Scout Programs

Due to COVID-19, group programming is temporarily suspended. Read the Garden’s message about reopening. and see options for visiting individually with timed tickets. Look for Children’s Garden group programming to return as soon as it is safe to do so.

Scout Programs

Looking for a fun, interactive trip for your scout troop?

Enjoy a 90-minute outdoor experience that will fulfill garden-related Girl Scout badges or Cub Scout adventure requirements and have your scouts engaged and inspired.

Girl Scout Programs

Daisy | Blue Bucket
Brownie | Bugs
Junior | Flowers
Junior | Gardener
Cadette | Trees

Cub Scout Programs

Webelos | Into the Woods
Bear | Fur, Feathers, and Ferns
Wolf | Grow Something
Tiger | Backyard Jungle

Dates are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Dates can be held up to 48 hours.

Our Group Information Guide for Scouts is required reading for any group booking a trip to the Garden. Please be sure to familiarize yourself with the entire document before booking your program.

Fees and Payment
  • $14 per scout
  • The minimum group fee is $140.
  • Group size is limited to 15 scouts.
  • 1 Garden admission per 5 scouts will be provided free of charge for adult chaperones.
  • Additional adults will be charged regular Garden admission ($13 per person).
  • Siblings may attend as participants (not recommended for ages under 5 years).
  • Minimum payment due seven business days prior to the program and final confirmation numbers with additional fees due two business days before the program.
  • Badge not included with program fee.

More Details

Programs are available on selected Saturdays, listed above, and must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. Please contact the Children’s Educator by email [email protected] or by phone at (804) 262-9887 x322 to inquire about available dates.