Experience the great outdoors, wildlife education, and fun scouting programs at the Brandywine Zoo!
Join us with your troop or pack for one of our fun Scout Day events. These events, held twice a year, offer girl and boy scouts the opportunity to work toward badge requirements for a variety of animal, nature, and outdoors-focused badges! Or, join us for one of our new scout workshops!
Scout Day at the Brandywine Zoo
Saturday, March 29, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
The Brandywine Zoo presents an event designed for Tiger Cubs, Wolf Cubs, Bear Cubs, Webelos, Daisies, Brownies, and Junior Girl Scouts. Work toward badge requirements, while participating in fun games, crafts, and activities! Brandywine Zoo patches will be available for purchase. This is an outdoor event so please dress for the weather. Pre-registration required by March 24.
Fee: $10/person, includes scouts, parents, siblings, and additional leaders. One leader free for every 15 scouts registered.
Click here to register for Scout Day.
Check back soon for our Fall 2014 date! This event is usually the first weekend of November.
Girl Scout Workshops
Girl Scout Program: Animals and Me
Sunday, April 6, 9:30am - 12:30pm
From mild to wild, different animals have different needs. Learn about what animals make better pets than others, and how to best care for them! Girls will also have the opportunity to learn about how we take care of our zoo animals and meet some up close. Program includes live animal encounters, zoo tour, and a take home craft. Location: Brandywine Zoo, program meets in the Education Building, across the street from the main entrance. Registration required no later than 12:00 p.m. Thursday, April 3.
Please contact DNREC_Parks_ZooPrograms@state.de.us for registration information. Note: program Min 10/Max 30. Program meets most requirements for the Daisies 3 Cheers for Animals Birdbath Award and the Brownies Pets badge.
Fee: $12/girl, includes Brandywine Zoo patch and admission for the day. Additional parents/chaperones must pay $5 zoo admission.