because we can't mail everyone
a save the date
We let you know as soon as we can when new programs are confirmed (we put them here --> Program Calendar), but when we're not quite there yet, we try to tell you what's in the works:
Here is your virtual save the date:
Cookie University | January 11, 2014
Join Girl Scouts of Citrus
for the 2nd Annual Cookie University! Girl Scouts will
kick off the 2013 cookie season with interactive workshops and hands-on
activities to help your sales! Workshops are created for divided for grade
levels and will teach girls important skills like setting goals, improving your
cookie sale marketing, and money management.
Each girl participant will
receive an event patch, snack, business kit, and graduation certificate. Every
adult participant will receive a snack and an event patch.
thinking day at mkw | February 22, 2014
Join Girl Scouts around Central Florida as they recognize and celebrate their sister Girl Scouts around the World. February 22nd is World Thinking Day
and Girl Scouts of Citrus is planning a celebration at Mah Kah Wee Program
Center to learn about, celebrate with and recognize Girl Scouts from all over
elements girl leadership | march 8-9, 2014
Girl Scouts of Citrus Council wants
to help girls Discover, Connect and Take Action while developing their inner
leadership. By participating in our leadership development courses, girls will
be able to develop and build on a variety of skills, activities, training and
hands on experience. Girls will learn how to become the Leaders of Today while
creating a new path for Girls of Tomorrow.
Cadette Program Aide
Prereq: Must be currently enrolled in 6th - 8th grade and have a completed LIA Award
Counselor in Training I
Prereq: Must be currently enrolled in 9th - 12th grade
Counselor in Training II
Prereq: Must be currently enrolled in 12th grade and have completed CIT I
Volunteer in Training
Prereq: Must be currently enrolled in 9th - 12th grade to take this training, however, when fulfilling the requirements you must have completed 9th grade
girl scout showcase | march 22, 2014
Hey America! Girl Scouts have Talent! Everyone
is invited to this special evening where the winners from the County Wide
Talent Shows will showcase their amazing talent. Bring the whole family and enjoy this event
where we celebrate the talents of girls
in our council area!
mom & me fairy day at riverpoint | MARCH 22, 2014
This is a very special day for all
of our Daisy and Brownie Girl Scouts and their moms. Take an
Enchanted Walkabout as you explore nature and discover where water fairies and
other magical creatures may live. You will also learn about the natural magic
and beauty that surrounds us every day.
Walk through the camp trails and see if you can spot some mystical
creatures and waving trees. Come dressed as your favorite fairy; make a fairy
crown and other fun crafts. This program is designed to help girls understand
nature appreciation, earth awareness and to have fun using their imagination.
dad & ME campout at mkw | MARCH 28-30, 2014
Do you love the outdoors? What about tent
camping under the stars? Then come on down to Mah-Kah-Wee with your favorite
guy, set up your own tent and have fun! This is a Dad and me camp out; all Dads
will be sleeping with their daughters in their own tent. Come on down to the
Day Site and have a great time enjoying some of the fun activities we offer at
camp. All Dads will need to have a completed and approved volunteer application
and consent form on file. This event is open to Junior Girl Scouts and above.
weekend get away | april 11-13, 2014
Girl Scouts of Citrus is
whisking you off to the beautiful Riverpoint Program Resort for a weekend full of sunshine,
relaxation, and fun! Enjoy exciting workshops and have fun with your new friends! Workshop selections will be out soon. This event is open to girls in 9th through 12th grades.
mom 'n me paddle down the creek | APRIL 25-27, 2014
Spend the day canoeing down Sykes Creek exploring nature and having fun, stop for lunch at Kiwanis Island and then return back to Rive point. This day event will require everyone to go over paddling techniques, planning and taking a swim test. This event is for Cadette Girl Scouts and above.
mom and me daisy campout | may 3-4, 2014
This is a very special weekend for
all of our Kindergarten and 1st grade Daisies and their moms to come
out to Mah Kah Wee Program Center and
spend time together! There will be many exciting activities along with special
Mom and Me time during this single-night event. Sleeping accommodationss will be in cabins.
in her honor | MAY 17, 2014
Please join us as we honor the 2013-14 Gold
Award Recipients. The ceremony will be a time to acknowledge the Girl Scout
Seniors and Girl Scout Ambassadors and hear all about their amazing projects
and the work they did to change the world.. We will also honor a Young Woman of
Distinction. All family and friends are welcomed to attend.
spring family day | MAY 17, 2014
Come help get Camp Mah-Kah-Wee ready for another TERRIFIC year of Resident Camp, Troop Camping, and Camporees! Earn Service Hours too! Open to families, volunteers, troops, and community partners!