Class Schedule - Youth

Archeology   Archeology (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Archaeologists are detectives who study how people lived in the past. They figure out what happened, when, how, and why. Using the clues that people left behind, they try to understand how and why human culture has changed through time.
Camping   Camping (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 12

Level of Difficulty: MderatePrerequisites: Requirements 5a, 5d, and 7a. In order to complete Camping MB, a Scout must have atotal of at least 20 days and nights of camping experience (Requirement 9) and should bring a letter from his scoutmaster indicating the number of camping days he has prior to attending summer camp.This is a good merit badge for a 2nd year camper.
Chess   Chess (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 12

The USCF (United States Chess Federation) provided the primary contributing writers for the Merit Badge pamphlet. They will be helping to promote the badge through communications with the Chess delegate teams (similar to BSA’s National Committees and Boards) and e-mail blasts, plus website and “tournament news” announcements.
Citizenship in the Nation   Citizenship in the Nation (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 5

As Scouts fulfill the requirements for this merit badge, they will learn how to become active citizens are aware of and grateful for their liberties and rights, to participate in their governments and protect their freedom, helping to defend their country and standing up for individual rights on behalf of all its citizens.
Citizenship in the World   Citizenship in the World (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

Scouts who earn the Citizenship in the World merit badge will discover that they are already citizens of the world. How good a world citizen each person is depends on his willingness to understand and appreciate the values, traditions, and concerns of people in other countries.
Cooking   Cooking (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Level of Difficulty: Moderate to AdvancedScouts will practice their cooking skills throughout the week. Cooking experience is strongly recommended. In order to complete Cooking MB, a scout must plan, shop for, and cook three meals at home (Requirement 7). This can be done either before or coming to camp. If the former, please provide documentation from your scoutmaster.This is a good merit badge for a 3rd year camper.
Disabilities Awarness   Disabilities Awarness (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Look around at the Scouts in your unit, the members of your sports teams, and the kids in your class - you will see that each person has their own personalities, distinct interests and ideas, different physical features, and different strengths and needs.
Electricity   Electricity (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Electricity is a powerful and fascinating force of nature. As early as 600 BC, observers of the physical world suspected that electricity existed but did not have a name for it. In fact, real progress in unraveling the mystery of electricity has come only within the last 250 years.
Emergency Prepardness   Emergency Prepardness (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Level of Difficulty: AdvancedPrerequisites: First Aid Merit Badge, requirements 2b, 2c, 6c, 7b, and 8b. This merit badge requires additional time for writing reports and other activities while at camp.This is a good merit badge for a 3rd year camper.
Family Life   Family Life (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

The family is the basic unit of society and is important to both individuals and communities. The world is rapidly changing, making today's society much more complex than ever before. As Scouts earn this merit badge, they will realize why it is important to know more about family life and how to strengthen their families.
Fingerprinting/ Crime Prevention   Fingerprinting/ Crime Prevention (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

In earning the Fingerprinting merit badge, Scouts will learn about and use an important technique that is used by law enforcement officers, along with other materials like matching dental records and DNA sampling, to help identify amnesia victims, missing persons, abducted children, and others.
First Aid   First Aid (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 1, 2 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: Unlimited

Level of Difficulty: Moderate This program covers a great deal of material. A scout must have current knowledge of all first-aid requirements for Tenderfoot, 2nd Class, and 1st Class ranks (Requirement #1) This is a good merit badge for a 2nd year camper who is at the 1st class rank or above.
Fish & Wildlife Management   Fish & Wildlife Management (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 13

Level of Difficulty: ModerateThis badge requires some written work and a conservation project. Prerequisite: Requirements 6c and 8.This is a good merit badge for a 2nd year camper
Law   Law (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 14

Earning this merit badge enables a Scout to learn about the history and kinds of laws, the purpose and methods of law enforcement, consumer protection agencies, emerging law, and careers in the legal profession.
Mammal Study   Mammal Study (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 12

Level of Difficulty: BasicThis is a good introductory badge for younger scouts. Participants will be required to complete a report based on field observations and a conservation project. Requires some additional time for field work.This is a good merit badge for a 1st and 2nd year campers.
Public Speaking   Public Speaking (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 14

