TR14605-Camping Adventures-Laurel Program Center

Deadline Date 4/12/2014. Prerequisite Fire, Food, & Fun. Part One: Planning Session -Monday 4/21/2014 6:30pm-9:30pm at the Lebanon Service Center. Part Two: Overnight Session Friday, 4/25/2014 6:00pm to Saturday, 4/26/2014 6:00pm at Laurel Program Center. Attendance at both the indicated Planning Session and the associated Weekend is required for certification. Camping Adventures prepares volunteers to take girls overnight camping and cooking in the outdoors. Camping Adventures needs to be completed two (2) months prior to camping in a backyard, platform tent, shelter, cabin, or lean-to, doing simple outdoor cooking (i.e., one-pot meals and Dutch oven cooking, or use of a portable stove), using wood fires, doing outdoor food preparation, outdoor dishwashing. There is a $15 registration fee. Additional costs of food and supplies will be determined at the Planning Session.

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE COMPLETED YOUR PRE-REQUISITES PRIOR TO ATTENDING THIS COURSE! This course includes a planning session 4/21/14 6:30pm-9:30pm and a weekend training from 4/25/2014 at 6:00pm through 4/26/2014 at 6:00pm. The planning session will be held at the Lebanon Service Center, 175 Clubhouse Road, Lebanon. The overnight session will be held at Laurel Program Center, 175 Clubhouse Road in Lebanon, CT. Camping Adventures prepares volunteers to take the girls overnight camping and cooking in the outdoors. Topics will include progression in camping, outdoor food preparation, sleeping in the outdoors, and how to pack. Be ready to work, learn, laugh and EAT! Camping Adventures needs to be completed two (2) months prior to participating in a camporee, camping in a backyard, platform tent, shelter, cabin, or lean-to, doing simple outdoor cooking (i.e., one-pot meals and Dutch oven cooking, or use of a portable stove), using wood fires, doing outdoor food preparation, and outdoor dishwashing. * Prerequisite -Fire, Food and Fun Attendance is required at both the Planning Session and the associated Weekend for all taking training. Course length: Planning session - 3 hours, Weekend - 24 hours. There is a $15.00 registration fee for Camping Adventures. Additional costs of food and supplies will be determined at the planning session. Things to bring: Flashligh for the meeting at a program center. You will create the packing list for the overnight session at the planning session.

Start Date: Monday, April 21, 2014
End Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Coordinators: Contact Jane Bielefield at 800-922-2770, x3616 or at jbielefield@gsofct.org or Susan Brochu at 1-800-922-2770 x 3358 or SBrochu@gsofct.org
Address: Laurel Program Center
175 Clubhouse Road
Lebanon, CT 06249
Directions: The overnight portion will be held at Laurel Program Center, 175 Clubhouse Road, Lebanon, 06249

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