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Boy Scouts

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is proud to support Boy Scouts in central Ohio with fun, hands-on activities designed around scout adventures.

Programs (below) are 90 minute lessons including hands-on activities, a take home component (depending on program) and completion of all steps of program adventure. Conservatory admission is included with program fee during regular business hours (daily from 10am-5pm).

The maximum number of participants 25 scouts and 10 leaders per program. All accompanying leaders and parents are required to pay the program fee.

Space is limited and programs are designed for specific age groups and scout adventures, we kindly ask for no siblings or tagalongs. Thank you for your understanding! We invite these individuals to explore the outdoor grounds or the Conservatory (with admission fee) until program is completed.

Programs

Wolf Scouts
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 3–5pm Grow Something Hey Wolf Scouts, come grow something at the Conservatory! Almost all plants on Earth grow from seeds! Discover how seeds travel to become new plants and venture through the Conservatory’s unique environment. Plant seeds and create a terrarium to take home. Wolves will complete all five steps of their Grow Something Elective Adventure. Location: The Wells Barn
Cost: $12 per scout/leader/participant
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Thursday, March 28, 2018, 6–7:30pm Grow Something Hey Wolf Scouts, come grow something at the Conservatory! Almost all plants on Earth grow from seeds! Discover how seeds travel to become new plants and venture through the Conservatory’s unique environment. Plant seeds and create a terrarium to take home. Wolves will complete all five steps of their Grow Something Elective Adventure. Location: American Electric Power Foundation Education Pavilion
Cost: $12 per scout/leader/participant
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Bear Scouts
Tiger Scouts
Saturday, February 3, 2018, 10–11:30am Stories in Shapes Hey Tigers, did you know that the Conservatory is a great place to view art and practice your art skills? Take a walking tour through the Conservatory’s art collection, including glass works of Dale Chihuly and our featured gallery artist. Create your own art piece to take home and enjoy. Tigers will complete all steps of their Stories in Shapes Elective Adventure. Location: Conservatory Meeting Rooms A/B
Cost: $10 per scout/leader/participant
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