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Girl Bond Night

 

 

 

Who: Girl Scout Junior, Girl Scout Cadette

 

What: Do you have what it takes to be a spy? Find out at Girl Bond Night at the International Spy Museum. Your spy smarts and street savvy will be put to the test as you enter Spy School and learn the tricks of the trade. Then, your mission begins as you travel to the foreign country of Khandar in Operation Spy. Finally become a code cracker and leave with your own code cracking kit!

 

Where: International Spy Museum

800 F Street, NW

Washington, DC 20004

 

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Fees: Girls $30

 



 Homegrown Fun and Farm Fresh Adventures at Summers Farm Girl Scout Weekend

 

  

 

Who: All age groups

 

Where: Summers Farm 

5620 Butterfly Lane 

Frederick, Maryland 21702

 

When: October 3 (5:00 PM - 10:30 PM)

October 4 (10:00 AM - 10:30 PM) 

October 5 (10:00 AM - 7:00 PM) 

 

What: A simple visit to Summers Farm will fulfill some badge requirements. Highlighted activities include our corn maze, moonlight maze, giant jumping pillows, farm animals, pumpkin picking, hayrides, slides, pig races, farm fresh baked goods, concessions, and much more.

 

Fee: Weekend admission $10.95 per person. Weekend group rate (15 people or more) $8.95 per person with two leaders free. For groups of 75 reservation for an additional fee of $65. 

 

Show your Girl Scout spirit by wearing your sash, vest, or pins during Girl Scout Weekend (Oct 3-5) and receive a complimentary participation patch! Participation patches will be available for purchase while supplies last during the remainder of the season for $1 each. 

 

*Summers Farm is a High Adventure partner! To learn more about High Adventure partners in your area, click here

Pictures of Women in Health

 

 

 

When: September 2, 2014

 

Who: Girl Scout Senior, Girl Scout Ambassador

 

Where: National Library of Medicine (on the NIH campus) 

8600 Rockville Pike Bldg. 38 

Bethesda, MD 20894

 

Come celebrate the opening of a new exhibition on nursing and earn a badge at the National Library of Medicine! Girl Scouts view Pictures of Nursing, an exhibition that looks at postcards to explore the place of nurses and women in society, investigate health topics that affect women using NLM resources, and participate in activities, fulfilling the requirements for the Women's Health Badge! 

 

Fee: FREE 

 

Register: Contact Erika Mills by email at erika.mills@nih.gov, or by phone at 301-594-1947. 

 

 

Camping & Climbing Trips This Fall!

 


Who: Girl Scouts of All Ages

  

When: Fall 2014

  

Where: The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring Friends School

             16701 Norwood Rd.

              Sandy Spring, MD 20860

              (240) 389 4386

 

Event: Camping & Climbing Trips This Fall!

 

Fall is almost here, and we are taking reservations!

 

Zip and climb your way through 13 different courses in our Aerial Forest Adventure Park. It's an obstacle course on trees! 

 

With on-site camping, early morning, and night climbing options, your troop can plan a full day, overnight, or weekend adventure. We have weekend and weekday availability, so call 240 - 389 - 4386 or email info@sandyspringtrees.org to make your reservation!

 

   

Girl Scouts at Hersheypark

  

 

Save up to 35% on Hersheypark Tickets

Exclusive discount for Girl Scout Nation's Capital families

 

Visit http://tinyurl.com/GSCNC2014

 

Enter Promo Code  86547 

 

Imagine enjoying all the fun and excitement at Hersheypark, while realizing that a portion of your special Girl Scout discount ticket supports the future of Girl Scouting in our region. That's because Hersheypark, a favorite destination for many Girl Scout troops and families, will donate a portion of ticket sales to the Girl Scouts' SHARE annual giving campaign. To get your Girl Scout discount tickets and support SHARE you must use the exclusive Girl Scout friends and family Hersheypark website and promo code.

Tickets can be used from May 9-September 28, 2014. Thank you for supporting SHARE and enjoy Hersheypark!

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Shop Information

 
 
Online Shop

 

GIRL SCOUT SHOPS INFO

 

MARTINSBURG MINI SHOP

Monday thru Friday 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Directions: http://www.gscnc.org/Martinsburg_Shop.html

 

WASHINGTON DC MAIN SHOP

Monday thru Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Directions: http://www.gscnc.org/Directions%20to%20Main%20Office.html

 

GERMANTOWN MINI SHOP

NEW Location

Germantown Girl Scout Office

20201 Century Blvd. Suite 100

Germantown, Maryland 20874

(301) 987-8718

 

DATES & HOURS OF OPERATION

SEPTEMBER 2 - DECEMBER 12

TUESDAYS   3:00 - 7:00PM

WEDNESDAY 10:00AM - 3:00PM

THURSDAYS 10:00AM - 7:00PM

FRIDAY 10:00AM - 3:00PM

SATURDAYS 10:00AM - 1:00PM (Sept./Oct. ONLY)

Directions: http://www.gscnc.org/Germantown_Mini_Shop.html

 

CENTREVILLE MINI SHOP

Centreville Square II

5952 Centreville Crest Lane

Centreville, Virginia

(703) 266- 4437

 

DATES & HOURS OF OPERATION

SEPTEMBER 8 - OCTOBER 31

CLOSED 10/13 - Columbus Day

MONDAYS 10:00AM - 3:00PM

TUESDAYS 10:00AM - 3:00PM

WEDNESDAY 10:00AM - 3:00PM

THURSDAYS 2:00PM - 7:00PM

SATURDAYS 10:00AM - 1:00PM

Directions: http://www.gscnc.org/Centreville_Mini_Shop.html

  
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