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September 18-20 
Featured Speaker: Susan Bennett, the original voice of Siri
Registration Deadline Extended!
Register anytime before Sept. 20 to participate and earn your exclusive GS Fest patch!
Non-Member Registration

Join us to kick off the Girl Scout year! Together, with some of our terrific program partners, you'll have the chance to take part in live video and more than 40 self-directed activities that span our four program pillars— entrepreneurship, life skills, outdoor, and STEM. Plus there will be special activities just for older girls (grades 6-12).

Susan Bennett Head Shot

Our Featured Speaker, Susan Bennett (the original voice of Siri) will speak to participants on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 4:30 p.m.. She'll talk for 30 minutes followed by a Q&A where she'll answer questions from the audience. Learn more about Susan Bennett


Live Presentation Schedule

Friday, Sept. 18
Time Program Title Presenter Recommended Age Levels
3-4 p.m. How Your Body Works Glazer Children's Museum D,B,J
4-5 p.m. Life Lessons Tina Trimborn (GSWCF Volunteer) C,S,A
4:30-5:30 p.m. Turning Milk into Ice Cream Florida Dairy Farmers D,B,J,C,S,A
Saturday, Sept. 19
Time  Program Title Presenter Suggested Program Levels
9-10 a.m. Be the Boss of Your Future Dylan Newton (GSWCF Volunteer) C,S,A
10:30-11:30 a.m. Kids Can Make a Difference  Keep Pinellas Beautiful D,B,J
10:30-11:30 a.m. Global Action  Global Action Committee C,S,A
Noon-1 p.m. Horse Grooming Before and After Your Ride Kristen Beran, Equestrian Manager D,B,J,C
1:30-2:30 p.m. Sustainable Farming Florida Dairy Farmers D,B,J,C,S,A
3-4 p.m. Using Your Passion to Pursue a Career in Trails and the Outdoors  Rails-to-Trails Conservancy  C,S,A
3-4 p.m. Bats: Our Friends and Neighbors  Tampa Bay Bats D,B,J
4:30-5:30 p.m. Accidentally Famous: The Story Behind the Original Voice of Siri Susan Bennett D,B,J,C,S,A
6-7 p.m. Prize Drawings GSWCF Staff D,B,J,C,S,A
Sunday, Sept. 20
Time  Program Title Presenter Suggested Program Levels
9-10 a.m. Behind the Scenes with Clearwater Marine Aquarium Clearwater Marine Aquarium D,B,J,C,S,A
10:30-11:30 a.m. MOSI Backwoods Nature Hike MOSI D,B,J,C,S,A
1:30-2:30 p.m. Lessons Learned on the Farm Florida Dairy Farmers D,B,J,C,S,A
3-4 p.m. Get Out and Share the Trail  Rails-to-Trails Conservancy  D,B,J,C,S,A
4:30-5:30 p.m. Dangerous Florida Weather  NOAA National Weather Service C,S,A


Participating Program Partners:

Clearwater Marine Aquarium*
Cracker Country Museum
Florida Academy of Performing Arts
Florida Dairy Farmers*
Glazer Children's Museum*
GSWCF Equestrian*
GSWCF Summer Camp in a Box
Keep Pinellas Beautiful*
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI)*
NOAA National Weather Service*
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy *
Ruth Eckerd Hall
Tampa Bay Bats*
Tampa Electric Company (TECO)
The Florida Aquarium

*Live program via Zoom

The first 1,000 girls who participate and complete the post-event survey will receive a GS Fest 2020 patch! Only girls who are registered, actively participate, and complete the survey are eligible to receive the patch. The survey will not be available until after the event and must be completed for each girl. Please allow 6-8 weeks to receive patches in the mail.

Registration is $5 for registered Girl Scouts, and $7 for non-members. Registration ends September 13.

Non-Member Registration

Shop at the GS Fest Online Store!

Patches, clothing, books, activities, jewelry and so much more is waiting for you at our limited-time GS Fest Online Shop. Plus, buy a rainbow plush and a commemorative Girl Scouts of Florida T-shirt and get a FREE Trefoil face covering (not sold in stores).



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