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Create & Innovate this Summer at STEM Camps!


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Summer time is all fun and games until you get bored 5 minutes into your break from school. Who wants to sit home all summer long? Not us! If you’re like us, you’re always looking for something new to explore or experience. Our brains are just wired that way. But what is there to do?

Don’t worry – Girl Scouts has got you covered! Join us for jam packed days filled with all the STEM activities your heart (and mind) desires. From natural world to virtual reality, STEM day camps at the Girl Scout Leadership Center let you dig deep, dream big, and reach the stars. Plus, we’ve even expanded our STEM offerings to Camp Wai Lani.  We’ll bring you into the world of creators, innovators, scientists, engineers, naturalists, astronomers, physicists, and so much more. 

Today we’re highlights a few of our favorite STEM camps happening this summer. Overall we have seven STEM Day Camps this summer five at the Leadership Center in Tampa and two at Camp Wai Lani in Palm Harbor.

MAKE IT GREEN, MAKE IT CLEAN
June 25-29 – GSWCF Leadership Center, Tampa
Girls entering grades 4-6
Learn about the environment and clean energy! Experience what it’s like to be an environmental engineer as you discover how to make sustainable homes, recycled clothing, and design an environmentally friendly future. Learn more.

Field Trip
The girls will visit a botanical garden and visit the Environmental Protection Commis EPC to test in the chemistry lab and air pollution lab.

Badge Work
Junior: Flower Badge
Cadettes: Trees Badge

POWER IT UP Powered by Jabil
July 9-13 – GSWCF Leadership Center, Tampa
For girls entering grades 4-8
Engage with STEM professionals from Jabil each day as you invigorate your problem solving side in this project based camp. You’ll become an electrical engineer, explore how optics have revolutionized the world of healthcare, clear the air with clean energy solutions, and step up to become the future of engineering. Learn More

Field Trip
Girls will end their week with a behind the scenes look at Jabil’s corporate headquarters and manufacturing building.

IT’S JUST A PHASE
July 9-13 – GSWCF Leadership Center, Tampa
For girls entering grades 4-8

Dip your toes into each of the components of STEM. Spend a day each exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. You’ll get a taste of what it’s like to have a career in each of these fields and find your STEM passion.  Learn More.

Field Trips
Girls go on 2 field trips which includes an overnight! They will experience Wild Caving at Brick City Adventure Park and an overnight field trip at GSWCF’s Camp Wildwood.

BLOOM! THERE IT IS!
July 2-6 – Camp Wai Lani, Palm Harbor
For girls entering grades 1-6

Dig in and get your hands dirty as you uncover the science in the Camp Wai Lani garden. You’ll learn about the flower life cycle, how bugs can take your garden from blah to ta-dah, and how to make your garden even greener by using sustainable practices. Learn More

Badges Earned
Daisies: Clover and Rosie Petals
Brownies: Bugs Badge
Juniors: Flowers and Gardner Badge

Other STEM Camps this Summer

June 11-15: Wild About Animals, ALMOST FULL
June 18-22: Pigment of Imagination, ALMOST FULL
July 23-27: Phun with Physics, Session Full

GENERAL DAY CAMP INFORMATION
Daily lunch and snacks are included for all participants at Girl Scout Day Camps. Plus, offer extended care hours at no additional charge.

Sign up today and we’ll see you at camp!

These are just a few of the unique camp experiences you can have at one of the GSWCF summer camps this year. For complete details on these programs or others happening this summer, visit:

Summer Camp Guide 2018

Day Camps

Overnight Camps

Travel Camps

STEM Camps

Camps by Grade Level

PS: If you have any registration difficulties, please email customerconnections@gswcf.org or call 813-281-4475.