Insect Study Merit Badge

Burpee is offering Virtual Merit Badges.

In this class, scouts will earn their Insect Merit Badge. Let’s explore the world of insects! Meet some insects up close and learn about insect characteristics and classification.

Some homework is required; worksheets will be provided upon registration. If the homework is completed, the scouts will have earned their Insect Study Merit Badge.

Pre-registration & pre-payment are required to attend.

All scout classes will be held virtually until tier three mitigations have lifted in Illinois

To Register:

Call 815-965-3433 to register, or register online


Scout Participant $15

Scout Leaders Attend FREE

Virtual Class Dates:

July 9th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please Note:

Burpee does not provide patches/badges.

Cancellation/refund policy:

If cancellation is received ten clear days ahead of the date, a refund of less than 20% will be issued. Please be aware that we sometimes have to cancel a program because it did not reach the minimum registration requirement – Don’t wait until the last minute to sign up, or your program may already be canceled! Burpee Museum reserves the right to limit registrations and cancel any program for any reason. Every effort will be made to contact participants.

All programs are presented online and at Burpee Museum of Natural History, 737 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103