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Fall/Winter 2012/13

TRAINING CALENDAR

GIRL SCOUTS OF GREATER CHICAGO AND NORTHWEST INDIANA “The Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana strive to develop each person’s ability to effectively perform her or his assignment(s) in the Girl Scouts. In pursuit of this endeavor, orientation and/or training for all volunteer assignments is provided. A volunteer is expected to participate in any training necessary for her or his position. Failure to complete training programs may be a basis for release or cause for non-reappointment to the current position. At least one adult in a leadership role must complete position orientation before the first assignment. At least one registered adult in a leadership role must complete appropriate training before or within twelve weeks of the first meeting.” Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Volunteer Policies Approved May 10, 2011

Look Inside for These Highlights!

 Blended Learning First-Aider Classes p. 17  New! Junior Grade Level Webinars p. 13  Cadette/Senior/Ambassador Grade Level Webinars p. 14  Learn to Lead p. 19  Leaders’ Conference p. 21


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Why do I need training? Because it all begins with you! Our volunteers are the heart and soul of Girl Scouting, and we know you are taking time out of your busy schedule to lend your talents to girls who participate in Girl Scouting. By participating in required trainings, you will have the necessary tools to help girls discover, connect and take action to become tomorrow’s leaders. These concepts are the three keys to leadership, the backbone of our Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Training will strengthen your understanding of the Girl Scout movement and your commitment as a volunteer. It will enable you to feel more comfortable in your position, ensuring that both you and the girls you mentor will have a rewarding and purposeful experience. Must I register for Girl Scout training events? Yes, pre-registration is required for all Girl Scout trainings. Some sessions fill quickly. Early registration is encouraged. How far in advance must I register for trainings? For most training sessions, registration closes 5 days before the date of the training. The deadlines ensure that our volunteer trainers are ready and prepared for the participants who will be attending and guarantee that all logistics and materials are in place • Blended Learning First-Aider Registration closes 14 days prior to the date of the skills session in order to allow you time to complete the online portion of the training prior to attending your skills session. • Webinar Registrations close one week prior to the date of your training session in order to receive log in information, allow you time to to check your computer for necessary software programs, and complete any precourse assignments. How do I register? Registration is as easy as 1 or 2 or 3! 1. Online registration is available for most training sessions. If the course has a fee you can pay online by using a credit card number or bank account draft. Visit www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org/registernow. Type the course code to be taken directly into the registration page. 2. Fill out the training registration form and mail or fax it to one of the Girl Scout Gathering Places. See mail/fax information on the training registration form. 3. Fill out the training registration form and drop it off at your Gathering Place. Who do I call with training questions? For questions about training, contact a regional manager of adult development: North Reg ion, Traci Tobergte 224-207-9258 or ttobergte@girlscoutsgcnwi.org Central Reg ion, Lis Christensson 630-544-5909 or lchristensson@girlscoutsgcnwi.org South Reg ion, Dee Bridges 708-658-2311 or dbridges@girlscoutsgcnwi.org 2

Can I take training in any of the regions? Yes. Information provided through each training session is consistent throughout our council. You may attend any session that fits your schedule. Can I pay at the door when I attend training? No. First Aid/CPR and outdoor training course fees cover the cost of supplies and/or food. You are not considered registered for a course until your fee is paid. Supplies are purchased for those registered for the class. Is financial assistance available? Limited financial assistance may be available from the council. Please check the guidelines, complete the application found in this Training Calendar, and submit it with your training registration to Debbie Nawara, director of adult development and training innovation at the Lisle Gathering Place. Training fees may also be taken out of the troop treasury. What should I bring? Always bring note-taking materials and water/ beverage in an unbreakable container. Some courses require additional supplies or publications that will be noted on your course reminder. What should I do if my plans change and I cannot attend once I am registered? You may cancel or transfer your registration by fax, phone, mail or e-mail. Refunds for classes requiring payment will be given only if you cancel prior to the listed deadline. How will I be notified if a course is canceled? Courses may be canceled due to no/low registration by the deadline date, inclement weather, or other emergencies. You will be notified by e-mail or phone if a course is canceled due to low registration. In the case of inclement weather or other emergencies, you will be notified by telephone. NOTE: Only those registered for a course can be notified if it is canceled. None of the dates and times work for me, can I request a special training session? Yes. Gather a group of eight or more people who will attend the training; submit the completed Training by Request form found in this Training Calendar along with course fees if applicable to your regional manager of adult development. We will make every effort to accommodate your request. I know a great place in my community to hold trainings, how do I recommend a location? Contact your regional manager of adult development by phone or e-mail with all of the site details and contact information for the location you’re recommending. May I bring children to the training event? We cannot accommodate children at training events due to insurance considerations. Please do not bring children to training sessions unless childcare arrangements are specifically mentioned for that course.


Please remember that your trainer is a Girl Scout volunteer, just like you!

Assistant/Co-Leader

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First-Aider

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Level 2 First-Aider

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Camp Trained Adult

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Troop Fall Product/Cookie Program Manager

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Position Training

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Position Orientation

Outdoor Module 2/3 Cabin Camping/Tent Camping

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Outdoor Module 1 Discover the Outdoors

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Leader

Level 2 First Aid Course

Grade Level

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Adult/Child CPR , AED and First Aid

Volunteer Essentials

Volunteering for Girl Scout Series and Events

Who Needs What Training?

Girl Scouting 101

Volunteer Training at a Glance

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One-Time Volunteers

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Short-Term Volunteers

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Service Unit Managers

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Service Team Members

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Volunteer Training Details (Who Needs What) Course Title

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Welcome Session (60 minutes) This is an informal meeting held by a volunteer in your community, with a membership staff member or at one of our Girl Scout Gathering Places.

You will receive a welcome packet with start-up materials. This packet will provide information needed to register your troop as well as items to use during your Girl Scout volunteer training.

One volunteer from each new troop.

After receiving their volunteer approval letter and before participating in Girl Scouting 101.

Girl Scouting 101 (60 minutes) This Girl Scouts of the USA course is offered online. Call your

Includes fundamentals of Girl Scouting – the Promise and Law, Girl Scout Mission and history, and introduction to the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and an overview of the National Program Portfolio.

All Girl Scout volunteers who work with girls in troops.

Before beginning their volunteer assignment.

Volunteer Essentials (150 minutes) This course is offered in person, as a webinar or with a self-study option.

This session covers essential information for volunteers who work with girls including council structure, council and national policies and procedures, safety, Girl Scout grade levels, managing troop finances, traditions and more!

Required for at least one volunteer in each troop.

Before meeting with your girls after Girl Scouting 101.

Volunteering for Girl Scout Series and Events (30minutes) This Girl Scouts of the USA course is offered online. Call your

This course covers pertinent Girl Scout information for volunteers who work with girls in a short term capacity. Position orientation by your volunteer supervisor will be set up as needed and will complete your training.

All Girl Scout volunteers who work in a short term capacity.

Before beginning your volunteer assignment.

Grade Level (180 minutes) This course is offered in person or as a webinar for Junior or Cadette/Senior/ Ambassador leaders.

This session covers grade level specific information about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and utilizing the National Girl Scout Program Portfolio with your troop. Choose from Daisy, Brownie, Junior, or Cadette/ Senior/Ambassador grade levels.

Required for at least one volunteer in each troop.

After Volunteer Essentials before or within 12 weeks of the first meeting.

