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Chess Merit Badge

Chess is an exercise of the mind and develops mental abilities that can used throughout life. By playing chess Scouts learn how to concentrate on a problem and filter out distractions. Beginners and expereinced players of the game will find value in the chess merit badge. For new comers learn the tricks and tactics of the game, while experienced players can practive thier skills.

Times Offered

Chippewa Camp

Block B

Sioux Camp

Block B

White Pine Camp

Block B

Older Scout Program

N/A

Meeting Locations

Chippewa Camp Location

Dining Hall

Sioux Camp Location

Ecology

White Pine Camp Location

Weekes Dining Shelter

Older Scout Program Location

N/A

Details

Prerequisites

None

Extra Commitments

Requirement 6 - Scouts must attend the Chess Tournament while at camp.

Additional Cost

None

Age/Grade Requirement

Entering the 6th Grade in the Fall

More Information

Requirements Not Earned at Camp

All requirements can be earned at camp.

Last Requirement Revision Date

2013

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