Space Center Houston’s Scout Camp-Ins give your Girl Scout an out-of-this-world opportunity to explore space science. Girls will conduct hands-on activities to help them earn their space and science-related badges. All camp-ins include dinner, an evening of activities, snack, a campsite inside the center, breakfast, a large-screen film in the Northrop Grumman theater, a private tram tour and 2nd day admission to Space Center Houston’s one-of-a-kind exhibits. Don’t let your girls miss this awesome opportunity! This community partner program is for Girl Scout Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes and Seniors.
Place: Space Center Houston (Official Visitor Center for Johnson Space Center), 1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, 77058
Time: All dates begin 5 p.m., Friday/Saturday and end 8:45 a.m., Saturday/Sunday
$55/girl, $25/adult (within a 1:4 ratio)
Girl Scout Brownies— Wonders of Water (It’s Your Planet—Love It!)
Splash into the world of water at Space Center Houston! Discover what is at the end of the rainbow with rainbow science and create your own rainbow crystal planter. Suit up an astronaut and protect her from micrometeorites and explore how fluids work. Investigate the water cycle in one of our out-of-this world demonstrations where we will turn nitrogen gas into a solid!
Girl Scout Juniors— Get Moving! (It’s Your Planet—Love it!)
Ready...Set...GO! Jump into action with the science behind energy! Discover the fun behind saving energy and recycling by making your own homemade decorative paper. Enjoy the fun energy in our heart-stopping energy show.
Bounce the night away exploring potential and kinetic energy on our Great Wall of Physics!
Girl Scout Cadettes— Breathe (It’s Your Planet—Love it!)
Stop and take a deep breath of science in action! Explore the power of air in our newly developed wind tunnels and test different objects for aerodynamics. Feel the pressure with the exciting air pressure demonstration and discover why our atmosphere is so important.
Girl Scout Seniors— Sow What (It’s Your Planet—Love it!)
Cook up some science fun and investigate the importance of food! Discover the energy in food and see how it affects our bodies. Taste the food of the astronauts while exploring why certain foods are chosen for space flight. Can cereal be magnetic? Uncover some of the nutritious mysteries hidden in some of the foods you eat!
Questions and Registration Information: Call 281-283-4755, visit spacecenter.org/ for date availability or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
Outcomes: Girls seek challenges in the world. Girls develop critical thinking.