Brand New Things to Do
Sometimes great opportunities happen after we publish S'more.
So, when we have a great program that didn't make it into S'more, we'll list it here under Brand New Things To Do -- along with your link to Register Online for that program or event.
Don't forget to check out S'more, which provides info on almost all GSWPA programs and events.
Picnic at Pine Ridge Park
Join us for an afternoon of picnicking fun! Meet up with your fellow Girl Scouts and favorite counselors from Camp Conshatawba. Bring your own kite and picnic food, as we reminisce about our favorite camp experiences. Participate in our kite flying contests and enjoy some traditional camp songs and games.
Girl Grades: K-12
Location: Pine Ridge Park, Blairsville
Date/Time: Sunday, April 19, 2-4 p.m.
Cost: No fee
Registration Deadline: April 12
Outdoor Cooking Level 1
Level 1 Outdoor Cooking includes and introduction to fire building and fire safety. Under the guidance of a trained professional, make mountain pies for dinner and dessert.
Girl Grades: K-12
Location: Camp Redwing, 103 Rader School Rd., Renfrew, PA 16053
Date/Time: Sat. April 25, noon-4 p.m.
Cost: $13 per girl/$7 per adult
Minimum Capacity: 10
Registration Deadline: April 10
Come to the Erie Zoo for a day of discovering the ins and outs of working with animals! Receive an overview of zoo careers, practice animal training techniques, receive a tour of a behind the scenes area and explore all the fun but not so clean sides of animal husbandry. You’ll earn steps toward the Animal Helpers and Voice for Animals badges, while thinking about possible Take Action Projects to support your animal friends. We will bring animal visitors to the classroom as we learn all about animal careers.
Girl Grades: 6-12
Location: Erie Zoo, 423 W. 38th St., Erie, PA 16508
Date/Time: Sun. May 3, 1-4 p.m.
Cost: $20 per girl/$5 per adult
Minimum Capacity: 10
Registration Deadline: April 17
Girl Scout Day at PNC Park
Join us on Sunday, June 14 for an afternoon of baseball and celebrate GSWPA with your family and friends. Wear your sash or cest to cheer on the Pittsburgh Pirates as they take on state rivals, Philadelphia Phillies. You'll also receive a commemorative patch on this special Girl Scout Day at PNC Park.
Participate in the following activities*:
- a group salute prior to the game where all participants line up on the PNC Park warning track and give a salute to the crowd;
- be a part of the color guard;
- throw the first pitch;
- catch the first pitch; and
- take the field to meet players and get an autographed baseball.
*Depending on ticket sales, some activities may not be available on game day.
Girl Grades: K-12 and families
Location: PNC Park, 115 Federal St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Date/Time: Sun. June 14, Game starts at 1:35 p.m.
Outfield Box - Lower Level with $5 loaded value for concessions: $38 per person
Grandstand - Upper Level: $17 per girl/$22 per adult
To Order Tickets: Visit www.pirates.com/girlscouts
Contact Alexandra Layman at 412-325-4497
fill out this form and mail to: ATTN: Alexandra Layman, GSWPA Day, 115 Federal St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Registration Deadline: Register by Thursday, April 30 to receive this early bird discounted pricing and for the opportunity to go on the field at PNC Park to be recognized during a special salute to GSWPA. *Beginning May 1 ticket pricing is subject to real time pricing policies and is subject to change.
**From 10 a.m.-1 p.m. the Pittsburgh Shop will be open prior to game time. Stop in and shop before the game!
(Just across the street from PNC Park at 30 Isabella Street Pittsburgh PA 15212)
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Programs by Request
See an exciting program in S'more, but the date, time or location doesn’t work for you? A variety of GSWPA programs can now be delivered to you when and where you want it!
Programs can be chosen from the list here or you can work with council staff to design a program that meets your unique or specific needs. To register for a program by request, follow the instructions on page 42. To create your own unique program, e-mail us or call 800-248-3355 ext 1007.