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Session One: 6/16/19 - 6/21/19

Brownie Basics

What better place to learn about being a Brownie Girl Scout than at camp! Experience the meaning of our Girl Scout Promise and Law, the Girl Scout handshake and the friendship circle. Learn how to be prepared before you go on an outdoor adventure by learning how to dress for different types of weather, the proper snacks to take with you on a hike and what first aid supplies you will need to bring with you on your outdoor excursion. This is an excellent session for first time Brownie Girl Scouts. Each girl will earn the Brownie Cabin Camper Badge and the Brownie Hiker Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 7 to 9 years old

Cost: $300

Cadette Canoeing and Camping 

Join us for a week on the water! Learn the different techniques to canoeing. Campers will practice safety maneuvers by learning how to flip over a canoe when their craft capsizes. Counselors will go over the rules of waterway safety as well as safety requirements on how to signal for help in an emergency. Once campers have practiced these skills, we will venture out onto Cave Run Lake for an overnight canoeing trip. Each girl will earn the Paddling Badge at the end of the week. Traditional camp activities are included this week.

Age range is 11 to 14 years old

Cost: $300

Counselor-in-Training (CIT I)

Have you always dreamed of becoming a camp counselor? Make the fun and challenging transition from camper to counselor through the CIT program. As a CIT, you will live at Camp Judy for two weeks sharpening your camp skills, learning how to work with campers of different ages, leading songs and games and developing program ideas. Strengthen your leadership skills and earn your CIT pin.

To attend this program you must be 16-18 years old, and it is recommended that you have already attended the metamorphosis session. If you are 15 years old but will be turning 16 in the month of June, July or August then you will be accepted into this session.  

Cost: $450

Junior Space Science Investigator

Ever wondered what it would be like to explore outer space? Join us at Camp Judy Layne for our Junior Space Science Investigator week! Campers will learn about the solar system by creating scale models and observing the night sky. Campers will understand the distance between the planets and the stars through our fun and creative hands on activities. One day out of the week campers will visit the Morehead State University Star Theater where they will learn even more about our incredible solar system. Traditional camp activities are included this week. Each girl will earn the Junior Space Science Investigator Badge at the end of the week.  

Age range is 9 to 11 years old

Cost: $300

Session Two: 6/23/19 - 6/28/19

Backpacking 101

This is an introduction to backpacking. Girls will learn the seven Leave No Trace Principles before venturing out into the woods for an overnight backpacking trip on our beautiful Camp Judy Layne property. They will learn the best place to pitch a tent, the proper way to use the bathroom in the woods, how to hang a bear bag and how to cook in the backcountry. If you love the outdoors and camping then this session is perfect for you! Each girl will earn a badge that reflects the skills they learned form the week. Each badge will very depending on age and level. Traditional camp activities are included this week.

Age range is 14 to 18 years old

Cost: $300

Brownie It's a Bugs Life

If you like fairy tale stories and learning about bugs then you will love this session! Campers will participate in fairy tale themed games, activities and crafts. Familiarize yourself with camp by going on a scavenger hunt to find Cinderella's glass slipper. Enjoy dressing up in silly outfits for when you attend the mad hatters tea party. Explore the world of bugs through a magnifying glass and learn interesting facts about what bugs eat, how they survive through the winter and how they make their homes. Each girl will earn a Fairy Tale Fun Patch and the Brownie Bug Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 7 to 9 years old

Cost: $300

Cadette Superheros

Ever wondered what your super hero name or super power would be? Well come to Camp Judy Layne and find out! Design your own superhero outfit and play superhero themed games. Create a comic book about you as a superhero then share your story with your camp friends. Traditional camp activities are included this week. Campers will earn the Cadette Comic Artist Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 11 to 14 years old

Cost: $300

Junior Camper

This session is for the outdoor enthusiast. If you are interested in doing our backpack 101 session next year then this week of camp will be perfect for you. Campers will learn how to protect the environment as they venture outdoors and will learn all the essentials to take with them when they go on an outdoor excursion. Traditional camp activities are included this week. Each girl will earn the Junior Camper Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 9 to 11 years old

Cost: $300

Session Three: 7/7/19 - 7/12/19

Backpacking 202

This program is for experienced backpackers. You must go through backpacking 101 before you can do backpacking 202. We will have an overview from the first backpacking course before we move to the next level. Girls will learn more survival skills and wilderness first aid. We will explore more menu options for when you are in the backcountry. Instead of one overnight on camp property we will go off camp property and do a two night backpacking trip. If you liked backpacking 101 then you will love backpacking 202. Each girl will earn a badge that reflects the skills they learned from the week. Each badge will very depending on age and level. Traditional camp activities are included this week.

