Girl Scout Saturdays

Girl Scouts GROWing Stronger

Join us at BRIT and the Fort Worth Botanic Garden for Girl Scout Saturdays!

Girl Scout Saturdays provide scouts the opportunity to complete badge requirements through experiential, nature based workshops. Please note: petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online. 

Click here to see our fall Girl Scout Saturday guide. 

Point of Contact

Kat Goldin

School Program Manager & Special Collection Librarian

Join us at BRIT and the Fort Worth Botanic Garden for Girl Scout Saturdays!

Girl Scout Saturdays provide scouts the opportunity to complete badge requirements through experiential, nature based workshops. Please note: petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online. 

Click here to see our fall Girl Scout Saturday guide. 

Upcoming Events

Introduction to Floral Design

Girl Scouts Growing Stronger Series with the Fort Worth Garden Club

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Why are plants important? 

Join us for this educational event where Girl Scouts can design and create live floral arrangements, learn about sustainability, and complete badge work! (This program will take place indoors.)

 Click here to learn more about the series. 

**Please note, petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online.** 

Event Details: 

  • Location: BRIT (1700 University Drive Fort Worth, TX 76107)
  • Parking: BRIT (Free)
  • Cost: $10/Scout
  • Age: Brownies - Ambassadors

Badges Scouts can earn: 

  • Brownies Journey: It's Your World - Change It!
  • Brownie Badges: Eco Friend & Outdoor Art Creator Part 1
  • Juniors Journey: It's Your World - Change It!
  • Juniors Badges: Gardener, Flowers, and Outdoor Art Explorer part 1
  • Cadettes Badges: Science of Happiness, Trailblazing, and Outdoor Art Apprentice part 1
  • Ambassador Badges: Outdoor Art Master part 1 & Eco Advocate part 1

Click here to register! 

Contact rlincoln@brit.org with any questions or concerns. 

Cutting and Pressing

Girl Scouts Growing Stronger Series with the Fort Worth Garden Club

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Click here to learn more about the series. 

November 16: 1:30 - 3:30 PM 

How do you clip flowers and why? 

Go on a greenhouse tour at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden and gather your flowers along the way! 

December 14: 1:30 - 3:30 PM 

What do you do with dried flowers? What do they look like up close? 

Investigate pressed flowers with our Scanning Electron Microscope and take home your floral arrangement! 

**Please note, petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online.** 

Event Details: 

  • Location: BRIT (1700 University Drive Fort Worth, TX 76107)
  • Parking: BRIT (Free)
  • Cost: $10/Scout
  • Age: Brownies - Ambassadors

Badges Scouts can earn: 

  • Brownies Journey: It's Your World - Change It!
  • Brownie Badges: Eco Friend & Outdoor Art Creator Part 1
  • Juniors Journey: It's Your World - Change It!
  • Juniors Badges: Gardener, Flowers, and Outdoor Art Explorer part 1
  • Cadettes Badges: Science of Happiness, Trailblazing, and Outdoor Art Apprentice part 1
  • Ambassador Badges: Outdoor Art Master part 1 & Eco Advocate part 1

Click here to register! 

Contact rlincoln@brit.org with any questions or concerns. 

Growing a Garden - Microgreens

Girl Scouts Growing Stronger Series with the Fort Worth Garden Club

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Click here to learn more about the series. 

What are medicinal plants?

  • January 11: 1:30 - 3:30 PM
  • February 8: 1:30 - 3:30 PM

Complete Girl Scout badge work while discovering a variety of purposes for plants and how you can grow them at home. Learners will take home a garden starter at both sessions! (Program takes place both indoors and outdoors)

**Please note, petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online.** 

Event Details: 

  • Location: BRIT (1700 University Drive Fort Worth, TX 76107)
  • Parking: BRIT (Free)
  • Cost: $10/Scout
  • Age: Brownies - Ambassadors

Click here to register! 

Contact rlincoln@brit.org with any questions or concerns. 

Ecosystem and You!

Girl Scouts Growing Stronger Series with the Fort Worth Garden Club

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What's happening around me? 

Click here to learn more about the series. 

Girl Scouts earn badge work while exploring natural systems and their needs. Scouts also get to investigate and create their very own take-home terrariums! Discounted Butterflies at the Garden tickets will be available at this event. 

**Please note, petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online.** 

Event Details: 

  • Location: BRIT (1700 University Drive Fort Worth, TX 76107)
  • Parking: BRIT (Free)
  • Cost: $10/Scout
  • Age: Brownies - Ambassadors

Click here to register! 

Contact rlincoln@brit.org with any questions or concerns. 

 

Fort Worth Garden Club Show: Youth Level Preparatory Sessions

Girl Scouts Growing Stronger Series with the Fort Worth Garden Club

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Click here to learn more about the series.

  • March 21: 1:30 - 3:30 PM
  • April 11: 1:30 - 3:30 PM

Girl Scouts earn badge work at these sessions while preparing for the Fort Worth Garden Show together!

**Please note, petals or badges are not available on site; they can be purchased at the GS store or online.** 

Event Details: 

  • Location: BRIT (1700 University Drive Fort Worth, TX 76107)
  • Parking: BRIT (Free)
  • Cost: FREE

Click here to register! 

Contact rlincoln@brit.org with any questions or concerns.