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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.

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

Email Annie Glasgow at aglasgow@roberson.org

Girl Scout Event Information & Policies 2021

Spring 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. Our virtual badge program’s registration fee has been lowered to accommodate the reduction in supply costs.

  • Saturday, March 27th, 2021 10:00am – 12:00pm
    *Virtual* Digital Game Design (Daisy, Brownie, and Junior)
    (Maximum Capacity-25 Girl Scouts)
    Does your Scout want to code, but doesn’t know how? Join us for our second program in the Coding for Good series as we learn the steps of computer programming for Video Game Design. In this virtual program, we will review the basics of coding and teach you the skills you need to design your own digital game. Use of a computer with internet connection required. “Coding for Good 2: Digital Game Design” badge included.Coding Basics 1 badge not required to participate. $10 per scout and $6 per non-scout student participant. Registration deadline 03/20/21. FULL. Waitlist >
  • Saturday, April 10th, 2021 10:00am-12:00pm
    *Virtual* Digital Game Design (Cadette, Ambassador, Senior)
    (Maximum Capacity-25 Girl Scouts)
    Does your Scout want to code, but doesn’t know how? Join us for our second program in the Coding for Good series as we learn the steps of computer programming for Video Game Design. In this virtual program, we will work with loops, conditionals and algorithms to teach you the skills you need to design your own digital game. Use of a computer with internet connection required. “Coding for Good 2: Digital Game Design” badge included.Coding Basics 1 badge not required to participate. $10 per scout and $6 per non-scout student participant. Registration deadline 04/03/21. Register >
  • Saturday, April 24th, 2021 10:00am-12:00pm
    Mix it Up Art!  (All Levels)
    (Maximum Capacity- 10 participants)
    Does your Girl Scout like to be creative? Join us on this Saturday morning as we explore how the process of mixing genres, styles, and mediums can create one-of-a-kind pieces of art. Gain inspiration by exploring our temporary exhibition,Word and Image: The Art of Jules Gotay, then follow Gotay’s example to create your own unique piece to take home. “Creativity” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 04/17/21. Waitlist >
  • Saturday, May 1st, 2021 10:00am-12:00pm
    Space Science Saturday (All Levels)
    (Maximum Capacity- 10 participants)
    Back by popular demand! Spend your Saturday morning with us while we investigate all things space.  Enjoy a show in our digital planetarium, explore the impact of meteors and make a star projector of your favorite constellation to take home with you.“Space Science Explorer” badge for Daisies, “Space Science Adventurer” badge for Brownies, “Space Science Investigator” badge for Juniors, “Space Science Researcher” badge for Cadettes, “Space Science Expert” badge for Seniors and “Space Science Master” badge for Ambassadors included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline: 04/24/2021. Register >
  • Saturday, May 15th, 2020 10:00am-12:00pm
    All Things Animals! (All Levels)
    (Maximum Capacity- 10 participants)
    Join us for a morning of animal themed activities in our popular exhibition NatureTrek, featuring life-sized trees and animals from Roberson’s vast collection of mounted specimens. Experience vision as a nocturnal animal, make animal origami, and view the show “Habitat Earth”  in our digital planetarium! “Animal Fun” patch included.  $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 05/08/2021. Register >
  • Saturday, June 5th, 2021 10:00am-12:00pm
    Programming Robots! (All Levels)
    (Maximum Capacity- 10 participants)
    Google, Alexa, Siri, oh my! Join us as we explore the history and technology of robotics. In this workshop you will participate in interactive activities that will teach you how robots came to be, how they are being used today, and the coding principles that keep them running. We will then create our own robot ‘programs’ using the popular learning site Scratch! “Robotics 1: Programming Robots” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 05/29/21. Register >
  • Saturday, June 19th, 2021 10:00am-12:00pm
    Be an Engineer (Daisy, Brownie & Junior)
    (Maximum Capacity- 10 participants)
    Join us as we build three exciting projects exploring the mechanics behind flight and motion.  We will use the engineering process to design and build a miniature roller coaster, a ‘fling flyer’ model plane, and a working crane. “Mechanical Engineering: Roller Coaster” badge for Daisies, “Mechanical Engineering: Fling Flyer” badge for Brownies, “Mechanical Engineering: Crane” badge for Juniors. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior.  Registration deadline 06/12/21. Register >
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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 Annie at aglasgow@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 Annie Glasgow (aglasgow@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 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.