Tag Archives: Girl Scout Camp

Mackenzie – A Nationally Recognized Girl Scout

When Mackenzie, now a Senior Girl Scout from West Roxbury, first joined Girl Scouts in first grade, she built strong friendships with the girls in her troop through the many activities they participated in together, such as camping, canoeing and archery, and trips they’ve taken, like their visit to Savannah, Georgia, the birthplace of Girl […]

Meet Brook!

Deb “Brook” O’Shea is back for her 13th summer as camp director for Camp Wabasso. With more than 40 years of Girl Scout camp experience, Brook has been a kitchen aide, unit counselor, unit leader, trip leader, adventure director (ropes), waterfront director, assistant director, co-director and counselor-in-training director. During the school year, Brook is a […]

Meet Lucky!

Peg “Lucky” Juppé, camp director for Maude Eaton Day Camp, is returning to camp for her 15th year as camp director and her 32nd year as a Girl Scout! Lucky is a ropes course facilitator, outdoor educator, religious emblem advisor, encampment director and a Cadette troop leader. Lucky believes in the many benefits of Girl Scout summer […]

Meet Goosey and Kitty!

  Molly “Goosey” Clark, camp director for Favorite Resident Camp, is returning for her third summer as director, and her 15th summer at Camp Favorite. She has been a Girl Scout for 19 years. She has worked at Camp Favorite as a camp counselor, sailing instructor, sailing manager and waterfront director. Outside of camp, Molly […]

Summer Camp Adventure in Northern MA!

Over 1,000 girls are currently having a blast at April Vacation Camp, making new friends, trying new activities, and staying active during their school break. We’ve heard more than a few of these girls say they can’t wait for summer camp to begin! If you live in northern Massachusetts, get your girl in on the […]

Adventure Awaits at Summer Camp!

Calling all girls! Do you live on Cape Cod? Have you always wanted to spend the summer exploring all the Cape has to offer? Or perhaps your family will vacation there and you want some time on your own. Camp Favorite in Brewster, MA, offers so many thrilling adventures, both on and off of the […]

Pat Parcellin Comcast Newsmakers

GSEM CEO Pat Parcellin on Comcast Newsmakers!

Our CEO, Pat Parcellin, was recently invited to record a segment for Comcast Newsmakers. Pat filled host Jenny Johnson in on the latest happenings and initiatives at GSEM, including the Girl Scout Cookie Program, Cookies for a Cause, the upcoming Volunteer Toolkit and much more. Pat spoke about the importance of getting girls engaged in […]

Do You Love Girl Scout Camp? Vote now!

The polls are now open for the Boston Parents Paper 2016 Family Favorite Awards! GSEM camps have won awards for best day, resident and overall camps two years in a row. We love providing girls with camp experiences that stay with them forever. Every aspect of our camps is rooted in our mission of building […]

2016 Camp Guide

The 2016 Camp Guide is Here!

Nothing makes us happier than to hear people are eagerly anticipating the release of the 2016 Camp Guide! We are happy to announce that this year’s Camp Guide has just been posted to our website here, and print copies are being mailed now. This guide provides information for every program, day and resident, being offered […]

Wind Surfer and The Campfire

Guest blogger: Meghan Mello, who is participating in Camp Wind-in-the-Pines Outside and Online program, explains her experience learning to windsurf and the joy of cooking over a camp fire. Wind Surfer After the battle between the windsurf board and I, I’m pretty sure I got the hang of it. Trudging into the middle of the […]