You pick the day, time, and badge. There is a minimum of eight scouts required to run a private workshop. (While all badge requirements are completed, badges are NOT included). Workshops are between two and a half and three hours long.
View hundreds of bugs from our Museum collections, learn what type of home ants live in, and go on a bug hunt in our Arboretum. This badge is best earned in warmer weather when bugs are more active
Learn how science is used in cooking, experiment with static electricity, make an eruption, and more. Plus, take home your own homemade silly putty!
Learn how to think like an inventor as we explore how to turn everyday objects into new inventions. Practice problem solving, planning, and even create your own new contraption!
Use The Museum exhibits to design a scavenger hunt and make up your own games! Then learn how to play games our ancestors played and games that are played in other countries.
Visit our European and American art galleries to discover what types of paintings appeal to you. Then learn how to paint a still life using objects from our collections, make your own stamp, and more!
Visit our Pennsylvania German and Ancient Civilizations galleries to discovery different types of pottery. Then learn how to create your own works of clay!
How well do you know your senses? Can you identify an orange just by its smell? Do you know what a cup of dried rice sounds like? Explore all of your senses with these fun experiments!
January 2, 2015
- December 31, 2015
Scouts: $15 per scout
Adults: $6 per adult
One Adult per Workshop: Free
Fees include supplies for all workshop activities and Museum admission for the day of the workshop.