Welcome to Girl Scouts of West Central Florida's events list! Below you'll find a list of events that will help your G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ explore STEM, connect with the outdoors, cultivate life skills, become an entrepreneur, and more!
We add new events year-round, so check back often to see what opportunities await your Girl Scout! Please review our cancellation and refund policy.
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Date: Thu Oct 01, 8:00 AM - Thu Sep 30, 11:59 PM EST
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Girl Scouts of West Central Florida is committed to providing every girl, everywhere with the opportunity to participate in Girl Scouting, regardless of financial background. Financial assistance is available to cover cost of uniform and book's. All Tunics or Sashes will also come with the following items - Council Identification Set, Troop Numbers, American Flag Patch, Insignia Tab, & Membership Pins.
Date: Thu Aug 26, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM EST
Seniors and Ambassadors, Would you like to earn your Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can earn? Join us for this interactive webinar where you'll learn how to develop a Take Action project in your community on your way to earning the Girl Scout Gold Award. Connect with others and discover the tools you'll need to create a positive, lasting change in your community.
Date: Sat Sep 18, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT
AR, D, B, J, A, S, F
We're thrilled to be back in-person for our annual event to kick off the Girl Scout year! Together with our many terric program partners and sponsors, you’ll have the chance to take part in activities that span our four program pillars—entrepreneurship, life skills, outdoor, and STEM. Special features* will include the Fall Product and Girl Scout Cookie Programs Rally, an exclusive area with activities for older girls(grades 6–12), tours of the Florida Leaning Garden provided by Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful, and access to explore Cracker Country as part of Smithsonian Museum Day. GS Fest is open to EVERYONE so bring your family, friends, and neighbors, and come enjoy the fun!
*Subject to change without notice
Date: Sat Oct 02, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Get certified to bring the love of archery to your troop or Service Unit. Girls 15 & up may be trained for Level 1 archery, but when delivering training to their troop or SU, must have an Level 1 archery adult with them. This training date is for the Practical Skills portion of the USA Archery Level 1 certification. You must take the online portion and complete it prior to taking this in-person training.
On the closing date you will receive access with your confirmation, to the online portion, and you must bring confirmation that you completed the online portion with you to the in-person practicum on 10/2/2021. Training location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood
Date: Sun Oct 17, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST
Advanced Outdoor Cooking Training for adults and one girl (this is not a troop training). The skills taught to both the adult and girl are intended to encourage more girl participation in advanced outdoor cooking skills. This class will focus on the theme of Trash Can Cooking for Large Groups. Did you ever think you could use a (new) trash can to cook in? This class will focus on cooking trash can style and include outdoor cooking fun and delicious foods to make for a large troop/group. Adult Pre-requisite: BOLT Training location: Camp Wildwood, Wildwood
Date: Sat Dec 04, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
J, C, S, A, AR
Nothing makes your confidence soar like hitting the target! Take your first steps in becoming familiar with the equipment, range procedures, and the skills you need to safely participate in the sport of archery. Badge Link: Archery (C)
Date: Sat Feb 26, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST
Advanced Outdoor Cooking Training for adults and one girl (this is not a troop training). The skills taught to both the adult and girl are intended to encourage more girl participation in advanced outdoor cooking skills. This class will focus on Low Impact Cooking and Expanding your cooking skill-set using a buddy burner, solar & box ovens, for cooking complete meals. There will be a demonstration of how to make the ovens too! Adult Pre-requisite: BOLT Training location: Camp Dorothy Thomas, Riverview