Children and Family Programs

Insect Study Merit Badge (in person)

Spend the day at The Morton Arboretum observing varied species of live insects in their habitats while learning why they are different from other animal species.

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Spend the day at The Morton Arboretum observing varied species of live insects in their habitats while learning why they are different from other animals species. Take pictures or draw sketches of these creatures in the field while completing requirements for the Insect Study Merit Badge.

Instructor: education program guide/merit badge counselor

Notes: Homework is required between sessions. This class is designed for Boy Scouts working on their merit badge requirements. Limit 14. Open to ages 11–17.

Required Reading: Insect Study Merit Badge Booklet

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