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Cadette Archery & Outdoor Art Apprentice Badge Workshop, Apr 29

Come to the Archery and Outdoor Art Apprentice Badge Workshop and complete all requirements including:

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  • Get to know archery equipment
  • Learn about archery safety
  • Practice archery before you go on a range
  • Shoot on an archery range
  • Create an archery challenge

Cadette Outdoor Art Apprentice Badge

  • Explore art outdoors
  • Make something!
  • Get to know—and create—sounds of nature
  • Be a nature photographer
  • Design with nature

This event includes both badges, safety instruction, range time, all materials to earn both badges and pizza lunch. Girls must wear weather appropriate clothing, closed-toe shoes & vest. Girls must also bring a cell phone with camera or digital camera to the event. This is a High Adventure activity so girls need to be in good physical condition to participate. Five (5) spots are available on a first-paid, first-served basis.

What: Cadette Archery & Outdoor Art Apprentice Badge Workshop
Who: Cadettes
When: Saturday, April 29, 8:45AM – 3PM
Where: Camp Potomac Woods, 13900 Potomac Woods Ln, Leesburg, VA 20176
Cost: $35/Girl
Form: Archery/Outdoor Art Explorer Permission Form

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Juniors to Go On An Escapade at Terrapin Adventures, 20 Dec

terrapinAdventuresLogoTerrapin Adventures challenge courses rely on strong communication and trust. Are Troop 3480 Juniors ready for the challenge? On Saturday, 20 December, 2014, girls will participate in 1.5 hours of games & activities on portable equipment and up two low ropes course elements ending with an exciting glide on a 330 foot Zip Line!

Note: Girls must be at least 8 years old for all events, and at least 48 inches tall, and between 60-275 pounds to ride the Zip Line.

Girls should dress for the weather, wear sturdy closed-toe shoes, tuck in scarves, and bring water bottles. Leave jewelry and watches at home. In addition to Girl Scout Parental Permission form, the Terrapin Adventure Waiver must be signed by a parent/guardian.

What: Team Building & Leadership Training Escapade
Who: Juniors
When: Saturday, December 20, 2014, 2 – 5PM
Where: Terrapin Adventures
8600 Foundry Street Savage, MD 20763
Cost: $34 (patch included)
Forms: Parental Permission Form, Terrapin Adventures Waiver & Directions

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March Magic Teen & Outdoor Blitz, Mar. 22-23

March Magic is a teen Girl Scout event open to Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador girls who want to learn more about teen awards and other things of interest to teens. Teens who register for two teen designated workshops will also be able to register for two adult outdoor training workshops.

Early Bird, $13

  • 2 nights (Friday & Saturday)
  • 4 meals (Saturday breakfast, lunch & dinner; Sunday breakfast)
  • 4 workshops
  • event patch
The Full Monty, $11

  • 1 night (Saturday)
  • 3 meals (Saturday lunch & dinner, Sunday breakfast)
  • 4 workshops
  • event patch
A Girl Scout Day, $9

  • 2 meals (Saturday lunch & dinner)
  • 4 workshops
  • event patch
What I Can Get, Free

  • includes what workshops fit into your schedule
  • limited number of event patches

(Patches can be purchased at event on a first come/first served basis)

Available teen workshops include:Gold Award Workshop
Silver Award Workshop
From Idea/Interest to Viable Project
Making High Adventure a Reality
Silver Trefoil Award Workshop
Magic of Campfire
Program Aid
Child Care
Sample of outdoor workshops:Gourmet Cooking on a Backpack Stove
Hike Camp
Nature Without Knowing Anything
Outdoor Games
Fun with Knots
Songs for a Campfire
Box Oven Cooking
Nature Crafts
Compass Games
and more!

Troop 3480 is planning to coordinate transportation from PGMA to the camp and back for the Early Bird and Full Monty options. Parents must provide transportation for the Girl Scout Day and What I Can Get options. Health forms and contact information must on file and up-to-date. For more info, contact your girl scout’s troop leader and download more info. Don’t delay: Girls Scout programs fill up quickly.

Email your choices for classes to Sis. Kesha: keshabdulm [at] gmail [dot] com

What: March Magic
Who: Cadettes, Seniors & Ambassadors
When: Saturday & Sunday, March 22-23, 2014
Where: Camp Potomac Woods
13932 Potomac Woods Lane, Leesburg, VA 20176
Cost: $13 – $0

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