I am not sure if the topic has ever come up but I know that tobacco and alcohol are prohibited at Scouting events, how about other substances? With so many states having medical marijuana, and some…Continue
One of the many reasons my wife and I started the 33rd was to reach anyone who wants to play the game of scouting. This includes many who would love to join Scouts but can't afford the registration…Continue
I have been assured of the number and name for our Scout Group but it has not been made "official." We will be having our first meeting here soon and I know it takes time but I would like to start registering folks and be ready to uniform our Rover Scouters as they are invested. Anyone have any idea how long it takes? Can I at least order our group patches from the quartermaster?
I am very new to the BPSA and I am still learning the ins and outs. I do wonder, why do the TWs and the PFs both have grey colored shirts? I totally understand not wearing tan and dark blue but both groups in grey? How about a brown? Or even a different color green? The grey for TWs makes sense.
Ok, I know I just requested my charter for a Scout group herein Spokane only 5 days ago but I feel like a kid at Christmas. It seems it will never get here! I have set up a meeting with some interested families already and have been getting the info I need to pass on to them the awesomeness of the BPSA and Scouting in general. The thing I am most excited about though is being a Scout myself! I was never allowed to be a Scout because of some of the exclusiveness of the BSA that my dad and…Continue
I finally found a Scout group that my whole family can be a part of and that does actual Scouting! We live in Spokane Washington and homeschool our three kids. Our family is part of a large network of homeschool families and they have been looking for the same thing. We have had a good response. I look forward to cataloging our adventure with Scouting with everyone.