Adult/Child CPR, AED and First Aid (6 hours) This course is offered in person

This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to act in an emergency until emergency medical services personnel arrives. You will learn and practice adult and child CPR including AED and standard first aid skills.

Required for at least one volunteer during overnights, camping trips and other activities specified in the Safety Activity Checkpoints.

Prior to overnights and camping trips and any other activity as specified in the Safety Activity Checkpoints.

regional manager of adult development if you do not have Internet access.

regional manager of adult development if you do not have Internet access.

This course also has a blended learning option consisting of a self directed online portion and an in 4

NOTE: The following health care providers may also serve as FirstAiders for Girl Scout groups: physician, physician’s assistant, nurse practitioner, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, paramedic, military medic, dentist


person skills session.

or emergency medical technician.

Volunteer Training Details (Who Needs What) Course Title

What is Covered

Who Needs It

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Adult/Child CPR/AED and First Aid Challenge (45 minutes)

Volunteers confident in their knowledge and skills may challenge out to keep their certificates current.

Volunteers confident in the ability to pass the written test and to perform CPR with AED and/or first aid skills to maintain their certification.

To keep your CPR, AED/First Aid certification current.

Level II First Aid

Advanced safety skills related to the activities of the group. Each provider has a different name for its course, so be sure to check before taking a course.

Required when the emergency response time is 30 minutes or more or for camping and events with more than 200 participants and other activities listed in the Safety Activity Checkpoints.

Prior to acting as the First-Aider Level II for activities listed in the Safety

Call or e-mail Lis Christensson Manager of Adult Development, Central Region – see page 2.

Outdoor Module 1 Discover the Outdoors This course is available as a self-study only.

This self-study will provide you with information, processes, and procedures to take your group outside to discover the out-of-doors and to lead indoor overnights at a Girl Scout camp or other secure facility with kitchen and bathroom facilities. It includes ideas for connecting with nature and taking action to make the world a better place.

Activity Checkpoints.

Required for one adult volunteer in each group who is serving as the camp trained adult for hiking, overnight cabin camping, or other overnight experiences where the program and outdoor meals are facilitated by trained staff or volunteers. Upon completion of this

After Volunteer Essentials before beginning planning to discover the outdoors or planning the first indoor overnight.

module, you will NOT be prepared to participate in outdoor cooking or fire building.

Outdoor Module 2/3 Cabin/Tent Camping (6 hours) This course is in a group setting.

This fast-paced, hands-on 6-hour training session is a combination of the skills taught in Outdoor Module 2 Cabin Camping and Outdoor Module 3 Tent Camping. You will experience a large variety of outdoor cooking methods when making lunch, try fire building and orienteering while being comfortable with outdoor safety and the Leave No Trace principles.

Required for one adult volunteer in each group who is serving as the camp trained adult for outdoor cooking and/or overnight cabin or tent camping.

After completing Module 1 self study and/or equivalent training before participating in outdoor cooking or fire building with girls.

Outdoor Module 4 Advanced Camping Skills This course is offered upon request to volunteers and girls in Cadette, Senior and Ambassador grade levels who are interested in planning a high adventure or back country trip.

Module 4 begins with a planning meeting that will determine when and where the overnight training will take place and what preparations need to be done by each participant. The overnight’s emphasis will be on advanced camping skills and Leave No Trace Outdoor Ethics. Participation in the planning session is required for anyone taking part in the overnight session.

Recommended for one adult in each troop who is serving as the troop camp trained adult for primitive or high adventure camping trips.

After completing Outdoor Module 3 or equivalent training before working with girls to plan in a advanced camping trip.

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LEADERSHIP TRAINING GIRL SCOUTING 101 What:

This 60-minute Girl Scouts of the USA online session provides an overview of Girl Scouting today. It includes the fundamentals of Girl Scouting – the Promise and Law, Girl Scout Mission and history, an introduction to the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting, and the Journeys program. Complete this session at your convenience prior to attending Volunteer Essentials. Call your regional manager of adult development referenced on page 2 if you do not have Internet access. Who: All adult volunteers who work with girls in troops. Pre-req: Complete a volunteer application prior to participating in Girl Scouting 101. Contact your recruiter for additional information. Note: To enjoy the full benefits of the online training, your PC or Mac should include these features: Flash 8 or 9 Player (software), sound (audio) card, speakers, ability to disable the pop-up blocker, high-speed Internet connection, printer and headset (optional). Directions: To begin the training program: • Go to http://training.girlscouts.org/default.asp • Choose English or Spanish • Type the password aboutGS101 • Click login

VOLUNTEERING FOR GIRL SCOUT SERIES AND EVENTS What:

This Girl Scouts of the USA online session is a condensed version of Girl Scouting 101. If you’re a short-term or onetime volunteer, this 30-minute introduction will give you the essence of Girl Scouts’ inspiring national leadership experience—whenever it’s convenient for you. Call your regional manager of adult development referenced on page 2 if you do not have Internet access. Who: All adult volunteers working with girls not in a troop setting. Pre-req: Complete a volunteer service application prior to participating in Volunteering for Girl Scout Series and Events. Contact your recruiter for additional information. Note: To enjoy the full benefits of the updated online training, your PC or Mac should include these features: Flash 8 or 9 Player (software), sound (audio) card, speakers, ability to disable the pop-up blocker, high-speed Internet connection, printer and headset (optional). Directions: To begin the training program: • Go to http://training.girlscouts.org/default.asp • Choose English or Spanish • Type the password volunteer • Click login

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VOLUNTEER ESSENTIALS What:

This face-to-face session offers new leaders essential information about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, Girl Scout grade level program resources and activities, national and council policies, procedures and safety information, money earning and group finance management, plus additional information to help you get your troop off to a great start including tips for holding your first parent meeting. Who: At least one leader in each troop/group. Pre-req: You must complete Girl Scouting 101 before attending Volunteer Essentials. Min/Max: 6/20 Bring: Volunteer Essentials handbook if you have one. Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the scheduled training day. Self-Study Option: A self-study option is available for this session. Contact your regional manager of adult development to request a copy. See page 2 for contact information. Webinar Option: A webinar option is available for this session. See page 8 for a listing of dates and times. Code

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22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 8301 Harlem Ave, Niles, IL 60714 650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061 8638 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60619 224 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187 1000 Pfingsten Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5450 W Diversey Ave, Chicago, Il 60639 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433

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22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Gurnee, IL 60031 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 Arlington Heights, IL 60004 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

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VOLUNTEER ESSENTIALS WEBINAR What:

Enjoy this session from the convenience of your own computer. This webinar session offers new leaders essential information about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, Girl Scout grade level program resources and activities, national and council policies, procedures and safety information, money earning and group finance management, as well as, information to help you get your troop off to a great start with tips for holding your first parent meeting. Who: At least one leader in each troop/group Pre-req: You must complete Girl Scouting 101 before attending Volunteer Essentials. Min/Max: 6/50 Have Available: Volunteer Essentials handbook if you have one Deadline: Registration closes 7 days prior to the scheduled training day. Self Study Option: A self study option is available for this session. Contact your regional manager of adult development to request a copy. See page 2 for contact information. Code

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DAISY GRADE LEVEL What:

This course provides leaders of kindergarten and first grade girls with an in-depth look at how to create a quality leadership experience for Girl Scout Daisies through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Discover and explore resources and awards through the use of the National Program Portfolio that includes Journeys and the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting. At least one leader in each troop/group.

