[This post originally appeared on gswnyblog.com] Camping has always been a tradition in Girl Scouts, but it was never just about getting outside. We're believe in the importance of connecting with nature in a girl-led setting, which makes this summer's camp theme all the more relevant. In an increasingly digital world, we're celebrating the simplicity … Continue reading Give her the gift of camp memories she’ll never forget
This post originally appeared on gswnyblog.com Two weeks ago, we wrapped up another amazing summer at Girl Scout camp. Our three camps, Camp Timbercrest, Camp Seven Hills, and Camp Piperwood, plus our volunteer-run Camp Windy Meadows, were filled with excited campers and great programming. More than 2,500 girls from around council attended Girl Scout camp … Continue reading Thank you for another great year of the #GirlScoutCampLife
[This post originally appeared on gswnyblog.com] GSWNY is excited to be participating in the national Girl Scouts Love State Parks event, July 13 to 14! This weekend long event has the goal of getting every Girl Scout outdoors and into a state park. GSWNY will have events at 4 locations across council but Girl Scouts will be … Continue reading Join us for an epic State Parks adventure July 13 & 14!
[This post originally appeared on GirlScouts.org] Summer is when some of the most fun childhood memories are made, but did you know that it’s also an awesome opportunity for your girl to grow, learn, and become her best self? Here are seven amazing benefits your girl will get from her summer camp experience. 1. She’ll make … Continue reading 7 Ways Summer Camp Brings Out Her Best
When you register your girl for camp, you also have the option of ordering a camp care package! This is a great way to make her time at camp even more special. All you need to do when ordering is include her name, which camp she's attending, and her session and/or program. With this information, … Continue reading Send your camper a resident camp care package!
Summer camp is just around the corner and we wanted to remind you about some really cool programs that are taking place this summer. So don’t delay, sign up now and reserve your spot for the hottest place in town, Girl Scouts summer camp! Register for Camp Wizard Camp (for girls in grades 4-6 in … Continue reading 2019 Camp Timbercrest Program Spotlight – June 3, 2019
One of our favorite annual events is Skills and Chills at Camp Seven Hills. Girls from around council gather the last weekend in September to compete in camp survival skills, including knot-tying, log sawing, canoeing, fire building, orienteering, and tent-pitching. Before Skills and Chills, girls can learn these skills at Ready Set Camp in the … Continue reading 2019 Ready Set Camp at Camp Timbercrest
Greetings, Every year, donors like you provide the opportunity for our girls to go to camp. Thank you for your past support! All this and more await the girls at camp this summer: Right now, campers here in your community are crossing their fingers and hoping they can go to camp this summer. Will you … Continue reading Help send a girl to camp this summer
Make it a family affair at Camp Timbercrest this July! During your day, you can enjoy swimming, boating, horse riding, arts and crafts, archery, and leisurely walks. Then you can spend the evening around the campfire toasting marshmallows and chatting with family and friends. The possibilities are endless. Our Camp Timbercrest Family Camp Weekend is … Continue reading You’re invited to our Family Camp Weekend!
Summer camp is just around the corner and we wanted to remind you about some really cool programs that are taking place this summer. So don’t delay, sign up now and reserve your spot for the hottest place in town, Girl Scouts summer camp! Register for Camp Wizard Camp (for girls in grades 4-6 in … Continue reading 2019 Camp Timbercrest Program Spotlight – May 10, 2019