Class Schedule - Youth

A - Rifle Shooting - T90 MBC  A - Rifle Shooting - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Target practice will enhance your Scouts’ shooting skills.Prerequisites: none
A - Shotgun Shooting - T90 MBC  A - Shotgun Shooting - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: None

Prerequisites: Scouts must be at least age 13 or older or with counselor pre-approval. Contact Ray for pre-approval. Do not bring firearm or ammunition.
American Heritage  American Heritage (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 17

Every Scout swears to an oath that includes duty to his country. A better understanding of American heritage, the ways in which the past has lead to our present nation, is key to truly knowing what it means to be an American.
Art - T90 MBC  Art - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 10

This merit badge concentrates on two-dimensional art, specifically drawing and painting in various media, including an introduction to design applications in the fields of graphic arts and industrial design, history and design principles, and how these fields relate to fine art.PREREQUISITES - Req, bring a letter from parents indicating that Scout has visited an art exhibit, museum, gallery, etc.
Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC  Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: None

Modern automobiles are important to many aspects of American life. Those who service automobiles must understand each principle, and how these principles interact to provide smooth, efficient performance. Owners of cars also benefit by understanding how their vehicles operate. This enables them to understand why certain periodic maintenance is required to keep their vehicles in tip-top shape.Prerequisites: Minimum Scout age should be 14. Must wear jeans and boots
B - Rifle Shooting - T90 MBC  B - Rifle Shooting - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 3
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Target practice will enhance your Scouts’ shooting skills.Prerequisites: none
B - Shotgun Shooting - T90 MBC  B - Shotgun Shooting - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 3
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: 1

Prerequisites: Scouts must be at least age 13 or older or with counselor pre-approval. Contact Ray for pre-approval. Do not bring firearm or ammunition.
Chess - T90 MBC  Chess - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 6

The game of chess has been played for hundreds of years, and your Scouts will enjoy learning more about this “Game of Kings.”Prerequisites: none.
Communication - T90 MBC  Communication - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

This clear and concise definition comes from the U.S. Department of Education: "Communication focuses on how people use messages to generate meanings within and across various contexts, cultures, channels, and media. The field of communication promotes the effective and ethical practice of human communication."Prerequisites: - Prepare for Req. 2a, 3, 4, and 6 and be ready to give these speeches during the weekend.- Req. 7 can be done beforehand, with a copy submitted at the MBC.- Req. 5 can be done beforehand, with a copy of the meeting agenda signed by the SM submitted at the MBC.- Similarly with Req. 8.
Cooking - T90 MBC  Cooking - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2, 3
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: None

Cooking remains one of the essential Scout skills, as everyone loves a well-cooked meal! Although most of the cooking for this badge must be completed outside of camp, participants will refine their cooking skills while expanding their knowledge of nutrition and food safety. Daily cooking demonstrations will prove popular with students and non-students alike. Scouts should expect to spend $15 for supplies to complete requirements.Prerequisites: Each Scout should come with their workbook printed and section 1,2, and 4 completed.- Scout should be 14 years or olderThe Scouts that come with section 6 completed in addition to the prerequisites will be able to leave with the merit badge requirements fulfilled at the conclusion of the weekend.
  Crime Prevention \ Fingerprinting- T90 MBC - Combo Classes
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 14

Disability Awareness - T90 MBC  Disability Awareness - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Look around at the Scouts in your unit, the members of your sports teams, and the kids in your class - you will see that each person has their own personalities, distinct interests and ideas, different physical features, and different strengths and needs.Prerequisites - Req #4 - Visit 2 locations and take notes about the accessibility;- Req #7 Five professions that provide service;- Need Scoutmaster's permission to give presentation to Scouts after return from Penn-Mar.
Electricity - T90 MBC  Electricity - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Electricity is a powerful and fascinating force of nature. As early as 600 BC, observers of the physical world suspected that electricity existed but did not have a name for it. In fact, real progress in unraveling the mystery of electricity has come only within the last 250 years.Prequisites: 2. Complete an electrical home safety inspection of your home, using the checklist found in this (the merit badge) pamphlet or one approved by your counselor.Discuss what you find with your counselor. (See the Sample Home Electrical Inspection Checklist at the end of this workbook.)8. On a floor plan of a room in your home, make a wiring diagram of the lights, switches, and outlets. Show which fuse or circuit breaker protects each one.
Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC  Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 2

