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Girl Scouts

Earn Your Next Girl Scout Badge!
Calling all Girl Scout Brownies and Junior Girl Scouts!

Join the Burpee Museum and earn your next girl scout badge! See pottery shards from across North America, examples of beadwork from Africa, and learn how to make it yourself when you attend one of our workshops! Pre-registration is required. Register by phone (815-965-3433).

Class times:

We do not have set class times. In order to register, please call 815-965-3433 to set up which type of scout badge you would like to have a class for, along with the date, time, and number of attendees. 

Class Prices:

Scout Participant: $15 

Scout leader: Free

Additional Adult Helper (not scout leader): $6


Preregistration and prepayment are required for all scout workshops.

Please Note: Burpee does not provide physical patches/badges


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Brownie Potter

Learn about pottery from around the globe! See examples of ceramic wares from Illinois, the Southwest, and even Mexico! Explore the differences in decoration style and create a ceramic piece of your own!

Jewelry making pieces in dishes on a table
Junior Jeweler

Learn how to make your own jewelry and see examples from around the world! From jewelry art of Indigenous Americans to the Maasai tribe of Africa! See their beautiful necklaces, learn what they mean, and make your own art to take home!