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Junior Jam 2023


Junior Jam Jumpstart!

LEAP on over to join other Juniors in experiencing Girl Scout traditions with a modern flair. Workshops will include songs, games, hiking, knots and SWAPS.  

WORKSHOPS (participants will attend all five workshops throughout the day)

  • Sweet Sound of Song: learn traditional (and a few new!) Girl Scout songs, then sing them with all your Junior Sisters Scouts around at the campfire.
  • Game Day: learn and play both traditional and new games.
  • Follow that Trail: learn and follow trail signs.
  • Knot Today: learn several knots, then make a bracelet to take home.
  • SWAPS: a long-time Girl Scout tradition; make swaps to save or share with several new friends!

Spaghetti with meat or meatless sauce, salad w/dressing, rolls w/butter, dessert, lemonade/water. Gluten free options available if requested prior to camp.

9:00 AM: arrival; receive details about the day
9:45 AM: opening flag ceremony
10:30 AM: 1st workshop
11:30 AM: lunchtime (bring your own packed lunch)
12:30 PM: 2nd workshop
1:30 PM: 3rd workshop
2:30 PM: 4th workshop
3:30 PM: 5th workshop
4:30-6:30 PM: dinner rotations (girls have free time when not at dinner)
6:45 PM: campfire
8:00 PM: camp ends; safe travel home with lots of great memories!

Leaders and adults attending with girls will be expected to help during the workshops. All leaders/adults in attendance MUST be a registered Girl Scout member and have an approved background check prior to the event. Junior Jam is a RAIN OR SHINE event. If rain is forecasted, please bring a raincoat (no umbrellas). 

Date: Saturday, May 20
Time: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: Camp Brethren Woods, Keezletown (near Harrisonburg)
Who: Juniors (no siblings or fly-ups)
Cost: $40/girl and $30/volunteer adult (price includes t-shirt, fun patch, water bottle, snack, dinner, workshop materials)
Max #: 225 
Reg. Opens: March 3
Reg. Closes: April 15 (or when full!)
Payment: if you wish to register using "Cookie Dough," please email


 After registration, you will be invited to join the Junior Jam Rally on Rallyhood to view more details about the event,  communicate with the planning committee, see a countdown, and have access to other great options regarding the Junior Jam.