Closed for the Summer ?
Carl Westfall (carl.westfall@CBN.ORG)
Wed, 8 Oct 1997 09:52:51 EST
I have been reading the questions regarding boys qualifying for Webelos
during the summer and not being eligible because of den meetings not being
and National Den Awards not being available for the same reason. It just
to mind an interesting question. Why don't you have den meetings in the
We have always met year round and had some of our best meetings in the
There is so much more you can do with the weather being so great and you keep
the boys interested all year. Our Pack has well over 100 boys and gets larger
every year and it has to be attributed to the fact that we don't lose anyone
from May to September. So I'm just curious as to why other Packs choose to
close down during the prime Scouting months.
Pack 53 C.O.R. / Troop 48 Asst. Scoutmaster / District Membership Chairman
Elizabeth River District
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City