A lot happens during the course of every person's life and your ability to communicate your feelings and ideas is the best way to connect to the larger world. Even if you haven't stood at a podium on the stage and find the whole idea scary, sooner or later, someone is going to ask you to get up and say a few words. If you are prepared, it won't be scary. It can even be fun.
  Rank Skill Class - Scoutcraft
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Scouting Heritage   Scouting Heritage (MB) - Scoutcraft
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

  Swim Instruction - Aquatics
Time Block(s): 1 (9:00AM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Archeology   Archeology (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Archaeologists are detectives who study how people lived in the past. They figure out what happened, when, how, and why. Using the clues that people left behind, they try to understand how and why human culture has changed through time.
Chess   Chess (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

The USCF (United States Chess Federation) provided the primary contributing writers for the Merit Badge pamphlet. They will be helping to promote the badge through communications with the Chess delegate teams (similar to BSA’s National Committees and Boards) and e-mail blasts, plus website and “tournament news” announcements.
Citizenship in the Nation   Citizenship in the Nation (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

As Scouts fulfill the requirements for this merit badge, they will learn how to become active citizens are aware of and grateful for their liberties and rights, to participate in their governments and protect their freedom, helping to defend their country and standing up for individual rights on behalf of all its citizens.
Citizenship in the World   Citizenship in the World (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

Scouts who earn the Citizenship in the World merit badge will discover that they are already citizens of the world. How good a world citizen each person is depends on his willingness to understand and appreciate the values, traditions, and concerns of people in other countries.
Digital Technology   Digital Technology (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

Level of Difficulty: ModerateThis program requires scouts to be proficient with word processing, spreadsheets, presentation, and graphics software. Scouts must have a valid cyberchip in order to earn the MB. Requirement 9 can be done before or after attending camp. This is a good merit badge for 2nd and 3rd year campers.
Electricity   Electricity (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Electricity is a powerful and fascinating force of nature. As early as 600 BC, observers of the physical world suspected that electricity existed but did not have a name for it. In fact, real progress in unraveling the mystery of electricity has come only within the last 250 years.
Emergency Prepardness   Emergency Prepardness (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 13

Level of Difficulty: AdvancedPrerequisites: First Aid Merit Badge, requirements 2b, 2c, 6c, 7b, and 8b. This merit badge requires additional time for writing reports and other activities while at camp.This is a good merit badge for a 3rd year camper.
Family Life   Family Life (MB) - Trail to Eagle
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

The family is the basic unit of society and is important to both individuals and communities. The world is rapidly changing, making today's society much more complex than ever before. As Scouts earn this merit badge, they will realize why it is important to know more about family life and how to strengthen their families.
Law   Law (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 12

Earning this merit badge enables a Scout to learn about the history and kinds of laws, the purpose and methods of law enforcement, consumer protection agencies, emerging law, and careers in the legal profession.
Mining in Society   Mining in Society (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 14

Mining has been an important part of our nation since the 19th century. Today, the industry employes 3 million Americans, directly and indirectly, and is a major contributor to the global mining landscape. This merit badge covers the history of mining, explores the status of mining in the 21st century, introduces Scouts to modern mining careers, and explores the all-important topic of mining safety.
Scouting Heritage   Scouting Heritage (MB) - Scoutcraft
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 15

Soil & Water Conservation   Soil & Water Conservation (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 13

Level of Difficulty: ModerateThis program requires mature levels of concentration. Scouts will be required to make drawings, conduct simple experiments, and a conservation project. This program covers a lot of material and is not recommended for younger scout. This is a good merit badge for a 2nd and 3rd year campers.
Traffic Safety   Traffic Safety (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 14

Staying safe in traffic wherever you live is getting more difficult all the time, as more and more people take to the road. Earning the Traffic Safety merit badge and will give Scouts some crucial tools to stay safer, when driving a car on a highway, riding a bike across town, or jogging across a busy street.
Weather   Weather (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 2 (1:00PM)
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 12

Level of Difficulty: ModerateThis badge covers a lot of material. Participants will make rudimentary weather instruments and learn the basics of forecasting. This badge requires mature levels of concentration. This is a good merit badge for a 2nd year camper.