Scouts

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Since 1999 the Barlow Planetarium has offered programs especially for Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts.  Get tickets online or call  920-832-2848.

SCOUTING & FAMILY EVENTS!

Families, Girl Scouts, & Cub Scouts/WEBELOS Event:  Astronomy Discovery Day

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

For families excited about STEM.  Get prepared for this summers solar eclipse at the Barlow.  Spend the morning creating star charts and other hands-on astronomy activities learning about eclipses and how to view them safely, observing the Sun through the Barlows specially-adapted telescopes, and touring the solar system in the UW Systems flagship planetarium.  All participants will get a special pair of solar eclipse shades to safely view the 2017 Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017!

REQUIREMENT:  EACH SCOUT MUST BE ASSIGNED TO A PARENT/LEADER.  MULTIPLE CHILDREN CAN BE ASSIGNED OR ADULT!

Fees:

Scouts/Students: $16
Leaders/Adults: $12
REGISTER NOW!

Cub Scout/WEBELOS Event:  Aerospace Explorer Day (tentative)

Saturday, October 14, 2017
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Girl Scout Event:  Aerospace Adventure Day (tentative)

Saturday, November 18, 2017
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Family Event:  Aerospace Discovery Day (tentative)

Saturday, December 16, 2017
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Girl Scout Event:  Astronomy Adventure Night (tentative)

Saturday, March 23, 2018
6 - 9 p.m.

Cub Scout/WEBELOS Event:  Astronomy Explorer Night (tentative)

Saturday, April 20, 2018
6 - 9 p.m.

Family Event:  Astronomy Discovery Night (tentative)

Saturday, May 18, 2018
6 - 9 p.m.

Boy Scout Merit Badge Events

Space Exploration Merit Badge - Summer (CANCELED)
Astronomy Merit Badge - Summer (CANCELED)

 

Astronomy Merit Badge - Fall 2017(tentative)

Wednesdays, October 4, October 25 and November 8
7 - 9 p.m.

Space Exploration Merit Badge - Fall 2017 (tentative)

Wednesdays, October 11 & November 1, 7 - 9 p.m.
AND
Saturday, November 4, 9 - 11 a.m.

Astronomy Merit Badge - Winter 2018 (tentative)

Wednesdays, January 17, February 7 & February 21, 7 - 9 p.m.
7 - 9 p.m.

Space Exploration Merit Badge - Winter 2018 (tentative)

Wednesdays, January 24 & February 14, 7 - 9 p.m.
AND
Saturday, February 17, 9 - 11 a.m.