Scout Workshops at Shaw Nature Reserve

Girl Scout crossing streamScout Workshops are a great opportunity for scouts to sign up individually or with your Scout group!

Workshops are listed in chronological order.

  • Pricing varies, please view the workshops below for the associated fee.
  • Chaperone ratio: 1 chaperone is included per registered scout; 1 chaperone per 5 scouts required.
Scheduling and Registration:
  • Register online by using the link provided with each individual workshop description. Payment is due by credit card at the time of registration.
  • When registering a large troop or den, memberships only apply to Scouts within that family of that member. Groups must pay the public price for the remainder of the Scouts. Please contact with questions.
  • Scouts MUST pre-register.
  • New badge workshops are scheduled on an ongoing basis, so check back for new offerings often!
  • Siblings are not permitted, as these programs are designed for one on one interactions in order to provide the best possible experience for your scouts. Please make arrangements for them to enjoy the Garden or Reserve while your program is taking place, and meet up with them at the conclusion of the program.

Questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page. If you need further assistance, contact the Scout Programs Instructor at or (314) 577-9473 x 76357.

Girls looking at plants Citizen Science Workshop during the City Nature Challenge
For all scouts
Friday, April 24, 2020, 6–8 p.m.
At Shaw Nature Reserve
Fee per scout: $12/public; $10/member; price includes one chaperone per registered scout

Become a citizen scientist! Learn how regular people can help scientists conduct research to make the world a better place. Scouts will explore Shaw Nature Reserve’s Brush Creek and collect data for citizen science project “Stream Selfie”. Scouts will also learn how to use iNaturalist to make observations and track biodiversity in our region during the worldwide City Nature Challenge competition! This program will be conducted in coordination with the “Think Like a Citizen Scientist” Girl Scout Journey. Scouts will receive a Shaw Nature Reserve patch for participating. Please bring your mobile smart phone to take photos and collect data.