Camping is one of the best-known methods of the Scouting movement. When he founded the Scouting movement in the early 1900s, Robert Baden-Powell encouraged every Scout to learn the art of living out-of-doors. He believed a young person able to take care of himself while camping would have the confidence to meet life’s other challenges, too. Learn More
For several centuries, the canoe was a primary method of travel for explorers and settlers. Today, it remains an important part of the wilderness experience and an enjoyable leisure activity that teaches communication, teamwork, and physical fitness. By using this pamphlet to earn your Canoeing merit badge, you’ll learn these building blocks for life and much more… just by putting your best paddle forward! Learn More
It’s the newest edition in the Merit Badge Pamphlet series. Earning this badge lets you play your way to enhanced chess skills! Learn all the fundamentals of chess plus advanced strategies and tournament play.
Soft cover, 96 pages.
A nation is a patchwork of communities that differ from each other and may be governed differently. But regardless of how local communities differ, they all have one point in common: in the United States, local government means self-government. Good citizens help to make decisions about their community through their elected local officials. Learn More