By earning the Entrepreneurship merit badge, Scouts will learn about identifying opportunities, creating and evaluating business ideas, and exploring the feasibility (how doable it is) of an idea for a new business. They will also have the chance to fit everything together as they start and run their own business ventures.
Fish & Wildlife Management - T90 MBC  Fish & Wildlife Management - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 17

Scouts taking this class will learn more about sound conservation & management practices. Participants will also explore the professional opportunities related to this field.Prerequisites: 5,6,7 are usually done during the winter or nesting season or take 2 months of observations, they could do these before or after the MBC.
Fishing - T90 MBC  Fishing - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Scouts will learn to catch, clean, and cook a fish in this class. Participants will also review Pennsylvania fishing regulations and learn about fishing lines, lures, & knots.Prerequisites: none
Leatherwork - T90 MBC  Leatherwork - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 10

This traditional camp favorite allows Scouts to fashion articles out of leather.Prerequisites: none
Photography - T90 MBC  Photography - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 3
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 10

Beyond capturing family memories, photography offers a chance to be creative. Many photographers use photography to express their creativity, using lighting, composition, depth, color, and content to make their photographs into more than snapshots. Good photographs tell us about a person, a news event, a product, a place, a scientific breakthrough, an endangered animal, or a time in history.Prerequisites: • 1.b - Scouts must show counselor their current, up-to-date Cyber Chip• Bring a digital camera, the camera instruction manual if available (just in case there are any feature questions) and any attachments required to download pictures to a laptop tocompile the pictures for requirement 4. 5,6 and 7.• Class assignments can be completed using a phone or PC camera provided there is a way to share, organize and edit digital images to complete all merit badge requirements.• Identify three career opportunities in Photography. Pick one and be prepared to explain to counselor how you prepare for this career.• Scout is encouraged to reach out to merit badge counselor if they have any question on the requirements or want guidance on completing the pre session requirements.
Pioneering  Pioneering (MB) - Scoutcraft
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 6

Prerequisites: Requirement 2a
Public Speaking - T90  MBC  Public Speaking - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 4

A lot happens during the course of every person's life and your ability to communicate your feelings and ideas is the best way to connect to the larger world. Even if you haven't stood at a podium on the stage and find the whole idea scary, sooner or later, someone is going to ask you to get up and say a few words. If you are prepared, it won't be scary. It can even be fun.Prerequisites:- Have a 3-5 minute talk on topic of their choice.- Need to prepare an outline and deliver it as an 8-10 minute speech on a topic of interest for the audience.
Radio - T90 MBC  Radio - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 4

Radio is a way to send information, or communications, from one place to another. Broadcasting includes both one-way radio (a person hears the information but can't reply) as well as two-way radio (where the same person can both receive and send messages).Prerequisites: none. Scouts must be at least age 14.
Safety - T90 MBC  Safety - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Knowing about safety helps Scouts to make the right choices and to take the best actions to avoid accidents by making informed choices in their everyday activities and to respond appropriately during an emergency situation.Prerequisites:#1 a thru e (bring notebook)#2 a (use check list in MB pamphlet or make their own)#2 b (note from adult verifying completion)#3b#8 (bring notes and documentation for discussion)
Salesmanship  Salesmanship (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 2

By studying salesmanship, Scouts can learn self-confidence, motivation, friendliness, and the persistence necessary to overcome obstacles and solve problems. Sales can offer a challenging and rewarding career for those who enjoy interacting with people from all walks of life.
Scouting Heritage - T90 MBC  Scouting Heritage - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: Unlimited

Space Exploration - T90 MBC  Space Exploration - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1, 2
Days: F, SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Space is mysterious. We explore space for many reasons, not least because we don't know what is out there, it is vast, and humans are full of curiosity. Each time we send explorers into space, we learn something we didn't know before. We discover a little more of what is there.Prerequisites:2. Design a collector's card, with a picture on the front and information on the back, about your favorite space pioneer. Share your card and discuss four other space pioneerswith your counselor.5a. Discuss with your counselor a robotic space exploration mission and a historic crewed mission. Tell about each mission’s major discoveries, its importance, and what waslearned from it about the planets, moons, or regions of space explored.5b. Using magazine photographs, news clippings, and electronic articles (such as from the Internet), make a scrapbook about a current planetary mission.
Welding - T90 MBC  Welding - T90 MBC - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 1
Day: F
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 1

