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Events offer a variety of scheduled activities hosted by Girl Scouts of Central Texas and are available in each of GSCTX's four focus areas - green, strong, creative and tech.
Open to all girls at any age, council-sponsored events include several outdoor, creative, tech and green activities. There is sure to be something that fits every girl's interest! 

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Program Facilitators

Looking for more opportunities? GSCTX partners with local businesses and organizations. You may contact our many program facilitators to set up an opportunity for your troop or service unit at your own convenience. 

If your organization is interested in becoming a partner with GSCTX to deliver programming, please complete the following online application located here

Girls Go Green

Green Program Facilitators                            LocationOfferings
The Antique Rose Emporium Brenham Gardening programs.
Aquarena Center San Marcos Programming tied to Wow! Wonders of Water Journey
Austin Nature & Science Center Austin Wow! Wonder of Waters journey programs, rope courses, and caving programs.
Balcones Canyonlands National Wildfire Refuge Marble Falls Nature hikes, insect and bird biology, and conservation activities.
Baylor Center for Reservoir & Aquatic Systems Research
Water education programs, assistance with Brownie WOW! Wonders of Water Journey, Forever Green projects
Bell County Master Gardeners Community Gardens, outdoor curriculum
Keep Brazos Beautiful Assistance with troop Take Action! projects
Cameron Park Zoo Waco Badge programs and overnight programs.
Caverns of Sonora Sonora Group Tours, caving programs, and workshops.
The Exotic Resort Zoo Johnson City Wildfire programs, habitat programs, and camping.
The Expedition School Austin First aid, American Red Cross training in First Aid and CPR/AED.
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center Glen Rose Workshops on wildlife, habitats, conservation, and camping.
Inks Lake State Park
Brownie Hiker & Bugs, Junior Camper & Flowers, Cadette Trailblazing & Trees, Senior Adventurer & Sky and Ambassador Water Badges
Keep Austin Beautiful Assistance with troop Take Action! projects
Keep Brazos Beautiful Bryan Tree planting, recycling, litter prevention, wildflowers, and water conservation programs.
Keep Waco Beautiful Waco Environmental issues, gardening, litter control
LBJ Wildflower Center at UT Austin Austin Badge programs, butterfly gardening, and eco-exploration. Guided programs are only offered by appointment and upon volunteer guide availability. 
Lake Waco Wetlands Waco Wow! Wonders of Water journey programs, wetlands conservation, habitats, and wildlife.
Mayborn Museum Complex Waco External Senses, ecology, cultures, and music.
Old Tunnel Wildlife Management Area Fredricksburg Group tours on conservation and bat colonies. Call 866-978-BATS.
San Angelo Nature Center San Angelo Nature and science education programs, tours, and off-site programs
Sue's Backyard Plant Nusery Brownwood Gardening program
Sustainable Food Center
Programming tied into Senior SOW What? Journey, free seeds, gardening advice
Texas Rowing Center Austin Wow! Wonders of Water journey programs, canoe and kayak trips, and equipment rentals
Trane Commercial Systems
Junior Get Moving! Journey supplements including energy audits

Girls Go Strong

Strong Program Facilitators    LocationOfferings
Agape Yoga Studio San Angelo Children's and adult yoga classes.
Austin Rowing Dock Austin Paddling badge work and bat cruises
Bell County Museum Belton Architecture, women's history, culture, and paleontology programs.
Brazos Bluffs Ranch
Horses, trail rides, lunch by the river, and Girl Scout discounts
GymKix
Brownie Dancer, Brownie Fair Play, Junior Practice with Purpose, Cadette Good Sportsmanship, Senior Cross-Training and Ambassador Coaching Badges
Heart of Texas Martial Arts Brownwood Children and adult martial arts/self-defense classes.
Horsin' Around Killeen Horseback riding, camp outs and horseback riding classes
Hostelling International Austin Cultural Kitchen, Hostel Overnight, Travel 101 & Trip Planning Classes, Patch Programs
The Expedition School Austin Stand up paddling, kayaking, canoeing, mountain biking, lifeguarding, Wilderness First Aid, American Red Cross training in First Aid and CPR/AED
Metroplex Health System Killeen 'Mothers Teach Your Daughters' skin care program
Operation Military Kid
Various resources and activities with an emphasis on STEM; includes traveling tech lab
Pacific War Museum Fredricksburg Living history programs and self-guided tours
Ranger College Beauty School Brownwood Cosmetology, business owner information, and spa parties. Call 325-646-0022.
Sun Dragon Martial Arts & Self Defense, NFP Austin Bullying prevention, dating safety classes, intro karate, and navigation to peer relationships. 
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum Waco Programs on mapmaking, surveying, orienteering, crime scene, investigation, crime prevention, public service, history.
Texas Trotting Turtles Volkssport Club Copperas Cove

