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Programs & Camps

Scouts

Programs & Camps

Scouts

Scout with Science! We offer unique learning workshops to meet specific requirements for Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Boy Scouts. Our exclusive Overnight Adventures give your troop or pack exciting after-dark museum experiences. Or, work with our Education team to craft a custom Scout experience!

Cub Scouts:

Astronomy

Get an up-close experience with far off objects! From constellations to career paths, this program allows scouts to explore the wide world of Astronomy.

January 6, 2018

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Get an up-close experience with far off objects! From constellations to career paths, this program allows scouts to explore the wide world of Astronomy.

Tiger

Meets all requirements for Sky is the Limit, a Tiger Elective Adventure

Webelo

Meets 2 of 3 requirements for Adventures in Science, a Webelo Elective Adventure

Math and Engineering

Discover all the ways in which math and engineering make up our world, from shapes to simple machines.

February 17, 2018

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Discover all the ways in which math and engineering make up our world, from shapes to simple machines.

Wolf

Meets all requirements for Code of the Wolf, a Wolf Elective Adventure

Bear

Meets all requirements for Make It Move, a Bear Elective Adventure

Webelo

Meets all requirements for Engineer, a Webelo Elective Adventure

Wildlife

In this program, scouts gain respect for all of the creatures with whom we share our planet by furthering their understanding of plants, animals, and ecosystems.

March 10, 2018

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

In this program, scouts gain respect for all of the creatures with whom we share our planet by furthering their understanding of plants, animals, and ecosystems.

Tiger

Meets all requirements* for Backyard Jungle, a Tiger Adventure

Wolf

Meets all requirements* (except for a 30-day at-home element) for Grow Something, a Wolf Elective Adventure

Bear

Meets all requirements* (except one) for Fur, Feathers, and Ferns, a Bear Adventure

Webelo

Meets partial requirements* for both Into the Woods and Into the Wild, Webelo Elective Adventures

 

*Requirements met may be weather-dependent

Science

Each adventure offers exciting introductions to the world of science. The scientific method, dinosaurs, germs, and fossils—get ready to Do Science!

March 24, 2018

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Each adventure offers exciting introductions to the world of science. The scientific method, dinosaurs, germs, and fossils—get ready to Do Science!

Tiger

Meets all requirements for Curiosity, Intrige, and Magical Mysteries, a Tiger Elective Adventure

Wolf

Meets all requirements for Digging in the Past and Germs Alive! (except for a week-long at-home element), Wolf Elective Adventures 

Bear

Meets all requirements for Super Science, a Bear Elective Adventure

Webelo

Meets all requirements for Earth Rocks!, a Webelo Elective Adventure

Design Your Own

Interested in a custom experience? Contact our Scout Programs Coordinator at 502-560-7156 or kasey.brown@louisvilleky.gov

Interested in a custom experience? Contact our Scout Programs Coordinator at 502-560-7156 or kasey.brown@louisvilleky.gov

Boy Scouts:

Chemistry

Earn your Chemistry merit badge through this hands-on laboratory experience—guided by knowledgeable Science Center educators.

January 20, 2018

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Earn your Chemistry merit badge through this hands-on laboratory experience—guided by knowledgeable Science Center educators.

Meets all requirements for the Chemistry Merit Badge.

Click either button below to register: Two events at the same time, but they provide the same content.

Robotics

Explore the growing industry of robotics and earn your Robotics merit badge in one exciting full-day program.

March 17, 2018

Cost: $25 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Explore the growing industry of robotics and earn your Robotics merit badge in one exciting full-day program.

Meets all requirements for the Robotics Merit Badge.

Design Your Own

Interested in a custom experience? Contact our Scout Programs Coordinator at 502-560-7156 or kasey.brown@louisvilleky.gov

Interested in a custom experience? Contact our Scout Programs Coordinator at 502-560-7156 or kasey.brown@louisvilleky.gov

Girl Scouts:

Coding

Learn all about programming as you create your own video game using Scratch. Storyboard an original idea and then work to make that original idea come to life.

December 9, 2017

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Learn all about programming as you create your own video game using Scratch. Storyboard an original idea and then work to make that original idea come to life.

Daisies

Meets requirements for “What Robots Do”, “How Robots Move”, and “Design a Robot”.

Brownies

Meets requirements for “Programming Robotics” and “Designing Robotics” and partial requirements for “Showcase Robotics”.

Coding Juniors

Meets requirements for “Programming Robotics” and “Designing Robotics” and partial requirements for “Showcase Robotics”.

Three Cheers for Animals

Begin your journey of animal exploration with engaging science activities and experiments. Travel the world, discover the importance of adaptations and behaviors, and learn what we can do to protect these amazing creatures in their habitats!

February 10, 2017

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Daisies, begin your journey of animal exploration with engaging science activities and experiments. Travel the world, discover the importance of adaptations and behaviors, and learn what we can do to protect these amazing creatures in their habitats!

Science and Technology

Gain an introduction to the incredible variety of STEM careers with a focus on the fields of science and technology.

February 24, 2018

Cost: $20 per Scout, $10 per Adult (lunch is included)

Gain an introduction to the incredible variety of STEM careers with a focus on the fields of science and technology.

Overnight

STEAM Immersion Overnight

Immerse yourself in all things S.T.E.A.M. Explore how science, technology, engineering, art, and math collide! Design, experiment, and create.

April 28, 2018

Immerse yourself in all things S.T.E.A.M. Explore how science, technology, engineering, art, and math collide! Design, experiment, and create.

Cost: $30 per person

Film: Dream Big 3D

Overnight

STEAM Immersion Overnight

Immerse yourself in all things S.T.E.A.M. Explore how science, technology, engineering, art, and math collide! Design, experiment, and create.

May 12, 2018

Immerse yourself in all things S.T.E.A.M. Explore how science, technology, engineering, art, and math collide! Design, experiment, and create.

Cost: $30 per person

Film: Dream Big 3D

Design Your Own

Interested in a custom experience? Contact our Scout Programs Coordinator at 502-560-7156 or kasey.brown@louisvilleky.gov

Interested in a custom experience? Contact our Scout Programs Coordinator at 502-560-7156 or kasey.brown@louisvilleky.gov