Get your badges here! The IMAG is now offering workshops on the weekends for you and your troop! Please click on your title of the workshop in the table below to register. Descriptions, pricing, and pre-requisites are below. Can’t make the workshop date? Request one with the link below! Scout Camp-Ins are also now available! Scroll below for dates.

For questions about scout programs, please email Sara Turner, Education Director at sara@theimag.org

Girl Scout Workshops

All Girl Scout workshops are taught by qualified teachers and complete all requirements, unless otherwise stated. The program fee includes the workshop materials and admission to The IMAG for the participant prior to or after the workshop. Workshop fees to not include badges. Each scout or group of scouts is required to have an adult present during the workshop. Each scout or group of scouts is required to have 1 chaperone present per 10 registrants during the workshop. Admission is $5 per chaperone.

Junior, Cadet & Senior Workshops

Workshop Length: 3 hours

Public Workshop Cost: $18 per scout, with a minimum of 10 scouts required and a maximum of 25 scouts allowed

Private Workshop Cost: $18 per scout, with a minimum of 10 scouts required and a maximum of 25 scouts allowed

Daisy & Brownie Workshops

Workshop Length: 2 hours

Public Workshop Cost: $12 per scout, with a minimum of 10 scouts required and a maximum of 25 scouts allowed

Private Workshop Cost: $12 per scout, with a minimum of 10 scouts required and a maximum of 25 scouts allowed

Saturday, September 7, 2019

10:00am Girl Scout University

Spend the day at The IMAG and complete some of the requirements for different badges by completing a scavenger hunt in our exhibits and special hands-on activities set up just for scouts, as well as enjoying a private science show and animal encounter that also fulfill several requirements. Scouts will also have the chance to win FREE registration for a Fall Workshop and Scout Leaders/Parents can learn more about public and private Scout Programs.

Event Length/Cost: 10am-3pm/ $12 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, August 31, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 2019

10:00am Girl Scout Daisy: Mechanical Engineers: Board Game Design Workshop

Test out our Wheel of Science and then design and build your very own board game with a working spinner.

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

1:00pm Girl Scout Junior: Mechanical Engineers: Paddle Boat Design Workshop

Design, build and race paddle boats in this engineering workshop.

Workshop Length/Cost: 3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, September 7, 2019

Sunday, September 15, 2019

12:00pm Girl Scout Brownie: Mechanical Engineers: Fling Flyer Workshop

 Learn about the principles of flight and engineering principles as you design a variety of paper airplane launchers.

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

2:30pm Girl Scout Cadets: Special Agent Workshop

Explore forensic science and criminal psychology as you learn how to identify and lift fingerprints, create a composite sketch of a suspect, compare eye witness reports, and more.

Workshop Length/Cost: 3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, September 7, 2019

Saturday, September 28, 2019

10:00am Girl Scout Daisy: Space Science Explorer Workshop

Learn about the sun, moon and stars in this hands-on workshop as you create glowing LED constellations, a phases of the moon model, and sun powered art.

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

1:00pm Girl Scout Brownie: Space Science Adventurer Workshop

Learn about our solar system as you make a pocket solar system, play a moon phases game, and more!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Sunday, September 29, 2019

1:00pm Girl Scout Junior: Space Science Investigator Workshop

Learn about our galaxy as you make a model of our solar system, build constellation projectors, explore the craters of the moon, and more!

Workshop Length/Cost: 3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019

10:00am Girl Scout Daisy: Mechanical Engineer: Roller Coaster Workshop

Explore potential and kinetic energy as you design, build and use a variety of roller coasters.

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

1:00pm Girl Scout Junior: Playing the Past

Travel back to 1850 and the founding of Ft. Myers. Imagine life during that time as you write journal entries, make some costume accessories, visit the fort in our Virtual Reality exhibit, talk to one of our Historians, and more!

Workshop Length/Cost:3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Sunday, October 13, 2019

12:00pm Girl Scout Brownie: Animal Habitat Workshop

Learn about some of our Animal Ambassadors through a special Meet the Keeper session, help clean up Percy the Tortoise’s enclosure, make nesting materials for feathered friends, and more!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Sunday, October 20, 2019

12:00pm Girl Scout Brownie: Mechanical Engineering: Leap Bot Workshop

Learn about different forms of energy as you build a leap bot using the power of springs.

