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Scouting Stuff You Should Know - A Scouting Podcast A podcast by Scouts and Scouters, for Scouts and Scouters

Scouting Stuff You Should Know - A Scouting Podcast A podcast by Scouts and Scouters, for Scouts and Scouters
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Scouting Stuff You Should Know - A Scouting Podcast A podcast by Scouts and Scouters, for Scouts and Scouters

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Scouting Five 059 - Week of January 21, 2019

1/23/2019
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UK Cub Scouts break badge-earning records, Boy Scouts explore a glacier...and a Scout Group in Canada marks its centenary. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Scouting goes the distance Mt. Juliet sergeant organizes fundraiser for Boy Scouts These Scouts Are Prepared For Dirty Dishes — And Keeping The Peace Local Boy Scouts donate $15,000 worth of popcorn to Army National Guard And You Think...

Duration:00:06:25

Scouting Five 058 - Week of January 14, 2019

1/16/2019
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Scouts in the UK need volunteers, a Scouting expedition to the South Pole...and another year of fundraising kicks off. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories ‘The Winter Olympics of scouting’: Scouts brave elements at annual Klondike Hike Vernon’s BX Scouts collect trees, bottles Family of Boy Scout killed by falling tree sues Scouts group Oak Bay Scouts turn hall into bottle depot Girl Scouts...

Duration:00:07:43

Episode 74 - What's In a Knife?

1/9/2019
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We discuss that ubiquitous Scouting tool, the humble knife. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics To kick off 2019, Ken and Colin sit down to discuss the humble knife, that ubiquitous Scouting tool. Different types of knives are discussed, as well as the need to care for knives and keep them sharp and in good condition (among other safety tips). Also discussed in Scouts Canada's policies regarding...

Duration:00:53:33

Scouting Five 057 - Week of January 7, 2019

1/8/2019
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A new Girl Scout cookie, more stolen Scouting supplies...and a Pinewood Derby car auction to help raise funds for a Scout group. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Thieves target local Boy Scout Troop; police searching for suspects Girl Scouts introduce new cookie for 2019 Local Boy Scouts help with hurricane cleanup Scouts Earning Badges at King’s College Pinewood car auction benefits Boy...

Duration:00:08:32

Episode 73 - #Venturers50

12/20/2018
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Venturer Scouts turns fifty this year...in Canada, at least. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics It seemed only fitting to close out 2018 with a discussion about Venturer Scouts, the second-to-oldest youth section in Scouts Canada. Why? Because it was fifty years ago — 1968 — that the Venturer Scout section was formally introduced to the Scouting program in Canada. Venturer Scouting actually...

Duration:00:48:42

Scouting Five 056 - Week of December 17, 2018

12/19/2018
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Scouts welcome the Peace Light, Cub Scouts send presents overseas...and will the Boy Scouts go bankrupt? ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Boy Scouts of America considering bankruptcy Victoria Scouts' Christmas tree sales more than just a fundraiser Cub Scouts send troops overseas Christmas gifts Scouts sing carols, spread holiday cheer to seniors Scouts are logging on to computer...

Duration:00:12:24

Scouting Five 055 - Week of December 10, 2018

12/11/2018
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Who will the first female Eagle Scout be, can Scouts help tackle extremism...and who stole a Florida Scout troop's trailer? ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Scouts can save children from extremism and gangs, says Bear Grylls The first girl Eagle Scout? It could happen for one local teen Seymour Scouts Christmas tree sale underway Ardrossan Scouts lead initiative for Mustard Seed Scout...

Duration:00:06:53

Scouting Five 054 - Week of December 3, 2018

12/4/2018
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Boy Scouts earn a rare merit badge, Scouts sell Christmas Trees...and the first Boy Scout troop in Gainesville is all-female. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Learning to survive: Area scouts attend annual Camp Perry Pow Wow Scouts open branch office Boy Scouts Troop 112 Sells Christmas Trees Gainesville's newest Boy Scouts Troop has no boys in it Criminal probes begin over alleged abuse in...

Duration:00:05:32

Scouting Five 053 - Week of November 26, 2018

11/27/2018
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No Scout Left Behind, a revamped Scout Hall in Coventry...and a milestone for Scouts in Georgina. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Scouts Canada hoping No One Left Behind this Giving Tuesday To donate to Scouts Canada this Giving Tuesday, go to scouts.ca/give. Coventry Scouts building gets a new look after £20,000 revamp Camross scouts stand out from the crowd Boy Scouts Take Part In ‘Peace...