Prerequisites: none. Scouts must be at least age 14. Fire-resistant clothing (no torn jeans) and shoes are required.
American Business  American Business (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 13

Earning the American Business merit badge can help Scouts learn practical business matters that will be useful throughout life. Learning how businesses function will help you understand society and uncover a number of career options.
Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC  Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 8

Modern automobiles are important to many aspects of American life. Those who service automobiles must understand each principle, and how these principles interact to provide smooth, efficient performance. Owners of cars also benefit by understanding how their vehicles operate. This enables them to understand why certain periodic maintenance is required to keep their vehicles in tip-top shape.Prerequisites: Minimum Scout age should be 14. Must wear jeans and boots
Chemistry - T90 MBC  Chemistry - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Scouts taking this class will learn more about chemical safety and storage, chemicals for commercial and industrial use, responsibilities to the environment, and careers in chemistry. Scouts will also have the hands-on opportunity to participate in fun laboratory experiments.Prerequisites: 1a, 4a, 4b, 4c, 6b, 6c, one of 7a, b, c, or d Record in Chemistry Workbook. Bring workbook and pencil to class.
Citizenship in the Nation - T90 MBC  Citizenship in the Nation - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 12
Seats Available: 5

As Scouts fulfill the requirements for this merit badge, they will learn how to become active citizens who are aware of and grateful for their liberties and rights. They will understand the need to participate in their governments and protect their freedom, helping to defend their country and standing up for individual rights on behalf of all its citizens.Prerequisites: Merit badge pamphlet should be read prior to MBC. Scout should have visited 2 places for Req. 2(a), 2(b), or 2(c), and be prepared to discuss the visits with the Counselor, or 1 of the places and completed requirement 2(d), bring research/report to discuss.Reqs. 3, 6, and 8 should also be completed before MBC. 12 years or older
Citizenship in the World - T90 MBC  Citizenship in the World - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 12

Scouts who earn the Citizenship in the World merit badge will discover that they are already citizens of the world. How good a world citizen each person is depends on his willingness to understand and appreciate the values, traditions, and concerns of people in other countries.Prerequisites - Requirement 7. Scouts must be at least 14 years old.
Drafting - T90 MBC  Drafting - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 4

Drafting is a highly refined form of drawing used to communicate ideas to engineers, architects, and craftspeople. In earning this badge, Scouts learn the importance of accuracy and simplicity in developing a drawing that shows precise details in a simple format.Prerequisites: - Requirements 6 and 7.- Scout needs to prepare proper lettering techniques by writing the alphabet and numbers at least 10 times. This will be needed for req 1-3
Electricity - T90 MBC  Electricity - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 1

Electricity is a powerful and fascinating force of nature. As early as 600 BC, observers of the physical world suspected that electricity existed but did not have a name for it. In fact, real progress in unraveling the mystery of electricity has come only within the last 250 years.Prequisites: 2. Complete an electrical home safety inspection of your home, using the checklist found in this (the merit badge) pamphlet or one approved by your counselor.Discuss what you find with your counselor. (See the Sample Home Electrical Inspection Checklist at the end of this workbook.)8. On a floor plan of a room in your home, make a wiring diagram of the lights, switches, and outlets. Show which fuse or circuit breaker protects each one.
Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC  Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 8

By earning the Entrepreneurship merit badge, Scouts will learn about identifying opportunities, creating and evaluating business ideas, and exploring the feasibility (how doable it is) of an idea for a new business. They will also have the chance to fit everything together as they start and run their own business ventures.
Farm Mechanics - T90 MBC  Farm Mechanics - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 1

From the mattock and hoe to the horse and mule, the cotton gin and reaper, the tractor and air seeder—this is the story of farm equipment. Today, most farms are mechanized and farmers can do most of their own maintenance work and make the adjustments needed on their many intricate farm implements.Prerequisites: - Req 1b, and 1d bring drawing and MSDS sheets to class.- Bring two tools, if you can, to be used for req. 3 a, c, d; OR do 3b and bring proof (before and after pictures would be ideal).- Bring the merit badge worksheet.
Fire Safety - T90 MBC  Fire Safety - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 4

