scouts-l Mail Archive for June of 2000: Re: How boys look at things
Michael A. Golrick (mgolrick@SCLC.ORG
Wed Jun 21 2000 - 06:52:27 CDT
On Sun, 18 Jun 2000 at 12:00:09 AM Jack H. Ablon wrote:
>During a Scoutmaster Conference Monday night, I was reminded of how
>the boys see things in a different light from adults.
>I asked the new Scout who was having his first SM conference, "You
>say the troop is fun and all but what could be better?"
>The Scout thought for a second and replied, "It's summer and there is
>no school, couldn't we have troop meetings every weeknight?"
You have to love it! (or "Out of the mouths of babes.")
This is when you mention summer camp. The camp our troop attends (Yawgoog
Scout Reservation in RI) has a program called "Baden Powell" for boys
attending without their troop. Here is an opportunity for a young man to
develop even more skills!
Michael Golrick Michael.Golrick.email@example.com
Troop 68, St. Theresa's Church, Trumbull CT
...and a good old Buffalo, too