12 Days of a Scout Christmas – Do a Good Turn Daily Holiday Countdown

The 12 Days of a Scout Christmas has become one of our favorite traditions on the Voice of Scouting, and we hope you will visit every day, beginning Friday, Dec 14, to find inspiring Christmas messages...

A Very Scouting Thanksgiving – Fun Recipes and Activities for Scouts and Families

Thanksgiving—it’s that grand American tradition where we fill a table full of foods we don’t normally eat during the rest of the year and celebrate the gratitude we have with our friends and families. For...

Crimes of Grindelwald: Fantastic Merit Badges and Where to Find Them

Back in July we celebrated Harry Potter's birthday with this magical article (below). Since the new Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald is premiering this month, we thought it would be fun to look back...

Dutch-oven Pumpkin: Three Ways

I know it sounds strange, but after carving that great orange gourd on Halloween, don't let your pumpkin rot. Bake it in your Dutch-oven instead. It is, after all, a squash and is classified...
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Learn about the Countries Competing in the FIFA World Cup and How they Participate...

The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition attended by the senior men's national teams who are members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). Just...

5 Scout Traits that Make for Great Winter 2018 Olympians

Watching the strongest, most competitive athletes from around the world compete in such a rich variety of intense sports creates a tantalizing feeling of exhilaration across each nation. Each athlete demonstrates incredible athleticism and we...
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Make Your Valentine a Red Velvet Pear Dutch Oven Upside-Down Cake

This weekend we modified an old camp recipe substituting red velvet cake for chocolate. Imagine our pleasant surprise when the pears each absorbed the red from the cake mix making each pear its own heart; this...
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How to Use Scoutbook | Keeping track of Scout Advancement

Learning how to use Scoutbook is easy and will save Scout leaders and parents time while involving the Scouts in their own advancement process. Keeping track of Scout advancement is now more simple. All you...

History of the Scout Klondike Derby

Do you know the song “We’re Going North, the Rush is On?” In 1897 gold was discovered in the Klondike area of northwest Canada. It lies just to the east of Alaska. Over 100,000...

2017 Most Read, Most Controversial and Most Beloved Scouting Articles

Each year brings new triumphs, challenges, and changes. This past year here at the Voice of Scouting, we were impressed and inspired by Scouts who achieved so much and helped others in unique and...