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 Junior Programs

Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia is pleased to offer the following program opportunities for Girl Scout Juniors ( girls in 4 th and 5 th grades ) for Fall 2013. Events are listed in chronological order.

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  • Ooie Gooie Science Fun Sleepover
    Grades 4-5

    ​Spend the night at camp while making your own slime!  We’ll experiment with lemons to make invisible messages and learn how copper plating works.  We’ll put weight behind air, learn how to purify saltwater and even put a new twist on the name game!  A participation patch is included.

    Date: May 09, 2014 - May 10, 2014
    Time: 6:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $25.00 per girl / $10.00 per adult
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Friday, April 18, 2014

    ​Please use the Individual Girl Registration Form or Troop Program Registration Form available in our Forms section of this website. Mail registrations to GSHG, Attn: Program Registrar, 508 Shartom Drive, Augusta, GA 30907 or email to: programregistrar@gshg.org or fax to 706.774.0045.

  • Junior Flowers
    Grades 4-5
    Date: May 17, 2014
    Time: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: Jackson Eco-Farm; 6561 Jefferson Road, Athens, GA 30607
    Program Fee: $12.00 per girl/adults are free
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Thursday, May 01, 2014

    ​Register through the vendor at wwww.jacksonecofarm.org.

  • Junior Flowers
    Grades 4-5

    ​There is more to flowers than just good looks!  Without them, plants could not make seeds, and scientists think the world would be much drier (and a lot less pretty).  Dig up more flower secrets in this badge! Girls earn and receive the Flowers badge.

    Date: May 17, 2014
    Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: Jackson Eco-Farm; 6561 Jefferson Road, Athens, GA 30607
    Program Fee: $15 per girl/Adults are free.
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Thursday, May 01, 2014

    ​Please register through the vendor at www.jacksoecofarm.org and use this form.

  • Science and Technology Badge Day
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​All work and no play makes life pretty dull… let’s not be dull!  Explore the principles behind science & technology that can lead to work that’s all about play! Brownies will find out what it is like to be a home scientist, while Juniors discover the sound waves in a rington, the light magic that makes movies, and the physics of roller coasters! Grade-level badge included in the cost.

    Date: May 17, 2014
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Location: EDRB Building, Georgia Tech in Savannah; 210 Technology Circle, Savannah, GA 31407
    Program Fee: $5/Girl
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 30, 2014

    ​Please use the Individual Girl Registration Form or Troop Program Registration Form available in our Forms section of this website. Mail registrations to GSHG, Attn: Program Registrar, 508 Shartom Drive, Augusta, GA 30907 or email to: programregistrar@gshg.org or fax to 706.774.0045.

  • S'mores Weekend Core Camp
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Under the Big Top!  Girl Scouts of all ages will experience all camping has to offer with this circus theme!  From canoeing to swimming and archery, we’ll do it all under the big top.  You’ll be able to choose between some circus skills (depending on the girls' age) like juggling, acro dancing, hooping, stage combat, flag spinning, a few magic tricks, knife throwing, hand balancing, clowning and making balloon animals.  And then, we’ll cap off the weekend by having our very own carnival on Saturday night.

    Date: May 30, 2014 - June 01, 2014
    Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 AM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $50 per girl / $25 per adult
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Friday, May 09, 2014

    Please use the Troop Program Registration Form but return it to summercampregistrar@gshg.org.

  • S'mores Weekend Core Camp
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Under the Big Top!  Girl Scouts of all ages will experience all camping has to offer with this circus theme!  From canoeing to swimming and archery, we’ll do it all under the big top.  You’ll be able to choose between some circus skills (depending on the girls' age) like juggling, acro dancing, hooping, stage combat, flag spinning, a few magic tricks, knife throwing, hand balancing, clowning and making balloon animals.  And then, we’ll cap off the weekend by having our very own carnival on Saturday night.

