John Larson (jlarson@SPNT.COM)
Sun, 17 Aug 1997 10:21:14 -0700
On August 17, 1997, Stan Pope wrote:
> 1. Wear those beads. Now! Your DE does not hold the keys to Wood Badge.
Completion of the requirements (and the paperwork by the Course Director)
authorizes securing the Regalia.
> 2. You may arrange for any suitable presentation ceremony. It is nice if
> Course Director or some of the staff from the course can lead the
> but it is not essential. Or you may opt for no ceremony what-so-ever.
I advise that a ceremony be conducted in a fairly public forum. 1. To
enhance the prestige of the recipient and the regalia. 2. To help a bit in
promotion of future courses.
> 3. The Ceremony may be either one which "they" supply, or it can be one
> which you construct and recruit participation in. If you decide to go
> latter route and are lookinf for resources, E-Mail me. I'll pass on some
> files that I put together when I was asked to help put together such a
> ceremony about 2 years ago for a friend. (May I presume it was BS Ldr WB
> rather than CS Trainer WB?)
It makes no difference which course you attend. We wear the same beads..
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