January 3rd, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
SHA Girl Scout Hut
SKI TRIP UPDATE: REGISTRATION CLOSED (WE ARE FULL!)
The cost includes includes transportation, 2 nights accommodation, plus 2 dinners, 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts, and snack on the way home. The location is Chateraise Resort in Nagano Prefecture. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please email Joan Rodgers, email@example.com to arrange payment/sign up.
January 24, 2015: SAVE THE DATE!
Thin Mint Sprint and Tag-a-long Trot
The Camp Zama Girl Scouts are teaming up with ZaCSA to hold a Family Fun Run. ZaCSA is handling all the race & registration details. For our Camp Zama Girl Scouts, this even will help promote cookie sales, our Scouting program in general, and also give us another opportunity to sell our cookies! Please come to run in the race, volunteer, and/or cheer on the participants. More details to come soon!
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REGISTRATION IS OPEN!
The new Girl Scout year begins October 1st. Please register your girl for a year of great events! Girls can participate in troop level activities, one day events, and/or series activities (hiking, community service, sports, and Japanese cultural experiences). Please contact our Registrar, Annette Franklin, at firstname.lastname@example.org to enroll your daughter today!
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ARCHERY CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR:
We are trying to find out if there is any interest in our scouting community for people willing to volunteer to take a training course to be a certified instructor so that our scouts will have the supervision necessary to practice archery. If you, or someone you know may be interested, please either respond to this post or email email@example.com. If there is enough interest, we may be able to get a training course together.
Camp Zama Girl Scouts Participate in Halloween Camp
November 22 & 23
Camp Zama Girl Scouts attended Halloween Camp and enjoyed sports day activities, Halloween games, and interacting with our Japanese friends! 18 girls and 6 adults joined us for a weekend camp with our Japanese Girl Scout friends. In total, over 200 people participated!
A Busy Weekend: Oyama Hike and Mikan Picking
November 15th & 16th
Girl Scouts had a jam packed weekend! On the 15th we took 17 girls (and 11 parents!) on a hike to Oyama. All told, we walked 6 miles, made it to the view point, and saw some beautiful fall colors. Then on Sunday, the 16th, we took the Camp Zama Girl Scouts Mikan Picking with the Zama Japanese Girl Scouts. At the event we had 24 kids (15 of which were Girl Scouts), 17 parents, and 8 host nation Girl Scouts. We ate countless mikans and played a fun game with the host nation troop! >>Pictures.
NEWS: Community Service & Japanese Host Nation Fun at the Furusato Festival
October 19, Sobudai Nursing School
This event doubled as a Japanese Cultural and Community Service Event. 36 Girls (and 24 parents!) volunteered and had fun interactive activities to do with community members around the Sobudai Nursing School. Girl Scouts gave away temporary tattoos and bookmarks that kids could decorate. Plus, girls got to experience the earthquake simulator, ropes course, petting zoo, pony rides, and bounce house!