    Date: May 30, 2014 - June 01, 2014
    Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 AM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: $50 per girl / $25 per adult
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Friday, May 09, 2014

    Please use the Troop Program Registration Form but return it to summercampregistrar@gshg.org.

  • S'mores Weekend Core Camp
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Under the Big Top!  Girl Scouts of all ages will experience all camping has to offer with this circus theme!  From canoeing to swimming and archery, we’ll do it all under the big top.  You’ll be able to choose between some circus skills (depending on the girls' age) like juggling, acro dancing, hooping, stage combat, flag spinning, a few magic tricks, knife throwing, hand balancing, clowning and making balloon animals.  And then, we’ll cap off the weekend by having our very own carnival on Saturday night.

    Date: May 30, 2014 - June 01, 2014
    Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 AM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: $50 per girl / $25 per adult
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Friday, May 09, 2014

    Please use the Troop Program Registration Form but return it to summercampregistrar@gshg.org.

  • Color Wars - Session 1 - Camp Concharty
    Grades 4-5

    ​Everyone has a favorite color, right?  Are you willing to fight for it?  While at camp you will be assigned to a team to compete for bragging rights.  With your team you will decide on a team name and color and compete in activities such as a canoe racing as you collect your colors along the way or an archery competition where every balloon popped reveals a color and a point for the owner of the color.  A team wouldn’t be complete without designing a team logo to for the team flag to carry around camp.  After some color themed crafts we’ll round out the stay at camp with our very own “color run” GSHG style

    Date: June 03, 2014 - June 06, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: $140
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Mad Camp Skills - Session 1 - Camp Tanglewood
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Want to learn how to build a fire, cook a meal outside, use a compass, read a map, paddle a canoe… become a survivor!  We’ll take this time to connect with our pioneering spirit and learn how to do it for ourselves.  You’ll also enjoy the thrills of taking on the challenge course, shooting a rifle (Juniors), building a shelter in the woods and so much more.  Give it a try and we’ll give you some skills to lead your family back into the woods and thrive.

    Date: June 03, 2014 - June 06, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $180; Day Camp: $75
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Art University - Session 1 - Camp Tanglewood
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Are you an artist?  If not, do you want to be?  At camp we will explore the fine arts from pottery to jewelry to making our very own stained glass. We’ll learn how to create our very own books and use them to do some nature journaling.  And you’ll get to experiment with different mediums such as charcoal and oil paints.  Brownie program will be slightly modified for age appropriateness.

    Date: June 03, 2014 - June 06, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: Resident: $180; Day: $75
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Color Wars - Session 1 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 4-5

    ​Everyone has a favorite color, right?  Are you willing to fight for it?  While at camp you will be assigned to a team to compete for bragging rights.  With your team you will decide on a team name and color and compete in activities such as a canoe racing as you collect your colors along the way or an archery competition where every balloon popped reveals a color and a point for the owner of the color.  A team wouldn’t be complete without designing a team logo to for the team flag to carry around camp.  After some color themed crafts we’ll round out the stay at camp with our very own “color run” GSHG style!

    Date: June 03, 2014 - June 06, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: Resident: $140; Day: $75
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Horsin' Around - Session 2- Camp Concharty
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Beginner to Intermediate riders
    Camp Concharty has partnered with Good Sheppard Stables (a short van ride from camp) to offer a horsemanship program. This will be our second season with Good Sheppard and their great riding staff.  Each camper will receive one horse ride and one ground lesson daily, Monday through Thursday.  When the girls are not riding there will be horse themed crafts, skits, songs, and swimming.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Let Art Tell the Story - Session 2- Camp Concharty
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Every type of art tells a story, as artists express their feelings and reveal a little about themselves through their art.  During this week campers will design and develop creative art projects.  Campers will work in many forms of art; leather work, pottery, papermaking, jewelry design, singing and songwriting, as well as writing.  Girls will also explore great artists and their famous works of art, as we complete the It’s your Story Tell It Journey.  And since we live our own personal story every day, we will add adventure, comedy, and new friends as we swim, canoe, and sing around the campfire.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $275; Day Camp: $125
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Discover SCUBA - Session 2 - Camp Tanglewood
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​*Campers must be able to swim and pass the deep water Girl Scout swim test.

