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Counselor-in-Training Course (C, S, A – Roanoke) 6:30 PM
Counselor-in-Training Course (C, S, A – Roanoke)
Feb 27 @ 6:30 PM – Mar 1 @ 12:00 PM
COUNSELOR-IN-TRAINING for Teen Girls Interested in Leadership in Summer Camps   This course is required for any girl entering 9th -12th grade who wishes to volunteer as a staff member at any GSVSC camp. During the course, you will learn a … Continue reading
Wilderness First Aid (Adults, Fincastle)
Wilderness First Aid (Adults, Fincastle)
Feb 28 – Mar 2 all-day
This American Camp Association accepted course is for those who work, live or play in remote areas and may be more than 30 minutes away from EMS. It expands the concepts in Basic First Aid and gives more detailed information … Continue reading
Scout Day at Massanutten Resort (D, B, J, C, S, A & Family) 9:00 AM
Scout Day at Massanutten Resort (D, B, J, C, S, A & Family)
Mar 1 @ 9:00 AM – Mar 1 @ 9:00 PM
Bring your Scout troop and family members to Massanutten for a funfilled day on the slopes skiing or snowboarding. Massanutten Resort is approximately 10 miles east of Harrisonburg, VA, in the northwestern region of Virginia.   Time: 9 AM-9 PM … Continue reading
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GS102 Training (Adults, Roanoke) 6:15 PM
GS102 Training (Adults, Roanoke)
Mar 2 @ 6:15 PM – 9:15 PM
GS102 will get you started on your volunteer adventure. The training will give you all the basic troop management tools you will need including how to register yourself and your troop, how to plan for a parent meeting and troop … Continue reading
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GSVSC Closed
GSVSC Closed
Mar 3 – Mar 4 all-day
Due to the Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council’s All Staff Meeting scheduled for today, the headquarters office, field offices and the Skyline Shop will be closed (camps are open). All staff will be in a day-long meeting and will … Continue reading
Open House & Tour Girl Scout HQ 6:00 PM
Open House & Tour Girl Scout HQ
Mar 3 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
I Can’t Wait to Be a Girl Scout! When you just can’t wait for what you’ll do next, you can do anything! You and your daughter are cordially invited to a Girl Scout Sign-Up Event. Girls will discover the fun … Continue reading
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Wild Women’s (and Men’s) Weekend 2015 (Adults)
Wild Women’s (and Men’s) Weekend 2015 (Adults)
Mar 6 – Mar 8 all-day
Would you like to spend a weekend trying new activities? Come join the Adventurers for a weekend of fun, friendship, and frivolity. In the process, participants learn how to lead events and trips for girls from across the council. The … Continue reading
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GS102 Training (Adults, Lynchburg) 10:00 AM
GS102 Training (Adults, Lynchburg)
Mar 7 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
GS102 will help you get started in the Girl Scout movement, including meeting with parents, setting up a troop meeting and learning about safety and finances. Girl Scouting 101 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be … Continue reading
Daisy Day at Science Museum of SWVA (D) 10:30 AM
Daisy Day at Science Museum of SWVA (D)
Mar 7 @ 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Come enjoy a day at the Science Museum, where you will work towards earning a Clover petal by using natural resources and recycling materials. Some activities may also be applied to the Between Earth and Sky Journey. There will be … Continue reading
GS102 Training (Adults, Independence) 10:30 AM
GS102 Training (Adults, Independence)
Mar 7 @ 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
GS102 will get you started on your volunteer adventure. The training will give you all the basic troop management tools you will need including how to register yourself and your troop, how to plan for a parent meeting and troop … Continue reading
Girl Scout CookieFest 2015 1:00 PM
Girl Scout CookieFest 2015
Mar 7 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Girl Scout CookieFest 2015 @ E.C. Glass High School | Lynchburg | Virginia | United States
GREAT Girl Scout event for the entire family! Plus EXCLUSIVE CookieFest patch available! It’s local Girl Scout troops vs. local chefs from the Lynchburg area with celebrity judges! Plus: inflatables, face painting, balloon twister, Nature Zone’s Animal Show & Tell, vendors, … Continue reading
GS103 Training (Adults, Lynchburg) 1:00 PM
GS103 Training (Adults, Lynchburg)
Mar 7 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
This required course will provide in-depth focus on delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience with a chance to share and work with other leaders. Girl Scouting 102 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be taken within … Continue reading
