Event  List

JUNE 2015
 


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CIT Training Course

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Want to be a camp counselor someday? Leadership development for resident camp starts here. Learn to design programs, help younger girls deal with homesickness, and lead songs and activities. You’ll be ready to serve as a CIT next summer!

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Paddlemasters

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Explore the waters by canoe and kayak while you perfect your strokes, swamp your canoe, play games and build your paddling skills.

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Cross Rails

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Master your two-point and jump some rails. Learn about different types of jumps, famous jumpers and how to set up a course. Must be proficient at the posting trot, steering, and able to two-point.

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All American Girl

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Celebrate the Fourth of July early! Special activities include a celebration that includes face painting, games, making ice-cream and a very special flag retirement ceremony.

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Board, Tube & Ski

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Hop in the boat, turn up the radio, and try your hand at the wakeboard, tube, or water ski. Try new activities, or sharpen your skills. Hop the boat’s wake and cool off in the lake!

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Florida Pioneers

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Could you live like a true pioneer girl? Try cross-stitching, make candles, butter and ice cream, craft a corn husk doll companion and join in the barn dance.

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Stars & Stripes Forever

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Celebrate the Fourth of July early with face painting, games, ice cream and a special flag retirement ceremony. Learn how Girl Scouts would serve their country and how you can make a difference today.

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Giddy Up!

Date: Sun Jun 28 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 4 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Learn the basics of Western riding. Learn steering turns, patterns, positions and more. By the end of the session, choose horseback activities like a trail ride or games. Open to beginners.

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Art-Rageous

Date: Mon Jun 29 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 3 2015, 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Day Camp - Tap into your creative side with a sampling of fine arts. Maybe you’ll take to the stage to act out a play or get your hands dirty painting a masterpiece.

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Camp Olympics

Date: Mon Jun 29 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 3 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Day Camp - Take home the gold in Camp Olympics. Teams compete in contests of strength, wit and survival. Celebrate your victories at the Friday carnival. Get to know your teammates even better on the optional overnight.

JULY 2015
 


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CIT/WIT Training Course

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Want to be a camp counselor someday? Leadership development for resident camp starts here. Learn to design programs, help younger girls deal with homesickness, and lead songs and activities. Wranglers learn how to take care of the barn and prep for lessons. You’ll be ready to serve as a CIT/WIT next summer.

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Natural Creations

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Use natural materials to create beautiful works of art. Turn pine cones, leaves and flowers into masterpieces. Dye your own fabric with colors from nature.

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Grossology

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Disgusting or delightful? Why not BOTH! Discover all the creepy-crawly, icky, weird and wild that nature has to offer. Eat bugs, make slime, and get gross with cool science experiments.

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Catch the Wind

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Those who have previously sailed the waters can fine-tune their skills on different types of sailboats and participate in “woman overboard” and “capsize me” competitions. Open to Intermediate sailors.

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Snapshots

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Explore digital photography. Create an awesome photo project with portraits of new friends, landscape shots and camp activities. Please provide your own digital camera.

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Board, Tube & Ski

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Hop in the boat, turn up the radio, and try your hand at the wakeboard, tube, or water ski. Try new activities, or sharpen your skills. Hop the boat’s wake and cool off in the lake!

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Save The Lorax

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Inspired by the Dr. Seuss classic, learn what makes our Florida woods so specials and why so many animals call them home. Work on special projects to protect this habitat and save our unique “Lorax” trees.

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Art with Horses

Date: Sun Jul 5 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 11 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Explore sculpture, painting, and photography while learning basic English riding skills. You can look forward to painting your horses and taking home your art projects! Open to all riding abilities.

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Natural Artists

Date: Mon Jul 6 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 10 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Day Camp - Let the colors of camp inspire your art as you work with paint, clay, tie-dye and more. While you’re waiting for the paint to dry, you can swim, hike and make new friends.

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Event/Camp Coordinator Training

Date: Tue Jul 7 2015, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Hillsborough Community college at The Regent, Riverview

Registration closes July 2 - In this course, participants will learn the responsibilities and mechanics of planning and coordinating an event or camp program in their community or region. Participants will learn how to determine program needs, form a planning committee, maintain safety standards and follow council procedures with an emphasis on inclusion and girl/adult planning.

