The San Francisco Zoo offers a unique setting for Bay Area Girl Scouts to complete patch and Journey requirements. Working on a patch or Journey not covered by one of our existing programs? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll customize a program to meet your needs!
Daisy Garden Party
The San Francisco Zoo is excited to help you along your It's Your Story - Tell It! Journey for Daisies. In this 1.5 hour workshop, Daisies will complete parts of Sessions 1 and 2 of the Journey. Pre- and post-class materials will be provided to the troop leader to complete the remaining segments in troop meetings. A special animal encounter, zoo admission, and parking is included in the registration fee. Cost: $25 per participant.
Wonders of Water Keeper Caper for Brownies
During this thrilling "Keeper Caper" Brownies will explore Session 1 of the It's Your Planet - Love It: Wonders of Water Journey. As Brownies collect clues to a zoo mystery they will learn about water, why it is important to all living things, and why it is important to conserve it. An animal encounter, zoo admission, and parking are included in the registration fee. Twilight programs allow you to see the Zoo in a different light! Cost: $30 per participant.
Adapt and Play for Brownies
Discover amazing animal adaptations through play and experiments! Brownies will explore the new Elinor Friend Playground, learning through movement and play how animals are adapted to their environments. Later, the discovery continues through hands-on experiments illustrating animal adaptations. An animal encounter, zoo admission, and parking are included in the registration fee. Cost: $30 per participant.
Animal Behavior Badge for Juniors and Older Girl Scouts
Older girls will love this introduction to the study of animal behavior—a critical practice for expert care of Zoo animals! An easy-to-use pre-workshop activity will help prepare Girl Scouts for a morning and afternoon of discovery and connection as they observe and record real data on Zoo animal behavior using iPads. Combining science and technology, girls will learn what it takes to be an animal scientist. A special Animal Behavior certificate will be presented to each participating Scout at the conclusion of the program along with her research findings. Don’t ‘miss this opportunity to have fun connecting to wildlife through technology and science! Pack a low– or no-waste lunch to enjoy during the program. Cost: $40 per participant.