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The 2018-19 Ultimate Guide is here!

Check out the hundreds of programs, leadership opportunitites, trainings, member benefits, and more for the new Girl Scout year.

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JANUARY 2019
 


Bronze and Silver Award Orientation - LEAD Online!

Date: Tue Jan 01, 12:00 AM - Mon Sep 30, 12:00 AM

Location: Online

Bronze and Silver Award Orientation now online! Strongly recommended for volunteers who have girls who want to earn their Bronze or Silver Award!

FEBRUARY 2019
 


Great Race Challenge

Date: Tue Feb 19, 9:00 AM - Fri Feb 22, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Discover the exhilaration of racing as you ignite your creativity designing the ultimate wooden race car, paper airplane, balloon car, and rope runner!

Program Aide Core Training

Date: Wed Feb 20, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Deepen your understanding of leadership development while guiding younger girls to become leaders.

Gold Award Orientation 2/22

Date: Fri Feb 22, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: GSEMA Service Center - Middleboro

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.

Chocolatier for the Day 2/23

Date: Sat Feb 23, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Sample different types of chocolate while learning about its benefits, its history, and how it’s made. 2 sessions.

Advanced Chocolate Workshop

Date: Sat Feb 23, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Explore the benefits of chocolate and its many uses.

Innocent or Guilty

Date: Sun Feb 24, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Northeastern University

Will Gold E. Locks be found guilty or innocent? It’s up to you! 2 sessions.

Me and My Bear Tea Party - FULL

Date: Sun Feb 24, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Bring your favorite bear (or other stuffed animal) to a special Girl Scout tea party hosted by the Girl Scout Museum team.

Art of Glass 2/24

Date: Sun Feb 24, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Diablo Glass Studio

Learn flame-working techniques to create your own fused glass pendant.

Gold Award Orientation 2/25

Date: Mon Feb 25, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.

Super G.I.R.L. Race Build Day

Date: Wed Feb 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Get your car cut, perfect your design, and get tips from knowledgeable staff.

MARCH 2019
 


Museum of Science Overnight

Date: Fri Mar 01, 5:00 PM - Sat Mar 02, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Flameworking: Make Your Own Glass

Date: Sat Mar 02, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: North Shore Glass School

Girls will learn how to manipulate molten glass by using heat, gravity and traditional tools.

Maple Sugaring Time

Date: Sat Mar 02, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Runels, Pelham, NH

Identify sugar maples and make your own syrup!

Eco-Art Lanterns

Date: Sat Mar 02, 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Upcycle materials and transforming a coffee can or Mason jar into a glowing winter wonder-lantern.

Scuba Diving

Date: Sun Mar 03, 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Middleboro YMCA

Take the plunge into new underwater adventures! 3 sessions.

Eating the Rainbow with Asian Cuisine - FULL

Date: Sun Mar 03, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Take a virtual trip to Asia in this hands-on cooking class.

Product Designer Badge - FULL

Date: Sun Mar 03, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Calling all inventors! In this team-based workshop, you’ll learn how to design and market your own innovative product.

Scuba Diving Adventure

Date: Sun Mar 03, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Middleboro YMCA

Once you've experienced diving in the Scuba Diving program, take your skills to the next level.

Glass Fusing at Look What I Made!

Date: Sun Mar 03, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Look What I Made!

Learn to make your own fused glass masterpiece!

Programming Robots Badge at Empow Studios

Date: Sun Mar 03, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Lexington

Earn the Programming Robots badge while using LEGO® EV3 MINDSTORMS, the latest generation of LEGO® Robotics!

Dive-in Movie - FULL

Date: Fri Mar 08, 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM

Location: Raynham Athletic Club

Enjoy a movie on the big screen while floating in a heated pool.

Sewing: Girl Scout Cookie Pillow

Date: Sat Mar 09, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Location: Sew Studio Southborough

Sew your own Girl Scout Cookie pillow that will last much longer than those cookies in the cupboard!

Caring for Stranded Ocean Animals - FULL

Date: Sat Mar 09, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: National Marine Life Center

Learn about marine animal rescue, rehabilitation, and release through hands-on activities and specimen exploration.

Mystic Aquarium Overnight

Date: Sat Mar 09, 7:00 PM - Sun Mar 10, 8:30 AM

Location: Mystic Aquarium

Dissect a squid, touch live invertebrates, tour Exploration: Wild!, participate in a scavenger hunt, and more during this overnight.

Animal Habitats Badge

Date: Sun Mar 10, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford

Explore various habitats throughout the zoo and compare wild and domestic animals.