Duration:00:05:55

Scouting Five 052 - Week of November 19, 2019

11/21/2018
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Scouts in the UK open up to younger youth, an entire Troop of Eagle Scouts...and some Greek Sea Scouts earn an inaugural award. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Scouts to recruit children aged four and five in trial scheme Eagle Scouts make up this entire troop Troy Girl Scout troops pick up trash in honor of 3 Girl Scouts killed in Wisconsin Girl Scouts suspend Green Bay troop leader behind...

Duration:00:12:30

Episode 72 (v2.0) - Scouting During the Great War

11/14/2018
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A look at the roles that Scouts played on the domestic front during the First World War. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Since this episode was recorded on Armistice Day (or Remembrance Day, as we call it in Canada), it seemed only fitting to take a look at some of the important roles “at home” that Scouts fulfilled — mainly in Britain, although it's likely that Scouts in other countries...

Duration:00:47:57

Scouting Five 051 - Week of November 5, 2018

11/7/2018
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Girl Scouts roadside tragedy, Girl Scouts suing the Boy Scouts...and Scouts and Guides celebrate what they have in common. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Four people killed when truck hits Girl Scout troop picking up trash in Wisconsin Girl Scouts suing Boy Scouts for decision to let older girls into its program Scouts and Guides celebrate shared traditions Cub Scouts to hold food drive in...

Duration:00:05:32

Episode 71 - #Rovers100

11/2/2018
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Rover Scouting celebrates its 100th year in 2018. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Ken and Colin discuss Rover Scouts, the Scouting section for youth who...aren't really youth anymore. Within the Scouts Canada program, for example, Rovers are for young men and women between the ages of 18 and 26; other national organizations have similar age ranges, though some cap the program at a slightly...

Duration:01:00:48

Scouting Five 050 - Week of October 29, 2018

11/1/2018
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Girl Scouts get hacked, Scouting for Food kicks off for another year...and another Scout trailer gets stolen. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Another trailer stolen from local boy scouts Girl Scouts Hacked: 2,800 Members Impacted Zionsville Boy Scouts help rescue men after kayaks capsize on Mississenewa Scouts collect food for local pantries Scouts Pick Up Food For Milford's Pantry In...

Duration:00:07:44

Scouting Five 049 - Week of October 22, 2018

10/24/2018
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Boy Scouts get fashionable, Girl Scouts learn trades...and did we see YOU online during JOTA-JOTI? ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Boy Scouts fashion show raises money for boy and girl members Girl Scouts learn building, construction trades Boy Scouts learn survival skills during weekend-long camporee 40,000 girls have enrolled in the Cub Scouts. Here's why my daughter is one of them Judge...

Duration:00:06:23

Episode 70 - Group Financial Troubles

10/17/2018
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Groups do sometimes fall into financial difficulties. How do sections continue to deliver a good program while the group struggles? ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Ken and Colin respond to a message from a listener, Barbara, whose Group is in a bit of a financial pickle: This is probably not an uncommon situation, especially with smaller groups. If the group isn't being terribly...

Duration:00:56:22

Scouting Five 048 - Week of October 15, 2018

10/16/2018
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Scouts flock to Fort Knox, and welcome veterans home as well. But unfortunately, one Scout won't be coming home from a hiking expedition. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Charges upgraded in deadly DWI crash that killed Boy Scout on Long Island Travel Troubleshooter: Will American Airlines lend helping hand to Boy Scouts? Local Scouts welcome home veterans on Honor Flight Cortland/Bazetta Boy...

Duration:00:05:50

Scouting Five 047 - Week of October 8, 2018

10/11/2018
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Registration feasts and famines, vandalism against a Scout Group's bus...and it's popcorn sale season. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Scouts Hall in danger of closing Australian Scout movement apologizes to child abuse victims Saudi scouts to take part in Arab jamboree in Sudan CCTV captures 'mindless vandal' kicking wing mirror off Scouts minibus Cochrane Scouts climbing charts with...

Duration:00:06:46

Episode 69 - Investiture

10/5/2018
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It's a big deal. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Ken and Colin discuss — after some disbelief that we haven't covered the topic in depth as yet — investiture ceremonies, the (hopefully) formal events at which new members to Scouting sections are fully welcomed into those sections. The Canadian Path Scouter Manual provides helpful outlines — templates, really — for investiture ceremonies for...

Duration:01:01:20

Scouting Five 046 - Week of October 1, 2018

10/4/2018
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Sad news from the Boy Scouts of America, bottle drive fundraisers aplenty...and Girl Scouts in Indiana host a recruitment fair. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories 12-year-old Boy Scout killed when car plows into group, suspected driver charged with DUI Veteran signs project gets fundraising help from the Scouts 2nd Annual Edmonton Eskimos Scout Night Boy Scout crawled into a sand dune — then it...

Duration:00:06:56