The ability to use fire safely is essential to human survival. By earning this merit badge, Scouts will learn to uses fire safely and responsibly, how to prevent home fires, and how to handle fire safely, as well as burn prevention, and camping safety.Prerequisites: 6a. Draw a home fire-escape plan, create a home fire-drill schedule, and conduct a home fire drill.12. Choose a fire safety-related career that interests you and describe the level of education required and responsibilities of a person in that position. Tell why this positioninterests you.
Forestry - T90 MBC  Forestry - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

Participants will learn to identify and describe the various uses for different sources of wood. Scouts will also learn more about the life cycles of trees and timber production. Prerequisites: none
Geocaching - T90 MBC  Geocaching - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: Unlimited

This class proves more than any other that, as technology advances, so do a Scout’s techniques. We strongly recommend that a Scout procure and become familiar with his own GPS unit prior to attempting to earn this merit badge.Prerequisites: - Requirements 8 and 9. Please provide documentation.- Be able to use a map and compass,- be familiar with leave no trace- with a parents permission set up a user account at www.geocaching.com and complete Requirement #7.- Please bring a GPS unit if you have one or can borrow one from your unit. If you do not have access to one let us know at time of registration. Smart phones with GPScapability are acceptable. Requirements 8 and 9 will need to be completed prior to arrival or after the event. Please provide documentation.
Indian Lore - T90 MBC  Indian Lore - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 16

Far different from the stereotypes or common images that are portrayed on film, on television, and in many books and stories, American Indians have many different cultures, languages, religions, styles of dress, and ways of life. To learn about these different groups is to take an exciting journey of discovery in which you will meet some of America's most fascinating peoples.Prerequisites: none
Law - T90 MBC  Law - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: 7

Earning this merit badge enables a Scout to learn about the history and kinds of laws, the purpose and methods of law enforcement, consumer protection agencies, emerging law, and careers in the legal profession.Prerequisites: 4. Ask five people (not more than one from your immediate family) about the role of law enforcement officers in our society. Discuss their answers with them. Go to a law enforcement officer in your neighborhood and ask about his or her responsibilities and duties. Report your findings.6. Best if completed in advance: Attend a session of a civil or criminal court. Write 250 words or more on what you saw. Plan and conduct a mock trial with your troop or schoolclass. After the trial is over, discuss it with the group. Minimum age 12
Leatherwork - T90 MBC  Leatherwork - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

This traditional camp favorite allows Scouts to fashion articles out of leather.Prerequisites: none
Mammal Study - T90 MBC  Mammal Study - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

Participants will discover the characteristics that distinguish mammals from the rest of the animal kingdom. Scouts will also research specific species and execute a conservation project.Prerequisites: Complete 3C and bring it to class with you.
Medicine - Troop 90 MBC  Medicine - Troop 90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: Unlimited

The practice of medicine has a rich history that spans several centuries. Since the first use of plants and other items as simple medicines and balms, many men and women have contributed to the advancement of the "healing arts.Prerequisites: Complete 7a, 10
Nuclear Science - T90 MBC  Nuclear Science - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2, 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 12
Seats Available: 1

Scouts taking this merit badge will learn more about radiation and its hazards, particle physics, and periodic elements. Scouts will also have the hands-on opportunity to create electroscopes, cloud chambers, and have a firm understanding of safety, careers, and energy and environmental application through fun laboratory experiments and studies.Prerequisites: TBD
Programming - T90 MBC  Programming - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Prerequisite: Cyber Chip
Search & Rescue - T90 MBC  Search & Rescue - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

Scouts want to be able to help in an emergency, and this badge will help them learn how to assist in the recovery of lost persons.Prerequisites: Requirement 5
Welding - T90 MBC  Welding - T90 MBC - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 2
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 4

Prerequisites: none. Scouts must be at least age 14. Fire-resistant clothing (no torn jeans) and shoes are required.
Textile  Textile (MB) - Handicraft
Time Block(s): 3
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 1

