MB Workshop Series 5/26/18 - Various Locations


MB Workshop Series 5/26/18 - Various Locations
Date/Time
Registration Begins
5/10/2018
Last Day To Register
5/24/2018 11:55 PM
Location
VARIOUS LOCATIONS (See Event Registration Details)
VARIOUS LOCATIONS (See Event Registration Details), NH, US
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Overall Event Information: All information presented below is accurate unless stated otherwise through separate communications from Daniel Webster Council.

  • This event requires registration to participate.
  • Program Time: Varies by program – see “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
  • Location: Varies by program – see “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
  • No refunds, transfers, or credits are honored for this event unless otherwise approved by the event coordinator.
  • Registration Fee:­ Varies by program – see “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
  • Registration Limits: Varies by program – see “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
  • Registration Requirements:
    • Participation is restricted to registered Boy Scouts between ages 11-18.
    • Pay attention to the offered times for each program – be sure you don’t sign up for multiple programs within the same time span!
    • Participants need to obtain permission from their Unit Leader prior to participating. (See “Check-In Procedure” below)
    • Check and/or cash registration payments can be made during the Check-In/Out procedures for the event. Checks must be payable to “Daniel Webster Council” with “MB Workshop Registration” on the for/reason line.
    • Debit/credit card payments can be made through the event registration system or at the Volunteer Service Center during operating hours.
    • Additional requirements may be within the “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
  • What to bring/wear:
    • Bring a full water-bottle.
    • Bring appropriate gear to be indoors and outdoors throughout the program.
    • Class A uniforms are recommended but are not required.
    • Bring your own lunch – Lunch is not provided at the events.
    • Anything listed in the “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
  • Event Coordinator: Sam Rushia – DWC Merit Badge Workshop Coordinator
    • Phone (603) 836-1128
    • Email: nhworkforce@nhscouting.org
  • Facilities: Bathroom facilities and water are available at each location.
  • Program Disclaimer: Completion of the Merit Badge(s) is not guaranteed for any participant. Be advised, due to the wording of some requirements some badges cannot be completed on-site, in-full, in one day. In those cases, every requirement which CAN be completed will be offered. It is at the discretion of the Merit Badge counselor(s) to determine if the participant(s) completed the offered set(s) of requirements throughout the duration of the program(s). Those that do not complete a merit badge during the program time will be given information from their counselor on how to complete and submit uncompleted requirements.
  • Participant Advancement Information:
    • Blue cards can be provided if the participants do not bring one.
    • When referring to the merit badge requirements, please use current ‘scouting.org’ resources. Refrain from referencing other sources regarding requirements.
    • About *prerequisite or follow-up requirements: Participants that sign up are responsible to complete these requirements outside of the allocated program time. Counselors will mark these requirements as complete when the scout provides proof of their completion during the program time. It is at the discretion of the Counselor(s) if certain requirements can be completed after the program and the method of how to do so.

Arrival & Departure:

  • Drop-off & Pickup Times:
    • Varies by program – see “Course-Specific Event Information” section below.
    • Notice: If you need to drop-off/pick-up outside these designated times, please notify the event coordinator (contact information listed in “Overall Event Information” above).
  • *Check-In Procedure: All locations will have a check-in area for all participants during the designated drop-off time. Please be ready to provide the following information for check-in:
    • Proof of registration and payment – This can be done by showing the staff the registration confirmation you received through your e-mail.
    • Proof of Unit Leader’s (Scoutmaster, Crew Advisor, etc.) permission for attendance. This can be shown by bringing a blue card signed only on the front by the Unit Leader or a printed approval e-mail from the Unit Leader.
    • Filled BSA Health & Medical Record Part A & B: Informed Consent, Release Agreement, and Authorization – This document is especially important if someone outside of your family is picking up the youth.

Once checked-in, the staff will direct participants to their respective classrooms.

  • Check-Out Procedure: All scouts are given their blue-card once the staff have visual confirmation that their appropriate ride is present. This procedure may be delayed due to complications with advancement paperwork. It is encouraged that all parties save questions, and comments until a majority of the check-out procedure is completed. Those who did not pay for their registration during check-in have a chance to pay during check-out with cash or checks.
  • Upon arrival to the program location, please look for posted signs directing you to the check-in area. If the program location is a business/organization – refer to their main office, main lobby, or visitor’s office unless otherwise stated within the registration details.
  • Please respect all speed limits to and from each program location. Please help us be ‘good neighbors’ and observe all posted speed limits at all times.

Course-Specific Event Information:
Please read the following information carefully – it is all arrange in such a way to help break down the details. Programs held at different locations are usually run in different ways!
Advancement Note: – All requirements completed or worked on outside of the program time will not count unless proof of their progress/completion can be provided to the counselor.

