For Girl Scouts, we currently offer Journey programs for Daisies, Brownies and Juniors. We would happily provide Journeys for Cadets as well, if requested. We also offer:
- Pre-scheduled tours. The cost for general admission is $7 per scout. If a program/activity is scheduled, the cost is a minimum of $8 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 $7 per person.
- Journey programs
. Journeyprograms are held throughout the year. See below for upcoming programs.
- Special Events
. Eachspring, we hold Punxsutawney Phil’s Weather Extravaganza, a 4-hour event for Girl Scouts. Also, if posted by Girl Scouts of Western PA, we offer Girl Scout Get Outdoors Winter Challenge Day and Get Outdoors Summer Challenge Day. See information below about both of these events.
Girl Scout Journey Programs & Special Events
Girl Scout Get Outdoors Winter Challenge
Saturday, January 5, 2019, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Check these Winter Challenge activities off your list by attending this program: Make a winter wreath; draw pictures of winter scenes; learn about avalanches; identify winter constellations; make paper snowflake cutouts; and go on a winter picnic and drink hot chocolate outside! Plus, you’ll go home with a weather and snow chart to keep. Cost per person: $9 per person. Register by December 31 to 814-938-1000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Brownies Journey Day: Wonders of Water
Saturday, February 16, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Brownies can complete the three parts of the Wonders of Water Journey by attending this program: LOVE water, SAVE water and SHARE Water. Program includes a snack and free time on the exhibits. Cost is $20 per person. Pre-register by February 11 to 814-938-1000 or email@example.com.
Punxsutawney Phil’s Weather Extravaganza for Girl Scouts
Saturday, April 27, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Come for a day of adventure, learning and fun! Tour the Weather Discovery Center and make a SWAP; take a walking tour of the Phantastic Phils Public Art; visit Gobblers Knob and walk the trail; enjoy lunch and a program with Punxsutawney Phil!
Juniors Journey Day: Get Moving!
Saturday, May 4, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Juniors can complete all three parts of the Get Moving! Journey by attending this program: Energize, Investigate, and Innovate. Program includes a snack and free time on the exhibits. Cost is $20 per person. Pre-register by April 29 to 814-938-1000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.