MAPS currently offers two programs for scouts – campouts for Boy Scouts and Girl Scout/Cub Scout “Days”.
Boy Scout Campout
The Boy Scout campout offers scout troops the opportunity to spend the weekend on musuem grounds as well as complete all requirements for award of the AVIATION Merit Badge. The campout starts on Friday night. Classes covering the merit badge requirments are conducted during the day on Saturday. There is a program and movie in the hangar on Saturday night with departure on Sunday morning.
Scheduled campout dates for 2018
May 11 – 13, 2018
September 14 – 16, 2018
Contact the MAPS Air Museum for information, costs and applications.
Cub Scout/Girl Scout Day
The Cub Scout/Girl Scout Day is a program that provides scouts with an opportunity to get “up close and personal” with the field of aviation. Dedicated tours enable scouts to learn about the field of aviation, career opportunities and to sit in real pieces of history.
Tentative dates for 2018 are:
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Tour start times are 10:00 AM, 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM.
Contact the MAPS Air Museum for additional information, costs and application materials.