Art in the Outdoors Fall Camporee will take place at Camp Golden Pond the weekend of September 9-11, 2016. We will earn the new national outdoor activity badges along the way (Daisies will complete “Between Earth and Sky” journey). Gaga ball, traverse climbing wall, SWAPS station, and fishing will be available, as well as a Saturday-afternoon campfire. Archery and canoeing will be available if facilitators can be secured. More Details
Animal Adventures at Camp Golden Pond will take place June 24-26! We will do animal badge activities at the Brownie through Senior levels and the Daisy 3 Cheers for Animals Journey! Archery, canoeing, and swimming at Blue Diamond will also be available! For more information and registration forms see Animal Adventures at Camp Golden Pond!
The GSHPA Family Partnership Campaign is an adult-led initiative to raise funds for financial assistance to help girls participate in Council activities. This year’s campaign runs from April 11-May 31. All of the money raised stays within Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania, and at least 10% of proceeds will come back to State College Community 416 to help with local programming. More information about the Family Partnership Campaign is attached.
Donations are welcome. Checks may be made out to “GSHPA Community 416”; online donations may be made at https://fs2.formsite.com/
The first scheduled event will be at Five Guys Burgers & Fries on West College Avenue on Monday, April 18 from 5-8 p.m. – please share with your networks, even if you’re unable to attend yourself! You must print and bring the flyer: SCGSFiveGuysFundraiser4-18-16
Join girls from 3 communities for a fun-filled weekend at camp! Activities may include, a flag retirement ceremony, canoeing, archery, knot tying, fishing, campfires, orienteering, and more! Continue reading “2016 Back to Basics Camp”
Community 416 will hold a “415-style” troop-based Camporee at Camp Golden Pond the weekend of April 15-17, 2016. Troops may volunteer to coordinate a group activity; otherwise, “do your own thing.” Gaga ball, traverse climbing wall, SWAPS station, and fishing will be available, as well as a Saturday-evening campfire. Archery will be available on Sunday morning Continue reading “2016 Spring Camporee”