April 2014
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101 online. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training | CANCELED
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 | 6:00pm - 10:00pm | Training
PLEASE NOTE:  Course fee of $30 for American Red Cross certification is to be paid when you arrive at  training. PREREQUISITES FOR CPR TRAINING • Must be registered for the current Girl Scout membership year  ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm | S.T.E.M. | FULL
Before GPS, before the compass, there was only the sky and the stars to guide explorers on the water.  In this program girls will learn how ancient sea-goers used the stars and constellations to navigate to new lands.  Visit the...
Friday, April 4, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training | CANCELED
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more information,...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Outdoor Activities | FULL
Let's take a hike!  Learn all about how to stay safe and have fun when you're out in natural areas.  Learn how to use a map, plan a route, read trail blazes, pack a day pack and look for animal signs!  We will teach you...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | S.T.E.M. | FULL
It's not just a TV show!  Crime Scene Investigation is a real career that requires all kinds of science knowledge.  Join us at the Liberty Science Center to learn how to crack the case with techniques used by real forensic...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Multiple Categories | CLOSED
Let’s have some fun and create several S.W.A.P.s at the same time!  Find out the why, what and how to‘s  of S.W.A.P.s  You will also learn S.W.A.P. etiquette.  Join in the fun and become...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more information,...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Outdoor Activities | FULL
Learn skills for surviving in the wilderness!  Inteview a search-and-rescue officer.  Start your own survival kit, learn about making fire and finding fresh water and shleter in nature.  Practice the basics of map and...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Multiple Categories | CLOSED
Let’s have some fun and create several S.W.A.P.s at the same time!  Find out the why, what and how to‘s  of S.W.A.P.s  You will also learn S.W.A.P. etiquette.  Join in the fun and become...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 1:30pm - 4:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Sunday, April 6, 2014 | 1:00pm - 2:30pm | Multiple Categories | CANCELED
Diplomacy is an extremely valuable skill to possess in today’s ever changing and culturally diverse world.  This fun and interactive workshop is designed to impart practical skills for negotiating and working with others in...
Monday, April 7, 2014 | 6:00pm - 8:30pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more information,...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm | S.T.E.M. | CANCELED
Before GPS, before the compass, there was only the sky and the stars to guide explorers on the water.  In this program girls will learn how ancient sea-goers used the stars and constellations to navigate to new lands.  Visit the...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more information,...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm | Girl Award Workshops | CLOSED
Leaders, come learn about the Girl Scout Bronze Award! You will learn the requirements, council procedures and tips on how to make your troop member’s Bronze Award experience successful and rewarding.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 | 9:00am - 3:00pm | Training | FULL
PLEASE NOTE: The course fee of $60 to pay for American Red Cross certification is to be paid when you arrive at the training.  PREREQUISITES FOR FIRST AID AND CPR TRAINING: • Must be registered for the current Girl Scout...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have taken Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Friday, April 11, 2014 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Arts and Culture | CANCELED
Got Glee? Girls will learn, polish and perform songs from the hit FOX TV series, “GLEE”.  Learn how to sing with pop and jazz style.  Learn to hold parts, balance and blend in an ácapella style group.
Saturday, April 12, 2014 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm | S.T.E.M. | FULL
See a 1-hour, condensed version of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, talk with the cast, then witness "theatre magic" as they change over their set for the next show.  Take a backstage tour with a professional theatre...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
This Brownie program will stress the importance of awareness and setting appropriate boundaries in a fun, interactive, age-appropriate way.  You will be able to practice your techniques against a mock bully and mock stranger, begin...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 | 3:00pm - 5:00pm | Outdoor Activities | CANCELED
Get it straight from the horse's mouth as you learn about the inner workings of a stable and horses!  Wear play clothes to this non-riding workshop and get ready to have fun with the majestic horses that are ready to meet you!
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 9:00am - 11:00am | Outdoor Activities | CANCELED
Join Joy Yagid, professional photographer at Branch Brook Park during the Cherry Blossom Festival.  Learn how to get the most out of your digital camera, and what it takes to capture a winning photo.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
Join the Evolution USASF certified cheer and tumble coaches to earn a patch as you work on stretching, tumbling, jumps and fun!  You will even learn a short cheer routine highlighting your accomplishments!
