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Scouting Programs

Helping Scouts earn badges!

Scouts have the opportunity to earn badges at the Science Center throughout the year! Take part in one of the badge workshops listed below.

Private workshops are available if you are unable to make any of these regularly scheduled workshops! For more information and descriptions, please view the Boy and Girl Scout tabs below or call 314-289-4439.

Scout Days

 Group Badge Date
Bear Super Science
Forensics
Robotics
December 9, 2018
March 10, 2019
May 4, 2019
Boy Scout Weather
Pulp and Paper
October 7, 2018
April 14, 2019
Brownie Inventor
Senses
Bugs
Home Scientist
October 7, 2018
January 13, 2019
April 14, 2019
May 12, 2019
Cadette Special Agent March 10, 2019
Daisy Rose Petal
How Robots Move
October 14, 2019
May 4, 2019
Junior Gardener
Animal Habitat
Product Designer
Flowers
Entertainment Technology
September 1, 2018
December 1, 2018
December 9, 2019
March 2, 2019
April 6, 2019
Senior Locavore
Sky
September 9, 2018
January 5, 2019
Tiger Sky is the Limit September 1, 2018
Webelo Into the Woods
Adventures in Science
Earth Rocks!
Game Design
September 9, 2018
January 5, 2019
March 2, 2019
May 5, 2019
Wolf Grow Something
Digging in the Past
Germs
Air of the Wolf
October 14, 2018
December 1, 2018
January 13, 2019
April 6, 2019

Scout Fest – November 3, 2018

Room Group Badge Time
 Life Science Lab Brownie Home Scientist 10:15 am – 11:45 am
Junior Detective 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Cadette Special Agent 2:45 pm – 4:15 pm

May Hall Brownie Senses 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Junior Flowers 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Junior Entertainment Technology 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

T-Rex Room Senior Sky 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Daisy How Robots Move 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Brownie Bugs 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Scout Fest – November 4, 2018

Room Group Badge Time
Life Science Lab Boy Scout Pulp and Paper 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Webelo Earth Rocks! 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

May Hall Webelo Game Design 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Boy Scout Chemistry 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

T-Rex Room Wolf Germs Alive! 11:15 am – 12:45 pm
Webelo Engineer 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Tiger Sky is the Limit 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm

GROW Bear Robotics 11:15 am – 12:30 pm
Wolf Air of the Wolf 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Bear Forensics 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Scout Fest – February 16, 2019

Room Group Badge Time
Life Science Lab Webelo Game Design 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bear Super Science 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Boy Scout Energy 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

May Hall Webelo Engineer 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Wolf Motor Away 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Bear Robotics 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

T-Rex Room Boy Scout Weather 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Tiger Sky is the Limit 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
Webelo Into the Wild 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

GROW Wolf Grow Something 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wolf Digging in the Past 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Webelo Into the Woods 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Scout Fest – February 17, 2019

Room Group Badge Time
Life Science Lab Daisy Rose Petal 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Junior Gardener 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Brownie Bugs 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

May Hall Brownie Inventor 11:15 am – 12:30 pm
Junior Product Desginer 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Cadette Public Speaking 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

T-Rex Room Junior Animal Habitat 11:15 am – 12:30 pm
Senior Locavore 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Brownie Home Scientist 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

GROW Wolf Grow Something 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wolf Digging in the Past 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Webelo Into the Woods 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Call 314.289.4424 to register.

Public Scout Camp Ins

 Date
March 23rd – 24th, 2018
CANCELLED
Public Boy Scout Camp In

Scout Workshops

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.

Girl Scout troops can choose any or all of the listed badges:

BROWNIES JUNIORS CADETTES SENIORS
Bugs Animal Habitats Public Speaking Sky
Home Scientist Detective Special Agent Locavore
Inventor Entertainment Technology
Senses Gardener
Flowers
Product Designer

All Girl Scout workshops are between 60 and 90 minutes long and can serve 10-30 scouts. (One free adult chaperone for every five scouts is required)

Please view the Girl Scouts badge descriptions.

Please view the Girl Scout Days Schedules.

Cost: $10 per Girl Scout (on-site) or $14 per Girl Scout (off-site)

Reserve multiple private workshops on the same day and receive $2 off each scout for each consecutive workshop!

To reserve a private scout workshop, please call 314-289-4439 or email education@slsc.org

Boy Scout Workshops and Programs

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. Certified Merit Badge counselors are available. You can schedule workshops and programs at the time and place of your choice. You can choose any or all of the badges listed below:

TIGER ($10/$14) WOLF ($10/$14) BEAR ($10/$14) WEBELOS ($10/$14) BOY SCOUTS ($12/$15)
Sky is the Limit Air of The Wolf Forensics Adventures in Science Astronomy
Digging in the Past Robotics Engineer (New Version) Chemistry
 Germs Alive! Super Science Earth Rocks! Weather
 Grow Something Game Design Energy
 Motor Away Into the Wild Pulp & Paper
Into the Woods

All Cub Scout workshops are between 60 and 90 minutes long. Webelos workshops are 90 minutes long. Boy Scout workshops are 2 hours long. All scout programs, regardless of rank, require a minimum of 10 paid scouts and can accommodate a maximum of 30. One free adult chaperone for every five scouts is required for all workshops.

Please view the Boy Scouts badge descriptions.

Please view the Boy Scout Days Schedules.

Cost: $10 per Cub Scout (on-site) or $14 per Cub Scout (off-site). Boy Scout rates are $12 per Boy Scout (on-site) or $15 per Boy Scout (off-site).

Reserve multiple private workshops on the same day and receive $2 off each scout for each consecutive workshop!

To reserve a private scout workshop, please call 314-289-4439 or email education@slsc.org

Celebrate in science-style with two full days of programs and discounts, just for scouts! All uniformed scouts are eligible for discounts on tickets to OMNIMAX films, the James S. McDonnell Planetarium and the Discovery Room. Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from any council and/or district are welcome! Call 314-289-4424 to register!

Pricing: Girl Scout and Cub Scout workshops cost $10 per workshop per scout. Boy Scout Merit Badge workshops are $12 per workshop per scout. Members are eligible for a dollar discount.

Parking: Vehicles may be parked in the main lot for $10 per vehicle or at the Planetarium lot for free. Drivers who park in the main lot may pick up a coupon for $5 off parking at check-in.

Chaperones: One free adult chaperone is required to accompany every five scouts to scout workshops. Chaperones are not required to register. Additional adults beyond the one-to-five ratio may be asked to leave the classroom if space is at a premium.

Activity patches are not available at the Saint Louis Science Center. Scouts receive a souvenir participation patch.

Register early! Depending on the workshop, there is a maximum of 20-25 spots available and workshops fill up fast! Registration ends on the Friday before the event. After this time, new registrations, additions and cancellations cannot be processed.

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