Roberson Museum and Science Center invites Scouts to participate in a variety of Girl & Cub Scout programs. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Contact us to discuss other programming options.
Check Out Our Fall 2017 Programs!
Saturday October 14th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Outdoor Art Creator (Brownie) Art can be found anywhere, not just in our museum! Rain or shine, let the great outdoors inspire you as you design your own mini garden to take home, create a Leave No Trace craft, embark on a nature observation hunt, and more in this environmental program! Outdoor Art Creator badge included. $10/ scout, $9/ adult. Leaders are free.
Sunday October 15th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Game Visionary (Senior) It’s all fun and games at Roberson Museum! Break the ice to get to know scouts from other troops, participate in a giant bingo game around Roberson Museum property, make childhood games such as “Simon Says” and hopscotch more challenging, get puzzled, and make the ultimate scavenger hunt in this program that is sure to make you think outside of the game box. Game Visionary badge included. $10/ scout, $9/ adult. Leaders are free.
Saturday October 21st, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Detective (Junior) Get your sleuth on in this cryptic program! Try the skills of a real detective as you communicate in code, practice the power of observation, write messages in invisible ink, and end the day with a clue hunt created by you. Detective badge included. $10/ scout, $9/ adult. Leaders are free.
Saturday November 4th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Healthy Living (Brownie, Junior, Cadette) Fueled by food! You will learn how to feel your best by eating and playing healthy. Learn the science behind eating well, how to fuel your body and how diet affects your daily life. Learn about staying fit and lowering stress through this fun and active program! Healthy living badge included $10/ scout, $9/adult. Leaders are free.
Sunday November 19th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Fall Fun (Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette) Immerse yourself in the fall foliage as you experience our newest exhibition, Nature Trek, participate in a nature themed scavenger hunt on Roberson Museum property, create a thankful pumpkin, and enjoy a Native skies digital planetarium show! Fall Fun patch included. $13/ scout, $12/ adult. Leaders are free.
Saturday December 2nd, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Netiquette (Cadette) Having access to various social media platforms makes it easier to connect with friends and family, and to share memories and ideas. Unfortunately, not everyone thinks before they post. With this badge you will learn media etiquette, safe practices when using social media and how to make positive choices in the digital world. Let’s sign the internet safety pledge, and get started! Netiquette badge included. $10/ scout, $9/ adult. Leaders are free.
Sunday December 10th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Home for the Holidays (Daisy, Brownie) Experience this unique program based on Roberson Museum’s most magical exhibit: Home for the Holidays. Scouts will complete a search and find in the International Forest, make magic reindeer food, create their own snowman ornament, and enjoy a holiday- themed show and sky tour in our digital planetarium. Happy Holidays fun patch included. $13/ scout, $12/ adult. Leaders are free.
Saturday December 16th, 10:00 am- 12:00 pm: Home for the Holidays (Junior, Cadette) Experience this unique program based on Roberson Museum’s most magical exhibit: Home for the Holidays. Scouts will complete a scavenger hunt in the International Forest, make their own magic reindeer food, create their own ornament from a display in the International Forest, and enjoy a holiday themed show and sky tour in our digital planetarium. Happy Holidays fun patch included. $13/ scouts, $12/ adult. Leaders are free.
**Please contact 607-772-0660 ext 201 to register. If you have questions about the programs, you may contact Laura Sacco at Lsacco@roberson.org . 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 (such as the examples below), please contact Laura Sacco (email@example.com or 772-0660) to discuss possibilities.
Working on badge, belt loop or pin and think we can help? Give us a call! To design activities to meet a merit badge, belt loop, pin and other requirement (such as the examples below), please contact Laura Sacco (firstname.lastname@example.org or 772-0660) to discuss possibilities.
Options include, but not limited to: Art, Astronomy, Bird Study, Collections, Fingerprinting, Geology, Indian Lore, Insect Study, Inventing, Merit, Mammal Study, Model Design and Building, Plant Science, Railroading, Sculpture, Soil and Water Conservation, Space Exploration, and more!
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.