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more information,...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 11:00am - 2:00pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
Take charge of your personal safety by being physically and mentally prepared in the event of confrontation.  Topics covered include protecting personal boundaries, bullying, cyber self-defense and physical defense techniques.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 11:00am - 2:00pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
In this exciting, interactive workshop, take charge of your personal safety by being event of confrontation.  Protecting personal boundaries, bullying, cyber self-defense as well as physical self-defense with padded instructors will...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 12:30pm - 3:30pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
Join the Evolution USASF staff for this exciting workshop.  It’s dance, it’s tumbling, it’s stunting, it’s teamwork and it’s likely to be a 2016 Olympic sport!  This is a challenging workshop that...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Culture | CLOSED
At Kings Supermarket Cooking Studio, classes are small; the instructors are experienced, accomplished chefs and the state-of-the-art kitchen studio is the perfect setting to develop your culinary skills.  In this program, you will...
Monday, April 14, 2014 | 9:00am - 5:00pm | Health and Fitness
This Babysitting Course enables the participants to obtain Red Cross certification.  Topics of training include:  safety, communicating with parents, activities for children of all ages, general first aid and basic child care...
Monday, April 14, 2014 | 6:30pm - 10:00pm | Training | FULL
IMPORTANT:If you have an American Heart Association CPR/AED Student Workbook dated 4/11 (check back of book, left side), bring the book with you to class. Otherwise, you will be given a book at class. We do not ship books ahead of the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101 online. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: Must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 10:30am - 12:00pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
If someone was sick or hurt, would you know how to help? You’ll find out what to do in an emergency from calling 911 to using first aid to treat minor injuries.  When the unexpected happens, you’ll be prepared. Includes...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 12:30pm - 2:00pm | Health and Fitness
It can be scary if someone is sick or hurt, especially during an emergency.  But when you’ve had practice and learned what to do, it’s easier to stay calm! Find out how to help people when they’re ill or injured and...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 2:30pm - 4:30pm | Health and Fitness | CANCELED
As you get older, you’ll find yourself in charge more and more.  That means you need to know what to do if people around you get sick or hurt! Find out how to deal with minor injuries and illnesses and how to tell when the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 6:00pm - 9:30pm | Training
IMPORTANT:If you have an American Heart Association CPR/AED Student Workbook dated 4/11 (check back of book, left side), bring the book with you to class. Otherwise, you will be given a book at class. We do not ship books ahead of the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm | Arts and Culture | CANCELED
Join experienced Girl Scout campfire sing-a-long leaders to learn traditional Girl Scout songs.  Then show off your songs at the next sing-a-long.  A songbook will be provided.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 9:00am - 3:00pm | Training
PLEASE NOTE: The course fee of $60 to pay for American Red Cross certification is to be paid when you arrive at the training.  PREREQUISITES FOR FIRST AID AND CPR TRAINING: • Must be registered for the current Girl Scout...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 11:00am - 12:30pm | Multiple Categories | CLOSED
Do you have a dream of becoming an artist, doctor or business owner? How about a scientist, yoga instructor or teacher? Well, no matter what your dream profession is, you CAN do it and be whatever you want to be! This day will consist of...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 1:00pm - 2:30pm | Multiple Categories | CLOSED
Do you have a dream of becoming an artist, doctor or business owner? How about a scientist, yoga instructor or teacher? Well, no matter what your dream profession is, you CAN do it and be whatever you want to be! This day will consist of...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Arts and Culture | CANCELED
Beauty is only skin deep, but beautiful healthy skin begins with clean skin.  Learn how to make cool, custom scented soaps that not only clean, but smell great and become your personal at-home spa treatments.  You get to take...
Friday, April 18, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Friday, April 18, 2014 | 10:00am - 11:30am | Multiple Categories | CLOSED
Do you have a dream of becoming an artist, doctor or business owner? No matter what your dream profession is, you Can do it and be whatever you want to be! This workshop consists of fun, confidence building games and activities.  You...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Arts and Culture | CANCELED
Welcome to the beauty biz!  The Beauty That Cares workshop will enable you to work together and create your own beauty business.  You will decide on a company name and company logo design then dive into developing your own...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Culture | CANCELED
Welcome to the beauty biz!  The Beauty That Cares workshop will enable you to work together and create your own beauty business.  You will decide on a company name and company logo design then dive into developing your own...