Eating the Rainbow with Asian Cuisine

Date: Sun Mar 10, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Take a virtual trip to Asia in this hands-on cooking class.

Daisy Safety Award - FULL

Date: Sun Mar 10, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Earn your Safety Award with experts from the Injury Prevention Team at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Drawing Badge at New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Date: Sun Mar 10, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

See what can happen when you put pencil to paper and add your imagination.

Maple Sugaring Time - FULL

Date: Sun Mar 10, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Identify sugar maples and make your own syrup!

Dancer Badge with Rachel Park Dance Center

Date: Sun Mar 10, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Rachel Park Dance Center, Middleboro

Participate in a warm-up, practice basic ballet and jazz skills, and learn a group dance.

Mass Escape Room

Date: Sun Mar 10, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Mass Escape

Unleash your inner go-getter at this hands-on mental adventure game.

Brownie Safety Award

Date: Sun Mar 10, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Earn your Safety Award with experts from the Injury Prevention Team at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Pottery Painting

Date: Sun Mar 10, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Look What I Made!

Unleash your inner artist!

Museum of Science Overnight

Date: Fri Mar 15, 5:00 PM - Sat Mar 16, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Simple Meals Badge

Date: Sat Mar 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Roll up your sleeves and learn how to prepare simple meals, including healthy breakfasts, lunches, and desserts.

Glass Pendant Making

Date: Sat Mar 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: The Glass Bar

Learn glass-cutting techniques and the basics of fusing in a jewelry kiln as you create a glass pendant.

Computer Expert Badge at Microsoft Store

Date: Sat Mar 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Microsoft Store - Rockingham Mall

Get hands-on experience with the latest technology from Microsoft as you discover the versatility of computers, tips for safe use, and so much more.

Puzzle Break - FULL

Date: Sat Mar 16, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Puzzle Break

Solve puzzles, decode clues, and work together to “escape” with your team!

Snacks Badge

Date: Sat Mar 16, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Develop skills to choose and prepare a healthy whole food snack.

Digital Photographer Badge - FULL

Date: Sat Mar 16, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Microsoft Store - Rockingham Mall

Get hands-on experience capturing and editing photos with the latest technology from Microsoft.

Outdoor Skills: Cooking

Date: Sun Mar 17, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Runels, Pelham, NH

Learn to prepare delicious dishes using a variety of outdoor cooking methods, all while practicing ethical outdoor preservation principles.

Pets Badge at Buttonwood Park Zoo

Date: Sun Mar 17, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo

Learn what it means to be a good pet owner and how to care for different animal species.

Bookmaking

Date: Sun Mar 17, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Gain inspiration from the natural world around you, and create a one-of-a-kind haiku book or personal journal

To Space! A STEM Workshop

Date: Sun Mar 17, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Discover the challenges of space travel with hands-on activities and demonstrations led by Katie Slivensky, STEM educator and author of The Countdown Conspiracy.

Outdoor Skills: Jackknives

Date: Sun Mar 17, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Runels, Pelham, NH

Learn about knife safety and the usefulness of knives while camping.

Potter Badge at Look What I Made!

Date: Sun Mar 17, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Look What I Made!

Learn about the ceramic process, then sculpt and paint your very own cup from raw clay.

Programming Robots Badge at Empow Studios

Date: Sun Mar 17, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Newton

Earn the Programming Robots badge while using LEGO® EV3 MINDSTORMS, the latest generation of LEGO® Robotics!

Caring for Stranded Ocean Animals - FULL

Date: Sat Mar 23, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: National Marine Life Center

Learn about marine animal rescue, rehabilitation, and release through hands-on activities and specimen exploration.

Playing the Past Badge at Centerville Historical Museum

Date: Sat Mar 23, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Centerville Historical Museum

Find out what life was like for a girl in a Cape Cod seafaring town in the 1800s.

Brownie Pet Badge at Norfolk Agricultural High School

Date: Sat Mar 23, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Norfolk Agricultural High School

What better place to explore the world of animals than at Norfolk Aggie? Earn your Pets badge!

Girl Scout Day at MIT Museum: Structural Engineering - Building Better Bridges

Date: Sat Mar 23, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: MIT Museum, Cambridge

Learn about the engineering design process as you build and test your own boat.

Girl Scouts Learn to Code - FULL

Date: Sat Mar 23, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Microsoft Store - Shops at Prudential

Learn how to program, manipulate code, and build a game to play on any device using TouchDevelop at Microsoft!

