Boy Scouts

 Scout programs include:

  • Engaging, certified scout educators with expertise in a variety of STEAM fields
  • Supplies/program materials
  • Requirements to either fulfill or help complete your badge/patch/belt-loop/pin
  • Admission to MOSI after the program ends
  • Parking

Registrants will receive 1 free chaperone for every 10 paid participants (all ten must be paid for in one payment)

Ready to register? Call (813) 987-­6000 and have your payment and participant information ready! Questions? Email us at scoutreach@mosi.org or click here.

Programs and dates subject to change. Don’t see it on the list? Private Scout Workshops and Camp­-Ins can also be arranged.

 

 

Nuclear Science

Saturday, March 11, from 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Program Fee: $24 per scout, $12 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
Explore how nuclear reactors work, how we can use energy created through nuclear science, build tools that
measure and track radiation, and more!
Prerequisites: 1, 2a, 8
Last Day to Register: Thursday, March 2

Robotics

Saturday, April 1, from 10:00am – 1:00pm
Program Fee: $18 per scout, $9 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts Build
and program robotic creations and compete in high tech tournaments.
Prerequisites: 1, 7 
Last Day to Register: Thursday, March 23

Sustainability

Sunday, April 9, from and 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Program Fee: $24 per scout, $12 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
Learn how to contribute to a sustainable environment through conservation and waste reduction.
Prerequisites: 1, 2 (Water, Food, Energy B or C, Stuff), 5, 6 
Last Day to Register: Thursday, March 30

Plant Science

Sunday, April 23, from 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Program Fee: $18 per scout, $9 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
Become a botanist for the day as you explore horticulture, agriculture, and the MOSI Back Woods Preserve!
Prerequisites: 6, 7, 8 
Last Day to Register: Thursday, April 13

Inventing

Sunday, May 7, from 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Program Fee: $18 per scout, $9 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
From idea to patent, discover how inventions affect our daily lives while creating a working prototype of your
own invention.
Prerequisites: 1, 3c, 8, 9
Last Day to Register: Thursday, April 27

Oceanography

Saturday, May 13, from 10:00am – 3:00pm
Program Fee: $30 per scout, $20 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
Dive into Oceanography with MOSI staff through hands­on experiments and demonstrations. This program
meets off­site.  Transportation is not included and carpooling is strongly encouraged.
Prerequisites: 2, 5, 8 
Last Day to Register: Thursday, May 4

Environmental Science

Saturday, June 17, from 10:00am – 1:00pm
Program Fee: $18 per scout, $9 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
Learn how you can protect the environment as you learn about ecosystems, different types of pollution, and
conservation efforts.
Prerequisites: 1, 2, 3e, 6 
Last Day to Register: Thursday, June 8

CAMP-­IN PROGRAMS

Emergency Preparedness Camp-­In

May 2017 TBD
Program Fee: $42 per scout, $24 per adult, 1 adult free per 10 scouts
A hurricane is headed towards the Tampa Bay area and you are setting up a shelter at MOSI! Learn how to
prepare for and survive a natural disaster, as you spend the night at a mock hurricane shelter and
emergency center. The camp­in includes the Emergency Preparedness merit badge workshop, light snack,
sleeping at MOSI, breakfast, an IMAX film, parking, a MOSI 2017 Fun Patch for scouts, and general
admission to MOSI and the Hurricane Expo on Saturday!
Prerequisites: 1, 2c, 6bc, 8, 9 
June 3rd  -4th from 7pm to 11am

MOSI Scout PatchMerit Badge Workshops

All merit badge workshops are lead by experienced, knowledgeable, and engaging merit badge counselors. Program fee includes all supplies needed for hands-on activities, parking, and admission to MOSI after the program.
Please bring your own Merit Badge Worksheet and Blue Card. See Instructions for Getting Blue Card signed below.

Ready to register?  Call (813) 987­6000 and have your payment and participant information handy! Questions? Email us at scoutreach@mosi.org.