Category: Scouts

One of the very best organizations to help you raise successful boys is the Boys Scouts of America (BSA).

Lizzagator Swamp Race

Here’s a pretty fun event we did at the Chickasaw Council Centennial Expo.  Called the lizzagator swamp race, it is pretty simple and the scouts really had fun with it.  Two teams of 4 to 6 boys compete to get…

Conservation Project: Bluebird Houses

Bluebirds are among our best loved and most useful birds.  They are rapidly disappearing and need our help now, before it is too late.  You can help the bluebirds by building and maintaing a bluebird house.  See the free plans…

Pinewood Derby Photo Gallery

Here is Vuk’s Car. This flying wedge took first place in the pack… Mike and his son sent us photos of their Hot Rod – Looks Great! Love those headers. Best of luck to you guys. Here is Hot Rod…

Cub Scout Sites by State

This is the directory of cub and scout websites by city. We would love to add your pack or troop’s website or blog to the list. Just add the info in the reply box below. Be sure to give us…

Pinewood Derby® Physics

Physics plays an important role in the design of a pinewood derby car. Here are a few areas where physics applies: Air Resistance Friction Potential Energy Rotational Inertia Of all of these, friction and air resistance are the most well…