    Camp staffers will partner with a local dive shop to introduce girls to scuba diving.  Each camper will have a day in the pool with a snorkeling instructor. The next day, the group will travel off camp to an open water area for a true open water snorkeling experience. Then it’s back at camp for one more day in the pool as you learn the basics of Scuba.  When not in the pool our campers will enjoy cooking, arts and crafts, games, and songs. (This is not a certification program but a sampler experience.) High adventure instruction is provided by certified professionals at an introductory level which allows for “no one left behind” progression as a group. Juniors will receive a mortified Scuba instructor experience to meet Girl Scouts Safety Check-Points.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: $325
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Outdoor STEM - Session 2 - Camp Tanglewood
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​You’ll discover the science behind the surrounding nature of the island, use technological gadgets like GPS units to build your own Geocache game, engineer a challenge for your fellow campers and apply your newly honed skills to other great camp activities.  You’ll take a STEM approach to swimming, arts and crafts, challenge course team building and simply enjoying nature while flexing your views of the natural world around you.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: Resident: $275; Day: $125
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Introduction to Horses - Session 2 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Do you love horses?  Have you ever wanted to learn more about them?  Then this session is for you!  Throughout the week we’ll learn about how to properly take care of the horses, what equipment is necessary to ride a horse and safety measures around horses.  A week at camp learning about horses wouldn’t be complete without learning how to properly mount and ride a horse. In addition we’ll have fun in the pool and craft some horse themed crafts. *Note this session is for beginner riders.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Bounce Round at Tennis Camp - Session 2 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Are you the next Serena or Venus Williams?  Do you want to be?  Come explore all CMJ has to offer while learning the basics of Tennis.  We’ll learn all about energy and how our bodies make and use energy.  We’ll also spend time learning about the air that we breathe and why we should work to keep it clean.  By the end of the week we’ll have completed the It’s your planet – love it! journey. Fun crafts, swimming and singing round out this week of fun in the sun.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $275
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Surf & Turf - Session 2- Camp Concharty
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Bring your own bike for a camp water and land adventure!  On the land side, you will learn basic bike safety and maintenance. On the water side, you will receive canoeing instruction, leading up to canoeing on the camp lake.  Canoeing will also include a variety of canoe games… be prepared to get wet.  The group will leave camp for a ride along a riverside scenic byway.  We’ll exchange pedals for paddles, and canoe down the river.  As we go, we’ll keep a keen eye out for wildlife and blue holes.  Besides biking and canoeing, girls will choose from other camp activities such as swimming, archery and the challenge course full of obstacles to test your body and brain.

    Date: June 08, 2014 - June 13, 2014
    Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Junior Product Designer
    Grades 4-5

    ​A product is anything developed by one person for another.  An innovation is an invention that improves people’s lives, like a smartphone or waterproof fabric for a tent.  Some innovations are entirely new, and some take a product theat already exists and makes it better.   In this badge, you’ll come up with an innovative product!

    Date: June 14, 2014
    Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: Jackson Eco-Farm; 6561 Jefferson Road, Athens, GA 30607
    Program Fee: $15 per girl/Adults are free.
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Thursday, May 01, 2014

    ​Please register through the vendor at www.jacksoecofarm.org and use this form.

  • Horsin' Around - Session 3- Camp Concharty
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Beginner to Intermediate riders
    Camp Concharty has partnered with Good Sheppard Stables (a short van ride from camp) to offer a horsemanship program. This will be our second season with Good Sheppard and their great riding staff.  Each camper will receive one horse ride and one ground lesson daily, Monday through Thursday.  When the girls are not riding there will be horse themed crafts, skits, songs, and swimming.

