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Updated: November 8, 2022

Manassas Summer Day Camp |               Prince William County, VA

Dates: Monday, July 10 - Friday, July 14, 2023
Hours: 9:00AM - 3:30PM 
Camp Contact Information: Camp Director Kathy Drummond at 703-368-5039 or anello1@verizon.net

Description & Activities

2023 Camp Theme: The Wild, Wild West 

Description: Travel back to a time when covered wagons crossed the prairies, pioneers drove the plains and desert, and the Gold Rush was in full swing. Campers will experience the various facets of the way west through arts and crafts, songs and games, cookery, and our special Exploration Station. There will be archery for campers currently in 3rd grade and up, plus some other special high adventure surprises!

Activities: Slingshots, tomahawks, archery, badge earning, outdoor cooking, arts and crafts, songs, games, and nature/STEM.

Field Trips: Campers currently in grades 6-8 will have a special field trip on July 12. 

Camp activities (including field trips, extended hours, and overnights) are offered at the discretion of the camp leadership team and may be modified or canceled to follow COVID-19 restrictions. Camp activities may not be available to all units and can be canceled due to weather or other extenuating circumstances.

Camp Location: James Long Park, VA

Bus Transportation: No bus transportation is available

Buddy Requests: Buddy requests are not available

Volunteer at Camp!

Manassas Summer Day Camp is planned and put on each year by a group of dedicated Girl Scout volunteers! Due to safety ratios, enough adults must volunteer each year for camp to run. Unfortunately, if not enough volunteers sign up, camp will be cancelled. We need your help to ensure that camp can happen this year and that every girl has an amazing camp experience.

Benefits of Volunteering

  • Guaranteed placement for your camper(s) through early registration access in January
  • Reduced registration rate – you could receive 50% off the camp registration fee!
  • Receive volunteer hours for training and camp days
  • Network with other Girl Scout volunteers in your area
  • Learn new skills, try new things, and take part in fun camp traditions!

Complete the interest form or or connect with Camp Director Kathy Drummond at 703-368-5039 or anello1@verizon.net. You’ll be happy you did!

Registration Information

Placement Type: First Come, First Served

Registration Deadline: Monday, June 26, 2023

Register your camper based on their 2022-2023 school year grade.

Want to pay a lower price for camp or guarantee your camper a spot at camp? Click the Volunteer at Camp! dropdown above.

Refund Policy: Refunds will not be available after Monday, May 15, 2023

In the event of a camp cancellation by Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital, you will receive a full refund. If you must unexpectedly cancel your registration for this camp for reasons related to COVID-19, you will receive a full refund regardless of the time of cancellation. 

Teen Leadership Opportunities

Aide Requirements:  Must have completed 7th grade. Prospective aides must contact the Teen Leadership Contact (director, Kathy Drummond) prior to registration, then complete an application form. There is no cost to volunteer as an Aide.

Teen Leadership Program Information: Must attend at least one mandatory training session (dates available in Spring 2023). Aides arrive at camp by 8:30 am and will work with adult volunteers as part of a unit or station team in a leadership role. Girls earn Service to Girl Scouts hours and school service hours.

Teen Leadership Contact: Kathy Drummond at anello1@verizon.net