Girl Scouts of Connecticut Camp Sikorsky 2015: PG16000 Tent camping for 500 Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts on the front lawn of Sikorsky Aircraft, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) workshops, tours…and more! Dates: Friday, October 2, 5:00 p.m. through Sunday, October 4, 2015, 12:00 noon Location: Sikorsky Aircraft, Stratford, CT Eligibility: Girl Scouts ages 12 and older may register as troops or individually with a parent/legal guardian. Please adhere to ratio of no more than 2 adults to 8 girls. Every effort will be made to accommodate those with disabilities and/or medical conditions. A media release form is required (will be sent to those registered) Cost: $45.00 for girls and adults (must be registered Girl Scouts), if paid by Aug. 15. Includes workshops, meals (Friday snack, all meals on Saturday, and Sunday breakfast), and Camp Sikorsky patch. The fee is $55.00 after Aug 15 and for out-of-Council participants. After Aug 15 Girl Scouts may register until event has reached capacity. Registration Process - NEW: Online registration not available for this event. Completed Registration Form and fees must be mailed, faxed, or scanned/emailed to Ellyn Savard and received by Aug 15, 2015. Registrations will not be processed without proper forms and payment. Space is limited. Those registered without proof of citizenship will not be considered (as per Sikorsky). Mail to Ellyn Savard, 529 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT 06897; fax to 203-762-0688; scan and email to [email protected] Memorabilia: T-shirts and hats will be offered for sale. Please PREORDER on the registration form (very limited supply will be available that weekend) Uniforms: Participants must wear Girl Scout uniforms (vest, sash, Girl Scout T-shirts) at all times while at Camp Sikorsky. No pajama bottoms except in camp area. Closed heel and toe shoes/sneakers are required. Note - Tents required for camping Workshops Offered - (popular workshops fill quickly); some CSA badge/journey connections noted: 1. Aviation – Field Day(C), Sky(S) 2. Chemistry – Science of Style(S) 3. Crime Prevention – Special Agent (C), Comparison Shopping(C), Truth Seeker(S), 4. Digital Technology – Media(C), Netiquette(C), Website Designer(S) 5. Drafting 6. Electronics 7. Energy – Breathe(C), Sow What?(S), Justice(A) 8. Engineering – Social Innovator(S), Sow What?(S), Justice(A) 9. Fire Safety 10. Geocaching – Trailblazing(C) 11. Inventing – Entrepreneur(C) 12. Model Design and Building 13. Public Speaking – Public Speaker(C) 14. Robotics 15. Search and Rescue – First Aid(CSA) 16. Space Exploration – Sky(S) 17. Truck Transportation 18. Weather – Sky(S), Water(A) 19. Environmental Science 20. First Aid – First Aid(CSA) 21. Engineers to the Rescue – camping emergency simulation: food, water, communications recovery activities (GSOFCT workshop) – Trailblazing(C) Please use assigned numbers on Registration Form Girls will participate in 2 sessions on Saturday. Workshop 21 is designed specifically for Girl Scouts, but girls may choose from any of those listed. Please select 2 choices and one alternate. You will be notified in late August/early September of the assigned workshops along with requirements and prerequisites, if necessary. All sessions are being taught by highly-qualified engineers, technicians, and executives who are employed at Sikorsky Aircraft. In addition, there will be myriad opportunities to visit fascinating displays within the Sikorsky Aircraft production center. This event is designed to stimulate interest in high tech career fields. Questions/Registrations: Contact Ellyn Savard at [email protected] or call 203762-5557, ext 3018. Fax: 203-762-0688 Important: Online registration not available for this event. Please see below.
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