Monday, April 15, 2019

Broadway Goes to Maryland

Saturday, June 15, 2019
Delta Hunt Valley Hotel (Location subject to change- participants will be notified)
245 Shawan Rd
Hunt Valley, MD 21031
Open to all levels of Girl Scouts.
Cost: $65 per person

StudentsLive is proud to provide outstanding access to our students, Girl Scout troops, schools and organizations with the best interactive educational experiences available on Broadway. Our workshops are fun, exciting, interactive and engaging experiences.

To register, complete this form and email to broadwaygstroop159@yahoo.com. Questions? Contact broadwaygstroop159@yahoo.com.

Win a Free GoPro Camera! - Contest Extended

Become your own historian by documenting all your activities at our Explore the Evolution of Virginia, Jamestown event on your very own GoPro Camera!

Contest rules:
  • Must be a registered Girl Scout Member for membership year 2019.
  • Purchase your Explore the Evolution of Virginia, Jamestown ticket on ebiz by 11:59 p.m., on April 15, 2019.
  • Applies to girl members only.
  • Only one winner will be selected. Winner will be selected by April 16th.

Register by April 15. Questions? Contact customercare@gsccc.org

Portsmouth Community Parade

Monday, May 27, 2019
Parade lineup location to be announced.
7:30 a.m. Assemble
10 a.m. March
Open to all Girl Scouts. Required attire: Girl scout sash or vest.

Communities often celebrate what makes them special. Celebrate our community together and honor our Fallen.

To participate in the parade, contact Michael at michael-cwi@hotmail.com or text 757-217-6480.

Bridge with Us

Sunday, May 5, 2019
Camp Darden
Courtland, VA
10 a.m.-noon
This is a family friendly event open to all Girl Scout levels. All must register to attend but only girls pay to attend.
Cost: $5 girls only (includes badge). FREE, if also registered for Camp Sampler Weekend, May 3-5

It's time to bridge up! Join us as we celebrate your accomplishments this year with bridging ceremony. We'll supply the fun, the bridge and some sweet treats. You bring your troop (meeting the girl-to-adult ratio) and/or family as you move to the next chapter in your Girl Scout experience.

Register by April 19. Questions? Contact customercare@gsccc.org.

Want to Try Camping but Don't Have Experience? Our Camp Sampler is for You!

Camp Sampler Weekend - The Ultimate Adventure
Friday, May 3rd, 6 p.m. - Sunday, May 5th, 10 a.m.
Camp Darden
Courtland, VA
Open to Girl Scout Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors, and adults. This is a troop/group/family event for Girl Scouts and registered adults. Each troop must ensure the girl-to-adult ratio is met. Individually registered girls may attend with a parent/caregiver. Both girls and adults pay to attend.
Cost: $75 per person (includes meals, lodging, outdoor education activities, and a patch)

Cyber Security Workshop Time Updated

Community Outreach FBI of Norfolk
Monday, April 29, 2019
Central Library
Chesapeake, VA
6:15 p.m. Check-in
6:30-7:45 p.m. Event time
Open to Girl Scout Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors and adults (family friendly event).

Norfolk FBI specialists will be on-hand to explain the safety activities you can do to protect yourself when using electronic devices and cell phones. Bring your Girl Scouts and any device you would like to learn how to protect.

Register here. Questions? Contact gsccctroop759@gmail.com.

Gather Together with Your Sister Girl Scouts at Girl Fest!

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Chippokes State Park
Surry, VA
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Open to all Girl Scout levels and adults. This is a family friendly event. All must pay to attend.
Cost: $15

Explore Chippokes State Park and learn some history on this outdoor adventure. Discover this hidden treasure right in our own backyard. Learn about their pasture pals program, meet their ambassador animals, complete a self-guided Fossil Walk on Chippokes Beach, and visit a beautiful historical mansion.

Register by April 19. Questions? Contact customercare@gsccc.org.

Kappa Delta's Together We Are Better Event

Saturday, April 20, 2019
ODU Webb Center
Norfolk, VA
10 a.m.-noon
Cost: $3 per girl
Open to Girl Scout Juniors only.

Join the Kappa Deltas at this team building event. Stations include team building activities such as where do you fit in this puzzle? Everyone plays a major role when we all team together. Display your skills learned by participating in some great skills and share your talents.

Register here. Questions? Contact Tessa Resek at kdthetaetacommunityservice@gmail.com.

2018 Cookie Kickoff Patches

If you attended the Council's 2018 Cookie Kickoff Event and did not receive your patch, please email customercare@gsccc.org with the following:
Your Name
Troop #
# of Patches Needed
Mailing Address (or you may request to pick up patches from the Chesapeake retail shop- inform shop associate you are picking up, and not making a new purchase)

Renew Your Troop Today!


Reasons to renew your troop now for MY20:
  • You'll solidify your troop roster. This will allow you and your girls to plan and build up momentum this summer and kick off the new membership year full steam ahead!
  • Your girls will be able to secure their spot in MY20 Council-led events as soon as registration opens.
  • Your troop will be prepared to tackle the Fall Product Program and earn troop funds to support all of their plans.
  • And if those aren't reason enough, you'll also be eligible for some fun early renewal incentives!

Girl Scout Summer Camp Positions Still Available

Do what you love. Love what you do!

You love the outdoors. You love hiking, boating and campfires. And, your friends say you’re great with kids. Does this describe you? If so, the perfect job is waiting for you—Girl Scout camp!!!

You know the value of Girl Scouting and the fun of Girl Scout camp. Camp jobs offer invaluable skill-building, leadership, training and enrichment opportunities that can’t be found anywhere else!  Whether you are looking for something for your student or for yourself.
         
We are seeking the following to complete our 2019 summer staff roster:
Lifeguards (2)
Counselors (2)

What's New on the Volunteer Toolkit (VTK)?

Girl Scout Cadette Badge and Journey resources are now on the Volunteer Toolkit (VTK)!

You can take a look at the Badge and Journey Meeting Plans, found in the Resources tab, Cadette. Select "Badges", "Journey" or "All" to view the plans.

Create your Year Plan by clicking on "Add Badge/Journey". If you have a multi-level troop, click on "Use Filters" to select Cadette. If you do not have a multi-level troop, select "Badges" or "Journey". Start creating your year plan now!

How can you get started?

Monday, April 8, 2019

Upcoming Trainings Offered by E.M.T.A. Enterprises

Visit the E.M.T.A. Enterprises website to register for any of these upcoming trainings:
  • Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS)
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Wilderness First Aid - this is a two-day program (16 hours) designed to prepare you for delayed advanced care.

Go Gold Workshop for Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors

Saturday, April 13, 2019
Wycliffe Presbyterian Church
Virginia Beach, VA
9-11 a.m.
Open to Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors only.

Attend this training and learn how to successfully plan and carry out a Gold Award project.

Register by April 10. Questions? Contact customercare@gsccc.org.

Girl Scout Program Basics, Part II

Monday, May 6, 2019
Camden County Library
Camden, NC
6-8 p.m.
Register by May 2.

Sunday, May 19, 2019
A Place for Girls
Chesapeake, VA
1:30-3:30 p.m.
Register by May 18.

Attend one of the upcoming Girl Scout Program Basics, Part II classes where you will learn how to teach your girls how to plan their year and their troop meetings.

Questions? Contact customercare@gsccc.org.