Lion Pulleys, Levers, and Wedges! Oh My!

Learn about the six different types of simple machines, go on a scavenger hunt and identify the simple machines on the farm. Discover how these machines make life easier for us everyday and how they have been used for hundreds of years! Finally, design your own simple machine in our design lab! This program can include a snack and story time. Fulfills requirements for Lion Gizmos and Gadgets Elective Adventure.


Program Availability: Sundays: 2pm-4pm, Saturdays: 10am-4pm, Weekdays: 3pm-5pm

Program Length: 90 minutes

Program Fee: $10.00 per scout; leaders in uniform are free; $6.00 per additional adult

These programs must be scheduled a minimum of two weeks in advance and require a minimum of 10 participants. When a troop has fewer than 10 members, leaders may join with another troop or invite non-scout peers to participate in programs. A 50% deposit of program cost is required at the time of booking. Balance is due the day of the program.

Book this Program:

Please contact Hannah Gaston, Education Coordinator, at or call 908-527-0400