The Great GSNYPENN Camp In Camp Out
Saturday, June 13, 2020
5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Cost: $5 per person, required for all participants
Join us for the first-ever Great GSNYPENN Camp In Camp Out on National Get Outdoors Day! Build a blanket fort in the comfort of your own home or pitch a tent in your backyard and join girls from across the GSNYPENN Council for a virtual campout.
Our evening starts at 5 p.m. with an opening ceremony and concludes with star gazing and songs around a virtual campfire! Throughout the program you’ll have the opportunity to participate in all-camp activities, choose your own adventure, make some crafts, and snack on s’mores—all from your own home!
Basic Registration: $5 per person, required for all participants
This includes the virtual program with private links to Zoom activities, an e-copy of the event handbook, and a patch to be mailed to you after the event.
If you’d like to enhance your experience, we’re offering Trail Mixer and Trailblazer kit options for an additional cost (plus shipping).
Registration for add-ons closes Friday, June 5 at 12 p.m.
Trailblazer: Additional $25 per person (plus shipping)
In addition to Basic level amenities, you’ll also receive a package in the mail containing all the materials to complete a glow stick firefly craft, boondoggle to make a friendship bracelet, a s’mores kit for 4, hardcopy event handbook and swag from the GSNYPENN camp property of your choice. Swag includes a youth size camp t-shirt (adult sizes available at an additional cost), camp sticker, pennant, and journal.
Note: this is a virtual program that requires a Zoom account and internet access to participate. We’ve found it works best to have Zoom downloaded and ready before accessing a call. Visit girlscouts.zoom.us to set up an account. A basic account is free. You can join from a computer, smartphone or call-in from any phone. Complete Zoom meeting details will be shared in the
|Time||Activity||How to Participate||Details|
|5 p.m.||Opening Ceremony & Make Your Campsite||Zoom to participate with staff||Join us for opening ceremony and set up your campsite!|
|5:15 p.m.||Dinner||On your own or Zoom with Camp Director Shugar||Make and eat your camp dinner inside or outside. Choose a recipe from the handbook to try or follow along with Shugar as she cooks her favorite camp recipes!|
|6 p.m.||Dessert||On your own or Zoom with Swarley||Make your own s’mores, s’macos, banana boats, or your own favorite camp dessert creation! Tune into Zoom to see what Swarley’s making.|
|6:30 p.m.||Choose Your Own Adventure||On your own or as part of a virtual troop meeting||Use the handbook to pick a camp activity or make up your own!|
|7:15 p.m.||All-Camp “Ramp It Up” Activities||Zoom to participate with staff||Ramp It Up with hands-on activities to move your body and exercise your mind!|
|8 p.m.||Choose Your Own Adventure||On your own or as part of a virtual troop meeting||Use the handbook to pick a camp activity or make up your own!|
|8:30 p.m.||All-Camp “Wind It Down” Activities||Zoom to participate with staff||Wind It Down with activities to quiet your mind and body before we wrap it up for the evening!|
|9:15 p.m.||Closing Ceremony||Zoom to participate with staff|
|Optional Activities or Bedtime|
|9:30 p.m.||Campfire and Songs*||Participate in an optional virtual campfire and sing-along with Burnsie and the Friends of Amahami||Join us as we sing some of your favorite songs|
|9:30 p.m.||Astronomy**||Participate in an optional activity with staff||Download a free sky app to enhance your experience!|