Scouts-L Mail Archive for August of 1999: Re: Letter to the Coach
Re: Letter to the Coach
Mon, 30 Aug 1999 15:32:50 EDT
In a message dated 8/30/99 3:21:46 PM, iti@FRONTIERNET.NET writes:
<<We might say, for example, "For our part, we recognize the value of
sports in a young man's development, and in turn we will excuse our
Scouts from Scouting activities for important sporting events when
Sounds great, but my experience with sports teams in our area (particularly
HS) is there is no such thing as an excused absence. Miss and you don't play.
We keep in touch with Scouts during seasons and encourage them to make
outtings that their schedule permits.
Scoutmaster, Troop 377
Stony Creek Mills, PA
Hawk Mountain Council