2017 Arrowhead Merit Badge Academy


 Arrowhead Merit Badge Academy

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Calhoun Community College - Decatur Campus (Click for Map)

Harris Hall (Building 16).  Turn East from US-31 onto Airport Road. Take first road to the left to Harris Hall   (Campus Map)


On-line registration is now closed.  Walk-Up registration will be available Saturday morning at 7:30 AM


Walk- Up Registration Cost: $15  (Includes patch only; Scout must provide his own lunch)


 The following merit badges will be available for walk-up registration:


American Labor, Animal Science, Architecture, Art, Astronomy/Space Exploration ($15 additional fee), Automotive Maintenance, Aviation, Cit-Nation, Collections, Communications, Digital Technology, Disabilities Awareness, Emergency Prepardness, Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Fish & Wildlife Management, Genealogy, Orienteering, Personal Management, Photography, Robotics, Textiles, and Weather



Merit Badge Academy Information Packet


Notes for Adult Leaders:

1.  Several of the merit badges have pre-requisites which must be done in advance in order to complete the merit badge at Merit Badge Academy.  Please click here to learn the pre-requisites and share them with your Scouts.

2.  Cub Scout Shooting Sports Training will be offered in conjunction with Merit Badge Academy.  For more information, click here.

3. Some merit badges include a field trip.  Transportation will be provided, but a signed permission form is required.  Check the pre-requisites to determine if a permission form is required, and if so download the form here and make sure it is completed and with the Scout on arrival at Merit Badge Academy.