Programs for Girls
Make a difference, and save a life! Girls will learn about professions that help keep others safe in our community. Girls will spend time with women in public safety fields like fire fighters, police officers, doctors and paramedics. Activities may include learning age appropriate skills for crime scene investigation with the Tallahassee Police Department and practicing CPR with paramedics.
Girls will tap into their adventurous side this week. Girls` may experience thrilling excitement like reaching new heights rock climbing, getting a birds-eye view while zip lining, or learning how to roller skate from the best with the Tallahassee RollerGirls. Other activities will include things like practicing skills to survive in the great outdoors!
Together we can build anything! Girls will engage in many hands-on experiences this week. They will learn how to draw and construct models with local architects and engineers. Girls will engage in a community service project to build something that benefits the community. They will also learn how to build it digitally, spending the day learning all about coding and robots!
I Heart Art! Girls will explore all kinds of different arts, whether it be with a camera, through dance, with a paintbrush, in clay, through song, and much more! Campers will spend time with successful local women artists and learn more about the artistic journey while embracing their own strengths and creativity. This week of camp will culminate in an art gallery exhibition that will be open to the public on Friday, June 30th.
Together, girls will have the opportunity to plan and create their very own business! In a fun setting, girls will explore all the components of starting and running a company from public relations, product design/marketing, financials, sales, operations, and even corporate philanthropy. The girls will learn from women business leaders in our community and launch their enterprise on Friday , July 21st. This is a two week camp session. To participate your girl must be enrolled for the full two-weeks.
Girls will explore a variety of scientific and technical fields from oceanography to physics and will be led in hands on projects by women scientists in our community. Field trips will include awesome and experiential trips to real labs and the Challenger Learning Center. Girls will also get to do their own experiments for some silly science fun.
This week is all about animals! Girls will meet many critters including those that swim, fly, stomp, and roar. Girls will go horseback riding and meet many women in a variety of animal-related professions such as veterinarians, those who use pets to help others through animal therapy, and more!
- Family income above $50,000/ year ($200.00/week)
- Family income above $50,000/ year, sibling discount ($180.00/week)
- Family income below $50,000/ year ($150.00/week)
- Family income below $50,000/ year, sibling discount($135.00/ week)
- Limited reduced-fee scholarships available