adventures within your own community or at any Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland Camp property. You will experience the demonstration of outdoor cooking methods and fire building as well as the procedures for pitching, striking and caring for tents. Additional outdoor skills and activities that can be added to the girl program are included in this workshop.

Prerequisites – Outdoor Leadership -100 Home-study. http://kansasgirlscouts.org/outdoor-leadership-basics-100-quiz/
Reservation Deadline: April 16, 2014

May
5
Mon
NSC First Aid and CPR (Wichita) @ Wichita Girl Scout Center, 360 Lexington Rd, Wichita
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This course provides you with the skills needed to successfully perform First-Aid and CPR. At the conclusion of this course you will be First-Aid and CPR certified by the National Safety Council. This course includes a home-study portion, and then skills and written testing with a certified instructor. Once you have registered, you will receive the materials for the home study. Participants must be physically able to perform the basic skills required for CPR. Participants will not be allowed to enter the class if they arrive more than 15 minutes after the class begins.

Reservation Deadline: Thursday, May 1, 2014

Jun
13
Fri
Small Craft Safety-Canoe Training @ Starwood’s Outdoor Center, 7800 S 103rd St West, Clearwater (Lily’s Pad/Waterfront)
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 14 @ 5:00 pm

Would you like to go canoeing with girls in your troop? With small craft safety-canoe you will be able to offer a safe canoeing experience for all participants. Learn the basics in water rescue, rules for maneuvering canoes on lakes and small bodies of water and basic strokes to make the experience even better.

Adult max/min: 12/6  Reservation Deadline: June 1, 2014

Jul
15
Wed
Savannah, GA Volunteer/Alumnae 2015 Trip @ Savannah, GA
Jul 15 @ 6:00 am – Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm

Experience the southern charm and exquisite architecture of Savannah, one of the oldest cities in America. See brilliantly restored neighborhoods filled with stately old mansions and Victorian homes. Discover hidden gardens and old plantations. And visit the Girl Scout First Headquarters and participate in the Girl Scout Heritage Visit at Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthplace. With boasting beauty and deep-rooted history, there’s a lot to admire in this magnificent Georgian city.

Everything included in this ADULT ONLY trip:

• Round-trip airfare

• Air-conditioned motorcoach on tour

• 3 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms

• Breakfast and lunch on days 2, 3, and 4; dinner on days 1, 2, and 3

• Entrance to the Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthplace; Old Fort Jackson;   Dolphin Cruise; Tybee Island Lighthouse; Andrew Low House; Laurel Grove Cemetery

• Experiential learning with the: Program at Juliette Gordon Low’s Birthplace; Girl Scout Militia Program at Old Fort Jackson

• Evening activities include: Historic Savannah Carriage Tour; Ghost Walk

Departure Date: July 15, 2015

Return Date: July 18, 2015

Number of Days:  4

Departure City:   Wichita

Total price: $1,240

Register by: 3/31/14

Non-refundable deposit amount and date – $310 is due by 7/1/14

Balance Due: 3/21/14.

Must be a registered adult scout for the 2015 membership year. The trip meeting to discuss payments and required documents will be scheduled after the March 1 registration deadline.

GSKH National Trip Payment Schedule and Refund Policy can be found, here.