Goodman Community Center | TGIF Camp

Friday, August 16, 9am - 9pm

Drop off and pick up at Goodman Community Center Ironworks Building, 149, Waubesa St., Madison
Youth will bussed to Madison School Forest from GCC

Girls Inc. of Greater Madison is hosting an end-of-summer day camp to bring girls and nonbinary youth from around the area together to celebrate the things that make them unique.

Join Girls Inc. of Greater Madison (MSCR & Goodman Community Center) on Friday, August 16 from 9am - 9pm for The Girls Inc. Friends (TGIF) Camp.

Role models from the community will guide youth through a schedule packed with creative outdoor activities, such as games, guided hikes and discussions – all designed to inspire participants to feel strong, smart and bold!

Activities will explore the six principles of the Girls Inc. Bill of Rights. The day includes:

  • Outdoor education and orienteering
  • Lunch, snacks and a campfire cookout
  • Career Circus
  • Ropes course for older youth
  • Night hike
  • Relationship building
  • And so much more!

Registration for this event closes Monday, July 15.

A free, full day of summer fun!

All girl-identifying and nonbinary youth grades 3rd to 8th are welcome.

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Who is TGIF Camp for?

All girls, female-identifying and non-binary youth (rising) grades 3rd - 8th are welcome to attend. Participants will be grouped by age as possible.

Does my child need to be a Girls Inc. member to attend?

No, Girls Inc. membership is not required, and non-members are encouraged to attend.

Where does this event take place?

Campers will be bussed to Madison School Forest from Goodman Community Center Ironworks Building, 149 Waubesa St., Madison.

All drop offs and pick ups must take place at Goodman Community Center. Due to the location, drop off and pick up at Madison School Forest is not possible.

When do drop off and pick up take place?

Drop off: From 9:00 - 9:20am

Pick up: From 9:00 - 9:30pm

What if I need to pick my child up early?

This is an all-day (9am - 9pm) event, and youth cannot be picked up outside of the designated pick up times and location. We're providing an early option with 5pm pick up at Goodman Community Center, where campers will be bussed back early. Dinner will not be included for those who choose the early option.

Girls Inc. Bill of Rights

Girls have the right to:

  1. Be themselves and to resist gender stereotypes.
  2. Express themselves with originality and enthusiasm.
  3. Take risks, to strive freely, and to take pride in success.
  4. Accept and appreciate their bodies.
  5. Have confidence in themselves and to be safe in the world.
  6. Prepare for interesting work and economic independence.

Sponsor this Event

Is your business or organization interested in sponsoring TGIF Camp? Please get in touch with Meghan Johnson, Corporate Giving and Events Manager, at or 608-204-8033.

For more information about TGIF Camp, please contact:

Jade Koenigs

Girls Inc. Manager
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