Fri, Oct 29|
Morning Glory Homestead Farm
An outdoor event to celebrate the birthday of Girl Scout founder Juliette Gordon Low, the accomplishments of NASA Engineer of Hidden Figures book and movie and 30 year Girl Scout Leader, Mary Jackson, Dr. Carolyn Jackson, the arrival of Charlotte Forten to St. Helena Island and Fashion.
Time & Location
Oct 29, 2021, 5:30 PM EDT – Oct 31, 2021, 3:00 PM EDT
Morning Glory Homestead Farm, 42 Robert And Clara Trail, St Helena Island, SC 29920, USA
About the event
This event will offer mothers and daughters (5-12) the opportunity to spend time together in nature, camping and learning outdoor skills while also learning about women who encouraged girls to explore and face challenges. You will take a closer look at the life of the founder of the Girl Scouts, Juliette Gordon Low and also explore the life of Mary Jackson, NASA Engineer featured in the book and movie Hidden Figures. Mrs. Jackson served as a Girl Scout Leader for 30 years. Another spotlight will be on Dr. Carolyn Williams the Executive Associate Director of Cooperative Extension* at Prairie View A&M University. Among other things Dr. Jackson’s position provides direction for the 4-H and Youth Development programs. Dr. Jackson was a very active 4-H member during her school days.
There will be workshops on the topics of outdoor skills, plants and animal life in the area, and a 1860s and 1960s fashion show in honor of the two women we will highlight and celebrate Juliette Gordon Lows birthday, she was born October 31, 1860 in Savannah, Georgia. Girl Scout membership is not a requirement.
Plan to participate in STEM/STEAM activities! All of the supplies for activities are included in the event ticket.
What to bring:
Bring your tent and sleeping bag, cot or air mattress to the farm and have an adventure. We can help you set up your tent if you're not familiar with it.
Towel and washcloth
Mess Kit (plastic plate, bowl, cup, fork, knife and spoon)
Costume for fashion show*
There will be an event fee and a camping fee.
The campsite reservation can be made at our Hipcamp listing, Friendly Fowl Farm, the beginning November 1, 2021.
Adult Mother Daughter Camping
+$1.63 service fee
This ticket includes camping event registration for one adult (mother, grandmother, aunt). It includes admission, two suppers, two breakfasts, and two lunches. The campsite fee is made through our Hipcamp listing.
+$1.63 service fee0
+$1.10 service fee
This ticket is for one daughter, age 5-12, to attend the event with her mother or female guardian.
+$1.10 service fee0