Girl Scouts on parade
News 7 Dec 2013 | 9:33 pm
Girls wave as they walk with the Daisy Troop No. 50306 entry in Kiwanis Club of Tiffin's Christmas parade Saturday morning. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com....
Walk & Knock: Giving together
News 7 Dec 2013 | 7:34 pm
The three Cub Scouts gingerly lined up to grab food lowered from the back of a pickup truck full of Walk & Knock bags on what was an extremely brisk Saturday morning....
A Trading Post! Not A Ranger’s Cabin.
Blog 7 Dec 2013 | 11:49 am
I screwed up. I took out all my Scouting Village pieces this afternoon to set them up for Christmas. I was kind of excited because not only was I able to get all of this year’s pieces but my local Scout Shop was able to find the piece I missed from last year, the lighted Ranger’s Cabin. I thought I would be able to set up the whole collection!
I was wrong.
I discovered that I now own two Ranger’s Cabins. I was not missing the cabin. I was missing last year’s Trading Post! Arrrrrggggg! I should have looked in the cabinet...
Carmel Valley Cub Scouts top $11,000 in popcorn fundraiser
News 7 Dec 2013 | 9:00 am
Every year, Cub Scouts raise money to send popcorn to military troops and support local Scouting programs and camping activities. This year, Pack 765 Cub Scouts earned more than $11,000, and the top four sellers (pictured) each sold more than $600. Pack 765 would like to thank the Vons at Piazza Carmel and the Carmel Valley shoppers who donated cash and purchased popcorn to support the ......
Nelson Mandela – Patron of Scouting, Messenger of Peace
Blog 7 Dec 2013 | 6:30 am
“The international Scout movement is a world leader in youth education, and has particular relevance to the needs of youth in Africa and the emerging democracies around the globe.
I am pleased with the progress of Scouting in South Africa, and in the steps which are now being taken to make the programme accessible to more young people. The importance of a high moral code, which is at the foundation of the Scout movement, cannot be stressed too highly.”
Nelson R. Mandela
Patron of SCOUTS South Africa
12/6/13 Press release of the South Africa Scouts Association:
In 1976, the South Africa Scout Association took the...
Hopkinton Boy Scouts sell Christmas trees
News 7 Dec 2013 | 4:10 am
Residents began buying trees from Boy Scout Troop 1 even before they finished setting up their annual Christmas forest in the parking lot behind Colella's Supermarket last Friday, troop staff said....
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Gone Home - Nelson Mandela 1918-2013
Nelson Mandela,first democratically elected president of South Africa and patron of Scouts South Africa died at his home in Johannesburg last night."The international Scout movement is a world leader in...