Scout Program

Come and work on scout badges and achievement requirements at the Botanical Garden

Scout Day, September 2018

When: Saturday, September 29, 2018.
MORNING SESSION: 9am to 12pm.  AFTERNOON SESSION: 1-4pm
(note, there is no Boy Scout afternoon session)

Who: Webelos, Boy Scouts, Junior Girl Scouts & Cadette Girl Scouts. Registration is by individual scout and not by troop/den.

What: Scouts will choose stations to visit. Landscape Architecture Badge (Boy Scouts); Into the Wood, Walkabout, and Into the Wild achievements (Webelos); Gardening Badge (Junior Girl Scouts); Tree Badge (Cadette Girl Scouts)

Where: Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, WA 98005.

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

How: REGISTRATION FOR AUTUMN SCOUT DAY IS NOW CLOSED.

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.

Maximum number of spaces that may be purchased is 7. If  you wish to send more scouts than that, please consider scheduling a private scout workshop, which would be a better value for your group. Contact Kate Sorensen  for more information. 

Waiting List & Questions

If you would like to be placed on the waiting list for full sessions, if you have adults or older scouts that would like to volunteer at the event, or if you have questions, email Kate Sorensen.

Private Scout Workshops

Private Scout workshops are currently being offered on a limited basis as we continue to develop this program. Please email Kate Sorensen to organize a private badge workshop at the Garden for your den or troop.