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What Is a Pack Meeting?
Blog     27 Mar 2015 | 6:07 am
Tammy sent in this question: What is considered a Pack Meeting? Our pack has monthly pack meetings and also other events for the entire pack, such as family camping, pinewood derby, etc. Do events such as these take the place of the pack meeting for the month or should they be in addition to the pack meeting? We have mixed feelings in our committee and some feel we should cancel the pack meeting or a den meeting when there is a weekend pack event while others think we keep the schedule as is and people don’t have to attend everything. I...

Visiting a Boy Scout Troop
Blog     26 Mar 2015 | 5:48 am
James sent in this question: My son has earned his Webelos badge and is working on AOL . all he has left to do for his AOL is with your Webelos den attend one boy scout troop meeting . The other boys in his den have barely got there Webelos badge req. done (they are not as into cub scouts as my son ) MY question is does he have to wait until the whole den is ready to visit a troop meeting or is that something he can do in order to get is arrow of light because who knows when they will get...

Emergency Preparedness BSA – Cub Scout Requirements
Blog     25 Mar 2015 | 6:03 am
With the updates to the Cub Scout program, many of the requirements for various awards need to be updated also. These are the new requirements for the Emergency Preparedness BSA award for Cub Scouts. (...)Continue reading the article at

Scouting Right Away
Blog     24 Mar 2015 | 6:05 am
“A boy on joining wants to begin Scouting right away” – Robert Baden-Powell Scouts didn’t sign up to be lined up in chairs listening to somebody talk. There is a time and place for instruction, but what the youth are really longing for is action. Make sure there is plenty of adventure of all sorts in your program. And if they have to sit and listen, make it clear that this is just so they can be prepared for the fun of Scouting....

Cub Scout Program Updates
Blog     23 Mar 2015 | 6:29 am
I have been receiving a lot of questions like these lately: Will you be updating your website to reflect the new Cub Scouting requirements that will start on June 1, 2015? ideas, etc for the new program? Thanks, Laura Hello. Do you know with the new format for all the Cub Scout ranks, will there be new handbooks as well? I am a den leader and always like to get the next level handbook during the summer so that I can be ready for the new scouting year. Don’t want to purchase a handbook that is outdated. Thank you Dawn I’ve been reading...








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