Alberta's Provincial Historic Sites, Interpretive Centres and Museums
Oil Sands Discovery Centre

Public Programs - Badge Programs

Sparks - Kindergarten and Grade 1

Spark Science
Badge Work – Parts of Exploring and Experimenting
Explore the world of science and become a scientist! From making volcanoes to fountains of foam, all our experiments are hands on fun!

  • 60 minutes

Brownies Grades 2 and 3

Junior Scientists
Badge Work – Keys to STEM: People in Science and CABOOSH!
Brownies will become scientists while discovering what a scientist does, learning about a famous scientist, and performing some hands on science experiments.

  • 90 minutes

Guides -Grades 4 to 6

Fizz! Boom! Splat!
Badge Work – Chemistry Badge
Guides will explore the world of chemistry while performing hands on experiments. From making slime to magic inflating balloons, Guides will discover what goes Fizz! Boom! And Splat!

  • 90 minutes

Beaver Scouts - Kindergarten to Grade 2

Beaver Science
Explore the world of science and become a scientist! From making volcanoes to fountains of foam, all our experiments are hands on fun!

  • 60 minutes

Booking Info

Badge programs are offered during the Centre’s regular open hours, as well as Monday to Thursday evenings between 6 pm and 8 pm. Bookings must be made a minimum of two weeks in advance.

Program fees are $7 per child, with a minimum charge of $35. Adult supervisors are included in this rate.

For more information, or if you would like to book a Badge program, please contact the Centre at 780-743-7167 ext. 241, or osdc.education@gov.ab.ca.



Last reviewed/revised: November 10, 2016