Merit Badges in the Park

Join us in the great outdoors to earn some merit badges.  Each date will feature different badges along with different locations around or near our Council.

Our inaugural Merit Badge in the Park date is

October 14, 2018 from 8:30-3:30 in Nockamixon State Park.

Boy Scouts can earn up to 2 merit badges (if they complete pre-requisites prior to event, go to documents tab to download pre-reqs.).

Limited to the first 150 Scouts. 

No lunch provided please bring your own.

Merit Badges Offered

  • Bird Study
  • Forestry
  • Geocaching
  • Geology
  • Insect Study
  • Nature
  • Orienteering
  • Search and Rescue
  • Soil and Water Conservation
  • Weather

Cub Scouts can earn the NOVA Wild Award.

Merit Badges in the Park

Please register for one merit badge during the morning session and one merit badge in the afternoon session. Completed blue cards should be handed to the merit badge counselor at the start of each session. You should plan on staying with the session group for 15 minutes after the end of the session as blue cards will be completed then.

Complete pre-requisites prior to event date (go to the documents tab to download the file).

The schedule for the day is:

  • 8:30-9 check in
  • 9:-11:30 Session 1
  • 11:30-11:45 blue cards from session 1
  • 11:45-12:45 Lunch
  • 12:45-3:15 Session 2
  • 3:15-3:30 blue cards from session 2
  • 3:30— dismissal
Register Here

Save the Date Flyer:  download/print/send this STD flyer for the 10/2018 MB in the Park event

Pre-requisites for Merit Badges:  download/print this file to see what needs to be done prior to the event date.

Questions, email Jon Simpson-simpsonjd1@hotmail.com