Shape N Race Derby, Pinewood Derby, Kub Kar Rally—whatever you call it, a derby is a lot of fun, and it's a great opportunity for learning and for making memories.
Shape N Race Derby page
contains information for derby participants and organizers alike, whether
they're involved with CSB's Shape N Race Derby, CSB's Shape N Sail Derby,
or any similar event (e.g., the Boy Scouts' Pinewood Derby or Pioneer
Clubs' Sailboat Race).
photos of unusual derby cars,
Small teams of youth compete against each other in an assortment of events that test their teamwork and outdoor skills. At the end of the day, awards are presented based on each team's overall performance.
contains information intended primarily for Camporal organizers, whether
they're involved with CSB's Camporal or any similar event (e.g., the Boy
Camporal Events page
may be useful to anyone looking for challenging team activities.
Advent is a celebration of Christ's advent—that is, of Christ's
coming into the world.
Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas, and culminates with the
celebration of Christmas itself.
I have also included
an abbreviated Advent celebration
that I use when I introduce others to Advent.
Our King's Court was the "madrigals" vocal ensemble of Peninsula Bible Church, Palo Alto. We sang period and period-style music, often in costume.
Here are some ideas for rewarding good behavior in a club-type youth
My gardening style and philosophy,
plus reviews of recommended gardening literature.
Yes, my own contribution to the already vast assortment of
pontification regarding what the web should and should not be.
Web sites with interesting/useful content.
A brief autobiography.
Information about this site and its construction, including
a site map,
a change history, and