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Discovery World [edit]
500 N. Harbor Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 765-9966
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Discovery World at Pier Wisconsin is a non-profit organization located on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan, and is committed to educational, cultural, and environmental development.
 
Upcoming events

Oct. 23, 2014
Engineer Webelos Activity Badge

Construct a working circuit, design a floor plan, and build your own catapult while working towards the Engineer Badge. Scouts will learn about simple machines and hear about the many different careers in engineering.

Oct. 24, 2014
Boy Scout Energy Merit Badge

Do you know what vampire energy is? Learn about it and how the US produces power as you earn your Energy Merit Badge. Explore Discovery World’s nuclear reactor, model wind turbines, and human hamster wheels. Come see where your energy comes from and where it is going! Scouts must complete the following requirement prior to coming to the workshop in order to get their Blue Card signed: Requirement #4. Please bring proof of completed requirement to workshop.

Oct. 24, 2014
Boy Scout Photography Merit Badge

Scouts will learn to shoot like the professionals and will leave Discovery World a confident photographer. Learn the basics of cameras and photography, take photo shoots around Discovery World, and then learn how to edit your photos in Photoshop®. Scouts are encouraged to bring their own cameras, but are not required.

Oct. 24, 2014
Haunted Mystery: Ghost Ship

Become a suspect or a sleuth in an interactive mystery aboard Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Dress up as a denizen of the Gilded Age, attending a soiree in the year 1901 aboard the wealthy merchant vessel, the Denis Sullivan. Investigate clues throughout the party, plus plenty of mix-and-mingle sleuthing as you try to discover (or conceal) the identity of the thief.

Oct. 25, 2014
Boy Scout Weather Merit Badge

Are you a storm chaser? Have you ever wondered what causes wind, rain, hail, and lightning? In this workshop, Scouts will perform experiments to understand just how scientific weather really is. Scouts will start Requirement #8a during the workshop and will need to complete their weather log; email or mail it in after completing the full requirement. Please email weather log to scouts@discoveryworld.org or mail it to Discovery World, Attn: Scouts, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53202.



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