Scouting

Dear Editor:
Just returned from attending the World Jamboree of Scouting. Formerly known as Boy Scouts, the organization is now known as “Scouting” since girls are accepted into membership. The organization has done an excellent job in planning this change to be certain there was no change in opportunities for our boys. If girls wish to join, the sponsoring institutions need to organize a girls’ troop. It is required that each “troop” or unit have two adult leaders in charge and two adult leaders present at all events.

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This story was posted on August 8, 2019.