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Our council offers several great Signature Events throughout the year!

Signature Events are GSSNE programs that align with both council-level and GSUSA core program focuses. Check out the list of 2017 – 2018 opportunities below!

If you should need more information or help registering for one of these amazing programs, please contact customercare@gssne.org for more information. 

Click the drop down arrow next to the Signature Program name to display all the event and registration details!

International Day of Girl (Daisies/Brownies) - Global
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored   

Place: Camp Cookie, Chepachet, RI

(Daisies) Date & Time: Sunday, October 8, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

(Brownies) Date & Time: Monday, October 9, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: $15 per girl

  • Register HERE for Daisies for 9 am - noon timeslot
  • Register HERE for Daisies for 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot
  • Register HERE for Brownies for 9 am - noon timeslot
  • Register HERE for Brownies for 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Saturday, September 23, 2018

Change the world! Team up with countries around the globe to celebrate your inner G.I.R.L.(Go-Getter, Innovator, Risk-Taker, Leader) by taking part in a World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) curriculum event that encourages girl empowerment! You’ll participate in themed activities that will make you want to stand up and speak out about the real issues in your community, and “make the world a better place”.

Minimum each event: 10

Maximum each event: 30

Venture Out (Daisies/Brownies/Juniors) - Outdoor
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Place: Camp Hoffman, West Kingston, RI

Cost: $15 per girl

Register HERE

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Friday, October 20, 2017

Get ready, get set...go! Spend a day in the great outdoors at Camp Hoffman. You’ll work together to navigate a map and find buried treasure, safely build a fire, construct your own shelter, and even earn some of the requirements from an Outdoor badge! This program is the perfect introduction to basic outdoor survival skills. Bring a bag lunch and we’ll provide the snacks! Note: Individually-registered girls must be accompanied by an adult.

Minimum: 30

Maximum: 80

Innovation Day (Daisies) – STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics)
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: Girl Scout Leadership Center, 500 Greenwich Ave, Warwick, RI

Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017

Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm or 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Cost:  $15 per girl

Register HERE for 9 am – noon timeslot.

Register HERE for 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot:

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Friday, November 17, 2017

Daisies are ground-breakers! So we are challenging them to take on activities that inspire engineers, filmmakers, scientists, physicists and so many higher level career-women of the world today. Girls will utilize technological equipment and recycled resources to complete innovation tasks that dare Daisies to become inventors, brainstormers and discoverers of the STEAM world. Are you ready to think outside the box? An innovator fun patch and snack are included in the per girl price.    

Minimum each event: 10

Maximum each event: 30

Gigabyte Girls (Juniors) - STEAM
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: GSSNE, Warwick, RI

Date: Thursday, December 28, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: $15 per girl

Register HERE for 9 am – noon timeslot

Register HERE for 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Thursday, December 14, 2017

Let’s get crackin’! We are throwing a code party to discover what girls can design and do with code using Ozobots all while munching on a yummy “snack bytes” to keep their brains charged up for more fun. Juniors will also use the power of code to get Emojified, create their own tracks for Ozobot racing, design their own musical beats and break into the world of code by designing their own spy decoders that will reveal a secret message to solve an uncrackable mystery. Juniors will even get the chance to design their very own binary bracelets. Every Girl Scout will receive a tech-tastic fun patch and snack included in the price.  

Minimum each event: 10

Maximum each event: 30

 

Chill Factor (Daisies/Brownies/Juniors) - Outdoor
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: Camp Hoffman, West Kingston, RI

Date: Friday, December 29, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cost: $20 per girl

Register HERE

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Thursday, December 14, 2017

It’s a day at camp with a winter twist! Activities include snow-themed crafts, hiking (with snowshoes!), a campfire, and even more snow sports! Earn some of the requirements for the Outdoor badge series, too. We’ll then head inside to relax with cups of hot cocoa and hot cider. Bring a bag lunch and we’ll provide the snacks! If we’re low on snow, other awesome activities will be added! Note: Individually-registered girls must be accompanied by an adult.

Minimum: 30

Maximum: 80

X-treme Chill Factor (Cadettes/Seniors/Ambassadors) - Outdoor
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: Camp Hoffman, West Kingston, RI

Date: Saturday, December 30, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cost: $20 per girl

Register HERE

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Friday, December 15, 2017

What better way to rock out over winter vacation than spending a day outdoors at Camp Hoffman? Gear up for snow fort building, snowshoe hiking, and a campfire with s’mores! Earn some of the requirements for the Outdoor badge series while learning new skills. We’ll then head inside to relax with cups of hot cocoa and hot cider. Bring a bag lunch and we’ll provide the snacks! If we’re low on snow, other awesome activities will be added! Note: Individually-registered girls must be accompanied by an adult.

