Summer Scout Program Catalog

Explore the wide variety of merit badges and adventure badges available during weeklong summer scout classes at HMNS.


Cub Scouts and Webelos

These classes will complete Adventures for current Cub Scouts and Webelos. There are two available classes for Webelos, one for Bear Cub Scouts and one for Wolf Cub Scouts. Each class will complete five Adventures.

Click here for a printable version of the Summer Scouts 2017 Catalog.

Scouts@HMNS is proud to offer two Adventures that are required by the Boy Scouts of America! These are denoted with an asterisk (*). In addition, several more Adventures are required for Webelos looking to earn a Nova Award, and these are denoted with a caret (^).

Note: Adventures completed indicated in parenthesis, * indicates BSA-required Adventure, ^ indicates a STEM/Nova badge

  • Webelos Science Explorer
    June 19 – 23, July 10 – 14, and July 31 – August 4
    (Adventures in Science, Earth Rocks, Engineer, Into the Wild, and Into the Woods)
    Learn the history of science, how to conduct experiments, and how to design and build devices such as a catapult. Experiment with the world around you, collect bugs, tour the museum’s halls, see Burke Baker Planetarium and Wortham Giant Screen Theater shows, and make a rock and fossil collection as you earn adventure badges.
  • Webelos World Pioneer
    June 19 – 23, July 10 – 14, and July 31 – August 4
    (Aware & Care, Build a Better World*, Build It, First Responder**, and Webelos Walkabout**)
    * Arrow of Light requirement; ** Required Webelo Adventures
    Become certified in First Aid; learn about challenges that other people face, how to be a good citizen, and how to prepare for a hike.
  • Bear Necessities
    June 19 – 23, July 10 – 14, and July 31 – August 4
    (Fur, Feathers, and Ferns, Forensics, Marble Madness, Roaring Laughter, and Robotics)
    Investigate the world of animals, insects, and plants. Learn about laughter, play with marbles, and discover the science of robotics and crime investigation.
  • Wolf Pack
    June 19 – 23, July 10 – 14, and July 31 – August 4
    (Adventures in Coins, Air of the Wolf, Code of the Wolf, Cubs Who Care, and Finding Your Way)
    Learn about the physical properties of the air we breathe and about coins and their markings. Discover how to read a map and its symbols, how we use math in our daily lives, and how people meet the challenge of a physical disability.

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