Build a Hand Wash Station

Build a Hand Wash Station

This wash station is sturdy, portable and very useful when camping away from washroom facilities. Here’s how to build it. MATERIALS NEEDED: Six good, straight sticks as follows: Two 2′ x 3/4″ to 1″ sticks for the leg braces Two 4′ x 3/4″ to 1″ sticks for the back leg...
Scouts Rock the Slopes During Big Sky Ski Weekend

Scouts Rock the Slopes During Big Sky Ski Weekend

At the top of a ridge way up on the mountain, a handful of skiers are looking for a double black diamond trail to really test their advanced skills. Meanwhile, a different group of skiers lingers on the bunny slopes near the bottom, trying to master basic ski...
How to Make an Animated Flip Book

How to Make an Animated Flip Book

This interactive flip book can help you learn the ins and outs of animation. Making this project could also help you complete requirement 3 of the Animation merit badge. WHAT YOU’LL NEED A stack of index cards Packing tape One paintbrush Mod Podge or craft paste...
Watch How a Pinewood Derby Kit Gets Made

Watch How a Pinewood Derby Kit Gets Made

Even before you open the box, your Pinewood Derby car has traveled thousands of miles. The journey begins in a forest in Idaho. The wood blocks travel to Indiana, where they are packaged and shipped. Finally, they arrive at your local Scout shop. The rest is up to you...
50 Funny Christmas Jokes and Comics

50 Funny Christmas Jokes and Comics

Happy Holidays! Count down the days until Christmas with these very funny kid’s Christmas jokes sent in by Boys’ Life readers. We guarantee this clean Christmas humor will help you “ho ho ho” like a certain jolly old elf. Do you know a funny Christmas joke? Click here...