Rocket Boys and Wood Badge

Rocket Boys and Wood Badge

One of the highlights for me at Wood Badge is watching the movie October Sky. I had never watched it before my first course, but now I make sure that I watch it every time I staff. If I catch it on at home, I find myself sitting down and watching it again. The movie...
Leading Change in Scouting

Leading Change in Scouting

This week a joint statement was released by the LDS church and the Boy Scouts of America that basically said that the LDS church has decided to end its relationship as a chartered organization effective December 31, 2019. This is a significant change for the BSA and,...

Wood Badge Christmas Cards

If you have served on a Wood Badge course you have looked through the quartermasters store on more than one occassion. Probably even multiple times during a course. You are always looking for that one special item that might appear. With Christmas approaching I have...

The Last Minute Ticket

A week from today I will head to Camp Westmoreland for the second weekend of S9-113. On that Saturday my job as Scribe will effectively be over. I don’t have any additional responsibilities to the course other than whatever support I can give the participants...