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 Scouting New Zealand - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Scouting was introduced to New Zealand in 1908 and the island nation became a member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1953.
Scouting in New Zealand began in 1908 and spread rapidly throughout the country.
Scouting New Zealand has the same Scouting sections as the Scout Association in the United Kingdom, but with Keas replacing Beavers, Venturers replacing Explorers, and Rovers replacing the Scout Network.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Scouting_New_Zealand   (451 words)

  
 Scouting - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Scouting, or the Scout movement, is a worldwide youth movement of multiple organizations for both boys and girls whose aim is to develop young people physically, spiritually and mentally so that youth may take a constructive place in society.
Scouting has two internationally known symbols: The fleur-de-lis is used by membership organizations of the WOSM, the trefoil by the members of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS).
Scouting is often dealt with in a humorous manner, as in the 1989 film Troop Beverly Hills, and is often fictionalized so that the audience knows the topic is Scouting without there being any mention of Scouting by name.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Scouting   (5614 words)

  
 Introducing Scouting - Scouts Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Scouting is a growing world wide youth movement with over 28 million members and over 80,000 in Australia.
Scouting focuses on young people from six to 26 years of age and provides them with opportunities for fun and adventure as well as helping them to develop skills gain self- confidence and learn teamwork and initiative.
Scouts are supported by a Group committee made up of interested parents and other adults in the community.
www.scouts.com.au /autopage.asp?iShellID=&sKeyword=SOZ_WHO   (125 words)

  
 Scouting   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The seeds of Scouting began during the Siege of Mafeking, South Africa, where Baden Powell served as the commanding officer during the Boer War of 1899–1902.
It is a purple, circular shaped badge with a fleur-de-lis in the centre, surrounded by a piece of rope tied with a reef knot.
If a Scout meets another Scout, even though a stranger to him, he must speak to him and help him in any way that he can, either to carry out the duty he is then doing, or by giving him food, or, so far as possible, anything that he may be in want of.
scouting.iqnaut.net   (2223 words)

  
 Sections of Scouting - Scouts Australia
Scouting, which has been in existence since 1907, and in Australia since 1908, has the aim of developing young people physically, intellectually, spiritually, emotionally and socially.
Children are accepted into Scouting from 6 years of age, and may continue through the different Sections until as young adults they reach the age of 26.
Scout Leaders are volunteers from the community, often the parents of Scout-age children, who have an interest in developing young people’s potential.
www.scouts.com.au /autopage.asp?iMenuID=758&iShellID=675   (206 words)

  
 1st Hornsea Scout Group - Home
We are thriving Group and are one of the leading groups in the Beverley and Hornsea District, in the Humberside Scout County.
The group has active Cub, Scout and Explorer sections and is one of the feeder groups for the Beverley and Hornsea District Explorer Group.
For more information about Hornsea Scout Group and its sections see the rest of the website by clicking the section links which are currently under development, or for other questions, queries or joining information contact us using the links on the contact page.
www.hornseascouts.org.uk   (381 words)

  
 What is Scouting?
Scouting continues to grow and develop in Canada and around the world as it continues to meet the needs of modern children.
he mission of Scouting is to contribute to the education of young people, through a value system based on the Scout Promise and Law, to help build a better world where people are self-fulfilled as individuals and play a constructive role in society.
Scout Movement whose aim is to assist young people in the full development of their potentials.
members.aol.com /brlscouts/scouting.htm   (855 words)

  
 The Five Scouting Sections and when they meet
The Scout Leaders are there to help give direction but the Scouts are involved with planning the activities and making the decisions with other members of the Troop.
Scouts is open to girls and boys aged from 11 to 15 years.
Throughout the various Sections of Scouting there is a range of proficiency badges to be gained for special skills.
members.optusnet.com.au /bayswaterscouts/Scouting_Sections.htm   (367 words)

  
 Scouting in Thailand
Scouting appeals to the people of Thailand and receives strong support from the Royal family and government which has facilitated the steady growth and development of the organisation.
Because Scouting is part of the school curriculum, the students have to sit an exam at the end of each term.
Thai Scouts come from all regions of the country and participate in a variety of training activities during the year concerned mainly with national development and public services which include cleaning up public areas, first aid, traffic control, disaster-relief, summer public services and particularly the environmental and natural conservation.
www.thaiscouting.com /scouting.html   (1182 words)

  
 Scouting's Five Sections
The Scout program emphasizes having fun while encouraging youth to feel good about themselves, their friends and family, God, and the environment.
The Scout program is designed around a lively variety of activities based on personal and group interests.
Scouts meet in a group called a troop.
my.tbaytel.net /scouts/programs.htm   (965 words)

