Episodes

Recruitment & Growing Membership

Aug. 15, 2019

What are some ways, as a new Scouting year looms, to grow your Group’s membership? Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcast.com . --- Send…

Scouting Five - Week of August 12, 2019

Aug. 14, 2019

Scout Troops celebrate milestone anniversaries, another Scout trailer stolen...and Catholic Scouts trek towards Rome. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at …

Any Tent in a Storm

July 31, 2019

A short story about a time, at a Canadian Jamboree, that a bunch of tents blew down. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcast.com . --- …

Scouting Five - Week of July 22, 2019

July 24, 2019

World Jamboree opens, Boy Scouts get their trailer back...and the Girl Scouts add more badges. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcast.co…

Scouting Five - Week of July 15, 2019

July 17, 2019

Girl Scouts clean up Crystal Cove, a Cub Camp gets cancelled...and Beaver Scouts in Calgary support their local Humane Society. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes ava…

Food Handling

July 11, 2019

Because nobody wants to spend all camp sick and in the outhouse. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcast.com . --- Send in a voice mes…

Scouting Five - Week of July 8, 2019

July 10, 2019

Pacific Jamboree kicks off, tragedies old and new...and what can you do with your old Scout uniform? Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodc…

The Group Commissioner

June 19, 2019

Every Scouting Group (in Canada, at least) needs one...but what does the Commissioner actually do? Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcas…

Scouting Five - Week of June 17, 2019

June 18, 2019

Damborees and Beaverees, Top Section Awards...and girls are driving Scouting's growth in the UK (and probably elsewhere). Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available…

Scouting Five - Week of June 10, 2019

June 11, 2019

Boy Scouts help out, Girl Scouts teach about smartphones...and Scouts Canada closes up a Scout House. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpod…

Aidan from Bitsbox

June 6, 2019

An interview with Aidan Chopra, co-founder of kid-friendly coding language Bitsbox. Teaching kids about STEM is important! Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes availabl…

Scouting Five - Week of May 27, 2019

May 28, 2019

Boy Scouts subject to lawsuits, Scoutrees in full swing...and Scouting surges in Britain's poorest communities. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scouti…

Family Training Event

May 23, 2019

In which we learn all about Alberta's Family Training Event camp, a yearly event aimed at improving Scouter training. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at …

Scouting Five - Week of May 20, 2019

May 22, 2019

Scouts visit Normandy; Girl Scouts visit state parks...and at least in Massachusetts, Scouting is growing. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstu…

Scouting Five - Week of May 13, 2019

May 15, 2019

Waco girls eager to Eagle, Toyota partners with the Girl Scouts...and remember: don't get your Scouts to deliver political flyers. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes …

Episode 79 - Registration Fees & Fundraising

May 8, 2019

Membership in Scouting costs a certain amount; there's a registration fee. Scout Groups, however, may opt to charge extra, above and beyond this amount. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | A…

Scouting Five 071 - Week of April 29, 2019

April 30, 2019

Boy Scouts' files on abusers, Ancaster Scouts need volunteers...and Bethesda add Scouts as a faction to Fallout 76. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at sc…

Scouting Five 070 - Week of April 22, 2019

April 24, 2019

A Scouter leader among the casualties in Sri Lanka, Canadian Scouts plant trees...and hey, watch out for ticks, eh? Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at sc…

Scouting Five 069 - Week of April 15, 2019

April 16, 2019

The first female Arrow of Light recipient, Scouts stranded by floodwaters...and a historic Scouting cabin in Iowa is set to be demolished. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full sho…

Scouting Five 068 - Week of April 8, 2019

April 10, 2019

A generational Pinewood Derby, another stolen Scout trailer...and a Cub Scout cleanup effort yields a disturbing find. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at…

Episode 78 - Knives Revisited/Scout Shops Closing

April 3, 2019

Scouts Canada announces the shuttering of several of its equipment shops, and makes a surprising policy change regarding knives. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes av…

Scouting Five 067 - Week of April 1, 2019

April 2, 2019

Thefts from Girl Scouts, Scouting comes to an end in Didsbury...and Duchess Kate visits Scouts at Gilwell Park. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scouti…

Scouting Five 066 - Week of March 25, 2019

March 27, 2019

More Scouting for Food, Girl Scouts clean up...and GoFundMe wants to help Scouts with fundraising. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcas…

Episode 77 - Awards and Recognition

March 21, 2019

What awards can adult volunteers earn through Scouting? Let's find out! Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcast.com . --- Send in a vo…