Urban Campout 2001, a major fundraising event for the Girl Scouts, will be held on Friday, September 14, 2001, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South in downtown San Diego. This adult fundraiser is designed to generate donations for Girl Scout financial assistance, camperships, and outreach programs. Among the evening’s activities will be dining, dancing, a silent auction and an opportunity drawing. Last year, the Urban Campout raised $175,000; this year, the Girl Scouts hope to raise $195,000 with the help of Kintera’s innovative technology.
The Camden Square Village Artist Market features original work by area visual artists displayed in the Nebel and Tompkins alleys. The Artist Market will be held on the following Saturdays: August 18 and September 15 from 9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Artists interested in participating in the Camden Square Village Artist Market should call Cama Tadlock, 803-222-3600. For general information, call the Charlotte Art League, 704-376-2787.