Scout Programs

Program Information

  • 1-2 hours in length
  • Programs can be booked after
       school, on selected school
       holidays and Sundays
  • $9/scout (minimum 10 scouts or
       $80 per workshop); no charge for
       accompanying adults
  • Programs at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center aim to bridge the relationship that exists between the natural sciences. Join us to explore topics that fulfill journey, badge, try-it, elective or pin requirements.

    Scout troops may also register for any of our hour-long school programs, which include natural history, social studies, planetarium and farm education topics. Learn more.
    Scout Program: Water Wonders Scout Day
    Sunday, April 30, 1 - 4 pm
    Scouts of all ages can join us for this hands-on day of exploring water habitats, their inhabitants, and ways that we can help to keep our water sources healthy. We'll explore the vernal pool and stream habitats, meet some animals that live in and rely on water, perform some awesome water experiments, and complete a scavenger hunt in our Powerful yet Fragile: Connecticut's Waterways photography exhibition in the Stamford Museum. Scouts will rotate through activities in small groups. To register, please e-mail Lisa Monachelli, Director of Education, at lmonachelli@stamfordmuseum.org. Limited enrollment. Scouts may register individually or with their troop/pack.

    Fees: $9/scout | Troop/den leaders: Free |  Additional adults: $2/each

    Girl Scout Programs
    The Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers programs for Daisies, Brownies and Juniors that fulfill petal, try-it and badge requirements. We can also work with groups on programs for the new National Leadership Journeys.

    DAISIES
    Petals: Using Resources Wisely, Make the World a Better Place

    Journey Awards: Golden Honey Bee Award, Clover Award, Birdbath Award
    BROWNIES
    Try-its: Animals, Earth & Sky, Eco-Explorer, Outdoor Adventurer, Plants, Science in Action, Space Explorer, Watching Wildlife, Water Explorer

    Journey Awards: The Connect Key, LOVE Water, SAVE Water
    JUNIORS
    Badges: Earth Connections, Finding Your Way, Plants and Animals, Rocks Rock, Sky Search, Weather Watch, Wildlife

    Journey Awards: Energize Award, Investigate Award

    Boy Scout Programs
    Tiger: Learn about Animals; Feed the Birds; Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
    Wolf: Birds
    Bear: Space, Weather, Farm Animals, American Indian Life
    Webelos: Forester pin, Naturalist pin

    For additional information contact Lisa Monachelli, Director of Education at 203.977.6515 or email lmonachelli@stamfordmuseum.org.



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