Monday, April 21, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have taken Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 4:30pm - 6:30pm | Multiple Categories
Learn about the sheep dairy concept and the grass to cheese ecosystem of the cheese-making process. Viewing areas are enclosed in glass to provide a real life experience of the world of sheep milking and a look into a state-of-the-art barn...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 6:00pm - 9:30pm | Training
IMPORTANT:If you have an American Heart Association CPR/AED Student Workbook dated 4/11 (check back of book, left side), bring the book with you to class. Otherwise, you will be given a book at class. We do not ship books ahead of the...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: Must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: Must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm | Girl Award Workshops
Girls, come learn about the Girl Scout Gold Award! You will learn the requirements, council procedures and tips on how to make your Gold Award process successful and rewarding. This workshop is mandatory for anyone who would like to...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Health and Fitness
Girls, grab your skates and don’t forget your sister Girl Scouts because we are taking over the roller rink. Event fee covers, admission, skate rental, lesson, slice of pizza, a drink and a fun patch.
Thursday, April 24, 2014 | 6:30pm - 8:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Friday, April 25, 2014 | 4:30pm - 6:30pm | Multiple Categories
Learn about the sheep diary concept;  the grass to cheese ecosystem of the cheese-making process.  Viewing areas are glassed in to provide a real life experience of the world of sheep milking and a look into a state-of-the-art...
Friday, April 25, 2014 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Arts and Culture
Want more sparkle in your life? Try making  jewelry! It’s easy and inexpensive to do.  Try this workshop and you’ll have created something wonderful to wear in no time. The girls have a choice of two jewelry items to...
Friday, April 25, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Arts and Culture
Learn about the Kupcake Kouture story-science of baking, sanitation and kitchen safety, then work in teams to bake, learn a few decorating techniques and take your Kupcakes home.
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 9:00am - 12:30pm | Training | FULL
This training teaches outdoor skills and campfire.Prequisite: You must have completed Outdoors and Overnights Step One (online).For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 9:00am - 1:00pm | The OVAL
Work Day is an opportunity for Girls Scout individuals, troops, friends, and families to spend time at The OVAL to help us prepare our beautiful camp for the coming season and revitalize The OVAL after the winter. Projects may include...
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 10:00am - 10:00pm | Outdoor Activities
The Girl Scout Days package includes everything you can imagine in a day of fun, including a second day of fun! Here is what you receive: admission to the park, an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet from 11:30 am until 2:30 p.m. Food in the...
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Arts and Culture
Become a crafter!  Design an earring box, a petite canvas and lace bag and make a rainbow bracelet.  All materials are included for a fun filled, crafty day!
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:30pm | Training
MUST be approved to be a leader (received confirmation that your background check has been completed).MUST have completed Girl Scouting 101 online. Please note directions to ensure verification will be sent to council office.For more...
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 11:00am - 2:00pm | Arts and Culture | FULL
Join Dr. Nancy Erb, Founder and Director from Wellness Rocks! and put the Law of Attraction to work for you! Create a vision board while having fun, being inspired and motivated by creating collages (with pictures, symbols, quotes, and...
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm | Training | FULL
Prerequisite: You must have completed Outdoors and Overnights Step 2 - Camp Skills.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 1:30pm - 4:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Arts and Culture
:  Experience the tastes of NYC by having lunch at five of the best shops and restaurants in the Greenwich Village neighborhood.  Lunch starts at Magnolia Bakery, continues with a bagel with cream cheese at one of the many bagel...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 | 10:00am - 10:00pm | Outdoor Activities
The Girl Scout Days package includes everything you can imagine in a day of fun, including a second day of fun! Here is what you receive: admission to the park, an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet from 11:30 am until 2:30 p.m. Food in the...
Monday, April 28, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 | 6:30pm - 8:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have completed Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm | Girl Award Workshops
Girls, come learn about the Girl Scout Gold Award! You will learn the requirements, council procedures and tips on how to make your Gold Award process successful and rewarding. This workshop is mandatory for anyone who would like to...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | 6:30pm - 9:00pm | Training
Prerequisite: You must have taken Basic Leadership Training.For more information, please contact Cricket Cardozo at 908-518-4407 or ccardozo@gshnj.org.
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Girl Award Workshops
Arts and Culture
Financial Literacy
Health and Fitness
Camp Hoover
Camp DeWitt
The OVAL
Outdoor Activities
Overnights
Multiple Categories
S.T.E.M.
Product Sale Program
Training
Special Events
Brownie