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My Senses

10:00AM to 12:00PM
Can you find items on a scavenger hunt using only your ears? Can you tell what an object is by just smelling or touching it? Do you think you could tell what food you were eating if you were blindfolded? There is no telling what you might discover about camp when you learn to use all of your senses! Who: Girls in grades K-1 Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Location: Camp Widjiwagan, Springfield Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Fee: $6 per girl Min/Max: 25/100 girls Closing Date: Friday, March 7, 2014 Fun patch included. ...

Berry Banana Bonanza

9:00AM to 12:00PM
Brownies, do you love bananas? How about strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries? Join us for a delicious day in our Snack Attack Kitchen! You will be earning parts of the Snack Legacy badge from The Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting. Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 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: Friday March 7, 2014 Fun patch and snack included. Counselors in Training and/or Program Aides needed. ...

Under the Sea

10:00AM to 12:00PM
Let’s dive into the ocean and learn about the creatures within it and the role it serves in our world. Then we’ll make a splash with a craft and snack! Who: Girls in grades 2-3 Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Location: Springfield Service Center Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Fee: $8 per girl Min/Max: 50/75 girls Closing Date: Friday, March 7, 2014 Fun patch and snack included. This is a great introduction into the Wonders of Waters Journey. ...

Have Train, Will Travel

All Day
This activity is FULL! We now have a waiting list for participants. ...

Chef in Training

10:00AM to 4:00PM
Looking to expand your skills in the kitchen and feed your friends and family? We’ll learn how to use kitchen tools and prepare delicious recipes. Invite your parents to the open house to sample your culinary masterpieces! Who: Girls in grades 6-12 Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Location: Hull Community Center Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Open house for parents 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $15 per girl Min/Max: 20/40 girls Closing Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Lunch included. ...

Saddle Up

9:00AM to 10:00AM
If you hope to learn the basic aspects of proper horse care and riding, this series is for you. Learn how to halter your horse, tie a quick release knot, and assist with grooming and picking out the horse’s hooves, then head out to the arena to learn how to have a little fun in the saddle. Who: Girls in grades 4-12 Date: Saturday, October 26, 2013, Saturday, March 22, 2014 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., or 11:00 a.m. Fee: $20 per girl Min/Max: 4/10 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session ...

Take the Reins

1:00PM to 2:30PM
Learn to guide your horse around barrels and poles--and maybe even a small jump! Together, we’ll trot, canter, ride, and practice some of the most fun equestrian sports. Bring your courage and bravery and join others who are savvy in the saddle! Who: Girls in grades 6-12 Date: Saturday, October 26, 2013, Saturday, March 22, 2014 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. or 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $25 per girl Min/Max: 4/10 girls per session Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session Prior riding experience needed. ...

Helping Hands

9:00AM to 1:00PM
It takes a village to run a camp! Lend a few hours to help clean up camp, spruce up the grounds and put up tents to prepare for our exciting upcoming summer camp season. Lunch or dinner will be included for your well-deserved break. Who: All grade levels and families Date: Saturday, March 15, 2014 Location: Camp Kiwanis, Mahomet Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014 Location: Camp Widjiwagan, Springfield Time: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014 Location: Camp Peairs, Hudson Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ...

Camp Rally

9:00AM to 2:00PM
Prepare for camp season by touring the grounds, trying your hand at camp activities, and signing up for summer sessions at this open house. Who: All grade levels and families Date: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Location: Camp Widjiwagan, Springfield Time: 1: 00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Date: Saturday, April 5, 2014 Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Date: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Location: Decatur Urban Program Center Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee: $6 per participant ...

Rockin' the Climbing Wall

10:00AM to 12:00PM
Grab your most determined girlfriends and work together to conquer the climbing wall at the Decatur Urban Program Center. You’ll learn firsthand about many aspects of teamwork and receive time on four climbing wall sections and one bouldering wall.  Who: Grades 2 - adult Location: Decatur Urban Program Center Dates: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, Wednesday, April 23, 2014, or Wednesday, May 7, 2014 Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Dates: Saturday, March 22, 2014, Saturday, April 5, 2014, Saturday, April 26, 2014, Saturday, May 3, 2014, or Saturday, May 17, 2014 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Fee: $5 per participant Min/Max: 8/15 participants Fun patch included. ...