Event  List

OCTOBER 2014
 


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Juliette's Birthday Bash, J, C, S, A

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 9:00 AM - Sun Oct 26 2014, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Oct. 14 - J, C, S ,A, Celebrate Juliette Low’s Birthday and spend the night at camp! To celebrate our founder, Juliette Gordon Lowes’s birthday you’ll play games, make crafts and of course have birthday CAKE with all your sister Girl Scouts!

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: A Focus on Fitness, Wesley Chapel

Registration closes Oct. 19 - In this session, participants will learn how to respond to emergencies, provide basic first aid techniques, and administer CPR to infants, children, and adults. Skills tests and a written assessment will be required to earn the two-year certification from EMS Safety.

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Juliette's Birthday Bash, Daisies

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Oct. 14 - DAISIES, Celebrate Juliette Low’s Birthday and spend the night at camp! To celebrate our founder, Juliette Gordon Lowes’s birthday you’ll play games, make crafts and of course have birthday CAKE with all your sister Girl Scouts! Daisies are welcome to join in the day’s activities without spending the night!

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Juliette's Birthday Bash, Brownies

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 9:00 AM - Sun Oct 26 2014, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Oct. 14 - BROWNIES, Celebrate Juliette Low’s Birthday and spend the night at camp! To celebrate our founder, Juliette Gordon Lowes’s birthday you’ll play games, make crafts and of course have birthday CAKE with all your sister Girl Scouts!

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STEM GEMs (Girl Event Managers)

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 9:30 AM

Location: Varies by date

Multiple dates available - Looking for a fun way to earn service hours for school or for Girl Scout Awards? We have volunteer opportunities at our STEM events.

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Paddle the Waters

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Oct. 14 - Explore the waters of camp by canoe! Do you know how to get across the lake quickly? How to turn your boat around without hitting anything? Do you know your J stroke from your pitch stroke? Learn how to become a canoe master while having a fun time out on the water at Camp Scoutcrest!

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Take Aim

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Oct. 24 - Learn about the equipment, skill, procedures and safety related to the sport of archery. You’ll find the archer’s stance and feel the pride of hitting the target, try for a bulls eye, and maybe even play target games!

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Paddle the Waters

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Oct. 14 - Explore the waters of camp by canoe! Do you know how to get across the lake quickly? How to turn your boat around without hitting anything? Do you know your J stroke from your pitch stroke? Learn how to become a canoe master while having a fun time out on the water at Camp Scoutcrest!

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Take Aim

Date: Sat Oct 25 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Oct. 12 - Learn about the equipment, skill, procedures and safety related to the sport of archery. You’ll find the archer’s stance and feel the pride of hitting the target, try for a bulls eye, and maybe even play target games!

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Happy Trails

Date: Sun Oct 26 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

REGISTRATION EXTENDED! closes Oct. 21 - Happy Trails is a one-day horse program for girls who have completed Horse Kicks I and would like to take a long ride around Camp Wildwood. You’ll work together as a team with your sister Girl Scouts as you groom and saddle your horse and then hit the trail. As a barn activity, you’ll be creating beautiful, colorful trail markers to take home as a reminder of your day with the horses.

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Paddle the Water Overnight, Info Meeting

Date: Sun Oct 26 2014, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Oct. 14 - Join us for an informational and planning session to learn more about an overnight paddling adventure on the Withalacooche River. If you decide to go on the trip, you’ll spend a few sessions practicing and building your canoeing skills at Camp Scoutcrest and then go on your overnight adventure in April 2015.

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Working with Girl Scouts: Daisy, Brownie, Junior

Date: Thu Oct 30 2014, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Family Fundamentals, Lakeland

Registration closes Oct. 24 - New Girl Scout Leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the Journeys, the Girl Guide, and awards and badges for girls. This session will introduce leaders to resources and processes to help them succeed as GS leaders to Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors.

NOVEMBER 2014
 


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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Nov 1 2014, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: West United Methodist Church, Ocala

Registration closes Oct. 26 - This CPR and First Aid certification course is offered by the American Heart Association as a convenience to our Girl Scout volunteers.

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Explore Marksmanship

Date: Sat Nov 1 2014, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Wyoming Antelope Club, Clearwater

Registration closes Oct. 26 - Find the Marksman within you! Learn how to safely handle and discharge a firearm and explore the Olympic possibilities with this sport.

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STEM Saturdays: Fun with Circuits

Date: Sat Nov 1 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Tampa Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes Oct. 26 - Learn basic concepts behind electricity and unmask the truth about how electronic components work in a circuit through a series of hands-on investigations.

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Power It Up!

