Evolution

Programs-On-site


Science Central and the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Click here for details.

BOY SCOUT ELECTIVE ADVENTURES

Saturday, May 21

For Bears and Webelos/AOL

 

Bear Elective Adventure: Robotics - 9 AM - Noon

  • Identify tasks performed by robots.
  • Learn about instances where robots could be used in place of humans for work.
  • Build a robot hand.
  • Build one of Science Central's LEGO robots.

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Earth Rocks! - 1 - 4 PM

  • Learn the meaning of the word “geology” and learn why it is an important part of our world.
  • Learn to identify different rocks and use a dichotomous key.
  • Make a mineral test kit and test minerals using the Mohs scale.
  • Learn about the geology of Fort Wayne and the surrounding area.
  • Learn about how we use rocks and minerals to make building materials and how to identify them.

Special Notes:

  • All scouts must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Does NOT include admission to Science Central.
  • VERY limited space.

 Presented by HorizonBank logo webuse

 

 

Scout Party

Are you looking for a fun activity for your scout troop? Book a Science Central Scout Party on the available date of your choosing!

You may choose from a variety of age-appropriate activities, and we'll throw in a liquid nitrogen ice cream demonstration for your troop to watch and enjoy. 

With cupcakes, ice cream, drinks and all-day Science Central admission during our regular business hours, you'll make great memories and give your troop the best party experience around!

Make your reservation early—space is limited and dates fill up quickly!


One hour party start times:

Saturdays: 1:00 To 2:00 PM, 4:00 To 5:00 PM


Pricing

For troops of 15 (Scouts, siblings, and adults, this is the max number possible):

 

 

Package A

Number of Guests (Scouts, siblings, and adults)

15

Non-member, Entry Member / MAP Member Price

$190

Deluxe Member Price

$165
All Day Admission Yes
Private Room (1 hour) Yes
Cupcakes, drinks, and liquid nitrogen ice cream! Yes
Glow-in-the-dark necklaces Yes

 

 Special Notes on Packages:

  • All scout parties must be paid in full at the time of booking.
  • Any changes to package selection, and/or activity must be made 14 calendar days before the event.
  • In the event that you need to cancel a registration, you must call 14 days prior to the event to receive a full refund. 


Scout Parties currently available:

Ages 5-10

  • Slime—Learn about polymers and make ooey-gooey Slime!
  • Volcanoes—Create a miniature volcano and fizz, KAPOW! Watch it erupt!
  • Rockets—3,2,1 Wow! Construct a reusable mini-rocket and blast it off before the party ends.

Ages 11-15

  • Hovercrafts—Take a ride on Science Central’s hovercraft and then make your own model hovercraft to take home.
  • Catapults—Perfect your skills and take aim as you build your own catapult.