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.
|Upcoming 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 - Girl Scout Camp-in. Brownies and Juniors.
November 13 - Cub Scout Camp-in. Cub Scouts can earn badges through a series of fun, hands-on activities.
Call 314.289.4424 to register.
- Scout Days
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|
Program length: 1.5 hour
Maximum: 30 / Min: 10 Scouts or $90.00
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout, $7 per Girl Scout for each consecutive session. (One adult chaperone per five girls – required chaperones are free); Offsite rates apply
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||Chemistry|
|Leaf Rubbings||Your Living World||Nature Crafts||Geologist||Energy|
|Learn About Animals||Space||Naturalist||Pulp & Paper|
|Our Colorful World||Engineer|
|Reduce Reuse Recycle|
Program length: 1.5 hour *Tigers get 2 topics per session *Boy Scouts 2.0 hours
Cost: $9/Scout, $7/Scout for each consecutive session (One free chaperone for every five boys required)
Maximum: 30 / Min: 10 Scouts or $90 / Boy Scouts $120/$90 offsite rates apply
To make reservations for any of these activities call 314.289.4439 or toll-free 800.456.SLSC, or email email@example.com.
Come celebrate in science-style with two full days of programs and discounts just for scouts! All scouts in uniform will be able to take advantage of discounts for Omnimax films, tickets to 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 314-289-4400 or 1-800-456-SLSC x4400 to register.
- Pricing: $9 per workshop per Scout. or $8 for SLSC Members (Boy Scout Rank workshops are $12 per person and $11 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 can 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.
Register early! There is a maximum of 25 scouts per workshop and they fill up fast! Registration will end on Friday before the event. After this time, new registrations, additions, cancellations will not be allowed.
Dates: November 1 & 2, 2014 and February 21 & 22, 2015
February 21st 2015
|10:00am||Bears - Electricity|
|10:00am||Webelos - Scientist|
|10:30am||Webelos - Forester|
|10:30 am||Bears - Space|
|12:00 pm - 2:00pm||Boy Scout - Pulp and Paper - $12|
|12:00pm - 2:00pm||Boy Scout - Chemistry - $12|
|12:30pm - 1:30pm||Cub Scout - Science Academic|
|1:30pm - 3:30pm||Boy Scout - Astronomy - $12|
|2:00pm - 3:30pm||Webelos - Naturalist|
|3:00pm - 4:30pm||Webelos - Engineer|
|3:00pm - 4:30pm||Webelos - Geologist|
|February 22nd 2015|
|11:15am - 12:45pm||Brownies - Home Scientist|
|11:30am - 1:00pm||Juniors - Product Designer|
|11:30pm - 1:00pm||Juniors - Entertainment Technology|
|1:00pm - 2:30pm||Juniors - Gardener|
|1:30pm - 2:30pm||Daisies - Rose Petal|
|1:30pm - 3:00pm||Juniors - Detective|
|3:30pm - 5:00pm||Brownies - Bugs|
|3:00pm - 4:30pm||Cadettes - Public Speaking|
|3:00pm - 4:30pm||Juniors - Animal Habitats|