Scouts BSA Programs

Scouts BSA is a year-round program for youth 11-17 years old that provides fun, adventure, learning, challenge and responsibility to help them become the best version of themselves. Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is proud to offer a variety of nature and science merit badge workshops taught by certified counselors that engage scouts in fun, hands-on learning, and exploration of our natural world.

Registration Information:

  • Register for merit badge workshops using the links below, by calling 440-871-2900 or emailing scouts@lensc.org. Full payment is due at the time of registration.
  • Preregistration is required for all merit badge workshops and is accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Program registration closes 48 hours before the scheduled workshop.
  • Notification is required at least one week prior to the scheduled workshop to be eligible for a refund. A service fee of 5% will be assessed.

Health Release Forms: A completed health release form must be presented upon arrival to the Center for merit badge workshops. If a health release form is not presented, an adult must stay with the Scout for the entire duration of the program.

Sign-off Appointments: Call 440-871-2900 or email scouts@lensc.org to schedule an appointment to sign off any of the Center’s offered merit badges.


Upcoming Programs

november 2019

tue26nov6:00 pm9:00 pmAstronomy Merit Badge Workshop6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:11-18Season:FallSubject:Boy Scouts,Scout Programs

january 2020

sun12jan1:00 pm5:00 pmSoil and Water Conservation Merit Badge Workshop1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:11-18Season:WinterSubject:Boy Scouts,Scout Programs

february 2020

sat08feb1:00 pm4:00 pmReptile and Amphibian Study Merit Badge Workshop1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:11-18Season:WinterSubject:Boy Scouts,Scout Programs

march 2020

sat07mar1:00 pm5:00 pmEnvironmental Science Merit Badge Workshop1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:11-18Season:FallSubject:Boy Scouts,Scout Programs

may 2020

sat16may1:00 pm5:00 pmFishing Merit Badge Workshop1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:11-18Season:SpringSubject:Boy Scouts,Scout Programs

wed20may7:00 pm9:00 pmFingerprinting Merit Badge Workshop7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Lake Erie Nature & Science CenterAge:11-18Season:SpringSubject:Boy Scouts,Scout Programs

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