Date: Sat Nov 1 2014, 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes Oct. 26 - Learn how to solder and make a blinky robot that you can take home. You’ll also hear about new and future technology projects that electrical engineering are researching and inventing. Patch included

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Silver Award Workshop, Webinar

Date: Tue Nov 4 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Webinar

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Girls will learn how to make the world a better place! This is an interactive webinar is designed to teach girls in 6-8th grade the Silver Award processes and procedures. This webinar is required prior to turning in a Silver Award Proposal and prior to starting a Silver Award Project. (Girls must be logged onto separate computers)

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Rainbow Magic FairyFest

Date: Fri Nov 7 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Location: The Lakeland Center, Lakeland

Registration closes Oct. 27 - LIVE ON STAGE—Rainbow Magic! Before the show, join us for Rainbow Magic’s FairyFest! Meet a cast member, and create your own special fairy jewelry to wear to the show! Girl Price includes jewelry, patch, meal and show ticket!

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Wilderness Camp Training - Session II

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 9:00 AM - Sun Nov 9 2014, 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas

Registration closes Oct. 8 - Want to take Girl Scouts on trips into the wilderness, including hiking on the Appalachian Trail? Training part 2 of 2.

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Discover SCUBA

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Have you ever wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? During the Discover Scuba Diving experience, you'll learn how to use scuba equipment in a pool.

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Horse Kicks I

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Learn beginning riding skills at Horse Kicks I. The session will cover safety, grooming, beginning saddling, a ride in the arena and learning the parts of the horse.

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Journey of the Sea Turtle

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: The Florida Aquarium, Tampa

Discover the life story of a sea turtle and participate in fun and then, spend the rest of the day enjoying the beautiful Florida Aquarium.

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STEM Saturdays - Kite Construction

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Learn the science behind kites as you make your own Mega Koi Fish Kite.

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Take Aim

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Learn about the equipment, skill, procedures and safety related to the sport of archery. You’ll find the archer’s stance and feel the pride of hitting the target, try for a bulls eye, and maybe even play target games!

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Intro to Snorkel

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Registration closes Oct. 27 - During this workshop, you’ll learn snorkeling basics in the pool and (weather permitting) you’ll learn about conservation & ecosystems at the marine lab. All snorkeling equipment will be provided.

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Take Aim

Date: Sat Nov 8 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Learn about the equipment, skill, procedures and safety related to the sport of archery. You’ll find the archer’s stance and feel the pride of hitting the target, try for a bulls eye, and maybe even play target games!

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Horse Kicks II

Date: Sun Nov 9 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Oct. 27 - Come learn more about horses with Horse Kicks II. Choose to learn more skills like trotting in the arena or go on a scenic trail around Camp Wildwood. Decide what breed and color of horses you like best with a fun barn activity.

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Gold Award Workshop, Webinar

Date: Tue Nov 11 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Webinar

Registraion closes Nov. 3 - Girls will learn how to make the world a better place! This webinar is designed to teach girls in 9-12th grade the Gold Award processes and procedures. This workshop is required prior to turning in a Gold Award Proposal and prior to starting a Gold Award Project. (Girls must be logged onto separate computers)

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Adult Workshop Weekend: Recipes for Great Girl Scout Programs

Date: Fri Nov 14 2014, 5:00 PM - Sun Nov 16 2014, 11:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Nov. 7 - Participants will learn something new, make new friends, create some cool things, cook great food competing with peers, share in Girl Scout traditions, and leave excited to start another amazing GS year. We hope you join in the fun!

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Dessert First

Date: Fri Nov 14 2014, 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Location: InterContinental Hotel

Enjoy delicious Girl Scout Cookie - themed desserts while helping raise funds for our mission.

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STEM Saturdays - Things That Fly

Date: Sat Nov 15 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Bartlow Girl Scout House, Bartlow

Registration closes Nov. 1 - Have fun as you learn the science of flight and then construct parachutes, straw gliders and paper airplanes.

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GSI – Girl Scout Investigator

Date: Sat Nov 15 2014, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Bartow Girl Scout House, Bartow

Registration closes Nov. 6 - Dive into the science of detecting! Learn about DNA—and perform an experiment to extract real DNA! You’ll also learn techniques of analyzing fingerprints. You’ll earn portions of the Detective and Special Agent badges.

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Invertebrate Extravaganza!

Date: Sat Nov 15 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Registration closes Nov. 2 - Why is an urchin so spiky? What does a hermit crabs home look like? Find out the answers to these questions and more as you meet some cool critters that call the ocean floor home!

