Check Out Our Great September Programs!

Sep 11, 2013 Posted in Girl News, Home Page, Newsroom, Volunteer News

Great programs in September

We know you'e back to school, and it's a busy time. As Girl Scout troops and Indie Girls get back in the swing of things, be sure to check out some great programs in September!

For details and a link to register, visit our Things to Do calendar!

LEGO© Animation Workshop
Create amazing stop-motion animation movies usingLEGO bricks at Snapology. Create your own short movie, complete with dialogue and sound effects! Be a proud director by showing off your films to friends and family.
Girls Grades: 2-5
Session 1: Friday, Sept. 20, 6-9 p.m.
Registration Deadline: September 13
Session 2: Friday, Jan. 17, 6-9 p.m.
Registration Deadline: January 8
Location: Snapology, 70 Fort Couch Rd., Bethel Park, PA 15241 – Allegheny County
Cost: $31 per girl/No adult


Calling all Cowgirls
Saddle up and Join us for a trail ride and horsemanship class, While at the horse farm, we will learn about how to groom and care for horses. Then, put on your gear for a one hour trail ride through meadows and woods. Yee haw!
Girls Grades: 6-12
Session 1: Saturday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m-12:30 p.m (Another session will be added if waitlist reaches 8)
Registration Deadline: September 11
Girls Grades: 2-5
Session 2: Saturday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m-12:30 p.m (Another session will be added if waitlist reaches 8)
Registration Deadline: October 9
Location: Hutton Farm, 326 Hutton Rd., Mahaffey, PA 15757 - Clearfield County
Cost: $25 per girl / $5 per adult
Minimum Capacity: 8


Tiki Mystery Weekend
Join us for a weekend where we turn Camp Conshatawba into Tiki Hollow Resort! Play the role of a detective by collecting clues scattered around camp to solve the mystery of the missing Tiki Pole. Extra camp activities and prizes await you during this action-packed mystery weekend. Juniors attending will earn the Detective badge, and Cadettes will earn the Special Agent badge.
Girls Grades: 4-8
Date/Time: Sept. 27-29, Fri. 7pm- Sun 11am
Location: Camp Conshatawba, 288 Oaks Rd., Summerhill, PA 15958 – Cambria County
Cost: $35 per girl/$30per adult
Minimum Capacity: 25
Registration Deadline: September 14


Day at the Ranch
Come out to Faith Ranch for a day of fun on the farm! Enjoy a horseback trail ride and a tractor-drawn hayride. Pet the farm animals, play lawn games (horseshoes, walking stilts and corn hole toss) and bring your own lunch to cook outdoors. You must be at least seven years old to register.
Girls Grades: 2-12 and families
Date/Time: Saturday, Sept. 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Faith Ranch, 89500 Jewett-Germano Rd., Jewett, OH 43986 – Harrison County
Cost: $36 per person
Minimum Capacity: 20
Registration Deadline: September 14


Electric Transit: Journey to the Trolley Museum!
Boogie woogie woogie on over to the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum because – it’s electric! During this program about electricity, learn how first-aid relates to electric injuries, how to read an electric meter, discuss energy conservation, build a rheostat and discover the history of technology in transit. This energizing program will help Juniors earn the Energize award from the Get Moving Journey, and Cadettes earn the Aware award for the Breathe Journey. Please bring your own lunches. You’ll also receive an exclusive Trolley Museum fun patch.
Girls Grades: 4-8
Date/Time: Saturday, Sept. 28, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, 1 Museum Rd., Washington, PA 15301 – Washington County
Cost: $12 per girl/$6 per adult
Minimum Capacity: 17
Registration Deadline: September 20


Forest Helpers
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of National Public Lands Day in Allegheny National Forest. Participate in projects identified by the National Forest staff, which could include habitat restoration, bird house construction and trail maintenance to benefit our beautiful National Forest.
Girls Grades: 6-12
Date/Time: Saturday, Sept. 28, 10 a.m-2 p.m.
Location: Allegheny National Forest, 131 Smokey Ln., Marienville, PA, 16239 – Forest County
Cost: $2 per person
Minimum Capacity: 8
Registration Deadline: September 18


National Public Lands Day – Day of Service
Celebrate one of our great state parks by joining us for a day of service as part of National Public Lands Day. Come early to hike the trails, and we’ll meet at noon to do service projects identified by the park staff. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
Girls Grades: K-12, and families
Date/Time: Saturday, September 28, noon-4 p.m.
Location: Ryerson Station State Park, 361 Bristoria Rd., Wind Ridge, PA 15380 – Greene County
Cost: $4 per person
Minimum Capacity: 20
Registration Deadline: September 20


Nuclear Power = Girl Power
Sponsored by Westinghouse Women in Nuclear chapter, enjoy fun, hands-on activities, tour the WestinghouseAP1000 nuclear power plant training facility and have discussions with expert career panelists to support the It’s Your Planet – Love It Journey Series. Participants will receive a snack, gifts and a fun patch.
Girls Grades: 6-12
Date/Time: Saturday, Sept. 28, 1-4 p.m.
Location: Westinghouse Electrical Company Headquarters, 1000 Westinghouse Dr., Cranberry Twp., PA 16066 _ Butler County
Cost: $5 per girl/$2 per adult
Minimum Capacity: 12
Registration Deadline: September 20

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