- Ready, Set, Grow!
9:00AM to 12:00PM
Ready to earn a green thumb? In this program you will learn all you need to know about plants and flowers to get your start on a beautiful summer garden. From plant biology to proper plant care, you will learn how to plant, grow, and tend to your own sproutlings. Since water is such an important part of the plant-growing process, we will complete activities from the “Love Water” section of the Brownie Journey Wonders of Water. Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013 Location: Decatur Urban Program Center. Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $8 per girl Min/Max: 25/50 girls Closing Date: Friday, April 5, 2013 Fun patch and snack included. ...
- Saddle Up
9:00AM to 10:00AM
Saddle Up is a great opportunity to learn many basic aspects of proper horse care and riding. Learn how to halter your horse and how to tie a quick release knot. Assist with grooming and picking out your horse’s hooves. Head out to the arena with your horse and learn how to properly mount and dismount, how to steer, and how to have fun in the saddle. Who: Girls in grades 4-12 Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013 or Saturday, May 18, 2013 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Location: Camp Tapawingo Fee: $20 per girl per session Min/Max: 4/8 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session Equestrian I - no experience is necessary. ...
- Boots 'n' Saddles
1:00PM to 2:30PM
Pull on your boots and climb into the saddle to learn and demonstrate trust exercises and games with your horse. Gain a deeper connection with your horse and an independent seat in the saddle. Guide your horse through an obstacle course and learn how to control your horse at the trot. Soar in the saddle with confidence and independence! Who: Girls in grades 4-12 Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013 or Saturday, May 18, 2013 Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: Camp Tapawingo Fee: $20 per girl per session Min/Max: 4/10 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session Equestrian II - Previous riding experience is beneficial but not necessary. ...