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Group Programs

Scout Workshops
Help your scout earn another badge! Activities vary according to level of badge. 2-hour workshops include a planetarium show and hands-on activities in the Unitil Program Center that help complete badges. Contact us for details and pricing on extended 4-hour workshops. Special requests from individual groups will be considered.

Cost for 10-20 participants $15 per person.
Cost for 21-40 participants $10 per person

The Discovery Center also offers overnight programs!

Girl Scouts
Juniors - “Get Moving!” Journey Workshop!
Learn about energy use and light pollution

A 2-hour workshop can be tailored for all Girl Scout pathways to help complete new badges and journeys in the “Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting” and the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Workshop includes a planetarium show and hands-on activities.

Boy Scouts
  • Astronomy Merit Badge
  • Aviation Merit Badge
  • Space Exploration Merit Badge

We can also help with Cub Scouting! Please call and we will help set up an appropriate workshop.

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Contact Us

2 Institute Drive
Concord, NH 03301
603.271.7832 (fax)

Public Hours:

Fri, Sat, Sun:
10:30 AM - 4 PM

1st Friday of the month: 6:30 - 9 PM

Open Columbus Day and Veteran's Day

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