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Brownie Ballerinas

2:00PM to 4:30PM
Get all dressed up for an afternoon at the theatre and watch the animal characters come to life in several of the most famous of Aesop’s Fables, ballet style. The  following weekend get back together for an in-studio workshop that will include performance excerpts by the dancers, trying on a real costume to getting your  picture taken, playing a surprise game with the characters, and learning how to do ballet as a fable character. Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: Saturday, October 6 or Sunday, October 7, 2012 Location: USA Ballet, Bloomington Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee: $11 per girl, $5 per adult Min/Max: 20/40 participants per session Closing Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Dancer skill-building badge included. Come dressed to move, but dance clothes are not required. Includes ticket to see the 3:00 p.m. show of Aesop’s Fables on September 23 at Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts. Additional tickets to Aesop’s Fables are available for $5.00 per person, to be added to registration form; please list each person’s full name on registration form. ...

Agent of Change Series

9:00AM to 12:00PM
Would you like to learn to be a great leader? Learn what it takes to lead, develop communication skills, and learn about women in leadership. Work on the Lead On badge and a section of the Power of One from the Junior Journey, Agent of Change. Finish the series with Tween Power as you and an important woman in your life will have the opportunity to take part in a panel discussion and share a meal together. Who: Girls in grades 4-5 Location: Decatur Urban Program Center The Power of One Date: Saturday, November 10, 2012 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Tween Power Date: Saturday, December 15, 2012 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $8 per session or $20 for series per girl, $4 for meal at Tween Power per adult Min/Max: 50/100 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session Fun patch included. ...

Horsin' Around

1:00PM to 2:30PM
Show off your balance and skill on horseback by playing fun equestrian games. After a brief arena lesson in proper position, balance, and guiding your horse we we’ll split into teams to have some fun! Maneuvering through obstacle courses, relay races, and flag races--all on horseback--will build confidence and  sportsmanship!" ...

Pony Tails

9:00AM to 10:00AM
All sessions for this activity are FULL! We now have a waiting list for participants. ...

Challenge Course

9:00AM to 12:00PM
GSCI’s challenge course offers low and high ropes courses at each site and a variety of ground initiatives designed to enhance student leadership, teamwork, and problem solving skills, as well as improve communication, cooperation, support, trust, and risk taking capabilities. Low Ropes courses explore and recognize the benefits of highly effective teams and team building. High Ropes courses take your group to a higher level by utilizing elements that are 20 and 40 feet in the air. Participants use ropes and harnesses to navigate the course as well as a zip line. The Widjiwagan course has the option of a climbing wall. Who: Girls in grades 5 - Adult Date: Saturday, October 6, 2012, Saturday, October 20, 2012, or Saturday, November 3, 2012 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location: Camp Tapawingo or Camp Widjiwagan Fee: $15 half day, $30 full day $10 Camp Widji climbing wall ONLY, participants no fee if not participating Min/Max: 6/15 participants per session Closing Date: 1 week prior to each session date ...