Virtual Journeys for JR, CD, SR and AMB June 2020
Registration Opens May 15th @ noon
As we continue to offer virtual programming - we want to continue offering the opportunity to join your Girl Scout sisters on a webinar to earn one of the Journey’s. We will be offering Journeys through a 4-session format that will last 45 minutes to 1.25 hour long each session. During the webinars we will hold discussions, talk about the work you completed between sessions, and connect with each other.
Get Moving- Mondays- June 1- June 22 - 2-3:15 PM
In this Journey, you will explore energy and how to use it wisely by interviewing power-use experts and conducting an energy audit of a building in your community. Plan a Take Action project to fix an energy problem in your community.
Amuse - Mondays- June 1- June 22 - 4-5:15 PM
In this Journey, you will Explore roles you play in your life and try on new ones—play a role-playing game, invite actors to talk about the characters they’ve played, or learn to spot stereotypes on TV, in movies, or in ads. Plan a Take Action Project, such as putting on a performance that creatively urges an end to stereotyping, drawing a graphic novel to share with younger girls, or starting a “mix it up” day in the school cafeteria and having girls sit with new people.
Agent of Change - Mondays- June 1- June 22 - 6-7:15 PM
In this Journey, you will Explore how powerful individual women have been throughout history, how your own individual powers can be linked together to create a powerful team, and how your team power can become community power. Plan a Take Action project that helps others.
Breath- Wednesdays- June 3- June 24 - 2-3:15 PM
In this Journey, you will find out about the air we breathe by visiting a wind farm, talking to an environmental scientist, or doing experiments using wind. Plan a Take Action project to fix an air problem in your community. You could plant an indoor garden, campaign against smoking, or push for clean-air initiatives in your community. Earn 3 leadership awards: Aware, Alert, and Affirm.
Media - Wednesdays- June 3- June 24 - 4-5:15 PM
In this Journey, you will explore media and find out how to reshape negative media messages into more positive ones—invite a TV show producer to talk about what influences her work, organize a movie night and discuss the film’s messages, or write a rap song or TV script. Plan a Take Action Project and earn three Awards.
Amaze - Wednesdays- June 3- June 24 - 7-8:15 PM
In this Journey, you will find out how to develop true friendships, navigate cliques, and move beyond stereotypes, with the ultimate goal of peace in your interpersonal relationships. Plan a Take Action Project that shares your new friendship-building skills. Earn 3 leadership awards: Interact, Diplomat, and Peacemaker.
Mission Sisterhood - Thursdays- June 4- June 25 - 4-5:15 PM
In this Journey, you will discover the powerful benefits of sisterhood and ways to nurture healthy friendships—invite a women’s shelter counselor to talk about her work, role-play friendship scenarios to explore trust in relationships, or create a collage about what sisterhood means to you. Plan a Take Action Project that focusus on a sisterhood issue you care about—organize a school film club that focuses on positive movies about women, help younger girls expand their friendship circles, or host a girls' mixer. Earn the Sisterhood Award.
Girltopia - Thursdays- June 4- June 25 - 5-6:15 PM
In this Journey, you will develop your vision for an ideal world and acquire the skills to make it a reality—paint a mural, write a poem or story, film a video, or perform a show about ways society can improve. Plan a Take Action project that addresses an issue in your community. Earn the Senior Visionary Award.
Bliss- Tuesdays- June 2- June 23 - 2-3:15 PM
In this Journey, you will find out how to fulfill your dreams and help others realize their dreams as well—invite an athlete to talk about how she pursued a goal, write songs and create artwork about following dreams, or find and share stories about women who successfully pursued their goals. Plan a Take Action Project that helps someone else follow her dream. Earn the Dream Maker Award.
Fee: $25 per Journey (Scholarships Available)
Capacity: Maximum 20 girls per Journey
Fee includes: Four Instructor Led Virtual Sessions, the Journey book & Award mailed to your home. Girls will receive the book in the beginning of the Journey and AFTER the project is completed, the Take Action Award will be mailed. At the conclusion of these sessions, girls will be empowered to complete their Take Action projects and we will be available for support!