The Scouting Stuff Podcast

Everything you should know about #Scouting in #Canada, and occasionally other places.

Recent Episodes

Oct. 7, 2021

Scouting Five 159 - Week of October 4, 2021

A Scout earns the Cornwell Award...and Scouts BSA is likely not infringing Girl Scouts’ copyrights. News Stories Judge says he pl…

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Sept. 30, 2021

Camp Fuel(s)

Which camp fuel is best? Turns out, that’s a loaded question.

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Sept. 24, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of September 20, 2021

Scouts host a “Gin and Ale” fundraiser, Labware’s founder is honoured by Scouts BSA...and “a father for international Scouting” i…

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Sept. 16, 2021

Squirrel Scouts

A new Scouting program has been launched in the UK!

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Sept. 11, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of September 6, 2021

Georgia Scouts sell Moon Pies,  Scouts in Canada sell sand bags...and the UK launches Squirrel Scouts!

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Sept. 3, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of August 30, 2021

The 42nd World Scout Conference wraps up, Poland will host WJ 2027...and the Northern Lights MedVents are recruiting, again.

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Aug. 22, 2021

Encore Presentation: Why the Fleur-de-lis?

Why, exactly, does Scouting use the fleur-de-lis as its symbol?

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Aug. 12, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of August 9, 2021

Thousands upon thousands attend a Jamboree virtually, a Scout Camp survives a wildfire...and Scouts help out after a tornado.

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Aug. 6, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of August 2, 2021

A volunteer earns a Bronze Wolf, a Rover Moot is planned in Africa...and a Chicago Scout was prepared during a tornado.

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July 23, 2021


Neckerchief slides. Rings. Turk’s Heads. Whatever you call them, these handy little fasteners have an interesting history.

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July 9, 2021

Knife Safety

We’ve talked about knives, their importance in Scouting, and their utility as tools...but how do you use one safely?

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July 2, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of June 28, 2021

The Solomon Islands joins Scouting, a bear makes off with Scouts’ honey...and Scouts do love archery, don’t they?

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