607-772-0660

Girl Scout Programs

GIRL SCOUT heading - Girl Scout Programs

Roberson Museum and Science Center invites Girl Scouts to participate in a variety of programs, which allow girls to engage and explore new worlds and possibilities.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Contact us to discuss other programming options.

Email Annie Glasgow at aglasgow@roberson.org

Fall 2020/21 Programs

Due to restrictions on indoor space capacity, some of our programs have been reduced in size. In a seated venue like our lab spaces and planetarium we will be following state guidelines for room capacity. Our virtual badge program’s registration fee has been lowered to accommodate the reduction in supply costs.

  • Home for the Holidays (Daisy & Brownie)
    Saturday, December 5th, 2020 (10:00am-12:00pm) On this special Saturday morning, enjoy the museum’s holiday decorations before we open our doors to the public. Make a holiday themed craft, explore the International Forest and top off your visit with a tour of the decorated Roberson Mansion! “2020 Christmas” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 10 people. Registration deadline is 11/28/20. Register >
  • Home for the Holidays (Junior & Cadette)
    Saturday, December 12th, 2020 (10:00am-12:00pm) On this special Saturday morning, enjoy the museum’s holiday decorations before we open our doors to the public. Make a holiday themed craft, explore the International Forest and top off your visit with a tour of the decorated Roberson Mansion! “2020 Christmas” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 10 people. Registration deadline is 12/5/20. FULL
  • Space Science Saturday (Senior & Ambassador)
    Saturday, January 2nd, 2021 (12:00-2:00pm) Spend part of your Saturday with us while we investigate all things space. Enjoy a show in our digital planetarium then further explore the universe with a hands-on science experiment. “Space Science Expert” Senior badge or “Space Science Master” Ambassador badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 10 people. Registration deadline is 12/26/20. FULL
  • *Virtual Program* Be a Computer Programmer (Junior)
    Saturday, January 9th, 2021 (10:00am-12:00pm) Is your Junior interested in computer science? In this virtual program we will be exploring the basics of coding. They will learn to use popular teaching programs that use drag-and-drop language while we build and play games. Use of a computer with internet connection required. “Coding for Good 1: Coding Basics” badge included. $10 per scout and $6 per non-scout student participant. This virtual program’s maximum capacity is 25 people. Registration deadline is 01/02/21. Register >
  • Will You Be My Valentine? (All Levels)
    Saturday, February 6th, 2021 (12:00-2:00pm) Prepare for Valentine’s Day while you have some fun with your fellow Girl Scouts. We will make handcrafted valentine’s and learn the science behind some of your favorite candies. “Valentine’s Day” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 10 people. Registration deadline is 01/30/21. Register >
  • Space Science Saturday (Cadette)
    Saturday, February 13th, 2021 (12:00-2:00pm) Spend part of your Saturday with us while we investigate all things space. Enjoy a show in our digital planetarium then further explore the universe by experimenting with visible and invisible light emitted from stars in the sky. “Space Science Researcher” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 10 people. Registration deadline is 02/06/21. FULL
  • *Virtual Program* Be a Computer Programmer (Cadette)
    Saturday, February 20th, 2021 (10:00am-12:00pm) Has your Cadette shown interest in computer science? Join us as we learn the basics of computer programming using popular teaching applications. In this virtual program we will bring paintings to life, learn about memes and even get to make our own. Use of a computer with internet connection required. “Coding for Good 1: Coding Basics” badge included. $10 per scout and $6 per non-scout student participant. This virtual program’s maximum capacity is 25 people. Registration deadline 2/13/21. Register >
  • *Virtual Program* Be a Computer Programmer (Senior & Ambassador)
    Saturday, February 27th, 2021 (10:00am-12:00pm) Does your senior show interest in computer science but hasn’t had the opportunity to learn the skills yet? Join us in this virtual program as we use drag-and-drop language to teach the basics of computer programming. Take the skills you learn home with you to continue the fun! Use of a computer with internet connection required. “Coding for Good 1: Coding Basics” badge included. $10 per scout and $6 per non-scout student participant. This virtual program’s maximum capacity is 25 people. Registration deadline 02/20/21. Register >
  • Winter Science Fun (Daisy, Brownie, and Junior)
    Sunday, February 28th, 2021 (12:00-2:00pm) Curious about the science behind all things winter? In this fun patch program we will explore the science behind snowflakes, cold weather animals and much more with hands-on science experiments and activities. “Frozen Fun” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 10 people. Registration deadline is 02/21/21. FULL
Acco Brands 2 - Girl Scout Programs

Funding for Roberson Museum and Science Center is provided in part by general operating support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; The Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation and the New York State Council on the Arts.

*​There are several new, and improved badges we are offering this year at Roberson. We appreciate your patronage, previous and new, and we hope you will join us for another season of badges and patches! For more information regarding our Fall scout programs, please email Annie at aglasgow@roberson.org , or call 607-772-0660. Please note that registrations for each program close one week prior to the program unless noted otherwise. All leaders when registering will be sent a FAQ document with additional information.

**Leaders are free; additional adults attending the program pay the fee listed for the event. All programs require a minimum number of participants in order to run, and may be cancelled if that number is not met. Payment is due at the time of registration to secure spots. If you do not see a specific program listed, contact us and we can customize one for your troop!**

Working on badge or pin and think we can help? Give us a call! To design activities to meet a badge, pin or other requirements, please contact Kelly Cole (kcole@roberson.org or 607-772-0660) to discuss possibilities.

Funding for Roberson Museum and Science Center is provided in part by general operating support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; The Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation and the New York State Council on the Arts.

Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council for the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.