Boy and Girl Scouts: Join us for hands-on badge days and new experiences!
2017–2018 Scout Days
Registration opens in August - Mark your calendars!
- 2017–2018 Scout/Saturday Programs
- October 21, 2017: Girl Scout Daisies and Brownies — Citizen Scientist Badge
- November 18, 2017: Boy Scout Merit Badge Day — Environmental Science and Electronics
- January 6, 2018: Girl Scout Junior Journey in a Day: Engineering!
- January 13, 2018: Boy Scout Merit Badge Day — Nuclear Science
- February 24, 2018: Middle School Girls (grades 6–8) Fall in Love with Science
- March 3, 2018: BRAIN DAY! Hands-on fun for all ages
- April 21, 2018: Girl Scouts Earth Day — all ages celebrate Outdoor STEM
- Summer Camp Programs
ExploreHope is partnering with local councils to host several summer opportunities.
June 26–30: Experimental Design – Exploration Merit Badge
Just for rising 10th–12th graders, this camp will introduce high-level students to the research process, allow participants to create their own research protocols and carry out those projects. Program will meet the requirements for the new Exploration Merit Badge.
Cub Scout Day Camp
Hope College plays host to the President Ford Council cub scout day camp on June 23–24.
Have a Badge You'd like to see presented?
Our goal is to provide access for badges and equipment that aren't easy for troops to access on their town. Just let us know!
A. Paul Schaap Science CenterHolland, MI 49423