Merit Badge Fair

October 14, 2017

LDS Church at Deacon and Welch
2814 Welsh, College Station, TX 77845

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Boy Scout Merit Badge Fair is an opportunity for Boy Scouts or Venturers, of any rank, to work on one or two merit badges. All Scouts are required to bring signed blue cards in order to work on merit badges. Merit badges offered:

  • First Aid
  • Personal Fitness
  • Family Life
  • Citizenship of the Community
  • Citizenship of the Nation
  • Citizenship of the World
  • Traffic Safety
  • Personal Management
  • Environmental Science
  • Veterinary Medicine
merit badge sash


Registration is $5 and covers pizza for lunch.  Check-in begins at 7:30 am. Each course lasts two hours with the exception of First Aid which is a four-hour course. Every Scout can take up to two classes with the exception of First Aid. 

Please register as soon as possible.  The classes will be filled on a first come basis.  Choose four merit badge courses in order of preference.  If one of your first two choices fills up, we will take from your 3rd or 4th choice.​

Registration opens in August.

What to Bring

Scouts should arrive early and must bring:

Scouting Safely

Safety is Your Responsibility posterThe BSA's Commitment to Safety is ongoing and we want you to know that the safety of our youth, volunteers, staff, and employees cannot be compromised. BSA Guide to Safe Scouting policies must be followed and all participants must follow youth protection guidelines at all Scouting events. Highlights include:

  • Two-deep leadership on all outings required.  
  • No one-on-one contact between adults and youth members. 
  • The buddy system should be used at all times. 
  • Discipline must be constructive.

Youth Protection Guidelines     Guide to Safe Scouting     Enterprise Risk Management


For questions, contact or the district activities chair.