GS103 Training (Adults, Independence) 1:30 PM
GS103 Training (Adults, Independence)
Mar 7 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
This required course will provide in-depth focus on delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience with a chance to share and work with other leaders. Girl Scouting 102 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be taken within … Continue reading
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Gold Award Workshop (C/S/A/Adults – Roanoke) 1:00 PM
Gold Award Workshop (C/S/A/Adults – Roanoke)
Mar 8 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
This workshop is designed as an informative session about the Gold Award Committee’s role/schedule and to jumpstart the girls down the right path in devising a Gold Award proposal and project. The workshop is also available to any adult, leader, … Continue reading
Muddy Squirrel’s Game Maker (B) 1:00 PM
Muddy Squirrel’s Game Maker (B)
Mar 8 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Use your imagination to create cool new games, set up a scavenger hunt, and make a whole new sport! Spend game time with friends while earning your Making Games badge.   Participants may attend as individuals (with sponsor, adult or … Continue reading
Muddy Squirrel’s Jeweler (J) 3:30 PM
Muddy Squirrel’s Jeweler (J)
Mar 8 @ 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Learn how to create your own jewelry using real tools of the trade as well as recycled and everyday items. Explore jewelry from other cultures, learn gemstone symbolism, and make and take cool jewelry for you and your friends with … Continue reading
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GS103 Training (Adults, Roanoke) 6:15 PM
GS103 Training (Adults, Roanoke)
Mar 9 @ 6:15 PM – 8:15 PM
This required course will provide in-depth focus on delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience with a chance to share and work with other leaders. Girl Scouting 102 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be taken within … Continue reading
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Harlem Globetrotters 2015 World Tour 7:00 PM
Harlem Globetrotters 2015 World Tour
Mar 12 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
The Harlem Globe Trotters are making a stop in a city near you! Special discount for all Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Girl Scouts, Families, Volunteers and Staff! FREE Globetrotters patch with every ticket! Harlem Globetrotters 2015 flyer   Participants may … Continue reading
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Spring Service Project (Roanoke) 7:30 PM
Spring Service Project (Roanoke)
Mar 13 @ 7:30 PM – Mar 14 @ 5:00 PM
Calling all Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! GSVSC needs your help! If you’ve ever been to camp, chances are you stayed overnight in a tent that was owned by GSVSC. Over the years, our tents have become leaky and require resealing … Continue reading
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Bag It Up! Day 2015 (D/B/J/C/S/A/Adults)
Bag It Up! Day 2015 (D/B/J/C/S/A/Adults)
Mar 14 all-day
Help your community and the environment by collecting gently used material donations to benefit your local Goodwill. For every donation bin filled, your troop will earn two $10 Goodwill vouchers to give to local families in need. You will receive … Continue reading
STEM Power Day (B, J, C) 9:00 AM
STEM Power Day (B, J, C)
Mar 14 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Gain the power of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math with AREVA’s Women in Nuclear chapter! Girls will have an opportunity to learn the basics of nuclear energy, perform science experiments with household products, and tour the Technical Training Center. Girls … Continue reading
GS102 Training (Adults, Charlottesville) 10:00 AM
GS102 Training (Adults, Charlottesville)
Mar 14 @ 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
GS102 will help you get started in the Girl Scout movement, including meeting with parents, setting up a troop meeting and learning about safety and finances. Girl Scouting 101 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be … Continue reading
Scouting Day at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello (All Ages) 10:00 AM
Scouting Day at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello (All Ages)
Mar 14 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Scouts will explore topics related to Thomas Jefferson and leadership, science, architecture, our roles as citizens, and more. All Scouts will receive a Monticello patch for participating in the day’s activities. Drop-in activity stations will be open from 10 AM-3 … Continue reading
