Category Archives: Gilwell

A Night of Wood Badge 2017


  The 2017 Night of Wood Badge was held on Feb 11th 2017 at the Tigard Christian Church.  123 Scouters and family members attended this now annual event.  It is put on by the Wood Badge Association in the Cascade … Continue reading

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Back to Gilwell 2014


  I was asked to be a guest presenter at the W1-492-14 day 4 of Wood Badge for the Cascade Pacific Council.  This weekend for about 19 hours, I was on Gilwell Field.  I staffed in 2011 as a Troop … Continue reading

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The Journey continues


Tonight I was at the old Pack.  It was the Bobcat Ceremony and also a Den Chief Induction ceremony.   The new Cubmaster, who is now just the Cubmaster was in full control.  I got introduced to several people as the … Continue reading

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Beyond Gilwell


The past few days, I have thought about what Wood Badge teaches you. I am reminded of the tenets of Wood Badge, which I have my Challenge Coin to help. Bring the Vision to Life. Leading to make a difference. … Continue reading

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Quail Forever!


March 19th & 20th were the beadings of Ken and Andy. They are my Peeps of the Bobwhite Patrol of the Woodbadge Course W1-492-11 in Cascade Pacific Council.  I am very proud of these Bobwhites for many different reasons.  There … Continue reading

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Working the Tickets


Today, on Leap Year no less, I was notified by two Bobwhites that they are done with their tickets.  On Monday of this week I got my first notice that one was done as well.  Now, I pretty much knew … Continue reading

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Catch the Leadership Dream


During Wood Badge there were several people who were video taping.  It was a great thing.  This is our opening activity which set the stage for the whole course.  All the Troop Guides participated and it was completely awesome.  The … Continue reading

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