Peg Brazelton Girl Scout Nature and STEM Center at Burnham Woods
Discover the wild side of STEM at Peg Brazelton Girl Scout Nature Center! From mucking in the creek to building her own robot – girls can do anything. Girl Scouts – Diamonds is dedicated to helping girls build the courage, confidence, and character that need to make the world a better place. At the nature center she can explore ecosystems and habitats, discover the critters who live there, learn all about the science of clean water, and do art in the outdoors! Girls will discover how to unlock the energy all around us and put those engineering skills to the test with fun, hands on activities, and get an up close look at the animals who call Arkansas home through our critter encounters, and so much more!
Can’t make it to an event, but really want to bring your troop to the Nature Center? You can schedule your very own program for your troop.
Are you a teacher? The Nature Center also offers curriculum-based field trips for all students in grades Pre-K -12th. Call for more information and to schedule.
For more information contact: Angela Kirk, Program Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 632-6894 ext. 4013
Explore, code, do experiments-what you create is up to you! Join us every Third Thursday, 6-8 pm. Create and explore to your heart’s content. We’ll provide the supplies-you provide the imagination! Activities will be self-guided with adult supervision to ensure safety. Register via Ebiz or clicking on the link within the activities calendar. **There is no Maker Mania in November
Who: All girls K-12th grade…not a Girl Scout? Join us anyway!
Join the Fort Smith Service Unit for some Saturday fun at Burnham Woods. Earn your art in the outdoors badge, be adventurous and go on a Girl Scout-style scavenger hunt. Taste of fall and learn about Pioneer Chemistry. You don’t want to miss these amazing activities! Contact the Fort Smith Service Unit at email@example.com.
Discover your world at night! Spend your weekend with us as you earn special badges, go on a night hike, explore the constellations while stargazing and meet some Nocturnal critters up close. Traditional Girl Scout activities such as hiking, songs, crafts, and a Dutch oven dinner under the stars will round out your experience. Meals and snacks are included in the cost of registration. Register Here!
Who: Daisies, Brownies and Juniors
Cost: $35/Girl, $15/Adult or Program Aide
If you can Dream It-You Can Do It! Explore and Discover in a hands-on interactive atmosphere. College students and professionals in various fields will be here to help you discover STEM future! Lunch is included in registration.
Who: Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors
Cost: $7/Girl or Adult
Registration Deadline: March 11, 2017
Oklahoma Spring Break Day Camp | March 15, 2017
Inspire the inventor and scientist in you. Experiment with us as we mix, measure and explore the science all around us. Traditional Girl Scout songs, crafts and games will round out your experience. Join us-make new friends and memories that will last a lifetime!
Registration Deadline: March 8, 2017
Cost: $25/Girl, $15/Adult or Program Aide
Arkansas Spring Break Day Camp | March 21-23, 2016
Inspire the inventor and scientist in you. Experiment with us as we mix, measure and explore the science all around us. Traditional Girl Scout songs, crafts and games will complete your experience. Join us-make new friends and memories that will last a lifetime!
Who: All girls K-5th grade…not a Girl Scout? We can register you when you sign up!
Registration Deadline: March 7, 2017
Cost: $40/Girl, $15/Adult or Program Aide
Spring Overnight | May 12-14, 2017
This overnight adventure will combine the fun and excitement of exploring the great outdoors of Burnham Woods with hands-on creative arts and sciences.
Who: Daisies, Brownies and Juniors…Not a Girl Scout yet? No problem! We can sign you up when you register!
Registration Deadline: May 2, 2017
Cost: $30/Girl, $15/Adult or Program Aide
Discover Days Summer Day Camp | June 6-8, 2017
Peg Brazelton Girl Scout Nature Center and the Fort Smith Service Unit are excited to offer Discovery Days Day Camp this summer! Each level will work on a journey and badge-specific programming while having a blast with girls throughout the entire council. Classic camp activities such as hiking, outdoor cooking and crafts will round out your day camp experience. Snacks are included in cost of registration.
Who: All girls K-5th grade…Not a Girl Scout? We can register you when you sign up!
Registration Deadline: May 1, 2017
Cost: $30/Girl, $15/Adult or Program Aide
Questions: Contact Angela Kirk, Program Specialist, at 479-452-1290 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Leigh Norton, Fort Smith Service Unit Director, at 479-629-2858 or email@example.com.