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Day Camp 2013: Explore Your World
Each year generous volunteers host day camp throughout our service area at parks, camps, or other locations in their home community. Day camp offers a welcoming, safe, and positive environment where girls gain confidence and build self-esteem while enjoying a fun-filled summer in the outdoors.
Day camps can happen during the day or in the evening, whatever fits best for the girls and volunteers who are in charge of the camp. Day camp can last from three days to an entire week. Day camps offer activities for girls entering grades 1-6 and leadership opportunities for girls entering grades 7-12.
Lakes and Pines offers the following support for council sponsored day camp:
- Experiential curriculum with hands on activities based on the Girl Scout leadership experience
- Promotional and registration materials (including flyers and news release, if requested)
- Participants can use Cookie Dough (some exclusions apply)
- Discount rates for T-shirts and Patches
- Outdoor cooking supplies, such as pie irons, dutch ovens, water jugs, and more
- Planning support, including “programs on the go” option. Popular program on the go options include Geocaching, First Aid (for girls), and Games, Songs, & S’mores.
If you would like more information about helping girls build courage, confidence, and character in the great outdoors this summer, contact Anastacia Schnabel, firstname.lastname@example.org or 320 252-2952.
Day Camp Locations
Please contact us to register for any of our upcoming day camp sessions:
June 17-19: Lake Bemidji State Park
June 17-19: St. Mathis Park, Fort Ripley
June 24-26: Pine Grove Park, Staples
July 16-17: Lagoon Park, Montevideo
July 18-20: Milaca
July 22-26: Janette Pollay Cabin, Duluth
July 29-August 1: Janette Pollay Cabin, Duluth
July 29-August 1: Santiago Park and Town Hall, Santiago
July 31-Aug 2: Hidden Lake Park, St. Augusta
August 2-4: Camp Sanderson, Spicer
August 5-8: Mississippi River County Park, Rice
August 20-22: Billings Park Civic Center, Superior, WI
These host communities are seeking volunteers to help plan, provide programming, and chaperone. Contact us to register or volunteer today!
Ready for the next step?
After experiencing Day Camp, many girls are interested in going to camp. We offer Troop Camp, Resident Camp, and Wilderness Canoe Tripping.
Click on "camps" in the navigation menu about to learn about our Camp Properties.
Explore Your World at Camp
Our theme for camp this year is Explore Your World! with Camp.
Congratulations to Girl Scout Brownie Savannah for her winning inspiration design in the Day Camp T-shirt & patch design contest. We received 8 submissions which were placed on our Facebook page. Our friends and fans were invited to click on the design they wanted to win. Savannah's artwork received 168 votes!
Savannah will receive a T-shirt and Patch. The other girls who submitted designs will receive a 12 pack of custom designed cards with their design on the front. The Facebook fan selected as a winner for the contest was Sarah H.
Thank you to everyone who participated. We hope you enjoyed the contest and that it got you excited to host a Day Camp in your home community this summer!