Class Schedule - Youth

Archery   Archery (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $10.00
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

Archery is a fun way for Scouts to exercise minds as well as bodies, developing a steady hand, a good eye, and a disciplined mind. This merit badge can provide a thorough introduction to those who are new to the bow and arrow—but even for the experienced archer, earning the badge can help to increase the understanding and appreciation of archery.
Camping   Camping (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 2 On Waiting List

Camping is one of the best-known methods of the Scouting movement. When he founded the Scouting movement in the early 1900s, Robert Baden-Powell encouraged every Scout to learn the art of living out-of-doors. He believed a young person able to take care of himself while camping would have the confidence to meet life's other challenges, too.
Chess   Chess (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 2 On Waiting List

The USCF (United States Chess Federation) provided the primary contributing writers for the Merit Badge pamphlet. They will be helping to promote the badge through communications with the Chess delegate teams (similar to BSA’s National Committees and Boards) and e-mail blasts, plus website and “tournament news” announcements.
Climbing   Climbing (MB)
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: 14

Climbing is not a sport that requires tremendous muscular strength; it demands mental toughness and the willingness to practice hard to master a set of skills. The adventure of climbing can also provide a new way to enjoy the outdoors.
Cooking   Cooking (MB)
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

The Cooking merit badge introduces principles of cooking that can be used both at home or in the outdoors. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about food safety, nutritional guidelines, meal planning, and methods of food preparation, and will review the variety of culinary (or cooking) careers available.
Emergency Prepardness   Emergency Prepardness (MB)
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 6

Scouts are often called upon to help because they know first aid and they know about the discipline and planning needed to react to an emergency situation. Earning this merit badge helps a Scout to be prepared by learning the actions that can be helpful and needed before, during, and after an emergency.
Environmental Science   Environmental Science (MB)
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1

While earning the Environmental Science merit badge, Scouts will get a taste of what it is like to be an environmental scientist, making observations and carrying out experiments to investigate the natural world.
First Aid   First Aid (MB)
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

First aid — caring for injured or ill persons until they can receive professional medical care — is an important skill for every Scout. With some knowledge of first aid, a Scout can provide immediate care and help to someone who is hurt or who becomes ill. First aid can help prevent infection and serious loss of blood. It could even save a limb or a life.
Free Rides   Free Rides
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Youth and Adults can enjoy a free ride
Geology   Geology (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Geology is the study of Earth. It includes the study of materials that make up Earth, the processes that change it, and the history of how things happened, including human civilization, which depends on natural materials for existence.
Indian Lore   Indian Lore (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 5

Far different from the stereotypes or common images that are portrayed on film, on television, and in many books and stories, American Indians have many different cultures, languages, religions, styles of dress, and ways of life. To learn about these different groups is to take an exciting journey of discovery in which you will meet some of America's most fascinating peoples.
Insect Study   Insect Study (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 13

In earning the Insect Study merit badge, Scouts will glance into the strange and fascinating world of the insect. There, they will meet tiny creatures with tremendous strength and speed, see insects that undergo startling changes in habits and form as they grow, and learn how insects see, hear, taste, smell, and feel the world around them.
Lifesaving   Lifesaving (MB)
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 9

No Boy Scout will ignore a plea for help. However, the desire to help is of little use unless one knows how to give the proper aid. The main purpose of the Lifesaving merit badge is to prepare Scouts to assist those involved in water accidents, teaching them the basic knowledge of rescue techniques, the skills to perform them, and the judgment to know when and how to act so that they can be prepared for emergencies.
Rifle Shooting   Rifle Shooting (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $15.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Unless a rifle is handled incorrectly or recklessly, it is not dangerous. A rifle, like any other precision instrument, is manufactured to perform a specific task and can do so at no risk to the user or others. By earning this badge, Scouts can develop their shooting skills while learning safe practices.
Swimming   Swimming (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Swimming is a leisure activity, a competitive sport, and a basic survival skill. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about safety when swimming and diving, how swimming can contribute to overall fitness and health, and gain some basic competitive swimming skills
  Trail To Eagle
Time Block(s): 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 (8:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 21

Basketry   Basketry (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $12.00
Seats Available: 8

Basketry is a handy skill for a Scout. A basket can be a sturdy companion on campouts, carrying clothes snugly and efficiently, holding potatoes and corn for roasting over a campfire, or carrying the day's fishing catch back to camp for dinner. Baskets and basket-weaving projects also make great gifts for family and friends.
Pottery   Pottery (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 2 On Waiting List

The Pottery merit badge provides an introduction to pottery making, enabling Scouts to gain skill and understanding from actually creating pottery. Completing the requirements will include hands-on production of a work of art, from start to finish.
Sculpture   Sculpture (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