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Leadership Seminar

Date: Sun Nov 16 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes Nov. 9 - This FREE seminar is hosted by Dale Carnegie, a highly-regarded, world-renowned leadership development company. Participants will be introduced to valuable leadership skills, improve interpersonal communications, and learn emotional control skills. Girls will be led on a path to resolve conflicts, resist peer pressure, respect authority, and reach their goals and full potential! This seminar is a perfect complement to preparing to earn the highest Girl Scouting honor, the Gold Award.

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Working with Girl Scouts: Daisies, Brownies and Juniors

Date: Wed Nov 19 2014, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Tampa Leadership Center

Registration closes Nov. 16 - New Girl Scout leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), discover Journey options, get introduced to the Girl Guide, and explore badges and awards available for girls.

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Equine Science

Date: Sat Nov 22 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Nov. 10 - Did you ever want to learn skills that a veterinarian would use every day? Come ride and have fun learning about the science of horses.

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Home Scientist

Date: Sat Nov 22 2014, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Registration closes Nov. 3 - Become a scientist for the day! In this workshop you’ll get to conduct fun hands-on experiments. You’ll create chemical reactions, explore static electricity and make ice cream in a bag!

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Expedition Jungala, a group sleepover for Brownies

Date: Sat Nov 22 2014, 5:30 PM - Sun Nov 23 2014, 9:00 AM

Location: Busch Gardens, Tampa

Registration closes Nov. 9 - Spend an evening hiking and climbing through Busch Gardens' Jungala on an expedition to learn more about jungle animals. Discover special adaptations animals have for moving around and finding food in a tropical forest as you participate in a "menu" of activities. Camp out in Tiger Lodge and wake up next morning to meet one of Jungala's zookeepers to learn more about tigers.

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Art with Horses

Date: Sun Nov 23 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Take home beautiful works of art after spending the whole day with horses! Ride and work on your creative side when you attend Art with Horses.

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Girl Scout Family Day with the Bucs

Date: Sun Nov 30 2014, 1:00 PM

Location: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa

Cheer on our hometown Bucs with your fellow Girl Scouts, family and friends! Special Girl Scout pre-game VIP party and Swap Meet - Price includes pre-game game party, game ticket and special Commemorative Patch!

DECEMBER 2014
 


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Archery Certification

Date: Sat Dec 6 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Dec. 1 - Learn how to safely handle bows, arrows, and manage your girl scouts at the same time!

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Dec 6 2014, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: A Focus on Fitness, Wesley Chapel

Registration closes Nov. 30 - In this session, participants will learn how to respond to emergencies, provide basic first aid techniques, and administer CPR to infants, children, and adults. Skills tests and a written assessment will be required to earn the two-year certification from EMS Safety.

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STEM Saturdays - Water Magic

Date: Sat Dec 6 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes Nov. 17 - Learn about the cohesive forces that keep water molecules together as you do hands-on science investigations. You’ll participate in an H2O Amazing Race and test how many drops of water you can fit on a penny and more.

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Silver Award Workshop

Date: Sat Dec 6 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo

Registration closes Oct 30 - This is an interactive classroom workshop that is designed to teach girls in 6-8th grade the Silver Award processes and procedures. This workshop is required prior to turning in a Silver Award Proposal and prior to starting a Silver Award Project.

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Daisy Horse Explorer

Date: Sat Dec 13 2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Dec. 1 - Do you want to come out and play with horses? Daisy Horse Explorer is a half day program in which you get to ride, take home a craft and brush horses. You may even get to feed your horse a treat!

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Daisy Horse Explorer

Date: Sat Dec 13 2014, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Dec. 1 - Do you want to come out and play with horses? Daisy Horse Explorer is a half day program in which you get to ride, take home a craft and brush horses. You may even get to feed your horse a treat!

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Wild Wonderland Sleepover

Date: Sat Dec 13 2014, 7:00 PM - Sun Dec 14 2014, 8:00 AM

Location: Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa

Have a jolly time sleeping over at the Zoo. You’ll see millions of twinkling lights, ride rides, meet Santa, and visit his real reindeer!

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Hoot, Howl and Hike

Date: Sat Dec 13 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Registration closes Dec. 1 - Unravel the mysteries of nighttime sights and sounds at camp after the sun goes down. Watch for nocturnal animals, the glow of spider eyes and more while listening to your surroundings.

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Horse Kicks I

Date: Sun Dec 14 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Dec. 1 - Learn beginning riding skills at Horse Kicks I. The session will cover safety, grooming, beginning saddling, a ride in the arena and learning the parts of the horse.

