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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

Scouting Five 003.5 - Week of October 16th, 2017

10/16/2017
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Girls can join the Boy Scouts of America, Army truck transports, bouncing back from bullying, and a long walk for charity. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher News Stories Our previous attempt at uploading this episode suffered from some encoding issues; the episode was a mere 18 seconds long. We’ve re-encoded it, and it should now run its fu [...]

Duration: 00:04:57


Scouting Five 003 - Week of October 16th, 2017

10/16/2017
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Girls can join the Boy Scouts of America, Army truck transports, bouncing back from bullying, and a long walk for charity. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher News Stories BSA to welcome girls into Scouting programs

Duration: 00:00:18


Episode 48 - Perspective Shift

10/11/2017
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How has your exposure to Scouts from other countries influenced your worldview? —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Podcast Topics Before we dive into the meat of the topic, Ken and Colin take a quick look at the state of the podcast, and note that Scouting Stuff has been running for two years now! ThatR [...]

Duration: 00:42:41


Scouting Five 002 - Week of October 9, 2017

10/10/2017
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Submarine sleepovers, cemetery refurbishments, Scouting building character, and area-wide events. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher News Stories Bookings for sleepovers at the Royal Navy Submarine museum in 2019 now open! Contact daniel.ball@nmrn.org.uk for details!

Duration: 00:05:09


Scouting Five 001 - Week of October 2, 2017

10/3/2017
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Boy Scout benefit concerts and fire fighters, Girl Scout events and camp closures, lawsuits, vehicular attacks, enrolment struggles…and beer as a fundraiser. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher News Stories Boy Sco [...]

Duration: 00:05:22


Episode 47 - How To/Not To Get Lost

9/27/2017
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There are a lot of neat natural ways to find your direction of travel, assess the weather, and whatnot. Hopefully, you never end up lost! But if you do…what is the best thing to do? —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Follow-Up From Previous Episode Listener danteplay sent in his thoughts on our last episode:

Duration: 01:10:22


Episode 46 - Scouting/Life Balance for Scouters

9/13/2017
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What are some strategies to keep Scouters — and youth, for that matter — from burning out on Scouting? —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Follow-Up From Previous Episode Scouter Colin — not our Colin; a different one — writes: On your podcast you suggested that you could just charge mor [...]

Duration: 01:10:55


Episode 45 - It’s Popcorn Time Again!

8/31/2017
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We discuss Scouts Canada’s revamped popcorn fundraiser program, which has been given a Canadian Path makeover this year. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Podcast Topic(s) Scouters Mike and Carolyn, both from Battlefields Council in Ontario, join Ken to discuss Scouts Canad [...]

Duration: 01:18:51


Encore Presentation: Leader Communication

8/17/2017
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This is an encore presentation of Episode 8: Effectively leading a Scout group, at any age level, means having good communication between the leaders. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Podcast Topic(s) This week, Ken and Colin discuss an import [...]

Duration: 00:47:08


Episode 44 - Helping Scouts Get Comfortable With Camping

8/2/2017
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Some youth are gung-ho to get out and sleep overnight in the outdoors. Others, however, have a very different reaction. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Podcast Topic(s) Ken and Colin discuss an old — but still relevant —

Duration: 00:56:39


Episode 43 - Canadian Jamboree Memories

7/19/2017
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A few stories and memories from the 1997 Canadian Jamboree. —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Podcast Topic(s) This episode was done on the fly by Ken, after a) none of the Scout groups who had offered to possibly submit recordings from the recently-concluded 2017 Canadian Jamboree were able to do so, and after b [...]

Duration: 00:24:57


Episode 42 - Be Prepared?

7/5/2017
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Why is “Be Prepared” the Scout motto? What does it even mean? —-more—- Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher Podcast Topic(s) Ken and Colin discuss the podcast’s new logo, and Canada Day as well, before exploring the Scout Motto: Be Prepared. Why, exactly, did Baden- [...]

Duration: 00:37:17


Episode 40 - Cubs Can’t Use Knives…and Other Myths

6/7/2017
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We take a look at a few different myths and misconceptions about Scouts and Scouting in Canada. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) Ken is joined again by Regan, the Area Support Manager (ASM) for Scouts Canada’s North [...]

Duration: 00:57:18


Episode 39A - Not Quite Live from Cuboree

5/28/2017
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Ken and his daughter Ella (a Cub Scout) take a few minutes to discuss their first Cuboree experience. The Beaver Hills/Rivers Edge Cuboree (a mini-Jamboree for Cub Scouts) is held annually in Edmonton, Canada; this year, the venue was a field/forested area attached to CFB Edmonton. Over 200 youth, plus numerous Scouters and Offers Of Service, were in attendance.

Duration: 00:05:41


Episode 39 - Rovering the Canadian Path

5/24/2017
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We take a look — with a guest! — at the changes to the Rover Scouts program under the Canadian Path. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) Alec (a Rover Scout from Quebec) [...]

Duration: 00:51:19


Episode 38 - Taking a Walk

5/10/2017
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A short episode full of musings about various topics. An opportunity to test portable recording gear for future use. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) This episode — a short collection of musings about the Respect in Sport training that Scouts Canada is now mandating for all Scouters, and about the impact t [...]

Duration: 00:21:51


Episode 36 - Group Growth (and State of the Podcast)

4/12/2017
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Scouts Canada has seen steady growth in membership, so we ask: how can you — yes, you — foster group growth? Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) State of the Podcast It turns out that Scouting Stuff is doing rather well on the iTunes charts, all things considered. We’re ranked #16 [...]

Duration: 01:11:19


Episode 34 - Camp Impeesa (For Real This Time)

3/15/2017
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Let’s learn a little bit about the history and operations of one of the most amazing Scout Camps in Canada. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) Mark Little, the Council Commissioner for Chinook Council

Duration: 00:39:41


Episode 32 - Program Quality Standards

2/15/2017
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In which we sit down and discuss Scouts Canada’s Program Quality Standards, and how these can be used to evaluate a Scout Group’s performance over the course of a year. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) Regan Coyne, one of the Area Support Managers for Scouts Canada’s[...]

Duration: 00:54:08


Episode 30 - Philmont

1/18/2017
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Philmont Scout Ranch might just be the crown jewel of American Scouting adventures. Let’s learn a bit more about it. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher —-more—- Podcast Topic(s) Brian joins us again to talk about Philmont Scout Ranch — the largest of Boy Scout [...]

Duration: 00:42:18

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