What is Space Jamboree?

The Space Jamboree Workshop (or just Space Jam for short), is the midwest's largest technology oriented gathering of all Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Put on by Crew 272 of Fountain County, IN, and Troop 17 of Champaign, IL, Space Jam is about fun with a purpose: we would love to see Scouts go on to become scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, teachers, musicians, technicians, and much more. We want to continue and develop excellence in teaching and share what we learn. Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Webelos are all welcome.

Space Jam 16 takes place August 6 2022 at the Rantoul IL, Airport in Rantuol, IL. Here's a list of the activities planned for this year. This year's featured merit badges will be "Sparking Creativity" in honor of our newest merit badge "Welding". This list is still being updated...

Offical Merit Badges
Space ExplorationRadioAviation
ElectronicsRoboticsDuck Tape
GenealogyPulp & PaperDuck Tape
H2O RoboticsWeldingScholarship
FingerprintingDuck TapeTextiles
Animation/Unity 3D ProgrammingTraffic SafetyCitizenship in the World
Lego RoboticsDuck TapeChess
Sculpture/3D printingCitizenship in the WorldKayaking

Webelos Adventure Pins
Art ExplosionBuild It - Earth RocksScout Classes to audit

Other Activities
Amateur ("Ham") Radio DemosDuck Tape!Flight Sims
Duck TapeMDuck Tape!Duck Tape!
Duck Tape!DemosChess

Note that some merit badges do have prerequisites that cannot be fulfilled at Space Jam. You can downlaod information about those prerequisites here: Merit Badge Prerequisites

See the "Register" tab for class and event schedules.

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