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Nutcracker

Date: Sun Dec 14 2014, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Downtown Tampa

Registration closes Dec. 1 - Hear the story of Clara and her nutcracker and of a magical place filled with marching toy soldiers, a giant mice and waltzing snowflakes. Price includes show, pre-show high tea and patch.

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Working with Girl Scouts: Daisy, Brownie, Junior

Date: Wed Dec 17 2014, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Tampa Leadership Center

Registration closes Dec. 14 - New Girl Scout leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), discover Journey options, get introduced to the Girl Guide, and explore badges and awards available for girls.

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A Christmas Carol

Date: Mon Dec 22 2014, 4:45 PM

Location: Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater

Registration closes Dec. 8 - Join us for a special presentation of “A Christmas Carol “and during a special pre-show event you’ll get a behind the scenes look as you meet members of the cast. Price includes show, pre-show workshop, lunch and patch.

JANUARY 2015
 


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Homestead Sampler

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Dec. 29 - Have you ever wondered what life was like in the 1800's? At this sampler, you’ll churn butter, crank ice cream, make a corn husk doll, and dip a candle!

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Advanced Camp Training

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 10:00 AM - Sun Jan 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Indian Echo

Registration closes Jan. 4 - If you have some experience camping, and your girls are ready for more, this session will get you there. Adult leaders will experience tent camping and outdoor cooking while learning how to prepare girls to do the same. Participants will use sound safety principles, understand “leave no trace,” explore options for camping destinations, and practice knot, lashing, and knife skills.

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Silver Award Workshop

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo

Registration closes Jan. 2, 2015 - This is an interactive classroom workshop that is designed to teach girls in 6-8th grade the Silver Award processes and procedures. This workshop is required prior to turning in a Silver Award Proposal and prior to starting a Silver Award Project.

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Take Aim

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Learn about the equipment, skill, procedures and safety related to the sport of archery. You’ll find the archer’s stance and feel the pride of hitting the target, try for a bulls eye, and maybe even play target games!

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STEM Saturdays - Bubble Designer

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Registration closes Dec. 29 - What is the science behind bubbles? At this workshop, you get to experiment with bubble solutions and making the perfect wand.

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Babysitting Safety

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Tampa Leadership Center

Registration closes Dec. 28 - Do you want to earn extra money? Be the babysitter everyone is asking for! Learn the basic responsibilities of infant and child care from a certified instructor. Course includes introduction to First Aid & CPR and safety training. Receive handbook and certification card after completing the course.

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Strike a Pose!

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Registration closes Dec. 29 - Did you know yoga can improve many areas of your life, like school, sports, dance music and even homework! Have fun with your sister Girl Scouts and earn parts of the Staying Fit Badge.

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Take Aim

Date: Sat Jan 10 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Registration closes Dec. 29 - Learn about the equipment, skill, procedures and safety related to the sport of archery. You’ll find the archer’s stance and feel the pride of hitting the target, try for a bulls eye, and maybe even play target games!

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Happy Trails

Date: Sun Jan 11 2015, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Dec. 29 - Hit the trail and have fun working with other girls. Take home a keepsake and learn more about horses during Happy Trails.

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STEM Saturdays - Color Wonders

Date: Sat Jan 17 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes Jan. 5 - Magic butterflies, water color creations and paint with whipped cream! Have fun as you discover the wonders of color!

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Cowgirl University

Date: Sat Jan 17 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: The Lakeland Center, Lakeland

Registration closes Jan. 1 - Learn what it takes to be a cowgirl! You’ll meet actual cowgirls, learn the History of Rodeo and try your hand at different ranch hand activities! Afterward, you’ll see the Famous Tate Pro Rodeo Classic. Girl price includes Cowgirl Box Dinner, Rodeo ticket, craft and patch.

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Manatee Rescue Sleepover

Date: Sat Jan 17 2015, 7:00 PM - Sun Jan 18 2015, 8:00 AM

Location: Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa

Registration closes Jan. 1 - Learn how Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo works to save Florida’s gentle giant – the manatee! During this sleepover event you’ll complete some requirements towards the Florida Manatee patch.

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Zombie Preparedness Camp

Date: Sat Jan 24 2015, 8:00 AM - Sun Jan 25 2015, 10:30 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Jan. 1 - Are you ready for a Zombie Apocalypse? Spend the day learning emergency preparedness skills…making a fire, creating shelters, first aid survival, radio communications, archery and much more.

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Daisy Horse Explorer

Date: Sat Jan 24 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Jan. 12 - Do you want to come out and play with horses? Daisy Horse Explorer is a half day program in which you get to ride, take home a craft and brush horses. You may even get to feed your horse a treat!

