Scout Days

Grab your vests - we’ve made a day just for scouts! Come in, geek out, & claim your special Living Computers scout badge! Plus, find a slew of activities & special workshops for troops in our Labs – from soldering to robots to circuits (available options listed on the back.) Advance registration is required for workshops; contact us at labs@livingcomputers.org for details.

Upcoming Dates
May 5, 2018 >> Registration Now Open!!
 



Admission: $16 per Scout | Free for Members
Admission + Workshop: $22 per Scout | $6 for Members

Bringing the Whole Troop? – For every group of 20 scouts, we’ll waive admission for up to 4 Adult Chaperones. LCM+L requires an adult-to-child ratio of 1:5 for children under 10 years, and 1:8 for children ages 11-17 years. All chaperones must be 18 years or older. 
 



AVAILABLE WORKSHOP OPTIONS – Contact labs@livingcomputers.org
Advance registration required, especially for whole troop reservations. Payment for all programs is due day-of at the latest by credit card or check.

Robot Mini Golf!  10:30am – 12:30pm
Design and build a Brush Bot in this fun, tinkering-style electronics workshop for kids 6-10 years! Using common household materials, scouts will invent a minimalistic lil’ bot to complete a mini-golf style obstacle course.
Time Frame: 2 hours
Best Age: 6-8 years
Great for Badges on: Design Thinking, Invention, Mechanical Engineering, Circuits/Electricity
Register Here 

Cardboard Computers  11:00am – 12:00 pm
Learn all about what makes up a computer by building your own laser-cut motherboard! Add some RAM, plug in your monitor, and make sure that processor is in before taking your Cardboard Computer home.
Time Frame: 1 hours
Best Age: 6-10 years
Great for Badges on: Hardware, Computer Expert, Circuits/Electricity
Register Here 

LEGO Mindstorms Workshop  1:00 – 3:00 pm 
Get friendly with our fleet of LEGO® EV3 Mindstorms – one of the most popular robotic platforms for budding engineers. Trick out your chassis, program a maze & see how many challenges you can get through!
Time Frame: 2 hours
Best Age: 8-12 years
Great for Badges on: Design Thinking, Invention, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics
Register Here 

Soldering Drop-In – Product Design Challenge!
Help us decide which of our new Intro to Soldering kits should go in our Tech Store! Drop-in all day to learn soldering skills from real Living Computers engineers and helping us develop the best little soldering kit out there. Recommended 8+ years, and must sign waiver to participate.