Twilight Camp Northern Skies is the first week of Twilight Camp put on by the Northern Skies Service Unit, serving Girl Scouts in Chanhassen and surrounding areas.   We are "Week 1" of Twilight Camp in Carver County.

Is your Girl Scout in the Autumn Ridge/Southern Stars service unit?  Visit our sister site, www.mytwilightcamp.org for information on "Week 2".  Girls are welcome to attend either camp! 

REGISTRATION OPENS FEB 1 2019!


2019 Twilight Camp Theme
The theme this year is Celebrations Around the World!  We're planning festival-themed sites based on celebrations around the world, including the Highland Games, Cully Fest, Dia de los Muertos, and Tanabata.  email us at info@twilightcamp.orgif you've got an idea, would like to help with planning, or have any questions about Twilight Camp!



2019 Twilight Camp Planning
Have an idea?  Want to help?  Join us at a camp planning meeting below.  
  • Thu Jan 17, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
  • Focus Area: Program Areas
  • Mon Feb 11, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Registration
  • Mon Mar 18, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Training
  • Mon Apr 22, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Volunteer Placement
  • Mon May 20, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Equipment and Gear
  • Mon Jun 17, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
    Focus Area: Lake Minnewashta Park

We hold two Twilight Camp weeks each summer.  This session is hosted by Northern Skies Girl Scouts (Chanhassen and surrounding areas).  Girl Scouts of Autumn Ridge/Southern Stars (Chaska and surrounding areas) hosts the July 29 - Aug 1 session, details for that week are at www.mytwilightcamp.org.  

Girls typically attend the camp hosted by their troop’s Service Unit but are welcome to attend either (or both!) weeks!




Twilight Camp FAQ
Please review our Frequently Asked Questions page for general information.

Typical Daily Schedule
Here's a typical day at Twilight Camp.  Order of activities will change each day, but drop-off and pick-up are always the same.  
 
        1:45 pm Check-In
        2:00 pm Opening
        2:15 pm Daily Activities at Each Site
Activities
Swimming
Songs
Dinner
        7:00 pm Walk to Ceremony Circle
        7:15 pm Closing Ceremonies
        7:45 pm Camp Dismissed


What Happens at Twilight Camp? 
Watch the slideshow below, narrated by Brownie Scout and Twilight Camp Veteran Abby, to see examples of the activities we did at past years in camp.  (Abby is now a successful college student, which she attributes to her time attending Twilight Camp as a child.)