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Boy Scouts - Explore nature and let Lake Erie Nature & Science Center be your guide!

Our experienced instructors will engage you in hands-on learning, exploration of our natural world and fun.

For your convenience use our on-line registration for Boy Scout Programs. Starting August 15th use the Click here to Register link under the Merit Badge Workshop program description and register on-line!

View our newly available 2017-18 programs below

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A completed Health Release Form must be presented upon arrival at the Center before the Merit Badge Workshop. If no Health Release Form is presented, an adult must stay with the Boy Scout for the entire duration of the program.

For more detailed information, please contact us at 440-871-2900, Ext. 211.

Boy Scout Fish and Wildlife Management Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017 Time/Duration: 1pm-4pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $15 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-4, 7a & 8 of the 2017 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

This workshop will start Merit Badge Requirement 5b and 6a but the requirements will need to be completed on own.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Completed Merit Badge Requirement 8.

  3. Fish and Wildlife Management Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  4. A copy of the Fish and Wildlife Management Merit Badge Worksheet.

  5. Writing materials.

     

    Advance Registration is required.

     

Click here to register


Boy Scout Fishing Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Saturday, May 26, 2018 Time/Duration: 1:00pm-5:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $20 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-9 of the 2017 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

*To complete this Merit Badge, you must complete Merit Badge Requirement 10 on your own.

 

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Fishing Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  3. A copy of the Fishing Merit Badge Worksheet.

  4. Writing materials.

      Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Geocaching Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, April 22, 2018 Time/Duration: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $15 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-2, 4-7 of the 2016 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

This workshop will start Merit Badge Requirement 8b but the requirement will need to be completed on own.

 

*To complete this Merit Badge, you must complete Merit Badge Requirement 9 on your own.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Completed Merit Badge Requirement 3.

  3. Geocaching Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  4. A copy of the Geocaching Merit Badge Worksheet.

  5. Writing materials.

     

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Fingerprinting Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Time/Duration: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $10 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-5 of the 2016 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Fingerprinting Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  3. A copy of the Fingerprinting Merit Badge Worksheet.

  4. Writing materials.

     

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout First Aid Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Saturday, January 13, 2018 Time/Duration: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $25 per scout

Scouts will have the opportunity to learn, practice and be tested on the Merit Badge requirements.

This workshop will cover Merit Badge requirements 2a-c and 3-7.

You will need to bring:

1.  Blue card signed by Scout Master.

2.  First Aid Merit Badge Book is recommended.

3.  A copy of the First Aid Merit Badge Worksheet.

4.  Writing materials.

5.  BSA Handbook or note from your Scout Master for verification of completion of Tenderfoot, Second Class & First Class First Aid requirements.

6.  Brown bag lunch.

Prerequisites: (Must be completed in advance)

1.  Requirement 1 in First Aid Merit Badge Book, completion of Tenderfoot, Second Class & First Class First Aid requirements. PLEASE REVIEW THIS MATERIAL; YOU WILL BE QUIZZED.

2.  Requirement 2 in First Aid Merit Badge Book. Prepare a first aid kit for your home. Bring this kit to the workshop and be able to discuss its contents with the counselor.

3.  Please come prepared by reading the First Aid Merit Badge Book prior to attending!

   Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Environmental Science Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, October 29, 2017 Time/Duration: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $20 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1, 3a3, 3c2, 3d3, 3e2, 3g1, 5 & 6 of the 2016 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

This workshop will start Merit Badge Requirement 4a but the requirement will need to be completed on own.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Completed Merit Badge Requirements 2, 3b2 & 3f1 or 2.

  3. Environmental Science Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  4. A copy of the Environmental Science Merit Badge Worksheet.

  5. Writing materials.

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Astronomy Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Time/Duration: 6:30pm - 9:30pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $15 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-3, 4b&d, 5a-c, 6a&c & 7 of the 2017 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

This workshop will start Merit Badge Requirement 8a but the requirements will need to be completed on own.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Completed Merit Badge Requirements 6b & 9.

  3. Astronomy Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  4. A copy of the Astronomy Merit Badge Worksheet.

  5. Writing materials.

     

    *To complete this Merit Badge, you must complete the following Merit Badge Requirements: #4a&c, 5d & 6d on your own.

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Soil & Water Conservation Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, January 28, 2018 Time/Duration: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $20 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-6 & 7d of the 2016 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Soil & Water Conservation Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  3. Copy of the Soil & Water Conservation Merit Badge Worksheet.

  4. Writing materials.

     

    *To complete this Merit Badge, you must complete one of the following Merit Badge Requirements: 7a, b, c, e or f on your own.

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Reptile & Amphibian Study Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, February 18, 2018 Time/Duration: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $15 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-7 & 9-10 of the 2016 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Reptile & Amphibian Study Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  3. A copy of the Reptile & Amphibian Merit Badge Worksheet.

  4. Writing materials.

     

    *To complete this Merit Badge, you must complete one of the following Merit Badge Requirements: 8a or 8b on your own.

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Sustainability Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018 Time/Duration: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $20 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 3-4 & 6 of the 2014 Printing of the Merit Badge Series.

 

This workshop will start Merit Badge Requirement 2 & 5 but the requirements will need to be completed on own.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Complete Merit Badge Requirement 1.

  3. Sustainability Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  4. A copy of the Sustainability Merit Badge Worksheet.

  5. Writing materials.

     

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register


Boy Scout Nature Merit Badge Workshop
Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017 Time/Duration: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  Boy Scouts (Gr. 6-12) Fee: $15 per scout

This workshop will cover Merit Badge Requirements 1-3 & 4b, 4c, 4g & 4h.

 

You will need to bring:

 

  1. Blue card signed by your Scout Master.

  2. Nature Merit Badge Book is recommended.

  3. A copy of the Nature Merit Badge Worksheet.

  4. Writing materials.

     

    *To complete this merit badge, you must complete one of the following Merit Badge Requirements: #4a, #4d, #4e or #4f on your own.

     

    Advance Registration is required.

Click here to register




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