Who: Pre-req: Volunteer Essentials Min/Max: 6/20 Bring: Grade level resources – The Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting Journeys and adult “How To” Guides,” if you have them. Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Code

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Thu, 11/1/2012 Mon, 11/5/2012 Mon, 11/5/2012 Tue, 11/6/2012 Thu, 11/8/2012 Thu, 11/8/2012 Fri, 11/9/2012 Mon, 11/12/2012 Tue, 11/13/2012 Wed, 11/14/2012 Wed, 11/14/2012 Thu, 11/15/2012 Sat, 11/17/2012 Mon, 11/19/2012 Tue, 11/27/2012 Mon, 12/3/2012 Mon, 1/7/2013 Tue, 1/8/2013 Thu, 1/10/2013 Tue, 1/15/2013 Wed, 1/16/2013 Wed, 1/23/2013 Thu, 1/24/2013 Thu, 1/31/2013 Thu, 1/31/2013 Mon, 2/4/2013 Sat, 2/9/2013 Tue, 2/12/2013 Thu, 2/14/2013

Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi St. Peters Church Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi TBA Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Chicago Gathering Place Merrillville Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi St. Hubert Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Friendship Center Forest Park Community Center Homewood Gathering Place Merrillville Gathering Place Merrillville Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Homewood Gathering Place St. Thomas UMC Joliet Gathering Place Chicago Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Winston Elementary Campus Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Homewood Gathering Place Joliet Gathering Place TBA Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5450 W Diversey Ave, Chicago, IL 60639 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Lake Villa, IL 60046 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 729 Grand Canyon St, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

7640 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park, IL 60130 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 2S511 Route 53 Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 900 E Palatine Rd, Palatine 60074 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 Gurnee, IL 60031 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 1:00PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 1:00 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:15 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 4:00PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 4:00 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM

BROWNIE GRADE LEVEL What:

This course provides leaders of girls in second and third grades with an in-depth look at how to create a quality experience for Girl Scout Brownies through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Discover and explore resources and awards through the use of the National Program Portfolio, which includes Journeys and the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting. At least one leader in each troop/group.

Who: Prereq: Volunteer Essentials Min/Max: 6/20 Bring: Grade level resources – the Girls’ Guide to Girl Scouting, Girl Journeys and Adult “How To” Guides – if you have them. Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

End

3010 3013 3017 5668 1200 3029 1201

Thu, 9/6/2012 Tue, 9/11/2012 Wed, 9/12/2012 Thu, 9/13/2012 Sat, 9/15/2012 Mon, 9/17/2012 Wed, 9/19/2012

Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Merrillville Gathering Place St. Hubert Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Gary UMC

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 729 Grand Canyon St, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 224 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187

6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 4:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM

10


1202 1203 1204 5670 3049 3053 1205 3063 5682 3065 3069 3073 1206 5683 3075 3079 5611 3083 3086 1207 1208 3095 3106 5686 1209 3123 1214 3128 3130 3137 3140 1210 3146 5689 3213 3152 5607 1211 5692 5694 5695 3164 5600 1212 3173 3179 5601 3183 5603 5604 3195

Sat, 9/22/2012 Mon, 9/24/2012 Wed, 9/26/2012 Wed, 9/26/2012 Thu, 9/27/2012 Fri, 9/28/2012 Wed, 10/3/2012 Thu, 10/4/2012 Mon, 10/8/2012 Tue, 10/9/2012 Wed, 10/10/2012

Thu, 10/11/2012 Thu, 10/11/2012 Thu, 10/11/2012 Fri, 10/12/2012 Sat, 10/13/2012 Sat, 10/13/2012 Mon, 10/15/2012 Thu, 10/18/2012 Sat, 10/20/2012 Tue, 10/23/2012 Tue, 10/23/2012 Thu, 10/25/2012 Thu, 10/25/2012 Tue, 10/30/2012 Fri, 11/2/2012 Mon, 11/5/2012 Mon, 11/5/2012 Tue, 11/6/2012 Thu, 11/8/2012 Fri, 11/9/2012 Wed, 11/14/2012 Wed, 11/14/2012 Wed, 11/14/2012 Fri, 11/16/2012 Fri, 11/16/2012 Sat, 11/17/2012 Tue, 11/27/2012 Thu, 11/29/2012 Wed, 12/5/2012 Mon, 12/10/2012 Tue, 1/15/2013 Thu, 1/17/2013 Sun, 1/22/2013 Wed, 1/23/2013 Mon, 1/28/2013 Wed, 1/30/2013 Thu, 1/31/2013 Thu, 2/7/2013 Wed, 2/13/2013 Thu, 2/14/2013

Journey World Vernon Hills Gathering Place Shabonee School Friendship Center Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Winston Elementary CampusCamp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Facilitator Home First United Methodist Church Joliet Gathering Place Chicago Gathering Place Forest Park Community Center Homewood Gathering Place First Baptist Church Little Village Chamber Demotte UMC Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Vernon Hills Gathering Place St. Hubert Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Merrillville Gathering Place St. John Brebeuf Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi St. Peters Church Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Chicago Gathering Place TBA- Lake Forest Joliet Gathering Place Friendship Center 6th District Police Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Friendship Center St. Nicholas Church Merrillville Gathering Place Homewood Gathering Place Facilitator Home Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Merrillville Gathering Place Vernon Hills Gathering Place Chicago Gathering Place Joliet Gathering Place Homewood Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Merrillville Gathering Place Friendship Center Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642 650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061 1000 Pfingsten Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 900 E Palatine Rd, Palatine 60074 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1141 Salt Creek Road Chesterton Indiana 46304 100th Street & Central Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 7640 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park, IL 60130 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 6916 34th St (at Clinton) Berwyn, IL 60402 2nd Floor - 3610 W 26th St Chicago, IL 60623 227 Halleck St, Demotte, IN 46310 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061 729 Grand Canyon St, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 8301 Harlem Ave, Niles, IL 60714 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5450 W Diversey Ave, Chicago, Il 60639 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 Lake Forest, IL 60045 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478 7808 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60620 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

806 Ridge, Evanston, Il 60202 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 1141 Salt Creek Road Chesterton Indiana 46304 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:30 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:00 PM 9:00 AM 12:30PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:00PM 6:30 PM 1:00PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM

4:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:00 PM 12:00 PM 3:30PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 4:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 4:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:00PM 9:30 PM 4:00PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 4:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 11


3198 1213

Wed, 2/20/2013

Tue, 2/28/2013

Joliet Gathering Place Journey World

1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642

6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM

JUNIOR GRADE LEVEL What:

This course provides leaders of fourth and fifth-grade girls with an in-depth look at how to create a quality experience for Girl Scout Juniors through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Discover and explore resources and awards through the use of the National Program Portfolio, which includes the Journeys and the Girl’s Guides to Girl Scouting. At least one leader in each troop/group.

