Tag Archives: uniform

uniform-exchange
By Ali Mohammad
Feb 08, 2017

New Council Uniform Exchange Provides Cheaper Alternatives

Being the oldest of three boys, I was always the first to get a new Scout shirt. But, my brothers got my hand-me-downs since we couldn’t always afford a new uniform. My shirts were always one size too big, and I wore them till they were two sizes too small. It was always like the Goldilocks story with my […]

Coach Feature
By Darryl Alder
Jun 09, 2016

Aims of Scouting and the Varsity Scout Program

This is part two of the online Varsity Vision—Team Coach Position Specific Training. Other sessions include: Varsity Scouting, a Tool for the Quorum Aims of Scouting and the Varsity Scout Program The Captain and the Five Fields of Emphasis Making an Annual Plan Executing the Annual Plan Planning Team Meetings Planning Team Events Aims of Varsity Scouting The aims […]

Varisty Coach Position Specific Trainig
By Darryl Alder
Jun 02, 2016

The Varsity Vision—Team Coach Position-Specific Training

This is part one of the online Varsity Vision—Team Coach Position Specific Training. Other sessions include: Varsity Scouting, a Tool for the Quorum Aims of Scouting and the Varsity Scout Program The Captain and the Five Fields of Emphasis Making an Annual Plan Executing the Annual Plan Planning Team Meetings Planning Team Events When Varsity Scouting launched, I […]

By John Gailey
Apr 30, 2016

Can’t I Just Wear a T-Shirt? – Yes!

One of the key methods of Scouting is the uniform, yet many youth (and some adults) chafe at wearing the Boy Scout tan shirt with all of its patches and emblems. Fortunately for them, a Scout t-shirt is often an acceptable alternative to the classic button-up that still allows the group to build unity, reminds group members […]

Uniform Feature
By Stan Lockhart
Feb 22, 2016

Online Registration and Affordable Uniforms

Recently, our council and many other councils in the Western Region met with LDS Church leaders and National Council leaders to discuss how to better implement Scouting in the LDS Church. Over 100 people were there. We discussed a host of issues (You can read Darryl Alder’s report on the meeting and what was discussed […]

GIVING TREE
By Ali Mohammad
Dec 15, 2015

Be Some Deserving Scout’s Angel

Boys that love Scouting, love their uniforms. Fifteen deserving Scouts need you to help them get into uniform through Ethan’s Giving Trees in the Utah National Parks Council. Similar to an Angel Tree, each of our National Scout Shops have set up a tree with Ethan request cards from Scouts who need your help. The cards are in […]

unform history
By Boy Scouts of America
Jun 05, 2013

A Hundred Years of Uniforms

Question: What’s tough enough for the outdoors, special enough to stand out in a crowd, and worthy of a hundred years of respect? Answer: The uniform of the Boy Scouts of America. Uniforms have been an emblem of Scouting since the founding of the Boy Scouts of America in 1910. The BSA has grown a great deal […]