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Merit Badge College

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South Plains Council Merit Badge College

VTC (formerly Bowie Elementary) 2902 Chicago Ave. 

$20 per person (includes most materials and lunch, some courses may require additional fees for supplies)

Saturday, March 2nd


Check-in: 8:00AM - 8:45AM

Opening: 8:50AM

First Session: 9:00AM - 11:50AM

Lunch: 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Second Session: 1:10PM - 4:00PM

Closing: 4:10PM


Merit Badges offered:

  • Citizenship in the Community
  • Communications *see pre-requisites below
  • Cooking
  • Digital Technology
  • Indian Lore (Require additional fee of $10 for supplies)
  • Music
  • Public Speaking
  • Scholarship **See prerequisites below
  • Scouting Heritage

*Communications Prerequisites: 

2a:  Come prepared to creatively describe yourself.  Read #2a for guidance.

3.  Write a well-constructed 5-minute speech about the subject of your choice

5.  Attend a public meeting, practice active listening and report on the various points of view.

6. Prepare to teach the group a certain skill of your choice.  Your presentation should include teaching aids.


**Scholarship prerequisites

Bring a report card.

When & Where
Merit Badge College
Vocational Transition Center
Saturday 03-02-2024
8:00 AM CT to 4:15 PM CT
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