There are a number of summer camping opportunities for central Illinois Girl Scouts.

Girls Scouts of Central Illinois announce that registration is open for a variety of summer camps and activities at four regional camp sites in central Illinois.

According to a press release, girls in grades 1-12 have a chance this summer to spend time horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, swimming, backpacking and camping, along with other activities.

The camp sessions will take place at four different sites - Camp Peairs in Hudson on Lake Bloomington, Camp Kiwanis in Mahomet, adjacent to Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve, Camp Tapawingo in Metamora and Camp Widjiwagan on Lake Springfield.

Camps are open to all girls, including non-Girl Scouts. Financial assistance is available. The registration deadline is two weeks prior to each session, with the first sessions starting June 6.

For more information, go to www.GetYourGirlPower.org.

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