People often ask me questions about camping, so I thought I’d put together some of the most frequent questions that I get asked and the best answers. What if it rains? What about the bears? Can you really sleep in a tent?
On the morning of Sunday, August 19th, Girl Scout Troop 41253, with help from Raytheon engineers Megan Roberts and Dan Muthler, launched a weather balloon at Tudek Park. Raytheon provided the necessary materials for the launch and we assembled the weather balloon’s payload the Wednesday before we launched it. The entire thing was encased in a styrofoam cooler box to keep it insulated and protected. We invited the entire Service Unit to come see the launch and we had quite a few girls show up with their parents and siblings.
May was a busy month for the Girl Scouts!
Senior and Cadette troops organized a park cleanup and Ecopalooza on May 19th. The Service Unit then took 3rd place in Marching groups in the Boalsburg Fire Company Parade. Finally, our girls helped lay flowers on the graves of veterans in the Boalsburg Memorial Day Ceremony. Continue reading “This Month in State College”