Re: Active Scouts?
Steven Featherkile (madwolf@EARTHLINK.NET)
Thu, 24 Apr 1997 09:47:58 -0700
Gregory Benesh wrote:
> How do the rest of you treat the activity requirement? BTW, the >
Scout's leadership requirement was satisfied as a Den Chief. Do you > have
some minimum percentage of meetings and outdoor activities > attended? If
so, what are they?
One of our SPL's raised the question several months ago, "Why do some
scouts get credit for leadership positions while doing nothing, and some
of us work our butts off?" The PLC took this one for action, and
decided that leadership is practiced on campouts, more than at meetings,
and that if a scout attneded less than 75% of the campouts, he did not
get adequate experience, and needed to work harder on leadership. Note
that this is the requirement of the PLC, not the SM, to fulfill the
Now, as scoutmaster, I have a question for the list. How come being a
Librarian counts towards Eagle, but being Bugler doesn't. Our bugler
does a whole lot more that the librarian (plays a mean reveille too.)
SM T319, La Mesa, CA
I used to be a Bobwhite...
Even midwatch coffee is kinda runny
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City