Girl Scouts

Join Arizona Science Center as we combine educational activities and character building with scientific exploration fun. Girl Scouts can earn badges and patches through programs like Night at the Museum (camp–ins) and specialized workshops. 

Please visit the Girl Scout Cactus Pine website for registration.

Arizona Science Center Girl Scout programs follow the Girl Scouts’ aduld–to–girl ratios requiring the necessary amount of chaperones to register. Arizona Science Center schedules two staff associates minimum for each program.

Arizona Science Center provides participation patches for the following programs only:

Astronomy Patch Camp–in; Arizona Science Center Patch Camp-in; Biology Patch Workshop; Engineering Patch Workshop; Chemistry Patch Workshop.  

For all other Scout programs, it is the responsibility of the troop leader to purchase the badge from the Girl Scout store.  

Please e–mail us at scouts@azscience.org. for inquiries


 

CAMP-INS

Get set for an unforgettable night of excitement! 
Explore the Center’s interactive exhibits and experience thrilling hands–on science activities! Girl Scout Camp-Ins start at 6 p.m. and end at 9 a.m. the next morning.

(Adults are required to register with scouts at a 5:1 safety ratio for Girl Scout Camp-Ins.)

DAISY – CADETTE

Astronomy Patch Camp-in
Oct. 21–22, 2017
6 p.m.–9 a.m.
Cost: $47/Scout
; $27/Chaperone
Take a trip through space to discover the mysteries of the stars, planets and much more! Telescope viewing in the park (weather permitting).

Register

Arizona Science Center Patch Camp–in
March 24–25, 2018
May 11–12, 2018
6 p.m.–9 a.m.
Cost: $47/Scout
; $27/Chaperone
Blast through space, create a chemical reaction, take a trip through the body, and invent new structures during this Girl Scout Camp-in! Enjoy a night of fun as you explore the wonders of astronomy, chemistry, biology, and engineering. All girl scouts attending will receive an Arizona Science Center Patch, engage in hands-on activities, and see a Planetarium presentation. 
BROWNIES

Home Scientist Badge Camp-in
Nov. 18-19, 2017
6 p.m.–9 a.m.
Cost: $44/Scout
; $27/Chaperone
Electrify your senses and discover the science that takes place all around you! This camp–in will accomplish all of the steps needed for the Brownie Home Scientist Badge. Badge not included.

Register

JUNIORS

Detective Badge Camp–in
Nov. 18–19, 2017
April 6–7, 2018
6 p.m.–9 a.m.
Cost: $44/Scout
; $27/Chaperone
Grab a magnifying glass and examine what it takes to be a real detective! This camp-in will accomplish all of the steps needed for the Junior Detective Badge. Badge not included.

Register

CADETTES

Special Agent Badge Camp–in
April 6–7, 2018
6 p.m.–9 a.m.
Cost: $44/Scout
; $27/Chaperone
Investigate what it takes to solve real crimes!  Learn to question everything you see during this camp-in where you will accomplish all the steps needed for the Cadette Special Agent Badge.  Badge not included.

Register


WORKSHOPS  

Arizona Science Center makes earning badges, patches, merit badges, pins or belt loops exciting for Scouts and easy for leaders! Meet scouts from other troops and enjoy the Science Center's lively atmosphere as you complete two hours of hands-on science activities. If you wish to explore the Science Center following the workshop, you may purchase general admission tickets at the discounted group rate.
DAISIES

Rosie Petal Workshop 
Sept. 23, 2017
10 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Cost: $15/Daisy; $3/Chaperone
Learn about how you can make the world a better place as we explore sustainability and the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling.

Register

Mari Petal Workshop
Nov. 18, 2017
10 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Cost: $15/Daisy; $3/Chaperone
Enjoy the science of ice cream making as we compare and contrast solids and liquids and explore the textures and tastes of our inventions.

Register

Clover Petal Workshop
March 31, 2018
10:00–11:30 a.m.
Cost: $15/Daisy; $3/Chaperone
Observe similarities and differences between various insects and learn their importance for pollination of the many plants that surround us. If you wish to explore the Science Center following the workshop, you may purchase general admission tickets at the discounted group rate.