This merit badge introduces Scouts to sculpture, an art form that allows an artist to express what he sees and feels by using these three dimensions by shaping materials such as clay, stone, metal, and wood.
Wood Carving   Wood Carving (MB)
Time Block(s): 1 (8:30AM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 1

As with any art, wood carving involves learning the basics of design, along with material selection and tools and techniques, as well as wood-carving safety. The requirements of the Wood Carving merit badge introduce Scouts to an enjoyable hobby and that can become a lifetime activity.
Archery   Archery (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $10.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Archery is a fun way for Scouts to exercise minds as well as bodies, developing a steady hand, a good eye, and a disciplined mind. This merit badge can provide a thorough introduction to those who are new to the bow and arrow—but even for the experienced archer, earning the badge can help to increase the understanding and appreciation of archery.
BSA Lifeguard   BSA Lifeguard
Time Block(s): 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Minimum Age: 15
Seats Available: 16

Geology   Geology (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

Geology is the study of Earth. It includes the study of materials that make up Earth, the processes that change it, and the history of how things happened, including human civilization, which depends on natural materials for existence.
Horsemanship   Horsemanship (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $20.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

In addition to learning how to safely ride and care for horses, Scouts who earn this merit badge will gain an understanding of the instincts and behaviors of horses and humane and effective methods for training horses.
Mammal Study   Mammal Study (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 10

A mammal may weigh as little as 1/12 ounce, as do some shrews, or as much as 150 tons, like the blue whale. It may spring, waddle, swim, or even fly. But if it has milk for its young, has hair of some kind, is relatively intelligent, and has warm blood, then it is a mammal.
Rifle Shooting   Rifle Shooting (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $15.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Unless a rifle is handled incorrectly or recklessly, it is not dangerous. A rifle, like any other precision instrument, is manufactured to perform a specific task and can do so at no risk to the user or others. By earning this badge, Scouts can develop their shooting skills while learning safe practices.
Snorkeling   Snorkeling
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

Use our gear or bring your own.
Swimming   Swimming (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 5

Swimming is a leisure activity, a competitive sport, and a basic survival skill. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about safety when swimming and diving, how swimming can contribute to overall fitness and health, and gain some basic competitive swimming skills
Leatherwork   Leatherwork (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Scouts who complete the requirements to earn the Leatherwork merit badge will explore leather's history and its endless uses. They will learn to make a useful leather item using the same types of raw materials that our ancestors used; be challenged to master skills like hand-stitching, lacing, and braiding.; and learn how to preserve and protect leather items so they will last a lifetime and beyond.
Basketry   Basketry (MB)
Time Block(s): 2 (9:30AM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $12.00
Seats Available: 1

Basketry is a handy skill for a Scout. A basket can be a sturdy companion on campouts, carrying clothes snugly and efficiently, holding potatoes and corn for roasting over a campfire, or carrying the day's fishing catch back to camp for dinner. Baskets and basket-weaving projects also make great gifts for family and friends.
Archery   Archery (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $10.00
Seats Available: 1

Archery is a fun way for Scouts to exercise minds as well as bodies, developing a steady hand, a good eye, and a disciplined mind. This merit badge can provide a thorough introduction to those who are new to the bow and arrow—but even for the experienced archer, earning the badge can help to increase the understanding and appreciation of archery.
Bird Study   Bird Study (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Birds are among the most fascinating creatures on Earth. Many are beautifully colored. Others are accomplished singers. Many of the most important discoveries about birds and how they live have been made by amateur birders. In pursuing this hobby, a Scout might someday make a valuable contribution to our understanding of the natural world.
Camping   Camping (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Camping is one of the best-known methods of the Scouting movement. When he founded the Scouting movement in the early 1900s, Robert Baden-Powell encouraged every Scout to learn the art of living out-of-doors. He believed a young person able to take care of himself while camping would have the confidence to meet life's other challenges, too.
Climbing   Climbing (MB)
Time Block(s): 3, 4 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: 15

Climbing is not a sport that requires tremendous muscular strength; it demands mental toughness and the willingness to practice hard to master a set of skills. The adventure of climbing can also provide a new way to enjoy the outdoors.
Cooking   Cooking (MB)
Time Block(s): 3, 4 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

The Cooking merit badge introduces principles of cooking that can be used both at home or in the outdoors. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about food safety, nutritional guidelines, meal planning, and methods of food preparation, and will review the variety of culinary (or cooking) careers available.
Geology   Geology (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 4

