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NH Open House
Discover Book
Your Ideas
Boutique Sale
NH Open House  
Tuesday
September 10
600 French Road
New Hartford
Program 4-7 p.m.

 
Don't Miss Girls' Night Out Events!
 
Sept 28-29 
Spend the overnight swimming, playing games and more!
in Seneca Falls. 
Grades 2-12
The program is in danger of cancellation if you don't register!
 

Also, enjoy a girl's night out just for grades 6-8 in Johnson City at our boutique!
Sept 25

Fall Discover Book Now Online!
 
Fall Discover Book 2013 is now online! Get news of upcoming events, programs and more.
Check out the cool flip book for easy on line viewing! Click on any outside page corner to flip the pages.

You can also download the pdf version.

Note: This book is not being printed and mailed. If you know someone that doesn't have access to the internet, please
 
Volunteer 

Click above then
"Volunteer Application."
It's that easy!!  

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September 4, 2013

Photos of the Week!   

      Sadie records at Y94    

Girl Scout Junior Sadie of  East Syracuse records the "I Can't Wait to be a Girl Scout" commercial for Y94 in Syracuse.  Listen/watch for commercials to air in September in Syracuse, Utica,  Elmira/Corning and Binghamton.  Also look for the campaign in several local print and online publications. Sadie is a member of our Girl Media Team. If you're interested in becoming a member, contact Kim Dunne.  
 
 
Ride the bus? Look for our interior ads in Syracuse, Utica and Binghamton this month.  Take a photo of you next to our ad and it may appear here!
Centro bus ad

Want your photo seen here?  Submit your clear, good quality photos that show girls in activities (not large group shots) to Kim Dunne
 Close ups of those activities make the best shots!  
Yours may be selected for our Photo of the Week!    

Recruitment 2013 - Ideas From YOU!

 

ICWT linear 
Have girls use the new Girl Scout Brownie finger puppets 
at recruitment events to put on a show for parents and 
share the fun girls have in Girl Scouting!
Your idea may appear here!
 

Boutique September Sale

 

GGtoGSing Covers
 
Girl Guides
and
Volunteer Journey
Guide Sets


ON SALE for 25% 
off during the month of September!!! 

 

 

Girl Guides originally $22.50, on sale for $16.87

Volunteer Journey Guides originally $15, on sale for $11.25

In store and phone orders only.  

See gsnypenn.org  for local boutique hours.   

 

I can't wait to...  
GEAR UP for the new Girl Scout year with these GREAT offers!!!
 
Join Us to Remember Our Camps!
Farewell ceremonies are scheduled for three of the camps that the Board has chosen to close.  We encourage you to bring your memories, your photos for our memory book and your stories to share on the following dates and times. 

Yaiewano (Auburn): Saturday, September 7. 2-8 p.m.
Sugar Creek (Troy, PA): Sunday, September 15, 5 p.m. 
Bayberry (Phelps/Junius): Saturday, October 5, 5 p.m. 

Members please register on Ebiz if you plan to attend so we can make sure there is enough food for all! 
Non-registered persons, please contact Karen Lubecki to register.



 
Adult Learning Opportunities 
Start Planning for Fall Trainings!
  
Visit the Learning Ops page on our website for details about the courses we offer. 
You can register for
most courses online. 
 
 
 
The following Simply Successful Camping courses are in danger of being cancelled if the minimum eight participants aren't registered. If you need this course, please register today!
 
This is an overnight session where participants learn to plan and facilitate a safe group Girl Scout camping experience in a lodge, cabin or tent.
Fee: $20, includes meals and supplies. Payment must be made at time of registration.  Register online. Contact Adult Learning if you have challenges logging in to the site.
Prerequisite: Simply Successful Overnights or comparable legacy outdoor education course. (Available as a self-study. Contact Lindsey Tupia to request).
Date/Time
Location
Course
Registration Deadline

Sat. Sept, 21, noon to Sun. Sept. 22 11 a.m.

Camp Trefoil
168 Rose Road
Harrisville, NY
Simply Successful Camping Wed.
Sept. 11, 11:59 p.m.
EBIZ

Fri Sept 20  to Sat. Sept. 21 

Misty Hollow Program Center
Corning, NY
Simply Successful Camping Wed.
Sept. 11, 11:59 p.m.
EBIZ

Sat. Oct 5, noon to Sun., Oct. 6 at 

11 a.m.

Camp Hoover
2065 Song Lake Crossing
Tully, NY
Simply Successful CampingMon.,
Sept. 30, 11:59 p.m.


EBIZ

Sat. Oct. 26, noon to Sun. Oct. 27 at noon

 

Amahami Outdoor Center
434 Page Pond Rd
Deposit, NY
Simply Successful CampingMon. 
Oct. 14,
11:59 p.m.

EBIZ

Sept 28

Comstock Program Center
Ithaca, NY
New Leader DaySun
Sept. 21
11:59 p.m.
EBIZ
Programs & Events

Be sure to check our Programs and Events page often! If you're interested in these programs/events, register soon and encourage your friends to do so as well!
Date/Grades
Location
Program
Registration Deadline

September 14

All grades and non-registered girls

Potsdam, NYRacquette Valley Science Badges Recruitment Event
Learn how much fun science is when you're a Girl Scout! 
Sept. 12MORE

November 2, 11 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. More sessions can be arranged if registration warrants.

Gr K-12

Nichols, NYSciencenter Presents Star Lab!
Explore the night sky in a portable planetarium!
Oct. 14
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Deadlines Looming!
Girls' Night Out. Seneca Falls. Sept. 28-29. Deadline: Sept 5. Details
Christmas Ornaments for AFSP. Sept 16. Utica. Deadline: Sept 5. Details
Mom and Me Healthy Lifestyles Workshop. Macedon. Sept 22. Deadline: Sept. 5. Details
Animal Shelter Clean-Up Day. Glenfield. Sept 21. Deadline: Sept 6.Details
Autumn Leaves. Mendon Ponds. Sept. 21. Deadline: Sept. 6. Details
Strong Kids Triathlon. Sept 7. Mansfield, PA. Deadline: Sept 7. Details
Farewell to Sugar Creek. Sept 15. Towanda, PA. Deadline: Sept 9. Details
Cheerleading Clinic. Sept. 28. Horseheads. Deadline: Sept. 13. Details
Product Design. Sept. 28, Ithaca. Deadline: Sept. 13. Details
Home Scientist. Sept. 28. Ithaca. Deadline: Sept. 13 Details
Science of Happiness. Sept. 28. Ithaca. Deadline: Sept. 13. Details
Whitewater Rafting on the Black River. Sept. 28. Watertown. Deadline: Sept. 13. Details
Hit the Ropes at Keuka College. Sept. 28. Keuka Park. Deadline: Sept. 14. Details
Cadette Girls' Night Out, Fall. Sept. 25. Johnson City. Deadline: Sept. 16. Details
Full:
Camp CEO. Comstock in September
Entertainment Technology Badge. Oneida. Sept. 18
Cancelled:
Historic Hat Making Herkimer. Oct. 9 (due to Parks & Rec funding cuts)
 
Don't Miss This Museum Exhibit Celebrating Girl Scouting's 100th Anniversary! 
The Discovery Center  A wonderful hands-on interactive display in Binghamton. The museum has extended the display's run and will now be open through October 2013!. A birthday bash is being planned on October 19. The Discovery Center is looking for Girl Scouts to help with a history skit, or some other program for the public that day as they close the 100th Anniversary exhibit. Interested? Contact Gabrielle Montanez at 607.773.8661, ext 205.
 
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