Re: Camporee Organization
Lewis P. Orans (LPORANS@I-LINK.NET)
Sat, 8 Apr 1995 20:12:36 -0500
>The Senior Patrol Leaders in our district have decided that the camporee
>competitive events will be run with randomly selected groups of six scouts.
>Their reasoning is that 'natural' patrols hardly exist any more and if they
>do they are loaded...
Why not get back to basics and support the original design of Scouting ...
natural patrols of boys who want to be together. Working forward from new
Scouts to existing mixed patrols has worked for years and still does where
troops use the Scouting program i.e. the Patrol Method. That is the heart of
Yours in Scouting
Sam Houston Area Council
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City