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Spring & Fall STEM Events

Click here for a full list of 2018-2019 STEM Program


Upcoming Council Events (click title for registration):


Radical Robotics:
March 9
We’re back! Bring all Scouts — boys and girls, siblings and friends — to a morning of fast-paced, engaging technology and engineering. Scouts will learn basic robotics by building and testing their own ROAM E-O Robot that they get to take home!  Recommended ages are 7-13, but all are welcome. Registration coming soon!

Scouts BSA NOVA Day:
March 16
Scouts BSA NOVA Day gives Scouts the opportunity to explore the cool exhibits at the Saint Louis Science Center, learn from the Science Center’s expert instructors, and earn a STEM Nova Award and Merit Badge. Scouts will spend the day working, creating, and problem solving as they learn about STEM topics. Nova Day activities have included feeding the Science Center chickens, building electromagnets and simple machines, talks with real scientists, and agricultural robot demonstrations (depending on which Nova is being earned). Registration coming soon!

Cub Scout STEM Days:
April 6
We have two locations to accommodate year needs! Join us on April 6th at Missouri and Illinois based locations (TBA).
At Cub Scout STEM Day, Tigers, Wolves, Bears, & Webelos get to enjoy a morning of cool experiments and hands-on projects that will get them excited about STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics. Scout will split up by rank to earn a STEM-based elective Adventure with the help of Mad Science instructors.

Archeology Camp with the Center for American Archeology:
May 3-5
Earn your Archeology Merit Badge at a real field school! Scouts will enjoy a weekend packed with fun program and educational experiences. This one-of-a-kind event includes camping, flint-knapping, spear-throwing, and conducting real, guided archeological research. Scouts will get to assist the Center for American Archeology on a site visit, conducting field work and digs that contribute to archeological research and knowledge.

2018 Fall Events (2019 will be announced soon): 

Join us for the second annual GLSAC STEMfest, hosted by Pole Position Raceway! Enjoy free STEM activities from our STEM partners, and race around the 1/4 mile track for just $10 (a $21-$25 value!). Purchase your discounted tickets at sign-in on date of event.

Cub Scout NOVA Day 
Join us for our 6th annual Cub Scout NOVA Day hosted at the Saint Louis Science Center. Scouts will get to explore the Planetarium, Omnimax, and the Science Center while earning their 1-2-3 Go! NOVA. Registration coming soon!

Cub Scout NOVA Wild! Day:
Cub Scout NOVA Day gives Wolves, Bears, & Webelos the opportunity to explore and learn from the cool exhibits at the World Bird Sanctuary, and earn the STEM Nova Wild! Award.

This event offers Boy Scouts, Explorers, Venturers, and youth ages 11-17 the opportunity to design, program, and race a robot. This event is for those youth interested in robotics and looking for an engaging and challenging opportunity to exercise their STEM legs! Participants will leave with their ‘own robot’ and the memory of a fantastic day of robot fun! Registration coming soon!