Move your mouse over me

Mobile Version

InsaneScouter Logo
Home > Resources > Ceremonies > Cub Scout

Be A Happy Clown

A den of Cub Scouts come onto stage dressed as clowns. One has a large sad mouth painted on.

Others have large smiling mouths painted on or half of the boys with sad faces and half with happy ones. Another way this could be done, if not dressed as clowns, the boys could have large clown faces cut from poster board and fastened onto fiberglass arrow shafts, thin dowels, yardsticks, etc. These could be held up in front of faces as narrator reads the following lines.

If your life is to be as happy,

As a Circus, bright and gay,

There is something you can do,

As you hurry through each day.

Be happy and cheerful,

And remember not to frown.

But give freely of your smiles,

And you can be happy as a clown.

For a smile costs so little,

But to others means so much,

So if everyone keeps smiling,

Our lives will have that happy touch!

When the line about frowning is read,

boys holding sad clown faces take a step

forward and when line about smiles is

read those boys step forward with others.


Source: Illowa Council

Other Pages you May Like
Something Worthwhile 2
When God Made The Oyster
The High Country
Arrow Of Light Considerations
Patriotic Opening 1
Do Your Best Future

Search InsaneScouter

Show Control Box

Forgot Password     Signup

Scouting News
    View all Scout news

Square Knot Song and Overhand Knot Song
Marianna from Pack 377 in Fort Meade, MD sent in these two songs which she made up to help teach her Wolves about square knots and overhand knots. She isĀ an...

About | Sitemap | Advertise | Contact | Disclaimer | Privacy Statement
An official InsaneScouter Sponsor

Helping Scout leaders one resource at a time...

Generously hosted by Techya

SRSquare manages this site

Materials found on the InsaneScouter's Website © 1998 - 2016 may be reproduced and used by all Scouting volunteers for training, entertainment and program purposes consistent with Scouting and Guiding Organizations. Unless otherwise noted on the page. If you believe we are republishing your copyrighted material without permission, please Contact Us including the link/url of said content to have it removed or your copyright information added.

Please be advised that InsaneScouter is NOT affiliated with any Scouting or Guiding Organization.

All opinions expressed on these pages are those of the original authors. All holdings are subject to this Disclaimer.