Animal Meet and Greet

Date: Sat Mar 23, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Soule Homestead, Middleboro

Meet farm animals and learn about their many roles and far- reaching impact.

Chocolatier for the Day 3/23

Date: Sat Mar 23, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Sample different types of chocolate while learning about its benefits, its history, and how it’s made. 2 sessions.

Oceanography Badge

Date: Sat Mar 23, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Norfolk Agricultural High School

Spend some time with Marine Biology students and their teacher at Norfolk Aggie.

Outdoor Skills: Fire-building

Date: Sat Mar 23, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Gain confidence building a successful fire and get comfortable with fire safety.

Advanced Chocolate Workshop

Date: Sat Mar 23, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Explore the benefits of chocolate and its many uses.

Gold Award Orientation 3/23

Date: Sat Mar 23, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: GSEMA Service Center - Middleboro

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.

Potter Badge at Art Signals

Date: Sat Mar 23, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Art Signals

Learn about the ceramic process, then sculpt and paint your very own cup from raw clay.

Museum of Science Overnight - FULL

Date: Sat Mar 23, 5:00 PM - Sun Mar 24, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Book Artist: Cadette/Senior/Ambassador

Date: Sun Mar 24, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Explore book art techniques and styles.

STEM Conference and Expo

Date: Sun Mar 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Framingham State University

Our dynamic workshop presenters, leaders in their STEM fields, are excited to share their knowledge with you!

My Family Story Badge

Date: Sun Mar 24, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Northeastern University

Embrace the past as you draw a family tree and share your family story with your Brownie sisters.

Maple Sugaring Time

Date: Sun Mar 24, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Identify sugar maples and make your own syrup!

Book Artist: Brownie/Junior

Date: Sun Mar 24, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Combine your love of books with your crafting skills.

Horse Sampler

Date: Sun Mar 24, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Rocking Horse Farm

Learn about horse grooming, care and feeding, and how to lead, mount, and steer a horse

Art and Yoga

Date: Sun Mar 24, 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Camp Runels, Pelham, NH

Experiment with various materials to create a work of art and try a yoga class. 2 sessions.

Art of Glass 3/24

Date: Sun Mar 24, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Diablo Glass Studio

Learn flame-working techniques to create your own fused glass pendant.

Super G.I.R.L. Race Build Day

Date: Wed Mar 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Get your car cut, perfect your design, and get tips from knowledgeable staff.

Sewing: Double Handled Sit-upon

Date: Sat Mar 30, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Location: Sew Studio Southborough

Sit-upons have been used by Girl Scouts for many years, but this one will be unique because you’ll create it yourself!

Museum of Science Overnight

Date: Sat Mar 30, 5:00 PM - Sun Mar 31, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Science After Dark Overnight

Date: Sat Mar 30, 6:30 PM - Sun Mar 31, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Meet nocturnal animals, perfect your night vision, practice stargazing, and pick up some fun tricks for investigating the woods at night!

Outdoor Skills: Knots

Date: Sun Mar 31, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Learn the traditional Girl Scout skills of knot tying and lashing.

Computer Expert Badge at Empow Studios

Date: Sun Mar 31, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Newton

Join the digital zoo adventure!

Zoologist

Date: Sun Mar 31, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford

Learn about the animals’ daily activities and the history of animals on a working farm.

Go for Gold: Writing a Gold Award Proposal

Date: Sun Mar 31, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Got an idea for a Gold Award Project? Come meet with members of the GSEMA Gold Award Committee for support!

Comic Artist Badge

Date: Sun Mar 31, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Explore the world of comics and cartooning using your own characters and stories.

Drawing Badge at Cape Cod Museum of Art

Date: Sun Mar 31, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Cape Cod Museum of Art

View drawings by talented artists from the museum’s permanent collection, then create your own artwork using different materials.

Horseback Riding - FULL

Date: Sun Mar 31, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Rocking Horse Farm

Learn about the basic care of horses, the functions of your tack, how to control a horse and then practice riding.

Mardi Gras Fun

Date: Sun Mar 31, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Embrace the rich history of New Orleans through traditional dishes and dance.

Outdoor Skills: Navigation

Date: Sun Mar 31, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Discover the many ways you can navigate through camp using trail signs, compasses, GPS units, and maps.

APRIL 2019
 


Detective and Spies Overnight

Date: Fri Apr 05, 6:30 PM - Sat Apr 06, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Embrace an evening full of intrigue and investigation, then finish the night with a show in the EcoTarium planetarium!

