Scouts

Scout Opportunities at the Family Museum

Cub Scout Late Nights

Saturdays 6:30 - 10:30 pm, pick from dates below
$20/child; 1:6 adult to child ratio; minimum 10, maximum 25

  • January 14, 2017, Super Science. Spend time learning about physics and chemistry, have fun in the galleries, and build in ThinkShop. 1:3 adult:child ratio in ThinkShop. Click here to register.
  • April 8, 2017, Little Engineers. Get creative and problem-solve building challenges, play in galleries, and spend time in the ThinkShop. 1:3 adult:child ratio in ThinkShop. Click here to register.

Cub Scout Adventures

Easily complete a fun elective adventure which coordinates with the Cub Scout program advancements! We have something for Wolf, Bear, and Webelos Scouts! Cost is $10 per child; chaperones are free unless using the Museum galleries. Pick one date from the dates provided. 

Air of the Wolf – a Wolf Adventure 
None scheduled at this time. Look for more in the Fall!

Super Science – a Bear Adventure
None scheduled at this time. Look for more in the Fall!

Engineer – a Webelos Adventure
None scheduled at this time. Look for more in the Fall!

Girl Scout Late Nights at the Museum

Saturdays 6:30 - 10:30 pm, pick from dates below
$20/child; 1:6 adult to child ratio; minimum 10, maximum 25

  • October 14, 2016, Astronomy: Learn how to read a star map and find constellations. Crawl inside an inflatable planetarium and look through a real telescope. Click here to register.
  • January 13, 2017, Super Science: Spend time learning about physics and chemistry, have fun in the galleries, and build in ThinkShop. 1:3 adult:child ratio in ThinkShop. Click here to register.
  • April 7, 2017, Little Engineers: Get creative and problem-solve building challenges, play in galleries, and spend time in the ThinkShop. 1:3 adult:child ratio in ThinkShop. Click here to register.

Girl Scout Workshops

Brownies are invited to register for a Girl Scout Workshop to complete all the steps required to earn either a Potter or Inventor badge. Actual badges are not included. Pick one date from the dates provided.

Potter Workshop
Cost $15/child, 1 adult needed for every 6 children
Tuesdays, January 10, 17, 24, or 31 from 5:30-7:30 pm
Saturdays, January 14, 21, 28, or Feb 4 from 1:30-3:30 pm
Try your hand at some different building techniques, see a demonstration of the pottery wheel, and make a kiln-fired tile. Click here to register.

Inventor Workshop
Cost $10/child, 1 adult needed for every 3 children
Tuesdays, February 7, 14, or 21 from 5:30-7:30 pm
Saturdays, February 11, 18, or 25 from 1:30-3:30 pm
Practice thinking like an inventor and do some problem solving. Draw a plan and create your own invention in ThinkShop. Click here to register.

It was great. I really liked it. Keep up the good work.
— Nicholas, age 6