Here’s what you’ll find inside the October 2013 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are exclusive to the printed magazine and are not available online.
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IT’S ABOUT TIME
Older Scouts and Venturers have time to go sailing, kayaking or fishing, with plenty of time left over to just plain relax during the Cayo Costa Island Adventure.
Fiction. Unexpectedly, Rick’s field trip turns into quite an adventure. (What happens? That’s where you come in.)
THE LEPRECHAUN’S TALE
Fiction. The king of the Leprechauns has a warning for the younger generation.
Get a sneak peek at the cars of tomorrow.
BL WORKSHOP: CANDY DISPENSER
You can make this dispenser for jelly beans, gumballs or any other hard candy that will fit in it.
Weather-Wise and Energy-Efficient: Science is a method of learning about the world by observation, study and experimentation. One of the easiest — and most fun — things to study is the weather.
GET GEARED UP FOR NAVIGATION
The Gear Guy provides the lowdown on buying a compass or GPS receiver.
READ A TOPO MAP
Topographic maps help you get where you want to go in three dimensions.
LET’S LOOK AT SOCCER
Read it! Color it! Get it all in this special Cub Scout section.
Look for the regular score of comics, jokes, games, Scouts in Action, Tradin’ Post and more! Only in the October issue of Boys’ Life!