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Strings Attached - Session 3- Camp Concharty
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Are you all tied up in knots?  From the human knot to twister, macramé to crochet, we’ll spend the week exploring the fine art of yarn and string crafts and why it’s important to know how to tie different types of knots.  We’ll learn how to make a recycled rug and design a unique string art creation. With choices from yarn dolls to learning how to weave plastic canvas you’re sure to find something you’ll enjoy.  You just might even find a new hobby.  In addition we’ll spend time in the pool, learning archery and canoeing and celebrate our creations with an art show.

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $275; Day Camp: $125
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Rough Surf & Rough Turf - Session 3- Camp Concharty
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Are you woman enough for “Rough Surf” (white water rafting) and “Rough Turf” (mountain biking)?  Bring your own mountain bike to camp and learn the ups and downs of mountain biking. (No thin wheel bikes, helps if you have gears but not required. No training wheels.)  You will train all week to build up your skills for the white water rafting trip.  This week will challenge campers physically but promises to be an adventure not soon forgotten.  The end of the week trip will begin with an 8+mile morning bike ride along the Chattahoochee river.  After lunch we will shoot the Hooch on a class 3 white water course.  Besides biking and canoeing, girls will choose from other camp activities such as swimming, archery and the low challenge course. 

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Concharty
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.
  • Mad Camp Skills - Session 3 - Camp Tanglewood
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Want to learn how to build a fire, cook a meal outside, use a compass, read a map, paddle a canoe… become a survivor!  We’ll take this time to connect with our pioneering spirit and learn how to do it for ourselves.  You’ll also enjoy the thrills of taking on the climbing wall, shooting a rifle, trying you hand at archery and so much more.  Give it a try and we’ll give you some skills to lead your family back into the woods and thrive.

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: Resident: $275; Day: $125
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Art University - Session 3 - Camp Tanglewood
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Are you an artist?  If not, do you want to be?  At camp we will explore the fine arts from pottery to jewelry to making our very own stained glass. We’ll learn how to create our very own books and use them to do some nature journaling.  And you’ll get to experiment with different mediums such as charcoal and oil paints.

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Tanglewood in Augusta
    Program Fee: Resident: $180; Day: $75
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Introduction to Horses - Session 3 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Do you love horses?  Have you ever wanted to learn more about them?  Then this session is for you!  We’ll learn about how to properly take care of the horses, what equipment is used and how to work safely around them.  Of course we’ll also learn how to properly mount, ride, dismount and emergency dismount a horse. In addition we’ll have fun in the pool and craft some horse themed crafts. *Note this session is for beginner riders.

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Art University - Session 3 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    Are you an artist?  If not, do you want to be?  At camp we will explore the fine arts from pottery to jewelry to making our very own stained glass. We’ll learn how to create our very own books and use them to do some nature journaling.  After using the nature of CMJ we will experiment with different mediums such as charcoal and oil paints. For the Cadettes we will even paint our very own masterpieces on canvas for all to see in the art gallery show on Friday. ​

    Date: June 15, 2014 - June 20, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: Resident: $275; Day: $125
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Introduction to Horses - Session 4 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Do you love horses?  Have you ever wanted to learn more about them?  Then this session is for you!  Throughout the week we’ll learn about how to properly take care of the horses, what equipment is necessary to ride a horse and safety measures around horses.  A week at camp learning about horses wouldn’t be complete without learning how to properly mount and ride a horse. In addition we’ll have fun in the pool and craft some horse themed crafts. *Note this session is for beginner riders.

