Girl scouts on slide in Childrens GardenFriday, April 14, 2023
5–7:30 p.m.

Open to all scouting organizations and scout families


  • $10/Child
  • $8/Adult

All St. Louis-area scouts are invited to this special, after-hours event at the Missouri Botanical Garden. This self-guided event includes

  • the opportunity to work on award work with Garden professionals (see award work available at bottom of this page) and complete self-guided requirements with your group
  • nature and STEM-based activity tables throughout the Garden, hosted by local STEM and conservation organizations.
  • free play in the Children’s Garden

Upon check-in, Scouts will receive a worksheet for their scout level that they will use to complete the award work listed below. Some requirements are self-guided, while some are to be completed with Garden staff at tables placed around the grounds.

This event will take place rain or shine.

One chaperone per five scouts is required.

Pre-registration is required and walk-ups will not be accepted.



Girl Scout Award Work Available

Daisy: Clover's Petal

Brownie: Senses
Requirements met: 1–3 & 5

Junior: Flowers
Requirements met: 2–4

Cadette: Outdoor Art Apprentice
Requirements met: 4 & 5

Cub Scout Award Work Available

Lion: Ready, Set, Grow

Tiger: My Tiger Jungle Adventure

Wolf: Finding Your Way
Requirements met: 1–3

Bear: Fur Feathers and Ferns Adventure
Requirements met: 1–3 & 6

Webelo: Into the Woods
Requirements met: 1–3 & 6

Scouts on Garden grounds