Ham Explorer Posts
Thu, 6 Aug 1998 13:25:10 -0400
Contact Matt Petrik email@example.com after 8/9. He's on camp staff until then.
He was part of the birth of one in one council, moved, tried to start one in
another (the leaders wanted to play Boy Scouts, not be Explorers, so it
finally closed down- an important factor to keep in mind. One of you may want
to complete Advisor training BEFORE you even hold your first meeting, and it
is available in a home study course if your council tries to tell you it
He already has a separate communications post and works with both Exploring
and Venturing at the Council and Area levels, is looking to volunteer at the
Region level in Venturing, and can probably advise you. He was part of
Jamboree's K2BSA youth staff.
And what he doesn't know, this old man can probably tell him the answer for
If you want to be part of the new Venturing program - and if you expect to
draw BS program youth instead of outsiders I would suggest it - we can talk
about what type of unit you need to be.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City