Hobbies Badge



Complete all clauses.

1. Start a new hobby or develop an existing hobby over at least six weeks.

2. Think about the following questions in relation to your chosen hobby:

• Is this hobby fun?

• Can I afford it?

• Do I have the space for it?

• Do I have the time for it?

Discuss your answers with your Leader.

3. Tell your Patrol about your hobby and how long you have been interested in it. If possible, show examples of a collection or things you have made, or demonstrate what your hobby involves.

4. Explain the skills needed to pursue your hobby and what you have learned.  

5. Discover more about your hobby by reading a book, visiting an exhibition, watching a TV programme or talking to someone else with the same hobby. Tell your Patrol or unit what you found out.


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