Girl Scout Programs

Girl Scout programs are available at the Museum. These programs offer a combination hands-on activities and lessons in our classroom as well as exploration in our galleries. We offer several scheduled programs through the Girl Scout Office. Contact Brittany Burgess at brchunn@umich.edu to see about scheduling a custom program.

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Girl Scout Programs for Brownies

Dinosaur Detectives
Event Date:
February 20, 2016
Min/Max Capacity: 10/20
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: U-M Museum of Natural History
Outcomes Met:  D2, D4

Take a dinosaur tour of the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History and see real fossils before you learn how to create one. You’ll learn about carnivores and herbivores, and what dinosaurs used for protection. You’ll also get to make your own set of Stegosaurus back plates that you can wear!

Girl Scout Programs for Juniors

Where the Wild Things Live  
Event Date: November 14, 2015
Min/Max Capacity: 10/20
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: U-M Museum of Natural History
Outcomes Met:  D2, D4, C5

Learn all about animals and where they live! You’ll explore the Michigan Wildlife exhibits at the Museum. Learn about endangered animals and protecting animal habitats. You’ll even make your own habitat diorama!

Girl Scout Programs for Cadettes

Night at the Museum
Event Date:
March 12, 2016
Min/Max Capacity: 15/30
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Location: U-M Museum of Natural History
Outcomes Met: D2, D5, C5

Explore the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History at night!  Learn about the night sky in the Museum’s planetarium.  Learn about animals that are active at night. You’ll dissect a cow’s eye and learn why some animals have good night vision.

Want to visit the Museum for a dinosaur tour or planetarium show?

If you would like to schedule a tour or planetarium program for your troop, submit a reservation form online, or call 734.764.0480.