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Girl Scouts Love State Parks

Date:
Mon Sep 07, 8:00 AM - Sun Sep 13, 2:00 PM
Location:
Online
Category:
Events, Virtual, Adult Activities
Level:
All Levels
 

Calling all Girl Scouts are you ready for Girl Scouts Love State Parks?

About this Event

If registration is full please visit our YouTube Channel on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 10:00 AM as we will be live streaming: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9JsWb9-D8NdvYi2_pP-iCg

This activity is open to all Girls in Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Kern Counties, even if you are not a Girl Scout yet.

This activity is also open to all Girl Scouts outside of our Council.

Girl Scouts in our Council will receive the Girl Scouts Love State Parks patch for FREE! Girls outside of our Council will be directed to their Councils for patch purchase.

Girl Scouts Love State Parks is a national event that highlights a deep partnership between Girl Scouts and state parks in all 50 states. In 2019, Girl Scouts and their families from nearly every council celebrated the event in nearly 400 state parks, across 48 states and Puerto Rico.

Girl Scouts Love State Parks 2020 will be a week long virtual series starting Monday, September 7, 2020 and ending with a weekend virtual tour of California State Parks on Saturday, September 12, 2020 and Sunday, September 13, 2020.

In order to earn the Girl Scouts Love State Parks patch girls must:

  • Virtually tour 3 different State Parks the week of Monday, September 7 - Friday, September 11

AND

  • Watch the YouTube video premiere of Girl Scouts of Central California South (GSCCS) local State Parks of Allenswork, Tejon, Tule Elk Reserve and other parks in our area.

AND

  • Attend the California State Parks Weekend Tour

Girl Scout Scouts Love State Parks Schedule

From Monday, September 7, 2020 - Friday, September 11, 2020 - Girls will get the opportunity to virtually tour 50 state parks (or as many as they can/want) at the convenience of their own time. Please visit https://www.girlscouts.org/lovestateparks to tour the 50 states and download the free passport.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - Girls will be able to watch the premiere of our local State Parks video on our YouTube channel at 6:00 PM.

Saturday, September 12 and Sunday, September 13 - Girls will take a virtual tour of California State Parks with California Girl Scout Councils and Park Rangers. We will send a complete list of State Parks, Girl Scout Councils, times and links to watch their live content.

Sunday, September 13 at 10:00 AM - Come visit and enjoy Morro Bay State Park on the beautiful central California coast! Let us discover Morro Bay’s Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), the ecosystem that resides here, and one charismatic marine mammal…the sea otter! We’ll explore all about how this animal has adapted to live in this environment. Learn about what MPAs are, how they benefit us and the animals that live there, as well as ways that we can help and protect our ocean every single day.

Supplies Needed for GSCCS Day:

  • Access to a computer, tablet, cell phone, etc.
  • Internet access
  • Zoom Meeting App
  • Kahoot App
  • YouTube link (please see above for YouTube link)

*Note this Zoom Meeting only covers Girl Scouts of Central California South's Girl Scout Love State Parks event which is on Sunday, September 13 at 10:00 AM.

If you want to visit the other California State Parks you must visit the California Council live streaming link which will be sent out to you at a later date.