  • Saturday May 26th 2018
    • Programs hosted by Studio 550:
      • Location: 550 Elm St., Manchester, NH 03101
      • Waiver: This must be filled out for all participants! https://goo.gl/4cXgoR
      • Attention Parents & Unit Leaders: The studio only has enough space to accommodate the participants of the program. Enjoy the walk of Elm Street while you wait for the program to end. There are nearby cafes with free WIFI and much more!
      • Attention Registrant: Scouts can register for multiple programs provided by this host. Each merit badge offering is at a different time.
      • Participants must bring:
        • Lunch
        • Appropriate clothes for painting, pottery, clay work.
        • Signed Studio 550 Waiver
        • BSA Health & Medical Record parts A & B
        • Blue Card with Unit Leader signature
      • Program Offerings:
        • Sculpture Merit Badge
          • Registration Cost (Per participant): $40
          • Schedule:
            • Check in: 10:00am
            • Program 10:00am – 12:00pm
            • Check out: 12:00pm – 12:30pm
          • Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • None
          • Registration Limit: 15 Participants
        • Art Merit Badge
          • Registration Cost (Per participant): $40
          • Schedule:
            • Check in: 12:30pm – 1:00pm
            • Program 1:00pm – 3:00pm
            • Check out: 3:00pm – 3:30pm
          • Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • None
          • Registration Limit: 15 Participants
        • Pottery Merit Badge
          • Registration Cost (Per participant): $40
          • Schedule:
            • Check in: 3:30pm – 4:00pm
            • Program: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
            • Check out: 6:00pm – 6:30pm
          • Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • None
          • Registration Limit: 12 Participants
    • Programs hosted by Camp Tohkomeupog
      • Location: 1251 Eaton Rd, East Madison, NH 03849
      • Registration Cost (Per participant): $35
      • Allergies: For anyone that has Nut allergies, please contact the program host and notify: 800-414-2267 EXT 2
      • Participants must bring:
        • Lunch
        • Appropriate Clothes for the outdoors
        • BSA Health & Medical Record parts A & B
        • Blue Card with Unit Leader signature
      • Schedule
        • Check in: 3:30pm – 4:00pm
        • Program: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
        • Check out: 6:00pm – 6:30pm
      • Program Offerings:
        • Bird Study MB: CANCELLED due to low registrations.
          • Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • 5 – “. Observe and be able to identify at least 20 species of wild birds. Prepare a field notebook, making a separate entry for each species, and record the following information from your field observations and other references.”
        • Fishing:
          • Participants must have:
            • NH Fishing License (If 16 or older).
            • Fishing pole
            • Tackle
            • Worms are recommended.
          • Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • None
        • Fish & Wildlife Management:
          • Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • None
    • Programs hosted by New England College
      • Location: Greenhouse, Circle St, Henniker, NH 03242
      • Registration Cost (Per participant): $30
      • Participants must bring:
        • Lunch
        • Appropriate Clothes for the outdoors
        • BSA Health & Medical Record parts A & B
        • Blue Card with Unit Leader signature
      • Schedule
        • Check in 8:30am – 9:00am
        • Program: 9:00am – 2:00pm
        • Check out: 2:00pm – 2:30pm
      • Program Offerings:
        • Gardening MB & Plant Science MB: (Combined Program)
          • Gardening MB Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • Note – Participants will be given the materials to start most requirements.
            • 2a – “Do the following: a. Grow six vegetables, three from seeds and three from seedlings, through harvest.”
            • 2b – “Grow six flowers, three from seeds and three from seedlings, through flowering.”
            • 4 – “Test 100 seeds for germination. Determine the percentage of seeds that germinate. Explain why you think some did not germinate.”
          • Plant Science MB Pre-requisite or follow-up requirements:
            • 6 – “List by common name at least 10 native plants and 10 cultivated plants that grow near your home. List five invasive nonnative plants in your area and tell how they may be harmful. Tell how the spread of invasive plants may be avoided or controlled in ways that are not damaging to humans, wildlife, and the environment.”
            • 8 (Option 2: Horticulture) E – “Choose ONE of the following alternatives and complete EACH of the requirements:”
Cost
$40.00 per Art MB (Studio 550) 1pm - 3pm
$35.00 per Fish & Wildlife Management (Camp Tohko) 8:30am - 1
$35.00 per Fishing MB (Camp Tohko) 8:30am - 1pm
$30.00 per Gardening MB & Plant Science MB (NEC) 9am-2pm
$40.00 per Pottery MB (Studio 550) 3:30pm-6pm
$40.00 per Sculpture MB (Studio 550) 10am-12pm
Cancellation Policy
No refunds, transfers or credits are honored for this event.