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Girl Scouts is all about girl-led activities! From STEM exploration, to art, to travel and everything between, Girl Scout program activities offer a whole world of adventure and learning. Sit down with your Girl Scout and let her voice be heard as you plan for your fun together!

Registration for all September and early October activities is now open! All Fall/Winter activities will be open for registration by October 1, 2018. Explore the Program Guide below (introducción disponible en español) and sign up for Fall/Winter fun today!

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Check out this step-by-step tutorial or email us at activities@girlscoutsosw.org for support. We're here to help!

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Program Guide
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The Fall 2018/Winter 2019 Program Guide is here! The online version exclusivly contains a Grade Level Index at the end of the guide to help you find the perfect activities for you and your troop!

The Program Guide introduction is also available in Spanish (Introducción disponible en español), and a year-long girl planning calendar is available to download and print. 

The Fall 2018/Winter 2019 Program Guide

Introducción en español

Year-long Girl Planning Calendar

 

Registration Open Dates

August 20, registration opens for all September activities

September 1, registration opens for early October activities

October 1, registration opens for all Fall/Winter activities

Cancellation and Refunds

Activities hosted by Girl Scouts:

The request for a refund must be made one (1) week before a single-day activity and three (3) weeks before an overnight activity. Please send your refund request to activities@girlscoutsosw.org by those deadlines to receive a full refund.

GSOSW reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable. If GSOSW cancels an event, registrants will be notified and offered a full refund.

Activities hosted by Program Partners:

Registration, cancellations and refunds are handled directly through our partner. Contact information for each partner is in the activity description. 

Approved Outfitters

An "Approved Outfitter" is a facility or vendor that has completed the Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington approval process. They also meet GSUSA sarety and insurance requirements. 

Go to the Approved Outfitters list >>

Ongoing Opportunities

 

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Activities List

NOVEMBER 2018
 


Living and Working in Space with Mad Science - November 3

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Nov 03, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 9620 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR, 97219, US

Imagine waking up on a futuristic space station laboratory orbiting 240 miles above the Earth. Spend a day in the life of an astronaut and learn about what happens when the latest in technological advances take to the skies!

Living and Working in Space with Mad Science - Nov. 7

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Wed Nov 07, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PST

Location: Portland, OR

Imagine waking up on a futuristic space station laboratory orbiting 240 miles above the Earth. Spend a day in the life of an astronaut and learn about what happens when the latest in technological advances take to the skies!

Planets, Moons, Suns & Stars with Mad Science - Nov. 17

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Nov 17, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 9620 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR, 97219, US

For centuries, astronomers have studied the skies to learn about the stars: how they twinkle, how far away they are and how they appear to move across the night sky. Now it's your turn to find out what scientists are talking about in this fun-filled stellar exploration! You'll take your place in the grand orbit of our solar system, circling the sun and weaving through rocky planets and gas giants, while creating solar and lunar eclipses.

Planets, Moons, Suns & Stars with Mad Science - Nov. 21

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Wed Nov 21, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PST

Location: Portland, OR

For centuries, astronomers have studied the skies to learn about the stars: how they twinkle, how far away they are and how they appear to move across the night sky. Now it's your turn to find out what scientists are talking about in this fun-filled stellar exploration! You'll take your place in the grand orbit of our solar system, circling the sun and weaving through rocky planets and gas giants, while creating solar and lunar eclipses.

DECEMBER 2018
 


Home Scientist with Mad Science - Dec. 1

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Dec 01, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 9620 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR, 97219, US

Cooking is all about chemistry! Learn about the amazing, chemical process of eating and digestion, make Mad Science putty with household ingredients and play with static electricity! GS Juniors will receive a fun patch, while Girl Scout Brownies can earn their Home Scientist badge (included with registration).

Home Scientist with Mad Science - Dec. 5

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Wed Dec 05, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PST

Location: Portland, OR

Cooking is all about chemistry! Learn about the amazing, chemical process of eating and digestion, make Mad Science putty with household ingredients and play with static electricity! Girl Scout Juniors will receive a fun patch, while Girl Scout Brownies can earn their Home Scientist badge (included with registration).

JANUARY 2019
 


Detective Science with Mad Science - Jan. 12

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Jan 12, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 9620 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR, 97219, US

Discover how science is used to solve real crimes! Watch as a classroom is transformed into a crime lab for this exciting exploration of the fundamentals of forensics. Girl Scout Juniors can earn their Detective badge (badge included with registration) and Girl Scout Cadettes can earn their Special Agent badge (badge included with registration).

Detective Science with Mad Science - Jan. 16

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Wed Jan 16, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PST

Location: Portland, OR

Discover how science is used to solve real crimes! Watch as a classroom is transformed into a crime lab for this exciting exploration of the fundamentals of forensics. Girl Scout Juniors can earn their Detective badge (badge included with registration) and Girl Scout Cadettes can earn their Special Agent badge (badge included with registration).

Seeking our Senses with Mad Science - Jan. 26

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Sat Jan 26, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Location: 9620 SW Barbur Blvd, Portland, OR, 97219, US

Learn to be a sense-ative Girl Scout! Test your vision with our mindboggling illusions. Navigate your nerves and give your ears a hand by amplifying sounds with your very own Mad Science Megaphone. Girl Scout Daisies will receive a fun patch, while Girl Scout Brownies can earn their Senses badge (badge included with registration).

Seeking our Senses with Mad Science - Jan. 30

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED

Date: Wed Jan 30, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PST

Location: Portland, OR

Learn to be a sense-ative Girl Scout! Test your vision with our mindboggling illusions. Navigate your nerves and give your ears a hand by amplifying sounds with your very own Mad Science Megaphone. Girl Scout Daisies will receive a fun patch, while Girl Scout Brownies can earn their Senses badge (badge included with registration).