scouts-l Mail Archive for February of 2000: Use for old tents
Karl Pennell (krpennell@TOAD.NET
Tue Feb 08 2000 - 09:57:02 CST
At 08:19 AM 2/7/00 -0800, Anthony Hitchings wrote:
>Anyone got any practical use for old tents, other than donating them to the
>local programs for the needy scouts, out troop has a collection dating back
Why not make the tent into a banner.
it can be used as:
Troop goes on Parade like a marcing band uses
Courts of Honor
Displayed when doing Fund Raisers.
use your imagination here.
there are people in communities that dont know a Troop exits in their
This can be designed to be a 'Table Skirt'(I dont know its official term.
or maybe make 'Patrol Flags'
Having it made from 'Old Tents' will give the Scouts and Scouters a sence of
A Reminder that there were allot of people that came before them. That was
giving Unselfish Service to the Troop and that without them there might not
be a troop there today. These people some they don't know gave of themselves
for the troop therefor servicing the Scouts that are currently in the
This should not be forgotten.
Hmmm!!??? Maybe a good tool for a Scoutmaster Minute.
O.k. I'm done.;-)
I have lurked, Thanks for sharing you knowledge and insight
Scoutmaster Troop 422
St Mary's Catholic Church