Remington Nature Center
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Remington Nature Center

Remington Nature Center offers unique Nature and STEM one hour workshops for any size troop! Once your program is over (choose from below) Girl Scouts are encouraged to view our 7,000-gallon freshwater aquarium, explore the history of the St. Joseph area, and stand trunk to nose with a woolly mammoth replica. Enjoy seeing the seasonal honey bees thrive in an observation beehive, learn about finches in their aviary home and see how water goes from a source to our tap in the exhibit "Water's Journey."

Address: 1502 McArthur Drive, St. Joseph, MO, 64505

How to register: Please review GSKSMO's registration requirements before registering. Contact Sarah Elder at 816-676-3204 or through email at selder@stjoemo.org.

 

YOU SCHEDULE IT! OPPORTUNITIES:

Nature and STEM Programming

 Junior  Cadette

Remington Nature Center offers unique Nature and STEM one hour workshops for any size troop! Once your program is over (choose from below) Girl Scouts are encouraged to view our 7,000-gallon freshwater aquarium, explore the history of the St. Joseph area, and stand trunk to nose with a woolly mammoth replica. Enjoy seeing the honey bees thrive in an observation beehive, learn about finches in our aviary home and see how water goes from a source to our tap in our exhibit "Water's Journey."

Let’s Talk Tornadoes: Girl Scouts will learn safety tips for tornado season and test their knowledge as we play a quiz game on severe weather safety. We will also make a tornado each child can take home. (no more than 40 participants)

Creepy Crawly Creatures: This program shows kids up-close and hands-on examples of insects, snakes, bugs and other creatures. Each child will make a “Silly Snake” to take home.

It’s for the Birds: We’re going in-depth about birds as we examine everything about them, including showing examples of feathers, eggs and nests. We’ll be playing a game to test your bird knowledge, and making a treat for outdoor birds

Cost Per Girl: $2 (In addition the program is one fee of $60)
Cost Per Adult: $4

Badge Connections: Brownie Badge: Bugs, Junior Badge: Animal Habitats

Outcomes: Develops a strong sense of self.  Learns to identify and solve problems in her community. Displays positive values.
Learn more about the 5 Girl Scout Outcomes.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Craft Workshops (one Saturday each month on specific dates)

 Daisy   Brownie  Junior  Cadette  Senior  Ambassador

Remington Nature Center offers lots of fun craft workshops! Girl Scouts Can do a variety of activities such as build a bird feeder, make cave drawings or create fun splatter blobs! Multiple dates and workshops are available; view this flyer for more information.

Cost Per Girl: $2

Cost Per Adult: $4