Tag Archives: Christmas

christmas
By Community Submission
Jan 02, 2014

‘Angels’ of Troop 560 A Christmas Story

A troop’s determination to buy a special van for an adult leader paralyzed in a bicycling accident helped bring together an entire community. Dave and Sherri Evans chat in their comfortable, wheelchair-friendly transition home on the outskirts of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It is the first wintry day of December 1998. A Christmas tree graces the […]

A Good Turn Christmas Tree close
By Melany Gardner
Dec 23, 2013

LDS Church History Museum Shares the Christmas Spirit and Scouting with “A Good Turn Christmas”

The LDS Church History Museum on Temple Square focuses on Christ-like service and the Boy Scouts of America in this years Christmas exhibit, “A Good Turn Christmas.” The exhibit is open now and will remain open through 12 January 2014. The Spirit of Christmas is the spirit of doing good to others. What better way to […]

wisemen feature
By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Dec 06, 2013

LDS Church History Museum Exhibit Unwraps Christmas Spirit

An exhibit titled A Good Turn Christmas opens November 23, 2013 at the Church History Museum. This year’s theme for the annual Christmas exhibit focuses on the Christlike act of doing service and relates to the Boy Scout Slogan to do a good turn daily. The spirit of Christmas is the spirit of doing good to […]

nativity feature
By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Dec 06, 2013

LDS Church History Museum “A Good Turn Christmas” Exhibit

SALT LAKE CITY— On 23 November 2013, the Church History Museum will open a temporary exhibit entitled A Good Turn Christmas. The exhibit will remain open through 12 January 2014.  This year’s theme for the annual Christmas exhibit focuses on the Christ-like act of doing service and relates to the Boy Scout slogan to do […]

Black Friday
By Utah National Parks Council
Nov 26, 2013

Black Friday Specials Before Black Friday

Black Friday deals this year are expected to be big. Many retailers are going to open on Thanksgiving because it is expected to be a difficult season financially. I dislike shopping on Black Friday – large crowds, minimum availability of products, gimmicks to draw customers into stores, fighting and incivility as shoppers race against one […]

stocking
By Kent Nobis
Nov 05, 2013

Get a Head Start Shopping for the Holidays and Support Utah National Park Scouts!

http://hybridlightscouts.com/home/KZY47 Trying to find the perfect gift for the holidays?  What does everyone need – a FLASHLIGHT! Don’t think so? Here’s a challenge for you: Walk around your house and find all the flashlights that you own and try to turn them on. If you are like me, and many others, you have 10-12 flashlights […]

Christmas feature
By Utah National Parks Council
Oct 02, 2013

Kids Craft: How to Make a Santa Ornament for Home School Activity

Whether your Scout or kids attend(s) public school, private school, charter school or are home schooled, the greatest learning opportunity is at home with a parent. Here is a great activity you can do at home that is not only fun and inexpensive but educational. Kids can learn about fractions, measurement and make a print of […]