Class Schedule is tentative until confirmed (marked green).

We need COUNSELORS!  Adults - please sign up on our Counselor page . If a class is not green - we need you!

The class description and prereqs have been moved to the counselor page above.



Class Information and Pre-Requierments

 

Class: 

Instructors Name:

Phone/Email:

Prerequisites:
Other Instructions:
Baden Powell
New Scout Program

Patrick Baird

(904) 525-4494

jerospk@comcast.net

This program is designed to introduce the New Scouts to the fundamentals of Scouting. Each Troop enrolling Scouts in this program will need to provide one Adult Volunteer to help with the program.  

Archery

Stan Karbowski

(904) 945-3550

stank1960@comcast.net

 None Pen/Pencil and Blue Card

​Art

Pamela Welch

(904) 699-2767

islandrealty4u@bellsouth.net

 #7.  Research career opportunities in Art. Pen and Blue Card

Camping (Eagle MB)

Peter Clinton

(904) 276-7401

peter.clinton@navy.mil

Will only be covering 4b, 5e, 7b, 8d and 9-Bring Note From Scout Master to get signed off Pen/Pencil/Camping MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Chess

Matt Painter

(904) 805-3990

mbpainter@comcast.net

 Please review #3 Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Climbing

Billy Ellis

(904) 554-8119

billyellis32@yahoo.com

Be familiar with the following knots:

a.  Figure eight on a bight

b.  Figure eight follow-through

c.  Water knot

d.  Double fisherman's knot (grapevine knot)

e.  Safety knot

Not Covered in Class:

a.  Show that you know First Aid for and how to prevent injuries or illnesses that could occur during climbing activities, including heat and cold reactions, dehydration, stopped breathing, sprains, abrasions, fractures, rope burns, blisters, snakebite and insect bites and stings.

b.  Identify the conditions that exist before performing CPR on a person

c.  Learn the Leave No Trace principles and Outdoor Code and explain what they mean.

Pen/Work Book and Blue Card

​Cit. Nation (Eagle MB)

Rod Swartz

(904) 513-2180

rod.d.swartz@gmail.com

2, 3, 6 and 8-if fully completed prior to MBF will sign off at class.

On #6, go to http://www.americanrhetoric.com/top100speechesall.html and use a speech from that site (audio and transcripts may be available).  For #8, bring a copy of the letter you sent and any response.

Pen/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Cit. World (Eagle MB)

Susan Johnson

(904) 505-3888

cej4@bellsouth.net

3 a and b

Do two of the following from:

4a, b or c

Do two of the following from:

7, a, b, c, d or e

Pen/ MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Cooking (Eagle MB)

Peter Ahlgren

(904) 860-9555

eahleren@bellsouth.net

  Pen/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Collections

Jackie Day

(386) 986-0928

jmfspottedhorses@yahoo.com

1-prepared report on collection

Be prepared to show your MBC your collection. 

Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book/Bring Your Collection-If your collection is to big you can bring a photo of it and Blue Card

Communication (Eagle MB)

Tom Szaroleta

(904) 214-6784

tom.szaroleta@jacksonville.com

 

Kris Barnes

(904) 716 2039

krisbarnes70@att.net

 

Need to be 2nd Class and above  

3.  Write Speech in Advance

4.  Perform Interview ahead of MBF

6.  Come prepared to teach a skill-Don't try and teach something that everyone already knows how to do

Requirements not to be covered in class:

5.  Attend a public meeting (City Council, School Board, Debate, etc.) approved by your counselor where several points of view are given on a single issue.  Take notes from the meeting of each persons view.  Present an objective report that includes all points of view that were expressed-If this is done prior to Class and can discuss it with the MBC it will get signed off. 

7.  Do ONE of the following:

a.  Write to the editor of a magazine or your local newspaper to express your opinion or share information on any subject you choose.  Send your message via fax, email or regular mail.

b.  Create a Web Page or Blog of special interest to you.  Include at least three articles or entries and one photograph or illustration and one link to some other Web Page or Blog that would be helpful to someone who visits the Web Page or Blog you have created.  It is not necessary to post your Web Page or Blog to the Internet, but if you decide to do so, you must first share and get permission from your parents and MBC.

c.  Use Desktop publishing to produce a Newsletter, Brochure, Flier or other printed material for your Scout Troop, Class at School o other group.  Include at least one article and one photograph or illustration

If done prior to MBF and you bring proof MBC will sign off 

Pen/Note Book and Blue Card

​Communication (Eagle MB)

Ruthanne Baxley

(904) 482-2721

r_baxley@bellsouth.net

Will need to complete:

5; 7c and 8 Will need to have been signed off by SM.

 

Will not cover: 5 

 Pen/MB Work Book and Blue Card

Digital Technology

Matt Painter

(904) 80503990

mbpainter@comcast.net

Cyber Chip-will need to bring Cyber Chip Card to class or if they are awaiting the actual card, a letter from the SM/ASM stating such and co-signed by awards chair will need to be brought to class.