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Digital Danger

Date: Wed Jul 8 2015, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Webinar

Registation closes July 1 - Webinar - Learn the different statistics, definitions, and online risks of Digital Danger. Along with cyber bullying, identity theft and resources for you to use.

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Working with Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors

Date: Thu Jul 9 2015, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Brandon Christian Church

Registration closes July 5 - New Girl Scout Leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the Journeys, the Girl Guide, and awards and badges for girls.

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Jul 11 2015, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: East Lake Fire Station 57, Palm Harbor

Registration closes July 5 - This course provides knowledge and skills for emergency life-saving techniques involving infants, children, and adults. Respiratory and cardiovascular distress, non-breathing, unconsciousness, choking and cardiac arrest will be addressed.

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Girl Scout Night with the Tampa Bay Storm

Date: Sat Jul 11 2015, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location: Amalie Arena, Tampa

Registration closes July 9 - Girl Scouts and their families are invited to watch the Tampa Bay Storm take on the Orlando Predators. Ticket price includes a field pass experience, pre-game photo-opportunity and a patch.

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Up All Night

Date: Sun Jul 12 2015, 3:00 PM - Wed Jul 15 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Stay up late and sleep in! Camp comes alive after dark as you gaze at the stars, hang by the campfire, cook late night snacks, create glow-in-the-dark crafts and go on night hikes.

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Arena Games

Date: Sun Jul 12 2015, 3:00 PM - Wed Jul 15 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Enjoy horseback games like cracker whistle, water relay, wacky tacky races and musical cones! When not riding, play games in the barn and take home a prize! Open to all riding abilities.

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Shutterbugs

Date: Sun Jul 12 2015, 3:00 PM - Wed Jul 15 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Explore different types of photography and use your skills to create an awesome photo project while working on the Digital Photographer badge. Please provide your own digital camera.

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Cavern Exploration in the Florida Panhandle

Date: Mon Jul 13 2015, 9:00 AM - Thu Jul 16 2015, 6:00 PM

Location: Florida Panhandle

Travel Overnight Camp - You can’t imagine how much adventure is in store for you on this trip! Travel up to the Panhandle to explore Florida Caverns State Park, swim in crystal clear springs, hike along old railroad bridges and hear ghost stories. We’ll even visit Florida State University to check out college campus

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In the Spotlight

Date: Mon Jul 13 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 17 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Day Camp - Spotlight your talents during this music, dance, and drama camp. Create musical instruments, choreograph a special dance and design props for a play. It all comes together in Friday’s Talent Show. Stay over Thursday to play improv games and laugh all night.

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Board, Tube & Ski

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Hop in the boat, turn up the radio, and try your hand at the wakeboard, tube, or water ski. Try new activities, or sharpen your skills. Hop the boat’s wake and cool off in the lake!

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Plug Into Nature

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - See technology and nature support each other in this app-filled week. Use apps for first aid, geocaching, campfire songs, plant identification, animal-tracking and more. Smartphones only used during specific activities and may be shared if needed.

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Design Your Own Horse Program!

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - You choose! Ride the trail, play an arena game, learn about grooming, saddling and horse breeds, or just work on your riding skills.

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Right on Target

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Find the archer in you as you learn the stance, technique and equipment. Enhance your draw, make your own quiver and targets, play archery games and make that bull’s-eye.

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WOW! Wonders of Water

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Dive in and learn how we can use water wisely and protect this precious resource! Discover how to make a rainbow and Take Action to help others, too. You’ll work on parts of the WOW Journey

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Zombie Prep Camp

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - The Girl Scout motto, “Be prepared,” is good advice for any disaster. Learn how to survive off the land by finding shelter and food, communicate without cell phones and purify water with everyday items. Camp out in tents at least one night.

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Advanced Water Ski & Wakeboard

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Wild airs and double overhead sprays! Pick up cool tricks from our instructors and cut loose on various types of water skis, wakeboards and wakeskates.

