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Winter Museum Overnight at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center

posted Jan 7, 2012, 7:43 AM by Amy Ritterbusch   [ updated Jan 7, 2012, 7:46 AM ]
Our winter overnight will be a trip to the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord, NH on Saturday, March 3, 2012. We will be participating with Cub Scout Packs 4 and 97 of Hopkinton. It is a great opportunity for scouts and parents to explore science and the humanities! Key details are listed below, including the website which has rules, a packing list, and an itinerary. We hope you can join us!

Key Details

Event: Overnight Campout at McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, 2 Institute Drive, Concord, NH 03301, Phone: 603-271-7827

Day/Date: Saturday, March 3, 2012

Dinner is not included. Please eat dinner before arriving.

Time: Arrival Time is between 6pm and 7pm (late arrivals are not encouraged and need to be communicated in advance in order for the doors to be unlocked to let you in)

Cost: $50 per person which is non-refundable after January 31, 2012 (payment will be collected at the Pinewood Derby - important to note that this trip is limited to a certain amount of people so those with payment in first will be first on list of participants.

Hands-on activities begin at 7pm

You cannot bring your own food

Food allergies need to communicated in advance (by February 15th) so the caterers can have appropriate alternatives for evening snack and breakfast which are provided.

Evening snack is typically granola bars, popcorn and juice

Everyone is up by 7am and out by 9:30am

The website for the Discovery Center is: There you will find directions and see document attached below for the rules, packing list and itinerary for our "Overnight Adventure Mission Plan."
Amy Ritterbusch,
Jan 7, 2012, 7:47 AM