side menu icon

Activity List

Camp Conshatawba sessions
Camp Hawthorne Ridge sessions
Camp Skymeadow sessions
Find an Activity
By Keyword
Region
By Date

By Program Level
By Category
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Search by keyword in the box above or click 'Advanced Search' to find activities by region, date, grade level and more.

JUNE 2018
 


Counselor-in-Training (CIT 1) - Camp Conshatawba 06-24-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jun 24, 3:00 PM - Sun Jul 01, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Counselors are pretty awesome, right? Want to be just like your counselors? This exciting, eight-day program helps CITs develop their skills by learning from experienced staff and then working with campers directly. You’ll gain valuable experience in working with children, such as program development, creating great camp culture, and behavior management. CIT 1 is offered at Camp Conshatawba and Camp Hawthorne Ridge. (CIT 1 is a prerequisite for CIT 2.) REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 06-03-18

Outdoor Artist CORE (Lodge) 06-29-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Fri Jun 29, 7:00 PM - Sun Jul 01, 11:00 AM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Bring your troop to camp for a weekend of creative fun! Make some crafty recycling projects, explore nature, and learn how to use what’s around you to make beautiful works of art. Take a break from the craft room for some of your favorite camp activities like rock climbing and swimming. At the end of the weekend, your troop will have some wonderful memories to take back with them and a jump start on their outdoor art badge. Challenge course options depend on grade level: grades 2-3 climbing wall and grades 4 and up climbing wall and zipline. Daisy Girl Scouts are not old enough for climbing wall, zip line, or archery. ​Registration Deadline:  June 8, 2018

Back to the Basics CORE (Platform Tents) 06-29-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Fri Jun 29, 7:00 PM - Sun Jul 01, 11:00 AM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Bring your troop to camp for a traditional Girl Scout weekend. Practice your fire-building skills, spend a night sleeping under the stars, hit the trails, swim, and learn all about nature. At the end of the weekend, your troop will have some wonderful memories to take back with them and a jump start on their troop camping badge. Challenge course options depend on grade level: grades 2-3 climbing wall and grades 4 and up climbing wall and zip line. Daisy Girl Scouts are not old enough for climbing wall, zip line, or archery. Registration Deadline: June 8, 2018

JULY 2018
 


Conservation Rangers 07-01-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 01, 3:00 PM - Fri Jul 06, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Ever wanted to work with animals or spend time exploring national or state parks? Do you have a passion for the environment? Learn the ins and outs of a life spent in the outdoors. Explore our local ecosystem and hone your hiking and outdoors skills. Then, hit the road on a visit to some local national and state parks, state game lands, and nature preserves where you’ll get to meet the pros who spend their days protecting and preserving our environment. Registration Deadline: June 10, 2018

Rock On Girl 07-08-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 08, 3:00 PM - Fri Jul 13, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Love rock climbing? Get ready for a week of high-flying fun! Challenge yourself and get to know your team on our low rope obstacles. Solve puzzles, crack riddles, and negotiate the twists and turns of the course to get your team to the next level. After you’ve conquered the low ropes, learn the basics of rock climbing. Take to the climbing tower each day for a lesson in rock climbing skills and even help with a climbing tower service project for the week. Registration Deadline: June 17, 2018

DIY Experts 07-15-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 15, 3:00 PM - Fri Jul 20, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Ever looked at an art project online and thought, “I can do that!�? Join us for a week of all the DIY projects you’ve never had time to try and tackle. Combine the crafty and the functional in a week of string art, crayon melting on canvas, and a guided paint class, so you can head home with some beautiful and creative decorations for your room. In between, learn some easy DIY life hacks to help keep you organized and fashionable at school or chillin’ at the beach. You’ll also leave your mark by working on our permanent piece of camp art. Registration Deadline: June 24, 2018

Counselor-in-Training (CIT 2) - Camp Conshatawba 07-22-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 22, 3:00 PM - Fri Aug 03, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Want to take your #Leadership experience to the next level? Join the team and feel what it’s like to be a counselor! Pick a camp, pick a specialty, and we’ll see you there! CIT 2 is offered at both Camp Conshatawba and Camp Hawthorne Ridge. (Prerequisite: Completion of CIT 1 program at a GSWPA Camp.) Registration Deadline 07-01-18

Intermediate Backpacking (Level 2) 07-22-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 22, 3:00 PM - Fri Jul 27, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Do you enjoy spending your nights under the stars and preparing your own meals? Have you tried backpacking before? Can you start a one-match fire? Take your outdoor skills to the next level with our intermediate backpacking trip. Refresh on your basic outdoors skills like outdoor cooking, trip preparation, knife skills, and water purifying at camp. When you’re ready, hit the trail for a two-night adventure into the woods! Pack your bag for the trail ahead and hike into some of the most beautiful scenery in western PA—and put all your outdoor expertise to use. Registration Deadline: July 1, 2018

