FEBRUARY 2015
 


Troop Pathways

Date: Wed Feb 4 2015, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Jacksonville Service Center

Important information you will learn during this training includes, troop funds, health and safety, and troop organization.

San Agustin Training

Date: Fri Feb 6 2015, 7:00 AM - Sat Feb 7 2015, 4:30 PM

Location: Argyle Church of Christ

Annual Meeting

Date: Sat Feb 7 2015, 8:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Schultz Center

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Astronomy: Stars

Date: Fri Feb 13 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Girls will learn about the stars and other out-of-this-world objects! Practice using telescopes, learn your way around the sky, and find out why the constellations are the way they are! This event is $7 per person.

Prettyonpurpose Fab Labs (Daisy & Brownie Sessions)

Date: Sat Feb 14 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Jacksonvile Service Center

Ever wondered about the math and science behind some of your favorite beauty products? Here’s your chance to make your own beauty products, learn the “how and why” behind them and have fun!

Prettyonpurpose Fab Labs (Junior, Cadette, Senior,Ambassador Sessions)

Date: Sat Feb 14 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Jacksonvile Service Center

Ever wondered about the math and science behind some of your favorite beauty products?

Basic Troop Camp Training

Date: Sat Feb 21 2015, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: St. Augustine Outlets (Community Room)

Girl Scouts of Gateway Council’s Basic Troop Camp Certification enables you to provide an amazing outdoor adventure for your girls!

All That Glitters

Date: Sat Feb 21 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: UF

THE source for everything Bronze, Silver, and Gold. Find out important information about the Highest Awards, network with local community organizations, and take a college tour from the Kappa Delta sisters. Cost includes a take home.

Scouts Day @ the Symphony

Date: Sun Feb 22 2015, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Times Union Center for the Performing Arts

Experience the story of a mischievous ferret as his wild escapades wreak havoc in an old instrument shop in Gregory Smith’s The Animated Orchestra.

National Cookie Weekend

Date: Fri Feb 27 2015, 12:00 AM - Sat Feb 28 2015, 11:45 PM

Celebrate with us during the National Cookie Weekend!

Archery Certification-Level 1 (Members 16 and up)

Date: Sat Feb 28 2015, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center-Archery Field

The National Field Archery Association (NFAA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the amazing world of archery and they have provided us with an exciting opportunity to learn this sport! This course is offered to all members ages 16 and up.

MARCH 2015
 


Brownie Badge Workshop, Investigation - Senses (SOLD OUT)

Date: Sat Mar 7 2015, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: MOSH

Scouts will come to their senses in this multi-disciplinary workshop that teaches the biology of the five senses through hands-on science experiments. This workshop will help the scouts understand the difference between their five senses. This event costs $12 per girl.

Troop Pathways

Date: Wed Mar 11 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Jacksonville Service Center

Important information you will learn during this training includes, troop funds, health and safety, and troop organization.

Legislative Days

Date: Sat Mar 14 2015, 8:00 AM - Mon Mar 16 2015, 5:00 PM

Location: Florida State Capital

Sampler Day

Date: Sat Mar 14 2015, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Explore, learn, have fun! Try the challenge course, archery or canoeing. Choose your adventure from these and more! The day is yours to try something new or perfect a skill you already know! Come with your troop or explore something that interests just you! This event costs $12 per girl and $5 per adult.

San Agustin

Date: Sat Mar 28 2015, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park

Travel back in time and discover the 1740s at the Fountain of Youth in downtown St. Augustine. Sixth grade Girl Scout docents will show how young ladies lived in 18th century St. Augustine. Take part in pastimes of another time period and imagine yourself in history.

Ximenez Fatio

Date: Sat Mar 28 2015, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Ximenez-Fatio House Museum

Imagine being amoung Florida's first tourists in a fashionable boarding house (known today as hotels); before any modern luxuries 150 years ago (1845-1860). Girl Scouts in the 7th - 9th grades will be the re-enactors in this program sponsored by The National Society fo The Colonial Dames of Ameria in The State of Florida. Our Living History Day will be filled with the ordinary becoming extraordinary.

APRIL 2015
 


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Astronomy: Stars

Date: Fri Apr 10 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Girls will learn about the stars and other out-of-this-world objects! Practice using telescopes, learn your way around the sky, and find out why the constellations are the way they are! This event is $7 per person.

Junior Badge Workshop, Investigation - Detective (SOLD OUT)

Date: Sat Apr 11 2015, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: MOSH

Through the power of observation and problem solving, scouts will become true detectives. As they communicate in code they will learn true fingerprinting skills, crime scene investigation and team work. Juniors will even solve a real mystery! This event is $12 per girl.

Overnight Adventure @ Kennedy Space Center

Date: Sat Apr 11 2015, 4:15 PM - Sun Apr 12 2015, 9:00 AM

Location: Kennedy Space Center

Get ready for a night of excitement and exploration at the Scout Overnight Adventure. Scouts get nose-to-nose with Space Shuttle Atlantis, meet a veteran NASA astronaut and solve the Great Rocket Scavenger Hunt, led by our Overnight Adventure instructor team.

Cade Discovery Day DBJ

Date: Sat Apr 18 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Cade Museum for Creativity + Invention

Discover, Invent, Explore! Learn about amazing women who made a huge impact on the world around us with their incredible inventions. Participate in hands-on experiments to find out how these awesome inventions came to be and what makes them work. Things might even get a little messy or explode! You never know what to expect when exploring inventions! This event is $15 per girl.