Geology is the study of Earth. It includes the study of materials that make up Earth, the processes that change it, and the history of how things happened, including human civilization, which depends on natural materials for existence.
Horsemanship   Horsemanship (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $20.00
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

In addition to learning how to safely ride and care for horses, Scouts who earn this merit badge will gain an understanding of the instincts and behaviors of horses and humane and effective methods for training horses.
Indian Lore   Indian Lore (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 3

Far different from the stereotypes or common images that are portrayed on film, on television, and in many books and stories, American Indians have many different cultures, languages, religions, styles of dress, and ways of life. To learn about these different groups is to take an exciting journey of discovery in which you will meet some of America's most fascinating peoples.
Lifesaving   Lifesaving (MB)
Time Block(s): 3, 4 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 9

No Boy Scout will ignore a plea for help. However, the desire to help is of little use unless one knows how to give the proper aid. The main purpose of the Lifesaving merit badge is to prepare Scouts to assist those involved in water accidents, teaching them the basic knowledge of rescue techniques, the skills to perform them, and the judgment to know when and how to act so that they can be prepared for emergencies.
Nature   Nature (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 18

There is a very close connection between the soil, the plants, and all animal life, including people. Understanding this connection, and the impact we have upon it, is important to preserving the wilderness, as well as to our own well-being as members of the web of nature.
Orienteering   Orienteering (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 11

Orienteering, the use of map and compass to find locations and plan a journey, has been a vital skill for humans for thousands of years. Orienteering is also a recognized sport at the Olympic Games, and thousands of people participate in the sport each year in local clubs and competitions.
Rifle Shooting   Rifle Shooting (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $15.00
Seats Available: 4 On Waiting List

Unless a rifle is handled incorrectly or recklessly, it is not dangerous. A rifle, like any other precision instrument, is manufactured to perform a specific task and can do so at no risk to the user or others. By earning this badge, Scouts can develop their shooting skills while learning safe practices.
Safety   Safety (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 5

Knowing about safety helps Scouts to make the right choices and to take the best actions to avoid accidents by making informed choices in their everyday activities and to respond appropriately during an emergency situation.
Snorkeling   Snorkeling
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

Use our gear or bring your own.
Swimming   Swimming (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 5

Swimming is a leisure activity, a competitive sport, and a basic survival skill. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about safety when swimming and diving, how swimming can contribute to overall fitness and health, and gain some basic competitive swimming skills
Leatherwork   Leatherwork (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Scouts who complete the requirements to earn the Leatherwork merit badge will explore leather's history and its endless uses. They will learn to make a useful leather item using the same types of raw materials that our ancestors used; be challenged to master skills like hand-stitching, lacing, and braiding.; and learn how to preserve and protect leather items so they will last a lifetime and beyond.
Wood Carving   Wood Carving (MB)
Time Block(s): 3 (10:30AM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

As with any art, wood carving involves learning the basics of design, along with material selection and tools and techniques, as well as wood-carving safety. The requirements of the Wood Carving merit badge introduce Scouts to an enjoyable hobby and that can become a lifetime activity.
Chess   Chess (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

The USCF (United States Chess Federation) provided the primary contributing writers for the Merit Badge pamphlet. They will be helping to promote the badge through communications with the Chess delegate teams (similar to BSA’s National Committees and Boards) and e-mail blasts, plus website and “tournament news” announcements.
Fish & Wildlife Management   Fish & Wildlife Management (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

Wildlife management is the science and art of managing the wildlife—both animals and fish—with which we share our planet. Maintaining the proper balance and the dynamics that go with it requires humankind's attention. We use this stewardship tool to help minimize or eradicate the possibility of extinction of any given species. We want our descendants to have the opportunity to experience the same animal diversity that we now enjoy.
Geocaching   Geocaching (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 4

The word geocache is a combination of "geo," which means "earth," and "cache," which means "a hiding place." Geocaching describes a hiding place on planet Earth - a hiding place you can find using a GPS unit. A GPS (Global Positioning System) unit is an electronic tool that shows you where to go based on information it gets from satellites in space.
Geology   Geology (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 6

Geology is the study of Earth. It includes the study of materials that make up Earth, the processes that change it, and the history of how things happened, including human civilization, which depends on natural materials for existence.
Horsemanship   Horsemanship (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $20.00
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

In addition to learning how to safely ride and care for horses, Scouts who earn this merit badge will gain an understanding of the instincts and behaviors of horses and humane and effective methods for training horses.
Nature   Nature (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 13

There is a very close connection between the soil, the plants, and all animal life, including people. Understanding this connection, and the impact we have upon it, is important to preserving the wilderness, as well as to our own well-being as members of the web of nature.
Pioneering   Pioneering (MB)
Time Block(s): 4, 7 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 16

