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
7 Ways Summer Camp Brings Out Her Best
[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
Taste of Camp at Camp Timbercrest is THIS Saturday, May 11, 2019
Taste of Camp is a great way to see our grounds, meet our staff, and ask your questions about summer camp. Plus, attending means you’re entered into a drawing for a free week of camp! For those interested in resident camp, our final Taste of Camp event is happening at Camp Timbercrest this Saturday, May … Continue reading Taste of Camp at Camp Timbercrest is THIS Saturday, May 11, 2019
2019 Session 5 Programs at Camp Timbercrest
Today we’re covering our final week of camp, happening Sunday, August 4, to Friday, August 9. Registration for our final session closes July 22, 2019. For more programs, visit our Resident Camp Guide on our website. Girls in Grades 4-6 in Fall 2019 Razzle, Dazzle, and Sculpt: What is—or isn't—considered "art?" What do you consider art? Work … Continue reading 2019 Session 5 Programs at Camp Timbercrest
Be a CIT/Riding Instructor this summer at Camp Timbercrest
If you're interested in teaching riding at the camp level, this program is for you! This is a special training program for girls who are 15-17 years old. It covers the first four sessions of camp (July 7 to August 2) and registration closes June 1, 2019. Concentration will include extended riding and teaching skill … Continue reading Be a CIT/Riding Instructor this summer at Camp Timbercrest
2019 Camp Timbercrest Program Spotlight – April 19, 2019
Summer camp is just around the corner and we wanted to remind you about some really cool programs that are taking place this summer. Reserve you spot for the hottest place in town, Girl Scouts Summer Camp! Register for Camp Wizard Camp (for girls in grades 4-6 in fall of 2019) Welcome to a week … Continue reading 2019 Camp Timbercrest Program Spotlight – April 19, 2019
Happy Girl Scout Camp Week!
We are officially under three months until our day and resident camps start, but today is another important milestone - it's the start of Girl Scout Camp Week! This week, we're celebrating Girl Scouts as groundbreakers, big thinkers, and role models in the great outdoors, and we want you to join in the fun! Celebrate … Continue reading Happy Girl Scout Camp Week!
Camp Memories: Aurora Borealis
[This post originally appeared on Camp Seven Hills News] A few weeks ago, the aurora borealis, also known as the Northern Lights, prepared to make an appearance in the Western New York area. Caused by a geomagnetic storm, meteorologists explain that it's a coronal mass ejection, or "a large cloud of charged particles from the … Continue reading Camp Memories: Aurora Borealis
Try Troop Camp Adventure this summer at Camp Timbercrest!
Summer Camp (and camping in general) at Girl Scouts of Western New York is much bigger than your standard day and resident camps. Through different options, like specialty programs camping and service unit day camps, we can provide more opportunities for our girls and leaders to experience the great outdoors. At Camp Timbercrest, we offer … Continue reading Try Troop Camp Adventure this summer at Camp Timbercrest!
Session 3 Programs at Camp Timbercrest
This week we’re reviewing our Session 3 programs at Camp Timbercrest, happening Sunday, July 21, to Friday, July 26. Registration for our third session closes July 8, 2019. For more programs, visit our Resident Camp Guide on our website. Girls in Grades 1-3 in Fall 2019 Ready, Set, Go Camping Mini Session - Girls, this is your … Continue reading Session 3 Programs at Camp Timbercrest