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Inside the December 2011 issue


 

Here’s what you’ll find inside the December 2011 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are exclusive to the printed magazine and are not available online.

To subscribe to Boys’ Life magazine, please visit http://boyslife.org/subscribe.

On the December cover

CHRISTMAS GIFTS

FICTION. His folks gone, Matt heads west to live with relatives, hoping to make the best of a sad situation. But who knew this would happen?


This month’s other features

COVERING 100 YEARS!

Celebrating our past, one colorful month at a time.

Vote for your favorite December cover

 

WINTER GAMES

Idaho Scouts stand up to chilly, wet conditions and thrive at their winter survival camp.

How to build a safe, dependable igloo

Gear checklist for a cold-weather outing

 

BL WORKSHOP

To close out our 100th birthday year, here’s a peek at projects past.

Visit the BL Workshop for project plans


Only in our Boy Scout edition

SCOUTING AROUND

Model making, the art of creating smaller or larger copies of actual objects, isn’t just a fun hobby. It’s also a skill used in industries like film and architecture.

Visit the Scouting Around blog

 

A WINTER LUAU

New York Scouts discover the secret ingredient to make their annual Klondike derby different.

The winning Spam recipe plus Spam haikus

 

MONEY SMARTS

Saving and spending can be easy if you follow a few simple tips.


Only in our Cub Scout edition

THE (REALLY) LONG WALK

A Scout and his dad spend six months hiking the 2,100-mile Appalachian Trail.

Listen to portions of BL‘s interview with Cameron Pendleton

 

LET’S LOOK AT BACKYARD ANIMALS

Read it! Color it! Get it all in this special Cub Scout section.

Can you identify these animal tracks?


Links

Click here to see all the links featured in the December issue of Boys’ Life!


And more!

Look for the regular score of comics, jokes, games, Scouts in Action, Tradin’ Post and more! Only in the December issue of Boys’ Life!

The Wacky Adventures of Pedro

Pee Wee Harris Looks at Hobbies

 

Comments about “Inside the December 2011 issue”

  1. mistro says:

    i like the contest.

  2. tooBad says:

    best book i ever read

  3. Anonymous says:

    the video game section said that the 3ds has dropped to $90 but when i looked it up it said it was still $170 why is this?

  4. Anonymous says:

    My son saw an advertisement about an ant farm. It shines a light on the ceiling and you can see the activity of the ants.

    Can you help me??? I lost the magazine (in the past 3 months).

    Thanks!

  5. Gene says:

    Loved the cover and the Christmas Gifts story, thanks.

  6. Ev says:

    I have seen the boys life magazine at the library. I would realy like to subscribe. Love each months issue the library has. Again realy love the magazine not to menchin the website.

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