Scouts

Join us for a 2-hour outdoor workshop! All workshops are $15 per Scout, open to the public, and require pre-registration.

Cub Scout Workshops 2022

SEPTEMBER 24

  • 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. – 3:00 p.m.: Ziplining $10 per Scout, per ride; $15 per adult, per ride

NOVEMBER 12 

  • 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 2022

OCTOBER 1 

  • 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. – 3:00 p.m.: Ziplining $10 per Scout, per ride; $15 per adult, per ride

NOVEMBER 5 

  • 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

Ready to Book Your Adventure?

  • To register for a workshop or event, click here and scroll through the calendar to find the correct date/ workshop, or call the Welcome Center at (517) 546-0249.

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

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

Private Workshops

Design your own adventure! Earn badges and experience the multitude of other programs available at the Howell Nature Center. All custom packages require a minimum of 10 scouts. Catering options available!

  • Badge Workshop: $15 Per Scout – Earn 1 Scout badge during a private 2-hour workshop! These feature indoor and outdoor activities. After your scheduled workshop, Scouts can go on a self-guided tour of Wild Wonders.
  • Basic Day Package: $20 Per Scout – Enhance the Scout workshop experience with our hands-on, engaging Nature & Wildlife Education programs! These feature a 2-hour badge workshop plus two hours of additional programming such as a wildlife presentation, team building, canoeing, or more.
  • Adventure Day Package: $25 Per Scout – This package includes a 2-hour workshop plus two hours of adventure education such as ziplining or rock climbing.
  • 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.

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!

CUB SCOUT WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS
GIRL SCOUT WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS