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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:

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:

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:

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.
Programs meet requirements for Home Scientist (Brownie), Entertainment Technology (Juniors), Science of Happiness (Cadette), Science of Style (Seniors).

Challenger Expedition Mars

Travel the Universe, learn about space exploration, solve real-world problems and practice the skills utilized by astronauts, scientists, and engineers—all without leaving Louisville!

March 24 • March 31

Cost: $15 per Scout, $5 per Adult

Travel the Universe, learn about space exploration, solve real-world problems and practice the skills utilized by astronauts, scientists, and engineers—all without leaving Louisville!

Work as a team to land on the Martian surface and seek out evidence of life and water while locating missing satellites, checking radiation levels, and design and build a Martian Habitat.

Juniors • March 24, 2018

Cadettes • March 31, 2018

GEMS

Join us at University of Louisville’s campus for a full day of sessions designed to engage girls in STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering, and Math) content through hands-on experiences.

April 14, 2018

Join us at University of Louisville’s campus for a full day of sessions designed to engage girls in STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering, and Math) content through hands-on experiences. Parents, guardians,
and leaders learn how to engage girls in STEM and receive great resources to continue STEM
learning after the program ends. This program is NOT restricted to Girl Scouts.

Details:
Saturday April 14, 2018
9:00 AM- 3:00 PM (EST)
University of Louisville, Speed School of Engineering
Sessions are designed to engage girls in STEM content through a variety of hands-on experiences and sessions. Breakfast and Lunch are included!

Price:
$20 for Girl Scouts grades 5th – 12th
$30 for non-Girl Scouts grades 5th – 12th
$5 for parents, troop leaders, and chaperones.

Registration deadline March 30, 2018

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