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Paper Discovery Center

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425 W Water St, Appleton, WI 54911 United States
920-380-7491http://www.paperdiscoverycenter.org

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Dec. 2017

Forensics Bear Cub Elective Adventure

Dec. 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Become a super sleuth and solve a museum mystery as you analyze a fingerprint, a footprint, the contents of ink and some mysterious powders. Learn how forensic scientists study clues left behind by criminals to help law enforcement solve crimes. Preregistration and prepayment required. Fee for each program is $8 per scout. Siblings over the age of 6 may attend for $8/child, but they must be registered in advance. These programs are not appropriate for children under age 6, and…

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Create gorgeous gifts out of paper beads you make yourself. We provide everything you need to make a necklace and bracelet, and teach you techniques to make more at home. $15 per person. Preregistration required. All materials and supplies provided. This workshop is designed for adults, or children 13 and over with an accompanying adult. Space is limited — reserve your spot by December 5. Contact Sharon at sharon@paperdiscoverycenter.org

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Jan. 2018

Eagle Day

Jan. 20, 2018

10:00 AM-4:00PM: View eagles from inside the Paper Discovery Center while browsing through the history of the paper making industry. Presentations will also be given throughout the day. Reduced admission. *10:00 AM & 1 PM: “WEC Energies Group – Raptor Success Story” Join Mike Grisar, Principal Ecologist for WEC Energies Group and researcher, Greg Septon as they recount how one man’s love for peregrines and an environmentally sound utility company teamed up to restore peregrine and other raptor populations. *11:30…

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Tigers will spend the morning exploring the museum while learning about the stars and constellations. Lots of hands-on fun. Preregistration and prepayment required. Fee for each program is $8 per scout. Siblings over the age of 6 may attend for $8/child, but they must be registered in advance. These programs are not appropriate for children under age 6, and they should not attend. Scouts must be accompanied by leaders and/or parent chaperones. Contact Carol at carol@paperdiscoverycenter.org.

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Feb. 2018

Scout Badges: Pulp and Paper Merit Badge Program

Feb. 10, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Participants will complete all requirements for the merit badge. $25 per scout. Preregistration and prepayment required. Boy Scouts should bring a brown bag lunch. Scouts are responsible for obtaining and reading the Pulp and Paper Merit Badge book prior to the program, as well as completing a pre-workshop assignment. They should also bring a blue merit badge form/card with them from their troop. Contact Carol at carol@paperdiscoverycenter.org

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Scouts Program: Air of the Wolf Cub Program

Feb. 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Air is all around us, but do you ever really pay attention to it? Explore the properties of air with lots of hands-on experiments. Have fun discovering all the great things air can do! Preregistration and prepayment required. Fee for each program is $8 per scout. Siblings over the age of 6 may attend for $8/child, but they must be registered in advance. These programs are not appropriate for children under age 6, and they should not attend. Scouts must…

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Mar. 2018

Come ready to get messy! Lots of hands-on experiments that are gooey, oozy, splashy and a little explosive. You won’t realize you are learning scientific principles while having fun. Preregistration and prepayment required. Fee for each program is $8 per scout. Siblings over the age of 6 may attend for $8/child, but they must be registered in advance. These programs are not appropriate for children under age 6, and they should not attend. Scouts must be accompanied by leaders and/or…

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