The National STEM Academy at the Museum of Aviation is proud to offer Scout Programs for both Boy and Girl Scouts. Various badge programs available for Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Webelos, as well as Girl Scout Brownies, Juniors, and Seniors.

Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge

The Museum of Aviation proudly offers the Aviation Merit Badge program for Boy Scouts, which meets the Scout Merit Badge Handbook guidelines.  Program features aeronautical principles, aircraft preflight, navigation, math, science, and flight simulators.  This 3-hour class must be scheduled in advance for 10 – 16 scouts.  Must be grade 6th and up.  Program is $20 per scout.   Girl Scouts can also schedule this Aviation Flight Simulation program.

Cub Scouts and Webelos

Explore World History at the Museum of Aviation. The Guided Tour is a wonderful experience for your Cub Scout and Webelo Troops.  The Scouts will learn about our world history through the exhibits and aircraft.  The Scouts will also go inside the C-130 “Hercules” airplane for an inside-an-aircraft experience.  Guided Tours last approximately 1 ½ hours.  Cost is $5 per scout and there is a minimum of 10 scouts.

Girl Scout Brownie “Celebrating Community” Badge Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to provide an opportunity for Girl Scout Brownies to complete a portion of the requirements for the Badge and is approximately 2.5 hours long.  The minimum number of Girl Scout Brownies is 10 and the maximum is 30.  The cost of the program is $10 per participant.  Girl Scouts celebrate our community by visiting the “Museum of Aviation” where World History comes alive through our exhibits and aircraft.  Participants go inside of the C-130 Airplane and will explore the life of Robert L. Scott, a WWII Veteran and our hometown hero.

Girl Scout Junior “Digital Photography” Badge Workshop

The purpose of this badge workshop is to provide an opportunity for Girl Scout Juniors to complete all or a portion of the requirements for the Badge.  The partial workshop is approximately 2 – 2.5 hours at $10 per participant. The complete Badge workshop is approximately 5 hours at $20 per participant.  Minimum number of participants is 10 and the maximum is 20.  Girl Scout Juniors will learn the basics of photography then select a subject from the Museum of Aviation’s aircraft and exhibits and photograph the subject from different perspectives.  A camera is provided or you may bring your own.  Girl Scout Juniors will learn basic editing techniques and all photos will be uploaded to an online album for viewing after the class.  For the complete Badge program, the last 2 – 2.5 hours, participants will complete a final video slide show project of edited pictures for the troop.

Girl Scout Senior “Website Designer” Badge Workshop

The purpose of this badge workshop is to provide an opportunity for Girl Scout Juniors to complete all or a portion of the requirements for the Badge.  The partial workshop is approximately 2 – 2.5 hours at $10 per participant. The complete Badge workshop is approximately 5 hours at $20 per participant.  Minimum number of participants is 10 and the maximum is 20.  Girl Scout Juniors will learn the basics of photography then select a subject from the Museum of Aviation’s aircraft and exhibits and photograph the subject from different perspectives.  A camera is provided or you may bring your own.  Girl Scout Juniors will learn basic editing techniques and all photos will be uploaded to an online album for viewing after the class.  For the complete Badge program, the last 2 – 2.5 hours, participants will complete a final video slide show project of edited pictures for the troop.

For Scout Programs, Reservation Requests, or more information complete the program request form to the left or contact:

Cub, Girl, Brownie Scouts: Candi James (478) 926-5558 cjames@museumofaviation.org

Boy Scouts: Kim Ruberti (478)222-7591 missionquest@museumofaviation.org