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Boy Scout Day

08 Feb

Journalist Rocky the Squirrel here –

“Keeping my paws on the nuts of the world!”

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February 8th is Boy Scout Day that celebrates the birthday of Scouting in America. On February 8, 1910, Chicago publisher William Dickson Boyce filed incorporation papers in the District of Columbia to create the Boy Scouts of America.

Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts offer a tremendous valuable program of life skills and values for millions of boys. It has been popular since Lord Baden-Powell founded the Boy Scouts in the early 1900′s in Great Britain. The top award of Eagle Scout is an accomplishment that reaps recognition, rewards and benefits for a young man throughout his life.

Do you know the Boy Scout motto?

“Do a good turn daily.”

 
 

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10 responses to “Boy Scout Day

  1. fozziemum

    02/08/2015 at 1:18 am

    What a great tradition indeed Rocky..we all here down under have been recently reminded of Lord Bayden Powell as his great grandson was charged with the brutal murder of his young wife..no boy scout that one!! loves Fozziemum xxx

     
    • PigLove

      02/09/2015 at 10:35 am

      OMS! (oh my squirrels) How awful that is. Indeed he was definitely NO boy scout – R

       
      • fozziemum

        02/09/2015 at 7:30 pm

        No a nasty piece of works.and he did some interview about the good that his great grandfather did and even then you could see in his eyes he was no good…his poor little kids have no mum now or father..not nice….:(

         
  2. onespoiledcat

    02/08/2015 at 5:46 am

    We think Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts are great organizations for kids……I purrrrsonally enjoy being a Cat Scout – we try to be good citizens like them!

    Hugs, Sammy

     
    • PigLove

      02/09/2015 at 10:39 am

      It’s an awesome organization for all of us indeed my friend – R

       
  3. easyweimaraner

    02/08/2015 at 7:46 am

    Oh that’s an impawtant day… we would need some boy scouts here…. dad and me are more so-so with doing good deeds in my crib :o)

     
    • PigLove

      02/09/2015 at 10:40 am

      aaaww you poor guy! If I was closer, I would come over and give ya’ll a hoof around the house and with your mom brother. XOXO – Bacon

       
  4. Molly The Wally

    02/08/2015 at 10:28 am

    A little good does you well we say. Have a serene and easy Sunday.
    Best wishes Molly

     
  5. The Canadian Cats

    02/08/2015 at 2:33 pm

    Boy/Girl Scouts are fantastic. Mom was a Brownie and then a Girl Scout. I am a Cat Scout and we do the same sort of thing. We do a good purr everyday.

    (((Shoko)))

     
    • PigLove

      02/09/2015 at 10:42 am

      That is totally awesome my friends. Ya’ll do good deeds every day – bravo! I already knew ya’ll totally rocked! XOXO – Bacon

       

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