Volunteer Events

traditions, training, and a lot of fun
wrapped into every single one


The history of Girl Scouting includes being girl-led a volunteer-supported. Our busy volunteers make time to come together, celebrate, learn, and always improve their leadership practices to provide the best possible experience for girls. 

These annual events are part of the Girl Scout tradition at Citrus Council, but also take a look at the Citrus Program Calendar for a complete list of activities available to both girls and adults. 


Annual Business Meeting

All adult members and Girl Scouts age 14 and up are welcome to attend the GSCC Annual Business Meeting.  In attendance are;  Association Delegates/Alternates, Board of Directors and Board Development Committee members, nominees for the Board, board Development Committee and National Delegates.  In order to conduct business, a quorum must be reached.  

GSCC Annual business Meeting Event is held each year the last Saturday in January and rotates to each of our six counties.   This year’s meeting will be in Volusia County, save the date for Saturday, January 25, 2014.

 

Volunteer Recognitions Event

When volunteers in Girl Scouting serves with unusual distinction, special thanks is appropriate.  Recognizing efforts with a formal award is a tangible way to acknowledge unique and outstanding service.  

Volunteer Recognitions Event is held each year the last Saturday in January and rotates to each of our six counties.   This year’s event will be in Volusia County, save the date for Saturday, January 25, 2014.

 

Alumnae Reunion

The Alumnae Reunion Weekend is for adults that have been a Girl Scout previously, former staff members or a currently a registered adult that would you like to recapture the fun, the memories from earlier  years and have new Girl Scout experiences? Then join us to renew past friendships and make new ones while enjoying workshops, camp activities, singing around the campfire and s’mores. During the weekend we will also take time to do some service projects around camp.  

 

Volunteer Retreat Weekend

The Volunteer Retreat Weekend is a weekend of fun, fellowship, learning new skills and making new friends.  You will have the opportunity to enjoy fabulous seminars and workshops while also getting the chance to network with volunteers from all over.  

Any volunteer with Girl Scouts is welcome to attend this annual event which is held at our beautiful 250 acres camp ground called Mah-Kah-Wee Program Center located in Chuluota.  The date for this event is April 4 - 6, 2014. Save the date on your calendar now and watch for more information to come out later in the year.

T-Shirt Design Contest
Create your own design for this year's 'Amazing Race' Citrus Style T-Shirt Design Contest! Entries should be hand-drawn (not computer-generated), fit on an 8.5x11 size paper, and include the text: Volunteer Retreat Weekend 2014. Download the complete rules and submission form to enter before October 24, 2013.

 

Service Team Conference

Girl Scouting wouldn’t happen if it weren’t for dedicated volunteers.  Some volunteers chose to take on administrative roles in their service area.  Those volunteers are called the service unit team members.  The Service Team Conference is where service unit team members received their position training and/or attend other enrichment workshops.  This conference is an annual event scheduled for the first Saturday in August.  Registration information will be posted once it is available.

  

4ME Enrichment Event

A 4ME Enrichment Event is for any volunteer with Girl Scouts to enjoy a day of fellowship, fun, learning new skills and making new friends. Workshops vary from SWAPs to Ductogomy and Holiday Extravaganza to Tye Dye T-shirts. These events are held in various locations throughout the council’s jurisdiction. Registration information is posted once it is available.