Age range is 15 to 18 years old

Cost: $350

Brownie Outdoor Adventure

Do you love being outside and learning about nature? Come to Camp Judy Layne for a week of outdoor adventure! Campers will learn about the different species of animals and plants that live on our camp property. Take a hike, play in the creek and learn how to tie different knots. Traditional camp activities are included in this week. Each girl will earn the Brownie Outdoor Adventure Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 7 to 9 years old

Cost: $300

Cadette Drama Queens

If you are always told, "stop being such a drama queen" then this week of camp is perfect for you! Campers will explore all aspects of theater through acting exercises, theater games, dance numbers and much more. Campers will learn to make stage props and costumes which they will use for when they plan their very own production that they will perform at the end of the camp week. Traditional camp activities are included in this week. Each girl will earn the Public Speaker Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 11 to 14 years old

Cost: $300

Junior Outdoor Art Explorer

If you are creative and have an artistic eye then this week of camp is perfect for you. We will be exploring different mediums of art, from water colors, to acrylics, to charcoal and clay we will experiment all the ways to make art. We will also learn about famous artist throughout the week and learn their technique and strategies on how to create a masterpiece. By the end of the week we will host a gallery hop to showcase the girls art pieces that they created during their week at camp. Traditional camp activities are included this week. Each girl will earn the Junior Outdoor Art Explorer Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 9 to 11 years old

Cost: $300

Session Four: 7/14/19 - 7/19/19

Brownie Scientist

Join us at Camp Judy Layne for a week of experiments! Create static electricity, build a rocketship, make slime and so much more. You will be entertained by all the amazing science experiments that you conduct. Each camper will earn their Home Scientist Badge at the end of the week. Traditional camp activities are included in this week.

Age range is 7 to 9 years old

Cost: $300

Cadette Special Agent

Ever wondered what it would be like as a detective? Join us at Camp Judy Layne for the Cadette Special Agent session. We will learn the secrets from the worlds of forensic science and criminal psychology. Learn how to identify fingerprints, study blood splatters and how to read body language. Experience what it is like to solve a murder mystery by participating in an investigation. Uncover your skills in one of the most exciting and demanding jobs for the detective mind. Traditional camp activities are included this week. Each girl will earn the Cadette Special Agent Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 11 to 14 years old

Cost: $300

Climbing and Caving

A week for the adventure seeker. Campers will first test their skills on Camp Judy Layne's climbing tower before they climb on real rock later in the week. Campers will learn the rock climbing lingo and will observe how to lead climb and clean a route. A trip to Carter Caves State Park will give campers the opportunity to experience cave spelunking. Each girl will earn the Rock Climbing Fun Patch and Cave Exploring fun Patch at the end of the week. Traditional camp activities are included in this week.

Age range is 14 to 18 years old

Cost: $300

Junior Fun and Fit

Grab your sneakers and sweat band because we are going to get fit! Campers will learn the importance of physical fitness this week. We will explore different ways on how to stay fit and healthy. Campers will participate in daily workout classes such as Yoga, Jazzercise, Boot Camp and much more! We will also go over healthy eating habits and make delicious and easy healthy snacks. Each girl will earn their Junior Staying Fit Badge at the end of the week. Traditional camp activities are included in this week.

Age range is 9 to 11 years old

Cost: $300

Session Five: 7/21/19 - 7/26/19

Brownie Pioneering

Do you think being a pioneer would be a great adventure? During the Brownie Pioneering week at camp you will have the opportunity to experience what it was like to live in the 1800's. At Camp Judy Layne you will learn the skills the pioneers used in their daily lives, such as candle making, dutch oven cooking, sewing and soap carving. Enjoy a day at Carter Caves State Park and attend the Pioneer Life Week where we will learn even more about pioneer living. Traditional camp activities are included in this week. Each girl will earn the Pioneer Day Fun Patch.

Age range is 7 to 9 years old

Cost: $300

Cadette Metamorphosis

Are you ready to "transform" from being a camper to being a counselor but need more camp experience or are not yet old enough for CIT? Metamorphosis is designed to prepare you for that step toward becoming a camp counselor. Refine your camp skills and practice teaching them to your younger campers. Practice self-reliance and team building as you develop your leadership skills. Metamorphosis is a prerequisites for campers who would like to be a CIT in 2020.

Age range is 11 to 14 years old

Cost: $300

Junior Pioneering

Do you think being a pioneer would be a great adventure? During the Junior Pioneering week at camp you will have the opportunity to experience what it was like to live in the 1800's. At Camp Judy Layne you will learn the skills the pioneers used in their daily lives, such as candle making, dutch oven cooking, sewing and soap carving. Learn the benefits of different plants in which the pioneers used in medical situations. Enjoy a day at Carter Caves State Park and attend the Pioneer Life Week where we will learn even more about pioneer living. Traditional camp activities are included in this week. Each girl will earn the Junior Flowers Badge and a Pioneer Day Fun Patch.

Age range is 9 to 11 years old

Cost: $300

Senior Troop Performer

If you are always told, "stop being such a drama queen" then this week of camp is perfect for you! Campers will explore all aspects of theater through acting exercises, theater games, dance numbers and much more. Campers will learn to make stage props and costumes which they will use for when they plan their very own production that they will perform at the end of the camp week. Traditional camp activities are included in this week. Each girl will earn the Troupe Performer Badge at the end of the week.

Age range is 14 to 18 years old

Cost: $300

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