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A Place for Girls
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A Place for Girls
912 Cedar Road
Chesapeake, VA 23322

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Phone numbers
Main office: 757-547-4405
Long distance: 800-777-2688
Fax: 757-547-1872

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Office hours
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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Retail shop hours
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on designated Saturdays
*First Saturday in April through second Saturday in June; and
*First Saturday in September through second Saturday in November
Sunday: Closed

A Place for Girls serves as the headquarters and program center for the Girl Scout Council of the Colonial Coast. In addition to office and business operations, the facility includes a shop with Girl Scout merchandise and several activity rooms including:

  • Performing Arts Room
  • Crafts Room
  • Industrial kitchen
  • Fun Room (ideal for troop sleepovers and specialty workshops)
  • Conference area
  • Fitness trail
  • Nature Center (The Outback)

The Outback, an 8.5 acre nature area located behind A Place for Girls, is the ideal place to enjoy a hike, get up and moving on the fitness trail, climb the outlook tower, canoe, or picnic in one of the four pavilions on the property. The Outback is also a designated site on the Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail.

Adjacent to A Place for Girls is The Lodge, an annex property that offers overnight accommodations along with an in-ground, salt-water pool.

Rooms at A Place for Girls, including the space at The Lodge, may be reserved by Girl Scout members by using accessing the Volunteer Toolkit.

Peninsula Service Center
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Peninsula Service Center
894 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601

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Phone numbers
757-547-4405 Ext. 1317
757-548-2693

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Office hours
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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Retail shop hours
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
(This retail location only, closed 1 to 2 p.m. for lunch)
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

The Peninsula Service Center is located in a retail space in Newport News, Virginia. The center has offices, a conference room, break area and bathroom facilities along with a shop for retail purposes.

Elizabeth City Field Center
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Elizabeth City Field Center
214 N. Dyer St.
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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Phone numbers
Office: 252-335-2291
Long distance: 800-777-2688 ext. 1242

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Office hours
Tuesday & Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Elizabeth City Field Center is located on North Dyer Street in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Used as a troop meeting place for over fifty years, the center continues to offer members a place for meetings and trainings. The center has a large meeting area, small kitchen and restroom facilities. There are no regular office hours scheduled and no retail operations at this location.

Owned by Elizabeth City and maintained by the Department of Parks and Recreation.

 

Facility Rental

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How to Rent a Facility

Are you a Girl Scout member who needs to rent a space for an upcoming meeting or celebration? Our facilities are available for rent online. Simply log into the Volunteer Toolkit and select  "Renting Locations/Facilities" under the "Troop Leadership" category.

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