People use countless fibers and fabrics in their everyday lives: clothes, carpets, curtains, towels, sheets, upholstered furniture. Add to that list boat sails, book bindings, bandages, flags, sleeping bags, mailbags, airbags, seat belts, backpacks, parachutes, umbrellas, basketball nets, and more.
American Business  American Business (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 13

Earning the American Business merit badge can help Scouts learn practical business matters that will be useful throughout life. Learning how businesses function will help you understand society and uncover a number of career options.
Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC  Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 10

Modern automobiles are important to many aspects of American life. Those who service automobiles must understand each principle, and how these principles interact to provide smooth, efficient performance. Owners of cars also benefit by understanding how their vehicles operate. This enables them to understand why certain periodic maintenance is required to keep their vehicles in tip-top shape.Prerequisites: Minimum Scout age should be 14. Must wear jeans and boots
Chemistry - T90 MBC  Chemistry - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 8

Scouts taking this class will learn more about chemical safety and storage, chemicals for commercial and industrial use, responsibilities to the environment, and careers in chemistry. Scouts will also have the hands-on opportunity to participate in fun laboratory experiments.Prerequisites: 1a, 4a, 4b, 4c, 6b, 6c, one of 7a, b, c, or d Record in Chemistry Workbook. Bring workbook and pencil to class.
Chess - T90 MBC  Chess - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 4

The game of chess has been played for hundreds of years, and your Scouts will enjoy learning more about this “Game of Kings.”Prerequisites: none.
Citizenship in the Nation - T90 MBC  Citizenship in the Nation - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 12
Seats Available: 11

As Scouts fulfill the requirements for this merit badge, they will learn how to become active citizens who are aware of and grateful for their liberties and rights. They will understand the need to participate in their governments and protect their freedom, helping to defend their country and standing up for individual rights on behalf of all its citizens.Prerequisites: Merit badge pamphlet should be read prior to MBC. Scout should have visited 2 places for Req. 2(a), 2(b), or 2(c), and be prepared to discuss the visits with the Counselor, or 1 of the places and completed requirement 2(d), bring research/report to discuss.Reqs. 3, 6, and 8 should also be completed before MBC. 12 years or older
Citizenship in the World - T90 MBC  Citizenship in the World - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 7

Scouts who earn the Citizenship in the World merit badge will discover that they are already citizens of the world. How good a world citizen each person is depends on his willingness to understand and appreciate the values, traditions, and concerns of people in other countries.Prerequisites - Requirement 7. Scouts must be at least 14 years old.
Communication - T90 MBC  Communication - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3, 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

This clear and concise definition comes from the U.S. Department of Education: "Communication focuses on how people use messages to generate meanings within and across various contexts, cultures, channels, and media. The field of communication promotes the effective and ethical practice of human communication."Prerequisites: - Prepare for Req. 2a, 3, 4, and 6 and be ready to give these speeches during the weekend.- Req. 7 can be done beforehand, with a copy submitted at the MBC.- Req. 5 can be done beforehand, with a copy of the meeting agenda signed by the SM submitted at the MBC.- Similarly with Req. 8.
Dog Care  Dog Care (MB) - Ecology/Conservation
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

The love and interdependence between humans and dogs has endured for thousands of years. Evidence suggests that dogs and humans started relying on each other thousands of years ago. Today, dogs are our coworkers and companions. They assist search-and-rescue teams, law enforcement officers, hunters, farmers, and people with disabilities. They also play with us and keep us company.
Drafting - T90 MBC  Drafting - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 2

Drafting is a highly refined form of drawing used to communicate ideas to engineers, architects, and craftspeople. In earning this badge, Scouts learn the importance of accuracy and simplicity in developing a drawing that shows precise details in a simple format.Prerequisites: - Requirements 6 and 7.- Scout needs to prepare proper lettering techniques by writing the alphabet and numbers at least 10 times. This will be needed for req 1-3
Electronics - T90 MBC  Electronics - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3, 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 3

Electronics is the science that controls the behavior of electrons so that some type of useful function is performed. Today, electronics is a fast-changing and exciting field.Prerequisites - Read the Electronics MB Book and do Req 6. Find out about three career opportunities in electronics that interest you. Come prepared to discuss with andexplain to your counselor what training and education are needed for each position. Minimum age for taking the class at the camporee is 14.
Engineering - T90 MBC  Engineering - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 3