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 13, 2019

Sunday, October 27, 2019

12:00pm Girl Scout Daisy: Mechanical Engineer: Model Car Workshop

Explore engineering and friction as you design and build a model car, test it on surfaces with different types of surfaces, and finish with a race!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

2:30pm Girl Scout Junior: Mechanical Engineer: Balloon Car Design Workshop

Learn about Newton’s Laws of Motion as you design, build and race a balloon car.

Workshop Length/Cost:3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Saturday, November 2, 2019

10:00am Girl Scout Brownie: Inventor Workshop

Learn about some famous local inventors, come up with a design of your own, and build a prototype!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

1:00pm Girl Scout Junior: Detective

A crime has been committed and the Girl Scouts are on the case! Crack a code, learn how to lift and identify a fingerprint, extract DNA and more!

Workshop Length/Cost: 3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Sunday, November 3, 2019

12:00pm Girl Scout Daisy: Eco-Learners

Get up close and personal with some of The IMAG’s Animal Ambassadors, take a nature walk outside, and play some wildlife games while becoming an eco-learner!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, November 2, 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019

10:00am Girl Scout Daisy: Robotics 1 Workshop

Play with The IMAG’s robots, design a robot flipbook, and create your own robot prototype design in this introductory workshop!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

1:00pm Girl Scout Brownie: Outdoor Art Creator

Combine nature and art in this hands-on workshop! Make a card with a nature rubbing, create a colorful wind chime, zoom in on nature and create a mini garden to take home!

Workshop Length/Cost: 2 hrs/ $12 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, November 9, 2019

Sunday, November 17, 2019

12:00pm Girl Scout Junior: Entertainment Technology

Make a quick stop-action animation film, use Bloxels to design a video game, explore the science behind amusement park rides while building a catapult, create movie special effects using our green screen and create a fun, new ringtone for a phone!

Workshop Length/Cost: 3 hrs/ $18 per scout

Registration Deadline: Saturday, November 9, 2019

Fall Camp In

5:30pm Friday, October 25, 2019 – 10:00am Saturday, October 26, 2019

Brownies & Juniors: Robotics 1-3

Program, design and showcase your robots in this overnight workshop! Use Lego Mindstorms to program and build a robot that can race or follow a maze. Design and build a tiny vibrobot or brushbot to take home! Use our Spheros and Ollies to complete maze challenges in the museum.

Registration Deadline: Friday, October 18, 2019

Cost per Individual Scout: $39           Cost per Individual Parent/Chaperone: $29

Troops Registering together will receive 1 adult chaperone free per 10 paid scouts.

For details on what is included in the camp in, visit our camp in page at https://theimag.org/education/private-camp-in/.

Request a Workshop

Girl Scout Workshops

Available Topics:

Juniors: Cybersecurity 1, 2, & 3, Detective, Drawing, Entertainment Technology, Jewelry, Mechanical Engineering: Balloon Car, Mechanical Engineering: Crane, Mechanical Engineering: Paddle Boats, Outdoor Art Explorer, Playing in the Past, Product Designer, Robotics 1, 2, & 3, Space Science Investigator

Cadet: Comic Artist, Digital Movie Maker, Robotics 1, 2, & 3, Special Agent

Senior: Collage Artist, Game Visionary, Outdoor Art Expert, Robotics 1,2, & 3, Science of Style, Sky, Textile Artist, Room Makeover

 

Daisy & Brownie Workshops

Available Topics:

Daisies: Cybersecurity 1, 2, & 3, Eco-learners, Mechanical Engineering: Board Games, Mechanical Engineering: Model Car, Mechanical Engineering: Roller Coaster, Outdoor Art Maker, Robotics 1, 2, & 3, Space Science Explorer

Brownies: Bugs, Computer Expert, Cybersecurity 1, 2, & 3, Home Scientist Investigator, Household Elf, Inventor, Robotics 1, 2, & 3, Senses, Animal Habitats, Space Science, Mechanical Engineering: Fling Flyer, Mechanical Engineering: Leap Bot, Mechanical Engineering: Race Car, Outdoor Art, Painting

Request a private scout camp-in by clicking the button below.

To request your scout workshop, please fill out the form below!

For additional workshop questions, please email reservations@theimag.org.

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