Outdoors | Girl Scouts

Summer Spotlight Programs

Camp CEO at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT


Design the next big innovation while you live at Quinnipiac University for the week. Girl Scouts will live in the dorms and eat in the dining hall at QU. This program is open to Cadettes, Seniors, & Ambassadors


Monday July 22 - Friday July 26


Bootcamp for Gumballs at NVCC, Waterbury, CT


Senior and Ambassador Girl Scouts can spend four days at Naugatuck Valley Community College while working with professors and manufacture a gumball machine. 


Monday July 22 - Thursday July 25


Cadettes at Work at GCC, New Haven, CT


Spend a week at a Gateway Community College and create a hologram, make a hydrolic arm, experience a tornado simulator, and more! This is a series of five sessions. 


Monday July 15 - Friday July 19


Coding Basics for Games, Newtown, CT


Open to Brownies and Juniors, Girl Scouts will start by learning code basics through Scratch, the world's largest coding community and visual coding language for children, to create their own games. The course will be held at Affinity Esports in Newtown, CT. 


Monday July 15 & Wednesday July 17


Online Game Creation, Newtown, CT


Cadettes and Seniors can immerse themselves in the world of Game Creation, Modding, and Coding. Get ready to unleash your problem-solving prowess, ignite your creativity, and hone your computer skills as you embark on the thrilling journey of game development.


Monday July 22 and Wednesday July 24


Pixel Power at Affinity Esports, Newtown, CT


Cadettes and Seniors can dive into the exciting world of Game Artistry at Affinity Esports! Unleash your creativity as you learn to design characters, create animations, and craft captivating backdrops in the magical realm of pixel art. 


Tuesday July 23 - Thursday July 25


Travel Tuesday: On the Farm, Middlefield, CT


Girl Scout Juniors, get ready to spend the day picking your own pint of blueberries or raspberries at Lyman Orchards. Girls will enjoy lunch from the Apple Barrel Farm Market Deli, make a snack using your freshly picked fruit, and play some games.


Tuesday July 16


Travel Tuesday: By the Shore, Madison, CT


Girl Scout Juniors can spend the day at Hammonasset Beach State Park! Girls will learn about the 3 shoreline ecosystems by exploring the sandy beach, rocky shore, and salt marsh. Bring lunch for a picnic, and enjoy a frozen treat to wrap up the day!


Tuesday July 23