Twilight Camp is put on by the Northern Skies, New Brighton, and Autumn Ridge/Southern Stars Service Units, serving Girl Scouts in Chaska, Chanhassen, New Brighton, and surrounding areas. 

ABOUT TWILIGHT CAMP

Twilight Camp 2024, “Twilight through the Pages.” Camp is July 22 - 25 at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park, hosted by Girl Scout communities in Chanhassen, Chaska, and New Brighton.

WHAT TO BRING TO CAMP

Everything must fit in a backpack that you can carry. Drawstring bags are NOT reccomended. You are responsible for carrying your own backpack.


DO NOT BRING: Flip-flops, sandals, cash, tablets or other electronics, toys, trading cards or similar items.

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

DAILY SCHEDULE

Once girls check in they'll spend the day in one of the themed Program Sites (picnic shelters). We'll do crafts and games, outdoor activities, and swime each day.


1:45 pm: Camper Check-In at the Ceremony Circle

2:00 pm: Opening Flag Ceremony, Announcements

2:15 pm: Program Site, Activities for the Day

7:15 pm: Closing Ceremonies

7:45 pm: Sign out and Camper pick-up.


Parents/Caregivers are invited to join us at 7:15 pm for closing.

LATE / EARLY / ABSENT

ARRIVING AT LAKE MINNEWASHTA

MOBILE PHONES

Campers may not use a phone during camp - please power it down and store it in your backpack. Campers should NOT contact parents directly from camp. Inform your Caddies if you need anything, they’ll let Headquarters know and Headquarters staff will contact parents.

NEW BRIGHTON BUS

Meet at the Highview Middle School bus parking lot (near the sports fields). We'll travel together to Lake Minnewashta Park and return in the evening. Questions? Contact Megan Grommes.


Highview Middle School

2300 7th St NW, New Brighton, MN 55112
Drop-Off: 12:30 pm

Pick-Up: 8:30 pm

SNACK INGREDIENTS

SITE 2 | FANTASY | Honey Biscuits

Buttermilk Biscuits (Essential Everyday, Cub)

Gluten Free Dough Balls (GF alternative)

Canola Oil Non-stick Spray (Good & Gather)

Heavy Whipping Cream (Good & Gather)

Country Crock Plant Butter (Dairy free alternative)

Honey (clover, Good & Gather)


SITE 3 | ADVENTURE | Sno Cones & Crackers

Penguin Crackers (similar to Goldfish)

Star Puffed Cheddar Crackers (GS alternative)

Sno Cone Syrup (Cane sugar-based syrup)

SITE 4 | MYSTERY | Tea Party Snack

Pretzel Crisps (Snack Factory)

Gluten-Free Pretzel Crisps (Snack Factory, GF alternative)

Fudge Stripe Cookies (Aldi brand, Dairy/Egg/Nut free)

Goodie Girl Fudge Striped Cookies (GF alternative)

Lemonade (Country Time, mixed from powder)



SITE 5 | HISTORY | Johnny Cakes

Cornmeal (Quaker or Essential Everyday)

Crisco Shortening (Butter flavor, dairy free)

Salt

Sugar

MEDICATION, FIRST AID, BEHAVIOR, AND WEATHER

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

Thank you for volunteering at Twilight Camp!  We couldn't make this camp happen without parents and caregivers helping deliver it!


Please email info@twilightcamp.org if you’d like a printed copy of the PDF or have any other questions. We are looking forward to a great week at camp!

FOR CADDIES ONLY


ADDITIONAL DATES AND TIMES

 

CADDIE CHECK-IN


CAMPFIRE/CAMPOUT THURSDAY

We have a celebration campfire on Thursday for girls in 6th grade and older. A Caddie Campout is also on Thursday. You’ll receive a flyer with additional details and can sign up at training on Sunday, July 16. If you stay for the campout you must set up your tent by 1:30 on Thursday before the Opening Ceremonies.

 

SILVER/GOLD RECOGNITION

If you earned your Silver, or Gold Award in the past year, we’d like to recognize your accomplishment at an Awards Ceremony during Twilight Camp. If you earned a higher award since August 1 2023, let Katie know at camp, or email info@twilightcamp.org.


Twilight Camp is a volunteer-run camp for Girl Scouts in Eastern Carver County, New Brighton, and surrounding areas.  We are looking forward to an exciting week at Camp.  If you have any questions, please email info@twilightcamp.org.  See you on Mon July 22nd!