Elise M. Girl Reporter At a weekend long camp at Imperial Beach in California, girls splashed at the beach as time drifted away. Some were learning the basics of surfing, while others used knowledge from previous visits, and others were off making crafts, or climbing the rock tower. The girls wandering around were in between the ages of 5-16. The camp was established in … Continue reading Girl Report | Surf’s Up at Camp Surf
Hailey Mims Girl Reporter The sun shone gently on the horizon casting sunrays over the entire beach. The sound of the waves bounced in and out of your head. You close your eyes then shiver. Today is no ordinary day at the beach. Behind all of the normal, subconscious thoughts of a typical beach, it is a whole different story in the winter months. … Continue reading Girl Report | Fun at the Beach Minus the Heat
By Analyse H. Girl Reporter Sting rays, sea lions and kayaks, oh my! This was my experience at the awesome Camp Catalina: a girl reward celebrating the Girl Scouts that sold 1250 boxes or more of Girl Scout Cookies! I was so excited to go, because I love to snorkel and swim. I know so many people excited for this adventure; all of my friends and sisters said … Continue reading GIRL REPORT | Ahoy Matey! GSSGC 1250+ sails to Camp Catalina!
By Alyssa T Senior Girl Reporter The 2016 AAU Junior Olympic Games were hosted in Houston, TX from July 31 – August 6, 2016. Almost everyone knows that the Olympics are happening in Rio de Janeiro, right now. It’s a wonderful time to witness amazing feats of bravery, sportsmanship, and just plain beautiful acts. But, there is also a Junior Olympics for people under … Continue reading GIRL REPORT | Not just Rio, Junior Olympics come to Texas
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant. -Ralph Waldo Emerson Camp is a great place for girls of all ages to get involved with their wild side and experience the joys of physical activity. Let’s face it, exercise isn’t something most of us are innately called to do. It’s a healthy habit that needs to be learned. Outdoors, … Continue reading Camp is action! Get outside to get healthy. Just a day outside has life improving results.
How do you raise a confident girl? What does that really mean for her future? When your girl is confident, she’s taking control of her life and fearlessly charging ahead. Confident girls are able to grow up feeling secure in their body image, secure in their skills and secure in their decisions. According to PBS’ Raising A Powerful Girl, there are several ways to raise … Continue reading How to grow confidence in your girl – we know a little secret.
Girl Scout Leader Carolyn Chrisco from the Low Desert Region took Girl Scouts on the adventure of a lifetime! The girls will spend 10 days exploring and experiencing the diversity of Costa Rica. The are having fun fun ziplinin, water rafting, participating in the local culture and soaking in all that this rich land has to offer! This trip was for any GSSGC high school-aged Girl Scout seeking … Continue reading Costa Rica 2016 with Carolyn Chrisco!
I Left My Heart at Camp Instagram Contest! So tell us, what part of camp has your heart? To enter the contest, post your most spectacular picture from camp and in the description let us know what your most memorable camp experience was (one entry per girl)! You must also like and follow our Girl Scout Instagram page @GirlScoutsSGC. Be sure to hashtag your post … Continue reading I Left My Heart At Camp Photo Contest!
Hello Girl Scouts! A message from Kristina Sewell, our STEM and Outdoor Program Manager, or as she is better known, “Hot Tamale!” My name is Kristina and I am so thrilled to be continuing to work with the Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council. Many of you may already know me as Hot Tamale. This will be my 10th summer working for our Council. This summer … Continue reading Meet “Hot Tamale,” Our New Skyland Ranch Camp Director!
Join us in June for National Great Outdoors Month! Have we got an entire month of exciting adventures and service projects in store for you, so make sure to mark your calendars and get ready to get outdoors! June 4 – National Trail Day – Come do a service project and interpretive hike at Camp Skyland Ranch with us this day! Open to the public. Please … Continue reading June is National Great Outdoors Month!