Scout Program

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

ONLINE Scout Workshop: BSA Landscape Architecture

General Information:

This online workshop will cover the requirements for the BSA Landscape Architecture badge and a few extras! We do not provide the badge. Workshop size is limited.

Date of first online meeting is Thursday, August 6, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm

SCHEDULE:

  • Thurs. Aug. 6, 6:30 – 7:30 pm: An initial zoom meeting to introduce the badge work with all participants and at least 2 adults.
  • Aug. 7-Sep 2 :The scouts complete their work on their own.  They will receive links to videos and worksheets that we have produced or that are on YouTube including counting their pace, scale drawings, plant collection research and id, design of a landscape, and research of related careers. They could visit the Bellevue Botanical Garden during this time, since the Garden is open to the public.
  • Each scout will have at least one individual session online with the badge counselor to go over their work with the counselor and another adult (parent or volunteer).
  • Thurs. Sept. 3, 6:30-7:30 pm:  A final zoom meeting for all participants where they could share what they learned and meet a Landscape Architect or other related professional.

$12 per scout

Scout Days

In person Scout Days are currently on hiatus. Please check back for updates.

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.