  
 Panayotis D. Cangelaris - World Scout Movement Philatelic Exhibit
To support Scouting in his country, King Rama VI of Siam let 19 stamps of earlier issues (1906-1920) be overprinted by three types of overprint (I, II and III).
Scouts are allowed to wear distinctive badges awarded to them in recognition of their physical, mental and spiritual development that lead to the discovery and improvement of their skills and abilities.
Scouting is divided in Sections of age and field of activities.
www.cangelaris.com /exsco.htm   (779 words)

  
 Scouting Online : Productie
The policy of Scouting Nederland is determined by the National Council and is prepared and implemented by the National Board with support of professionals in the National Service Centre.
Scouting Nederland is a member of both the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) and the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM).
In 1973, the national organisation Scouting Nederland was established with the merger of two scout and two guide organisations.
www.scouting.nl /static/english   (383 words)

  
 Top20Scouting.com - Your Top20 Guide for Scouting!
British Scouting, by contrast, makes use of imagery drawn from the Indian subcontinent, because that region was a significant focus in the early years of the Scouting Movement.
It is a purple, circular badge with a fleur-de-lis in the centre, surrounded by a piece of rope tied with a reef knot.
The fleur-de-lis is an ancient symbol, originally used by Baden-Powell for the enlisted scouts of the British Army and subsequently adopted and modified for the Scout Movement.
www.top20scouting.com   (3352 words)

  
 [rec.scouting.*] Scouting Around the World Pt. 1 (FAQ 8)
Scouting organizations are often associated with one or more large associations or confederations of organizations.
The World Oganization of the Scouting Movement is the largest confederation of Scouting organizations in the world Links to organizations affiliated with the (WOSM) can be found at: http://www.scout.org The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts is the largest confederation of Guides in the world.
Subject: Scouting in Indonesia The Scouting Movement of the Republic of Indonesia has a membership of about 15 million people (out of a population of 190 million) which is the largest in the world.
www.faqs.org /faqs/scouting/worldwide/part1   (5242 words)

  
 THAILAND
Scouting in Thailand is unique in that it is part of the school curriculum.
Because Scouting is part of the school course work, they have to sit for exams at the end of the term.
Sections in Thai Scouting are divided according to grade in school rather that by age.
n2zgu.50megs.com /THAI.htm   (758 words)

  
 18th Warley Scouts - About Us
Since the new national Scouting sections (Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorer Scouts and Network Scouts) and the new national Scouting programme came in to place in 2002, Scouting here, and nationally has evolved to the 21st century.
Here at Warley we house four of the current national Scouting sections, these are as follows, the Beavers (Aged 6 - 8), Cubs (8-10½), Scouts (10½-14) and Explorer Scouts (14-18).
Each section meets on a weekly basis with the programme ranging between playing games and baking to camping and white water rafting depending on the section which the young person is connected to.
www.warleyscouts.org.uk /about.php   (192 words)

  
 Scouting in Sweden
The aim of all activities is to give the members various experiences, understanding and knowledge of outdoor life, with consciousness of the environment, questions of faith and moral issues, a sense of international responsibility and involvement in public affairs.
The program is characterized by traditional scout activities with outdoor life, questions of faith and moral issues, learning by doing, the patrol system, international awareness and responsibility, community involvement and guidance towards a personal Christian faith and life style.
The Swedish Guide And Scout Association is a non-political organization, which runs scout activities for children, young people and adults, from 7 years of age and upwards.
www.faqs.org /faqs/scouting/worldwide/part1/section-15.html   (1168 words)

  
 'On Rappel!' Scouting   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Rappelling or abseiling is the technique used to descend rope, the speed being controlled by friction between the rope and a braking device.
'On Rappel!' Scouting suggests that this training be held as close as possible to the date of the rock face adventure.
Consent forms, which must indicate that the parents, youth and Scouters are aware of the inherent risk due to the nature of the activity.
members.aol.com /brlscouts/rappel.htm   (744 words)

  
 Introduction to Advancement Topics
Boy Scout Advancement requirements are found in the Boy Scout Requirements book, which is issued annually.
The Boy Scout Division at the national office must be contacted for procedures to follow for Explorers who completed the requirements for Eagle Scout prior to December 31, 1999, if an Eagle Board of Review for that Explorer was not conducted before June 30, 2000.
Scouting Service Project, Inc. Website ©1997-2006 may be reproduced and used locally by Scouting volunteers for training purposes consistent with the programs of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) [Links to BSA Sites] or other Scouting and Guiding Organizations.
www.usscouts.org /advance/intro.html   (751 words)

