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GSNC Program Spotlight

 

Program Spotlight

 

Program Spotlight provides the most up-to-date information on program opportunities at Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Click on the event that interests you for more information. You can also sign up for or read our current Program Newsletter to keep informed of all upcoming programs and events.

 

 

See other Possibilities Council-run for programs for your girls.

 

 

 

Gold Award Mix & Mingle 

Come meet Sister Girl Scouts who were also approved and are working on their projects.
It will be an evening where you can hear what others are doing, ask questions, share
your successes, meet with mentors, and know you are not alone in “Going for Gold”.

WHEN: Thursday, July 9, 2015
TIME: 7:00-8:30pm
PLACE: GSNC Service Center, 110 Ring Road West, Garden City, New York 11530
COST: FREE

QUESTIONS: Patte Conway 516.741.2550 ext.219 conwayp@gsnc.org

IMPORTANT: There will be dessert and a door prize!

REGISTER: Mix and Mingle July>>

 

 

 

 

 

New York Mets Girl Scout Day

Girl Scout Day at Citi Field PatchCelebrate with the Girl Scouts as the Mets take on the Miami Marlins! Sit with fellow troop members, family, and friends in select areas and take advantage of the special savings through this online offer! Order includes a special New York Mets Scout Patch for everyone in the group! Be sure to stay for the Spectacular Postgame Fireworks Display!

DATE: Saturday, April 18, 2015
TIME: 7:10pm
REGISTER: Purchase your New York Mets Girl Scout Day Tickets>>

 

Theatri-gals Presents Behind The Curtain and Starlight Academy for the Talented (and sassy) 

Girl Scouts on stage!!

Theatri-gals! presents

Behind the Curtain AND Starlight Academy: For the talented (and sassy)

The GSNC Theatri-gals present two original plays which explore the themes of respect, friendship, bullying, sibling and family rivalry, social classes and the importance of accepting others’ differences. The Theatri-gals plays tie in nicely with the It's Your Story –Tell It! Girl Scout Leadership Journey series.

Theatri-gals is GSNC’s theater series program consisting of Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes who come together to devise an original play based around themes that they choose together.

The 2014-2015 season marks Theatri-gals’ 6th year.

Behind the Curtain

WHO: All Levels (with appropriate adult coverage)
DATE: Friday, April 24, 2015
TIME: 6:00 PM

Starlight Academy: For the talented (and sassy)

WHO: All Levels (with appropriate adult coverage)
DATE: Friday, May 1, 2015
TIME: 6:30 PM

WHERE: Rust Auditorium @ North Shore Community Hospital, 300 Community Drive, Manhasset, NY 11030

COST: $7 per ticket if purchased in advance; $8 at door

QUESTIONS: Melanie Trainor-Gomez, Director of Theatri-Gals (516) 741-2550, ext. 268 or via e-mail at TrainorM@gsnc.org

Click here for the ticket flyer>>

 

REGISTERBehind the Curtain>>

                   Starlight Academy>>

 

 

SAINT JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL SPRING FLING

Jump into Spring with the staff of Saint Joseph's Hospital! Participate in a teddy bear clinic to learn patient care, tour ambulances and fire trucks with the experts, enjoy all kinds of carnival activities and treats! There is something in store for parents too, as local vendors will be selling their wares!

WHO: Daisy, Brownie
DATE: Saturday, May 2, 2015 (rain or shine)
TIME: (2 sessions/150 girls per session)
Session One: 10am -noon
Session Two: 12:30-2:30pm
PLACE: Saint Joseph’s Hospital, 4295 Hempstead Turnpike, Bethpage, NY 11714
(Rear parking lot of the hospital)

COST: $10 per girl includes lunch, patch and a teddy bear

QUESTIONS: Liz Schwind at 516.520.2801

REGISTER: Saint Joseph’s Spring Fling Session One 10am-noon>>

                  Saint Joseph’s Spring Fling Session Two 12:30 - 2:30>>

 

Tagalongs are welcome. Please pay at the door.

 

 

Girlz Talk

Back for its third exciting year, Girlz Talk is a conference for girls from various diverse communities across
Long Island. Join us for a day of dynamic keynote speakers, musical performances, an engaging "Girlz Talk" Town Hall, as well as age-appropriate interactive workshops and relevant workshops for mothers, mentors and teachers. The conference is designed to educate and empower young ladies ages 11 and up.

