Scout Programs

Scout Programs

Want help earning science-related badges, belt loops, academic pins, and Girl Scout journeys? Let our experienced staff help you! Scouts serve an important role in our community, and the Museum is here to assist them in meeting their diverse program requirements. The Museum’s Education Department offers unique and activity packed weekend and afternoon programs for groups of 10 or more scouts. Experience the excitement as you work towards belt loops, academic pins, badges, and journeys with experienced Museum professionals.

Contact our schedule coordinator at 937.275.7431, ext. 125 to find out which requirements will be met through each program. Complete three programs within a year and receive a special Boonshoft fun patch.

Price & Program Length

  • Scout Programming is $10/scout (2 free adults per program) and $9/additional adult. Average program time: 1 hour
  • Girl Scout Journeys (Brownies and above) are $30/scout (2 free adults per program) and $9/additional adult. Average program time: 3 hours

Please note that a non-refundable $50 deposit is due two (2) weeks prior to the program; balance is due by the Friday prior. Payment can no longer be accepted the day of program. Minimum program fee for hour-long programs: $100; minimum for 3 hour programs: $300.

Programming Times: Most Scout programs can be scheduled for Saturdays or Sundays at 10:30 a.m. or Monday – Friday at 4:00 p.m. Due to the extended program time, Girl Scout Journeys can be scheduled on the weekend or by appointment.

Contact: Schedule Coordinator at 937.275.7431, ext. 124 to find out which requirements will be met through each program.

Program Location: Boonshoft Museum of Discovery

Boy Scout Programs

Webelos Activity Badges:

Adventures in Science
Earth Rocks
Into the Woods
Into the Wild

Cub Scout Belt Loops, Pins:

Digging in the Past
Make it Move
Super Science
Fur, Feathers, and Ferns
Motor Away

Girl Scout Programs

5 Flowers, 4 Stories, 3 Cheers for Animals!
Between Earth and Sky
Welcome to the Daisy Garden

Home Scientist

Animal Habitats

Special Agent

Brownie & Junior Journeys (3 hour program)
Wonders of Water (Brownies)
Get Moving (Juniors)

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