Minimum: 30

Maximum: 80

Pitch Perfect (Brownies) - Entrepreneurship
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Facilitator: Council-Sponsored

Place: Girl Scout Leadership Center, Warwick, RI

Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018

Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm or 1:00 pm-4:00 pm  

Cost: $15 per girl

Register HERE for 9 am – noon timeslot

Register HERE for 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Saturday, January 13, 2018

Let’s get down to business! The Girl Scout Cookie Sale is the largest girl-run business in the entire world and it’s because Girl Scouts learn the skills to be the best customer care teams in their communities. What’s the secret? Designing the most perfect pitch ever to surprise, inspire and motivate their customers about their business. We will even shake things with fun activities like role-playing scenarios, learning to think on the fly with the never-ending story game, designing a commercial/advertisement to sell a business or product and more! The “Meet my Customer” badge and snack are included in the price.

Minimum each event: 10  

Maximum each event: 30 

World Thinking Day (Brownies/Juniors) - Global
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: Camp Promising Acres, Swansea, MA

(Brownies) Date & Time: Sunday, February 18, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

(Juniors) Date & Time: Monday, February 19, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: $15 per girl

Register HERE for Brownies 9 am – noon timeslot

Register HERE for Brownies 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot

Register HERE for Juniors 9 am - noon timeslot

Register HERE for Juniors 1 pm – 4 pm timeslot

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Saturday, February 3, 2018

Calling all Global Pioneers! WAGGGS (the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts) encourages you to challenge yourself, spread the movement of the girl leadership experience, and participate in discussions centered around peace and human rights to tackle real-life issues affecting girls worldwide. A World Thinking Day badge and snack are included in the per girl price for this event.  

Minimum each event: 10

Maximum each event: 30

Marathon in a Month (All Ages) - Life Skills
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: Virtual Event (Internet & Email)

Date: March 1, 2018 through April 1, 2018

Cost: $1.00 per girl

Register HERE

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Wednesday, February 14, 2018

It’s time to put on your game face! Our virtual Marathon in a Month challenge is back in action - are you ready to cross the finish line? Your goal is to log 26.2 miles of physical activity within a month….that’s less than 1 mile per day! We will be your coach and cheerleader by helping keep track of your miles, and highlighting cool exercise tips on the online Marathon in a Month challenge page. If you complete the Marathon, there are patches and prizes galore!

Important Note: In order to participate in this virtual challenge, you must have access to the Internet and a current email address, and parent/guardians (rather than troop leaders) are highly encouraged to log their Girl Scout’s miles weekly to ensure credit for event participation.

Minimum: N/A

Maximum: N/A

Super She-ro! (Seniors/Ambassadors) - Global, Outdoors, Life Skills
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Dates & Times: Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm through Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Place: Camp Hoffman, West Kingston, RI

Cost: $40 per girl

Registration HERE

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Friday, March 30, 2018

Experience everything you need to know about being a butt-kicking, strong, and confident super “she-ro”! You’ll be challenged outdoors, taking on the high and low ropes courses, and cooking your own meal over a fire. Then come together to learn all about being a hero of social justice. We’ll meet with experts and discuss the issues that YOU care about! Women’s Rights, Female Leadership, and Gender Equality, and how to advocate for the things you believe in! We’ll finish the day with a sisterhood sunset by the lake.

Minimum number of participants: 30

Maximum number of participants: 100

Color Battle 5K (All ages plus adults - Family Event)
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Place: Camp Hoffman, West Kingston, RI

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018

Time: 60 minute waves, beginning at: 9:00 am, 10:00 am, and 11:00 am

Cost: $20 per participant

Registration deadline: 11:59 pm on Friday, April 6, 2018

Splat! - you were just covered in purple powder. Squish! - now you’re trudging through mud. Pow! - you just landed on your feet after climbing and descending the rock wall! Challenge the whole family to complete 3.1 miles of crazy obstacles, while scattered color splashers throughout the course pop out and color you rainbow! This event is open to families with children 5 years and older. One Color Battle 5K white t-shirt  and snacks are included in your price.

Note: This is not an official 5K road race so times are not officially certified or recorded. Running is not required; just make it through the course in the manner most comfortable to you!

Wave One: 9:00 am - 10:00 am // Register HERE

Wave Two: 10:00 am - 11:00 am // Register HERE

Wave Three: 11:00 am -12:00 pm // Register HERE

Minimum: 30 participants per wave

Maximum: 100 participants per wave 

Global Action Summit (Cadettes) - Global
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Facilitator: Council Sponsored

Date: Saturday, May 26, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm  

Place: Camp Hoffman, West Kingston, RI  

Cost: $30 per participant

Register HERE

Registration deadline: 11:59pm on Thursday May 10, 2018

Cadettes, grab this opportunity to join together and get equipped with the skills needed to become global champions in your community! You’ll participate in a girl-led advocacy campaign, create global connections and participate in workshops that will teach you how to make a huge impact. You’ll take on an outdoor challenge, complete team-building activities, and so much more! You may even use the Summit as an inspiration for your Silver Award! Lunch, snacks, official event patch and a Global Action Summit t-shirt will be provided.

Girl Minimum: 30

Girl Maximum: 150