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We start getting prepped

Day -1 for Wood Badge 2016 starts tomorrow. Will see some staffers tomorrow and the rest on Day 0.

Then Friday we meet our fellow scouters to start what this has all been leading up to.

Can’t wait!!

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Kenny Jones – Asst Scribe Photo

CaptureWood Badge Course / Critter: SR-769 Eagle

Scout Unit: Troop 799

District: Cardinal

Years in Scouting: 20

Highest Rank: Webelo Scout ( give or take )

Current Registered Position:

  • Assistant Scoutmaster T-799
  • Cardinal District Unit Commissioner
  • Assistant Scribe – Course Historian Wood Badge 2016

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Dywana Saunders-Confroy – Asst Scribe Paper

dywanaWood Badge Course / Critter: Bobwhite

Scout Unit: Troop and Crew 876

District: Huguenot Trail

Years in Scouting: around 10 BSA, and about 10 in Girl Scouts

Highest Rank: First Class Girl Scout

Current Registered Position: Unit Commissioner,

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You Might Be A Wood Badger…

If the sales operators at the BSA distribution center’s 800 number recognize your voice ..  You Might Be A Wood Badger!

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Rory Tufaro – Troop Guide

Rory Tufaro

Wood Badge Course / Critter: S7-602-13  – Owl

Scout Unit: Pack 715 and Troop 799

District: Cardinal

Years in Scouting: 6 years

Highest Rank:

Current Registered Position:

  • Cubmaster Pack 715
  • ASM Troop 799
  • District Committee: Program

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You Might Be A Wood Badger…

If you bought that ’89 Chevy Caprice for the fleur-de-lis hood ornament…   You Might Be A Wood Badger!

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Richard Helms – Troop Guide

richard_helmsWood Badge Course / Critter: S7-602-13, Antelope

Scout Unit:  Troop 832

District:  Huguenot Trail

Years in Scouting:  10 years

Highest Rank:  2nd Class

Current Registered Position:  Assistant Scout Master

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Two Week Count Down

Are you ready for the start of Wood Badge S7-602-16 better knows as WB2016?  I know the staff are more than ready.  They have been working since before June of last year to make sure your Wood Badge experience it just like theirs.  Each and every staff member embraces Wood Badge and spends a lot of time working to bring you the best. 

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Registration is Closed

Registration for Wood Badge 2016 is now closed.  At this time we will not be accepting any additional registrations for 2016.  If you were not able to register or were not pulled from the Wait List for Wood Badge 2016, we are very sorry.  Please make sure you register for Wood Badge 2017 as soon as registration becomes available.  

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You Might Be A Wood Badger…

If your favorite movie is “Follow Me Boys” and you spent months trying to convince Disney to release it on home video….   You Might Be A Wood Badger!

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