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 Camp Merrie-Wood, Manchester CT
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Camp Merrie-Wood offers a beautiful natural setting surrounded by great hiking trails and a small brook where girls can investigate the stream's natural habitat. Girls entering grades 1-8 can participate in one-week sessions that provide age-appropriate activities, such as arts and crafts, hikes, campfire building, leadership development, sports, games, and science experiments.  Leadership opportunities and special programs are available for older girls. Bus transportation is included. All girls welcomed-Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts alike.

 

 

      (800) 922-2770

    camp@gsofct.org


 

Merrie-Wood Typical Day

Leadership Opportunities for Older Girls:

LEAD (Leadership, Education, Adventure, and Development) - For girls entering grades 9-12 who are ready to take on the leadership role of helping younger girls enjoy all the great experiences at day camp. Participants will receive Program Aide Core Training and LEAD Training to ensure the knowledge, tools, and skills necessary to succeed as a LEAD.  LEADs assist Unit Leaders and Program Staff by helping involve campers in program. 

 

 
Employment Opportunities

Volunteer and Employment Opportunities - We are looking for your special skills, spirit, and appreciation of children. Camp programs include swimming, hiking, campers, nature, sports, games, horseback riding, dramatics, singing, boating, cookouts, canoeing, and living in the outdoors. Enjoy the fun and rewards of meeting and working with other adults and children in the outdoors. Adults will receive training in outdoor skills, teamwork, health, and safety standards. Check back in early 2014 for summer camp volunteer and employment opportunities. 



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