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Earn your badges at the Science Center.
Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts have the opportunity to earn badges at the Science Center throughout the year with our Scout workshops.

Scout Event Artwork

To reserve a private Scout workshop, please call 314.289.4439 or email education@slsc.org. Reserve multiple private workshops on the same day and receive $2 off each Scout for each consecutive workshop.

Price

This is a paid program.

Girl Scout Workshops: $10 / Workshop, $14 / Off-site Workshop
Cub Scout Workshops: $10 / Workshop, $14 / Off-site Workshop
Boy Scout Workshops: $12 / Workshop, $15 / Off-site Workshop

To reserve a private Scout workshop, please call 314.289.4439 or email education@slsc.org. Reserve multiple private workshops on the same day and receive $2 off each Scout for each consecutive workshop.

Activity Patches are not available at the Saint Louis Science Center.

Scout Days

GROUP
BADGE
DATE & TIME
REGISTER
BearSuper ScienceDecember 9, 2018 - 1:30 pmRegister Online
BearForensicsMarch 10, 2019 - 1:30pmCall to Register
BearRoboticsMay 4, 2019 - 11:30 amCall to Register
Boy ScoutPulp and PaperApril 14, 2019 - 1:30 pmCall to Register
BrownieSensesJanuary 13, 2019 - 11:30 amSOLD OUT
BrownieBugsApril 14, 2019 - 11:30 amCall to Register
BrownieHome ScientistMay 12, 2019 - 11:30 amCall to Register
CadetteSpecial AgentMarch 10, 2019 - 11:30 amCall to Register
DaisyHow Robots MoveMay 4, 2019 - 1:30 pmCall to Register
JuniorAnimal HabitatDecember 1, 2018 - 1:30 pmCANCELED
JuniorProduct DesignerDecember 9, 2018 - 11:30 amSOLD OUT
JuniorFlowersMarch 2, 2019 - 1:30 pmCall to Register
JuniorEntertainment TechnologyApril 6, 2019 - 1:30 pmCall to Register
SeniorSkyJanuary 5, 2019 - 1:30 pmRegister Online
WebeloAdventures in ScienceJanuary 5, 2019 - 11:30 amRegister Online
WebeloEarth Rocks!March 2, 2019 - 11:30 amCall to Register
WebeloGame DesignMay 12, 2019 - 1:30 pmCall to Register
WolfDigging in the PastDecember 1, 2018 - 11:30 amSOLD OUT
WolfDigging in the PastDecember 1, 2018 - 1:30 pmRegister Online
WolfGerms Alive!January 13, 2019 - 1:30 pmRegister Online
WolfAir of the WolfApril 6, 2019 - 11:30 amCall to Register

Scout Fest

February 16-17, 2019

Imagine two full days of programs and discounts, just for Scouts! All uniformed Scouts are eligible for discounts on tickets to OMNIMAX® Theater films, shows at the McDonnell Planetarium and the Discovery Room. Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from any council or or district are welcome. Note that Activity Patches are not available at the Saint Louis Science Center. Scouts will receive a souvenir participation patch.

Girl Scout

February 16, 2019

Group
Badge
Time
Register Online
BearSuper Science12:00 pm to 1:30 pmCall to register
BearRobotics2:00 pm to 3:30 pmCall to register
Boy ScoutWeather9:45 am to 11:45 amCall to register
Boy ScoutEnergy2:00 pm to 4:00 pmCall to register
TigerSky is the Limit12:45 pm to 2:00 pmCall to register
WebeloGame Design10:00 am to 11:30 amCall to register
WebeloEngineer10:15 am to 11:30 amCall to register
WebeloInto the Wild2:30 pm to 4:00 pmCall to register
WebeloInto the Woods2:30 pm to 4:00 pmCall to register
WolfGrow Something10:00 am to 11:30 amCall to register
WolfDigging in the Past12:00 pm to 1:30 pmCall to register
WolfMotor Away12:00 pm to 1:30 pmCall to register

February 17, 2019

Group
Badge
Time
Registration
BrownieInventor11:15 am to 12:30 pmCall to register
BrownieHome Scientist3:00 pm tp 4:30 pmCall to register
BrownieBugs3:00 pm to 4:30 pmCall to register
CadettePublic Speaking3:00 pm to 4:30 pmCall to register
DaisyRose Petal11:30 am to 12:30 pmCall to register
JuniorAnimal Habitat11:15 am to 12:30 pmCall to register
JuniorGardener1:00 pm to 2:30 pmCall to register
JuniorProduct Designer1:00 pm to 2:30 pmCall to register
SeniorLocavore1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Call to register

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.

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 adult chaperone is required to accompany every five Scouts to workshops. Chaperones are not required to register or pay. Additional adults beyond the one-to-five ratio may be asked to leave the classroom if space is at a premium.

Boy Scout Workshops

Working together as a unit, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts of all ages will learn science and build stronger bonds while achieving some or all of the requirements for hard-to-get badges. Certified Merit Badge counselors are available. You can schedule workshops and programs at the time and place of your choice. Choose any or all of the badges listed below.

Tiger (60-90 minute workshop)
Wolf (60-90 minute workshop)
Bear (60-90 minute workshop)
Webelos (90 minute workshop)
Boy Scouts (2-hour workshop)
Sky is the LimitAir of The WolfForensicsAdventures in ScienceAstronomy (On-site Only)
Digging in the PastRoboticsEngineer (New Version)Chemistry
Germs Alive!Super ScienceEarth Rocks!Weather
Grow SomethingGame DesignEnergy
Motor AwayInto the WildPulp & Paper
Into the WoodsElectricity

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. Chaperones are not required to register or pay.

Boy Scout Badge Descriptions

Girl Scout Workshops

As a group, your Scouts will have fun learning science and completing badge requirements. Certified Merit Badge counselors are available. Schedule workshops and programs at the time and place of your choice. Girl Scout troops can choose any or all of the badges listed below:

Daisies (60-minute workshop)
Brownies (60-90-minute workshop)
Juniors (60-90-minute workshop)
Cadettes (60-90-minute workshop)
Seniors (60-90-minute workshop)
Rose PetalBugsAnimal HabitatsPublic SpeakingSky
How Robots Move (On-site Only)Home ScientistDetectiveSpecial AgentLocavore
SensesEntertainment Technology
InventorGardener
Flowers
Product Designer

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. Chaperones are not required to register or pay.

Girl Scout Badge Descriptions