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The American Meteorological Society is organizing a weather-related Scouting virtual event with separate sessions for both BSA and Girl Scouts ages 11 and above. The event is virtual and on January 9th, 2022 from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. The scouts will spend an afternoon in small online group sessions with professional meteorologists going through a serious of tasks which will earn them a Weather Ready Nation patch and, for BSA, meet all the requirements for their Weather Badge. For more information and for instructions on how troop leaders can sign up their Scouts, go here: