Tag Archives: Scouting Magazine

By Bryan Wendell
Apr 07, 2014

Chris Evans’ Captain America was inspired by an Eagle Scout

Captain America and Eagle Scouts: Both wear uniforms, and of course they’re both patriotic and brave. But recently I learned the shield-toting Avenger has even more in common with young men who earn Scouting’s highest award than you might think. Chris Evans, the actor who plays the titular superhero in Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, says “Cap” was modeled after […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Aug 01, 2013

Transforming the Image of Scouting

Ever wondered how to get your boys more engaged with Scouting? Does it suffer from an image problem within your team? Here are some ideas to get that spark going: ·         Keep the “outing” in “Scouting” – outdoor activities attract boys and get attendance. ·         Make it fun. It’s not all about passing things off. ·         Get them […]