Women Leaders in Transportation (S) 11:00 AM
Women Leaders in Transportation (S)
Mar 14 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Ever wonder what it was like to be a woman in the early years of planes, trains and automobiles? Senior Girl Scouts will get an up-close and personal look at what it takes to be women in a leadership role … Continue reading
GS103 Training (Adults, Charlottesville) 12:30 PM
GS103 Training (Adults, Charlottesville)
Mar 14 @ 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
This required course will provide in-depth focus on delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience with a chance to share and work with other leaders. Girl Scouting 102 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be taken within … Continue reading
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Muddy Squirrel’s Product Designer (J) 1:00 PM
Muddy Squirrel’s Product Designer (J)
Mar 15 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Have you ever wondered how people get the ideas to create new, useful items that make our lives richer? Muddy Squirrel will help you get inside a designer’s mind to find awesome, innovative ways to accomplish tasks. We’ll help you … Continue reading
Muddy Squirrel’s Entrepreneur (C) 3:30 PM
Muddy Squirrel’s Entrepreneur (C)
Mar 15 @ 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Coming up with awesome products & cool inventions is only part of what it takes to be an innovator. Some of the biggest challenges — and the most fun — come from finding ways to market and sell your new … Continue reading
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Counselor-in-Training Course (C, S, A – Lynchburg) 6:30 PM
Counselor-in-Training Course (C, S, A – Lynchburg)
Mar 20 @ 6:30 PM – Mar 22 @ 12:00 PM
COUNSELOR-IN-TRAINING for Teen Girls Interested in Leadership in Summer Camps   This course is required for any girl entering 9th -12th grade who wishes to volunteer as a staff member at any GSVSC camp. During the course, you will learn a … Continue reading
Girl Scout Juniors Camp-in (J) 6:00 PM
Girl Scout Juniors Camp-in (J)
Mar 20 @ 6:00 PM – Mar 21 @ 9:30 AM
Help solve a mystery at the Science Museum of Western Virginia while spending the night and finding out whodunit! Also get the chance to see a planetarium show! Girls will work toward the Detective badge and get a pizza dinner … Continue reading
Spring Service Project (Roanoke) 7:30 PM
Spring Service Project (Roanoke)
Mar 20 @ 7:30 PM – Mar 21 @ 5:00 PM
Calling all Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! GSVSC needs your help! If you’ve ever been to camp, chances are you stayed overnight in a tent that was owned by GSVSC. Over the years, our tents have become leaky and require resealing … Continue reading
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Cadette Program Aide Workshop (Roanoke) 9:30 AM
Cadette Program Aide Workshop (Roanoke)
Mar 21 @ 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Cadettes! Want to help younger Girl Scouts by sharing your skills, passions, and experiences? Want to build on your leadership skills? Want a foundation to understand leadership roles and the skills to help you handle different situations? Come to a … Continue reading
Expanding Your Horizons Conference (C, S, A) 9:30 AM
Expanding Your Horizons Conference (C, S, A)
Mar 21 @ 9:30 AM – 3:15 PM
Join JMU faculty and students for an exciting day of math and science activities at the annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference. Explore new ideas through hands-on workshops and engaging presentations. Learn about careers that use science and math. Meet other … Continue reading
An Arm and a Leg (C/S) 10:00 AM
An Arm and a Leg (C/S)
Mar 21 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Managing money is an important life skill. How we manage money now determines how we live later. Practicing good horse sense when it comes to budgeting adds up to having lots of good horse cents later! Join us at Star … Continue reading
My Culture, My Story, My Pride – It’s Your Story, Tell It! (J) 12:30 PM
My Culture, My Story, My Pride – It’s Your Story, Tell It! (J)
Mar 21 @ 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Juniors learn just how many roles are available to them and the possibilities those roles open for them. Whether you want to fly a plane, lead a rock band, or win a gold medal, aMUSE helps girls take center stage … Continue reading
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UVA Campus Tour with Kappa Delta (C, S, A) 2:00 PM
UVA Campus Tour with Kappa Delta (C, S, A)
Mar 22 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Take a tour of one of our nation’s highly ranked public universities with the experts and discover what career might interest you. The Kappa Delta Sorority is hosting a very hands-on campus tour exclusively for the Girl Scouts. We will … Continue reading
