On Saturday October 5th, MASA members Carol Marple,
Mike Erpelding and Jeff Taylor participated in the Boy Scouts of
America Northern Star Council's Webelos Experience held at Stearns
Scout Camp near Annandale, MN.
The weekend event included camping, exhibits and games
for Webelos and their parents.
Carol, Mike and Jeff manned the Rocketry booth as one
of the exhibit tents, which ranged from rocketry, RC planes, scuba
diving, camping, auto racing. science and trapping, to wilderness
The exhibit tents were set up Saturday morning, and by
the end of the day, approximately 3,600 scouts, leaders and parents
had passed through.
The MASA exhibit included everything from entry-level
low power rockets to complex level 2 high power rockets. The scouts
got a glimpse of different types and sizes of rockets, different
recovery methods, altimeters and several different motors types and