They’re exclusive, council-sponsored programs that are large in scale and designed with totally unique and fun experiences JUST for Girl Scouts.
We're thrilled to introduce our very own series of exciting GSSEF Signature Programs! Don't forget to save the date for your favorite programs and continue to visit this page for the latest information on the current Girl Scout Year.
What are Signature Programs?
Girl Experience Volunteer Commitee
2019 - 2020 Signature Programs
2020 -2021 Signature Programs
Get back to the great outdoors with us and explore all the reasons there are to love Camp Welaka! We are headed back to camp for this annual event where we will be enjoying all that Camp Welaka has to offer including hiking, archery, slacklining, slingshots, outdoor cooking, and more!
In order to maintain safe social distancing guidelines, we are offering three sessions over two different days on December 5 and 6. To ensure every girl has a chance to experience all the available activities, we are asking everyone to please only register enough adults to reach girl/adult ratio.
This event is open to all grade levels and all registered girl members will receive an exclusive 2020 We Heart Welaka tortoi-lly awesome patch! If you register by November 4, you can also reserve a 2020 We Heart Welaka t-shirt that you will receive on the day of the event!
We can't wait to see you at camp again and have more big adventures with you!
Date: December 7 - 11, 2020
Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. EST (DBJ), 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. EST (CSA)
Grade Levels: All Grade Levels
Cost: $20 per girl, includes: access to all five programs and the Be Kind to Your Mind Patch. The patch and resources will be mailed via USPS.
This year has brought much change for many Girl Scouts and their families. Here at GSSEF, we recognize that there is power in learning about the factors that can take a toll on mental health and creating the space for discussion. That's why you're invited to join Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida for Be Kind to Your Mind!
During this week-long virtual program series, girls will explore various topics on youth mental health through expert-led teachings and small group discussions. Participants will also learn strategies for managing stress and change, all while connecting with other girls all around the country.
There will be two program sessions based on age-level. Each program will begin with a presentation facilitated by community experts, followed by breakout rooms where girls will have the chance to take part in a small-group discussion and activities with sister Girl Scouts. The program will focus on five different topics:
What is Mental Health? - Monday, December 7
Coping with Change - Tuesday, December 8
Healthy Body, Healthy Mind - Wednesday, December 9
Self-Care - Thursday, December 10
Talking about Mental Health - Friday, December 11
The presentations will be recorded for those who are unable to make the session. Small group discussions will not be recorded. GSSEF policy does not allow for refunds within 14 days of the program date. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date: Sunday, January 10, 2021
Time: 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Renaissance Boca Raton Hotel - 2000 NW 19th St, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Cost: $23 per girl, $12 per adult
Grade Levels: All Grade Levels
Did you know the Girl Scout Cookie Program is the largest girl-led
business in the world? Yes, seriously! It’s packed with
some serious entrepreneurship-skill-building potential! Maximize her
Cookie CEO expertise by getting her S.M.A.R.T. (savvy, motivated,
artistic, responsible, technical) with the S.M.A.R.T. Cookie program!
She will gain skills and knowledge to take on this year’s Cookie
Program like a boss through engaging and fun workshops that highlight
the five essential skills gained through participation in the Girl
Scout Cookie Program:
- Decision making
- People skills
- Money management
- Business ethics
- Goal setting
There will be five workshops that correlate with each of the S.M.A.R.T. skills, all taught by cookie experts. By completing the five workshops, she will earn the Cookie Entrepreneur Family Pin and S.M.A.R.T. Cookie fun patch, which will be distributed on the day of the event and are included with the program cost. Parents, we have an adult session scheduled for you, too! Learn how you can best support your girl through the Cookie Program and set her up for success.
Even if you have joined us for a S.M.A.R.T. Cookie program before, there is always more to learn and skills to improve! This year will look a little different than years past due to COVID-19 and necessary precautions. We will have both a virtual and in-person option for you to participate! In order to maintain safe social distancing guidelines, in-person spaces are limited and will close once full. If joining us in-person, please note that your registration directly corresponds to a seat in a room, so if you would like your group to all sit together, you will need to register at the same time.
If joining us virtually, you will be getting S.M.A.R.T. with sister Girl Scouts from all across the country! Register for the virtual option before December 21 at 11:59 p.m. to receive your workbook, pin, and patch by mail before the start of the program. If you register after this timeframe, you will receive your workbook via email and your pin and patch will be mailed after the program has concluded.
What is included in your program cost:
- Access to S.M.A.R.T. Cookie workshops with cookie experts
- S.M.A.R.T. Cookie Workbook
- Cookie Entrepreneur Family Pin
- 2021 S.M.A.R.T. Cookie Patch
After completing the S.M.A.R.T. Cookie program, girls will be able to:
- Establish ambitious, achievable goals that are measurable and can be tracked over a set period of time.
- Demonstrate money management and understand what it means to maintain good business ethics.
- Effectively communicate with their customers and create a marketing strategy to promote their business.
She’s already got the passion of a Girl Scout to drive her success. Now get her S..M.A.R.T. by registering her for this incredible program today!
THANK YOU TO OUR PRESENTING SPONSOR
People Skills/Savvy Sponsor
Due to the recent change in Cookie Program dates our team has made the decision to move Mall Madness Super Sweet 16 to May. Anyone who purchased tickets for the February event will be issued a refund on 1/7/2021 and will need to re-register using the link above. Anyone who purchased VIP for the February event will be garunteed a VIP spot when they register for the May event.
Date: May 30 - 31, 2021
Time: 7 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Location: Coral Square Mall - 9469 W Atlantic Blvd., Coral Springs, FL 33071
Grade levels: All Grade Levels
Cost: $30 General Admission, $40 VIP Sugar Rush Package (both prices include a Mall Madness 2021 event patch)
Mall Madness is back, and GSSEF is ready to celebrate with you all night long! Girls will shop 'til you drop at this overnight lock-in at the Coral Square Mall. The night will include shopping (duh!), badge-earning activities, fun competitions & games, a rockin' DJ, and so much more! Pack your bags and get your sweet-tooth ready for a candy themed adventure you won't want to miss.
The VIP Sugar Rush Package includes an invitation to enter the mall earlier than the rest of the partygoers! VIP's will also recieve an exclusive Mall Madness 2021 VIP patch, a commemorative silicone wristband, and a swag bag filled with goodies.
Please note that this is a lock-in event. Participants can choose to leave early starting at 1 a.m. COVID-19 policies and procedures will be announced closer to the event date and the safety of our membership is our top priority.
**Our inaugural Rock the Noc! program has been postponed to May, 2021 - Registration will be available closer to the event date**
Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021
Time: 1:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Camp Nocatee, 6009 Flaghole Rd., Clewiston, FL 33440
Grade levels: All Grade Levels, Adult Members, and Family
Cost: $15 for Girl Scouts and $10 for Adults and Family
Bring the whole crew and jam out with us at GSSEF’s outdoor festival, Rock the Noc! We are celebrating music, art, and self-expression out at Camp Nocatee and it’s going to be a rocking good time. Not only will you and your family get to explore all the reasons we love camp (including archery, canoeing, hiking, and campfires), but there will be a live band set up on Founders Hall porch, an open mic poetry jam session, music-themed crafts, candle-making and more!
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