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Program Highlights - April 2012

Three Cheers for Farm Animals!

In this focus on farm animals, Daisies will learn to recognize livestock and identify how they help us in growing our food. Hunt for eggs, milk a dairy goat, hold chickens, and do a short work project emphasizing animal care.  Work towards earning your Birdbath Award from the 5 Flowers, 4 Stories, 3 Cheers for Animals! Journey Book.

Angelic Organics Learning Center
1547 Rockton Rd. - Calendonia, IL 61011
Sunday, April 1
10 a.m.- noon
Registration code: 47046
Saturday, April 21
10 a.m.- noon
Registration code 47047
Cost: $17/girl, $5/adult

Fire Safety Days at the Chicago Fire Department’s Survive Alive House

Learn fire safety from the awesome firemen and women of the Chicago Fire Department! You will learn how to "survive alive" while experiencing a pretend fire in the home using special effects like non-toxic, artificial smoke, heat-panels in bedroom doors, and a street corner meeting place with a telephone.  For 2nd-5th graders.

This is during Chicago Public Schools’ spring break, so take advantage of your time off, and make it a day downtown with your troop!

Tues. 4/3 10:00a.m. code 47044
Wed. 4/4 10:00a.m. code 47045

Rainforest Rescue

Dates: Sat 4/14/12 12:15-2:30 pm
Location: Governors State University
Grades: K-12
Cost: Girls $18.00  Adults: $18.00
Code: 36008

Live animals are paired with actors in a dynamic adventure. Discover the values of conservation and the basic things you can do to save the environment in which we live. See the live animal performers in the lobby before the performance.

Girl Scout Chemistry Day 2012

Saturdays, April 14, 21, 28
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cost: $5 (payable on the day of the program)


Learn about different areas of chemistry and how they impact your daily life. Perform experiments in a laboratory and talk and eat lunch with women chemists while learning about careers available in chemistry.
Choose one of three locations:

  • College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, IL
  • College of Lake County in Grayslake, IL
  • Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, IN

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Girl Scout Day - WHITE SOX VS. TIGERS

Saturday, April 14, 2011
3:10 P.M.
U.S. Cellular Field

Come celebrate the Girl Scouts’ 100th anniversary with the Chicago White Sox! On this day, specially priced tickets and t-shirts are offered to all Girl Scouts and their family and friends. The first 1,800 orders will get the chance to parade on the field before the game and the first 1,800 Girl Scouts will receive an exclusive Girl Scout patch. Learn more...

Love Music?

Dates: Sun 4/15/12 2-5 pm
Location: Northwestern University Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
Grades: 4-5
Cost: Girls $7.00  Adults: $7.00
Code: 26083

Come enjoy a concert and a music workshop. The pre-concert workshop activities will cover three of the five "Musician" badge requirements. Included handouts will give you helpful ideas to help you earn the rest. The Northshore concert Band is in it's 56th season of performing high-quality wind music for enthusiastic audiences. The band is composed of 110 dedicated volunteer musicians, ranging in age from 20 to 85, with an average tenure of 15 years. Approximately half are professional music educators, while the rest present a diverse set of occupations including business executives, attorneys, and physicians. More than half of the women participating in the band were Girl Scouts or troop leaders themselves, and are excited about performing for you!

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Snow White

Dates: Sat 4/21/12 10:30 am-12 pm
Location: The Apollo Theatre
Grades: K-5
Cost: Girls $16.00  Adults: $16.00
Code: 26068

See the original version of this classic fairy tale. Watch the story of Snow White as she finds safety from her wicked step mother. After the performance participate in group theatre activities, an autograph session, and question and answer session including cast members. Emerald City Theatre Patch included.

STEMapalooza

Location: Friendship Center, 5100 Sunset Lane, Country Club Hills, IL
Date: April 28, 2012
Time: 10 a.m.– 4 p.m.
Cost: $20/girl and $20/adult
Code: 32090

Don't miss the 1st Annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Expo! View flier for this event.

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