Top 10 Magical Merit Badges You Could Earn at Hogwarts

We may never know what it would be like to be a Scout in the wizarding world of Harry Potter. But, we can find similarities between Hogwarts classes and merit badges. In celebration of Harry...

Thai Cave Rescue: A UK Scouter was Among the First to Discover the Lost...

On Tuesday, July 10th, the world watched and breathed a sigh of relief as all 12 young members of the Thai soccer team the Wild Boars and their coach were rescued from the Tham...

How Scouts can Celebrate Fourth of July by Honoring their Duty to Country

This Fourth of July, take some time to think about the phrase from the Scout Oath "I will do my best to do my duty to ... my country." The purpose of the Fourth...

Former Boy Scout Chris Pratt Has Life Advice You Need to Hear

Generation Award winner and former Boy Scout, Chris Pratt, had inspiring advice for today's youth during the MTV Movie & TV Awards show on June 18, 2018. He began his acceptance speech talking about...
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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...