Posts Tagged ‘Girl Scouts’

Playing the Past Girl Scout Program

Posted on: June 17th, 2017 by Stephanie Boyle

Learn how girls lived during the Federal Period. Juniors will tour the historic house to “research” their role, then it’s time to pretend you’re a young woman living in the new capital city. Write with a quill pen, play games, make a clothespin doll to take home, and enjoy a tea party. This program includes a tour of the house, program supplies, a Dumbarton House patch, and a snack.

Level: JuniorsCommunityProgramPartnerlogo_final

Badge: Playing the Past Badge Steps: 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5

Cost: $15 per scout; $5 per adult

Capacity: Maximum 40 scouts and 10 adults

Register HERE

After completing your online registration you will be contacted by a member of the education department to confirm your registration and collect a $50 deposit. Deposits are refundable up to 14 days prior to the date of your program. Your final count and final payment is also due 14 days prior to the date of your program.

At Ease with Etiquette Girl Scout Program

Posted on: June 11th, 2017 by Stephanie Boyle

Learn the essentials of etiquette and how it has evolved over time. From table manners to polite conversation, scouts will get to practice the basics. After, they’ll put what they’ve learned to the test during an afternoon tea party with their new friends! This is a special program that includes lunch plus a guided tour of the museum, all program supplies, and a Dumbarton House patch.

Level: Brownies & Juniors

Badge:  Brownie Making Friends Badge Steps: 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5CommunityProgramPartnerlogo_finaletiquette
Junior Social Butterfly Badge Steps: 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5

Cost: $25 per scout and $10 per adult (tour & lunch included for adult)

Capacity: Maximum 36 scouts and 8 adults

Register HERE

After completing your online registration you will be contacted by a member of the education department to confirm your registration and collect a $50 deposit. Deposits are refundable up to 14 days prior to the date of your program. Your final count and final payment is also due 14 days prior to the date of your program.

Bygone Games Girl Scout Overnight

Posted on: May 12th, 2017 by Stephanie Boyle

With their scavenger hunt and haversack, scouts will tour the museum to learn what life would have been like for children in the Federal Period. Afterwards it’s time to play! Brownies will try games from the period and reinvent the rules to come up with a new game to play with their fellow scouts. Includes an evening snack, a patch, and continental breakfast.

Level: BrowniesCommunityProgramPartnerlogo_finalmaking-games

Badge: Making Games Badge Steps: 1, 2,3, and 4

Cost: $30 per scout; $10 per adult.

Capacity: Maximum 40 scouts and 10 adults

Register HERE

After completing your online registration you will be contacted by a member of the education department to confirm your registration and collect a $50 deposit. Deposits are refundable up to 14 days prior to the date of your program. Your final count and final payment is also due 14 days prior to the date of your program.

Playing the Past Girl Scout Overnight

Posted on: May 5th, 2017 by Stephanie Boyle

Learn how girls lived during the Federal Period. Juniors will tour the historic house to “research” their role, then it’s time to pretend you’re a young woman living in the new capital city. Write with a quill pen, play games, make a clothespin doll to take home, and enjoy a tea party. This program includes a tour of the house, program supplies, a Dumbarton House patch, an evening snack, and continental breakfast in the morning.

Level: JuniorCommunityProgramPartnerlogo_finalplayingpast

Badge: Playing the Past Badge Steps: 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5

Cost: $30 per scout; $10 per adult.

Capacity: Maximum 40 scouts and 10 adults

Register HERE

After completing your online registration you will be contacted by a member of the education department to confirm your registration and collect a $50 deposit. Deposits are refundable up to 14 days prior to the date of your program. Your final count and final payment is also due 14 days prior to the date of your program.

SOLD OUT-Girl Scout Program: Inspired Painter

Posted on: April 3rd, 2016 by dbh-01

Dumbarton House/NSCDA

Armed with artistic inspiration from the various 18th-19th century art forms at Dumbarton House, Brownies expand their art vocabulary and create their own artwork to take home! Explore how to express yourself in a self-portrait and share a story by painting a group mural. This program fufills the Painting Badge steps 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. All programs include a snack and Dumbarton House patch. Please complete a registration form and a member of the Education Department will contact you about availability and to collect a $50 deposit. Advanced registration is required.

Time: 10a-12:30pCommunityProgramPartnerlogo_final

Cost: $15/per Scout; $5/per Adult

Program Level: Brownie