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STEM Summer Series

College Journey – Cadettes

July 21 - 22, 2014 or July 28 - 29, 2014
Come and get a glimpse of college life! This overnight experience will let Cadettes get a taste of college AND camp, as they get to tour the Mt. View College Campus and spend the night at our very own Camp Whispering Cedars!

The whole event will be filled with fun as girls make s'mores, participate in hands-on projects, earn a portion of the Breathe Journey, attend a star gazing party, and more!

2 opportunities to choose from:
Mon. July 21 at 8:30 am – Tues. July 22 at 6 pm.
Mon. July 28 at 8:30 am – Tues. July 29 at 6 pm

Questions? Please contact Zakiyyah Kitab at zkitab@gsnetx.org or 972.349.2487.
  Event Details:

Cadette Fab Lab

June 23 - 27, 2014
Entering 7th and 8th Grade: Left brained or right brained? Exercise both as you explore how the wonderful world of art and technology collide! Work alongside jewelry maker and computer scientist Karen Doore as you explore patterns in nature, computer design, and the ever -evolving world of material science. This session offers you a whole new way to explore your own imagination as you work to fashion a 3-D creation of your own that you will take home at the end of the week.

Cadette Fab Lab is Full but please consider one of the other wonderful events available

Questions? Please contact Karlynda Poage at kpoage@gsnetx.org or 972.349.2486.
  Event Details:
  • $40 per girl
  • 25 Spots Available
  • Joann Fogg Service Center
    6001 Summerside, Dallas, TX 75028
  • Registration for this event is closed

Cadette Dabbler Days

July 14 - 18, 2014
Entering Grades 6-8: We'll dabble in a little bit of this and a little bit of that! This Summer Series, hosted at JoAnn Fogg Service Center from 1:00pm-5:30pm Monday-Friday, will give you the chance to dabble in a wide variety of fun, hands-on activities and STEM projects! FBI agents will even help you earn your Special Agent badge! Come & play the “Game of Life” and learn how to finance YOUR dream! On Friday, we will take a field trip to learn about careers in the STEM industries.

The Dabbler Days event is full but please consider on of the other wonderful events available.

Questions? Please contact Karlynda Poage at kpoage@gsnetx.org or 972.349.2486.
  Event Details:
  • $40 per girl
  • 50 Spots Available
  • Joann Fogg Service Center
    6001 Summerside, Dallas, TX 75028
  • Registration for this event is closed.

GSNETX Camp reMIX

July 9, 2014, & July 16, 2014 or July 23, 2014
Join us for a new spin on camping! GSNETX is partnering with Shoulders of Giants to bring you fun, hands-on, engaging summer science at Camp Whispering Cedars! These three day-long sessions, targeting Girl Scout Brownies and Juniors (entering grades 2-6), can be attended separately or together to discover the amazing world around you with the help of real scientist volunteers!

Try your hand at fascinating experiments and even take home a piece of the fun! Pack a lunch and join us for a full day of summer science fun! Don't miss it!

3 great sessions to choose from - July 9th, July 16 or July 23!

See the event schedule and session breakdown for further information.

Questions? Please contact Lauren Sabino at lsabino@gsnetx.org or 972.349.2411.
  Event Details:
  • $10 per girl member/session
  • 75 spots available per session
  • Whispering Cedars
    6010 Whispering Cedars Drive, Dallas, TX 75236
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  • FULL  Registration for the July 9th session is closed
  • FULL  Registration for the July 16th session is closed
  • FULL  Registration for the July 23th session is closed
 
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Event Schedule and Breakdown

9:00am-9:30am  Check-in for registered girls at Camp Whispering Cedars
9:30am-12:00pm  Hands-on science experiments with Shoulders of Giants scientists!
12:00pm-1:00pm  Lunch (Students should bring a packed sack lunch)
1:00pm-1:30pm  Mary Kay Healthy Relationships Patch
1:30pm-4:00pm  Hands-on science experiments with Shoulders of Giants scientists!
4:00pm-4:45pm  Explore more outdoor fun at Camp Whispering Cedars!
4:45pm-5:00pm  Check-out

Session Breakdown

JULY 9
Girls will experiment with the science of “stuff,” mix up some fun substances of their own, and learn how chemicals can come together in amazing and surprising ways!
Brownies will earn part of their Home Scientist Badge and Juniors will earn part of their Jeweler Badge! All girls will take home a Mary Kay Healthy Relationships patch and a Summer STEM Series Patch as well as qualify to purchase the GSNETX STEM Seal of Approval or a STEM ‘S’ patch!
JULY 16
Girls will learn about the building blocks of plants and animals, the science of sustainability, and have a chance to explore the natural world at Whispering Cedars with a scientist’s eye!
Brownies will earn part of their Bugs Badge and Juniors will earn part of their Detective and Jeweler Badges. All girls will take home a Mary Kay Healthy Relationships patch and a Summer STEM Series Patch as well as qualify to purchase the GSNETX STEM Seal of Approval or a STEM ‘S’ patch!
JULY 23
Girls will learn exciting lessons about motion by building and testing working rockets, honing their Angry Birds skills, or experimenting with electromagnetism!
Brownies will learn part of their Inventor Badge and Juniors will get a jump-start on their Get Moving Journey by earning their Energize award! All girls will take home a Mary Kay Healthy Relationships patch and a Summer STEM Series Patch as well as qualify to purchase the GSNETX STEM Seal of Approval, a STEM ‘E’ patch, or a STEM ‘T’ patch!