Who: Pre-req: Volunteer Essentials Min/Max: 6/20 Bring: Grade level resources – the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting, Journeys and adult “How To” guides, if you have them Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Webinar Option: See page 13 for a listing of dates and times. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

End

3003 3006 3008 3019 1300 1301 3036 3041 3042 3064 1303 3066 3071 5612 3211 1304 3091 3097 3107 1305 3121 1308 3131 5687 3134 3141 5688 3153 3214 5608 5697 3165

Tue, 9/4/2012 Wed, 9/5/2012 Thu, 9/6/2012 Thu, 9/13/2012 Sat, 9/15/2012 Wed, 9/19/2012 Thu, 9/20/2012 Mon, 9/24/2012 Mon, 9/24/2012 Tue, 10/9/2012 Tue, 10/9/2012 Tue, 10/9/2012 Thu, 10/11/2012 Sat, 10/13/2012 Thu, 10/18/2012 Sat, 10/20/2012 Mon, 10/22/2012 Wed, 10/24/2012 Thu, 10/25/2012 Mon, 10/29/2012 Thu, 11/1/2012 Mon, 11/5/2012 Tue, 11/6/2012 Tue, 11/6/2012 Wed, 11/7/2012 Fri, 11/9/2012 Mon, 11/12/2012 Fri, 11/16/2012 Fri, 11/16/2012 Sat, 11/17/2012 Wed, 12/12/2012 Tue, 1/15/2013

Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 12:30PM 6:30PM 1:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:00PM 1:00PM 6:30 PM 4:00 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 4:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 3:30PM 9:30PM 4:00 AM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:00PM 4:00PM 9:30 PM 7:00 PM

12

Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi St. Hubert TBA Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi St. Mary Community Center First United Methodist Church Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Demotte UMC Calvary Lutheran Church Vernon Hills Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place First Baptist Church Shabonee School Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi St. Peters Church Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Homewood Gathering Place Joliet Gathering Place Chicago Gathering Place Facilitator Home Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 6th District Police Friendship Center Merrillville Gathering Place Journey World

729 Grand Canyon St, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Lake Villa, IL 60046 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 795 Center St, DesPlaines, IL 60016 100th Street & Central Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 227 Halleck St, Demotte, IN, 46310 6149 Kenneth Ave, Chicago, IL 60629 650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 6916 34th St (at Clinton) Berwyn, IL 60402 1000 Pfingsten Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 5450 W Diversey Ave, Chicago, Il 60639 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1005 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 1141 Salt Creek Road Chesterton Indiana 46304 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 7808 S Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60620 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622


3177 3180 3185 3194 3199

Thu, 1/24/2013 Mon, 1/28/2013 Thu, 2/7/2013 Tue, 2/12/2013 Wed, 2/20/2013

Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM

JUNIOR GRADE LEVEL - WEBINAR What:

New This Year! Enjoy this session from the convenience of your own computer. This course provides leaders of

middle school and high school girls with an in-depth look at how to create a quality experience for Girl Scout Juniors through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and processes. Discover and explore resources and awards through the use of the National Program Portfolio - Journeys and the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting. At least one leader in each troop/group.

Who: Prereq: Volunteer Essentials Min/Max: 3/20 Have available: Grade level resources – the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting, Journeys and adult guides, if you have them. Deadline: Registration closes 7 days prior to the day of the training. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

End

1302 1306 1307

Mon, 10/1/2012 Thu, 11/15/2012 Sun, 2/12/2012

Webinar Webinar Webinar

Webinar Webinar Webinar

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM

CADETTE, SENIOR, AMBASSADOR GRADE LEVEL What:

This course provides leaders of middle school and high school girls with an in-depth look at how to create a quality experience for Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Discover and explore resources and awards through the use of the National Program Portfolio which include the Journeys and the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting. At least one leader in each troop/group.

Who: Prereq: Volunteer Essentials Min/Max: 3/20

Bring: Grade level resources – the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting, Journeys and adult “How To” guides, if you have them. Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Webinar Option: See page 14 for a listing of dates and times.

Code

Date

1400 Mon, 9/10/2012 3018 Wed, 9/12/2012 3020 Thu, 9/13/2012 3031 Tue, 9/18/2012 3043 Mon, 9/24/2012 3050 Thu, 9/27/2012 3077 Sat, 10/13/2012 5613 Sat, 10/13/2012 3212 Thu, 10/18/2012 3090 Mon, 10/22/2012 3102 Mon, 10/22/2012 1402 Wed, 10/24/2012 3098 Wed, 10/24/2012

Location

Address

Start

End

Forest Park Community Center Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Demotte UMC Calvary Lutheran Church Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi First UMC St. Hubert Joliet Gathering Place

7640 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park, IL 60130 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 227 Halleck St, Demotte, IN, 46310 6149 Kenneth Ave, Chicago, Il 60629 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 100th Street & Central Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 12:30PM 6:30PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM 3:30PM 9:30PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM

729 Grand Canyon St, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433

13


3108 3124 3132 3138 3150 5609 5697 3160 3169 3203

Thu, 10/25/2012 First Baptist Church

6916 34th St (at Clinton) Berwyn, IL 60402

Fri, 11/2/2012 Tue, 11/6/2012 Thu, 11/8/2012 Thu, 11/15/2012 Sat, 11/17/2012 Tue, 12/11/2012 Tue, 1/8/2013 Wed, 1/16/2013 Sat, 2/23/2013

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Friendship Center Friendship Center Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

6:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 1:00PM 6:30 AM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM

9:00 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 4:00PM 9:30 AM 9:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:00 PM

CADETTE/SENIOR/AMBASSADOR GRADE LEVEL - WEBINAR What:

Enjoy this session from the convenience of your own computer. This course provides leaders of middle school and high school girls with an in-depth look at how to create a quality experience for Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and processes. Discover and explore resources and awards through the use of the National Program Portfolio - Journeys and the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting. At least one leader in each troop/group.

Who: Prereq: Volunteer Essentials Min/Max: 3/20 Have available:Grade level resources the Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting, Journeys and adult guides, if you have them. Deadline: Registration closes 7 days prior to the day of the training. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

End

1401 1403

Mon, 9/10/2012 Tue, 11/13/2012

Webinar Webinar

Webinar Webinar

6:30 PM 6:30 PM

9:30 PM 9:30 PM

14


OUTDOOR TRAINING OUTDOOR MODULE 1 – DISCOVER THE OUTDOORS What:

Who:

This self-study will provide you with information, processes, and procedures to take your group outside to discover the out-of-doors and to lead indoor overnights at a Girl Scout camp or other secure facility with kitchen and bathroom facilities. It includes ideas for connecting with nature and taking action to make the world a better place. One adult volunteer in each group who is serving as the camp trained adult. Troops may participate in indoor overnights after completion of this module, but cannot participate in outdoor cooking or fire building.