    Date: June 22, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $375
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Strings Attached - Session 4 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    Are you all tied up in knots?  From the human knot to twister, macramé to crochet, we’ll spend the week exploring the fine art of yarn crafts and why it’s important to know how to tie different types of knots.  We’ll learn how to make a recycled rug and design a unique string art creation. You will have choices from yarn dolls to learning how to weave plastic canvas you’re sure to find something you’ll enjoy.  You just might even find a new hobby!  In addition we’ll spend time in the pool, learning archery and canoeing. On Friday we will celebrate our creations with an art show.​

    Date: June 22, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: Resident: $275; Day: $125
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Discover Scuba* - Session 4B- Camp Low
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Camp staffers will partner with a local dive shop to introduce girls to scuba diving. Each camper will have a day in the pool with a snorkeling instructor. The next day, the group will travel off camp to an open water area for a true open water snorkeling experience. Then it’s back at camp for one more day in the pool as you learn the basics of Scuba. When not in the pool our campers will enjoy cooking, arts and crafts, games, and songs. (This is not a certification program but a sampler experience.) High adventure instruction is provided by certified professionals at an introductory level which allows for “no one left behind” progression as a group. Juniors will receive a modified Scuba instructor experience to meet Girl Scout Safety Activity Check-Points.

    Date: June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Low
    Program Fee: $300
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Outdoor STEM - Session 4B- Camp Low
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​You’ll discover the science behind the surrounding nature of the island, use technological gadgets like GPS units to build your own Geocache game, engineer a challenge for your fellow campers and apply your newly honed skills to other great camp activities.  You’ll take a STEM approach to swimming, arts and crafts, challenge course team building and simply enjoying nature while flexing your views of the natural world around you.

    Date: June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Low
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $230; Day Camp: $100
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Mad Camp Skills - Session 4B- Camp Low
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Want to learn how to build a fire, cook a meal outside, use a compass, read a map, paddle a canoe… become a survivor? We’ll take this time to connect with our pioneering spirit and learn how to do it for ourselves. Juniors will take on the climbing wall; shoot a rifle, take aim at archery and more. Brownies will experience the challenge course; build a shelter in the woods, swimming, nature stocking and fire building. Give it a try and we’ll give you some skills to lead your family back into the woods and thrive.

    Date: June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Low
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $230; Day Camp: $100
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Surf & Turf - Session 4A - Camp Okitayakani
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Bring your own bike for a camp water and land adventure!  On the land side, you will learn basic bike safety and maintenance. On the water side, you will receive canoeing instruction, leading up to canoeing on the camp lake. Canoeing will also include a variety of canoe games… be prepared to get wet. The group will leave camp for a ride along a riverside scenic byway. We’ll exchange pedals for paddles, and canoe down the river. As we go, we’ll keep a keen eye out for wildlife and blue holes. Besides biking and canoeing, girls will choose from other camp activities such as swimming, archery and the challenge course full of obstacles to test your body and brain.

    Date: June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Okitayakani
    Program Fee: $330
    Minimum:
    Maximum:
    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Let Art Tell the Story - Session 4A- Camp Okitayakani
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Every type of art tells a story, as artists express their feelings and reveal a little about themselves through their art.  During this week campers will design and develop creative art projects.  Campers will work in many forms of art; leather work, pottery, papermaking, jewelry design, singing and songwriting, as well as writing.  Girls will also explore great artists and their famous works of art, as we complete the It’s your Story Tell It Journey.  And since we live our own personal story every day, we will add adventure, comedy, and new friends as we swim, canoe, and sing around the campfire.

    Date: June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014
    Time: 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Okitayakani
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $230; Day Camp: $100
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    ​Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • S'mores Weekend Core Camp
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Under the Big Top!  Girl Scouts of all ages will experience all camping has to offer with this circus theme!  From canoeing to swimming and archery, we’ll do it all under the big top.  You’ll be able to choose between some circus skills (depending on the girls' age) like juggling, acro dancing, hooping, stage combat, flag spinning, a few magic tricks, knife throwing, hand balancing, clowning and making balloon animals.  And then, we’ll cap off the weekend by having our very own carnival on Saturday night.

    Date: June 27, 2014 - June 29, 2014
    Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 AM
    Location: Camp Okitayakani in Cuthbert
    Program Fee: $50 per girl / $25 per adult
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    Registration Deadline: Friday, May 09, 2014

    ​​Please use the Individual Girl Registration Form or Troop Program Registration Form available in our Forms section of this website. Mail registrations to GSHG, Attn: Program Registrar, 508 Shartom Drive, Augusta, GA 30907 or email to: programregistrar@gshg.org or fax to 706.774.0045.

