Scout and Birthday Programs

Scout and Birthday Programs

Scouting Programs

Two children play with a land rover during a visit to the Erie Planetarium.

Scout groups of fifteen or more can earn badges by visiting the Yahn Planetarium. Cost is $3 per scout or adult ($45 minimum).

Boy Scout Programs

  • Cub Scout badges
    • Tiger Cub Scout badge
      • Sky is the Limit
    • Webelos Scouts badge
      • Adventures in Science
  • Boy Scout merit badges
    • Astronomy
    • Space Exploration

Girl Scout Programs

  • Cadette badge
    • Night Owl
  • Senior badge
    • Naturalist - Sky

Birthday Parties

Moon Party

  • Select any show from our planetarium library
  • Spend one hour at the planetarium
  • Cost is $3 per person ($45 minimum)

Solar System Party

  • Select any show from our planetarium library
  • Spend two hours at the planetarium
  • Take home genuine NASA materials
  • Use the planetarium lobby for a party and activities after the show
  • Cost is $6 per person ($60 minimum)

To schedule a scouting visit or birthday party, please call planetarium director Jim Gavio at 814-898-7268 or via email.