Laudato Si means Praise to You and is part of the beautiful canticle of Saint Francis of Assisi. It reminds us that our common home, the Earth, is like a sister that we share our life with and our beautiful mother who welcomes us into her arms. We need to learn how to care for our common home and understand that how we treat our home reflects how we care for each other.
Here is a different experience for your pack or troop! Head to the horse farm at 'Heart to Heart' Morgans, LLC in Alexander, NY. Work with the horses, learn how to ride, experience a working horse farm and earn Horsmanship and/or Animal Science merit badge.
Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Preserve, Blasdell, NY
Fossil hunting and Merit Badges like: Astronomy, Environmental Science, Geology, Mining & Society, Nature, Soil and Water Conservation and Weather. Day trip, Merit Badges, Fun!
Rochester NY & Finger Lakes region
Hiking Merit Badge Hike Sequence
Great, easy, day trip, for your patrol or troop.
Take your patrol or troop on a beautiful day trip from Camp Gorton in the Finger Lakes region of New York. Waneta Lake, south of Penn Yan, NY
community service project hours
An idea in planning for a Senior Living Center... a day of fishing fun yet letting the youth leaders in your troop put it altogether from start to finish while counting it as community service...
Add a twist to the traditional geocache!
Geocaching is a fun activity to get your Scouts outside and working together. Who doesn't like a puzzle? Searching for something hidden based on a couple clues, some coordinates and GPS...
Summary Sheet and Campout Plan
Key Skills of Scouting Summary Sheet & Campout Plan