Featured Topics Include: Self Esteem, Anti-Bullying and Cyber-Safety, College Preparedness, Decision Making, Healthy/Unhealthy Relationships, Fashion Shows and more....

WHO: Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
DATE: Saturday, May 9, 2015
TIME:  8:00am – 4:30pm
PLACE: Hofstra University, 1000 Hempstead Turnpike (North Campus), Uniondale, New York
COST: $25

QUESTIONS: Contact Yari DeLeon at deleony@gsnc.org or Jan Figueira at figueiraj@gsnc.org

REGISTER: Girlz Talk>>

 

Long Beach Tennis Center Girl Scout Camp! 

Long Beach Tennis Center in conjunction with Girl Scouts of Nassau County is offering a half day tennis and multi-sport camp. Camp includes: tennis lessons and multi sport activities, Swaps, badge work, crafts, science and more.

WHO: Daisy, Brownie Juniors
DATE: June 29th - July 3rd
TIME: 9:00am – 12:00pm
PLACE: Long Beach Tennis Center, 899 Monroe Blvd, Long Beach, New York 11561
COST: $155 for the week: $40 daily rate

QUESTIONS: Dory at Dory@longbeachtenniscenter.com or 516.432.6060

REGISTER: Long Beach Tennis Week>>

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Daily July 1st>>

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IMPORTANT: Please wear comfortable clothing and sneakers, no tennis experience necessary.

View Flyer: girl scout early summer camp>>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Big Apple Circus  

The Tilles Center is offering a special deal to Girl Scouts Troops! Tickets for $20 for performances on July 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th! Concierge Service, Complimentary Patches, Priority Seating and No Handling Fee.

View The flyer for more details

To purchase tickets visit TillesCenter.org/groups or call 516.299.3100

 

 

Summer Adventures Troop Camping

 

This program provides an opportunity for troops to camp during the summer months and take advantage of the activities offered at summer camp; including swimming, boating, nature, arts & crafts, campfires and more. Troops need only to have one adult per each 8 girls to attend - no training required.

Limited number of participants per program, most accommodations will be in a tent unit, 4 girls to a tent, limited dormitory style indoor space available where noted on the schedule. All meals will be served in the Dining Hall. Troops responsible for their own transportation.

Click here to learn more

 

 

Parent/Child Overnights

If you and your daughter(s) cherish quality time together, this is the perfect opportunity for you. At the Parent/Child Overnight, you may choose to take part in a variety of planned activities, enjoy a local attraction or just relax and enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings of East Hampton. Bring along your lunch for Saturday. Dinner, evening snack and Sunday breakfast will be served in the Dining Hall.

The event can accommodate up to 200 people in platform tents. Limited indoor space (dormitory style Troop Houses) available upon request.

WHO: All registered GSNC girls with parent/guardian

WHEN:

WHERE: Camp Blue Bay, East Hampton, NY 11937

COST: $30 per person.

QUESTIONS: Laura Bissett-Carr, Manager, Program & Outdoor Services at Camp Blue Bay

BissettL@gsnc.org or 631-604-2201

Click for registration form

 

 

Netiquette Badge for Girl Scout Cadettes

 

Netiquette BadgeFor Cadettes who are working on the Netiquette badge, Cablevision's Power To Learn can help you to accomplish some of the requirements through their online resources, which have been specifically chosen to help you learn how to make - and keep- your online world a positive place.

Visit Cablevision's Power to Learn Website>>

 

 

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE:

 

Healthy LivingAny programs that feature the Healthy Living Initiatives Symbol are programs that are considered to be in line with Girl Scouts of Nassau County's Healthy Living Initiatives.

The Healthy Living Initiatives brings a unique perspective to keeping girls healthy. Girls define health in their own terms, placing as much emphasis on emotional and social well-being as physical health, nutrition and physical fitness. In addition to healthy eating and physical fitness, the Healthy Living Initiative focuses on increasing girls’ self-esteem, media image awareness and how to develop healthy relationships.

 

lori@longbeachtenniscenter.com