Back to the Basics CORE (Platform Tents) 07-27-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Fri Jul 27, 7:00 PM - Sun Jul 29, 11:00 AM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Bring your troop to camp for a traditional Girl Scout weekend. Practice your fire-building skills, spend a night sleeping under the stars, hit the trails, swim, and learn all about nature. At the end of the weekend, your troop will have some wonderful memories to take back with them and a jump start on their troop camping badge. Challenge course options depend on grade level: grades 2-3 climbing wall and grades 4 and up climbing wall and zip line. Daisy Girl Scouts are not old enough for climbing wall, zip line, or archery. Registration Deadline: July 6, 2018

Outdoor Artist CORE (Lodge) 07-27-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Fri Jul 27, 7:00 PM - Sun Jul 29, 11:00 AM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Bring your troop to camp for a weekend of creative fun! Make some crafty recycling projects, explore nature, and learn how to use what’s around you to make beautiful works of art. Take a break from the craft room for some of your favorite camp activities like rock climbing and swimming. At the end of the weekend, your troop will have some wonderful memories to take back with them and a jump start on their outdoor art badge. Challenge course options depend on grade level: grades 2-3 climbing wall and grades 4 and up climbing wall and zipline. Daisy Girl Scouts are not old enough for climbing wall, zip line, or archery. Registration Deadline: July 6, 2018 

Wet & Wild 07-29-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 29, 3:00 PM - Fri Aug 03, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Hang onto your hats for a week of water adventures! Be one of the first girls to ride on our new stand-up paddle boards. After you have your sea legs, return to Conshatawba to dry off with a ride down the zip line. Hit the water again later in the week for a session of beginner white-water paddle boarding and river surfing. Are you up for the wild ride? You must be at least 13 years of age to attend this session. Registration Deadline: July 8, 2018

AUGUST 2018
 


Counselor-in-Training (CIT 1) - Camp Conshatawba - 08-05-18

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Aug 05, 3:00 PM - Sun Aug 12, 2:00 PM EDT

Location: GSWPA Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd, Summerhill, PA, 15958, USA

Counselors are pretty awesome, right? Want to be just like your counselors? This exciting, eight-day program helps CITs develop their skills by learning from experienced staff and then working with campers directly. You’ll gain valuable experience in working with children, such as program development, creating great camp culture, and behavior management. CIT 1 is offered at Camp Conshatawba and Camp Hawthorne Ridge. (CIT 1 is a prerequisite for CIT 2.) Registration Deadline: 07-15-18

 

Help with Registering

Registering for council programs, trainings and camp just got a whole lot better!
Our new Activities registration system makes it easier for you to register for and keep track of all your Girl Scout activities. Find out more

Need help with the new Activities registration process?
Check out this step-by-step tutorial or email us at customercare@gswpa.org for support. We're here to help!

Registration Confirmation

You'll see a detailed receipt on your screen upon completion of the registration process. This receipt is your activity registration confirmation. If you do not see a detailed receipt, you have not fully completed the registration process. If this happens to you, please contact Customer Care at customercare@gswpa.org for assistance. For some council activities, you will receive a confirmation letter via email with more activity information.

To view a list of your current activity registrations, log in to your MyGS and click MyActivities. Clicking the information icon next to each activity will provide you additional information.  

Contact Customer Care at customercare@gswpa.org with any questions.

Refunds & Cancellations

Refunds will be given when:

  • GSWPA cancels council activity;
  • Financial Assistance is not awarded and the registrant has made a partial payment;
  • Registrant cancels their registration: 

1. By the posted registration deadline for programs/training OR

2. Two weeks prior to the camp start date. 

Refund requests submitted after these deadlines will result in forfeiture of registration fee. 

Refund requests submitted after these deadlines will be considered when a registrant cancels due to illness, family illness, or family emergency. 

Refunds will NOT be given for deposits, late arrivals, early departures, no shows, or participants who leave due to behavior or due to dissatisfaction. Financial Aid will not be refunded to members upon cancellation of activity. 

To cancel your registration use the Council Activity Cancellation and Refund Request form

Transfers

If you can’t attend a council activity for which you registered and for which you paid fully, you can request that the registration be transferred to another active member of Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania. To make this request, complete the Transfer Registration Request form. Requests must be submitted at least 3 business days before the council activity. Note: Financial Aid cannot be transferred.

Late Registration and Late Payment

To ensure that we have the proper amount of supplies and adult supervision available, we do not allow registrations to be processed after the posted registration deadline with the exception of waitlist registrations. Registrants who are on a waitlist will have their registration processed if a spot opens up after the registration deadline. The registration deadline that is listed with the council activity is the last date that you can register for the council activity.

If you have not paid in full by the registration deadline, your registration may be cancelled and partial payment may not be refunded.

If you want to confirm your registration was completed, check the MyActivities tab in your MyGS. If you have questions, please contact Customer Care at customercare@gswpa.org