Mapped hikes in various areas around council

Waco Bicycle Club

Group bicycle rides, trail building

Girls Go Creative

Creative Program Facilitators                LocationOfferings
Abrakadoodle Austin Innovative art classes, art camps, art parties, and special events
Art Center of Waco Waco Painting, pottery, and crafts
Austin's Children's Museum Austin STEM, animal science, art, cooking camps, and workshops
Austin School for Performing & Visual Arts Austin Private and group lessons available in theater, voice, dance music, and visual arts.
Ballet Austin Austin Dance workshops, rehearsal viewings, and education performances.
Blanton Museum of Art Austin Art-tours, hands-on gallery activities, and art-making activities
Bosque Arts Center Clifton Arts, gardening, music, culinary arts, photography, pottery, and yin building theatre.
Brazos Arts Bryan Music Classes.
Brazos Glassworks Bryan Stained glass classes.
Brenham Fine Arts League Brenham Art Classes. Call 979-836-1622
Cafe Monet, Inc. Austin Painting, pottery, and mosaics
Cedar Park Center Austin Exclusive discounts for Girl Scouts, unique Girl Scouts patches with purchase
Cordovan Art School
Brownie Painting, Junior Drawing, Cadette Comic Artist, Senior Collage, Ambassador Photography, Brownie Potter, Junior Jeweler and Cadette Book Artist Badges
CTC Culinary Hospitality Club Brownie Snacks, Junior Simple Meals, Cadette New Cuisines, Senior Locavore and Ambassador Dinner Party Badges
CTC Speech Club Cadettee Public Speaker Badge
Cultural Activities Center Temple Painting, pottery, cooking, jewelry, and theatre
The Hook and Needle Bryan Knitting and crocheting classes
In the Mood Ballroom Temple Dance classes and workshops
Johnson School of Performing Arts
Brownie Dancer Badge and community service opportunities to assist dance teams in creating sets
Living Water Pottery Brownie Pottery Badge
Lupine Lane Austin Art, cooking, dance, music, photography, science, theater, and writing activities.
Mayborn Museum Complex Waco External senses, ecology, cultures, and music.
Newman's Castle Bellville Castle Tours. Call 979-865-9804.
Pottery Ranch San Angelo Pottery Classes and parties.

Shortcakes

Austin Cookie, cupcake, cakeball decorating. 

Temple Cultural Activities Center

Temple Clay sculpting, glass fusing, various arts and theater programs
Two Forks Chuck Wagon San Angelo Chuck Wagon history, authentic cooking, and demonstrations. Call 325-949-8646.
Upaint It
Studio time for Girl Scouts at discounted rate
Vive Les Arts! Killeen Adult and children theatre programs.
Waco Arts Center
Exhibits, summer art camps, pottery, children's art classes
Young Chef's Academy Austin/Round Rock Weekly group cooking classes, birthday parties, summer camps, and special events. 
Young Chefs International
Brownie Snacks, Junior Simple Meals, Cadette New Cuisines, Senior Locavore and Ambassador Dinner Party Badges

Girls Go Tech

Tech Program Facilitators                                  LocationOfferings
Austin's Children's Museum Austin STEM, animal science, art, cooking camps, and workshops.
Austin Nature & Science Center Austin Wow! Wonders of Water journey programs, rope courses, and caving programs.
Balcones Canyonlands National Wildfire Refuge Marble Falls Nature hikes, insect and bird biology, and conservation activities.
Baylor Center for Reservoir and Aquatic Systems Research
Water education programs, assistance with Brownie WOW! Wonders of Water Journey, Forever Green projects
Casey Memorial Library  Various free library resources and assistance with the following badges, Brownie My Family Story Badge, Junior Scribe Badge, Cadette Screenwriter and Book Artist Badges and Senior Novelist Badge
Mayborn Planetarium & Space Theater Killeen Astronomy and science programs.
NetSmartz Teens Austin Valuable online tools, badge-earning activities
San Angelo Nature Center San Angelo Nature and science educational programs, tours, and off-site programs.
Space Center Houston Houston Brownie, Junior, and Cadetter/Senior/Ambassador Camp-Ins.
Stunt Ranch Austin Movie special effects and "behind the scence" demonstations.
Women.Design.Build Austin Wood shop skills, tool basics, and design workshops.
Young People's Workshop Austin Hands-on workshops in art, music, Spanish, and robotics.
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum
Programs including mapmaking, surveying, orienteering, crime scene investigation, crime prevention, public service and history
Time Warner Cable Austin STEM activities.