Basic Program Aide Training plus a service project at the Raptor Center for 7th grade girls and older. For girls interested in working with younger girls at events, with troops and day and resident camp
Girls will learn the basics of being a PA including working with girls and adults, age characteristics of different program levels, as well as program planning and coordination. This also includes a special service project with the Raptor Center: http://www.natureandraptor.org/raptor.html. Each year more than 200 injured and orphaned birds of prey are admitted to the facility from throughout southeastern Colorado.The birds are provided with the best possible care with the hope that they will soon be returned to the wild.
Girls must have completed their Leader In Action award before they can register for this program. After this training, girls will need to complete six activity sessions (PA internship) to complete their training and earn their pin.
Bring a sack lunch and close-toed shoes.
This event will take place in Pueblo.
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