Engineers use both science and technology to turn ideas into reality, devising all sorts of things, ranging from a tiny, low-cost battery for your cell phone to a gigantic dam across the mighty Yangtze River in China.Prerequisites: Req. 1- Bring a small mechanical toy from home.Req. 2- Write a short paragraph of the achievement and cite all sources at the bottom of the page.Req. 9- Find three careers opportunities in engineering and list the three opportunities. Pick one and research the education, training and experience required forthis profession. (Discussion portion will take place at the MB Session).
Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC  Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 10

By earning the Entrepreneurship merit badge, Scouts will learn about identifying opportunities, creating and evaluating business ideas, and exploring the feasibility (how doable it is) of an idea for a new business. They will also have the chance to fit everything together as they start and run their own business ventures.
Fire Safety - T90 MBC  Fire Safety - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 2

The ability to use fire safely is essential to human survival. By earning this merit badge, Scouts will learn to uses fire safely and responsibly, how to prevent home fires, and how to handle fire safely, as well as burn prevention, and camping safety.Prerequisites: 6a. Draw a home fire-escape plan, create a home fire-drill schedule, and conduct a home fire drill.12. Choose a fire safety-related career that interests you and describe the level of education required and responsibilities of a person in that position. Tell why this positioninterests you.
Forestry - T90 MBC  Forestry - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

Participants will learn to identify and describe the various uses for different sources of wood. Scouts will also learn more about the life cycles of trees and timber production. Prerequisites: none
Genealogy - T90 MBC  Genealogy - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

Exploring your roots—where your family name came from, why your family lives where it does, what your parents and grandparents did for fun when they were your age—can be fascinating. Discovering your ancestors back through history is what genealogy is all about.Prerequisites: Requirements 2 a or b, 3, 4b (bring document to the Camporee). Requirements 5, 6 and 7; bring completed work.
Geocaching - T90 MBC  Geocaching - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 6

This class proves more than any other that, as technology advances, so do a Scout’s techniques. We strongly recommend that a Scout procure and become familiar with his own GPS unit prior to attempting to earn this merit badge.Prerequisites: - Requirements 8 and 9. Please provide documentation.- Be able to use a map and compass,- be familiar with leave no trace- with a parents permission set up a user account at www.geocaching.com and complete Requirement #7.- Please bring a GPS unit if you have one or can borrow one from your unit. If you do not have access to one let us know at time of registration. Smart phones with GPScapability are acceptable. Requirements 8 and 9 will need to be completed prior to arrival or after the event. Please provide documentation.
Geology - T90 MBC  Geology - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 3

Scouts will learn to distinguish different rocks and minerals and explain their common uses.
Indian Lore - T90 MBC  Indian Lore - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 10

Far different from the stereotypes or common images that are portrayed on film, on television, and in many books and stories, American Indians have many different cultures, languages, religions, styles of dress, and ways of life. To learn about these different groups is to take an exciting journey of discovery in which you will meet some of America's most fascinating peoples.Prerequisites: none
Law - T90 MBC  Law - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 12
Seats Available: 15

Earning this merit badge enables a Scout to learn about the history and kinds of laws, the purpose and methods of law enforcement, consumer protection agencies, emerging law, and careers in the legal profession.Prerequisites: 4. Ask five people (not more than one from your immediate family) about the role of law enforcement officers in our society. Discuss their answers with them. Go to a law enforcement officer in your neighborhood and ask about his or her responsibilities and duties. Report your findings.6. Best if completed in advance: Attend a session of a civil or criminal court. Write 250 words or more on what you saw. Plan and conduct a mock trial with your troop or schoolclass. After the trial is over, discuss it with the group. Minimum age 12
Mammal Study - T90 MBC  Mammal Study - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Participants will discover the characteristics that distinguish mammals from the rest of the animal kingdom. Scouts will also research specific species and execute a conservation project.Prerequisites: Complete 3C and bring it to class with you.
Medicine - Troop 90 MBC  Medicine - Troop 90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 13

The practice of medicine has a rich history that spans several centuries. Since the first use of plants and other items as simple medicines and balms, many men and women have contributed to the advancement of the "healing arts.Prerequisites: Complete 7a, 10
Plumbing - T90 MBC  Plumbing - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3, 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 2