Programming Robots Badge at Sylvan Learning Center

Date: Sat Apr 06, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Location: Sylvan Learning Center

Develop strong innovation skills as you work in pairs to build a robot using LEGO® bricks.

Caring for Stranded Ocean Animals

Date: Sat Apr 06, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: National Marine Life Center

Learn about marine animal rescue, rehabilitation, and release through hands-on activities and specimen exploration.

Public Speaking Badge - FULL

Date: Sat Apr 06, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Microsoft Store - Rockingham Mall

Improve your writing skills and gain the confidence to address a crowd.

Outdoor Art Badge at Soule Homestead

Date: Sat Apr 06, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Soule Homestead, Middleboro

Explore the great outdoors using your senses, learn about artists who are inspired by nature, practice new art techniques, and get a little messy!

Sweet Confections

Date: Sat Apr 06, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Sweet Mimi's Confections

This event is for the sweet tooth in all of us.

Programming Robots Badge at Sylvan Learning Center

Date: Sat Apr 06, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Sylvan Learning Center

Develop strong innovation skills as you work in pairs to build a robot using LEGO® bricks.

Boston University Campus Tour

Date: Sat Apr 06, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Boston University

Join the Kappa Deltas for a small group tour of Boston University.

Build Your Swimming Skills

Date: Sat Apr 06, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Charles River Aquatics, Allston

Take your swimming skills to the next level with help from Charles River Aquatics.

Crazy About Critters Camp-in

Date: Sat Apr 06, 6:00 PM - Sun Apr 07, 9:00 AM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford

Spend the night at Buttonwood Park Zoo and learn what it takes to run a zoo.

Scuba Diving

Date: Sun Apr 07, 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: YMVA Andover/N. Andover

Take the plunge into new underwater adventures! 3 sessions.

Painting Badge at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Date: Sun Apr 07, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Let deCordova’s unique 30-acre sculpture park and museum galleries inspire your inner artist!

Junior Safety Award

Date: Sun Apr 07, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Join injury prevention specialists from Boston Children’s Hospital to earn your Safety Award and a Poison and Injury Prevention patch.

Horse Sampler

Date: Sun Apr 07, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Rocking Horse Farm

Learn about horse grooming, care and feeding, and how to lead, mount, and steer a horse

Scuba Diving Adventure

Date: Sun Apr 07, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: YMVA Andover/N. Andover

Once you've experienced diving in the Scuba Diving program, take your skills to the next level.

Painting Badge at Little Brushes

Date: Sun Apr 07, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Little Brushes

Paint a portrait of yourself in the pop art style!

Designing Robots Badge - FULL

Date: Sun Apr 07, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Lexington

Learn how some problem-solving robots imitate nature, and build your own walking robot using LEGO® EV3 MINDSTORMS.

Painting Badge at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum - FULL

Date: Sun Apr 07, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Let deCordova’s unique 30-acre sculpture park and museum galleries inspire your inner artist!

Home Alone Staying Safe

Date: Sat Apr 13, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

This dynamic and interactive session will prepare you to handle most home-alone situations.

Glass Fusing at The Glass Bar

Date: Sat Apr 13, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: The Glass Bar

Create a masterpiece from a 3x3-inch sheet of fusible glass.

Musician Badge

Date: Sat Apr 13, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Musicians and music-lovers will unite for an afternoon with members of the UMass Minuteman Marching Band.

Chocolatier for the Day 4/13

Date: Sat Apr 13, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Sample different types of chocolate while learning about its benefits, its history, and how it’s made. 2 sessions.

Ice Chips: Show of Champions

Date: Sat Apr 13, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Bright-Landry Hockey Center, Cambridge, MA

Experience the Skating Club of Boston’s 107th Ice Chips: Show of Champions!

Put Yourself in the Past - FULL

Date: Sat Apr 13, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Jackson Homestead, Newton

Imagine yourself in the 1800s. What would your typical day at the historic Jackson Homestead be like?

Babysitter Safety Training

Date: Sat Apr 13, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Parents entrusting their children to a babysitter feel more secure hiring someone with safety training.

G.I.R.L.s Change the World Advocacy Event

Date: Sat Apr 13, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Waltham Area

Join the GSEMA Girl and Teen Leadership Committees for a powerful day of advocacy.

Advanced Chocolate Workshop

Date: Sat Apr 13, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Explore the benefits of chocolate and its many uses.

Ice Chips: Show of Champions

Date: Sat Apr 13, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location: Bright-Landry Hockey Center, Cambridge, MA

Experience the Skating Club of Boston’s 107th Ice Chips: Show of Champions!

