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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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Episodes

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...

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...

Duration:00:06:56

Scouting Five 045 - Week of September 24, 2018

9/26/2018
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Boy Scouts help out before and after Florence, Scouts hike to Berg Lake...and Girl Scouts celebrate Spirit Week. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories From a Listener: Boy Scout Troop 121 of Granite Bay, Calif. (near Sacramento) will be holding a special event on September 29 to celebrate its 50th anniversary, and also to recognize the achievement of their 300th Scout to achieve Eagle Scout rank....

Duration:00:08:48

Episode 68 - Interview With a Cub Scout

9/19/2018
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The one in which Scouter Ken's daughter joins the podcast for an episode, and we end up talking about her experiences in Cub Scouts. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics The packing list topic gets punted, again! But in its place, Ken and Colin sit down for a chat and are soon joined by Ella, Ken's eldest daughter and a Howler in Cub Scouts this year. Which turns out to be a great thing, and...

Duration:00:41:44

Scouting Five 044 - Week of September 17, 2018

9/18/2018
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A new museum at Philmont, seventy-five years of Scouting service...and a Scout Group in England buys its own woodland. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Councils open camps as shelter for Hurricane Florence evacuees Explosion at Cub Scout camp injures three Tories plan to enlist disadvantaged children as Guides and Scouts Scouts Clean up Cemetery Thai cave diver John Volanthen awarded...

Duration:00:07:28

Scouting Five 043 - Week of September 10, 2018

9/12/2018
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Scouts and Girl Scouts host open houses and registration drives, Girl Scouts in Illinois go mobile...and a Scout Troop in Scotland gets a second chance. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories New sex-abuse lawsuit filed against Scouts Canada in Ottawa Scouts funds hope Gretna Boy Scouts find fun Scouts kayak, raft and SCUBA Aurora Girl Scouts look forward to busy year Girl Scouts switching to...

Duration:00:08:43

Episode 67 - Meet the Parents

9/5/2018
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It's time to kick off another year of Scouting. Make sure to get the parents of the youth involved from the very start. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Firstly, check out this Instagram post from the World Organization of the Scouting Movement; it's a record-setting human fleur-de-lis. Ken and Colin discuss the kickoff of another year of Scouting, and the importance of holding a parent...

Duration:00:51:28

Scouting Five 042 - Week of August 27, 2018

8/28/2018
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Scouters who abuse, deaf Scouts make us proud, Sea Scouts get funding...and Afghan Scouts could use some too. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Former Boy Scout Leader Admits Sexually Assaulting 3 Scouts Former Boy Scouts file suit against Scouts, Athens churches These two Scouts refuse to let hearing loss slow them down Tacoma rallies for Sea Scouts after beloved boat suffers ‘major...

Duration:00:08:28

Scouting Five 041 - Week of August 20, 2018

8/22/2018
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New Girl Scout cookies, a Rover Scout film festival, Scouts ascend Kilimanjaro...and do YOU want to become a MedVent? ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Join the Northern Lights Medical Venturers Cub Scouts honor their own Historic Oregon Boy Scout Camp welcomes first girl 'prototroops' Police Department teams up with Boy Scouts, other groups for school supplies drive Boy Scouts:...

Duration:00:10:07

Episode 66 - The LDS Exit

8/1/2018
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We take a look at the recent decision by the LDS church to disengage from Scouting in North America, and suggest that community groups prepare to bring on board youth from LDS groups. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Ken and Colin's Scout Group recently received — and granted — a transfer request. That isn't unusual in and of itself; there have been several youth who've transferred to the...

Duration:00:53:33

Scouting Five 040 - Week of July 30, 2018

7/31/2018
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Camp upgrades in Canada, Girl Scouts and girl power, a rafting trip rescue...and some Scouts get booted from a Jamborette for drug use. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Scouts make camp upgrades Girl Scouts-Girl Power Girl Scouts honored for work at local nursing home St. Louisan Jim Turley leading Boy Scouts into changing times Utah scouts rescued on Wyoming raft trip Norfolk Scouts hop...

Duration:00:06:50

Scouting Five 039 - Week of July 23, 2018

7/25/2018
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Scouts in Newfoundland and England enjoy hiking, Cub Scout competition camps...and Czech Scouts stand up against totalitarianism. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Clarenville Scouts have exciting weekend in Loreburn Scouts compete at High Plains Cub Scouts Day Camp Hemyock Scouts (and Willow the Dog) enjoy trek and swim on Exmoor Czech Scouts to Highlight Dangers of Totalitarianism at World...

Duration:00:03:42

Episode 65 - Discussion Over Instruction

7/18/2018
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It can't always be about teaching qua teaching. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Sometimes it's nice to not have a formal topic. Ken and Colin take an opportunity to get caught up, having not had a recording session together for some time, and comment on recent Scouting events that Ken's youth sections have participated in. Shout-Outs From the Scouts Canada Discussion Group on Facebook:...

Duration:01:06:30

Scouting Five 038 - Week of July 16, 2018

7/17/2018
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Girl Scouts release a music video, Boy Scouts help motorcycle crash victims, Scouts Canada bids farewell to a Scouter...and there's a Jamborette going on in Scotland right now. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Chris Green, mother of Prince Rupert’s scouts, passes away Scouts set sights on Berg Lake trip Girl Scouts Release “Watch Me Shine” Music Video Lake Zurich Boy Scouts aid motorcycle...

Duration:00:06:26

Scouting Five 037 - Week of July 9, 2018

7/11/2018
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Philmont closes all backcountry activities, a Scouting museum on the move, the need for new volunteers...and have you heard of the Brisbane Gang Show? ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Ongoing fire risk forces Philmont to close backcountry for remainder of summer Niagara Scouting Museum on the move 15th Wallington Scouts Group's plea for new leader in survival bid Longtime Boy Scouts leader...

Duration:00:09:13

Episode 64 - It's Popcorn Time Again...Again!

7/5/2018
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Popcorn sales for the 2018-2019 Scouting season won't start for a few months, but Groups should begin preparing now. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 Podcast Topics Scouter Mike and Scouter Carolyn, the popcorn fundraising champions from Scouts Canada's Battlefields Council, join Scouter Ken yet again for an introduction to next year's Scout Popcorn fundraising campaign. A lot has changed since last year: the...

Duration:00:51:36

Scouting Five 036 - Week of July 2, 2018

7/4/2018
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Cleaning up trash, cycling across America, Girl Scouts take to the skies...and it's always great to see Scouting groups grow. ----more---- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Download episode: MP3 News Stories Kefallinos buys 630-acre former Boy Scouts camp Cleanup has started at Boy Scouts trash dump that’s been drawing bears Boy Scouts traveling across the U.S. visit Missoula Alabama Boy Scouts bully son of Ethiopian immigrants at...

Duration:00:07:45