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Girl Scouts Love State Parks Weekend

The 2020 Girl Scouts Love State Parks Weekend will offer fun for the whole family. Starting on Friday, September 11, learn about the night sky from the Goldendale Observatory as part of a Facebook live event. Tune in on Saturday for some outdoor skills on Zoom, then head outside on Sunday to a nearby state park for Free Family Day! Girls will have the opportunity to work on requirements for the Space Science badge series at the Friday Astronomy hour, or take part in the Girl Scouts Love the Outdoors Challenge from GSUSA. For a local challenge, check out the Gone Sasquatchin' 2020 Summer Challenge.

Activities:

  • Friday, September 11, 6:30pm to 8:00 pm - Live Virtual Astronomy Hour from Goldendale Observatory State Park (Hosted by WA State Parks)
  • Saturday, September 12, 10:00 am to 11:30 am - Live Zoom Workshop featuring camp and outdoor skills that you can use at home or at a state park (Hosted by GSWW Staff and Volunteers)
  • Sunday, September 13 - Visit a Washington State Park for a free family day. Discovery Pass not required.
  • All Weekend: Take the 50 state park virtual tour!

By registering for this event, you will receive a special email on September 8 with the link to the Astronomy Hour, the Zoom call link, a special State Park passport printable, and bonus outdoor video content to view at your leisure. Check out the challenge activity sheet!

Cost: Free; Girl Scouts Love State Parks event patch will be available for sale on https://www.girlscoutshop.com/
Drop-Off: This is a VIRTUAL program that is NOT drop-off. The Girl Scout needs to be accompanied by a parent/guardian and/or troop leader.  
Registration Deadline: Monday, September 7