  • S'mores Weekend Core Camp
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Under the Big Top!  Girl Scouts of all ages will experience all camping has to offer with this circus theme!  From canoeing to swimming and archery, we’ll do it all under the big top.  You’ll be able to choose between some circus skills (depending on the girls' age) like juggling, acro dancing, hooping, stage combat, flag spinning, a few magic tricks, knife throwing, hand balancing, clowning and making balloon animals.  And then, we’ll cap off the weekend by having our very own carnival on Saturday night.

    Date: June 27, 2014 - June 29, 2014
    Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 AM
    Location: Camp Low in Savannah
    Program Fee: $50 per girl / $25 per adult
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Friday, May 09, 2014

    ​Please use the Individual Girl Registration Form or Troop Program Registration Form available in our Forms section of this website. Mail registrations to GSHG, Attn: Program Registrar, 508 Shartom Drive, Augusta, GA 30907 or email to: programregistrar@gshg.org or fax to 706.774.0045.

  • Art University - Session 5 - Camp Low
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Are you an artist?  If not, do you want to be?  At camp we will explore the fine arts from pottery to jewelry to making our very own stained glass. We’ll learn how to create our very own books and use them to do some nature journaling.  And you’ll get to experiment with different mediums such as charcoal and oil paints.  Brownies’ art medium will be matched to their age and abilities.

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Low
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $180; Day Camp: $75
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Game up for the 4th of July - Session 5 - Camp Low
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Some families spend the 4th of July Holiday at a family picnic or cook out.  Some spend it at the beach. But wherever your family plans to spend the holiday, be ready to teach and lead them in a variety of fun outdoor games and activities, and make this year’s 4th of July the best ever! Come to camp and master skills in bocce ball, croquet, horseshoes, corn hole, and many more.  This mini week will be one big camp party!  In true camp fashion we’ll offer swimming, canoeing and archery (Daisy and Brownie Girl Scouts will have alternative activities to these last two.).  Lastly we’ll wrap up the session with a Fourth of July style picnic lunch on Wednesday afternoon.

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Low
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $180; Day Camp: $75
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Game up for the 4th of July - Session 5 - Camp Okitayakani
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Some families spend the 4th of July Holiday at a family picnic or cook out.  Some spend it at the beach. But where ever your family plans to spend the holiday, be ready to teach and lead them in a variety of fun outdoor games and activities, and make this year’s 4th of July the best ever!  Come to camp and master skills in bocce ball, croquet, horseshoes, corn hole, and many more.  This mini week will be one big camp party!  In true camp fashion we’ll offer swimming, canoeing and archery (Daisy and Brownie Girl Scouts will have alternative activities to these last two.). Lastly we’ll wrap up the session with a Fourth of July style picnic lunch on Wednesday afternoon.

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Okitayakani
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $180; Day Camp: $100
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    ​Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Strings Attached - Seesion 5- Camp Okitayakani
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Are you all tied up in knots?  From the human knot to twister, macramé to crochet, we’ll spend the week exploring the fine art of yarn and string crafts and why it’s important to know how to tie different types of knots.  We’ll learn how to make a recycled rug and design a unique string art creation. With choices from yarn dolls to learning how to weave plastic canvas you’re sure to find something you’ll enjoy. You just might even find a new hobby. In addition we’ll spend time in the pool, learning archery and canoeing and celebrate our creations with an art show.