Prereq: Volunteer Essentials Cost $3 Deadline: Please note that this module is a pre-requisite for Outdoor Module 2. Completion: After registration closes, we will mail you Outdoor Essentials which includes Outdoor Module 1. Complete the learning log and submit it (e-mail/fax/mail) to Lis Christensson, manager of adult development, for review. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

End

3113 3114 3115 3116 3117 3118 3119

Tue, 9/11/2012 Tue, 9/25/2012 Tue, 10/9/2012 Tue, 10/23/2012 Tue, 11/13/2012 Tue, 12/11/2012 Tue, 1/15/2013

Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study

Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study Self-Study

9:15 AM 9:15 AM 9:15 AM 9:15 AM 9:15 AM 9:15 AM 9:15 AM

9:30 PM 9:30 AM 9:30 AM 9:30 AM 9:30 AM 9:30 AM 9:30 AM

OUTDOOR MODULE 2 & 3 COMBO

What: This fast-paced, hands-on 6-hour training session is a combination of the skills taught in Outdoor Module 2 Cabin Camping and Outdoor Module 3 Tent Camping . You will experience a large variety of outdoor cooking methods when making lunch, try fire building and orienteering while being comfortable with outdoor safety and the Leave No Trace

principles. Who: At least one leader for each troop/group wanting to go tent camping Prereq: Outdoor Module 1 – Discover the Outdoors Cost: $15 Min/Max: 6/20 Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

End

3000 3015 3026 3038 5711 3039 1500 3054 3057 1501 1502 3088 3111 3112 3205 3206

Sat, 9/1/2012 Wed, 9/12/2012 Sat, 9/152012 Sat, 9/22/2012 Sat, 9/22/2012 Sun, 9/23/2012 Sat, 9/29/2012 Sat, 9/29/2012 Tue, 10/2/2012 Sat, 10/13/2012 Sat, 10/20/2012 Sat, 10/20/2012 Sat, 10/27/2012 Sat, 10/27/2012 Sat, 3/9/2013 Sat, 3/16/2013

Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Butternut Springs Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi TBA, Schaumburg Journey World Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Chain O'Lakes State Park Camp Juniper Knoll Camp Palos Camp River Trails Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Journey World Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 650N 175W, Valparaiso, IN 46385 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Schaumburg, IL 60159

9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:30AM 10:00 AM 9:00AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00AM 9:00AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM

3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 2:30 PM 4:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM

770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 8916 Wilmot Road, Spring Grove, IL 60081 W 5095 State Road 20, East Troy, WI 53120 11736 Will-Cook Road, Palos Park, Il 60464 2599 E US 52, Sheridan, IL 60551 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

15


3207

Sat, 3/23/2013

Camp River Trails

2599 E US 52, Sheridan, IL 60551

9:00 AM

3:00 PM

FIRST-AIDER TRAINING ADULT/CHILD CPR WITH AED AND FIRST AID What:

This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to act in an emergency until emergency medical services personnel arrives. You will learn and practice adult and child CPR including AED and standard first aid skills. Who: Adults who will be serving as the trained First-Aider for troop/group camping trips and other activities listed in the Safety Activity Checkpoints that require a First-Aider. Cost: $30 - includes a 60-page pocket guide. Optional purchase: Participant’s Manual $15. Min/Max: 6/10 Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Code

Date

Location

Address

Start

3001 3027 5819 3076 5827 5821 1452 3125 5822

Sat, 9/1/2012 Sat, 9/15/2012 Thu, 9/20/2012 Sat, 10/13/2012 Sat, 10/13/2012 Sat, 10/20/2012 Sat, 10/27/2012 Sat, 11/3/2012 Thu, 11/8/2012

Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Friendship Center Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Demotte UMC Friendship Center Gary UMC Joliet Gathering Place Merrillville Gathering Place

1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 8:00 AM 9:30 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM

3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 2:00 PM 3:30 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM

1453 5826 3156 5823 3162 3163 3170 5824 3188 3190 5825 3202 3204

Sat, 11/10/2012 Sat, 11/17/2012 Sat, 12/1/2012 Sat, 12/8/2012 Sat, 1/12/2013 Sat, 1/12/2013 Sat, 1/19/2013 Sat, 1/19/2013 Sat, 2/9/2013 Sun, 2/10/2013 Sat, 2/16/2013 Sat, 2/23/2013 Sat, 3/2/2013

Vernon Hills Gathering Place Friendship Center Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi United Church of Hyde Park Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Merrillville Gathering Place Joliet Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Merrillville Gathering Place Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Joliet Gathering Place

650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061

9:00 AM 9:00AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 8:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM

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5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 227 Halleck St, Demotte, IN 46310 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

224 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1448 E. 53rd Street Chicago IL 60615 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 8699 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433

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ADULT/CHILD CPR WITH AED What:

This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to act in an emergency until emergency medical services personnel arrives. You will learn and practice adult and child CPR including AED. Who: Adults who will be serving as the trained First-Aider for troop/group camping trips and other activities listed in the Safety Activity Checkpoints that require a First-Aider. This is the CPR portion – you will also need to be certified in First Aid. Cost: $15 - includes 60-page pocket guide. Optional purchase: Participant’s manual $15. Min/Max: 6/10 Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Code 16

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3014 3047 3089 3154 3158 3191

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Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi First United Church of Christ Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi First Baptist Church Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 848 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60302 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 6916 34th St (at Clinton) Berwyn, IL 60402 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

9:00 AM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:00 PM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM

12:30 PM 9:00 PM 12:30 PM 9:30 PM 12:30 PM 12:30 PM

FIRST AID What:

This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to act in an emergency until emergency medical services personnel arrives. You will learn and practice standard first aid skills. Who: Adults who will be serving as the trained First-Aider for troop/group camping trips and other activities listed in the Safety Activity Checkpoints that require a First-Aider. This is the First Aid portion. You will also need to be certified in CPR. Cost: $15- includes a 60-page pocket guide. Optional purchase: Participant’s manual $15. Min/Max: 6/10 Deadline: Registration closes 5 days prior to the day of the training. Code

Date

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3021 Thu, 9/13/2012 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 3060 Wed, 10/3/2012 First United Methodist Church 3093 Tue, 10/23/2012 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 3155 Fri, 11/30/2012 First Baptist Church 3161 Wed, 1/9/2013 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 3192 Tue, 2/12/2013 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

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22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 100th Street & Central Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 6916 34th St (at Clinton) Berwyn, IL 60402 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

9:00 AM 6:30 PM 9:00 AM 6:00 PM 9:00 AM 9:00 AM

12:00 PM 9:00 PM 12:00 PM 9:00 PM 12:00 PM 12:00 PM

BLENDED LEARNING - ADULT/CHILD CPR WITH AED AND FIRST AID

What: Blended learning is a convenient way for leaders to learn CPR/AED/First Aid. This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to act in emergency until professional medical help arrives. The first part of the training is online and takes approximately 4 hours to complete. You do not need to complete the training in one sitting; you can do a section and log back in to finish at a later time. You have 14 days from the time you log in to complete the online portion. During the second part of the training a Certified Instructor leads a skills session where participants’ skills are learned/practiced and then assessed with scenario tools. You must complete the skills session within 30 days after you have completed the first part – the online portion. The dates below are for your skills sessions - the second part of the Blended Learning – this is what you register for to attend in person. About two weeks prior to your skills session you will receive an e-mail confirmation for the online portion that will include a user name, password and link for your session.

Who:

Adults who will be service as the trained First-Aider for troop/group camping trips and other activities listed in the Safety Activity Checkpoints that require a First-Aider.

Cost:

$40 includes both the online and the skills portion. You will receive a 60-page pocket guide at your skills session. Optional: Participants manual will be available for purchase at your skills session for $15.

