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Exhibits and Education

Badge Workshops

Museum education staff work directly with Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska to plan and implement badge workshops, and are a community collaborator. Upcoming workshops are on the calendar below with links to register on their website. If you'd like to create your own workshop for your group, contact lbartlett@lincolnchildrensmuseum.org. All scouting groups are welcome!

Overnights

We love hosting scouts for overnights in the Museum! Staff can create a night you won't forget around unique hands on programs. $40 minimum per scout, $5 per adult, minimum 25 scouts and 5 adults (required ratio of 1 adult for every 5 scouts). Evening snack and movie and a light breakfast in the morning included. Activities and programming available, sometimes for an added fee.

Planned Girl Scout overnights are linked below. Registration is managed through Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska.

To request your own overnight experience, contact lbartlett@lincolnchildrensmuseum.org.


Girl Scout Workshop Calendar

Junior: Product Designers

Saturday, May 2, 2020
10:00 am12:00 pm

Our lives revolve around products that solve problems or make life easier. Be an innovator with Lincoln Children’s Museum and design your own product while earning the Product Designer badge. Includes museum admission for the day for each girl and one adult. Supervision is provided during the program, but girls wishing to stay to explore the museum after the program must be accompanied by an adult.

Register by: Friday, April 24, 2020
Girl Cost: $27, includes activities, supplies, and badge

Brownie: Home Scientist

Saturday, May 2, 2020
2:00 pm4:00 pm

Explore science, get messy, and make tasty treats! We will make ice cream, shoot off a soda geyser, create a mini lava lamp, and blow gigantic bubbles. Complete steps 1, 4, and 5 of the Home Scientist badge. Includes admission for each girl, and one adult, to spend the morning at the museum prior to the workshop.

Register by: Friday, April 17, 2020
Girl Cost: $27, includes activities, supplies, snack, and badge

Junior: Detective Academy

Saturday, August 15, 2020
10:00 am12:00 pm

Hone your observation skills and help the Lincoln Children’s Museum staff solve a mystery while completing the Detective badge! Create secret codes and decoding devices, dust for fingerprints, learn about DNA, and even play a life-size game of CLUE! Includes museum admission for the day for each girl and one adult. Supervision is provided during the program, but girls wishing to stay to explore the museum after the program must be accompanied by an adult.

Register by: Friday, August 7, 2020
Girl Cost: $27, includes activities, supplies, and badge

Brownie: Girl Genius

Saturday, August 15, 2020
2:00 pm4:00 pm

Explore the awesome creations of famous women inventors, craft an invention notebook, and make your own invention with recyclables and art materials. Complete steps 1, 2, 4, and 5 of the Inventor badge. Includes museum admission for the day for each girl and one adult. Supervision is provided during the program, but girls wishing to stay to explore the museum prior to the program must be accompanied by an adult.

Register by: Friday, August 7, 2020
Girl Cost: $27, includes activities, supplies, and badge

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