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
All orientation classes start at 7pm
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