#5b

Written permission slip from parent stating that they allow their Scout to access the internet for this course

Pen/Note Book and Blue Card

Emergency Preparedness (Eagle MB)

James Conomea

(904) 755-2939

james_c98@lycos.com

First Aid Merit Badge Required and note from SM stating such

Complete 2c, 6b, 6c, 9a prior to MBF

Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book/Blue Card

Family Life (Eagle MB)

Bruce Nelson

(904) 304-6565

brucenelsen@comcast.net

Must do 3, 4, 5, 6 before MBF

If you have completed your thirty day Choir list prior to MBF the MBC will sign off.

Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book/Blue Card/Chair

​Finger Printing

Tonya Davie

(904) 616-1901

   Pen and Blue Card

First Aid (Eagle MB)

Tommy Childress

(904) 528-1718

tchildress@woundedwarriorproject.org

Will need to bring your Scout Book that shows you have been signed off of all First Aid tasks through 1st Class. Scout Hand Book/Pen/ MB Work Book and Blue Card

Fishing

Jason Woleslagle/Justin Ball

(904) 422-6970

jason.woeleslagle@gmail.com

#9 will not be covered:  Acquire a Fish and Cook it.

Can Bring own Fishing Pole and Tackle Box if you want and Blue Card

​Geocaching

Kerri Walsh

(904) 504-1726

kjohns75.kj@gmail.com

 Will not cover #7-#9. Pen/Pencil and Blue Card

​Home Repair/Plumbing

John Barnes

(904) 716-2039

jbarnes1587@att.net

Plumbing-1, 2 and 5 (need to have answers to this to discuss during class) Pen/Merit Badge Work Book and Blue Card

​Home Repair/Plumbing

Mike Adams

(904) 349-1182

adams32073@comcast.net

Plumbing-1, 2 and 5 (need to have answers to this to discuss in class) Pen/Merit Badge Work Book and Blue Card

​Horsemanship

Rachael Ellis

(480) 228-2494

rae9669@ymail.com

 Complete 2, 3 and 9a  Pen/MB Work Book/Must wear Pants, tennis shoes or cowboy boots (No hiking boots)

​Kayaking

Tom Szaroleta/Mitch Morgan/Lee Morgan

(904) 214-6784

tom.szaroleat@jacksonville.com

Will need to Pass BSA Swim Test on day of class.

This class is dependent on weather and will be able to complete if it does not storm or is not cold.   

Bring own Life Jacket if you have one.  Swim Trunks, Water Shoes and Towel

​Photography

Donald Cisco

(904) 235-4360

Donaldcisco88@yahoo.com

 None Camera or phone with Camera/Pen/Pencil and Blue Card

Personal Management (Eagle MB)

Paul Joseph

(904) 735-0014

supajoky@Comcast.net

 

 Please complete 1, 5, 6, 8 and 9 Pen/Merit Badge Work Book/Blue Card

Physical Fitness

James Day

(386) 986-0641

flaglerspirits@gmail.com

Will need to complete 1A/B, 6, 7 and 8 prior to MBF. Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Public Speaking

Jackie Day

(386) 986-0928

jmfspottedhorses@yahoo.com

 None Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Salesmanship

Matt Painter

(904) 805-3990

mbpainter@comcast.net

Will need to complete 6A or B, 7A,

5-May be completed if the Scout has documented fundraising sales records completed (after date that SM signed off on Blue Card).  Must be brought to class

Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Search and Rescue

Mike Reilly

(904) 304-5412

reilly_m@bellsouth.net

 None Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book and Blue Card

​Swimming (Eagle MB)

Rich Flagg/Conner Flagg

(904) 608-2610

totalresearch@comcast.net

This class is for Strong Swimmers only.  You will have to pass BSA swim test on day of class.

1. Prepare to do the following:

a.  Explain to your counselor how Scouting's Safe Swim Defense Plan anticipates, helps prevent and mitigate and provides responses to likely hazards you may encounter during swimming activities.

b.  Discuss the prevention and treatment of health concerns that could occur while swimming, including hypothermia, dehydration, sunburn, heat exhaustion, heatstroke, muscle cramps, hyperventilation, spinal injury, stings and bites and cuts and scrapes.

Swim Trunks/Towel/Life Jacket if you have one/ MB Work Book/Pen and Blue Card

​Woodworking

Wesley Jernigan

(904) 759-9058

wesjernigan@msn.com

1b-Earn the Totin Chip

2b.  Collect and label blocks of six kinds of wood useful in woodworking.  Be ready to describe the chief qualities of each and give the best uses of each. 

Requirement #5 will not be covered in Class.

Pen/Pencil/MB Work Book and Blue Card