On June 4th, 2020 Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA have made the decision to not contract with Cabot Oil and Gas for fracking on the property of Camp Archbald. SoCA members are thrilled with this decision and you can read our official press release here.
Discover NEPA is a regional marketing initiative designed to promote NEPA as one of the country’s best places to live. They currently list events, stories and all the wonderful things happening in Northeastern Pennsylvania. On May 7th, 2020, Discover NEPA interviewed Marketing Chair, Emily Loder to feature SoCA as a Behind the Mission Statement organization on their website.
Thanks Discover NEPA and Jill Patton for writing and sharing our story.
Update 5/20/20: Library displays have been postponed to 2021. New schedule of displays will be available next year.
Find yourself in a library all the time, or decided you haven’t been in a long time and need to go? Now is the perfect time to head to your local library to check out SoCA’s 100th anniversary display of Camp Archbald memorabilia. Rotating all over NEPA until November 1st, 2020, the display showcases old photographs, camp guides, gear, post cards and more! The oldest item dates back to 1930! See below for the list of libraries and when they will be hosting the display. Send us a picture at email@example.com of you visiting the display! Check out our official press release here for more information.
March: Pike County Public Library – Milford
April: Tunkhannock Public Library – Tunkhannock
May: Abington Community Library – Clarks Summit
June: Susquehanna County Library – Montrose
July: Albright Memorial Library – Scranton
August: Taylor Public Library – Taylor
September 12th: S’more Fun at Camp Archbald (registration needed to attend the event, sign up at bit.ly/smorefunatcamparchbald)
October: Carbondale Public Library – Carbondale
Camp Archbald will be celebrating 100 years of operation this year, the 2nd oldest Girl Scout camp in the United States. SoCA, in conjunction with Girl Scouts in the Hearts of PA and other local sponsors will be hosting activities for current Girl Scouts, adults and community members. Check out our press release here for some activities and information. All current anniversary events are listed on our page at supportersofcamparchbald.org/events/100th-anniversary/