[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Watch Scout Dirk’s lecture on First Aid, then take the test to see if you pass and earn your First Aid Merit Badge![/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [mycred_video id=”k24EGs3uwu0″ logic=”interval” amount=25 interval=60][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Loading First Aid [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Redemption Code If you watched Dirk’s lecture and passed the First Aid test, claim your First Aid merit badge with redemption code: puckerupforcpr […]
Missed “Nesting Birds” CSU Class?
Well, so did I The Denmaster is currently embroiled in a nasty family legal battle that came up out of the blue. However, the class notes had already been completed. So why don’t you read the notes, learn a little about birds and nesting, do your homework, and we’ll go over it all next week […]
Were You Funny on Friday?
If you were brave enough to grab the mic and perform your stand-up comedy routine–or just tell a funny story or two–for the Friday Funnies event on 27 Jan, you’ve earned a merit badge! The event provided some levity at the end of a difficult week, and pawticipants enjoyed the opportunity to be a little […]
New Merit Badge: Bird Migration
We have a new Merit Badge: Bird Migration. This follows the Winter Birds class at CSU. First, attend the class. You can make it up by following the lecture here. You have your choice of two assignments (you only need to do one of the two): Watch the movie Winged Migration and write a report of […]
Stargazer Opp Tonight! Catch the DaVinci Glow!
Venus and the Moon are putting on a show in the sunset sky. Look for them in the southwest just after sundown. If possible, go outside before the sky fades completely black. For reasons no scientist can explain, these two heavenly bodies are especially beautiful when surrounded by twilight blue. Sky maps: Dec 3rd. WATCH OUT FOR […]
Give Thanks and Earn a Merit Badge
As we approach Thanksgiving, it’s important for each Cat Scout to consider all of the things for which s/he should be grateful. Look outside your own wants and needs and think about how lucky you are to have a nice home, a loving family, a good wifi connection, and the opportunity to pawticipate in Cat […]
Stargazer Merit Badge Opportunity: Orionid Meteor Shower
Residual chunks of Halley’s Comet will light up the sky producing up to 25 shooting stars an hour tonight and into the weekend. What is the Orionid Meteor Shower? Dust from Halley’s Comet will produce an amazing meteor shower this week that should be visible if you have clear skies. Halley’s Comet has not been visible from […]
New Merit Badge: Good Deed
This is a special merit badge that requires only that you perform one good deed. And it is one specific good deed. As some of you know, the Denmaster’s mother was recently forced to go into assisted living–giving up her woofies and living in a town 300 miles from where she’s lived since the Pleistocene […]
Astronomy Opportunity: Moon & Jupiter Tonight!
If the weather is clear tonight, check out the west-southwest sky around mid-twilight — about an hour after sunset — to see the moon and Jupiter in an eye-catching tableau. About one-quarter of the way up from the horizon to the overhead point, you’ll spot a lovely crescent moon with what looks like a brilliant […]
New Merit Badge: No Coal this Xmas
Scout Gracie just won’t let me rest until I make good on my promise to give all you hooligans an opportunity to earn back your demerits from confessing hooligan acts. And what better time of the year to do so? You need to score as many points as possible with Santa so that you don’t […]