Public Health Merit Badge

posted Oct 19, 2013, 6:32 PM by Lance Read   [ updated Oct 19, 2013, 6:34 PM ]

Scouters / Staff:

Saturday, November 9, 2013, 9:30 to 11:00 am at The Roasting Company
Thursday, November 21, 2013, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Mecklenburg County Health Department
Sunday, November 24, 2013, 3:00 to 4:00 pm at Myers Park Presbyterian Church Oxford Hall

Mr. Mike Kennedy of the Mecklenburg County Health Department and Dr. Stuart Tucker in cooperation with Mr. Doug Bell will be leading a Public Health Merit Badge course in November. Dr. Tucker will serve as Merit Badge Counselor and sign off blue cards after Scouts attend all three sessions and have written materials complete.

Mr. Doug Bell, Scoutmaster of Troop 17 and restaurateur, will conduct the first session of the course on Saturday, November 9 at The Roasting Company, 1601 Montford Dr., Charlotte 28209 (see for link to map.) We will cover requirement “5b” during this tour.

On Thursday evening of November 21, Mr. Mike Kennedy will be conducting a tour of the Mecklenburg County Health Department facility at 249 Billingsley Road, Charlotte 28211. (See Mecklenburg Health Department for link to a map.) He will also engage Scouts in discussions and present a PowerPoint presentation to cover other merit badge topics.

Dr. Tucker will hold a third and final session on Sunday, November 24, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm at Myers Park Presbyterian Church Oxford Hall, ground floor, at 2501 Oxford Place, Charlotte 28207 to go over merit badge homework and written assignments and sign off blue cards. (See for a link to a map.)

See attached file for details and registration information.

In Scouting, Dave Ritchie | Director of Operations


Mecklenburg County Council

Lance Read,
Oct 19, 2013, 6:32 PM