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Virtual Events: Our refreshed member account system allows you to include virtual events in your search. Pro tip: Virtual events use our corporate office as the "location." Use zip code 15212 to view our virtual event offerings. To search for virtual events designed for your girl, click on Filter from the search results page and add a grade level.

Events List
 


Volunteer Training at Camp Redwing: Archery 05-22-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun May 22, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT

Join the GSWPA Outdoor Program Specialist at Camp Redwing to get trained in Archery. With this training you will be able to rent and facilitate archery at any GSWPA camp property.

Lets Go Camping 2 - Redwing (AM) 06-04-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Jun 04, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

We’ve updated our Outdoor Skills Training to a more flexible blended-learning training for volunteers. Volunteers complete the online and in-person portions of training at their own pace to meet their needs and the needs of their girls.

Roll up your sleeves and get ready for Let’s Go Camping 2. This 3.5-hour hands-on outdoor training experience focuses on fire safety and fire building, knife safety, knot tying, outdoor cooking, outdoor first aid and tent care.

Pre-Requisite: Must be an approved volunteer with GSWPA AND must have completed Let’s Go Camping 1 in gsLearn.

Lets Go Camping 2 - Redwing (PM) 06-04-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Jun 04, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

We’ve updated our Outdoor Skills Training to a more flexible blended-learning training for volunteers. Volunteers complete the online and in-person portions of training at their own pace to meet their needs and the needs of their girls.

Roll up your sleeves and get ready for Let’s Go Camping 2. This 3.5-hour hands-on outdoor training experience focuses on fire safety and fire building, knife safety, knot tying, outdoor cooking, outdoor first aid and tent care.

Pre-Requisite: Must be an approved volunteer with GSWPA AND must have completed Let’s Go Camping 1 in gsLearn.

Canoe/Kayak Small Craft Safety Certification 06-05-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jun 05, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

Become certified through GSWPA to take girls out on Canoe/Kayaks at GSWPA property, lakes, or Class I moving water. You will learn safety measures, strokes and how to take your troop on the water.

Eco Explorer Day Camp 06-20-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Mon Jun 20, 9:00 AM - Fri Jun 24, 3:00 PM EDT

Be the best camper and environmental supporter while you learn safe fire-building skills, practice Leave No Trace principles, and explore the surrounding forests. As you experience the magic of Camp Redwing, you'll be excited to know how to protect it.

Aquatic Adventure Day Camp 06-27-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Mon Jun 27, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 01, 3:00 PM EDT

Kick off your summer with a splash. Whether you are cannonballing into in the pool, paddling on the river, or tossing water balloons, there will be plenty of ways to cool off during this week of adventures. 

Canoe/Kayak Small Craft Safety Certification

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Thu Jun 30, 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT

Become certified through GSWPA to take girls out on Canoe/Kayaks at GSWPA property, lakes, or Class I moving water. You will learn safety measures, strokes and how to take your troop on the water.
** During this training, you will get wet as well as be in the creek, please be prepared to be in/out of the water.

***If water conditions aren’t amenable to paddling (flow rate is to fast, water levels to high, and/or debris in the water) we will cancel for safety reasons.

This training runs from 5:00-8:30pm at Camp Redwing
Please check our website for the latest information regarding COVID-19. (https://www.gswpa.org/en/about-girl-scouts/covid-19-updates.html)
This event will be held at Camp Redwing

To Infinity and Beyond Day Camp 07-11-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Mon Jul 11, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 15, 3:00 PM EDT

Learn about all things outer space. Explore our solar system, calculate the cosmos, and examine all that goes on above our world.

Crafty Camper Day Camp 07-18-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Mon Jul 18, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 22, 3:00 PM EDT

Enjoy time outside while you design your own crafts with nature, capture the beauty of camp on canvas, and find new ways to get inspired. Discover your muse and all the creativity waiting in the outdoors.

Kayak, Canoe, and You 07-24-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Jul 24, 2:00 PM - Fri Jul 29, 11:00 AM EDT

Experience all four of our council's Girl Scout camps in this one adventure-filled session! Begin at Camp Hawthorne Ridge where you'll learn about knot tying and experience sailing. Then, head to Camp Redwing to canoe down the Connoquenessing Creek, and when you get to Camp Skymeadow, paddleboard around for the day and enjoy the rolling hills. Your final destination is at Camp Conshatawba, where you'll head out on the Stonycreek River on a guided kayaking daytrip. 
 
"Must be 14 years of age or older by July 28th, 2022 to participate in the guided kayaking trip"

Aqua Explorer Day Camp 07-25-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Mon Jul 25, 9:00 AM - Fri Jul 29, 3:00 PM EDT

Discover critter habitats along the Connoquenessing Creek and learn water safety and new canoe paddle strokes. Next will be dips in the pool and races down a slip 'n slide while you experience the fun and friendship of Girl Scout camp. 

Journey-Palooza: It's Your Story- Tell It! Daisies through Cadettes 09-24-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Sep 24, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Join us for another great year of Journey-Palooza at Camp Redwing! This year’s theme is It’s Your Story- Tell It! Girls will have the opportunity to tell their story through a range of creative approaches. Girls will have the chance to strengthen her sense of herself and boost her capacity to seek and meet challenges in the world.

Journey-Palooza: It's Your Story- Tell It! Cadettes through Ambassadors 09-25-22

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sun Sep 25, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Join us for another great year of Journey-Palooza at Camp Redwing! This year’s theme is It’s Your Story- Tell It! Girls will have the opportunity to tell their story through a range of creative approaches. Girls will have the chance to strengthen her sense of herself and boost her capacity to seek and meet challenges in the world.

Help with Registering
  • Scroll through the activities listings to find an activity or event that interests your girl.
  • Use the Advanced Search option to seach by location, program level, or date.
  • When searching for virtual events, use zip code 15212 to view all our virtual event offerings. To search for virtual events designed for your girl, click on Filter from the search results page and add a grade level.
  • Once you find an activity or event that interests you, click the Register Now button and sign in to your Member Community. 
  • Select the members of your household or troop you want to register. Enter payment information and confirm your registration. 
  • Save or print your receipt from the Confirmation page. You can also click on My Activities in the top menu of your Member Community to view activies with completed registration and view additional details. 

Have additional questions or need help registering? Call 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

Summer camp 2022: Click here to view our camp refund and cancellation policy.

All other Activities: 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 by the posted registration deadline for programs/training
  • Registrant cancels their registration within two weeks of their summer camp start date 

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

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. 

Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Refunds could take up to 30 days to process.  

Note: If you want to transfer your registration to another member, please use the Transfer 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