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CUB & BOY SCOUT PROGRAMS
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GIRL SCOUTS PROGRAMS
at Garvies Point Museum and Preserve
CONSERVATION PROJECTS AVAILABLE
NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE
Merit badge, belt loop, activity pin & Cub "Adventure" programs
(4 separate hour-long program options)
Choose from four themes:
1. Trace across North America from pre-historic times
2. Introduction to Archaeological Methods
3. Tools & Artifacts - [ Use fire drill, drill holes in stone with pump-drill, grind corn with mortar and pestle]
4. Native American pottery-making techniques
GEOLOGY - One program includes the following:
ROCKS AND MINERALS - properties and uses
FOSSILS - identification and interpretation
MOUNTAIN BUILDING - origins, types and episodes
EROSION AND DEPOSITION - features and processes
GEOLOGIC HISTORY OF LONG ISLAND - a sequence of events
BIOTIC COMMUNITIES - woods, field, pond, beach
FOOD CHAINS - producers, consumers, decomposers
ECOLOGY - interaction, adaptation, succession
IDENTIFICATION - trees, flowers, animals
Learn how to use binoculars correctly
identify common birds & learn bird basics, such as bird sizes, shapes, habitats, field marks, flash patterns, and what tails tell
Our Nature programs can be used towards:
Tigers: "Backyard Jungle", "Tigers in the Wild"
Wolf: "Call of the Wild", "Paws on the Path"
Bear: "Fur, Feathers & Ferns"
Webelos: "Webelos Walkabout"
Webelos/Arrow of Light: "Into the Wld", "Into the Woods"
handle fossils and fossil replicas, learn what they ate, how they lived, adaptations.
Make a "fossil" craft to take home
Wolf Elective Adventure: "Digging in the Past"
Our Scout Programs can be customized
COST: $10.00 per scout per program
(Two programs in one day: $15 each)
Minimum of 6 scouts, maximum of 25 per program.
Siblings welcome (age permitting) if total number is within 25.
$4.00 PER ADULT, Leaders free
Must pay minimum of $60.00 IN ADVANCE of program
Payable to: FRIENDS of GARVIES POINT MUSEUM & PRESERVE
We now offer BSA certified Merit Badge Counselors:
Citizenship (community and Nation)
Call for appointment.