Heartland Tree Alliance Academy

October 29 & November 5

We’re teaming up with Heartland Tree Alliance for a day of learning and community service. Join us on October 29 or November 5 as we dig in to make a difference and earn the Forestry Merit Badge at the same time.

  • Where: Blue Valley Park in Kansas City, MO (near 23rd and Topping Avenue).
  • When: October 29 or November 5 (Scouts attend only one date). Rain date: November 12.
  • Who: For Boy Scouts, Venturers and Varsity Scouts only.
  • Why: Participating Scouts will earn the Forestry Merit Badge and earn 3 community service hours.  
  • Cost: Free. Scouts will receive a snack prior to the tree planting activity.

Reservations are limited to the first 75 Scouts for each date. Scouts are asked to wear long pants and closed toe shoes. Bring a re-usable water bottle. All tree planting tools will be provided.


8:30 am
- Registration

9:00 am - Educational Sessions

10:45 am - Tree Planting Demonstration

11:00 am - Tree Planting Activity

12:15 pm - Program Wrap Up