Min/Max: 6/10 at the skills session Deadline: Registration closes 14 days prior to the day of the skills training in order to provide enough time to complete the online portion prior to the skills training. Bring to your skills session: Your online completion certificate. . Code

Date

Location

3007 3012

Wed, 9/5/2012 Joliet Gathering Place Mon, 9/10/2012 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi

Address

1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517

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7:00 PM 7:00 PM

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Journey World 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622 Gurrie Middle School 1001 S Spring Ave, LaGrange, IL 60525 Vernon Hills Gathering Place 650 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Chicago Gathering Place 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 Gurrie Middle School 1001 S Spring Ave, LaGrange, IL 60525 St. Mary Community Center 795 Center St, DesPlaines, IL 60016 St. Barnabas Convent 10161 S Longwood Dr, Chicago, IL 60643 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Journey World 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622 Gurrie Middle School 1001 S Spring Ave, LaGrange, IL 60525 Joliet Gathering Place 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 First United Methodist Church 100th Street & Central Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Chicago Gathering Place 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Friendship Center 5100 W Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL 60478 Journey World 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622 Winston Elementary Campus900 E Palatine Rd, Palatine 60074 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Chicago Gathering Place 20 South Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603 Joliet Gathering Place 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 St. John Brebeuf 8301 Harlem Ave, Niles, IL 60714 Camp Greene Wood - MiQuachi 22W441 71st St, Woodridge, IL 60517 Journey World 770 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 60642, IL 60622 St. John Luthern 4939 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60641 Joliet Gathering Place 1551 Spencer Rd, Joliet, IL 60433 Gurrie Middle School 1001 S Spring Ave, LaGrange, IL 60525

ADULT/CHILD CPR/AED/ FIRST AID CHALLENGE What:

Who: Cost: How:

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7:00 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 9:00 AM 7:00 PM 6:00 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00PM 9:00 AM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 9:00 AM 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 2:00PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM

9:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 11:00 AM 9:00 PM 8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:00PM 11:00 AM 9:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 11:00 AM 8:00 PM 9:00 PM 4:00PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 8:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 9:00 PM 8:30 PM

Update your CPR and First Aid certificate(s) by challenging out. Instructions will not be provided. Instead, you may challenge out whether your certificate is current or expired. If your certification has expired, you may only challenge out once and if you fail, you must take the full class. The challenge takes approximately 45 minutes and will include the written test as well as emergency scenarios. Volunteers confident in their ability to perform CPR/AED and First Aid skills who wish to maintain certification. $20 - includes a 60-page pocket guide. Contact Lis Christensson, manager of adult development, Central Region e-mail lchristensson@girlscoutsgcnwi.org to set up a challenge.


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Leaders’ Conference 2013 A day of learning and fun for adults who work with g irls

Saturday, January 26, 2013 $15 per person includes continental breakfast, lunch and program supplies.

Optional additional activities includes Saturday dinner and overnight

9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Early Bird activities beg in at 8:45 a.m.

The Gathering Place Camp Butternut Springs, Valparaiso, Indiana

Want to Save Money? Register by December 31 to receive $3 discount!

Connect with old friends and meet new friends from across our council

REGISTRATION: Register online at www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org/reg isternow. Type in course code 6330 for registrations prior to 12/31/12 or course code 6331 for registrations from January 1-16, 2013. Mail your registration to Leaders’ Conference, Lisle Regional Service Center, 2400 Ogden Avenue, Suite 400, Lisle, IL 60532 or fax to 630.544.5999. Use the Training Registration Form found at the end of this publication. Optional activities – Do you want more time to network and relax with your Girl Scout friends? Join us for dinner only at Hickory Unit. Cost is $10. Use course code 6332 to register. Or you can choose to sign up for an overnight from Saturday evening to Sunday morning at Hickory Unit which includes dinner, lodging and breakfast. Cost is $15. Use course code 6333. PAYMENT METHODS: Checks, money orders, (payable to Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana), credit cards and cash. Please do not send cash through the mail. Refunds will not be provided. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, January 16, 2013 or sooner if the event reaches its maximum capacity of 100 participants. Be sure to register early. NEED ADDITIONAL INFORMATION? Contact Dee Bridges, Manager of Adult Development by calling 708-658-2311 or emailing dbridges@girlscoutsgcnwi.org .

LEADERS’ CONFERENCE 2013 SCHEDULE TIME/LOCATION

Gathering Place Great Room

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast Early Bird Activities: Hands-on Helpers Welcome and Opening “Journey’s” through Science

8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m.– 9:45 a.m. 10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. 1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. 22

Table Talk

Gathering Place Breakout Room 1

Gathering Place Breakout Room 2

Gathering Place Breakout Room 3

Still Singing After All These Years

Bridging Breakthroughs

Going Places

Earning Girl Scout Silver and Gold Awards Understanding the GSLE

Take a Hike!

F.B.I. and more (Faith Based Initiatives)

Unlocking the “Cliques”

RE-use, RE-purpose and RE-cycle projects

Lunch Leading Games:, Active Games, Quiet Games, Non-Competitive Games Engineering Design for Girls

Clean Up – Everyone Helps! 15 minutes in your last session


4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closing Ceremony and Evaluation

LEADER CONFERENCE WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS 10:00 a.m. Workshops “Journey’s” through Science: - Science doesn’t have to be scary! In this workshop, led by a National Girl Scout/NASA facilitator you will participate in some fun, entertaining, hands-on science activities taken from the Girl Scouts Journey Books that you can easily do with your girls at meetings or at camp. Still Singing After All These Years: - In this workshop you will learn techniques for leading songs and have an opportunity to sing old and new favorite Girl Scout songs. Come prepared to “sing” and bring your tape recorder so you can record the melodies. Bridging Breakthroughs: - helping girls make the transition to a new level and keeping them interested in Girl Scouting as they move from one grade level to the next can be a challenge. Explore ways to earn the Bridging awards and how to plan a ceremony. Going Places: - Around the country or around the globe, get information about taking your troop on extended trips, including planning with girls, permissions, financing and budgeting for a trip.

11:30 a.m. Table Talk

Mix it up! Take this opportunity to mingle with people who have similar interests and share your ideas and Girl Scout success stories. Check the signs at each table to determine which group you would like to join. In addition, there will be displays and information including Summer Camp 2013.Our Council shop will also have items for purchase.

12:00 p.m. Lunch 1:15 p.m. Workshops Leading Games: Active Games, Quiet Games, Non-competitive Games – Learn tips and tricks that will help you successfully lead all kinds of games with girls while you play some active games, quiet games and non-competitive games. Earning Girl Scout Silver and Gold Awards – The steps to earning the highest awards are rooted in the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and the three keys to leadership: girls discover themselves and their values and explore the world, connect with others locally and globally, and take action to make the world a better place. Learn more about your important role as you review the award steps and ways to coach girls as they earn the Silver and Gold Awards. Take a Hike! – Take an invigorating 30 minute walk around camp with a naturalist who can point out some of Butternut’s winter wonders. Be sure to dress for the weather. F.B.I. and More: - In this workshop, you will learn about the council’s Faith Based Initiatives and discuss the Faith Based Awards and the steps to do for girls to earn them, Including My Promise My Faith which is the new GSUSA Faith Based award.

2:30 p.m. Workshops Engineering Design for Girls: – We can help bring engineering down to earth for you! In this workshop led by a GSUSA/NASA trained facilitator, you will find out how to make containers using everyday ordinary materials for the “Raw Egg Drop”. You will have fun with this workshop! Understanding the Girl Scout Leadership Experience: - Learn how to successfully work with your troop using the GSLE leadership model and get tips and suggestions for adding additional activities like trips and other service projects. Unlocking the “Cliques”: – There isn’t much that can be done to shield girls from cliques, but there is plenty you can do to help them understand the difference between a regular group of friends with common interest and a group that excluded and intimidates others. Discuss tips to help girls maintain confidence and character while navigating the cliques and understanding what true friendship is all about.

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RE-use, RE- purpose and RE- cycle projects – This workshop will give you hands on fun and Ideas to help your girls “go green” by making treasures out of items that are usually recycled or discarded. Come see how to make projects your girls will love to create.