Plumbing, including pipe fitting, is an important and well-paid occupation. The industry is quite broad. It covers installations and repairs in homes, commercial properties, and factories. Plumbing pipelines are used for water supply, waste drainage, natural-gas heating, and many other purposes.Prerequisites: none. Scouts must wear long pants, long sleeve shirt, boots, gloves (leather) and eye protection. Scouts must be at least age 14.
Programming - T90 MBC  Programming - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 6

Prerequisite: Cyber Chip
Search & Rescue - T90 MBC  Search & Rescue - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 4

Scouts want to be able to help in an emergency, and this badge will help them learn how to assist in the recovery of lost persons.Prerequisites: Requirement 5
Welding - T90 MBC  Welding - T90 MBC - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 1

Prerequisites: none. Scouts must be at least age 14. Fire-resistant clothing (no torn jeans) and shoes are required.
Wilderness Survival - T90 MBC  Wilderness Survival - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3, 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 13
Seats Available: 2

Anyone who wanders the woods should know how to survive if lost, and this class will impart that knowledge.Prequisites: Requirement 5, put together and bring a personal survival kit to camp. On Saturday night you must spend a night in the shelter you built at a different location.Scouts should be 13 or older
Woodcarving - T90 MBC  Woodcarving - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 3, 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Most boys take to whittling like ducks to water, making this badge a natural camp activity. Prerequisites: Scuts must have Totin Chip.
American Heritage  American Heritage (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Every Scout swears to an oath that includes duty to his country. A better understanding of American heritage, the ways in which the past has lead to our present nation, is key to truly knowing what it means to be an American.
Art - T90 MBC  Art - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 5

This merit badge concentrates on two-dimensional art, specifically drawing and painting in various media, including an introduction to design applications in the fields of graphic arts and industrial design, history and design principles, and how these fields relate to fine art.PREREQUISITES - Req, bring a letter from parents indicating that Scout has visited an art exhibit, museum, gallery, etc.
Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC  Automotive Maintenance - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: 1

Modern automobiles are important to many aspects of American life. Those who service automobiles must understand each principle, and how these principles interact to provide smooth, efficient performance. Owners of cars also benefit by understanding how their vehicles operate. This enables them to understand why certain periodic maintenance is required to keep their vehicles in tip-top shape.Prerequisites: Minimum Scout age should be 14. Must wear jeans and boots
Chess - T90 MBC  Chess - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 16

The game of chess has been played for hundreds of years, and your Scouts will enjoy learning more about this “Game of Kings.”Prerequisites: none.
  Crime Prevention \ Fingerprinting - T90 MBC - Combo Classes
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 11

Disability Awareness - T90 MBC  Disability Awareness - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Look around at the Scouts in your unit, the members of your sports teams, and the kids in your class - you will see that each person has their own personalities, distinct interests and ideas, different physical features, and different strengths and needs.Prerequisites - Req #4 - Visit 2 locations and take notes about the accessibility;- Req #7 Five professions that provide service;- Need Scoutmaster's permission to give presentation to Scouts after return from Penn-Mar.
Engineering - T90 MBC  Engineering - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Engineers use both science and technology to turn ideas into reality, devising all sorts of things, ranging from a tiny, low-cost battery for your cell phone to a gigantic dam across the mighty Yangtze River in China.Prerequisites: Req. 1- Bring a small mechanical toy from home.Req. 2- Write a short paragraph of the achievement and cite all sources at the bottom of the page.Req. 9- Find three careers opportunities in engineering and list the three opportunities. Pick one and research the education, training and experience required forthis profession. (Discussion portion will take place at the MB Session).
Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC  Entrepreneurship - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 1

By earning the Entrepreneurship merit badge, Scouts will learn about identifying opportunities, creating and evaluating business ideas, and exploring the feasibility (how doable it is) of an idea for a new business. They will also have the chance to fit everything together as they start and run their own business ventures.
Genealogy - T90 MBC  Genealogy - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 7

Exploring your roots—where your family name came from, why your family lives where it does, what your parents and grandparents did for fun when they were your age—can be fascinating. Discovering your ancestors back through history is what genealogy is all about.Prerequisites: Requirements 2 a or b, 3, 4b (bring document to the Camporee). Requirements 5, 6 and 7; bring completed work.
Graphic Arts  Graphic Arts (MB) - Handicraft
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 5

