youth ORGANIZATION Programs
The Cosmosphere is currently open to host daytime and weekend groups of all types. Contact us to schedule a date that works in your program calendar.
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The Merit Badge weekend on December 5, 2020 has been postponed.
SCOUTS BSA MERITS OF SPACE WEEKEND
The Cosmosphere is proud to offer programs that are as unique and exceptional as the young people we serve. With our professional staff, the Cosmosphere trains, educates and entertains young leaders of all ages and interests. From from programming robots to detecting radiation in a cloud chamber, the Cosmosphere knows what will inspire, motivate and train youth for the impossible!
Badges, patches, awards, and journey requirements in space and related STEAM subjects can be earned at the Cosmosphere. Programs are available for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, American Heritage Girls, 4-H, church groups and more! All participants will receive a customized Cosmosphere patch.
Standard program pricing is available for all youth organizations. You can setup your own program or attend with another unit. Typical days and times are shown but these may be adjusted. Contact us for more information.
Standard Overnight Programs   12:30pm Saturday - 11:00am Sunday $80 Youth / $30 Leaders & Guests Late Start Programs   5:00pm Saturday - 11:00am Sunday $60 Youth / $30 Leaders & Guests Full Day Programs   9:00am Saturday - 4:30pm Saturday $60 Youth / $30 Leaders & Guests General All-Access Mission Pass   Full day pass to Museum/Shows (no badges) $20 per participant
Boy Scouts program topics include:
- Webelos I/II Overnight
- Digital Technology
- Nuclear Science
- Space Exploration
- Merits of Space Summer Camp
Girl scouts programs include:
- STEM Programs for all membership levels
- Day programs or overnights
- Space Science Adventurer
- Space Science Invetigator
- Girls' Night Out
- plus other activities
American Heritage Girls
American Heritage Girls: LOVE. CHERISH. HONOR. SERVE.
- The Cosmosphere has the 2020 requirement handbooks and we have new programs available.
- Contact us to schedule your own weekend program.
- Learn about other AHG groups at the Cosmosphere on January 23-24 or April 17-18.
Your 4H group can have a customized, fun and educational overnight experience at the Cosmosphere! Program themes include Mars Exploration, Flight, Alien Life and more! Each experience includes meals, hands-on activities and an overnight stay at the Cosmosphere. It’s great fun for the whole 4H family.
Customized programs available. Call 620.665.9360 for dates and pricing.
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HEALTH AND WELLNESS POLICY
The Cosmosphere has been working throughout the pandemic to follow best practices for the industry and to stay in contact with state and local health officials to ensure the safest environment is provided for campers, guests, staff and volunteers. We are taking extra steps to ensure the safety of your camper.