Our World, Our Family
New for 2015!
Happy Dancing Turtles, a Hackensack-based non-profit that focuses on sustainable living will be leading our Bugs session for Daisies and Brownies as well as a two-hour Savvy Survival Skills session for Cadettes and older.
John Latimer, host of KAXE Community Radio's Phenology show for over 30 years, is a natural storyteller. His Nature Walk sessions are guaranteed to spark an interest and appreciation in birds, bees, and trees.
Special Treat for out Lincoln Campers: Since most of our great sessions and activities take place at Camp Lake Hubert, we are offering up some special fun for OWOF participants staying at Camp Lincoln:
* Friday Night at the movies
* Glow in the Dark Scavenger Hunt
* Saturday evening performance of Cadence & The Wolf, an all-girl rock band from Minneapolis, MN
Bring a Friend!
*Friend must be new to Girl Scouts or membership lapsed for 2 years. Girl Scout membership form must accompany OWOF registration.
Teen Volunteer Program
If you are entering grades 9-12, consider applying to be a volunteer at Our World, Our Family. Knowledge, skills, and energy are needed to make this event a great experience for all girls!
- Attend a Friday leadership training
- Lead or assist during 5 sessions
- Coordinate or help with other activities as assigned such as evening campfire, talent show, scavenger hunt, parking, or serving meals.
- Participate in 2 sessions of your choice, just for the fun of it!
...and guess what? you only pay $30.
To be considered, submit the Teen Volunteer Program application by Friday, June 26, 2015. Space is limited to 20 girls. You must be able to be at OWOF from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon to be considered. Download the application here or contact us for a copy.
Oh the places you'll go!
Consider going on a trip with us? register at OWOF and receive half off the deposit. The first 20 girls to register receive a prize! Check out our great trips here.
Don't forget to bring your Cookie Dough! Our traveling Girl Scout store is part of the OWOF experience. You may wish to bring some spending money (or cookie dough) for a Girl Scout shirt, necklace, or other fun keepsake.
What girls say about Our World, Our Family:
“I like doing everything! It is so much fun!"
“I get to be a wilderness explorer and adventurer, it is
“I love the crafts”
“Archery and making birdhouses are the best”
“I love being with my friends and having 2 days to hang out and do fun things without other things getting in the way”
“Awesome, awesome, awesome!”
2015 Cookie Dough or Adventure Points
Ready to send in your regsitration but have not yet received your 2015 Cookie Dough or Adventure points? Please contact us for assistance.
OWOF Shirts and Hoodies!
New in 2015! The shirt includes a marker to have friends old and new autograph your shirt. We have brought back the GLOW IN THE DARK ink in the design!
OWOF shirts and hoodies are available for pre-order. Indicate your size on your Group Registration Form and include payment. Girls may us Cookie Dough for the total cost of both the shirt and the hoodie.
This year's T-shirts are yellow and hoodies are black.
T-Shirts: $8.50 YS to YL and Adult small to 3x
Hoodies: $30 YS to YL and Adult small to 1x | $34 Adult 2 -3x
**Please note that a limited number of T-shirts will be available at the event for $12; no hoodies will be available at the OWOF Girl Scout store. Orders and full payments are due by Friday, June 26, 2015.**
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