Category Archives: Events

Brownie Fencing Fun at Nova Fencing Club, Apr 28

En Guard! Join the Nova Fencing Club for an 1.5 hour fencing class introducing Girl Scouts to the sport of fencing at their dedicated fencing facility. The class ends with epic bouting between the scouts. Fencing is both a safe and exciting sport. A fencing fun patch is included.

Girls should dress in comfortable/athletic attire with long sleeve shirts, wear sneakers, and bring a snack.

QUICK RECAP
What: Fencing Fun at Nova Fencing Club
Who: Brownies
When: Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10:45AM – 1:00PM
Where: Nova Fencing Club
3431 Carlin Springs Rd., Suite E
Falls Church, VA 22041
Cost: $5
Form: Fencing Fun Permission Form

Advertisements
Tagged ,

Cadette Primitive Camping, Apr 21 – 22

Cadettes will earn their Primitive Camping badge by going on a primitive camping overnight at Camp Brighton Woods, April 21 – 22, inshaAllah. Primitive camping can be a challenge, even for experienced campers. Get ready to step up your outdoor skills, get out into nature, and make extra-special memories on a primitive camping trip.

  1. Plan a primitive camping trip
  2. Prepare your gear
  3. Make a camp meal
  4. Learn a new primitive camping skill
  5. Go camping

When Cadettes have earned this badge, they will have planned and gone on a primitive camping trip with a group of Girl Scouts or family members.

Girls should dress for the weather and occasion, and pack appropriately. Drop off is at 9AM Saturday, and pick up is 11AM Sunday. Permission forms are due March 16.

QUICK RECAP
What: Primitive Camping
Who: Cadettes
When: Saturday, April 21, 2018, 9AM – Sunday, April 22, 11AM
Where: Camp Brighton Woods
Cost: $10
Form: Cadette Primitive Camping Permission Form

Tagged , , ,

On Your Own: Girl Scout Day at Hillwood, Mar 17

Celebrate spring with the Girl Scouts at a fun-filled and festive day at Hillwood!

hillwoodEstate

All activities listed below are ongoing from 10AM-1PM:

  • Play garden games on the lawn, including badminton, croquet, hula hoop, and jump rope.
  • Putt on the Hillwood putting green just as Hillwood founder Marjorie Merriweather Post and her guests used to do.
  • Practice yoga in the garden with Laurie Tucker of WellStyles Consulting. Yoga sessions begin at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, and 12:30 pm.
  • Create your own works of art: self-portraits, fancy place-settings, and more.
  • Try on costumes from a collection of hero’s capes, royal crowns, knight’s shields, and more.
  • Explore enchanting gardens and discover glittering treasures in the mansion.

Earn a Daisy petal, or Brownie, Junior, or Cadette badge!
• Daisy petals: Lupe (Honest and Fair) and Gloria (Respect Myself and Others)
• Brownie badges: Making Friends and My Best Self
• Junior badges: Social Butterfly and Staying Fit
• Cadette badges: Science of Happiness and Field Day

QUICK RECAP
What: Girl Scout Day at Hillwood
Who: Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette
When: Saturday, March 17, 2018, 10AM – 1PM
Where: Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
4155 Linnean Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
202.686.5807
Cost: $11 per person; free for children under age 5
Form: None

Tagged ,
Advertisements