Author Archives: Clay Watkins

Scoutmaster Minute – New Year 2013

Scouts, Now that the Holiday’s are over and I’ve just awoken from a 2-week hibernation it’s time to get focused on Scouting and look ahead to a whole year of new opportuities! There is a fundamental change that happens when … Continue reading

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Scoutmaster Minute – Merry Christmas from Troop 35

December 24, 2012 With Christmas upon us, I thought tonight I would try to answer an age-old question regarding Santa Claus: Is it possible that Santa Claus was a Boy Scout? Let’s take a look at how The Old Man stacks … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving – Scoutmaster minute

Scouts and scout families, As Americans, we have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. We live in freedom, most of us have an abundance of food and clothing, and we all have adequate shelter. We are as blessed … Continue reading

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Tent drying

If you camped last night – make sure to air out your tent. Put it up on your yard in the sun without the fly and let it dry! The tents will last along time if they are cared for … Continue reading

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Troop 35 NEWSFLASH!

In an effort to INCREASE communication and effectively spread the word, Troop 35 will be posting information weekly. The troop calls it “Circle” but sometimes the information makes it home, and sometimes not. We do know the planners, drivers, and … Continue reading

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