Re: Patrol Cooking at Summer Camp
Gino Lucrezi (lucrezi@DSIAQ1.ING.UNIVAQ.IT)
Sat, 5 Jun 1993 17:23:26 +0000
> I have heard many leaders (particularly since moving to the Calumet council)
> who were very opposed to patrol style cooking at camp. Most times they cite
> the ammount of time used cooking meals. Having attended both types of camps
> (dining hall & patrol style), I will say this is not true. True the scouts do
> not have as much time for their merit badge homework, but with advance
> preparation, you can aleviate that problem.
But then, you don't just do MB preparation at camp, do you?
It's true that cooking needs time, but I think that it is one of the
better ways to use it at a scout camp.
Boys and girls learn to care for themselves, and learn that it *is* a
hassle.. so they may undestand something about their parent's efforts
Gino Lucrezi @ Universita` "V. Rivera" - L'Aquila - Italy
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