Calling all Scouts! Triton College and BSA Present Merit Badge College Dec. 9

Boy Scouts, Venturers and Explorers are invited to participate in Triton College and the Boy Scouts of America’s ‘Merit Badge College,’ where they will have the opportunity to earn two merit badges in one day.

Participants will earn merit badges after successfully completing classes taught by Triton College professors in topics including astronomy, architecture, chemistry, energy, electronics, public speaking, robotics, space exploration and more.

Merit Badge College will take place Dec. 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Triton College, located at 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove. The fee to attend Merit Badge College is $50 per scout.

Attendees must wear Class A scout uniforms (no troop t-shirts) and  bring their own lunch.

Participants can register online to attend Merit Badge College at (registration closes Nov. 20).