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The adult development staff and council volunteer training team members are hard at work to provide you with a great Girl Scout experience. As additional training courses are scheduled, they will be added to the online calendar. Visit www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org/registernow to find out if additional sessions have been scheduled in your area. Here is what to look for in the coming months… •

Spring Summer Training Calendar – The next edition of the Training Calendar with sessions scheduled from March 2012 – August 2013 will be available online in late February and in print at the March service unit meetings. If you have a great location in your community and are interested in hosting a training there, contact your manager of adult development before December 1, 2012.

Outdoor Module 1 Webinar – New this spring! We will host Outdoor Module 1 webinars in addition to the self study option for this training. Watch the spring calendar for dates.

Call or E-mail for More Information •

Facilitating Adult Learning – A course for volunteers who are interested in becoming part of the council training team. This year, we are planning three courses that will prepare participants to become part of the GSGCNWI Council Training team. o Saturday, September 15, 2012, , Joliet Gathering Place o Saturday, February 9, 2013, Vernon Hills Gathering Place o Saturday, July 27, 2013, Merrillville Gathering Place Contact Debbie Nawara, director of adult development and training innovation, at 630-544-5975 or e-mail dnawara@girlscoutsgcnwi.org for more information.

First Aid Instructor Training – A course for volunteers who are interested in facilitating CPR and First Aid classes. Contact Lis Christensson, manager of adult development, at lchristensson@girlscoutsgcnwi.org or 630-544-5909 for more information.

Wilderness First Aid – This training is a 16-hour experiential learning session – like actions and consequences – taking place in an outdoor setting. It will certify you (two years) to take your girls into the backcountry/wilderness. Prerequisite current FA/CPR certification. Contact Lis Christensson, manager of adult development, Central Region at 630-544-5909 or e-mail lchristensson@girlscoutsgcnwi.org for more information. This course qualifies you as a Level II First-Aider.

Space still available…LEAP registration closes September 12! LEAP is an acronym for Leader Enrichment Activity Program, This weekend for adults who work with girls includes workshops on canoeing, archery, outdoor cooking, crafts, nature, hikes, service projects, fitness, off-site trips , Girl Scout program tips and many other activities. You will find that some of the workshops are just for you and other are •great . ideas to take back to your girls. How much or how little you do is up to you. Participants have the option to spend the weekend or just attend workshops on Saturday. Sleeping accommodations include platform tents outdoors, yurts or cabins indoors. A late night gathering spot is available for those who want to catch up with friends until the wee hours of the morning. Most meals are served cafeteria style in the dining hall with all participants helping during one meal time. To register to to www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org/registernow. Check out the complete schedule of workshops and activities at http://www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org/media/forms/Basic_Information_Packet_LEAP_2012_FINAL.pdf

Join your Girl Scout friends, old and new, at LEAP A weekend of learning and fun for adults who work with girls. (V.I.T.’s and C.I.T.’s are also welcome.)

Friday – Sunday: $50 per person - code #6319

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New LEAP participants are eligible for a $5.00 discount!


Adult Development Financial Assistance Application Form Program Year 2012 - 2013

This form is confidential, and must be completed by the adult requesting assistance. Funds are limited; assistance is based on financial need and availability. Please attach your completed training registration form found at the back of this Training Calendar. Applicant will be notified by e-mail or mail after their request has been reviewed.

Submit completed form to:

Debbie Nawara, Director of Adult Development and Training Innovation Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana 2400 Ogden Avenue, Suite 400, Lisle, IL 60532 Phone: 630-544-5975 Fax: 630-544-5999 E-mail: dnawara@girlscoutsgcnwi.org

__________________________________________________________ Applicant Name:

Applicant Address: City

State

Zip

Day time Phone:

Volunteer Position(s) E-mail Address Has the applicant participated in a Product Program Activity in the current membership year?

__Yes ___No

Amount of money available from the troop treasury to support this training: Reason for Request: Has the applicant received Girl Scout financial assistance within the last 12 months?

___Yes ___ No

If so: How much? ____________ When? For what purpose? Please indicate the amount of financial assistance you are requesting for an adult development opportunity $_____ First Aid/CPR Training

$_____ Outdoor Training

$_____ Enrichment Training

Name of enrichment opportunity:

How will you use the information you learn from this opportunity to benefit Girl Scouts? The following data is requested only to measure progress toward serving adults within our jurisdiction. (Check one) ___ American Indian/Alaskan Native

___ Black

___ Other

___ White

Are you also of Spanish/Hispanic origin? ___ Yes ___ No

Does the applicant have a disability? If yes, check type:

____ Asian/Pacific Islander

___ Yes

___ No

___ Physical Impairment

___ Visual Impairment

___ Hearing Impairment

___ Speech Impairment

Other impairment Applicant Signature

Date:

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Amount Approved ________ Accounting notification date:

Applicant notified: ___ e-mail ___mail date:


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GIRL SCOUTS OF THE U.S.A. OFFICIAL AWARD Leadership Development Pin and Additional Leaves Application Awards Criteria

The Leadership Development Pin is an earned recognition that recognizes adult troop leaders, coleaders and assistant leaders who demonstrate competence, continuous improvement and participate in training in areas that will increase their skills in working with girls. Volunteers meet criteria and complete an application to receive the pin. CRITERIA: 1.

The candidate is an active registered Girl Scout adult who has completed one successful year as a leader or coleader. 2. The candidate has completed required training for the appropriate program/grade level. 3. The candidate has participated in at least two (2) meetings or events beyond the troop level (i.e. service unit, council-wide, meetings or events). 4. The candidate has completed First Aid/CPR and Outdoor Training or has secured an adult who has completed such training.

APPROVAL: 1.

2.

Complete an application and submit to the regional director of volunteer service who will verify that you have earned this recognition. You will receive a letter or e-mail notifying you of your eligibility for the award. The award can be purchased by the volunteer or service unit once approval notification is received.

FORM OF RECOGNITION:

The Leadership Development Pin depicts a brown owl on a yellow background. The pin has five (5) hooks to which leaves may be attached in recognition of advanced training. It is worn on the right side on either side of the Years of Service pin.

ADDITIONAL RECOGNITION:

Candidates applying for Additional Recognition Leaves document their hours and describe how the workshop/training course has improved their work with girls.

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Green Leaf: represents ten hours or one CEU of training. One CEU is equal to ten training hours. These hours may be completed at one workshop, course or training event or represent hours of training accumulated at several events over a period of time. Five green leaves are replaced by one silver leaf.

Silver Leaf: represents 50 hours or five CEUs of training. The hours may be one workshop, course or training event or cumulative hours of training. Five silver leaves are replaced by one gold leaf.

Gold Leaf: represents 250 training hours or 25 CEUs of training.


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GIRL SCOUTS OF THE U.S.A. OFFICIAL AWARD Leadership Development Pin and Additional Leaves Application

Name of Applicant: Applying for: Leadership Development Pin

Silver Leaf – 50 hours or 5 CEUs

Green Leaf – 10 hours or 1 CEU • • • • • •

Gold Leaf – 250 hours – 25 CEUs

Applicant must have completed one successful year in leadership position, reregistered and in her/his second year of leadership to qualify. Leaders with more than two years are also eligible. Complete Section I & II of the application for approval of Leadership Development Pin. Complete Section I & III of the application for approval of Additional Leaves. Send application to a regional director of volunteer services for approval. Allow two weeks for approval. Leadership Development Pin and Leaves can be purchased by the volunteer or Service Unit through the Girl Scout shops once approval letter is received.

