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Girl Scout Programs

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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.

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Girl Scout Event Information & Policies 2021

Fall 2021 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. 

  • Fall Fun Festival (all levels)
    Saturday, November 27th, 2021
    10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    It’s time to celebrate what you’re thankful for with your fellow Girl Scouts.  Make a DIY gratitude craft, compete in fall-themed Minute to Win it Challenges, and view a show in our newly renovated digital planetarium.  “Fall Fun” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior.  This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 11/20/21. Registration CLOSED
  • Think Like a Citizen Scientist (Daisy)
    Saturday, December 4th, 2021
    10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    As a citizen scientist, your scout will learn about the scientific method and apply it to hands-on activities in the lab!  We will learn how to make observations and collect data, and use our curiosity to make our world a better place! “Think Like a Citizen Scientist” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 11/27/21.  Register >
  • Home for the Holidays (Daisy, Brownie, Junior)
    Saturday, December 11th, 2021
    10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    On this special Saturday morning, enjoy the museum’s holiday decorations before we open our doors to the public.  Make a winter themed craft, explore the International Forest, and top off your visit with a tour of the decorated Roberson Mansion! “Holiday Fun” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 12/4/21. FULL
  • Home for the Holidays (all levels)
    Saturday, December 18th, 2021
    10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    On this special Saturday morning, enjoy the museum’s holiday decorations before we open our doors to the public.  Make a winter themed craft, explore the International Forest, and top off your visit with a tour of the decorated Roberson Mansion! “Holiday Fun” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 12/11/21. Register >
  • Welcome 2022! (all levels)
    Sunday, January 2th , 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Scouts will explore the history of New Year’s and different New Year’s traditions and celebrations around the world. Scouts can make a New Year’s craft and write down their goals for big events they look forward to in the 2022 new year! “New Year’s” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 12/24/21. Register >
  • Put Your Engineering Skills to the Test (Junior)
    Saturday, January 8th, 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Is your Junior interested in engineering? Join us as we explore simple machines and how they work together. We will use the engineering process to design and build a working crane out of K’nex! How much weight will your crane lift?  “Crane Design Challenge” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 2/19/22. Register >
  • Out of this World Space Science (Daisy)
    Saturday, January 15th , 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Spend part of your Saturday with us while we explore and learn about the sun, moon and stars.  Enjoy a show in our newly renovated digital planetarium. Scouts will explore the sun and how it’s the center of our solar system. Scouts participate in a watercolour craft to make a constellation. “Space Science” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 1/8/22. Register >
  • CSI: Museum Heist (Cadettes, Seniors)
    Saturday, January 22nd, 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Scouts will perform an investigation using forensic science and criminal psychology.  You will try to reveal the reality of our investigation and uncover the perpetrator of the crime. Learn about the art of detection, fingerprint analysis, science of blood types, and body language to help solve the mystery. “Special Agent” badge included for Cadettes, “CSI” fun patches included for Seniors. $12/Scouts, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 1/15/22. Register >
  • Everybody Dance Now! (Brownies, Juniors)
    Saturday, January 29th, 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Spend part of your Saturday dancing! Scouts will warm up and get moving. We will learn about different types of dancing, try a new dance, make up our own dances, and take to the dance floor. Scouts will each get a chance to show their new moves. “Dancer” badge included for Brownies, “Dance” fun patch included for Juniors. $12/Scouts, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 1/22/22. Register >
  • Year of the Tiger (all levels)
    Saturday, February 5th , 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    It’s the Year of the Tiger. Scouts will learn about Chinese New Year and its history. Explore Chinese culture and the traditions surrounding Chinese New Year. Learn about the Chinese zodiac Tiger, and which animal your birth year is.  We’ll participate in making paper lanterns for the New Year. “Chinese New Year” fun patches included. $10/Scouts, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 1/29/22. Register >
  • Valentine Fun! (Daisy, Brownie, Junior)
    Saturday, February 12th , 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Join us for a Valentine’s Day of fun! Scouts will make Valentine’s Day crafts, and cards. We’ll learn about the history and traditions of Valentine’s Day, the language of flowers, and favorite Valentine’s Day candy. “Valentine’s Day” fun patch included.  $10/Scouts, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 2/5/22. Register >
  • Online Safety & Etiquette (Junior, Cadette, Senior)
    Saturday, February 19th, 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Scouts will learn about Internet safety as well as how to keep the internet a positive place. Explore different online scenarios such as cyber bullying or posting something you didn’t mean too. We’ll take a look at e-mailing, commenting, and blogging, and what makes a great social media profile. “Netiquette” badge included for Cadettes, “Internet Safety” fun patches included for Juniors and Seniors. $12/Scouts, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. This program’s maximum capacity is 15 people. Registration deadline is 2/12/22. Register >
  • Space Science Saturday (Senior, Ambassadors)
    Saturday, February 26th, 2022
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Spend part of your Saturday with us while we investigate all things space.  Enjoy a show in our newly renovated 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 15 people. Registration deadline is 2/19/22. Register >
GHS Transparent - Girl Scout Programs

There are several new, and improved badges we are offering this year at Roberson. We appreciate your patronage, and we hope you will join us for another season of badges and patches! For more information regarding our scout programs, please email Jordi at jnaczi@roberson.org , or call 607-772-0660.

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 a badge or pin and think we can help? Give us a call! To design activities to meet badge or pin requirements, contact Jordi Naczi (jnaczi@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 on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.