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Bay Area CouncilACTIVITIESSSBG MERIT BADGE & STEM NOVA SATURDAYS 2018

Sea Star Base Galveston
Merit Badge & STEM NOVA Saturdays 2018

Sea Scout Base Galveston Merit Badge Saturdays 2018

Merit Badges

Earn Engineering, Kayaking, Motor Boating, Small Boat Sailing or Swimming Merit Badges at the Texas-sized Gulf Coast High Adventure destination - Sea Star Base Galveston!

STEM Nova Awards

There are four Nova awards for Boy Scouts - Shoot, Start Your Engines, Whoosh and Design To Crunch. Each award covers one component of STEM—science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.

Learn in a classroom setting

Join us for a day of learning at Sea Star Base Galveston.

BOY SCOUTS - 
Kayaking Merit Badge

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: April 7, 2018

Pricing: $50 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 24.

Registration ends:
March 27, 2018

BOY SCOUTS -
Motor Boating
Merit Badge

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: May 5, 2018

Pricing: $75 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 10.

*Participants who are 13 or older must complete the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Boater Safety Course prior to attending the class. Take it online at https://www.boat-ed.com/texas/ for a fee of $20.

Registration ends:
April 25, 2018

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BOY SCOUTS -
Small Boat Sailing
Merit Badge

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: May 12, 2018

Pricing: $75 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 24.

Registration ends:
May 2, 2018

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BOY SCOUTS -
Swimming Merit Badge

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date:
Aug. 4, 2018

Pricing: $60 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for the class to happen. Maximum of 24.

Registration ends:
July 24, 2018

BOY SCOUTS -
Motor Boating
Merit Badge

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: Sept. 29, 2018

Pricing: $75 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 10.

*Participants who are 13 or older must complete the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Boater Safety Course prior to attending the class. Take it online at https://www.boat-ed.com/texas/ for a fee of $20.

Registration ends:
Sept. 19, 2018

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BOY SCOUTS -
Motor Boating
Merit Badge

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: October 6, 2018

Pricing: $75 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 24.

*Participantswho are 13 or older must complete the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Boater Safety Course prior to attending the class. Take it online at https://www.boat-ed.com/texas/ for a fee of $20.

Registration ends:
Sept. 26, 2018

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BOY SCOUTS - Fishing and Fish & Wildlife Study
Merit Badges

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: Nov. 10, 2018

Pricing: $50 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 24.

Registration ends:
Nov. 1, 2018

BOY SCOUTS - Engineering & STEM NOVA Whoosh

Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Date: Dec. 8, 2018

Pricing: $60 (Parent or guardian is welcome to attend but not required.)

Participants: Minimum of 8 must register for this class to happen. Maximum of 36.

Registration ends:
Nov. 28, 2018

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PREREQUISITES: Scouts must complete the required prerequisites before arriving at SSBG. FIND THE PREREQUISITES HERE

CONTACT: Bay Area Council at 409-744-5206

TIME: Please arrive by 7:45 a.m. to ensure you are on time. Class will start promptly at 8 a.m.

PLACE: Sea Star Base Galveston, 7509 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77554

WHAT TO BRING:
- SSBG Release Form
- Lunch/water bottle
- Rain gear (if needed)
- Sweatshirt/light coat (if needed)
- Pen & notebook
- Sunscreen/sunglasses

- Swimwear and towel
- Closed toe shoes - No sandals
- Scout uniform is not required but is encouraged...we want you to be comfortable. Pack & Troop - T-shirts are perfect.
- Completed prerequisites specific to the program you are attending
- Merit Badge Blue Card signed by your Scoutmaster
- Merit Badge book