10-Minute Time Fillers
Every leader occasionally
has those awkward few minutes between scheduled activities, the girls
are looking for something to do and they are looking to YOU! We will
give you the tools to keep girls engaged without pushing the pause
button on fun! From Charades to Silly Songs, you will be prepared to
plan a time filler in a pinch!
Presenter: Tammy Downing
Airsoft Target Shooting—Beginners
target shooting range allows participants to learn and practice
riflery skills using Airsoft rifles under the guidance of
range-trained staff. Target shooting is a competitive sport involving
tests of accuracy using various types of guns, such as firearms and
Presenter: Steve Boyd
It’s your choice: sleep, read a book,
sit in the sun, chat with friends, take a walk, etc.
Gentle Flow Yoga
Gentle Flow Yoga is geared
specifically for those new to yoga or those who are interested in a
gentle practice. This class incorporates simple flowing sequences to
warm up the body, as well as slower paced movements focusing on
alignment, strength, balance, and flexibility. Each class will end
with an extended period of relaxation. This class is appropriate for
anyone of any age, shape or size. No experience or flexibility
required. Dress comfortably and bring a yoga mat or a mat of some sort
(towel, thick blanket, etc.).
Presenter: Liz Dubois
Girl Scout Service
Help out with a camp service
project or be a Farnsworth Weekend helper!
How to Help Girl Scouts Grow in Your Community
We’re living in an ever-changing environment and we’ll have to
approach recruitment in new ways. We know we’ll need flexible plans
that can be adjusted for multiple scenarios, which is why this year,
our workshop is high-level and focused on next steps. From talking to
prospective families and volunteers, to starting troops in your local
area, we will teach you all things recruiting, the Girl Scout
Presenter: Amanda LaClair
Quilt Block Exchange Club
Do you quilt or do you
want to learn how to make a quilt block? Join us as we showcase quilts
from last year’s Farnsworth exchange and discuss this past year's
exchanges. We will decide upon theme, colors, and other details.
Ultimately, each participant will create unique and individualized
quilt blocks to exchange with other participants. You will end up with
enough quilt blocks to create your own wall hanging or quilt — or be
creative and use them for a different purpose! For those who have
never sewn quilt blocks before, a demonstration on how to cut and sew
fabric into the block chosen for this year's exchange. You will be
making your quilt blocks at home for exchange at a later date (around
Presenter: Joanne Dickie
Time with GSGWM Board
Spend time with our
council’s Board of Directors to chat and learn about the latest
council efforts and future strategy. Questions regarding governance
topics (the board's pervue) are welcome.
Presenter: GSGWM Board
Try out different kinds of
boating on Lake Abenaki. Practice your canoe fundamentals, then paddle
out to explore Lake Abenaki at your own pace. Or learn to balance and
steer, then explore the coves of Lake Abenaki by paddleboard.
Workshop is first-come, first-served on choosing the type of
boat. Sign up for more than one session to try both!
Presenter: Camp Staff