Scouts

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

Price includes admission to Wild Wonders Wildlife Park and Alexandria’s Naturescape.
Please Note: Registration closes at 12pm the Thursday before the workshop.

All Scouts: Scout Adventure Days 2023


FEBRUARY 4

  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Scout Snowshoe Day

Cub Scout Workshops 2023


SEPTEMBER 23

  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Webelos Castaway; Wolf Paws on the Path
  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Webelos Into the Woods; Bear Fur, Feathers, and Ferns; My Tiger Jungle

NOVEMBER 4 

  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Webelos Into the Wild; Wolf Call of the Wild; Games Tigers Play
  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Bear Necessities; Tigers in the Wild; Webelos AOL Outdoor Adventurer

Girl Scout Workshops 2023


April 15

  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Daisy Eco Learner; Brownie Shapes in Nature; Junior Animal Habitats
  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Daisy Trail Adventure; Brownie Bugs; Junior Camper
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm: Ziplining ($10/Scout/1 ride or $15/Scout/2 rides)

September 23 

  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Brownie Bugs; Junior Gardener
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Brownie Outdoor Adventurer; Daisy Trail Adventure

October 14 

  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Daisy Shapes in Nature; Junior Animal Habitats; Brownie Hiker
  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Junior Eco Camper; Brownie Eco Friend; Brownie Outdoor Adventurer

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 archery, 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 ziplining* 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 ziplining* and 4 hours of Nature Center programs! Meals not included.

*Participants will enjoy 1 turn on adventure activities, including ziplining and rock climbing. Adventure activities have a weight range of 50 – 250 lbs.

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