Cade Discovery Day CSA

Date: Sat Apr 18 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Cade Museum for Creativity + Invention

Discover, Invent, Explore! Learn about amazing women who made a huge impact on the world around us with their incredible inventions. Participate in hands-on experiments to find out how these awesome inventions came to be and what makes them work. Things might even get a little messy or explode! You never know what to expect when exploring inventions! This event is $15 per girl.

Young Women of Distinction

Date: Sun Apr 19 2015, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Thrasher Horne Auditorium

Young Women of Distinction

Troop Pathways

Date: Wed Apr 22 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Jacksonville Service Center

Important information you will learn during this training includes, troop funds, health and safety, and troop organization.

Canoe Certification-Level 1/Level 2 (Members 16 and up)

Date: Sat Apr 25 2015, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center- Weaver Pond

Are you looking to add to your outdoor adventures? Canoeing is a fun and exciting way to enhance your skills and add to your experiences! If you like to test your aquatic abilities and you love the outdoors, then this dual certification course is designed just for you. This course is offered to all members ages 16 and up.

She's a Park Explorer (DBJ)

Date: Sat Apr 25 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Ichetucknee Springs State Park

At Ichetucknee Springs State Park, many springs combine together to make one gigantic spring run, the Ichetucknee River! This river is one of the most pristine in Florida. Not only is it great fun to canoe, snorkel, and tube, but the Ichetucknee River is also home to an amazing variety of plants and animals. Park rangers work hard to keep the river clean and protected. To make sure it stays healthy, they use many tools to determine its condition, such as monitoring chemicals in the water, measuring its flow, and keeping watch on its wildlife. Learn about these techniques through hands-on activities that will include a demonstration of how the aquifer works, fun games, water-sampling, and protecting aquatic animals. This event costs $7 per person.

She's a Park Explorer (CSA)

Date: Sat Apr 25 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Ichetucknee Springs State Park

At Ichetucknee Springs State Park, many springs combine together to make one gigantic spring run, the Ichetucknee River! This river is one of the most pristine in Florida. Not only is it great fun to canoe, snorkel, and tube, but the Ichetucknee River is also home to an amazing variety of plants and animals. Park rangers work hard to keep the river clean and protected. To make sure it stays healthy, they use many tools to determine its condition, such as monitoring chemicals in the water, measuring its flow, and keeping watch on its wildlife. Learn about these techniques through hands-on activities that will include a demonstration of how the aquifer works, fun games, water-sampling, and protecting aquatic animals. This event costs $7 per person.

Kateri Open House

Date: Sun Apr 26 2015, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Camp Kateri

Open House

Kayak Certification-Level 1/Level 2 (Members 16 and up)

Date: Sun Apr 26 2015, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center- Weaver Pond

Are you looking to add to your outdoor adventures? Kayaking is a fun and exciting way to enhance your skills and add to your experiences! If you like to test your aquatic abilities and you love the outdoors, then this dual certification course is designed for you. This course is offered to all members ages 16 and up.

MAY 2015
 


Cadette Badge Workshop, Investigation - Special Agent

Date: Sat May 2 2015, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: MOSH

Special agent time! Scouts will put their detection skills to the test. In this workshop our special agents will look for clues, investigate and watch body language. They will take out their magnifying glass and look under microscopes to find answers. The cost for this event is $12 per girl.

Sampler Day

Date: Sat May 2 2015, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Explore, learn, have fun! Try the challenge course, archery or canoeing. Choose your adventure from these and more! The day is yours to try something new or perfect a skill you already know! Come with your troop or explore something that interests just you! This event costs $12 per girl and $5 per adult.

Troop Pathways

Date: Wed May 13 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Jacksonville Service Center

Important information you will learn during this training includes, troop funds, health and safety, and troop organization.

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Astronomy: Stars

Date: Fri May 15 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Girls will learn about the stars and other out-of-this-world objects! Practice using telescopes, learn your way around the sky, and find out why the constellations are the way they are! This event is $7 per person.

She's a Park Explorer (DBJ)

Date: Sat May 16 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Little Talbot Island State Park

Learn about beach habitat and the different types of birds and turtles, how they nest and care for their young and what we do to protect them. Hands-on activities will include making a shorebird identification field book, a bird beaks game (Daisy _ Junior), building sea turtle nest stakes and screens (Cadette-Ambassador) and a sea turtle survey exercise on the beach.

She's a Park Explorer (CSA)

Date: Sat May 16 2015, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Little Talbot Island State Park

Learn about beach habitat and the different types of birds and turtles, how they nest and care for their young and what we do to protect them. Hands-on activities will include making a shorebird identification field book, a bird beaks game (Daisy _ Junior), building sea turtle nest stakes and screens (Cadette-Ambassador) and a sea turtle survey exercise on the beach.

PA Weekend

Date: Fri May 29 2015, 6:30 PM - Sun May 31 2015, 2:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Daisy Fun Day

Date: Sun May 31 2015, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Explore the outdoors, make a craft, play a game, and sing songs during this fun filled day!

JUNE 2015
 


SMILE Camp

Date: Sat Jun 20 2015, 6:00 PM - Fri Jun 26 2015, 5:00 PM

Location: North Fork Leadership Center

Girl Scouts SMILE Camp has been putting smiles on the faces of First Coast children with disabilities for over 35 years!