Participate in our upcoming events! All events are held at Camp Archbald unless otherwise noted.

SoCA Yearly Calendar (this is a working document and is updated when new events happen, last updated 9/8/22)

All SoCA general meetings are held the 2nd Sunday, every other month.

*All year long: Virtual patch in a box
Cost: Free
E-mail for sending in request for patches: centuryteamforsoca@gmail.com
Contact: Kate Crowley (same century team e-mail)

2022

Please note: All events for 2022 are tentative, until a registration link is posted for sign ups, then the event is confirmed. Events need a minimum of 10 participants to run or they will be cancelled. Registration closes 3 weeks prior to the event date. Please plan accordingly.

August

August 13: Kayak for Camp
Time: 9:30am-4:30pm
Location: White’s Ferry Boat Launch (Susquehanna River)
Cost: $50.00/single kayak, $70.00/tandem or canoe, and $30.00 to bring your own craft.
Levels: Open to anyone (girls, adults, community members)
Last day to register: 8/12
Registration: Call Susquehanna Canoe and Kayak Rentals- (570)388-6107
Contact: Laura O’Malley – ljomal@msn.com

August 14: Ice cream social and general meeting
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone (girls, adults, community members)
Last day to register: Aug. 1st
Registration link: Registration for this event is now closed.
Contact: Nikki Morristell – nikkibarber@hotmail.com
Meet the SoCA Board members and enjoy some ice cream at camp!

September

September 17-18: Stream Girls
Time: Saturday 9:30am – Sunday 3pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: $25 per girl, adults free
Levels: Cadettes and Seniors
Last day to register: August 27th
Registration link: Registration is now closed.
Contact: Holly Legate – heritagetrailsulholly@gmail.com
Stream girls is in partnership with Trout Unlimited watershed program. Learn to tie flies, discover macro invertebracy and more!

September 25: Camp Archbald Work Day
Time: 12-4:30pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone willing to help
Last day to register: September 19th
Registration link: Click here to register
Contact: Pat Acker – packer@echoes.net
Consider lending a hand to Camp Archbald. No skills are necessary and everyone can help! From sweeping, to painting and repairing buildings, each work day is valuable to help care for our beloved camp. Lend your time and some elbow grease to keep her shining. This is a great opportunity for troops to get some quality time at camp and get in a little community service!

October

October 1st: Heraldry
Time: 9am – 7pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: $15 per person
Levels: Juniors – Ambassadors
Last day to register: September 17th
Registration link: Registration is now closed.
Contact: Holly Legate – heritagetrailsulholly@gmail.com
Here ye, Here ye! Cometh to camp for a special event! Join us in the middle ages for a fencing demonstration, introduction to shields and heraldry and learn songs from that time period. Reenactors will be fully dressed in medieval costumes and will be sharing information on how tournaments were run and are available for a question and answer period with the baroness.

October 2: Trail Adventure Day
Time: 12:30-4pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: $12 per girl, adults free
Levels: Daisies and Brownies
Last day to register: September 18th
Registration link: Registration is now closed.
Contact: Jamie Puchalski – gstroop51000@gmail.com
Calling all Daisies and Brownies! Come to camp for an afternoon of hiking and outdoor fun. Meet new Girl Scout friends and explore Camp Archbald while you earn your Trail Adventure Badge. Individual Girl Scouts and troops are welcome. Please wear sturdy shoes for walking and bring a refillable water bottle and small backpack. Don’t forget to dress for the weather.

October 2: Ladders Up Boats In – Work Day to winterize waterfront
Time: 12-4:30pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone willing to help
Last day to register: September 19th
Registration link: Click here to register
Contact: Pat Acker – packer@echoes.net
Consider lending a hand to Camp Archbald. No skills are necessary and everyone can help! From sweeping, to painting and repairing buildings, each work day is valuable to help care for our beloved camp. Lend your time and some elbow grease to keep her shining. This is a great opportunity for troops to get some quality time at camp and get in a little community service!

October 9: General meeting
Location: Zoom – email mediaforsoca@gmail.com for the link
Time: 1:30-3pm
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone (girls, adults, community members)
No registration required
Contact: Nikki Morristell – nikkibarber@hotmail.com

October 11: Camp Archbald Work Day
Time: 9am-1pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone willing to help
Last day to register: October 4th
Registration link: Click here to register
Contact: Pat Acker – packer@echoes.net
Consider lending a hand to Camp Archbald. No skills are necessary and everyone can help! From sweeping, to painting and repairing buildings, each work day is valuable to help care for our beloved camp. Lend your time and some elbow grease to keep her shining. This is a great opportunity for troops to get some quality time at camp and get in a little community service!

October 14-16: SoCA Fall Weekend
Time: 5:30pm Friday – 11am Sunday
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: $35 for the weekend, $10 for Saturday only
Levels: Open to any SoCA member and their family
Last day to register: September 25th
Registration link: Registration is now closed.
Contact: Holly Legate – heritagetrailsulholly@gmail.com

Fall into the 80s this October at Camp Archbald. Join us at camp for our annual Fall Weekend. Saturday night’s activity is an 80s dance party in Schooney Hall. Craft, hike, relax and enjoy camp!

October 15: Tents Down – Camp Archbald Work Day
Time: 9am-3pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone willing to help
Last day to register: October 15th
Registration link: Click here to register
Contact: Pat Acker – packer@echoes.net
Consider lending a hand to Camp Archbald. No skills are necessary and everyone can help! From sweeping, to painting and repairing buildings, each work day is valuable to help care for our beloved camp. Lend your time and some elbow grease to keep her shining. This is a great opportunity for troops to get some quality time at camp and get in a little community service! Rain day is Oct. 22nd. If you stay overnight as a troop and or individual and attend the event, rental fee is waived.

October 22: Adventure and Climb at Camp Archbald
Time: 10am-5pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: $15 per girl
Levels: Juniors and Cadettes
Last day to register: October 14th
Registration link: Click here to register
Contact: This event is hosted by GSHPA
4th through 8th grade ages girls are invited to GSHPA’s Adventure and Climb outdoor learning experience at Camp Archbald! Girls will participate in a variety of climbing and outdoor activities such as the climbing wall, low ropes, yoga, interviewing a climbing expert, and learning new knots. By participating in this event, girls will earn a portion of their Climbing Adventure badge!

November

November 12: Be a Leader
Time: 9am – 4:30pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: TBD
Levels: Seniors, Ambassadors and registered adults up to age 21
Last day to register: TBD
Registration link: Event tentative
Contact: Holly Legate – heritagetrailsulholly@gmail.com
Explore leadership skills at camp with a guest speaker.

November 29: Giving Tuesday
Our goal is to raise $2,500 – all donations are tax-deductible.
Want to make an in-kind donation instead? Visit our Amazon wish list!

December

December 3: Holiday Bash
Time: 10am – 3:30pm
Location: Camp Archbald
Cost: TBD
Levels: Daisies – Cadettes
Last day to register: TBD
Registration link: Event tentative
Contact: Holly Legate – heritagetrailsulholly@gmail.com
Celebrate the holidays at camp. Create crafts, decorate and sing!

December 11: General meeting
Location: Zoom – email mediaforsoca@gmail.com for the link
Cost: FREE
Levels: Open to anyone (girls, adults, community members)
No registration required
Contact: Nikki Morristell – nikkibarber@hotmail.com

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