Pioneering—the knowledge of ropes, knots, and splices along with the ability to build rustic structures by lashing together poles and spars—is among the oldest of Scouting's skills. Practicing rope use and completing projects with lashings also allow Scouts to connect with past generations, ancestors who used many of these skills as they sailed the open seas and lived in America's forests and prairies.
Snorkeling   Snorkeling
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 2 On Waiting List

Use our gear or bring your own.
Swimming   Swimming (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 3 On Waiting List

Swimming is a leisure activity, a competitive sport, and a basic survival skill. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about safety when swimming and diving, how swimming can contribute to overall fitness and health, and gain some basic competitive swimming skills
Wilderness Survival   Wilderness Survival (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 9

In their outdoor activities, Scouts learn to bring the clothing and gear they need, to make good plans, and do their best to manage any risks. But now and then, something unexpected happens. When things go wrong, the skills of wilderness survival can help make everything right again.
Art   Art (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $8.00
Seats Available: 3

This merit badge concentrates on two-dimensional art, specifically drawing and painting in various media, including an introduction to design applications in the fields of graphic arts and industrial design, history and design principles, and how these fields relate to fine art.
Wood Carving   Wood Carving (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 2

As with any art, wood carving involves learning the basics of design, along with material selection and tools and techniques, as well as wood-carving safety. The requirements of the Wood Carving merit badge introduce Scouts to an enjoyable hobby and that can become a lifetime activity.
Leatherwork   Leatherwork (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 1

Scouts who complete the requirements to earn the Leatherwork merit badge will explore leather's history and its endless uses. They will learn to make a useful leather item using the same types of raw materials that our ancestors used; be challenged to master skills like hand-stitching, lacing, and braiding.; and learn how to preserve and protect leather items so they will last a lifetime and beyond.
Wood Carving   Wood Carving (MB)
Time Block(s): 4 (11:30AM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 2

As with any art, wood carving involves learning the basics of design, along with material selection and tools and techniques, as well as wood-carving safety. The requirements of the Wood Carving merit badge introduce Scouts to an enjoyable hobby and that can become a lifetime activity.
Archery   Archery (MB)
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $10.00
Seats Available: 7 On Waiting List

Archery is a fun way for Scouts to exercise minds as well as bodies, developing a steady hand, a good eye, and a disciplined mind. This merit badge can provide a thorough introduction to those who are new to the bow and arrow—but even for the experienced archer, earning the badge can help to increase the understanding and appreciation of archery.
Climbing - Advanced   Climbing - Advanced
Time Block(s): 6, 7 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Seats Available: 2 On Waiting List

Advanced Skills for those w/ Climbing MB
Emergency Prepardness   Emergency Prepardness (MB)
Time Block(s): 6, 7 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Scouts are often called upon to help because they know first aid and they know about the discipline and planning needed to react to an emergency situation. Earning this merit badge helps a Scout to be prepared by learning the actions that can be helpful and needed before, during, and after an emergency.
Environmental Science   Environmental Science (MB)
Time Block(s): 6, 7 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 2 On Waiting List

While earning the Environmental Science merit badge, Scouts will get a taste of what it is like to be an environmental scientist, making observations and carrying out experiments to investigate the natural world.
First Aid   First Aid (MB)
Time Block(s): 6, 7 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

First aid — caring for injured or ill persons until they can receive professional medical care — is an important skill for every Scout. With some knowledge of first aid, a Scout can provide immediate care and help to someone who is hurt or who becomes ill. First aid can help prevent infection and serious loss of blood. It could even save a limb or a life.
Forestry   Forestry (MB)
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

In working through the Forestry merit badge requirements, Scouts will explore the remarkable complexity of a forest and identify many species of trees and plants and the roles they play in a forest's life cycle.They will also discover some of the resources forests provide to humans and come to understand that people have a very large part to play in sustaining the health of forests.
Instructional Swim   Instructional Swim
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

For non-swimmers
Leave No Trace   Leave No Trace
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Seats Available: 20

Mammal Study   Mammal Study (MB)
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

A mammal may weigh as little as 1/12 ounce, as do some shrews, or as much as 150 tons, like the blue whale. It may spring, waddle, swim, or even fly. But if it has milk for its young, has hair of some kind, is relatively intelligent, and has warm blood, then it is a mammal.
Search & Rescue   Search & Rescue (MB)
Time Block(s): 6, 7 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 14

Shotgun Shooting   Shotgun Shooting (MB)
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $20.00
Seats Available: 7 On Waiting List

