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Boy Scout Badge Day: Plant Science

August 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This program provides a structured curriculum for boy scouts to earn various merit badges.

August topic: Plant Science (pre #8 option 3 F1 tree inventory) 

Pre #8 Option 3 F1

  1. Complete EACH of these requirements:
    Tree Inventory
    -Identify the trees of your neighborhood or a park or section of your town.
    -Collect, press, and label leaves, flowers, or fruits to document your inventory.
    -List the types of trees by scientific name and give common names. Note the number and size (diameter at 4 feet above ground) of   trees observed and determine the largest of each species in your study area.
    -Lead a walk to teach others about trees and their value, OR write and distribute materials that will help others earn about trees.

Full Schedule Boy Scout Badge Days 2017

$30 per scout
$25 per member
Group discounts available for 6 more
Parents are welcome to stay, but will need to pay Park admission. Advanced registration and payment are required.

Please bring:
Good walking shoes
All supplies, blue cards, and worksheets are provided.

Please call 309-676-0998 ext 312 to reserve your spot today.


August 4, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Forest Hall