Mystic Aquarium Overnight - FULL

Date: Sat Apr 13, 7:00 PM - Sun Apr 14, 8:30 AM

Location: Mystic Aquarium

Dissect a squid, touch live invertebrates, tour Exploration: Wild!, participate in a scavenger hunt, and more during this overnight.

Earth Day Celebration

Date: Sun Apr 14, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Northeastern University

Celebrate Earth Day by building a solar oven, making recycled art and solving environmental issues.

New Cuisines Badge

Date: Sun Apr 14, 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Explore how food and culture are intertwined by cooking dishes from a different state, country, and time period.

Potter Badge at New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Date: Sun Apr 14, 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Get your hands messy in the clay studio as you learn about different types of pots and their uses.

Wildly Delicious

Date: Sun Apr 14, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Go on a foraging hike, hear about Native American legends and plant folklore, and learn how to cook and eat plants.

Potter Badge at New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Date: Sun Apr 14, 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Get your hands messy in the clay studio as you learn about different types of pots and their uses.

G.I.R.L. Leadership Academy

Date: Tue Apr 16, 9:00 AM - Fri Apr 19, 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Take a week to take the lead!

Morning at the Museum

Date: Wed Apr 17, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Centerville Historical Museum

Explore Cape Cod’s seafaring past with some old-time fun and games during April school vacation.

Gold Award Orientation 4/22

Date: Mon Apr 22, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.

Super G.I.R.L. Race Build Day

Date: Wed Apr 24, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Get your car cut, perfect your design, and get tips from knowledgeable staff.

Museum of Science Overnight

Date: Fri Apr 26, 5:00 PM - Sat Apr 27, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Dive-in Movie

Date: Fri Apr 26, 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM

Location: Raynham Athletic Club

Enjoy a movie on the big screen while floating in a heated pool.

Sewing: Girl Scout Fabric Bag

Date: Sat Apr 27, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Location: Sew Studio Southborough

Make your own tote from Girl Scout fabric and use it with Girl Scout pride.

Rocky Shore Tide Pooling

Date: Sat Apr 27, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Northeastern University Marine Science Center, Nahant

Explore the rocky shore and meet animals in a touch tank at a marine science laboratory housed in a WWII military bunker.

Brownie First Aid Badge

Date: Sat Apr 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

This fun, interactive class will get Brownies talking about safety while practicing basic indoor and outdoor first aid techniques.

Brownie Pet Badge at Norfolk Agricultural High School

Date: Sat Apr 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Norfolk Agricultural High School

What better place to explore the world of animals than at Norfolk Aggie? Earn your Pets badge!

Advocates for Health: How Government Works

Date: Sat Apr 27, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Edward M. Kennedy Institute

Become a lawmaker for the day and learn how to advocate for laws that promote better health for everyone.

Sewing: Girl Scout Fabric Bag

Date: Sat Apr 27, 12:00 PM - 2:10 PM

Location: Sew Studio Southborough

Make your own tote from Girl Scout fabric and use it with Girl Scout pride.

Animal Helpers Badge at Norfolk Agricultural High School

Date: Sat Apr 27, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Norfolk Agricultural High School

Held at the Norfolk Aggie school, girls will get a chance to handle several animals and discuss care, diets, grooming and veterinary care for that species.

Snorin' Roarin' Overnight

Date: Sat Apr 27, 7:00 PM - Sun Apr 28, 9:00 AM

Location: Franklin Park Zoo

Enjoy a snorin’ roarin’ sleepover with your favorite zoo creatures.

Boston Ballet: Dancer Badge - FULL

Date: Sun Apr 28, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Boston Ballet Studio

Participate in a warm-up and skill-building exercises, and learn a group dance.

Potter Badge at Art Signals

Date: Sun Apr 28, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Art Signals

Learn about the ceramic process, then sculpt and paint your very own cup from raw clay.

Eating for You Badge

Date: Sun Apr 28, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Learn how the food we eat affects our bodies.

Junior Safety Award

Date: Sun Apr 28, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Join injury prevention specialists from Boston Children’s Hospital to earn your Safety Award and a Poison and Injury Prevention patch.

Dancer Badge with Abilities Dance Boston

Date: Sun Apr 28, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Take a dance class with a professional dancer and founder of Abilities Dance.

Go for Gold: Writing a Gold Award Proposal

Date: Sun Apr 28, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Got an idea for a Gold Award Project? Come meet with members of the GSEMA Gold Award Committee for support!

