Bellevue Botanical Garden


SCOUT PROGRAM at the Bellevue Botanical Garden!
Come and work on scout badges and achievement requirements at the Botanical Garden!


Who: Girl Scouts 4th-8th grade and Webelos and Boy Scouts. Please register individually and not as a troop.

What:  Scouts will choose stations to visit and tours to go on. Some of the topics include: seeds and planting, flowers, insects, and Leave No Trace.

WhereAaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, WA 98005. Please check-in at the Education Center when you arrive.

When: Saturday, October 7, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

How: Sorry, Scout Day is full. For information about future Scout Days, or to request a Badge Workshop, please email Kate Sorensen.

Cost:  $12 per scout. Adult chaperones are free.

Questions? Email Kate Sorensen if you have questions or have adults or older scouts that would like to volunteer at the event.



Other info:

  • Bring your own lunch/snacks.
  • Scouts must be accompanied by an adult or follow their scout adult-child safety ratios. Suggested ratio is 1:4. This is not a drop-off event.
  • Scouts will receive a BB Garden Fun Patch. Earned official badges, achievements are not included.

For Girl Scouts we will offer the Junior Gardening Badge and the Junior Flowers Badge as well as the Cadette Tree badge.

For Webelos and Boy Scouts we will offer parts of the following achievements: Into the Wood, Walkabout, Into the Wild, and the Landscape Architecture Merit Badge.

NOTE: The Spring 2018 Scout Day will focus on younger Scouts, grades K-3rd. Date: April 21, 2018.


Other Scout workshops are currently being offered on a limited, by donation basis as we get started with this program. Please email Kate Sorensen to organize a badge workshop at the garden for your den or troop. The tentative plan is to start offering regular workshops where individuals and groups of scouts can register and attend.


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The Bellevue Botanical Garden is a successful partnership between the City of Bellevue Parks and Community Services and the nonprofit Bellevue Botanical Garden Society.

The Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, WA 98005
(425) 452-2750