Monthly Archives: May 2008

Picture of the Week

The Leave no Trace Campsite of Troop 664 at Camporee 2008.

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Camporee ’08

Camporee ’08 is now in the books and I would say that we accomplished our goal of having fun. This year the Scouts decided that Top Troop may not be in their grasp. Skill levels are improving and the Patrols … Continue reading

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Regaining focus

Every once in awhile we all need to step back and regain our focus. In the context of Scouting, some [adult] leaders tend to forget why they are here and what they are here for.For new leaders it is important … Continue reading

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Show 10

A discussion about the Webelos to Scout Transition. I am posting Show #10 a bit early as I will be at Camporee this weekend and want to keep the weekly podcast on time.This show discusses points about the Webelos to … Continue reading

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Mothers Day 2008

“A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.”–Irish Proverb Happy Mothers Day!and Happy Scouting!

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The Scoutmaster Minute Show #9

Discussion on the Role of the Scoutmaster as it applies to Assistant Scoutmasters, The PLC, and Scoutmaster conferences.In this show we discuss some ideas on how to best utilize Assistant Scoutmasters and the role the Scoutmaster plays in the Patrol … Continue reading

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Merit Badges and the Summer Camp program

Some view Summer camp as an event to earn merit badges. While the merit badge program is a part of the Summer camp program, it is not the objective of summer camp. Summer camp is an opportunity for the Scouts … Continue reading

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