SECTION I – Applicant Information Address

City/State/Zip

Region: ________ Service Unit:

Troop

E-mail: Day Phone

Evening Phone

SECTION II - Training Requirements Girl Scouting 101/Volunteer Essentials and Grade Level Training Competed (or equivalent training): Course Name

Date Completed

Course Name

Date Completed

Course Name

Date Completed

Two meetings beyond the troop have been attended. Type of Meeting

Location

Date(s)

1. 2. First Aid/CPR and Outdoor Training have been completed (or you have secured an adult resource person for your troop who has successfully completed the trainings). First Aid/CPR Training Course Name: Location:

Date

Adult Resource Person (if not applicant): Name:

Date

Outdoor Training Course(s) Name(s): Location(s): 30

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Location(s):

Date

Adult Resource Person (if not applicant): Name:

Date

SECTION III - Additional Recognition - Green, Silver and Gold Leaves The applicant has completed training in subject area(s) that increased her skills in working with girls in troops. Training must be relevant to troop program and may be taken through Girl Scouting or through other community groups or educational institutions. The hours may be completed at one workshop, course or training event or represent hours of training accumulated at several events over a period of time. One CEU is equal to 10 hours of training. • One green leaf represents 10 hours of training. • Five green leaves are replaced by one silver leaf which represents 50 hours of training. • Five silver leaves are replaced by one gold leaf which represents 250 hours of training. Enrichment Training History: Total previous enrichment hours:

Leaves previously received:

Name of Training:

Date

Location Indicate how training will help you deliver Girl Scout program to girls:

Hours or CEUs

Name of Training:

Date

Location Indicate how training will help you deliver Girl Scout program to girls:

Hours or CEUs

Name of Training:

Date

Location Indicate how training will help you deliver Girl Scout program to girls:

Hours or CEUs

Name of Training:

Date

Location Indicate how training will help you deliver Girl Scout program to girls:

Hours or CEUs

Name of Training:

Date

Location Indicate how training will help you deliver Girl Scout program to girls:

Hours or CEUs

Name of Training:

Date

Location Indicate how training will help you deliver Girl Scout program to girls:

Hours or CEUs

TO BE COMPLETED BY COUNCIL Applicant  has  has not completed the requirements for the Leadership Development Pin. Council-approved signature:

Date

Applicant has  completed  not completed the requirements for additional recognition. Number of training hours to be awarded _____ Number of Leaves: Green ______ Silver ______ Council-approved signature: Date

Gold ______ 31


Applicant notified: Date

 E-mail or  Postal Mail

TRAINING BY REQUEST Have you ever wished that a training course was scheduled on a better day or time, or even closer to home? Simply complete these five steps to request a training! ▪ Have a minimum of eight participants who will attend the training. ▪ Choose several dates that would be convenient for your group. ▪ Secure the location, including key pick-up and return, and arrange for pick up of equipment (if needed) ▪ Complete this “Training by Request” form and send it to the regional manager of adult development a minimum of three weeks before your requested date. The regional manager of adult development will call or e-mail to approve or discuss your request. ▪ At least 10 days before the training, send the completed training registration forms and fees*, if appropriate, to your regional manager of adult development. Name:

Daytime Phone:

Volunteer Position:

E-mail:

Region:

Service Unit:

Training Date/Time: 1 Choice:

2nd Choice:

st

Location Name

Address

City

State

Choose the course you would like to schedule. Please submit one form for each request. Volunteer Essentials Daisy Grade Level Brownie Grade Junior Grade Level Cadette/Senior/Ambassador Grade Level

Return to the nearest gathering place:

Traci Tobergte North Region, Manager of Adult Development P 847-573-0500 F 224-207-9258

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Vernon Hills Gathering Place 650 N. Lakeview Parkway Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Lis Christensson Central Region, Manager of Adult Development P 630-544-5909 F 630-544-5999

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Lisle Gathering Place 2400 Ogden Avenue, Suite 400 Lisle, IL 60532

Dee Bridges South Region, Manager of Adult Development P 708-658-2311 F 708-957-8506

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Homewood Gathering Place 1005 W. 175th Street Homewood, IL 60430

ttobergte@girlscoutsgcnwi.org

lchristensson@girlscoutsgcnwi.org

dbridges@girlscoutsgcnwi.org

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Adult/Child CPR and First Aid Outdoor Module 2 (only) Outdoor Module 3 (only) Outdoor Module 2 & 3 Combo Other: _____________________________


*Fees are charged for some courses to cover expenses for equipment and supplies. For current fees, see the Girl Scouts of

Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Training Calendar. Appropriate fees must be submitted in full 10 days prior to your “Training by Request� date. Use the training registration form found at the back of this Training Calendar.

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TRAINING REGISTRATION FORM Submit Form To:

Program Registrar Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Lisle Gathering Place, 2400 Ogden Avenue, Lisle, IL 60532 or Fax 630-544-5999

Name:

Address:

City:

State:

Zip:

Day Phone:

Eve. Phone:

Current Volunteer Status:  New  Experienced Cell Phone:

E-mail address (Please PRINT): I prefer to receive confirmations via  E-mail or  Postal mail Volunteer Position: Troop Number:

Service Unit:________________________________________________________________________

Course #/Title:

Date:

Location:

Course #/Title:

Date:

Location:

Course #/Title:

Date:

Location:

Course fee enclosed (if applicable): $

Make checks payable to Girl Scouts GCNWI.

Credit Card Number:

Type:  MC  Visa  Discover Expiration:

Signature:

Special accommodations:

Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. If class is filled before listed deadline, you will be notified.

TRAINING REGISTRATION FORM

Submit Form To:

Program Registrar Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana Lisle Gathering Place, 2400 Ogden Avenue, Lisle, IL 60532 or Fax 630-544-5999

Name:

Address:

City:

State:

Zip:

Day Phone:

Eve. Phone:

Current Volunteer Status:  New  Experienced Cell Phone:

E-mail address (Please PRINT): I prefer to receive confirmations via  E-mail or  Postal mail Volunteer Position: Troop Number:

Service Unit:________________________________________________________________________

Course #/Title:

Date:

Location:

Course #/Title:

Date:

Location:

Course #/Title:

Date:

Location:

Course fee enclosed (if applicable): $

Make checks payable to Girl Scouts GCNWI.

Credit Card Number:

Type:  MC  Visa  Discover Expiration:

Signature:

Special accommodations:

Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. If class is filled before listed deadline, you will be notified.

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www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org OR www.shopgirlscouts.com Chicago Gathering Place 20 S. Clark Chicago, IL 60603 312-416-2500 Homewood Gathering Place 1005 W. 175th Street Homewood, IL 60430 708-957-8100 Joliet Gathering Place 1551 Spencer Road Joliet, IL 60433 815-723-3449, Lisle Gathering Place 2400 Ogden Avenue, Suite 400 Lisle, IL 60532-3933 630-544-5900 Merrillville Gathering Place 8699 Broadway Merrillville, IN 46410 219-795-3900 Vernon Hills Gathering Place 650 N. Lakeview Parkway Vernon Hills, IL 60061 847-573-0500

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GS Training Calendar 2012-13