August 2014 - Cub Scout Parent Orientation
Podcast 1 Aug 2014 | 2:04 am
Hopefully all of your recruiting efforts have paid off and you have lots of new boys in your dens and packs. Having new Scouts also means having lots of new parents, and you need to let them know what’s expected of them…soon. So don’t wait any longer! Join us as we talk with Dr. Geoff Zoeller, a Cubmaster for the local pack and the vice president of membership and relations for the Patriots Path Council in New Jersey. He will share everything we need to know to create a successful new parent orientation....
Siouxland's Girl Scouts head to Georgia
News 27 Jul 2014 | 3:34 pm
A 48-member pilgrimage took off from Sioux City Sunday, as the group of Girl Scouts travel to see where their organization got its start....
B.P.’s Blog – Overseas Scouts
Blog 27 Jul 2014 | 9:05 am
During his lifetime Robert Baden-Powell, founder of the worldwide Scouting movement, wrote many books and articles directed to Scouters.
Each Sunday I’ll publish a selection from his writings in the hope that you’ll draw inspiration and understanding from his timeless ideas.
MY recent tour round the world showed me how strong is already that feeling of brotherhood throughout our Movement. Whether it was in Africa or Australia, Canada or New Zealand, America or Malta, Scouts felt that they were with and of us in the parent Movement at home, and I was impressed with the idea that, if this sentiment were only promoted, it...
Wolf Elective Adventure Requirements: Air of the Wolf
Blog 27 Jul 2014 | 6:11 am
Air of the Wolf is one of the Wolf Cub Scout elective adventures. In the current Wolf Cub Scout program it is similar to Wolf Elective 5 – Spare Time Fun.
For this adventure, Wolves learn about activities which can be done using air – paper airplanes, balloons, music, kites, and more.
The requirement for this adventure are shown below. Upon completion of this adventure, Wolf Cub Scouts will receive a belt loop.
Wolf Adventure Requirements: Air of the Wolf
Do the following investigations:
Conduct an investigation about the weight of air.
Conduct an investigation about air temperature.
Conduct at least one of the following investigations to see how air affects different objects:
Make a paper...
Boy Scouts of America Award Windsor Man for His Service
News 26 Jul 2014 | 10:15 pm
Windsor — Physician Fred Lord, of Windsor, recently received the Boy Scouts of America’s Silver Beaver Award. The award recognizes Lord’s longstanding and outstanding service to Vermont’s youth, the Green Mountain Council of the Boy Scouts of America said in a recent news release....
Cub Scouts have a blast with water rockets
News 26 Jul 2014 | 5:09 pm
The Cub Scouts of Pack 281 and their families met at Cleary Field on July 19 to see how high they could blast a 2- liter soda bottle into the air with water and a bicycle pump....
Show Control Box
View all Scout news
Two Insoles One Review
When it comes to aftermarket insoles, I never even gave them a second thought. I usually stick to the insoles that come with the shoes. However, after giving a few...