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A-Hiking We Will Go

2:00PM to 4:00PM
Get excited to explore the great outdoors! Together, we’ll learn about hiking gear, make a delicious snack, and trek some fun trails. Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013 Location: Camp Kiwanis, Mahomet Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $7 per girl Min/Max: 50/75 girls, 15/25 adults Closing Date: Friday, October 25, 2013 Brownie Hiker badge included. Please bring a water bottle.

All About Me Spa Day with a Twist

9:00AM to 12:00PM
Join us for a day of pampering! After concocting ingredients in the STEM lab, we will indulge in mini-facials, manicures, and pedicures. You’ll be able to satisfy your inner chef by making a treat in the kitchen and learning some new snacking tricks. Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: Saturday, November 9, 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: $6 per girl Min/Max: 45/80 girls Closing Date: Monday, November 4, 2013 Fun patch and snack included.Counselors in Training and/or Program Aides needed. ...

Animal Artists

1:00PM to 4:00PM
Join the fun at the Peoria Zoo to learn all about primary and secondary colors, paint your favorite zoo animal on a canvas you will take home, and even watch wild animals paint while touring the zoo. Come ready to be inspired! Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: November 9, 2013 Location: Peoria Zoo, Peoria Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $13 per girl, $9 per adult Min/Max: 50/100 participants Closing Date: Friday, October 18, 2013 Fun patch included. ...

Pioneers and Pathfinders

1:00PM to 4:00PM
Step back in time and learn about the pioneers who paved the way for our lives today. Discover what life was like without electricity by making your own candles and soap, build a shelter to stay out of the rain, and learn about the average day of girls just like you who lived in pioneer times. Who: Girls in grades 4-5 Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013 Location: Camp Widjiwagan, Springfield Time:  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $9 per girl, $3 per adult Min/Max: 40/60 participants Closing Date: Friday, October 25, 2013 Please dress for the weather. Fun patch and snack included. Adult volunteers, Counselors in Training, and Program Aides needed. ...

Fall Family Trail Rides

4:00PM to 5:00PM
Bring the family out to experience fall on horseback! Enjoy the crisp air, fall colors, and wildlife while atop your four-legged friends. Family members who are school-age and up are welcome. Who: Girls in grades K-adult Date: Saturday, October 12, 2013, Saturday, October 26, 2013, Saturday, November 9, 2013 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fee: $10 per session per participant Min/Max: 2/6 participants per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session You may register for this activity with our online eRegistration system.

Horsin' Around

1:00PM to 2:30PM
Show off your balance and skill on horseback with fun equestrian games. After a brief arena lesson in proper position, balance, and guiding your horse, we will split into teams and have some fun! Maneuvering through obstacle courses, relay races, and flag races--all on horseback--will help you build confidence and  sportsmanship. Who: Girls in grades 4-12 Date: Saturday, October 12, 2013, Saturday, November 9, 2013, Saturday, March 8, 2014 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $20 per session per girl Min/Max: 4/10 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session ...

Pony Tails

9:00AM to 10:00AM
Experience what it’s like to be in the barn with the horses, try your hand at grooming and learn the basics of starting, stopping, and steering your pony in this introductory lesson. Who: Girls in grades K-3 Date: Saturday, October 12, 2013, Saturday, November 9, 2013, Saturday, March 8, 2014 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., or 11:00 a.m. Fee: $15 per session per girl Min/Max: 2/10 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session ...