scouts-l Mail Archive for November of 1999: Re: New-boy question
Paul S. Wolf (PaulWolf@CUYCTYENGINEERS.ORG
Mon Nov 08 1999 - 13:16:58 CST
Kent Wolfe wrote:
> I've had a new situation arise. Our pack has had many Wolfs and Bears join
> and the first thing they can earn is the Bobcat badge. We've had many new
> Webelos join before, too, and the first thing they've earned is the Bobcat.
> A different situation, however, has arisen. Must a new Webelo earn the
> Bobcat BEFORE he can be awarded activity badges? In all my time as a
> trainer, CM, DL, or WL I've never had this question arise.
> What are everyone's thoughts?
> Kent Wolfe
> CM, WL, SA, Dist. Training Chair
Yes. The FIRST thing a boy must do is earn the Bobcat. It usually
should be accomplished by the second meeting. (To give the parents time
to fo the exercises in the Parents' supplement.)
Paul S. Wolf, PE mailto:Paul.S.Wolf@alum.wpi.edu
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