BAMBOO AND LASHING
Kim Jarvis (kimmyj@FLASH.NET)
Tue, 30 Jun 1998 07:51:26 -0500
Does anyone out there have any ideas on what to do with
I have an opportunity to remove some wild bamboo from
yard. I'd like to try some sort of lashing projects with
the Scouts. I
saw part of something on TV one day about the Japanese
bamboo and the leaves for scaffolds....claimed to be
Also, any websites for lashing projects (instructions
be a great help. I am trying to get our boys interested
(thru one of the
Senior Scouts) in doing something besides getting in
campouts. We saw a GREAT campsite at Camp Cherokee
to Troop 21. I took some of the adult leaders to see it.
impressed but not interested or knowledgable in how to do
it. I took
one of the boys to see it. He took more boys. He wants
to do stuff like
that. He and I will work on learning how to do it and
teach the others.
Please e-mail me privately.
Thanks in advance,
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City