Scout Groups

We offer both custom and scheduled workshops.  


To request a custom program for your group, call the Nature Center at 817.491.6333.  The BJNC staff person will send you a form to complete and return with contact names and number, tentative dates, and tentative program needs.  The program leader will contact you to confirm the date and program needs. Program fees are due at the Nature Center office or by phone with credit card prior to the scheduled workshop.

Girl Scout Badge Workshops

During the transition to new Girl Scout Journeys and badges, please e-mail for more specifics on Girl Scout programs.  See above process for scheduling.  


Cub Scout Achievement and Elective Workshops

BJNC offers Cub Scout Tiger, Wolf and Bear programs "custom" programs.

Dens are encouraged to sign up together. See above process for scheduling. 


Cub Scout Photography Workshop / Boy Scout Photography Merit Badge Workshop

Available upon request.  Plan a den or troop workshop and participate in the 2013 Bob Jones Nature Center Photography Contest.  Workshop participants receive a discount on entries. For more information about the Contest, go to BJNC Photo Contest.  For more information, contact


CUB SCOUT BADGE WORKSHOPS scheduled for Winter/Spring 2013

These 2-hour workshops help Cub Scout Webelos earn their badge. Cub Scouts can sign up individually or as a den.  Dens are encouraged to sign up together.

Location: Bob Jones Nature Center & Preserve
Instructor: Elaine Parry,
Size: Min 5 - Max 20
Cost: $8

For the workshops listed below, register through the City of Southlake HERE.


Saturday, February 9 10:00am - 12:00pm Naturalist
Saturday, March 9 10:00am - 12:00pm Geologist
Saturday, April 6 10:00am - 12:00pm Forester




BJNC Highlights

Below is an excerpt from a recent feature in the Star-Telegram entitled, "Social Eyes: Naturally Sweet under the stars is Nov. 1st."

"Picture this: Delicious tastings from fab local top chefs, a gorgeous outdoor setting under the evening sky, live entertainment, star gazing, a lovely silent auction display and a crowd buzzing with enjoyment. What is it? The Naturally Sweet fundraiser on Nov. 1 benefiting the Bob Jones Nature Center in Southlake."

For the entire story, please visit:


CEAD Camp 2014

View photos from camp!

Naturally Sweet 6 is the Event of the Year! Find out more here.

Signage coming to Bluebird Trail thanks to Leadership Southlake! Check out this video to learn more.

NBC 5 aired a story on Talk Street about Bob Jones and the Nature Center in celebration of Black History Month on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 5:00 PM.
Here's a link to the related print story.

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