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2015 – 2016 Scout Programs

The Michigan Science Center offers a full array of scouting programs and overnight adventures for both boys and girls from fall through spring.

Brownies
Cost: $15 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are three hours.

WorkshopDateTime
InventorNov. 15, 20152 p.m.
SensesApril 17, 20162 p.m.
BugsMay 1, 20162 p.m.

Junior Girl Scouts
Cost: $16 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are four hours.

WorkshopDate Time
Entertainment Technology Oct. 10, 20151 p.m.
Digital PhotoNov. 22, 20151 p.m.
DetectiveMarch 12, 20161 p.m.
FlowersMay 7, 20161 p.m.

Tiger Cubs
Cost: $15 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are three hours.

WorkshopDateTime
Sky is the LimitNov. 8, 20152 p.m.
Curiosity, Intrigue, and Magical Mysteries March 6, 20162 p.m.

Wolf Cubs
Cost: $15 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are three hours.

WorkshopDateTime
Motor AwayOct. 18, 20152 p.m.
Air of the WolfMay 15, 20162 p.m.

Bear Cubs
Cost: $15 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are three hours.

WorkshopDateTime
ForensicsMarch 13, 20162 p.m.
RoboticsApril 23, 20162 p.m.

Webelos and Arrow of Light
Cost: $16 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are four hours.

WorkshopDateTime
Adventures in ScienceJan. 16, 20161 p.m.
EngineerFeb. 21, 20161 p.m.
MoviemakingMarch 20, 20161 p.m.

Boy Scouts
Cost: $18 per scout, $10 per adult. Workshops are five to six hours and meet some of the requirements of the listed badge. Certified Merit Badge Counselors will be on-site to verify completion and sign blue cards.

WorkshopDateTime
AstronomyMarch 5, 201611 a.m.
RoboticsApril 16, 201611 a.m.
Environmental Science May 21, 201611 a.m.

Program notables

  • Scouts should bring a bag lunch to the Michigan Science Center. Time will be scheduled during each workshop for lunch. Food and beverages are also available for purchase in the Cosmic Café.
  • Scouts should wear their scout uniforms.
  • The Michigan Science Center requires a one adult to 10 scout ratio. Additional adults must pay the adult workshop fee.

2015 – 2016 Scout Overnights

Camp-ins at the Michigan Science Center offer scouts hands-on fun in a one-of-a-kind learning environment. Each overnight program includes theme-related activities, a late night snack, nutritious breakfast and a morning Chrysler IMAX® Dome Theater film.

Groups of 50 or more can choose one of our camp-in programs to create an exclusive experience at the Michigan Science Center. Dates are limited and a minimum lead-time of two months is required. Call today!

Cost: $50 per person

Limited Engagement Opportunity (November 2015 – March 2016 only)

Pair your overnight experience with Toytopia! Discover the science of play (perfect for inventors, creators, and dreamers) as we pair 1 – 2 badge activities per age group to accommodate a broader range of scouts in the same evening.

Cost: $55 per person

Camp-in notables

  • The Michigan Science Center requires a one adult to 10 scout ratio.
  • Both scouts and chaperones must pay the $50 camp-in fee.
  • A minimum of 50 participants are required and a maximum of 100 participants are allowed per camp-in. Balance and final count are due two weeks before date of event.
  • Some camp-ins do not meet all badge/pin requirements.

Scout Reservations: 313.577.8400, Option 5

Michigan Science Center, 5020 John R Street, Detroit, MI 48202