We customize our scout programs to fit your merit badge requirements! Please call (410) 987-1300 or email us for more information on customizable merit badge experiences and available program dates at firstname.lastname@example.org
Boy Scout & Girl Scout 1 Hour Program
Calling all troop leaders! Trek on out to EcoAdventures for your next scout meeting- or we can bring the fun to you! Scout enrichment programs include an interactive presentation with live animals and bio facts. Or, trek outdoors into our own backyard for a scout scavenger hunt and explore the Severn Run Wildlife Area- 1,700 acres of pristine wilderness ready to be admired and appreciated by our young conservationists. We also offer programs at Kinder Farm Park with our turtle research project when available. Popular themes include: Jungle Safari, Creepy Crawlies, Animal Rescue, Animal Training and Enrichment, Wildlife, Research, and Zoo Careers, Backyards in the Bay, Earth Day, Turtle-tacular!, Fossil dig, Reptiles and Amphibians, Research hands-on lab: What do gators eat in the wild?
In-house programs at our facility are available:
Saturdays 9-10am or evenings depending on Birthday party schedule
Evenings after 6pm M-F
$150 flat fee for 10 scouts or less, $12 per additional scout
Outreach- At your school or place of choice
$175 for up to 15 scouts, additional scouts are $12
$220 for up to 40 scouts
40+ see blue and gold rates
$50 deposit is required to reserve a program
*$20 Traveling fee to your school/location if more than 30 minutes from of our location
Sample Programs for every level!
Daisy- Conservation Connection *Earn the Use Resources wisely Petal
Brownie– The Amazing World of Bugs! *Earn the Bugs Badge
Junior– Rumble in the Jungle *Earn the Animal Habitats Badge
Cadette– Global Explorers *Earn the Animal Helpers Badge
Senior– Animal Rescue! *Earn the Voices for Animals Badge
Animal Ambassadors– Keep Moving Forward! *Gold Award Ideas!
This week is all about what do you do if you see an animal in distress? Learn all about why animals may need rescuing- or not! Meet and interact with some of our rescued animals and learn their amazing stories! From Wally, our gator that was released in icy waters of Chicago river to terrapin babies being stuffed into boots as part of a smuggling operation to Asia…Meet Honey our 13 foot python, a one eyed snapping turtle and more! Learn how to catch some uncooperative gators AND participate in a “Mock Rescue” of a dolphin.
Grab your binoculars and safari hat and get ready to go on a jungle safari! Discover animals, plants, and materials that come from the rainforest. Then use all your senses to experience the extraordinary! Smell the spices of the rainforest, touch snakes, roaches, tarantulas, crocs, and even a oppossum. Then learn why this habitat is one of the most important and endangered on earth! It’s a jungle here at EcoAdventures , so grab a vine and swing on over to our super safari!
Call us for more information about other themes and programs. We customize to meet your needs.
Scout Rainforest Sleepover
Imagine sleeping under the majestic canopy of the rainforest and waking to the sounds of howler monkeys or tree frogs. An EcoAdventures sleepover in our simulated rainforest is an experience your troop will never forget! First comes an evening of exciting activities that include a scavenger hunt with animal interactions, a possible night hike with flashlights or “eye shining” in the rainforest, games, arts & crafts, and, of course, popcorn and a movie! Then, sleep the night away in the safety and comfort of our indoor facility. In the morning, enjoy a continental breakfasts and then take take a green screen photo with an animal as a souvenir of this unforgettable experience. Our educators can even customize activities to help meet merit badge requirements! Email for more information on customizable merit badge experiences and available sleepover dates at email@example.com
$50 per scout, Leader is free, Extra chaperones are $10. Min of 12 scouts/children for it to run.
$100 deposit is required to book a sleepover
1 chaperone required for every 5 scouts
Blue and Gold Banquets