Helping Scouts earn badges!
Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts have the opportunity to earn badges at the Science Center throughout the year! Take part in one of the badge workshops listed below or book your own program for your troop. See the "Badges" section below for more information about booking your own program.
|Regularly scheduled badge workshops
GS Junior - Animal Habitat
|BS Webelos - Engineer|
BS Webelos - Adventure in Science
|GS Junior - Detective|
GS Cadette - Public Speaking
BS Webelos - Into the Wild
GS Brownie - Bugs
BS Wolf - Digging in the Past
BS Tiger - Sky is the Limit
GS Brownie - Home Scientist
More dates to be announced soon! Call 314.289.4424 to register.
Upcoming Scouting Camp-ins
October 11 - Cub Scout Camp-in. Cub Scouts can earn badges through a series of fun, hands-on activities.
November 13 - Girl Scout Camp-in. Brownies and Juniors.
Call 314.289.4424 to register.
- Scout Weekend
Boy Scout and Girl Scout Workshops and Programs
As a group, your scouts will have fun learning science and completing badge requirements. Workshops are available for all levels of Girl and Boy Scouts. Certified Merit Badge counselors are available. You can schedule workshops and programs at the time and place of your choice.
Girl Scout troops can choose any or all of the listed badges:
|Bugs||Animal Habitats||Public Speaking||Sky|
Girl Scout workshops are 90 minutes long and can serve 10-30 scouts. (One free adult chaperone for every five scouts is required)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout (on-site) or $13 per Girl Scout (off-site)
As a unit, Boy and Cub Scouts of all ages will learn science and have fun while working to complete some or all of the requirements towards earning hard-to-get badges. You can choose any or all of the badges listed below:
|Tiger||Wolf||Bear||Webelos||Boy Scouts ($12)|
|Cleanup Treasure Hunt||It's a Secret||Aircraft||Forester||Astronomy|
|Leaf Rubbings||Your Living World||Nature Crafts||Geologist||Chemistry|
|Learn About Animals||Space||Naturalist||Electricity|
|Our Colorful World||Engineer||Pulp & Paper|
|Reduce Reuse Recycle||Weather|
Cub Scout workshops are 90 minutes long and can serve 10-30 scouts. Tiger workshops include two of the above Tiger programs in the 90 minute session. Boy Scout workshops are 2 hours long and can accommodate 10-30 scouts. (One free adult chaperone for every five scouts is required)
Cost: $9 per Cub Scout (on-site) or $13 per Cub Scout (off-site). Boy Scout rates are $12 per Boy Scout (on-site) or $15 per Boy Scout (off-site).
To reserve a private scout workshop, please call 314-289-4439 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Pricing: $9 per workshop per scout. $8 per workshop per scout for SLSC Members (Boy Scout Merit Badge workshops are $12 per workshop per scout. $11 per workshop per scout for SLSC Members).
- Parking is $10 per vehicle at the main lot and free at the Planetarium lot. Drivers who park in the main lot may pick up a $5 parking coupon at check-in.
- Free chaperones must attend the workshops at a ratio of one for every five children, but do not need to register. Additional chaperones may be asked to leave the classroom if space is at a premium.
- Activity patches are not available at the Science Center. All scouts will receive a souvenir participation patch.
Dates: November 7 & 8, 2015
November 7th, 2015 - GIRL SCOUTS
|10:00am - 11:30am||Brownie - Bugs|
|10:00am - 11:30am||Brownie - Home Scientist|
|10:00am - 11:30am||Junior - Entertainment Technology|
|12:00pm - 1:30pm||Brwonie - Home Scientist|
|12:00 pm - 1:30pm||Junior - Animal Habitats|
|12:00pm - 1:30pm||Daisy - Rose Petal|
|2:00pm - 3:30pm||Junior - Product Designer|
|2:00pm - 3:30pm||Junior - Detective|
|2:00pm - 3:30pm||Brownie - Senses|
|November 8th, 2015 - CUB/BOY SCOUTS|
|Introducing for Fall 2015, NEW cub Scout Workshops!|
|11:15am - 12:45pm||Webelos - Scientist|
|11:30am - 1:00pm||Webelos - Earth Rocks (NEW)|
|11:30pm - 1:00pm||Webelos - Geologists|
|11:30am - 1:30pm||Boys Scout - Chemistry Merit Badge|
|1:00pm - 2:00pm||Bear - Super Science (NEW)|
|1:30pm - 3:00pm||Webelos - Adventures in Science (NEW)|
|2:15pm - 3:15pm||Tiger - Leaf Rubbings/Learn About Animals|
|2:15pm - 4:15pm||Boy Scouts - Weather Merit Badge|
|3:00pm - 4:30pm||Webelos - Engineer (NEW)|
|3:30pm - 4:30pm||Wolf - Germs Alive! (NEW)|
|3:30pm - 4:3pom||Webelos - Game Design (NEW)|