The Scout Challenge!


Where?  Challenger Space Center, In Association with the Smithsonian Institution

What?    The Scout Challenge! All Scouts are invited to come, learn and enjoy space by exploring Challenger Space Center.  Each Scout will receive a self-guided activity packet that teaches independent learning and responsibility along with history and knowledge of space. Upon completion the Scout will receive a Challenger Space Center Scout Patch!

This activity offers Scouts the opportunity to learn facts & fulfill some of the requirements for an Astronomy Pin & Belt Loop!

When?   Any Family STAR Night

«  Family STAR Nights

May 23rd, 2015

June 27th, 2015

July 25th, 2015

August 22nd, 2015

September 19th, 2015

October 17th, 2015

November 21st, 2015

December 19th, 2015

*Please call 623-322-2007 in advance to reserve your troop packets for this event. Doors open at 6:30pm.


Cost?       $15 per Scout includes the packet and patch. Standard admission and/or event fees apply to parents and siblings. Groups: Reservations required allowing us to copy and prepare materials. To expedite admission, please have leader collect funds and pay for entire group in ONE transaction. NO CHECKS PLEASE.  



Family STAR Nights programs are presented by: Certified Scout Merit Badge Councilor, Tony LaConte of Stargazing For Everyone.