Saturday, December 12, 2015

All I want for Christmas is another merit badge

Just in time for the troop's annual Christmas party and court of honor, 18 Troop 50 Scouts gathered at Auburn United Methodist Church on Saturday, Dec. 12 to pursue one of four merit badges, which included:

The Architecture Merit Badge class stops for a selfie in front of Auburn University's
Katharine Cooper Cater Hall during its architectural tour of the campus.

Architecture Merit Badge, led by troop committee member and Auburn College of Architecture, Design and Construction faculty member Christian Dagg.

Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge, an Eagle-required merit badge, led by Chartered Organization Representative Michael Tullier.

Mr. Stanford leads Scouts in a discussion during the Citizenship in the World Merit Badge class.

Citizenship in the World Merit Badge, an Eagle-required merit badge, led by Troop Committee Chair Rob Stanford.

Mr. Baird leads Scouts on a fire safety tour
of Auburn United Methodist Church.
Fire Safety Merit Badge, led by scoutmaster and former firefighter Andrew Baird.

Scouts completing merit badges at the troop's Merit Badge Day will receive them at Monday's court of honor and annual Christmas party.

See more pictures from the troop's merit badge day on its online photo album.