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.
Roberson Museum and Science Center is pleased to offer new and improved scout programming with many unique and engaging activities. Please be advised of the registration deadlines, as each program has a different cap of scouts and parents allowed. If you have any questions, please email Kelly Cole at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or call at 607-772-0660.
Saturday, March 9th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Let’s Play Games! (Daisy)
Does your Daisy like to play board games? We will use some classic board games for inspiration in designing and building your own board game with spinner to take home! “Mechanical Engineering: Board Game” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 03/02/19.
Saturday, March 16th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Space Saturday (Brownies & Juniors)
Spend your Saturday morning with us while we investigate all things space. Enjoy a space filled show in our digital planetarium and making a star projector to take home with you. “Space Science Investigator” or “Space Science Adventurer” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 03/09/19.
Saturday, April 6th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Special Agent Saturday (Cadette)
Ever wonder what it takes to be a crime scene detective? Today we will explore the science behind the law while we investigate crime scene evidence, dust for fingerprints and sharpen up our observation skills. We will also make spy decoders to take home. “Special Agent” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 03/30/19.
Sunday, April 7th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Home Scientist (Brownie)
Use our lab spaces to explore the science behind everyday objects in your home. Learn about static electricity and density in fun hands-on experiments. End your visit by making your own slime to take home. “Home Scientist” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 03/31/19.
Saturday, April 27th, 2019- 10:00am-12:00pm
Spring into Action Day (All levels)
The weather is getting warmer and the flowers are starting to bloom. Spend the day doing some good around the museum. We will recycle plastic into art, learn what you can recycle at home and make bird feeders for your own backyard. “Go Green” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 04/20/19.
Saturday, May 11th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Mommy and Me Saturday (All levels)
Enjoy a morning of crafting with your mother. We will make paper flower bouquets and beaded bracelets for you to take home to the person you call mom. “Mother Daughter” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 05/04/19.
Saturday, May 18th-Sunday, May 19th – 5:00pm-8:00am
Sleepover at the Museum (All levels)
Enjoy a nature themed sleepover in the museum. You can sleep among our Loomis collection of animals in the exhibit NatureTrek, or be surrounded by the images of the Nature’s Best Photography. Dinner, activities, a late night movie and continental breakfast will be provided. “Lock-In” fun patch included. $30/scout, $20/adult. Registration deadline 05/09/19.
Saturday, June 8th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Outdoor Art Explorer (Juniors)
Be inspired by the outdoors to create some beautiful works of art. Use natural materials to create an art piece and listen for the sweet music that nature makes. “Outdoor Art Explorer” badge included. $12/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 06/01/19.
Saturday, June 15th, 2019 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Local History Day (All levels)
Participate in hands-on activities that highlight the history of our community. Do a scavenger hunt in the Roberson mansion, explore and interact with the Era of Change: 1910-1930 exhibition and make a fossil out of clay to take home with you. “A Journey to the Past” fun patch included. $10/scout, $8/adult, $6/student & senior. Registration deadline 06/08/19.
*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 our Visitor Services staff at: email@example.com, or call 607-772-0660. Please note that registrations for each program close one week prior to the program unless noted otherwise. All programs require a minimum number of scouts to run, and a program may be canceled if that number is not met. 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 (such as the examples below), please contact Kelly Cole (firstname.lastname@example.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.