Tag Archives: Boy Scouts of America

2015 University of Scouting

It is once again that time of year for the Cascade Pacific Council University of Scouting.  It is also the same time for the Youth to be Trained at Leadership Development Conference.  It is put on by the Wauna La-Mon’tay … Continue reading

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Snow caving on Mt Hood

This weekend was Elliot’s first outing with Troop 150.  It was their annual Snow caving overnight on Mt Hood.  I can tell you that I was nervous.  While I knew the Troop has done this for years, and our Webelos … Continue reading

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700 Trained

  This weekend was our Council’s University of Scouting.  We call it Program & Training Conference.  It is totally wicked!  As with anything there is change.  It used to be called Pow-wow.  I first went to Pow-Wow in 2009.  I … Continue reading

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2013 Arrow of Light Scouts

Over the weekend, the Tree Scouts of Pack 221 in the Pioneer District of the Cascade Pacific Council celebrated with an Arrow of Light Ceremony and Crossover at Magness Tree Farm.  The Webelos II, called Tree Scouts  in 2011 came … Continue reading

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I have just put up a cork board with a lot of my patches from Scouting thus far.  All of these patches were either given to me by #Scoutnation (a group of Scouters world-wide), earned through trainings or a process.  … Continue reading

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Operator Rating Strip

  I follow K2BSA on twitter and via his blog.  I am also a Ham Radio Operator.  My call sign is K7RUB.  I have written about Ham Radio before on this blog, but was very happy to see K2BSA’s tweet/blog … Continue reading

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#Scoutcircle STEM Hangout

I was not able to attend the full showing of the first Google+ Hangout of Scoutcircle.  I had a Pack Committee Meeting.  However, here is the video of the hangout.  Please bookmark the Scoutcircle.org website and check them out on … Continue reading

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