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Forest Fairies

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Discover the magic in the trees as you dance along the trails. Build fairy homes, share tails of princesses and far off lands and add your special sparkle to camp.

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Happy Trails

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Improve your Western riding skills while learning basic trail safety and horse management, including how to saddle upand general care and grooming! Open to all riding abilities.

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Working with Daisies, Brownies and Juniors

Date: Wed Jul 15 2015, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Tampa Leadership Center

Registration closes July 8 - New Girl Scout Leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the Journeys, the Girl Guide, and awards and badges for girls.

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Working with Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors

Date: Sat Jul 18 2015, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Leadership Center, Tampa

Registration closes July 9 - New Girl Scout Leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the Journeys, the Girl Guide, and awards and badges for girls.

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Plug Into Nature

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - See technology and nature support each other in this app-filled week. Use apps for first aid, geocaching, campfire songs, plant identification, animal-tracking and more. Smartphones only used during specific activities and may be shared if needed.

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Hunger Games

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Make sure the odds be ever in your favor through archery skills, practicing knife safety and fire-building and learning what berries not to eat. Camp out in tents at least one night.

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Equine Science

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Meet a veterinarian & farrier and see what it takes to care for horses. Also learn about helmet safety, body vitals, and the skeletal system.

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Board, Tube & Ski

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Hop in the boat, turn up the radio, and try your hand at the wakeboard, tube, or water ski. Try new activities, or sharpen your skills. Hop the boat’s wake and cool off in the lake!

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Camp H20HHH!

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Take a break from the summer heat and cool off in the lake. Swim, canoe, jump on the lake bouncer, paddle boat, and fish. This camp will be oh so fun with you in it.

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Shutterbugs

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Explore different types of photography and use your skills to create an awesome photo project while working on the Digital Photographer badge. Please provide your own digital camera.

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Advanced Water Ski & Wakeboard

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Scoutcrest, Odessa

Overnight Camp - Wild airs and double overhead sprays! Pick up cool tricks from our instructors and cut loose on various types of water skis, wakeboards and wakeskates.

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Growing Up Wild

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Discover how much fun you can have outdoors. Taste wild edible plants, make your own animal tracks, learn how not to get lost in the woods and more.

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Intermediate Western

Date: Sun Jul 19 2015, 3:00 PM - Sat Jul 25 2015, 10:00 AM

Location: Camp Wildwood

Overnight Camp - Work on sitting the trot, navigating an obstacle course, and, for proficient trotters, the fundamentals of canter. Riders must be able to steer and confident at beginning to intermediate trot.

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Badge-A-Palooza

Date: Mon Jul 20 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 24 2015, 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor

Day Camp - Complete steps towards earning badges of all kinds. Badges may include Naturalist, Citizen, Cook and more. Daisies will delight in earning petals like Friendship or Caring.

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Wild at Heart

Date: Mon Jul 20 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 24 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Day Camp - Can you survive in the wild? Test your skills with fire building, shelter making, plant identification, animal tracking and more. There is something for every skill level at this camping basics week.

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Minds for Design

Date: Mon Jul 20 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 24 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Girl Scout Leadership Center, Tampa

Day Camp - Unleash your inventive spirit while you design, build and learn how to improve the world using engineering concepts! You’ll meet female engineers, explore careers, do fun projects and go on an all-day field trip to see engineering in action! Full scholarships are available to registered members of GSWCF.

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Bullying Webinar

Date: Wed Jul 22 2015, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Webinar

Registration closes July 12 - As you know, bullying is a serious problem affecting youth in communities all across America and all adults have a role in helping to stop it. We are delivering this class so that each one of you has a better understanding of bullying and you are better equipped with the tools and resources to take action.

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Jul 25 2015, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: A Focus on Fitness, Wesley Chapel

Registration closes July 19 - $40/Adult - This course provides knowledge and skills for emergency life-saving techniques involving infants, children, and adults.

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Night at the Ballpark with the Threshers!

