Where Can Girl Scouts Go?
Upcoming GSMH Trips Chicago Adventure
GSMH is taking a Chicago adventure with Girl Scout Juniors and Cadettes for five days and four nights in July 2014. Activities will include Navy Pier, Shedd Aquarium, the John Hancock Observatory, and the magnificent mile. You will have the opportunity to choose from other activities as well. Cost is $700 per person and includes transportation, hotel with four girls per room, breakfast, dinner, and most attractions. You can use your Girl Scout Cookie Credit card to help pay for your trip, and you can apply for financial assistance. To register, complete a GSMH Event Registration form and return it to a service center by January 2014. A $100 deposit holds your spot. The full balance must be paid by June 15, 2014. Juniors will need an adult chaperone and Cadettes may register as individuals.
It only happens every three years— Girl Scout National Convention
Every three years, thousands of Girl Scouts from all over the country and the world gather in one spot for the National Girl Scout Convention! The next convention is October 15-19, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah and you don’t want to miss it! The convention features keynote addresses from celebrities and experts, live entertainment, and an exhibit hall featuring hundreds of vendors with products and services relating to Girl Scouting and tons of fabulous freebies! Best of all, the convention will feature a special leadership conference just for teen Girl Scouts with celebrity speakers, entertainment, and hands on workshops. Estimated cost for the trip is $1,300. This estimate includes airfare and other transportation, a hotel room with four girls to a room, breakfast and dinner each day, and a trip T-shirt. You can use cookie credit to help pay for the trip and financial assistance is available. If you are worried about missing school, GSMH will work with your school to demonstrate how this trip is a once in a lifetime educational opportunity. To register, use an Event Registration form and return it to GSMH by January 4, 2014. A $100 deposit holds your spot. The full balance must be paid by September 15, 2014.
Europe—From London to Lucerne: July 2015
It’s not too late to get signed up for the Girl Scout Trip to Europe in July 2015. Destinations on this 10-day trip include London, Paris, Adeloboden, and Lucerne. This trip, hosted by EF Tours, will include a full-time tour director. Attractions include: Windsor Castle, The London Eye, a cruise on the Thames River, the Louvre, Notre Dame, and visits to Girl Scout World Center: Pax Lodge and Our Chalet. Cost is approximately $4,500. This includes airfare, hotels, transportation, breakfast, dinner, and most attractions. A $95 deposit holds your spot. You can make monthly or lump sum payments.
Contact Leadership and Learning Specialist Stefanie McCall with questions or to register for any of these council-sponsored trips! email@example.com or 877-312-4764 x1137