Online & In-Person Learning

Base Camp offers interactive online and in-person workshops for youth ages 6-17 with hundreds of workshops on topics they’re most interested in. Dig into the past with our Archaeology workshop, shoot for the stars in our Space Exploration workshop, or dive head first into our Oceanography workshop!

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Workshop Registration

Registration is simple and can be completed entirely online. Browse by location, age, and date to find the perfect workshop experience for your child.

Online Workshops

Journalism Merit Badge - Friday, January 27 & Friday, February 3 - 4-6pm EST Online by ABC

Salesmanship Merit Badge - Monday, January 30 & Wednesday, February 1 - 5-7pm EST Online by ABC

Game Design Merit Badge – Tuesday, January 31 – 4-7pm EST Online by NEBC

Chess Merit Badge – Wednesday, February 1 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Environmental Science Merit Badge - Monday, February 6 & Friday, February 10 - 4-6pm EST Online by ABC

Public Speaking Merit Badge – Tuesday, February 7 & Thursday, February 9 – 4-7pm EST Online by NEBC

Gardening Merit Badge – Tuesday, February 7 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Digital Technology Merit Badge - Tuesday, February 7 & Thursday, February 9 - 4-6pm EST Online by ABC

Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge – Wednesday, February 8 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Citizenship in Society Merit Badge – Tuesday, February 14 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Camping Merit Badge - Tuesday, February 14 & Thursday, February 16 - 4-6pm EST Online by ABC

American Heritage Merit Badge – Wednesday, February 15 – 4-7pm EST Online by NEBC

American Labor Merit Badge – Wednesday, February 15 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Genealogy Merit Badge - Wednesday, February 15 & Wednesday, February 22 - 4-6pm EST Online by ABC

Inventing Merit Badge – Tuesday, February 21 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Music Merit Badge – Wednesday, February 22 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Online Workshops

Reptile & Amphibian Merit Badge – Monday, February 27 & Wednesday, March 1 – 1-3pm EST Online by NEBC

Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge – Monday, February 27 – 10am-1pm EST Online by GBC

Basketry Merit Badge - Monday, February 27 & Friday, March 3 - 5-7pm EST Online by ABC

Sustainability Merit Badge - Tuesday, February 28 & Thursday, March 2 – 1-4pm EST Online by NEBC

Citizenship in the World Merit Badge - Tuesday, February 28 – 1-4pm EST Online by GBC

Law Merit Badge - Tuesday, February 28 & Thursday, March 2 - 5-7pm EST Online by ABC

Fingerprinting Merit Badge - Wednesday, March 1 - 4-7pm EST Online by ABC

Plant Science Merit Badge - Tuesday, March 7 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Athletics Merit Badge - Tuesday, March 7 - 4-7pm EST Online by ABC

Personal Fitness Merit Badge - Wednesday, March 8 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Citizenship in the Community Merit Badge - Monday, March 13 & Friday, March 17 - 5-7pm EST Online by ABC

Disabilities Awareness Merit Badge - Tuesday, March 14 - -7pm EST Online by GBC

Family Life Merit Badge - Wednesday, March 15 - 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge – Tuesday, March 21 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Personal Management Merit Badge - Wednesday, March 22 - 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Public Health Merit Badge - Tuesday, March 28 – 4-7pm EST Online by GBC

Music Merit Badge - Wednesday, March 29 - -7pm EST Online by GBC

In-Person Workshops

Yo-Yo Adventure - Saturday, February 4 – 12-1pm – Cranston, RI
Modular Design Adventure - Saturday, February 4 – 10am-12pm – Woburn, MA
Nuclear Science Merit Badge – Saturday, February 4 – 12-3pm – Woburn, MA
Art Merit Badge - Saturday, February 4 – 9am-12pm – Milton, MA
Pottery Merit Badge – Saturday, February 4 – 1-4pm – Milton, MA
Music Merit Badge - Saturday, February 4 - 8:30am-11:30am - Manchester, NH
Art Merit Badge - Saturday, February 4 - 8:30am-11:30am - Manchester, NH
Theater Merit Badge - Saturday, February 4 - 12:30pm-3:30pm - Manchester, NH
Sculpture Merit Badge - Saturday, February 4 - 12:30pm-3:30pm - Manchester, NH
Chess Merit Badge - Saturday, February 11 – 1-4pm – Milton, MA
Wilderness First Aid - Saturday, February 18 8a-6p & Sunday, February 19 8a-1p - Milton, MA
Woodwork Merit Badge – Tuesday, February 21 – 10am-4pm – Woburn, MA
Family Life Merit Badge – Tuesday, February 21 – 4-6pm – Woburn, MA
Fire Building - Tuesday, February 21 - 10am-1pm - Cranston, RI
Lumberjack Day - Wednesday, February 22 - 10am-1pm - Cranston, RI
Campfire Baking - Wednesday, February 22 - 1-3pm - Cranston, RI
Personal Management Merit Badge – Thursday, February 23 – 10am-1pm – Woburn, MA
Painting Merit Badge – Thursday, February 23 – 1-4pm – Woburn, MA
Rank Knots – Saturday, March 4 – 10am-12pm – Woburn, MA
Gardening Merit Badge - Saturday, March 4 – 12-3pm – Woburn, MA
Art Merit Badge - Saturday, March 18 – 10am-1pm – Woburn, MA
Yo-Yo Adventure - Saturday, April 1 – 12-1pm – Cranston, RI
Wilderness First Aid - Saturday, April 15 8a-6p & Sunday, April 16 8a-1p - Milton, MA

Fun, and Then Some!

While having fun is a priority, our team works around the clock to ensure your children walk away with an experience that lasts a lifetime. We believe that hands-on learning in an inclusive environment allows youth to build core skills, form lasting bonds, and prepare them for the future.

Keeps kids active
all summer

Connects youth
to nature

Boosts self esteem
& independence

Instills core
leadership skills

Creates new
friendships

Develops interest for
future careers