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Treasuring Timberlake

April 17, 2013
Treasuring Timberlake

Celebration marks end of decades of Girl Scouting at local camp

by Carla Noah Stutsman

A Camp Timberlake postcard from the 1970s depicts girls camping in the covered wagon campsite, a local favorite.

Generations of Girl Scouts from all over Texas have come to Camp Timberlake on the shores of Eagle Mountain Lake to camp since the 1960s.

But a special event slated for Saturday, April 20 will mark the end of the dec

ades-long era of Girl Scout camping in Azle.
According to a press release from Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains (GS-TOP), “Camp Timberlake has been a beloved place for generations and although the camp will no longer be used for Girl Scout activities, GS-TOP invites all Girl Scouts and Girl Scout alumnae to honor the traditions and memories of Camp Timberlake at this special event, Treasuring Timberlake.”
“While this decision brings heavy hearts, it is with a spirit of celebrating years of great memories that Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains will say farewell to Camp Timberlake,” the press release states.… Read the rest

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