Re: NOAC *Internet Scouter*/Scouts-L Meeting
Richard E. Burton (BURTON@MINNIE.ACS.WMICH.EDU)
Fri, 12 Aug 1994 09:02:05 -0400
> Dr. Steve and I have been trying to collect "places to go"
> booklets, but admittely, many of the booklets are just reprints of
> previous years' booklets and not much effort has went into updating it
> and reflecting current places to go camping. Each Order of the Arrow
> Lodge, in order to compete for the Founder's Award, must submit a
> "Where to Go" booklet as part of their overall program.
Does anyone have Dr. Steve's snail-mail address? Our lodge just
published a 58 page where to go camping book (I received my copy
Tuesday). If I can get two more copies, I'll mail them to Dr. Steve and
> This then led us to talk about the number of Councils that are left
> under the BSA's drawdown program. I was told that we're down to a
> little over 380; Mike McDonald says that ProSpeak this month says
> we're down to 353. Shows you that Mike Walton is *not* always right!
> There were some discussion on other Councils which are merging
> presently or consolidating programs as a result.
The number of lodges as quoted at "meet the man" was 374 (one more than
our lodge number). But the number of councils is around 353. This is
becuase they give lodges a little extra time to merge.
Richard Burton Email Richard.Burton@wmich.edu
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