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Citizenship in the World Merit Badge

Schedule and location

Thornhill Education Center

  • Section A: Two Sundays, December 6, 2020 and Sunday, January 3, 2021, 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.  Register now
  • Section B: Two Sundays, January 31, 2021 and February 28, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Register now

Fees and registration

$35.00 member
$42.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)

BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 or to be waitlisted (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course description

Learn what it takes to be a good citizen in the world. Compare the rights we have in the United States with the rights of two other countries.  Study these two countries and explore their natural resources and effects on the global economy. Homework is necessary between classes.

Course number



education program guide

Course details

  • Notes: Homework is required between sessions. This class is designed for boy scouts working on their merit badge requirements. Limit 14. Open to ages 11-17.
  • Required Reading: Citizenship in the World Merit Badge Booklet

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