The STEM Center will be located at the pavilion near the Wilderness Training Center (formerly the Chaplain Shelter). Merit Badges offered at STEM will include Aviation, Chemistry, Engineering, Electronics, Game Design, Space Exploration, and Welding (taught at Horseshoe Bend). Open STEM will be offered daily from 3-5pm, where Scouts can engage in a variety of fun STEM activities and demonstrations.
Coming to Ingersoll Scout Reservation in 2014…the STEM Center will feature merit badges and lots of fun activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. This exciting new program area will be a great opportunity for Scouts to be increase their knowledge, practice problem-solving skills, and become exposed to skills that may influence their future career choices.
At the 10-day Leader’s Meeting, troops may turn in their medical forms, in order to help expedite the check-in process once your troop arrives at camp for Sunday Check-In. These forms will be given to the health officer ahead of time for review. If there are any problems, you will be notified prior to your arrival at camp. Download the 2014 Annual Health and Medical Form here. Please observe the following guidelines in pre-submitting your troop medical forms…
Let the count down until summer camp begin! The staff are already hard at work preparing plans to make 2014 an unforgettable experience at ISR, so be sure to check out our Leader’s Guide. If your troop still wants to sign up, simply fill out our campsite reservation form for one of the weeks / campsites that are still open (see list below). Contact the Peoria Scout Office for any questions 309-673-6136.