A shotgun is a precision instrument, designed to shoot a shot charge in a specific pattern to cover a designated area at a certain distance. Unlike a rifle, the bore of the shotgun is not rifled, so the shot emerging from the muzzle is not spinning.
Soil & Water Conservation   Soil & Water Conservation (MB)
Time Block(s): 6, 7 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Conservation isn't just the responsibility of soil and plant scientists, hydrologists, wildlife managers, landowners, and the forest or mine owner alone. It is the duty of every person to learn more about the natural resources on which our lives depend so that we can help make sure that these resources are used intelligently and cared for properly.
Weather   Weather (MB)
Time Block(s): 6 (2:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1

Meteorology is the study of Earth's atmosphere and its weather and the ways in which temperature, wind, and moisture act together in the environment. In addition to learning how everyday weather is predicted, Scouts can learn about extreme weather such as thunderstorms, tornadoes, and hurricanes, and how to stay safe.
American Heritage   American Heritage (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 3

Every Scout swears to an oath that includes duty to his country. A better understanding of American heritage, the ways in which the past has lead to our present nation, is key to truly knowing what it means to be an American.
  Animal Science / Veterinary Medicine
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 5

Photography   Photography (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 2

Beyond capturing family memories, photography offers a chance to be creative. Many photographers use photography to express their creativity, using lighting, composition, depth, color, and content to make their photographs into more than snapshots. Good photographs tell us about a person, a news event, a product, a place, a scientific breakthrough, an endangered animal, or a time in history.
Reptile & Amphibian Study   Reptile & Amphibian Study (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 12

Boys always have been interested in snakes, turtles, lizards, and alligators, as well as frogs and salamanders. Developing knowledge about these captivating creatures leads to an appreciation for all native wildlife; understanding the life cycle of a reptile or amphibian and keeping one as a pet can be a good introduction to natural history; and knowing about venomous species can help Scouts to be prepared to help in case of an emergency.
Shotgun Shooting   Shotgun Shooting (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $20.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

A shotgun is a precision instrument, designed to shoot a shot charge in a specific pattern to cover a designated area at a certain distance. Unlike a rifle, the bore of the shotgun is not rifled, so the shot emerging from the muzzle is not spinning.
Space Exploration   Space Exploration (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1

Space is mysterious. We explore space for many reasons, not least because we don't know what is out there, it is vast, and humans are full of curiosity. Each time we send explorers into space, we learn something we didn't know before. We discover a little more of what is there.Purchase of model rocket kit from Terading Post. Cost range $15-$25
Veterinary Medicine   Veterinary Medicine (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 15

The field of veterinary medicine in the 21st century is one of the most exciting medical professions in which to work. The skills of a veterinarian are practiced with cutting-edge technology and treatment options, and the profession offers a wide range of career choices.
Cowboy Action Shooting   Cowboy Action Shooting
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Day: M
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

Test your skills with lever action rifles and coach shotguns
Leatherwork   Leatherwork (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Days: M, TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

Scouts who complete the requirements to earn the Leatherwork merit badge will explore leather's history and its endless uses. They will learn to make a useful leather item using the same types of raw materials that our ancestors used; be challenged to master skills like hand-stitching, lacing, and braiding.; and learn how to preserve and protect leather items so they will last a lifetime and beyond.
Cowboy Action Shooting   Cowboy Action Shooting
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Day: TU
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 8

Test your skills with lever action rifles and coach shotguns
Cowboy Action Shooting   Cowboy Action Shooting
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Day: W
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 13

Test your skills with lever action rifles and coach shotguns
Pottery   Pottery (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 4

The Pottery merit badge provides an introduction to pottery making, enabling Scouts to gain skill and understanding from actually creating pottery. Completing the requirements will include hands-on production of a work of art, from start to finish.
Sculpture   Sculpture (MB)
Time Block(s): 7 (3:30PM)
Days: W, TH
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Amount: $5.00
Seats Available: 0 On Waiting List

This merit badge introduces Scouts to sculpture, an art form that allows an artist to express what he sees and feels by using these three dimensions by shaping materials such as clay, stone, metal, and wood.
Mile Swim   Mile Swim
Time Block(s): 9 (6:00AM)
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y), Adult - Female (A), Adult - Male (A)
Seats Available: 16

Astronomy   Astronomy (MB)
Time Block(s): 10 (9:00PM)
Days: M, TU, W
Available To: Youth - Female (Y), Youth - Male (Y)
Seats Available: 1 On Waiting List

In learning about astronomy, Scouts study how activities in space affect our own planet and bear witness to the wonders of the night sky: the nebulae, or giant clouds of gas and dust where new stars are born; old stars dying and exploding; meteor showers and shooting stars; the moon, planets, and a dazzling array of stars.