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STEM Saturdays - Fun with Circuits

Date: Sat Jan 24 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Camp Indian Echo

Registration closes Jan. 5 - Have fun as you learn the science of flight and then construct parachutes, straw gliders and paper airplanes.

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STEAM Day

Date: Sat Jan 24 2015, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Explorations V Children’s Museum, Lakeland

Registration closes Jan. 12 - Full S-T-E-A-M ahead with your Girl Scout sisters while doing hands on activities and exploring three floors of kid-powered exhibits.

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Daisy Horse Explorer

Date: Sat Jan 24 2015, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Do you want to come out and play with horses? Daisy Horse Explorer is a half day program in which you get to ride, take home a craft and brush horses. You may even get to feed your horse a treat!

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Magical Magnets

Date: Sat Jan 24 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Jan. 12 - Do you know what magnets are and what they do? During this workshop you get to do hands on activities experimenting with magnetic attractions. You also make a magnet painting to take home.

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Horse Kicks I

Date: Sun Jan 25 2015, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Jan. 12 - Learn beginning riding skills at Horse Kicks I. The session will cover safety, grooming, beginning saddling, a ride in the arena and learning the parts of the horse.

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Silver Award Workshop

Date: Mon Jan 26 2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Leadership Center

Registration closes Jan. 18, 2015 - Girls will learn how to make the world a better place! This is an Interactive Clasroom Workshop designed to help girls learn about the Silver Award processes and procedures. Girls are required to take this course prior to turning in their Silver Award Proposal form to council.

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Basic Outdoor Leadership Training (BOLT)

Date: Sat Jan 31 2015, 9:45 AM - Sun Feb 1 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Jan. 25 - This session will provide the tools and information needed to partner with your girls to plan, prepare, and execute an overnight event. Participants will learn basic outdoor skills and safety guidelines, receive lots of helpful hints, and learn how to avoid common pitfalls.

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Inspector Gadget

Date: Sat Jan 31 2015, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes Jan. 19 - Explore simple machines all around us as you explore levers, pulleys, screws and gears. During this workshop you dissect toys, make an escape car and build a catapult.

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Night Owls Aquarium Sleepover

Date: Sat Jan 31 2015, 7:00 PM - Sun Feb 1 2015, 9:30 AM

Location: The Florida Aquarium, Tampa

Registration closes Jan. 19 - Trek through the aquarium wetlands at night, do some fun activities and then settle down and sleep next to the fish!

FEBRUARY 2015
 


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Discover Nursing

Date: Sat Feb 7 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: University of Tampa, Tampa

Registration closes Jan. 26 - Join us at University of and hear about the various career opportunities available in the nursing profession. You’ll see demonstrations of skills nurses perform, overview of the equipment and supplies used by nurses and some basic first aid. You’ll l earn portions of your First Aid Badge. Fee includes participation patch

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Design Divas

Date: Sat Feb 7 2015, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Feb. 2 - Step into the role of a design engineer as you build, design and test products. You’ll design a pencil bag, a protective packaging for your favorite cookie and build toy prototype.

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Nature Photographer

Date: Sat Feb 14 2015, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Registration closes Feb. 2 - Grab your digital camera and join us for a nature photography workshop where you’ll learn composition, what makes light important and how to get that great picture. You take home a printed picture that you take during the event.

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Dolphin Training 101

Date: Sat Feb 14 2015, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Clearwater

Registration closes Feb. 2 - Learn what it takes to be a dolphin trainer at the home of the two most famous dolphins in the world-Winter and Hope! Patch and Admission to the Aquarium included.

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Archery Certification

Date: Sat Feb 21 2015, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo

Registration closes Feb. 16 - Learn how to safely handle bows, arrows, and manage your girl scouts at the same time!

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Three Cheers for Animals

Date: Sat Feb 21 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa

Registration closes Feb. 9 - Meet animal friends up-close. Hear how the zookeepers care for the animals and how you can too! You’ll meet some of the requirements for the Three Cheers for Animals Journey.

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Duct Tape Purses

Date: Sat Feb 21 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland

Registration closes Feb. 9 - Use your imagination and creativity as you design and make a purse out of everyone’s favorite all-purpose tool: duct tape.

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Basic Outdoor Leadership Training (BOLT)

Date: Sat Feb 28 2015, 10:00 AM - Sun Mar 1 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood

Registration closes Feb. 16 - This course is designed to prepare leaders to partner with girls to plan their first overnight outdoor experience. Participants will learn basic outdoor skills and safety guidelines, receive lots of helpful hints, and learn how to avoid common pitfalls.