If you are paid to do Scouting, you are called a Professional.
If you are not paid to do Scouting, you are called a Volunteer.
If you pay to do Scouting, you are called... ... A Scouter.
Welcome to the MacScouter -- Scouting Resources Online website. This site has been in continuous operation since 1994, providing resources not found elsewhere, to support all kinds of youth groups throughout the world. For the past few years, the MacScouter has been a member site of the US Scouting Service Project. It is now folded in to the overall USSSP format, along with many of the other member sites, to provide you the very best resources, so you can deliver a great program to your youth.
Table of Contents
- The Cub Scout Pow Wow
- Pow Wow books and other resources from many Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow training events.
New 3/2009: 2000-2008 Pow Wow Books from the Grand Canyon Council. Thanks to Michael Halpin, Firebird District Commissioner.
- Cooking for Scouts & Scouters
- Cooking and Cookbook Resources. Lots of Dutch Oven, Box Oven and Backpacking food resources.
- The Great Games Resource
- Indoor and outdoor games for younger Scouts, and older Scouts. Some great old resources.
- Skits for Scouts
- Hundreds of Skits, Walkons, etc. The MacScouter's Big Book of Skits
- Songs for Scouts and Scouters
- Gross Songs. Campfire Songs. Silly Songs. Pack and Troop songbooks.
- Short ones, long ones, audience participation stories, shaggy dog stories, complex extended puns.
- Patriotic Themes
- Patriotic theme material to use for program openings, closings and instructing patriotism
- Campfire Planning
- How to Build a Campfire Planning Book
- Scouting Ceremonies
- Ceremonies for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Leaders
- Eagle Scout Resources
- The Eagle Court of Honor Handbook
- Scoutmaster & Committee Resources
- The Guide to Conducting Boards of Review
- A Scout is Reverent Resources
- Scouts Own Resources
- Scouting in Our Hearts
- Things Truly Scouting -- tributes, stories.
- Winter Camping & Hiking Survival
- Keeping warm in the Winter. How to recognize Hypothermia.
- Outfitting the Scout & Scouter
- Get the Gear. Outdoors Outfitters. Scout Shops around the World
- Scouting Clipart
- An introduction to the USSSP Clipart Library, and links to other Scouting Clipart sources.
- Fun Fonts
- Fun fonts for Scouting purposes -- flyers, handouts, training materials, websites.