Tiger Cubs, Wolf, Bear, Webelos, Scout, Tenderfoot, Second Class, First Class, Star, Life, Eagle,
Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors

All participants receive discounted group admission rate of $9 to the Center.
Programs and times are subject to change. Please call (318) 424-3466 for confirmation.
All applicable sales tax will be charged in addition to the listed fees.



 
 

Upcoming Scout Events

Scout Star Party
Friday, April 29
8–11 p.m.

$10 Members; $12 Future Members; $7 under age 12;
additional $5 per person
for Scout programs

The “star” of April’s Star Party is actually a planet! Join us as we look at Jupiter. Attendees will see where Jupiter is positioned in the night sky, and learn about its Galilean moons and how it earned its name. Weather-permitting, look for the constellations Leo, Virgo, Cancer and others through telescopes on the Windham Family Rooftop Terrace. Complementary activities are scheduled in the Sawyer Space Dome Planetarium and on the rooftop throughout the evening.

Reservations are not required.

Annual Boy Scout Camp-In
Friday, May 13–Saturday, May 14
7 p.m.–7 a.m.

$45 per camper; $15 per chaperone (18 years of age or older)

Open to Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts! Scouts do not have to come as a troop. This camp-in allows smaller troops to attend a camp-in without worrying about the 50 camper requirement.

For information on the theme, contact Natalie Hunsicker.
Pre-registration is required. Reserve your spot by calling 318-424-8660 today!

 

Annual Girl Scout Camp-In
Friday, May 20–Saturday, May 21
7 p.m.–7 a.m.

$45 per camper; $15 per chaperone (18 years of age or older)

Open to Girl Scouts! Scouts do not have to come as a troop. This camp-in allows smaller troops to attend a camp-in without worrying about the 50 camper requirement.

For information on the theme, contact Natalie Hunsicker.

Pre-registration is required. Reserve your spot by calling 318-424-8660 today!


Sci-Port’s Scout Programs

Private Scout Overnight Camp-Ins (minimum of 50 campers)
Scout groups of 50–175 will experience an overnight camp unlike any other, as the fun lasts all night long! 

Choose your theme: Astronomy, Robotics, Geology or call us to customize your theme!
Activities associated with each theme can be modified to meet your badge requirements.

 All Camp-Ins Include:

  • IMAX® Dome Film
  • Space Dome Planetarium Show
  • Free exploration in Sci-Port's 92,000 square feet until midnight
  • Staff-led activities during the night, personalized to meet your specific badge requirements
  • Movies after “lights out” for those who want to stay awake all night
  • Snack and breakfast

How to Register:

  • Choose your theme.
  • Call (318) 424-8660 to set up your Camp-In date.
  • Inquire about your optional evening meal.
  • Submit your deposit.
  • Get ready for a full night of fun!

Scout Fees:  $45 per camper
Chaperones:  Four chaperones for every 25 scouts included free of charge; additional chaperones are $15 per person. (A chaperone is 18 years of age or older.)

Payment Procedure:  Deposit of 50 percent or $200 due upon making your reservation. Balance due two weeks prior to Camp-In date. Optional dinners available prior to the Camp-In for $5.50 per person. Call (318) 424-8660 for menu. Must order and pay for dinners at least two weeks in advance.

Reserve your troop’s spot by calling (318) 424-8660 today!

Weekend Badge Blasts
$185 for 90 minute party

Includes all-day Center admission, one dozen cupcakes, 60 minutes of programming to work toward badge requirements and our famous Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream*

Explore Sci-Port with your troop/pack, while earning requirements towards your badges! (Note: Sci-Port does not provide specific badges.)

For questions or more information, please contact our Revenue Programs Manager at (318) 424-8699 or camps@sciport.org.

Choose from the science topics below, or we will create a program around the topic of your choice. 

Badge Blasts Science Topics:

  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Robotics
  • Electricity
  • Astronomy
  • Physics
  • Geology

Each Badge Blast accommodates specific troop/pack groups and their requirements.

Troops/packs must be booked no later than one week prior to the event. There is a $50 fee with less than10 days’ cancellation notice

*Price is for 10 troop/pack members plus 10 parents/chaperones. Add $14 for each additional child and $6 for additional parent/chaperone.


Badge in a Box                     
$50 per box + $25 deposit

Includes all materials necessary to complete the activities associated with the theme, all instructional materials and a two-day rental.

  • Reservations must be made no later than one week prior to the rental date.
  • Weekend rentals available! Pick up Friday before 5 p.m. and return the following Monday before 5 p.m.
  • A $25 deposit is required prior to pick up and will be returned once the Badge in a Box is returned to the Center.
  • A $25 late fee per day will be charged if the Badge in a Box is not returned on time.
  • A signed two-day rental agreement must be completed upon pick up.
  • Assembled for a maximum of 20 scouts. For groups larger than 20 scouts, additional material fees may apply.

Badge in a Box Activities:

  • Engineering – Choose one of our innovative programs:  Build a Better Bridge, Catapults or Electrifying

Electricity to inspire the engineer within you!

  • Flight – Explore the wonders of flight with activities such as Paper Copters, Ring Gliders, Windsocks and

Balloon Rockets.

  • Geology – Rock out with activities such as Fossil Making, Rockin’ Geologist and Edible Plate Tectonics.  
  • Science – Explore all aspects of science while making a Cartesian Diver, Balancing Birds, Paper Making and Optical Illusions.
  • Space/Astronomy – Discover the wonders of space and astronomy while creating Planispheres, learning about the Phases of the Moon and creating Sundials and Constellation Tubes.

Want reminders of upcoming events? 
Sign up for our Scout Shout e-blasts by clicking here (choose Girl Scouts or Boy Scouts).

For questions or more information about upcoming events
Revenue Programs Manager
(318) 424-8699, camps@sciport.org

To make a reservation, call (318) 424-8660.

 

Ask about our Memberships to get the most out of your Sci-Port scouting experience!



 
 
 

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Contact Info

Sci-Port Discovery Center
820 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101

Main Line: (318) 424-3466
Toll free: 1-877-SCIPORT (1-877-724-7678)
Fax: (318) 222-5592

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