Posts by Don

Dangers in Cyberspace

Danger in Cyberspace — ORIGINAL: https://olc.scouting.org/courses/yptv/english/components/e-danger_in_cyberspace.pdf By Lawrence J. Magid Think you’re lonely? Think you’ve found a friend? Think again. Justin, 15, recently moved to a new town. He hasn’t made many friends yet. So he visits Internet chat rooms, where he can communicate with kids from around the world. They talk about sports, movies,…

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Orienteering update from Badger Orienteering

Hello everyone, Here’s a friendly reminder that there is an event this Sunday, Dec 4th, on the Cat’s Meow map starting at the usual location, the Greenbush Group Campground shelter in the Northern Kettle Moraine State Forest. The start time will be 10am and we’ll start picking up controls around 1:30-2pm. I need to be…

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11/30/16 PLC Meeting Plan

Opening Prayer | Pledge | Scout Oath Leadership Skill Development SKILL TO TEACH: {add item here} Link to Lesson Plan: The objective is to create lesson plans that can be re-used and link to them from the meeting OR outing plan. Big Event Planning Identify what needs to be done within the Scojectment Plan by next…

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2017 OKPIK

OKPIK Cold Weather Camping Skills Training Program Bay-Lakes Council will be conducting Okpik – a cold weather camping skills training program in January of 2017. Okpik is intended to train Boy Scout and Venturing youth and adult leaders in proper winter camping techniques so they can take these skills back to their Units and extend…

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Donation credited for your Home Depot purchase

Check it out! Last night I ordered a Generator so I can enable Scout Troops to be able to sell Slushies independent of power availability for Swirl and because I went to GoodShop first, the Troop earned nearly $8… so easy!!! Don Krause Begin forwarded message: From: Goodshop <dogood> Date: November 29, 2016 at 05:35:18…

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TM 12/1/16 – First Aid – Evaluating the Scene

Before the Meeting Have something for Scouts to do as they arrive. ACTIVITY: First Aid Order of Events Hand groups of arriving Scouts decks of cards listing steps in first aid (assess the scene, call 911, open the airway, provide rescue breaths, perform CPR, stop bleeding, treat for shock, splint broken bones, etc). Have them sort…

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Orienteering Event on Sunday December 4th

Badger Orienteering Event  December 4th event, Cat’s Meow Our final event of the year will be Sunday December 4th at Greenbush. The course will be mainly on the Cat’s Meow map, so don’t expect to see many trails. I’m feeling a bit goofy these days, so I anticipate having a butterfly loop and maybe a leg…

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Badger Orienteering December 4th event coming soon

Hello everyone, Our last event of the year will be on the Cat’s Meow map on December 4th. It is the Wisconsin State championship event and all are welcome. We’ll have long medium and short courses that are roughly 6K, 3K and 1K, respectively. Cost will be $15 for the long, $10 for the medium…

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Adult Leader Training

Sent to all Registered Adults Welcome to All NEW & Registered Scouting Volunteers! ‘A CALL TO ACTION’ for Leaders in Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, Venturing, Exploring A first step to being the leader you want to be and the leader our young people expect is for you to create a ‘my.scouting’ account. This…

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50th Anniversary of Camp Hiawatha

SAVE THE DATE! Camp Hiawatha 50th Anniversary Celebration Spring & Summer 2017 Everyone is welcome at all events! Please join us for the 50th Anniversary Celebrations of Camp Hiawatha! All are welcome! The Celebration comes in three forms (Do one, two, or all three): 1. Visit or participate in the 50th Anniversary Camporee, Camp Hiawatha,…

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