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'''February 8, 1910''' – [[Boy Scouts of America]] founded in Washington, D.C., by [[W. D. Boyce]].
'''February 8, 1910''' – [[Boy Scouts of America]] founded in Washington, D.C., by [[W. D. Boyce]].
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'''[[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.
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'''[[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. For instance, the Presbyterian Church and United Methodist Church celebrate Scout Sunday on the second Sunday of February so as to not conflict with Communion Sunday and in the Jewish faith, Scout Sabbath is celebrated on the Saturday after February 8 as Scouting Anniversary Day.
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'''[[Scout Sabbath]]''' – Is celebrated on the Saturday after February 8th.
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'''Scout week''' – Is celebrated from Scout Sunday through the Scout Sabbath.
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'''February 22, 1857''' – Birth of Lord [[Robert Baden-Powell|Robert Stephen Baden-Powell]], "BP", the founder of Scouting.
'''February 22, 1857''' – Birth of Lord [[Robert Baden-Powell|Robert Stephen Baden-Powell]], "BP", the founder of Scouting.

Revision as of 15:17, August 15, 2016

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. For instance, the Presbyterian Church and United Methodist Church celebrate Scout Sunday on the second Sunday of February so as to not conflict with Communion Sunday and in the Jewish faith, Scout Sabbath is celebrated on the Saturday after February 8 as Scouting Anniversary Day.

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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