Register

Gloria Petal Workshop 
April 28, 2018
10 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Cost: $15/Daisy; $3/Chaperone
It is important to care for yourself. Let’s explore, hands-on, the science behind health, hygiene and nutrition. If you wish to explore the Science Center following the workshop, you may purchase general admission tickets at the discounted group rate.

Register


BROWNIES

Biology Patch Workshop 
Aug. 26, 2017
1
0 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Learn about the greatest machine in the world: the human body! Explore DNA, blood cells, and the digestive system.

Register

Senses Badge Workshop 
Sept. 9, 2017
1
0 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Smell, taste, hear, feel, and see the world around you as you delve deeper into a few of your five senses.

Register

Chemistry Patch Workshop
Dec. 2, 2017
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Mix it up with us and explore the world of chemistry! Discover states of matter while making chemical concoctions.

Register

Household Elf Badge Workshop
Jan. 13, 2018
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Discover the many ways you can help protect the world around you and GO GREEN! Explore ways to reduce energy and water usage while creating your own homemade products!

Register

Engineering Patch Workshop
Feb. 24, 2018
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Unlock your inner engineer while you design, build, and redesign new structures! Discover the engineering behind wind-powered cars and create your own hot chocolate machine!

Register

Inventor Badge Workshop
April 14, 2018
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
It’s time to think the unthinkable and design the incredible. Warm up your inventor’s mind and discover new ways to solve problems and practice your brainstorming skills!

Register

First Aid Badge Workshop
May 5, 2018
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Learn how you could save a life in an emergency situation, test your emergency know–how, and discover how to treat injuries when in the great outdoors!

Register


JUNIORS

Biology Patch Workshop 
Aug. 26, 2017
1:30
p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Learn about the greatest machine in the world: the human body! Explore DNA, blood cells, and the digestive system.

Register

Entertainment Technology Badge Workshop 
Sept. 9, 2017
1:30
p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Combine work and entertainment to create your own world of fun through the use of Green Screen and other technologies!  

Register

Chemistry Patch Workshop 
Nov. 4, 2017
10
a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Mix it up with us and explore the world of chemistry! Discover states of matter while making chemical concoctions.

Register

Engineering Patch Workshop 
Feb. 24, 2018
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Unlock your inner engineer while you design, build, and redesign new structures! Discover the engineering behind wind-powered cars and create your own hot chocolate machine!

Register

Gardener Badge Workshop 
March 3, 2018
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Cultivate your green thumb by experimenting with sunlight, soil, and seeds and create your very own Zen Garden.

Register

Flower Badge Workshop 
March 3, 2018
1 p.m.–3 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Flowers are used for much more than just their good looks!  Discover the parts of flowers, experiment with aromatherapy, and plant your own flower.

Register

First Aid Badge Workshop 
May 5, 2018
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Discover the important steps to take in an emergency situation, build your own lifesaving first aid kit, and learn how to care for the sick or injured!

Register


CADETTES

Eating for Beauty Badge Workshop 
Sept. 23, 2017
1
p.m.–3 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Energize your day and brighten your glow – all from the food you eat.

Register

Chemistry Patch Workshop 
Nov. 4, 2017
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Mix it up with us and explore the world of chemistry! Discover states of matter while making chemical concoctions.

Register

Biology Patch Workshop 
Dec. 2, 2017
1:30
p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Learn about the greatest machine in the world: the human body! Explore DNA, blood cells, and the digestive system.

Register

Entrepreneur Badge Workshop 
Jan. 13, 2018
1:30
p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Let your creativity run wild as you design a new technology or improve an old one.

Register

Engineering Patch Workshop 
Feb. 24, 2018
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $19/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Unlock your inner engineer while you design, build, and redesign new structures! Discover the engineering behind wind-powered cars and create your own hot chocolate machine!

Register

Trees Badge Workshop 
March 3, 2018
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Let’s get back to nature and explore trees – from the science to the history, they will no longer be a mystery.

Register


SENIORS

Sky Badge Workshop 
April 25, 2018
6
p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Join us for a star party as we explore its wonders and mysteries as well as investigate the science of the skies in our Dorrance Planetarium.

Register

Science of Style Badge Workshop 
April 14, 2018
1:30
p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cost: $16/Scout; $7/Chaperone
Discover the science of style!  Examine the science behind beauty products, perfumes, and fabrics.

Register