Scouts

Cub Scout Workshops 2022

JANUARY 29 ($15 Per Scout)

FEBRUARY 5 ($15 Per Scout)

MARCH 12 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Scout Geocaching Day

SEPTEMBER 24 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Webelos Outdoor Adventurer; Games Tigers Play
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Wolf Paws on the Path; Bear Fur, Feathers, and Ferns
  • 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.: Zip line $10 per participant per ride

NOVEMBER 12 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Webelos Into the Wild; Wolf Call of the Wild
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Bear Necessities; Tigers in the Wild

Girl Scout Workshops 2021

FEBRUARY 5 ($15 Per Scout)

MARCH 12 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Scout Geocaching Day

APRIL 30 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Cadette Eco Trekker; Junior Animal Habitats
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Daisy Trail Adventure; Brownie Bugs; Junior Gardener

OCTOBER 1 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Cadette Archery; Junior Camper
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Brownie Outdoor Adventurer; Daisy Eco Learner
  • 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.: Zip line $10 per participant per ride

NOVEMBER 5 ($15 Per Scout)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Cadette Trees; Brownie Hiker
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Junior Eco Camper; Cadette Field Day

Badge Workshops

  • Scout Badge Day Workshop: Earn badges during the 2-hour workshops! These feature indoor/outdoor activities. After your scheduled workshop, Scouts can go on a self-guided tour of Wild Wonders. Contact us to see the different badge options. Cost to participate is $15 per Scout. 

  • Scout Day Group Basic Package: Enhance the Scout Badge experience with our hands-on, engaging Nature & Wildlife Education programs! These feature a 2-hour badge workshop plus 1-3 hours of additional programming such as a wildlife presentation, team building, canoeing, or more. Cost to participate is $20 per Scout.

    • Upgrade to an Adventure Package that includes our Outdoor Adventure program options such as zip lining and rock climbing for an additional $5 per Scout (for a total of $25 per Scout).

Day options are possible. Sample Schedule:

  • 10:00 a.m.  Scouts Arrive
  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Badge Workshop of Their Choice
  • 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Sack Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Activity #1
  • 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Activity #2

Custom Overnight Badge Programs

You and your Scouts can experience nature after dark! We look forward to working with you to create your very own overnight badge program. Activities can include archery, canoeing, live animal presentations, Heifer Global Village tours and much more! Contact us to create your custom experience.

  • Two Day, One Night without Meals: $65 Per Scout – Earn 1 Scout badge, enjoy 1 hour of zip lining and 2 hours of Nature Center programs! Meals not included.

  • Three Day, Two Nights without Meals: $95 Per Scout – Earn 2 Scout badges, enjoy 1 hour of zip lining and 4 hours of Nature Center programs! Meals not included.

Private Packages

We are happy to create a program specifically for your group. Please call (517) 375-9713 for more information on a customized package to meet your needs.

Service Projects

We are always seeking eager Scouts to volunteer for various Howell Nature Center service projects throughout our property. Please contact our coordinator about needs or ideas you have!

Ready to Book Your Adventure?

  • To register for a workshop or event, click on the corresponding links or call the Welcome Center at (517) 546-0249.

  • To book a custom workshop, email reservations@howellnaturecenter.org