TECHie Camp 2013: Educating, Exciting, and Empowering Students with Technology
Registration is open! Visit www.techiecamp.org. Hosted by TechCorps, TECHie Camp is a full-day, week-long technology experience designed specifically for elementary and middle school students. The goal of TECHie Camp is to engage students in activities that can stimulate a deeper interest oin technology as well as provide opportunities for them to express their imaginations. Check out the flier for more information.
Skate Zone 71
Skate Zone 71 is hosting fantastic opportunities for Girl Scouts all year long! Girl Scouts skate free in September, celebrate Juliette Low's birthday in October, and so much more. Check out the flier for details and more great opportunities in 2012 and 2013.
Girl Scout Programs at the John & Annie Glenn Historic Site and the National Road/Zane Grey Museum
Take a step back in time or explore the sky at the John & Annie Glenn Historic Site or the National Road/Zane Grey Museum! For dates and details, visit their website.
STEM Camps at MathPlus Academy
Check out the great camp opportunities at MathPlus Academy in New Albany and Powell this summer. Topics include robotics, engineering, computer programming, and video game design. A few camps are designated for Girl Scouts only, but girls can go to any camp they choose. You must register for the Girl Scout camps through Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland. See your current myGSOH or CORA to register. Costs for the Girl Scout camps are offered at a reduced rate, please contact MathPlus Academy to determine the rate for other camps.
Girl Scout Camp Out with the Columbus Clippers
Join the Columbus Clippers on Jul. 12, 2013 for an exclusive event just for Girl Scouts and their families. Enjoy pre-game activities, participate in the Girl Scout parade, watch the game, and then camp out on the field at Huntington Park. Camp out includes a movie, snack, and breakfast. A game-only option is also available, see the flier for pricing information. Girl Scout Brownies through Girl Scout Ambassadors can get started on the Athlete badge for their grade level and are able to stay overnight. Girl Scout Daisies are invited to come for the game only. Register online at www.clippersbaseball.com or check out the flier for the registration form.
Win Two Tickets* to Cirque du Soleil's TOTEM Under the Big Top at the Ohio Expo Center!
Registered Girl Scout members can enter to win two tickets to see Cirque du Soleil's TOTEM on Fri., Sept. 6, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. at the Ohio Expo Center. This contest is open to both girl and adult registered members. Ten winners will be chosen.
ENTER NOW! Simply email your name and contact information (phone, address, and email) to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line TOTEM Tickets. Or enter via mail by mailing your contact information (phone, address, and email) to: Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland, Attn. TOTEM Tickets, 1700 WaterMark Drive, Columbus, OH 43215. Deadline to enter is Fri., Aug. 2, 2013. No entry forms will be accepted after the deadline.
RULES AND RESTRICTIONS: Entries must be received by close of business day on Fri., Aug. 2, 2013 to be eligible for the drawing. Only one entry per person is allowed. Must be a registered Girl Scout to be eligible. All tickets are for Fri., Sept. 6, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. only. Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland Council reserves the right to determine full eligibility. Winners will be notified by phone by Fri., Aug. 9, 2013. Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland Council employees and their families are not eligible.
Deadline Extended for our first Girl Scout TECHie Camp
August 5-9, 2013 at Council Headquarters in Columbus (Franklin Co) Free for Girl Scouts.
TECHie Camp is a full-day, week-long technology experience for Girl Scouts in grades 3-5. Through fun and engaging experiences with Alice, a 3D programming environment developed by Carnegie Mellon, and Scratch, a programming environment specifically developed for young students by MIT, students will learn how to create their own games, interactive stories, and art. Applications should be submitted prior to June 30, 2013. Students will be selected based on their application (10 points), essay (60 points) and letter of recommendation (30 points). The typical fee of $350 is generously sponsored by the Women's Fund of Central Ohio, so don't miss this one of a kind opportunity! All participants must be currently registered Girl Scouts, for the cost of the $12 membership fee. If you are not registered, please use our online member registration.
Girl Scout Day with Cirque du Soleil!
Join Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland and Cirque du Soleil on Fri., Sept. 6, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. for Girl Scout Day! Buy tickets for Girl Scout Day and come dressed in your uniform to receive a special TOTEM patch!
Aug. 22-Sept. 15 under the Big Top at the Ohio Expo Center Girl Scouts and their families and friends save $10 off tickets* to TOTEM.
TOTEM traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly. Order your tickets today!
*Offer is valid on Price Levels 1 & 2 on weeknight and Friday matinee performances currently on sale only. Offer is valid while supplies last. No promo code is required. The discount has already been applied where applicable.
Girl Scout Programs at the Metro Parks
Girl Scout can participate in Metro Parks programs specifically designed to help girls meet badge requirements, and have fun in the outdoors! To register individually or as a troop call 614-508-8111. More information can be found on the flier or at www.metroparks.net.
Would your girls like to learn the basics of etiquette? Then check out the Modern Manners flier!
Social Butterfly Badge Program
Now's your chance to fulfill requirements toward the Social Butterfly badge for Girl Scout Juniors, and have fun while doing it! Check out the flier for details.