Horse Sampler

Date: Sun Apr 28, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Lil' Folk Farm

Learn about horse grooming, care and feeding, and how to lead, mount, and steer a horse

Designing Robots Badge

Date: Sun Apr 28, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Newton

Learn how some problem-solving robots imitate nature, and build your own walking robot using LEGO® EV3 MINDSTORMS.

Art of Glass 4/28

Date: Sun Apr 28, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Diablo Glass Studio

Learn flame-working techniques to create your own fused glass pendant.

MAY 2019
 


Museum of Science Overnight

Date: Fri May 03, 5:00 PM - Sat May 04, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Space Explorers

Date: Sat May 04, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Discover the stars in this new program just for Daisies.

Caring for Stranded Ocean Animals

Date: Sat May 04, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: National Marine Life Center

Learn about marine animal rescue, rehabilitation, and release through hands-on activities and specimen exploration.

Expedition to Mars

Date: Sat May 04, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Christa McAuliffe Center at Framingham State University

Experience the challenges of space adventure at the Christa McAuliffe Center at Framingham State University.

Chocolatier for the Day 5/4

Date: Sat May 04, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Sample different types of chocolate while learning about its benefits, its history, and how it’s made. 2 sessions.

Planetarium: Oasis of Space

Date: Sat May 04, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Christa McAuliffe Center at Framingham State University

Experts at the Framingham University Planetarium will guide you through the sky with Oasis of Space, a full dome movie.

Space Adventurers

Date: Sat May 04, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Examine the planets in our solar system, investigate the moon, and discover the stars through hands-on activities.

Bugs Badge

Date: Sat May 04, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford

Observe bugs in action and learn about the lifecycle of a butterfly.

Advanced Chocolate Workshop

Date: Sat May 04, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: Chocolate Therapy

Explore the benefits of chocolate and its many uses.

Crazy About Critters Camp-in

Date: Sat May 04, 6:00 PM - Sun May 05, 9:00 AM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford

Spend the night at Buttonwood Park Zoo and learn what it takes to run a zoo.

Snorin' Roarin' Overnight

Date: Sat May 04, 7:00 PM - Sun May 05, 9:00 AM

Location: Franklin Park Zoo

Enjoy a snorin’ roarin’ sleepover with your favorite zoo creatures.

Scuba Diving

Date: Sun May 05, 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Location TBD

Take the plunge into new underwater adventures! 3 sessions.

Boston Ballet: Dancer Badge

Date: Sun May 05, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Boston Ballet Studio

Participate in a warm-up and skill-building exercises, and learn a group dance.

Playing the Past Badge at Lexington Historical Society

Date: Sun May 05, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Lexington Historical Society

Experience life as a Lexington resident in 1775!

How a Shirt Grew in a Field

Date: Sun May 05, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Learn to process fiber and make a dress for your very own fiber doll to take home.

Brownie Safety Award

Date: Sun May 05, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Earn your Safety Award with experts from the Injury Prevention Team at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Horseback Riding - FULL

Date: Sun May 05, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Rocking Horse Farm

Learn about the basic care of horses, the functions of your tack, how to control a horse and then practice riding.

Wildly Delicious

Date: Sun May 05, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Go on a foraging hike, hear about Native American legends and plant folklore, and learn how to cook and eat plants.

Painting Badge at New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Date: Sun May 05, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: New Bedford Art Museum/Art Works!

Discover your inner artist at the New Bedford Art Museum.

Pets Badge at Buttonwood Park Zoo

Date: Sun May 05, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo

Learn what it means to be a good pet owner and how to care for different animal species.

Scuba Diving Adventure

Date: Sun May 05, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Location TBD

Once you've experienced diving in the Scuba Diving program, take your skills to the next level.

Brownie Safety Award

Date: Sun May 05, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Earn your Safety Award with experts from the Injury Prevention Team at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Young Farmers

Date: Sun May 05, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Lil' Folk Farm

Spend time with animals at Lil’ Folk Farm.

Fabric Design

Date: Sun May 05, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Unravel the history of cloth printing, particularly calico designs, and the evolution of printing technology.

Glass Fusing at Art Signals

Date: Sun May 05, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Art Signals

Learn to make your own fused glass masterpiece!

Designing Robots Badge

Date: Sun May 05, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Lexington

Learn how some problem-solving robots imitate nature, and build your own walking robot using LEGO® EV3 MINDSTORMS.

Island Getaway - FULL

Date: Fri May 10, 4:00 PM - Sun May 12, 10:00 AM

Location: Martha's Vineyard

Enjoy a weekend of camping in style on Martha's Vineyard.

