Re: Kind Eyes/Akela's Council
Jean W. Peterson (JWPETERS@MACC.WISC.EDU)
Fri, 17 Mar 1995 14:58:00 CST
>From: IN%"SCOUTS-L@TCUBVM.BITNET" "SCOUTS-L Youth Groups Discussion List"
>To: Multiple recipients of list SCOUTS-L <SCOUTS-L@TCUBVM.BITNET>
>Subject: Kind Eyes/Akela's Council
>Just an announcement on behalf of a lurker on this list:
>Quivira Council, in Wichita, Kansas, will be holding our annual Kind
>Eyes/Akela's Council training on April 21-22. This is an overnight,
>outdoor training experience for Cub Scout Leaders. Cost is $8 and you are
>not required to attend the Friday night activities, which will include a
>Cracker Barrel and an orientation for the selected Den Leaders.
>Now, a bit on the name......years ago, in the days of Den Mothers and make
>"Akelas", our council had an outdoor training that was called Akela's
>Council. It was for the MALE Cubmasters. The female Den Leaders voiced
>some concerns, so Kind Eyes was set up as a counterpart for the ladies.
>Eventually the two events were combined into one. This training in
>similar to DOE(Den Leader Outdoor Experience) Training that exists in some
>other councils. "Trainees" will be divided into Dens and will experience
>the training as a Den.
>If you would like further info, write me or Linda
>Wright(Linda@shocker.ee.twsu.edu)...she is the lurker on here and is
>responsible for the promotion of the event. She was also last years event
>Cub RT Commissioner
>'95 Pow Wow Chair
>DL Coach, Kind Eyes/Akela's Council
If you are still lurking ;-) I want to wish you the best of luck with
this event. This is something that I have been thinking about
starting in our council (Four Lakes - Madison, WI). Would you mind
sending me your course outline or your publicity flier? How many
do you expect to attend "Kind Eyes"?
6506 Oakwood Place
Middleton, WI 53562-3012
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