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Blood Drive @ GSVSC Headquarters 1:15 PM
Blood Drive @ GSVSC Headquarters
Mar 23 @ 1:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Blood Drive @ GSVSC Headquarters @ Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council HQ | Roanoke | Virginia | United States
March is Red Cross Month. In honor of this designation, Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline’s headquarters is hosting a blood drive on Monday, March 25 from 1:15 pm to 4:15 pm. You can sign-up online at redcrossblood.org or if you have … Continue reading
GS102 Training (Adults, Staunton) 5:30 PM
GS102 Training (Adults, Staunton)
Mar 23 @ 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
GS102 will help you get started in the Girl Scout movement, including meeting with parents, setting up a troop meeting and learning about safety and finances. Girl Scouting 101 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be … Continue reading
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Backpacker Training Planning Session (Adults – Charlottesville) 10:00 AM
Backpacker Training Planning Session (Adults – Charlottesville)
Mar 25 @ 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Journey Outdoors! You can be trained to go outside and appreciate our county’s natural resources! Backpacker Training is required for adults to take troops/groups on an overnight hike. This is a 2-part training consisting of a planning session and an … Continue reading
Outdoor Education Planning Session (Adults, Weyers Cave) 6:00 PM
Outdoor Education Planning Session (Adults, Weyers Cave)
Mar 25 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Outdoor education gives practical experience in planning and executing a troop overnight camping trip. It is required for volunteers in charge of any activity that involves girls packing gear, planning menus, pitching tents, cooking over a fire/portable stove for an … Continue reading
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Brownie Badge Day: Computer Expert Badge (Charlottesville, Morning) 9:00 AM
Brownie Badge Day: Computer Expert Badge (Charlottesville, Morning)
Mar 28 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Brownies come to Piedmont Virginia Community College and earn your Computer Expert badge! This morning session will cover all of the badge requirements:   – Learn how to use an online art program, what the tools do and experiment on … Continue reading
SWE Girl Scout Day 2015 9:00 AM
SWE Girl Scout Day 2015
Mar 28 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
SWE Girl Scout Day 2015   The Virginia Tech chapter of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is hosting Girl Scout Day, an event for local girl scouts to get them interested in science, technology, and engineering. Local troops are … Continue reading
Brownie Badge Day: Computer Expert Badge (Charlottesville, Afternoon) 1:00 PM
Brownie Badge Day: Computer Expert Badge (Charlottesville, Afternoon)
Mar 28 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Brownies come to Piedmont Virginia Community College and earn your Computer Expert badge! This morning session will cover all of the badge requirements:   – Learn how to use an online art program, what the tools do and experiment on … Continue reading
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Exploring Shenandoah National Park (C/S/A/Adults) 11:00 AM
Exploring Shenandoah National Park (C/S/A/Adults)
Mar 29 @ 11:00 AM – Apr 1 @ 5:00 PM
Join the Adventurers for a 4-day, 3-night trip to Shenandoah National Park. The group will backpack on Sunday to a primitive cabin within the park. This will be a true pioneer experience as there will be no electricity or running … Continue reading
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GS103 Training (Adults, Staunton) 5:30 PM
GS103 Training (Adults, Staunton)
Mar 30 @ 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
This required course will provide in-depth focus on delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience with a chance to share and work with other leaders. Girl Scouting 102 is a prerequisite before taking this course. This course must be taken within … Continue reading
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Skyline Summits (B, J, C, S, A, Adults, Family & Friends) 5:00 PM
Skyline Summits (B, J, C, S, A, Adults, Family & Friends)
Mar 31 @ 5:00 PM – Oct 31 @ 6:00 PM
GO HIGH in Virginia Skyline! Virginia Skyline council includes Mt. Rogers, Abney Gap, Dragon’s Tooth, McAfees Knob, Mill Mountain, Sharp Top, the Priest, Humpback Rock, and Old Rag. Begin your HIGH by hiking summits close to home. Progress your skills … Continue reading