The Central Florida Zoo offers Girl Scouts unique opportunities to earn their badges.
In this badge workshop, participants will earn their Clover petal by completing the badge requirements through stories, crafts, up-close animal encounters, and a tour around the Zoo. Your group will learn how they and the Zoo can use resources wisely.
This badge workshop allows Girl Scouts to earn their Rosie petal through storytelling, arts and crafts, animal encounters, and a special tour around the Zoo. Your group will find out how each of us can make a difference and the world a better place.
Earn a new badge with a better understanding of what makes an animal wild or domestic, and what it takes to care for them. Troops will see sample diets, meet animals in the classroom, tour the Zoo and help make an enrichment that will be given to one of the Zoo’s animals.
In this badge workshop, troop members will learn about animal senses and discover how extraordinary they are. Through hands-on activities, animal encounters and a Zoo tour, groups will learn how animals use their senses to survive in their habitats.
Explore the world of bugs and learn why they are so important to the well-being of our planet. With hands-on activities, animal meetings and a tour of our Insect Zoo, get ready to meet some of the world’s coolest crawlers.
Gather your troop and spend some time in the Zoo’s Botanical Gardens, learning what every plant needs to survive and thrive. Explore plants native to Florida and how they can be used to create a garden in your very own backyard that’s suitable and safe for Florida’s wildlife.
Investigate different habitats and the animals that live there through hands-on activities, animal encounters, and a Zoo tour. Troops will learn different ways they can help save endangered species and the unique environments they live in.
Cost: $15 per person, minimum of 10 people required (includes Scouts and adults). Price includes Zoo admission and choice of program. One adult per five Scouts is free. Only Scouts and chaperones may attend the program. Other guests may pay regular admission and enjoy the Zoo.
Time: Approximately 2 hours
Availability: Saturdays / September through May
Reservations Required Two Weeks in Advance
Call: 407-323-4450 ext. 123