Scouting is a world-wide non-formal educational movement for young people founded by Lord Robert Baden-Powell of Gilwell. From its modest beginning at his experimental camp comprised of 22 youth held on Brownsea Island in August of 1907 there has developed the largest youth organization in the world. Membership today stands at some 25 million Scouts and 10 million Guides and Girl Scouts. Scouting aims to develop the mental, moral and physical capabilities of youth through a progressive program emphasizing outdoor activities. Scouting is well regarded for introducing young people to environmental issues, outdoor skills, community service projects, and co-operative activities. Scouting Recreation.
Scouting or the Scout Movement is a movement that aims to support young people in their physical, mental and spiritual development, that they may play constructive roles in society, with a strong focus on the outdoors and survival skills. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Scouting or the Scout Movement is a movement that aims to support young people in their physical, mental and spiritual development, that they may play constructive roles in society, with a strong focus on the outdoors and survival skills.
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- Camp Fire Girls - Camp Fire, formerly Camp Fire USA and originally Camp Fire Girls of America, is a co-ed inclusive youth development organization. Camp Fire was the first nonsectarian, multicultural organization for girls in America. Its programs emphasize camping and other outdoor activities for youth.
- Kibbo Kift - The Kindred of the Kibbo Kift was a camping, hiking and handicraft group with ambitions to bring world peace. It was the first of three movements in England associated with the charismatic artist and writer John Hargrave. The Kindred was founded in 1920.
- Order of Woodcraft Chivalry - The Order of Woodcraft Chivalry is a scouting-like movement operating in the United Kingdom, which was founded in 1916 by Ernest Westlake. It was inspired by Ernest Thompson Seton's Woodcraft Indians, and Seton was its honorary Grand Chieftain.
- Pioneer movement - A pioneer movement is an organization for children operated by a communist party. Typically children enter into the organization in elementary school and continue until adolescence. The adolescents then typically join the Young Communist League.
- SpiralScouts International - SpiralScouts International is a United States-based youth organization based on Wiccan symbolism and values, but explicitly for children of all faiths.
- Woodcraft Indians - Woodcraft League of America, originally called the Woodcraft Indians and League of Woodcraft Indians is a youth program, established by Ernest Thompson Seton in 1902 and often regarded as one of the earliest youth organisations in modern history.
- Short The Baden-Powell Family www
Short biographical sketches of the three BP Scouting founders: Robert Baden-Powell, Baden-Powell Family, Agnes Baden-Powell, and Olave Baden-Powell. The Baden-Powell Family.
- Contains Scouting Resources - Baden Powell Links www
Contains a set of links to Baden-Powell websites. Scouting Resources - Baden Powell Links.
- History, Brownsea Island, the birthplace of Scout Camping www
History, Island, the birthplace of Scout Camping, camping program, and link to registration information for this historic location. Brownsea Island, the birthplace of Scout Camping.
- The Out and About on Brownsea Island www
The Girlguiding UK site for booking information and programs for the Girl Guide camp. Out and About on Brownsea Island.
- WAGGGS Our Cabaña www
WAGGGS World Centre in the City of Cuernavaca, Cabaña, Mexico. Mexican cultural programs. Our Cabaña.
- WOSM Kandersteg International Scout Centre www
WOSM world centre. International Scout Centre. 65 kilometres south of Bern, Switzerland. Year-round program built around the three main themes: international friendship, high adventure, and the environment. International staff program. Kandersteg International Scout Centre.
- Interactive The World Scout Exchange www
Interactive e-mail list, World Scout Exchange, archive of scouting information and contacts in all 50 states and 150 countries. The World Scout Exchange.
- Worldwide Seascout-Net www
Worldwide sea scouting chat and forum, Seascout-Net, including archive. Seascout-Net.
- Lists Scouting Associations www
Lists all scouting associations in every country with affiliations noted. Scouting Associations.
- Categorized The Scouting Directory Project www
Categorized directory. The Scouting Directory Project.
- World Scout Jamboree. Sweden www
2011, Scout Jamboree. Sweden, July information site for the 22nd Jamboree. World Scout Jamboree. Sweden.
- Annual Gilwell Reunion www
Annual event for holders of Woodbadge beads. Reunion. Held at Gilwell Park, United Kingdom. Gilwell Reunion.
- Alexa: Scouting Recreation
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Scouting Recreation
- DMOZ: Scouting Recreation
dmoz.org Directory: Scouting Recreation