2015-2016 Pathfinder Event Guide

Upcoming Events for Girls 

To register for all events, complete and submit the Event Registration Form. For a full listing of events, view our Events Calendar*Unless otherwise stated, event registration closes two weeks prior to the event.

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September 10, 2016
Outdoor Fun Event
Grades: ALL registered Girl Scouts (regardless of area)
When: 1:00-3:00 p.m., Saturday, September 10, 2016
Location: Wonderland Park in Wasilla (Pavilion near Wendy’s) 
Event description: This a great opportunity to get your troop back together and come have some fun doing some Girl Scout outdoor activities. We will be learning to tie knots, and use our new skills to anchor a tent and make a sit-upon. We will be learning some fire safety and starting fires to cook s’mores. We will also have a game and songs.
Cost: $4.00 per Girl Scout
Note: Patches are $1.00 each. Patches are NOT included in the price of the event. Please order the number of patches you would like. Dress warmly in layers. This is an outdoor event so come prepared for sun or rain.
Registration Deadline: 4 pm, Thursday, September 8, 2016 
To Register: Drop completed Valley Event Registration Form in the silver box at Learning Essentials or mail to the address on the registration form. No Cash, Checks only.
Contact: Cheryl Hampton, Email: girlscoutswasilla@yahoo.com; Cell: 355-1994; Home: 357-1994  

September 18, 2016
Fast and Female Champ Chat Anchorage 2016
Grades: All girls (not just Girl Scouts)
When: 12:00 – 3:30 p.m., Sunday, September 18, 2016
Location: The Alaska Airlines Center on the UAA Campus
Event description: Join Olympic and Elite female athletes for an afternoon of fun! Learn from these International stars through games, athletic activities, and inspirational stories. You’ll have a chance to hang out with your heroes, meet other girls interested in sports, and learn about life as a professional athlete! Special seminar for teen participants (14-18) and a Parent & Coaches Seminar from 12:30 – 2:30.
Cost: Youth (8-18) $25; Parents & Coaches $25 (Includes a L.L. Bean Fast and Female t-shirt for the first 500 registrants.)
Note: Financial aid is available. If needed, please contact Program Development Specialist STEM and Events Maggie Ewan at mewan@girlscoutsalaska.org BEFORE you register.
To Register: Register online today!

October 22, 2016
Mystery Event, Secrets of the Iron Phoenix
Grades: Brownies & Above
When:  5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2016
Location: The Depot, Palmer, AK
Event description: This is an interactive mystery where you will meet the characters, look for clues and try and solve the mystery. There will be a light snack served during the event. Toward the end the you will vote on “who did it” before the answer is revealed. 
Theme: It is 1847, the elegant Victorian Era with an industrial flare. Off the streets of merry ol’ London, an inventor is about to make history by revealing the greatest airship ever designed. And it is winner take all when the ship is up for bid. Come explore the little shops and discover the secrets each citizen is hiding from you. With loads of money and control of the skies on the line, this will not end so quietly
Cost: $11.00 per Girl Scout, 1 free adult, $5.00/each additional adult
Note: Bring a pen or pencil to take notes. Costumes are encouraged but not required. Patches are $1.00 each. Patches are NOT included in the price of the event. Please order the number of patches you would like.
Registration Deadline: 4:00 p.m., Saturday, Oct 15 or when full.
To Register: Drop completed Valley Event Registration Form in the silver box at Learning Essentials or mail to the address on the registration form. No Cash, Checks only.
Contact: Cheryl Hampton, Email: girlscoutswasilla@yahoo.com; Cell: 355-1994; Home: 357-1994  

October 23,  2016
Parent/Child Yoga
Grades: ALL registered Girl Scouts (regardless of area)
When: 11 am – 1 pm, October 23, 2016
Location: Midnight Sun Yoga
Event description: Come enjoy 2 hours of yoga catered to every ability. Limited availability so register early!         
Cost: $15 pair, each additional child $5
Note: Patches are $1.00 each. Patches are NOT included in the price of the event.  Please order the number of patches you would like. Girls and parents should wear outfits with no buttons or zippers. 
Registration Deadline: October 17, 2016
Contact: Email: Dee at dawnachasse@yahoo.com or 907-795-2302 Randee at Randeejohnson85@gmail.com or 907-433-9011

November 4, 2016
Daddy/Daughter Fall Ball
Grades: ALL registered Girl Scouts (regardless of area)
When: 5:30 pm-8 pm, November 4, 2016
Location: Palmer Jr. Middle School Gym
Event description: Fall Ball gives girls a chance to dress up and enjoy time with the daddy figure in their life. A dj will be on hand, and a dance instructor will show dads and daughter some new dances.  A light supper, with drinks, will be provided also.
Cost: $5 per person
Patches: Patches are $1.00 each. Patches are NOT included in the price of the event.  Please order the number of patches you would like.  
Note: Drop completed Valley Event Registration Form in the silver box at Learning Essentials in Wasilla or UPS store in Palmer. No Cash, Checks only
Registration Deadline: October 30, 2016
Contact: Dee Chasse: 907-795-2302, Email: dawnachasse@yahoo.com

November 25, 2016
PJ Party at the Movies
Grades: ALL registered Girl Scouts (regardless of area)
When: 10:30 p.m – 2:00 a .m. or earlier depending on when movie lets out, November 25
Location: Coming Attractions Theater in Wasilla
Event description: Come in your favorite pajamas to enjoy some popcorn and watch Disney’s “Moana” with your fellow girl scouts.  A backstage tour may also be included.
Cost: $10 per person watching movie
Patches: Patches are $1.00 each. Patches are NOT included in the price of the event.  Please order the number of patches you would like.  
Note: Must turn in completed Valley Event Registration Form in the silver box at Learning Essentials in Wasilla or UPS store in Palmer.
Registration Deadline: Monday, November 21, 2016
Contact: Dee Chasse: 907-795-2302, Email: dawnachasse@yahoo.com

Registration Information

Adult and non-member information:
Non-member girls can become members by completing a Membership Form and paying the $20 annual membership fee.
Troops/groups must always have appropriate adult-to-girl ratios per Volunteer Essentials, unless otherwise noted in the event description.
Individual girl members must attend with an adult, unless otherwise noted in the event description. 
Tagalongs (children of any age who are not participating in the program) are not allowed at events, unless otherwise noted in the event description.

Financial assistance:
Financial assistance is available to girls wanting to attend an event. A completed Financial Assistance Request Form needs to be attached to the Event Registration Form.

Cancellation policy:
Cancellation requests are required in writing (e-mail preferred) to Database & Customer Service Specialist Danielle Morrow.
If a troop/group or individual cancels after the registration closing date, all money paid becomes nonrefundable unless we can fill the space(s) from the waitlist. 
If we cancel an event, all money received will be refunded. 
Waitlisted individuals will be refunded after the event occurs.