Girl Scouts

Bartow History Museum 2014-2015

Girl Scout Workshops

Junior Jewelers

Discover jewelry from other lands and make your own jewelry to wear! Admire the Bartow History Museum’s special collection of jewelry and learn about the history behind the beauty.  Join other Junior Girl Scouts in making different types of jewelry with a variety of textures and colors.  Find out about the symbolism of jewelry such as the wedding band or friendship bracelet. This program is designed to help Juniors work toward their skill building badge in the “It’s Your Planet- Love It” journey. Bring a sack lunch.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Juniors

Date: September 13, 2014   Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $12 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins July 1, 2014; Ends September 9, 2014   Participants: Min. 25/max. 75

Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288

Building Community

Join other Girl Scouts at the Bartow History Museum to learn what makes our community in northwest Georgia special. We will explore our community symbols, sing community songs, have a parade, and even learn to be landmark detectives.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Brownies

Date: October 11, 2014   Time: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $6 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins Aug. 1, 2014; Ends October 7, 2014   Participants: Min. 25/max. 75

Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288

Mysteries at the Museum

Museums and history are full of amazing detectives solving mysteries. Grab your magnifying glass and dive into detecting. Join other Girl Scouts and practice the power of observation, learn to communicate in code, get your finger prints taken, and follow clues to solve a real mystery! Bring a sack lunch.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Juniors

Date: November 8, 2014   Time: 10 a.m. –2 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $ 12 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins Aug. 1, 2014; Ends November 5, 2014  Participants: Min. 25/max. 75
Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288

Storytelling: My Family Story

Discover the history of northwest Georgia through games, stories and artifacts.  Brownies will create family trees and crests as they compare and contrast their history with those who came before them.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Brownies

Date: January 10, 2015   Time: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $6 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins Aug. 1, 20134; Ends January 7, 2015   Participants: Min. 25/max. 75
Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288

Playing the Past

Join other Junior Girl Scouts as you learn about the history of northwest Georgia while earning your “Playing the Past” badge!  Make your own accessories, take on chores, and learn the games from the Cherokee, Pioneer and/or Victorian eras.  This will be a fun-filled day of creating while learning! Bring a sack lunch.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Juniors

Date: February 7, 2014   Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $6 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins Aug. 11, 2014; Ends February 4, 2015   Participants: Min. 25/max. 75
Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288

Beyond Manners

Meet new Girl Scout friends as you explore the manners and customs practiced by Victorian era ladies and ladies today. Decipher the secret language of the fan, make your own calling cards, and learn to be the best Brownie friend you can be.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Brownies

Date: March 14, 2015,   Time: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $ 16 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins Aug. 1, 2014  Ends March 11, 2015   Participants: Min. 25/max. 75                                                                                                                          Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288

Junior Jewelers

Discover jewelry from other lands and make your own jewelry to wear! Admire the Bartow History Museum’s special collection of jewelry and learn about the history behind the beauty.  Join other Junior Girl Scouts in making different types of jewelry with a variety of textures and colors.  Find out about the symbolism of jewelry such as the wedding band or friendship bracelet.  This program is designed to help Juniors work toward their skill building badge in the “It’s Your Planet- Love It” journey. Bring a sack lunch.

Program level/age: Girl Scout Juniors

Date: April 18, 2015   Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Bartow History Museum   Fee: $12 per girl; adults $4.00

Registration: Begins Aug. 01, 2014 Ends April 15, 2015   Participants: Min. 25/max. 75
Adult training required: First aid/CPR   Contact: Kelly Watters @ 770-382-3818 x 6288