Dive-in Movie

Date: Fri May 10, 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM

Location: Raynham Athletic Club

Enjoy a movie on the big screen while floating in a heated pool.

Sewing: Colorful Wind Sock

Date: Sat May 11, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Location: Sew Studio Southborough

Create your own colorful windsock to adorn your porch, garden, or yard.

Rocky Shore Tide Pooling

Date: Sat May 11, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Northeastern University Marine Science Center, Nahant

Explore the rocky shore and meet animals in a touch tank at a marine science laboratory housed in a WWII military bunker.

Home Alone Staying Safe

Date: Sat May 11, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

This dynamic and interactive session will prepare you to handle most home-alone situations.

Super G.I.R.L. Race: DIY

Date: Sat May 11, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Engineer your own wooden race car and participate in a GSEMA Super G.I.R.L. Race by registering as a Do-It-Yourself racer!

Put Yourself in the Past - FULL

Date: Sat May 11, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Jackson Homestead, Newton

Imagine yourself in the 1800s. What would your typical day at the historic Jackson Homestead be like?

Babysitter Safety Training

Date: Sat May 11, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Parents entrusting their children to a babysitter feel more secure hiring someone with safety training.

Dive-in Movie

Date: Fri May 17, 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM

Location: Raynham Athletic Club

Enjoy a movie on the big screen while floating in a heated pool.

Art of the Swap Newport Bus Trip

Date: Sat May 18, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Location: West Bridgewater to Newport, RI

Join authors Jen Malone and Kristine Asselin on a day trip to Newport, RI, to explore the setting of their novel.

Animal Meet and Greet

Date: Sat May 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Soule Homestead, Middleboro

Meet farm animals and learn about their many roles and far- reaching impact.

Glass Pendant Making

Date: Sat May 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: The Glass Bar

Learn glass-cutting techniques and the basics of fusing in a jewelry kiln as you create a glass pendant.

Locavore and Dinner Party Badges

Date: Sat May 18, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

In this hands-on cooking lesson, discover how far food travels to reach your plate, learn ways to buy locally produced food, and prepare a meal with local ingredients.

Pasta Around the World

Date: Sat May 18, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Milk Street Cooking School, Boston

Learn to pump up your pasta game at Milk Street Cooking School by preparing two dishes inspired by home cooking in Peru and China.

Whale Watch

Date: Sat May 18, 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Gloucester

Learn about whales, then set sail to spot them in their natural habitat!

Museum of Science Overnight

Date: Sat May 18, 5:00 PM - Sun May 19, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Snorin' Roarin' Overnight

Date: Sat May 18, 7:00 PM - Sun May 19, 9:00 AM

Location: Franklin Park Zoo

Enjoy a snorin’ roarin’ sleepover with your favorite zoo creatures.

Salt Marsh Science

Date: Sun May 19, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: Forest River Conservation Area, Salem

Explore this coastal habitat and learn about water and soil quality and what factors make the marsh able to support life.

Book Artist: Cadette/Senior/Ambassador

Date: Sun May 19, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Explore book art techniques and styles.

Boston North End History and Pizza Tour

Date: Sun May 19, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Boston

Discover historic Boston slice by delicious slice!

Ms. Fix It

Date: Sun May 19, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Through interactive, hands-on experience, you’ll gain an understanding of many fixtures in the home, how they work, and how to repair them.

Outdoor Art Badge at Haskell Gardens

Date: Sun May 19, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Haskell Gardens, New Bedford

Learn about artists who are inspired by nature with local artist Diana Arvanites.

Pottery Painting

Date: Sun May 19, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Art Signals

Unleash your inner artist!

Horse Sampler

Date: Sun May 19, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Lil' Folk Farm

Learn about horse grooming, care and feeding, and how to lead, mount, and steer a horse

Bugs Badge

Date: Sun May 19, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford

Observe bugs in action and learn about the lifecycle of a butterfly.

Book Artist: Brownie/Junior

Date: Sun May 19, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Combine your love of books with your crafting skills.

Gold Award Orientation 5/19

Date: Sun May 19, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.

Painting Badge at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum - FULL

Date: Sun May 19, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Let deCordova’s unique 30-acre sculpture park and museum galleries inspire your inner artist!

Designing Robots Badge

Date: Sun May 19, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Empow Studios - Newton

Learn how some problem-solving robots imitate nature, and build your own walking robot using LEGO® EV3 MINDSTORMS.

Detective and Spies Overnight

Date: Fri May 24, 6:30 PM - Sat May 25, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Embrace an evening full of intrigue and investigation, then finish the night with a show in the EcoTarium planetarium!

