What does a Merit Badge Counselor do?
- They teach and guide youth to achieving Merit Badges
- They give insight into an area of study not covered in school and can lead to possible career interest in the field
Merit Badge Counselor Orientation
January 22 – Long Beach Sea Base
March 26 – Lakewood Village Community Church
May 28 – Long Beach Sea Base
July 23 – Lakewood Village Community Church
September 24 – Long Beach Sea Base
November 26 – Lakewood Village Community Church
What is a Merit Badge?
- Awards earned by youth members, based on activities and learning within an area of study
- Examples: Personal Management, Family Life, Fishing, Medicine, Leatherwork, and Reading