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The Lewis and Clark District of the Pony Express Council is excited to be hosting the 2020 Missouri Western State University Merit Badge College on Saturday, March 14. The cost to attend is $20 per Scout and $8 per adult, and this includes all program supplies, a patch, and lunch provided in the Blum Student Union cafeteria.

Registration has been extended to run through 2/24.

The following merit badges are being taught. Each Scout may register for 1 AM class and 1 PM class, and unless otherwise noted each merit badge is being taught once in the morning and then once in the afternoon.

Animal Science Murphy 201
Art Potter 207
Citz Community Spratt 201
Citz Nation Spratt 203
Citz World Spratt 205
Communications Murphy 109
Digital Tech Murphy 106 Computer Lab
Electricity Murphy 113
Electronics Spratt 214
Emergency Prep Murphy 105
Engineering Murphy 205
Environment Science (all day) Murphy 108
Family Life Murphy 110
Fingerprinting (AM only) Spratt 216
Fire Safety Spratt 109 Fire Truck in Blum Lot
First Aid (all day) Murphy 103
Law (AM only) Murphy 112
Personal Fitness Looney 226 & WBalcony
Personal Mngmt (all day) Murphy 104
Traffic Safety (PM only) Spratt 216

Here is the list of suggested prerequisites for each merit badge. Please encourage your Scouts to visit with the counselors while in class to verify which requirements are or are not completed. Scouts who take the time to complete preprequisite work or preparation of assignments for merit badges will contribute to a more fun and productive merit badge class for everyone.

For all badges, please read the merit badge pamphlet.

Animal Science 4 and 6
Art 5 and 6
Citizenship in the Community 2, 3, 4, 7 and 8
Citizenship in the Nation 2, 3, 6 and 8
Citizenship in the World 3 and 7
Communications 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8
Digital Technology 1, 6 and 9
Electricity 2, 5, 8 and 9
Electronics 2
Emergency Preparedness 1, 2, 6, 7 and 9
Engineering 1, 2, 5 and 6
Environmental Science 1, 3 and 4
Family Life 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6
Fingerprinting none
Fire Safety 6, 11 and 12
First Aid 5
Law 4, 6 and 7
Personal Fitness 1, 6, 7 and 8
Personal Management 1, 2, 5 and 9
Trafic Safety 5