JUNE 2019
 


Salt Marsh Science

Date: Sat Jun 01, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: Forest River Conservation Area, Salem

Explore this coastal habitat and learn about water and soil quality and what factors make the marsh able to support life.

Boston North End History and Pizza Tour

Date: Sat Jun 01, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Boston

Discover historic Boston slice by delicious slice!

Amazing Race: Seaport District

Date: Sat Jun 01, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Boston

The race is on! Work as a team to conquer a series of challenges throughout Boston’s Seaport District.

Museum of Science Overnight 6/1

Date: Sat Jun 01, 5:00 PM - Sun Jun 02, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Stars and Space Overnight

Date: Sat Jun 01, 6:30 PM - Sun Jun 02, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Take a tour through the solar system, land a probe on Mars, and observe the night sky through telescopes (weather permitting) during this exciting night at the museum!

Playing the Past Badge at Lexington Historical Society

Date: Sun Jun 02, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Lexington Historical Society

Experience life as a Lexington resident in 1775!

Ms. Fix It

Date: Sun Jun 02, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Wind-in-the-Pines

Through interactive, hands-on experience, you’ll gain an understanding of many fixtures in the home, how they work, and how to repair them.

Stitch It

Date: Sun Jun 02, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Learn to thread a needle, sew a button, and use different hand and embroidery stitches to create your own adorable “munchkin.”

Wild Herbal First Aid Soap - FULL

Date: Sun Jun 02, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Make soap from wild herbs known for soothing poison ivy, cuts, eczema, burns, and bug bites.

Playing the Past Badge

Date: Sun Jun 02, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Maude Eaton

Discover what life was like on an 18th-century New England farm through activities including carding, spinning, and weaving wool, and processing flax.

Museum of Science Overnight 6/7

Date: Fri Jun 07, 5:00 PM - Sat Jun 08, 11:00 AM

Location: Museum of Science, Boston

Spend a night filled with hands-on science activities, live animals, a planetarium show, an Omni film, and plenty of time to explore the museum.

Detective and Spies Overnight

Date: Fri Jun 07, 6:30 PM - Sat Jun 08, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Embrace an evening full of intrigue and investigation, then finish the night with a show in the EcoTarium planetarium!

Rocky Shore Tide Pooling

Date: Sat Jun 08, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Northeastern University Marine Science Center, Nahant

Explore the rocky shore and meet animals in a touch tank at a marine science laboratory housed in a WWII military bunker.

Paper Pottery

Date: Sat Jun 08, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Rice Moody

Create colorful handmade paper bowls and baskets from discarded magazines, maps, encyclopedias, and more!

Build Your Swimming Skills

Date: Sat Jun 08, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Charles River Aquatics, Allston

Take your swimming skills to the next level with help from Charles River Aquatics.

Me and My Bear Tea Party

Date: Sun Jun 09, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Bring your favorite bear (or other stuffed animal) to a special Girl Scout tea party hosted by the Girl Scout Museum team.

Gold Award Orientation 6/9

Date: Sun Jun 09, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Online

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.

Adventures in Storytelling

Date: Sat Jun 15, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

If you’ve ever wondered how books are made, join us for a fun new program about book publishing!

Science After Dark Overnight

Date: Sat Jun 15, 6:30 PM - Sun Jun 16, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Meet nocturnal animals, perfect your night vision, practice stargazing, and pick up some fun tricks for investigating the woods at night!

Bridging to Brownies

Date: Sun Jun 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Camp Cedar Hill

Engage with older girls, try fun Girl Scout Brownie activities, and make a card for a new Girl Scout Daisy!

Detective and Spies Overnight

Date: Fri Jun 21, 6:30 PM - Sat Jun 22, 8:00 AM

Location: EcoTarium

Embrace an evening full of intrigue and investigation, then finish the night with a show in the EcoTarium planetarium!

Rocky Shore Tide Pooling

Date: Sat Jun 22, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Northeastern University Marine Science Center, Nahant

Explore the rocky shore and meet animals in a touch tank at a marine science laboratory housed in a WWII military bunker.

Playing the Past Badge at Lexington Historical Society

Date: Sun Jun 23, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Lexington Historical Society

Experience life as a Lexington resident in 1775!

JULY 2019
 


Gold Award Orientation 7/24

Date: Wed Jul 24, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Online

This free two-hour orientation prepares Seniors and Ambassadors to brainstorm, develop and implement a successful Gold Award project, and teaches adults how best to support them.