  
 Discover Scouting!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Sections of Scouting - from ages 6 and up, boy or girl there is a place in Scouting for you.
Here are a just few profiles of famous people who thank Scouting for setting them on the right path in life.
Copyright in the content is claimed by Scouts Australia (SA Branch) however the contents are not held to be applicable to, or appropriate for, any other organisation or external purpose.
www.sa.scouts.com.au /discover   (147 words)

  
 The Scouter-in-Training Award - ScoutDocs
The SITA would be a "fourth route" to satisfying the Section A requirements of the Queen's Venturer Award along with the Venturer Award, the Outdoorsman Award, and the Duke of Edinburgh's Award (Silver).
Be responsible for one element of the administration of the section, such as recording the collection of dues or keeping track of completed badge work.
If in a Cubs or Scouts, be involved in the planning and operation of a camp of at least four nights.
scoutdocs.ca /Documents/SITA.php   (1073 words)

  
 Scouting > Events > Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Intormation, location and contacts for annual Irish scouting event for groups of four Scouts, between the ages of 14 - 16, with an adult leader.
Scout training adventure weekends program descriptions and calendar.
Location, program information and registration details for senoir sections of Scouting and Guiding in Ireland.
www.ebladestore.com /resources/Scouting/Events/Ireland   (48 words)

  
 Site Map
Formed in 1910, Claygate Scouts was proud to celebrate its 90th anniversary...
This is a PDF File setting out the Section Uniforms together with a suggested List of items required for attending Camp.
It is the policy of 1st Claygate Scout Group, in accordance with the policy of The Scout Association...
www.claygatescouts.org /site_map.htm   (350 words)

  
 Hampshire Scouting - Sections
For Scout members between the ages of 14 and 18.
For Scout members between the ages of 18 and 25.
Scouts and Guides call for peace in the Middle East
www.scouts-hants.org.uk /Portal/index.php?module=pagesetter&tid=2&filter=Hub:eq:1   (63 words)

  
 Open Directory - Recreation:Scouting:Organizations:Scouting New Zealand
Auxiliary organizations, or sites pertaining to Scouts Australia in its role as a national organization should be listed at New Zealand.
If you are unsure about proper placement please submit to Scouting and our editors will be happy to find the proper sub-category.
Sea Scouting sections and groups of Scouting New Zealand.
dmoz.org /Recreation/Scouting/Organizations/Scouting_New_Zealand/desc.html   (180 words)

  
 [ 5thAgincourt.ca ] Scouting Sections
Through outdoor activities, creative play, music, and cooperative games, Beavers enjoy time with their friends (and meet new ones), learn how to get along within a group, and develop the confidence to be themselves.
The Scout and Venturer programs include a variety of personal and group activities that emphasize the outdoors, citizenship and community involvement, leadership skills, and personal development.
Scouts gives every member a chance to be a leader.
www.5thagincourt.ca /sections.shtml   (334 words)

  
 Hamilton-Wentworth Scouting   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Scout House is the location of the "Scout Shop", your source for Scouting program supplies.
Scout Shop also carries a full line of camping and outdoors supplies and equipment.
Scout House is also the home for the "Help Desk".
www.hwscouting.ca /scout_house.htm   (202 words)

  
 The InterNETional Scouting and Guiding Pages
Many people and organizations have made available information about Scouting and Guiding in their country, about their own unit or something more specialized.
Also, I'm still looking for "country webmasters", people willing to coordinate updates for their own country (or state, or a specific topic, anything to lighten my load).
This page is created and maintained by David Jansen, member of Scouting "de Van Wassenaer Van Obdam" in Wassenaar, the Netherlands (member of Scouting Nederland).
users.scoutnet.nl /~inter   (179 words)

  
 18th Warley Scouts - Scouting Sections
Here at 18th Warley we are home to four of the Scouting sections, including, the Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorer Scouts.
Once in Scouts the young person will become involved in the more 'Scouty' activities such as knife and axe work, camping and hikes.
The young people in Explorer Scouts have a leader to guide them, but in theory should be planning their own activities.
www.warleyscouts.org.uk /sections/index.php   (124 words)

  
 BSA, Desert District, Southern Sierra Council - Scouting
Teams a Scouting oriented program for young men 14 through 15 years of age.
A Scouting oriented program for young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the eighth grade) through 20 years of age.
Members eligible for the Order of the Arrow are chosen by their fellow scouts.
www1.iwvisp.com /desertbsa/scouting   (285 words)

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