Additional Event Information
Including girls in selecting events provides a great opportunity to experience a girl-led process. Girls learn about decision making, finances, accountability, ownership, and the group processes. The troop, girls, and adults, are responsible for sharing their decisions about events with parents ensuring they are informed and can support the troop's decisions.
Opening and Closing Registration
TBA for 2014-2015 Connections Year
All events (unless otherwise noted) close two weeks before the event date if not filled earlier.
Cancelations and Refunds
If a troop or girl can not attend an event for which they have paid, notify the council by the registration deadline (two weeks before an event) to transfer the fee to another event (one transfer only). Full refunds will be issued if the event is canceled by the council.
All registrants will receive a detailed confirmation by email two weeks prior to the event. It will contain event details including appropriate dress, items to bring, directions, and a map. The person who registered the troop is responsible for ensuring that everyone has received the confirmation.
Program Activity Credits (PACs)
PACs earned through the Fall Nut Sale or Girl Scout Cookie Program Activity can reduce the cost for the girl who earned the PAC to attend an event. Submit PACs by mail or by dropping off at any resource center after registering online or submit with the Event Registration form.
Troop Leaders are responsible for obtaining permission slips and for meeting Safety-Wise
adult to girl ratios for the event. Adults are encouraged to attend with individually registered girls as well. Attending adults are expected to assist the girls when needed and ensure appropriate girl behavior.
All events are connected to the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and many help girls earn a Girl Scout recognition – a badge or Journey award. When you see Earned award, girls will complete all five steps to that badge or Related award, girls will complete some steps to that badge.
See Earned/Related Awards
Bed space is limited, we ask that troops only register the required number of adults to meet Safety-Wise
ratios for council overnight events. Troops can also create their own overnight by coordinating your event choice with renting the same site to maximize the experience. Registration is completed and confirmed separately.
Girls with Additional Needs
We make every effort to meet the special needs of all girls, so that everyone can fully participate. Please note any special emotional, learning, physical, mental, or health needs of girls when registering. For specific questions or situations, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 800-565-GIRL (4475).