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On Your Own: Outdoor Skills, May 22

Daisies, Brownies and Juniors are invited to join Troop 2477 to learn outdoor skills.

  • Make a paracord survival bracelet
  • Make a shelter from sticks and branches
  • Cook a meal over a campfire and desert in a box oven
  • Learn the basics of Leave No Trace by checking out our Camp Crime Scene

Learn all this at the beautiful Camp Crowell, just a half hour from Ashburn, VA. Both troops and individual girls are welcome. Permission slips and health history forms are the responsibility of the troop leader or adult in charge. Registration & payment deadline: Monday, May 2, 2016. Download the registration form here.

All proceeds will help Troop 2477 earn money for a trip to Savannah in 2017.

When: Sunday, May 22, 2016, 1 – 4PM
Where: Camp Crowell, Oakton, VA.
Cost: $15/girl
Contact: Amy Wells eawells@verison.net or 703-327-0307

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REMINDER: Make The Connection – ME to WE Team-building Skills, Apr 18

makeTheConnectionGSCNCGirls and Booz Allen Hamilton mentors participate in fun outdoor activities like the Log of Death and Rushing River that teach girls how to achieve success through trust, communication, and strategy. As they conquer this challenging rope course, they experience firsthand how to achieve success as part of a team.

Please see your emails from Sujan and fill out the necessary paperwork. She will not allow your daughter to participate without it. This is a Council-sponsored event. Meet at PGMA at 8:30AM to carpool. Lunch is included.

What: Make The Connection – ME to WE Team-building Skills
Who: Ambassadors, Seniors & Cadettes
When: Saturday, April 18, 2015, 10AM – 4PM
Where: Camp Crowell, Oakton, VA

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Capital One Financial Fitness Challenge for Brownies, Mar 28

brownie_money-manager_largeMoney helps us buy things we need, like food and clothes. And money helps us buy things we want, like video games and movie tickets! Learn the difference between wants and needs in this badge. Create your very own save/spend piggy bank! Troops must meet their individual adult to girl ratio. Capital One Financial Fitness Patch included.

Leaders and registered adults are the only ones who can transport Girl Scouts. Adults can register with the Girl Scouts of the Nation’s Capital to be able to transport girls and participate on various levels. We can meet at and return to PGMA or parents can meet at the site. If participation is too low we will cancel.

Parents: Please respond offering your assistance so our Brownies will be able to take advantage of this event.
What: Capital One Financial Fitness Challenge
Who: Brownies
When: Saturday March 28, 2015, 1:30 – 3:30PM
Where: Camp Crowell, Oakton, VA
Cost: $3 per girl (financial assistance available)
Forms: Capital One Financial Fitness Challenge Parent Permission Form

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