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Girl Scouts Workshops

Workshops are available for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors and Cadette/Senior/Ambassador Girl Scouts. Each workshop is aligned with Girl Scout patchcurrent Girl Scout handbooks and provides steps in their program journey or completes requirements to earn a badge.

Workshops are 2 hours long and cost $9 per girl. Adult chaperones are free. Each Girl Scout receives a Nelson-Atkins patch for participating. Girl Scout workshop registration must be received one week prior to the workshop date.


2019-2020 Workshops

Animal Adventure

Mar 8, 2020 – SOLD OUT

Daisies (K-1st grade)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout
Search for animals in works of art throughout the Museum. Learn about taking care of art, animals, and ourselves, then create a mixed-media animal to keep!

Supports fulfillment of two Daisy Journey Awards.

Painting

April 5, 2020 – CANCELED

Brownie Girl Scouts (2nd – 3rd grade)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout
Discover various painting techniques and styles within the galleries and create a painting that exhibits the use of color choice and explores a variety of ways to apply paint.

Fulfills three Painting Badge requirements.


Clay Creations

April 5, 2020 – CANCELED

Brownie Girl Scouts (2nd-3rd grade)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout
Explore clay works of art in the galleries and learn clay construction techniques by creating a colorful, painted clay tile.

Fulfills three Potter Badge requirements.


Drawing

March 8, 2020 – SOLD OUT
Jr. Girl Scouts (4th-6th grades)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout
Enjoy sketching in the galleries and create a drawing that further explores drawing techniques, materials and composition.

Fulfills four Drawing Badge requirements.


Sew Creative Circuits

Feb 16, 2020 – SOLD OUT
Cadette and Senior Girl Scouts (6th-10th grade)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout
Connect STEM to the Arts! Explore jewelry design from ancient to modern times and discover how to apply simple circuitry that will light up jewelry with LED lights!

Fulfills three Jeweler Badge requirements.


Jewelry

Feb 16, 2020 – SOLD OUT
Jr. Girl Scouts (4th-6th grades)
Cost: $9 per Girl Scout
Girl Scouts discover jewelry from ancient to modern times and learn a variety of jewelry making techniques while creating a pendant necklace.

Fulfills three Jeweler Badge requirements.