It looks like tonight’s broadcast will have to be postponed. Sorry for the delay, and look for a later announcement for details on when we’ll get a chance to talk about Summer Camp. Thank you for understanding, we’ll try to get this rescheduled as soon as possible.
Kevin Callan is the most famous camping and canoeing expert you’ve never heard of. Maybe expert isn’t really the word I am looking for; let’s call Kevin an enthusiast. When I think of an expert I think of someone with a great deal of experience and knowledge in a given subject who shares knowledge and expertise. An enthusiast, however, shares [...]
Next ScoutCircle April 14 9-10 PM EDT Kevin Callan is author of many guidebooks and a well-known Canadian canoe and camping enthusiast. Kevin’s newest book Dazed but Not Confused: Tales of a Wilderness Wanderer is a humorous and often poignant account of his adventures in the back country of Ontario’s most alluring wilderness areas as well as the twists and turns of [...]
An excerpt from the Troop Committee Guidebook, Chapter 4: The Troop Committee is the troop’s board of directors and supports the troop program. But you ask, “What does the troop committee do?” The troop committee does the following: Ensures that quality adult leadership is recruited and trained. In case the Scoutmaster is absent, a qualified [...]
This month we’ll welcome Frank Maynard to the ScoutCircle to talk about the Troop Committee. Frank is a Committee Chair for a troop of 65+ boys in Michigan, and is involved with committees at the Cub Scout and District levels as well. He is also the author of the blog Bobwhite’s Blather where he offers [...]
Next ScoutCircle in just over an hour! 9-10PM EST Join the ScoutCircle team and author of ‘The Scouting Party’ David Scott for a talk and questions and answer session about the founding of the Scouting movement and the B.S.A.
We are pleased to welcome author David Scott for a discussion of his book ‘The Scouting Party’ to our February ScoutCircle. February marks the anniversary of the founding of the Scouting movement. The official birthday is February 8, and the entire month of February is designated as Anniversary Month. The Scouting Party BY DAVID C. SCOTT [...]
The ScoutCircle hangout is a presentation and question and answer period with fellow Scouters across the country and around the world. The inaugural topic is the BSA’s new STEM/Nova program launched in 2012. This program is focused on developing the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) activities across the scouting program with materials and requirements [...]