Scouts Merit Badge

Cirque de Vol now offers a Circus Merit Badge programming for various circus arts including Aerial Arts, fitness, juggling and more! (ages 5+)
Hand on Learning, Hands-on Fun!

A Scouts Merit badge is a great way for your child to build a healthy, focused and empowered foundation for physical fitness and health  -all while getting to explore creative movement in a safe and empowering atmosphere! Circus arts build confidence, encourage creative self-expression, teach responsibility, poise, teamwork, and self-discipline. Anything your child can imagine, they can become! No previous experience is required to perform under the Big Top!

Scouts Aerial Arts Merit Badge

Does your child delight in dancing, swingsets, and climbing trees? Does she/he love to swing, spin, twirl or hang upside down? Scouts Aerial Arts Merit Badge program provides all of this and more, through creative exploration of the aerial silks and low hanging trapeze. The aerial silks is a fun fabric apparatus that students can climb and wrap themselves in. Your child will learn to fly and dance creatively up in the air! Students will also increase strength and flexibility as they are taught basic hangs, climbs, locks, inversions. Class time includes basic yoga warm-ups, conditioning games on the silks, instruction of skills and poses.

Youth Circus Arts Benefits:

  • increases feelings of self-achievement and self-worth increase
  • a fun, creative and unique way to exercise
  • increased balance and coordination
  • develops problem-solving skills
  • boosts self-esteem
  • improves attention span and focus
  • teaches planning and strategy

Schedule a Scouts Circus Merit Badge class by emailing