The field of graphic arts includes many kinds of work in the printing and publishing industries. Graphic arts professionals are involved in the creation of all kinds of printed communication, from business cards to books to billboards. The scope of printing communications is huge.
Leatherwork - T90 MBC  Leatherwork - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

This traditional camp favorite allows Scouts to fashion articles out of leather.Prerequisites: none
Public Speaking - T90  MBC  Public Speaking - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 6

A lot happens during the course of every person's life and your ability to communicate your feelings and ideas is the best way to connect to the larger world. Even if you haven't stood at a podium on the stage and find the whole idea scary, sooner or later, someone is going to ask you to get up and say a few words. If you are prepared, it won't be scary. It can even be fun.Prerequisites:- Have a 3-5 minute talk on topic of their choice.- Need to prepare an outline and deliver it as an 8-10 minute speech on a topic of interest for the audience.
Safety - T90 MBC  Safety - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 4

Knowing about safety helps Scouts to make the right choices and to take the best actions to avoid accidents by making informed choices in their everyday activities and to respond appropriately during an emergency situation.Prerequisites:#1 a thru e (bring notebook)#2 a (use check list in MB pamphlet or make their own)#2 b (note from adult verifying completion)#3b#8 (bring notes and documentation for discussion)
Salesmanship  Salesmanship (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 6

By studying salesmanship, Scouts can learn self-confidence, motivation, friendliness, and the persistence necessary to overcome obstacles and solve problems. Sales can offer a challenging and rewarding career for those who enjoy interacting with people from all walks of life.
Scholarship  Scholarship (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: Unlimited

Working on the Scholarship merit badge provides Scouts with a great opportunity to become more successful in school. They will learn how to improve their skills in the classroom, develop good study habits, and master techniques for writing reports and taking tests.
Scouting Heritage - T90 MBC  Scouting Heritage - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: 9

Textile  Textile (MB) - Handicraft
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

People use countless fibers and fabrics in their everyday lives: clothes, carpets, curtains, towels, sheets, upholstered furniture. Add to that list boat sails, book bindings, bandages, flags, sleeping bags, mailbags, airbags, seat belts, backpacks, parachutes, umbrellas, basketball nets, and more.
Traffic Safety  Traffic Safety (MB) - Special Programs
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

Staying safe in traffic wherever you live is getting more difficult all the time, as more and more people take to the road. Earning the Traffic Safety merit badge and will give Scouts some crucial tools to stay safer, when driving a car on a highway, riding a bike across town, or jogging across a busy street.
Weather - T90 MBC  Weather - T90 MBC (MB) - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Seats Available: None

This introduction to meteorology will help a Scout to better understand weather phenomenon. Participants will also learn about the precautions to take in storms.Prerequisites: Requirements 9A or 9B. Prepare to give Req. 10A or 10B after the class.
Welding - T90 MBC  Welding - T90 MBC - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Time Block(s): 4
Day: SA
Available To: Youth (Y)
Minimum Age: 14
Seats Available: None

Prerequisites: none. Scouts must be at least age 14. Fire-resistant clothing (no torn jeans) and shoes are required.
No T-Shirt - T90 MBC  No T-Shirt - T90 MBC - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A), Adult MB Lead Counselor (A)
Seats Available: Unlimited

No thanks! I don't want to buy a t-shirt!
T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult 2XL  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult 2XL - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $11.00
Seats Available: Unlimited

T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult 3XL  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult 3XL - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $11.00
Seats Available: Unlimited

T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult 4XL  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult 4XL - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $11.00
Seats Available: Unlimited

T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult LG  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult LG - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $9.00
Seats Available: Unlimited

T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult MD  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult MD - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $9.00
Seats Available: Unlimited

T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult SM  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult SM - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $9.00
Seats Available: Unlimited

T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult XL  T-Shirt - T90 MBC - Adult XL - T90 Merit Badge Camporee
Available To: Youth (Y), Adult (not helping) (A), Adult MB Helper (A)
Amount: $9.00
Seats Available: Unlimited