Date: Sat Jul 25 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Brighthouse Field, Clearwater

Registration closes July 12 - Enjoy a night at the ballpark with the Clearwater Threshers as they take on the Jupiter Hammerheads. Ticket price includes firework display after the game, all-you-can-eat and drink from 5-8pm (hot dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, peanuts, popcorn, chips, ice cream sandwiches, soft drinks and bottled water) and Kids Zone with playground!

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Badge-A-Palooza

Date: Mon Jul 27 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 31 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Day Camp - Complete steps towards earning badges of all kinds. Badges may include Naturalist, Citizen, Cook and more. Daisies will delight in earning petals like Friendship or Caring. Complete even more badge activities during the optional overnight.

AUGUST 2015
 


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Trail Mix

Date: Mon Aug 3 2015, 9:00 AM - Fri Aug 7 2015, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Day Camp - Just like trail mix this camp has a little bit of everything in it; arts & crafts, dance, hikes, swimming, and field games. You’ll stay busy this week having fun all over camp.

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Archery Certification

Date: Sat Aug 8 2015, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Indian Echo, Hudson

Registration closes Aug. 2 - $40/Adult - Learn how to safely handle bows, arrows, and manage your girl scouts at the same time!

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Go For IT!

Date: Tue Aug 11 2015, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Tech Data, Clearwater

Registration closes July 26 - Do you love computers and want to explore a career in Information Technology? At this interactive and mentoring event, sponsored by Tech Data, you’ll explore a range of areas and hear about careers in IT.

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Aug 15 2015, 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Family Fundamentals, Lakeland

Registration closes Aug. 9 - This course teaches hands on skills and training for basic Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) including Adult, Child, and Infant, with use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). The American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) is endorsed by the American Heart Association (AHA) and adheres to guidelines for cardiovascular care (ECC). First Aid includes treatment recommendations for Emergency action using Universal precautions with emphasis on environmental safety.

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Working with Daisies, Brownies and Juniors

Date: Wed Aug 19 2015, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Hillsborough Community College at The Regent, Riverview

Registration closes Aug. 12 - New Girl Scout Leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the Journeys, the Girl Guide, and awards and badges for girls.

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Aug 22 2015, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: A Focus on Fitness, Wesley Chapel

Registration closes Aug 16 - $40/Adult - This course provides knowledge and skills for emergency life-saving techniques involving infants, children, and adults.

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Girl Scout Day with the Rays

Date: Sun Aug 30 2015, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg

Registration closes Aug. 21 - $25/ticket - Enjoy a day at Tropicana Field and watch the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Kansas City Royals! Exclusive pre-game parade, exclusive limited edition Rays Scout Day Patch and a free DJ Kitty Drawstring bag to kids age 14 and under while supplies last.

SEPTEMBER 2015
 


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Working with Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors

Date: Thu Sep 10 2015, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Hillsborough Community College at The Regent, Riverview

Registration closes Sept. 2 - New Girl Scout Leaders will learn about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the Journeys, the Girl Guide, and awards and badges for girls.

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Sep 12 2015, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: A Focus on Fitness, Wesley Chapel

Registration closes Sept. 6 - $40/Adult - This course provides knowledge and skills for emergency life-saving techniques involving infants, children, and adults.

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Gold Award Workshop

Date: Sun Sep 13 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview

Registration closes Sept. 6 - This is an interactive classroom workshop designed to help Senior and Ambassadors (girls in 9-12th grades) prepare to earn their Gold Award.

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Girl Scout Night at the Rowdies

Date: Sat Sep 19 2015, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Location: Al Lang Stadium, St. Petersburg

Youth: $15, Adult: $23 - Join the Tampa Bay Rowdies as they take on the San Antonio Scorpions at Al Lang Stadium in downtown St. Pete.

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CPR/First Aid Certification

Date: Sat Sep 26 2015, 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Family Fundamentals, Lakeland

Registration closes Sept. 20 - This course teaches hands on skills and training for basic Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) including Adult, Child, and Infant, with use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). The American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) is endorsed by the American Heart Association (AHA) and adheres to guidelines for cardiovascular care (ECC). First Aid includes treatment recommendations for Emergency action using Universal precautions with emphasis on environmental safety.