Our programming covers Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts. We offer:
- Pre-scheduled tours The cost for general admission is $8 per scout. If a program/activity is scheduled, the cost is a minimum of $9 per scout depending on the program/activity.
- Troop meetings plus tour Troop meetings can be held in our classroom, which holds approximately 32 people.
Afterwards, the scouts can tour the exhibits. Cost is $8 per person.
- Merit Badge Programs A regular schedule of merit badge programs is held for Scouts. See below for upcoming programs.
- Special Events We look for opportunities to hold special events for Boy Scouts and are open to suggestions from troop leaders or parents.
- Private Merit Badge Programs Troops can schedule private merit badge programs with a minimum number of 8 scouts required to hold the program. We can accommodate approximately 30 scouts at one time. Please contact us for pricing and scheduling. A physical badge is not included. Currently, we offer the following programs to choose from: Emergency Preparedness, Weather, Oceanography, Astronomy, Environmental Science, and Electricity.
Boy Scout Merit Badge Programs
Scouts BSA Weather Merit Badge
*Cancelled due to low enrollment*
Saturday, Mar. 26, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Cost – $20
Scouts can earn the Weather Prep Merit Badge by attending this interactive program. Learning is through group presentation, technology and traditional book and paper. No prerequisites; however a post requisite will be assigned for at home completion. Click here to view the Weather workbook. Pre-register by Monday, Mar. 21 by calling 814-938-1000 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scouts BSA Oceanography Merit Badge
Saturday, Apr. 23, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Cost – $20
Scouts can earn the Oceanography Merit Badge by attending this interactive program. Learning is through experiments, activities, technology and traditional book and paper. Prerequisites: Complete section 8c of the Oceanography workbook. Pre-register by Monday, Apr. 18 by calling 814-938-1000 or e-mailing email@example.com.