Scouts@HMNS is proud to host our fourth annual STEM/Nova Day on Saturday, September 22rd for Cub Scouts, Webelos, Boy Scouts and their families! Scouts will have access to the Museum at a discounted rate while working towards requirements for Nova Awards. The program will begin at 9am and conclude at 1pm. Scouts will have the opportunity to work on certain STEM/Nova Awards during their visit to HMNS.
We’ll also have STEM Professional Booths available, so scouts can visit with STEM professionals from a variety of industries. Afternoon classes will be available to complete the required Adventures for both Nova Awards! Be sure to stop by the check-in table in the Museum’s Grand Hall that morning to access discounted pricing and discover what requirements you can meet!
Cub Scout Nova’s Fearful Symmetry and Uncovering the Past
Boy Scout Nova’s Let it Grow and Shoot
Adventure classes from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
- HMNS Cub Scouts – Wolf Cub – Air of the Wolf
- HMNS Cub Scouts – Wolf Cub – Collections and Hobbies
- HMNS Cub Scouts – Bear Cub – Beat of the Drum
- HMNS Cub Scouts – Bear Cub – Forensics
- HMNS Webelos – Art Explosion
- HMNS Webelos – Looking Back, Looking Forward
Boy Scout classes from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- HMNS Boy Scouts – Soil and Water Conservation
- HMNS Boy Scouts – Insect Study Merit Badge
- HMNS Boy Scouts – Weather Merit Badge
Check out our Scouts Facebook page for any updates.
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STEM Professional Booths
This year, we will be offering the opportunity for STEM organizations to host a STEM Professional Booth to talk with scouts and their families about science, technology, engineering and math! At each booth, organizations will have a STEM activity or demonstration to share with STEM/Nova participants as well as the general public visiting HMNS on STEM/Nova Day. For more information on hosting a STEM Professional Booth, read through the Frequently Asked Questions for STEM Professional Booths. To host a booth, please fill out the application and send to email@example.com.