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Revision as of 17:27, January 7, 2009

Welcome to... MERITBADGE.ORG"Helping Scouts Advance"
MeritBadge.Org provides resources for Tiger, Wolf, and Bear Cub Scouts, Webelos, Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, and Venturers including:
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MeritBadge.Org is home to many different worksheets:

But these worksheets are a lot more that just a place to take notes! The worksheets include the resources you will need:

  • Blank maps, diagrams, and charts
  • Checklists like the Home Safety Checklist
  • Resources like the Safe Swim Defense and Safety Afloat
  • Internet links are at the end of each workbook.
Most worksheets include links to free online video lessons. Check out: Camping, First Aid, Swimming, etc. If a requirement asks for a diagram you will even find graph paper is included!


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Scouting news
  • Dec 2013: Venturing awards will be changed around the time of the BSA National Annual Meeting in May 2014. From then on, Venturing members may begin working on the new awards. The old awards will be discontinued Dec 31, 2014. 2014 Venturing Program Change Overview
  • September 9: Little Sioux Scout Ranch, Scouts and Leaders involved in the tornado tragedy received new award from the state of Nebraska. Full Story


February dates
February 8, 1910Boy Scouts of America founded in Washington, D.C., by W. D. Boyce.

Scout Sunday – The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls (on or) preceding February 8 as Scout Sunday. However, a chartered organization or local religious organization may choose to celebrate on another day. E.g., the Presbyterian Church and United Methodist Church designate Scout Sunday as the second Sunday in February.

Scout Sabbath – Is celebrated on the Saturday after February 8th.

Scout week – Is celebrated from Scout Sunday through the Scout Sabbath.

February 22, 1857 – Birth of Lord Robert Stephen Baden-Powell, "BP", the founder of Scouting.

February 22, 1889 – Birth of Olave Baden-Powell, wife of "BP", World Chief Guide.

February 28, 2008 – First World Scout Winter Games


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