Sunday, April 7, 2013
GSSI Events

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12:00am Category:  Multi Grade Level Programs[12:00am] Journey Retreat! - FULL & CLOSED (cont.)
THIS PROGRAM IS NOW FULL & CLOSED. Join Jen and Emily as we bring in environmental experts, identify native herbs and birds, create green products, canoe, do archery, relax with yoga and workshop with some environmental experts to help you complete your Girl Scout Leadership Journey. Attending this program will help girls complete a Journey in the It's Your Planet, Love It Journey Series (Cadettes Breathe, Senior Sow What or Ambassador Justice) and get them on the right path for their Silver or Gold Award. We are looking for five adults total (not adults per troop)to attend for ratios; please contact Emily or Jennifer for details. Registration Deadline: 2/28/13 Cost: $30/girl (includes snack Friday, meals Saturday & Sunday, take home projects, Journey guides & awards) Min/Max: 20/50 Program Managers: Emily & Jennifer

[9:00am] Troop Camp Training
Come learn about camping the Girl Scout way in a fun and safe environment. This course is designed to help adults plan and prepare for an overnight camping event with girls. Course content includes: site information and resources, campfire building, emergency and safety procedures, indoor/outdoor cooking and recipes, menu planning and camp activities. This training is REQUIRED for one adult per troop for overnight camping experiences of two (2) nights or less. Certification is valid for three years. Recertification written test is available from the Corporate or Regional Service Center. Who: Adults who will serve as the outdoor trained adult for the troop/group Min/Max: 6/20 Cost: $10 (includes supplies, bandana, lunch and manual) Deadline: Registration closes March 28, 2013. Note: Registration fee(s) for these courses MUST accompany the registration. All trainings take place rain or shine. You will be outdoors for part of the training. Certification is only given to participants who remain for the entire training.

Category: Junior Programs[1:00pm] Junior Jewelry - CANCELLED
THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO LOW REGISTRATIONS. Work with an artist from Cedarhurst to create 2 beautiful pieces of jewelry while completing steps 2 and 3 of the Jewelry Badge! Make a pendant for a necklace using wire that means something special to you and then use recycled materials for a bead bracelet! Registration Deadline: 3/14/13 Cost: $6/girl Min/Max: 12/25 Program Manager: Julie

Category:  Multi Grade Level Programs[2:00pm] All That Glitters
Gold and Silver recipients...Get ready to be recognized in style as Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois honors Silver and Gold recipients at the beautiful Lindenwood University in Belleville! Girls will receive their Gold or Silver pins and certificates, enjoy meeting other award recipients from across the council and much more! Eligible girls will receive a formal invitation with further details in February 2013. Registration Deadline: 3/11/13 Cost: None Min/Max: None Program Manager: Angie

Category: Volunteer Opportunities[3:30pm] Archery Certification Training
This course provides archery training and lessons on care and use of equipment and safety issues for those who wish to become certified or re-certified in archery instruction with the intent of providing archery sessions for Girl Scout groups at camp. Min/Max: 6/20 Cost: Free Note: Please bring water, paper, pen/pencil. Deadline to register is 3/28/13.