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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

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!

Registration Deadline: March 1
Supports fulfillment of two Daisy Journey Awards.
Register


Painting

Oct. 13 & Dec. 1, 2019, and April 5, 2020

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.

Registration Deadline:
Oct. 6, Nov. 24, 2019, and Mar. 29, 2020
Fulfills three Painting Badge requirements.


Clay Creations

Oct. 13, 2019 & April 5, 2020

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.

Registration Deadline:
Oct. 6, 2019, and Mar. 29, 2020
Fulfills three Potter Badge requirements.


Drawing

Dec 1, 2019 & March 8, 2020
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.

Registration Deadline:
Nov. 24, 2019, and Mar. 29, 2020
Fulfills four Drawing Badge requirements.


Sew Creative Circuits

Nov 10, 2019 (CANCELLED) and Feb 16, 2020
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!

Registration Deadlines:
Feb 9, 2020
Fulfills three Jeweler Badge requirements.


Jewelry

Nov 10, 2019 and Feb 16, 2020
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.

Registration Deadlines:
Nov. 3, 2019, and Feb 9, 2020
Fulfills three Jeweler Badge requirements.