Nov2014

**Registration will close at

** Requirements to be covered will be posted for each clinic as soon as that information is provided by the counselors.

** Clinics will have no more than 15 Scouts per Counselor scheduled. Total seats >15, indicates multiple Counselors for the same Merit Badge.

  • Open Seat information is current as of: 12:27 PM, 13 October

STEM MBs: Eagle Required:

Clinic
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Time
Open Seats
Notes
Counselor Follow-up
8:00 - 8:45N/A
Red Cross Certification
8:00 - 3:30 16/16 Notes from the Counselor:
There is a $20 fee for this clinic, payable the day of the event. Registration for this clinic will be limited to adults only until 31 October. Beginning on the October 31 persons 12 and older may register for any remaining seats.
Archaeology
9:00 - 3:30 12/12 Notes from the Counselor:
Because of the volume of material to be covered and a few items which cannot be done class, I will assign some homework and a short quiz to be emailed or mailed to me upon completion.

Each boy should obtain a copy of the Archaeology merit badge book to read and bring to the workshop.
Pioneering
9:00 - 3:30 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Plumbing
9:00 - 3:30 9/9 Notes from the Counselor:
The Counselor plans to over all requirements in the clinic. Reading the Merit Badge pamphlet before the clinic is encouraged. Also, please ensure you're wearing clothes that are warm and ok with getting dirty. For part of the clinic you will be outside soldering pipes.
Programming
9:00 - 3:30 8/8 Notes from the Counselor:
This clinic requires the Scout to bring a laptop to work on. The Counselor plans to cover requirements 2-4, 5a, and 6. Counselor plans to cover requirement 5a using Excel VBA.

The scout must come with a signed CyberChip before the Counselor will sign-off on requirement 1.

The scout should have looked over the requirements and http://boyslife.org/programming/ before the session.
Robotics
9:00 - 3:30 16/16 Notes from the Counselor:
The Counselor plans to cover all requirements. Scouts should come prepared to participate in meaningful discussion of the requirements. Reading the Merit Badge pamphlet before the clinic is recommended.
Welding
9:00 - 3:30 5/5 Notes from the Counselor:
The Counselor is planning to cover all requirements. Please note - the completion of the welding portion of this Merit Badge will be dependent on the weather. Please wear warm clothing that you don't mind damaging or getting dirty.
Cooking
9:00 - 12:00 45/45 Notes from the Counselor:
Counselors generally cover requirements 1-4 & 8
Citizenship in the World
9:00 - 10:20 60/60 Notes from the Counselor:
Typically Counselors will try to cover requirements 1-6.
Public Speaking
9:00 - 10:20 8/8 Notes from the Counselor:
The Counselor plans to cover requirements 1, 3, & 5.
Search & Rescue
10:35 - 3:30 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Requirement 5 must be completed online. Certificate of completion must be presented to councilor to receive credit. Requirement 10 should be completed at home also. We will complete other requirements as time permits.
Citizenship in the Nation
10:35 - 12:00 60/60 Notes from the Counselor:
Scouts need to read the merit badge book. Counselors generally cover requirements 1, 4a-e, 5, and 7 in class.

Additional Notes: Scouts can get a free pocket sized copy of the Constitution by following the instructions given on one of the following sites:
http://www.thecapitol.net/Publications/PocketConstitution.html
http://www.nccs.net/products/product/pocket-constitution.php
Disabilities Awareness
10:35 - 12:00 10/10 Notes from the Counselor:
The Counselor plans to cover requirements 1, 6, & 7, part of requirements 3 & 4, and start on requirement 5.
Personal Fitness
12:30 - 3:30 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Counselors generally cover requirements 1-5 & 9. Please bring a copy of your latest BSA Physical to show completion of requirement 1a.
Citizenship in the Community
12:30 - 1:50 60/60 Notes from the Counselor:
Scouts need to read the merit badge book. 1, 2, and 6 will be covered in class. For requirement 2, the Scout should come prepared with a map to discuss the locations in their community.
Textile
12:30 - 1:50 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Counselor plans to cover all requirements except for 1, 2d, & 6.
American Heritage
2:05 - 3:30 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Collections
2:05 - 3:30 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Golf
2:05 - 3:30 10/10 Notes from the Counselor:
Counselors will generally cover requirements 1-6.
Please note: This Merit Badge requires Scouts to play 18 holes of golf; this requirement will have to be done outside of the clinic.
Scouting Heritage
2:05 - 3:30 15/15 Notes from the Counselor:
Pre-Reqs: 5 & 6
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