The Girls Troop is off and running! We had our first campout at Mohican State Park in June and went kayaking. Our July campout was at Delaware State Park, where we did geocaching, disc golf, hiking, and a tour of the Delaware dam. In August, we earned the Rifle Shooting Merit Badge. All the girls received their first Rank Advancement at the August Court of Honor . Our September campout will be at Camp Tuscazoar (south of Canton, OH) to see a Civil War re-enactment and earn the American Heritage Merit Badge.
Meetings are on most Monday nights, 7:30-8:45p at Central College Presbyterian Church. Park in the back parking lot. Next meeting is Monday, September 9, 7:30p.
On Mondays, September 23 and 30, we will participate in the Introduction to Leadership Skills Training (ILST) from 6:30-8:40p.
Click here for the 7192 Calendar (v8-28-2019) for September 2019 -October 2020.
Girls (11-17) interested in adventure, camping, life skills, leadership skills, and service to others are encouraged to join! First year campouts and activities include:
- June Kayaking at Mohican State Park
- July Campout at Delaware State Park, Intro to Geocaching & Disc Golf, Hiking,
- August at Beltz Retreat Center for the Rifle Shooting merit badge
- September at the Zoar Civil War Reenactment to earn American Heritage merit badge
- October Trip to Gettysburg (Pennsylvania)
- November Hiking and Puppet Festival at Pokagon State Park (IN)
- November, December, and January Service Projects
Girls also have the opportunity to achieve the prestigious EAGLE RANK.
The Girl Troop 7192 will implement the same structure, dates and times, and advancement procedures as Troop 192. We may have 1-4 shared campouts annually. We will usually meet in a different room than Troop 192 so that girls have the opportunity to lead other girls.
The Scoutmaster for 7192 will be Janice McDonald, who through Columbus Outdoor Pursuits and OSU Outdoor Education has over 13 weeks backpacking experience, ridden bicycle on the Cross Ohio Bicycle (400+ miles) Adventure twice, ridden bicycle on the Great Ohio Bike Adventure (300+ miles) 3 times, ridden across the panhandle of Florida, done caving, whitewater rafting, canoeing, and kayaking. She has also camped in 46 states, most of Canada, and Western Europe. She is a former teacher at Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center (High School and Career Center) in Columbus. Contact: email@example.com
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