ThunderBird Merit Badge Workshop


ThunderBird Merit Badge Workshop
Date/Time
Registration Begins
11/15/2017
Last Day To Register
12/8/2017 6:30 PM
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Dear Fellow Scouter,

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AT 5:00 PM FRIDAY.  WALK-INS ARE WELCOME TO COME AND FILL MERIT BADGES CLASSES THAT ARE NOT FULL.

 It’s time to register for the Merit Badge Workshop 2017. 

This year it will be a one-day event held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Akins High School (10701 S. 1st Street, Austin, TX 78748).  

Cost for the event is $20.00** per Scout.

Current Courses being offered:

(Merit badge counselors have confirmed these classes.)

Here is a list of Merit Badges that will be offered.  Some Merit Badges have Prerequisites, which the Scout must complete and bring with him in order to complete the badge at the Merit Badge Workshop. Merit Badge classes are 4 hours in length and some are 8 hours.  Scouts will be able to take either two 4-hour classes or one 8-hour class (Pioneering and Environmental Science).   

 

Merit Badges

Prerequisites/ Not able to be completed

Citizenship in Community

Need to complete 3,4,7 and 8

Citizenship in Nation

 

Citizenship in World

 

Archaeology

Need to complete Requirements 8 or 9

Family Life

Need to complete 3,4,5 and 6b

Cycling

Need to complete Req.#7. For #3 and 5 scouts may not have a chance to “show” during class

Photography

Need to bring a camera. Phone and tablet cameras are acceptable

Music

Must be able to read and play music to complete. Bring instrument of your choice

Weather

Need to complete 9a/9b

Pioneering (All Day)

 

Reptile and Amphibian

Need to complete 8a or 8B

Bugling

Must be able to play and read music. Bring trumpet or bugle

Law

Need to complete requirements 4 and 6

Environmental Science

 ( All Day)

Requirement 4

Scouting Heritage

Requirements 4,5,6 will not be completed but will be discussed. Requirement 8 will be worked on, but might not be completed.

Dentistry

 

 

Enrollment is Limited so be the first to get your course.  Register Now!! 

PLEASE NOTE THAT EVEN THOUGH CONCESSIONS and Pizza will be available.  WITH THE AMOUNT OF YOUTH AND ADULTS ON SITE, WE RECOMMEND BRINGING YOUR OWN SACK LUNCH

**Refunds will be given for cancellations as per Capitol Area Council.   

CONTACT E-MAIl  -  keri@steenfamily.com

 

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Cost
$20.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
This policy is applicable to all activities where a fee or a deposit is collected by Capitol Area Council. 1. Refund requests will only be considered if submitted either online at http://bsacac.org/activities/refund_policy , or by regular mail to: Camping and Activities Specialist Capitol Area Council, Boy Scouts of America 12500 North IH 35 Austin, Texas 78753-1312 2. The following refund policy shall apply to refund requests related to major activities: a. Deposits shall be non-refundable. b. Scheduled payments made in addition to the non-refundable deposit shall be refundable in full, but only when: (1) another approved participant takes the place of the cancelled registrant; and, (2) the new approved participant pays all program fees in full. If these conditions are not met, scheduled payments made shall not be refundable. c. Major activities for this purpose shall include, but not be limited to: National Jamboree, Wood Badge, Powder Horn, NYLT, Webelos Extreme Adventure Camp, Summer Camp, and Winter Camp. 3. The following Refund Policy shall apply to non-major activities, which are all activities not covered by item 2 above. Refunds shall be granted less a Program Cost Recovery Fee of twenty five percent (25%) of the applicable registration fee. 4. No Refund Requests will be accepted after ten (10) days following the end of the applicable activity. 5. Regardless of the policies set out above, full or partial refunds may be granted for special hardship cases. Special hardship cases may include personal illness or family emergencies. Special hardship case refunds will be promptly considered and granted or denied by our Council Refund Committee, under the Vice President-Program. 6. Approved refunds will be processed within thirty (30) days of their receipt in writing and made either by check or by credit card reversal, at the discretion of our council staff, to the original payer for individual registrations or the unit, in care of the reservation contact, for group reservations (Summer Camp, Winter Camp, etc.), upon conclusion of camp operation. 7. If an activity is cancelled or postponed and the participant cannot attend on the alternate date, the full fee will be refunded.

 

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