Upcoming Summer Events - Week of 5/28/14


Don't miss out on these awesome events! 

Get Moving! Get Healthy! Day Camp 
Journey: Get Moving!, Focus: Healthy Living, Camp
Summer is almost here and it's time to get up, get moving and get healthy! Join Dez. I Ner, as you work your way through the Get Moving! Journey. Learn how to energize your community and energize yourself as you get out on foot and explore the world around you. A great opportunity for girls to complete their Journey pre-requisite for the Girl Scout Bronze Award! This camp is funded through a grant from Cadence Health.
Who: Girl Scout Girls who have completed grades 4-5
Date: June 23-27, 2014
Time: 12 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Baker Community Center
101 S. 2nd Street, St. Charles
Fee: $35 per girl
Includes: Get Moving! Journey book, Journey Awards, snack each day, and field trip (must attend all 5 days to receive all awards)
Registration: Ends 6/11/2014
Staff Contact: Shannan Harley, Ext. 7120
NOTE: Troops/Groups must meet girl/adult ratio but it does not have to be the same adults each day. Individually registered girls must have an adult volunteer at least one day at camp.

GSNI Museum Adventure Day 
Focus: STEM
Have an adventure filled day at the Riverfront Museum Park in downtown Rockford. Spend the day exploring each museum with optional additional workshops at each to expand your knowledge. Learn about the worlds past at Burpee Museum of Natural History, play and discover science at the Discovery Center Museum, enjoy art at the Rockford Art Museum, and see a dance studios and costumes at the Rockford Dance Company. See Summer Guide for workshops!
Who: Girl Scout All Levels
Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: River Front Museum District
711 N. Main St., Rockford
Fee: $20 per girl; $20 per adult
Includes: Museum Day Patch
Registration: Ends 7/2/2014
Staff Contact: Katie Sullivan, Ext. 7137


The Reason for a Flower
Enhance your young botanists’ study of plant and flower anatomy. Based on the book The Reason for A Flower by Ruth Heller, girls will identify the structures and functions of plants and flowers while expanding their understanding of flowering plants. They will see, touch, and smell examples from the tropics and plant their own seeds to take home!
Who: Girl Scout Daisies and Brownies
Date: Tuesday, June 17
Time: 10 a.m.—12 Noon
Location: Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens
1354 North Second Street, Rockford
Fee: $10 per girl
Registration: Ends 5/30/2014
Staff Contact: Kathleen Baylis, Ext. 7156

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