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Okitayakani
    Program Fee: Resident Camp: $180; Day Camp: $100
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    ​Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Game up for the 4th of July - Session 5 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5

    ​Some families spend the 4th of July Holiday at a family picnic or cook out.  Some spend the Fourth at the beach.  But where ever your family plans to spend the holiday, be ready to teach and lead them in a variety of fun outdoor games and activities, and make this year’s 4th of July the best ever!  Come to camp and master skills in bocce ball, croquet, horseshoes, corn hole, and many more.  This mini week will be one big camp party!  In true camp fashion we’ll offer swimming, canoeing and archery.  Lastly we’ll wrap up the session with a Fourth of July style picnic lunch on Wednesday afternoon.

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: Resident: $180; Day: $75
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Duct Tape Engineering - Session 5 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    Have you ever seen all those rows of duct tape in the store and wondered what you could do with it all?  Or are you already an expert in duct tape masterpieces? Come to CMJ where we will explore all the possibilities of duct tape from its original purpose in World War II to the present day of making flowers and purses.  After learning some basic engineering principles and techniques we’ll put it to use to craft our very own designs. You could design a brand new invention or repurpose an existing one.  The possibilities are endless!​

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: Resident: $180; Day: $75
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Discover Scuba* - Session 5- Camp Okitayakani
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12

    ​Camp staffers will partner with a local dive shop to introduce girls to scuba diving.  Each camper will have a day in the pool with a snorkeling instructor. The next day, the group will travel off camp to an open water area for a true open water snorkeling experience. Then it’s back at camp for one more day in the pool as you learn the basics of Scuba.  When not in the pool our campers will enjoy cooking, arts and crafts, games, and songs.

    Date: June 29, 2014 - July 02, 2014
    Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location: Camp Okitayakani
    Program Fee: $280
    Minimum:
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014

    ​Please complete the Summer Camp Registration Form and send it and your payment to: summercampregistrar@gshg.org. or mail it to: Summer Camp Registrar, 1344 13th Ave., Columbus, GA  31901.

  • Introduction to Horses - Session 6 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Do you love horses?  Have you ever wanted to learn more about them?  Then this session is for you!  Throughout the week we’ll learn about how to properly take care of the horses, what equipment is necessary to ride a horse and safety measures around horses.  A week at camp learning about horses wouldn’t be complete without learning how to properly mount and ride a horse. In addition we’ll have fun in the pool and craft some horse themed crafts. *Note this session is for beginner riders.

    Date: July 06, 2014 - July 11, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: camp
    Program Fee: $375
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Night Sparklers - Session 6 - Camp Martha Johnston
    Grades 4-5Grades 6-8

    ​Is your time to shine at night?  This week we’ll stay up late going on night hikes, night swims and make glow in the dark crafts.  In the process we’ll learn about nocturnal animals, constellations and if we’re lucky we just might see a Winkle Fairy or two!  Then we’ll have lazy mornings swimming and practicing archery so that we can do glow in the dark archery later in the week.  It’s all of your favorite camp activities, just a little later in the day!

    Date: July 06, 2014 - July 11, 2014
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: Camp Martha Johnston in Lizella
    Program Fee: $275
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    Registration Deadline: Monday, May 05, 2014
  • Junior Animal Habitats
    Grades 4-5

    ​Many animals live in the wild, so we don’t get to spend time with them in their natural homes – their habitats. But that doesn’t mean we can’t find out more about where they live, how they play, and how we can help them.

    Date: July 12, 2014
    Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: Jackson Eco-Farm; 6561 Jefferson Road, Athens, GA 30607
    Program Fee: $15 per girl/Adults are free.
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    Registration Deadline: Sunday, June 01, 2014

    ​Please register through the vendor at www.jacksoecofarm.org and use this form.

  • Nutcracker: A Christmas Tradition
    Grades K-1Grades 2-3Grades 4-5Grades 6-8Grades 9-10Grades 11-12Adults
    Date: December 10, 2014
    Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Location: The Grand Opera House in Macon
    Program Fee: $10 per girl (One free adult ticket with every eight scouts in the same troop. Each additional adult ticket is $20.)
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    Registration Deadline: Friday, November 28, 2014

    ​Please download this form and return it to Nutcracker of Middle GA, Inc.