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Boy Scout Options

Our programming for Boy Scouts at the Edwardsville Children's Museum is designed to motivate the imagination and promote higher level thinking skills in our young learners.  Every one of our programs incorporates hands-on, experiential learning activities with real life skills.  Join us for joyful learning while working towards badge requirements!

Program Costs:  $10 per scout

For more information or to book a program, contact Education Director, Dr. Abby Schwent

education@edwardsvillechildrensmuseum.org

(618) 692-2094

Program Options:

Young Artists
Learn all about drawing and painting techniques as you create your own masterpiece and meet the requirements for you Art Badge!

Garden Scouts
How does your garden grow?  Learn how to successfully grow vegetables, flowers, and herbs in our Garden Classroom.  Meets all requirements for the Gardening Badge

Kitchen Scouts
Join us as we share our favorite recipes, basic cooking techniques, and kitchen safety!  Participants will earn their cooking badge and leave with a chef's hat and cook book!


Girl Scout Options

The Edwardsville Children’s Museum is excited to partner with the Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois to offer the following classes.  To register, call the Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois at 800-345-6858.

Daisy

September 24, 2017-  Picnic with the Very Hungry Caterpillar
Class 1:  11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Class 2:  1:00-2:30 p.m.
Get your scouts engaged in reading through this special program featuring stories, hands-on activities, and a visit from the Hungry Caterpillar himself!

October 8, 2017-Messy Madness:  A Sensory Explosion
Class 1:  11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Class 2:  1:00-2:30 p.m.
Make a joyful mess with us during this tactile, sensory experience.  Use your senses during this immersive class!

November 5, 2017-Seuss on the Loose
Class 1:  11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Class 2:  1:00-2:30 p.m.
Who knew reading could be this much fun!  Inspired by the zany world of Dr. Seuss, your scouts will learn through stories, songs, games, and crafts!  Includes a visit from a surprise Seuss-ical guest!

December 10, 2017-Daisies in the Kitchen
Class 1:  11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Class 2:  1:00-2:30 p.m.
Come spend time in our kitchen cooking up delicious treats, learning the basics of kitchen safety and how to use your new cooking skills as a force for good!


Brownie

November 19, 2017-Brownies in the Kitchen
Class 1:  11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Class 2:  1:00-2:30 p.m.
Come spend an afternoon cooking up some of our favorite recipes!  Learn basic cooking techniques and kitchen safety while having a great time!

Junior

September 17, 2017-Junior Florist
Class 1: 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Class 2: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Flowers are all around us!  They bring us joy through their beauty and scent.  Learn all about floral arranging in this class anchored by the principles of design.  Create a beautiful arrangement to take home!