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Webelos Adventure Requirements: Webelos Walkabout For the Webelos Walkabout adventure, Webelos plan and carry out a three mile hike and complete a service project.
Bear Adventure Requirements: Paws for Action For the Paws for Action adventure, Bears learn about history, law enforcement, and conservation.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Tigers in the Wild For the Tigers in the Wild adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn some outdoor skills, go hiking, and participate in other outdoor activities.
Bear Adventure Requirements: Grin and Bear It For the Grin and Bear It adventure, Bears play a game and hold a Cub Scout Carnival at a pack meeting.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Tiger Bites For the Tiger Bites adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn about nutritious food choices, participate in mealtime chores and hygiene, and make a snack.
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Scouting Adventure For the Scouting adventure, Webelos learn what it will be like to be a member of a Boy Scout troop and they learn some outdoor skills.
Webelos Adventure Requirements: First Responder For the First Responder adventure, Webelos learn some basic first aid and emergency preparedness skills.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Team Tiger For the Team Tiger adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn how cooperation and pitching in can improve their homes and communities
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Faith in Action For the Faith in Action AOL adventure, Webelos either earn the religious emblem of their faith or create and carry out a plan to strengthen their own beliefs.
Bear Adventure Requirements: Fellowship of Faith For the Fellowship of Faith adventure, Bears learn either earn the religious emblem for their faith or explore the practice and history of their beliefs.
Wolf Adventure Requirements: Footsteps of Faith For the Footsteps of Faith adventure, Wolves visit a religious monument and create a display about their trip. They also explore other aspects of faith.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: My Family’s Faith For the My Family's Faith adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners talk about faith and family and participate in an activity related to their beliefs.
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Camper In the Camper Arrow of Light core adventure, Webelos learn how to camp and outdoor skills such as geocaching, knot tying, the Outdoor Code, and Leave No Trace.
Webelos Adventure Requirements: Faith in Action For this adventure, Webelos either earn the religious emblem of their faith or plan and take part in an interfaith service and explore their own beliefs.
Wolf Adventure Requirements: Council Fire For the Council Fire adventure, Wolves learn about being a member of a community. They plan a service project, look for ways they can help in their area, and actively participate in making their community better.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Games Tigers Play For the Games Tigers Play adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn about teamwork while playing games. They also explore how active games and nutritious food keep us healthy.
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Building a Better World In the Building a Better World Arrow of Light adventure, Webelos learn all about citizenship including about the rights and duties of citizens, local government, improving our communities through conservation, and connecting with Scouts in different countries.
Webelos Adventure Requirements: Cast Iron Chef In the Cast Iron Chef adventure, Webelos learn about healthy food choices and how to safely prepare food in an outdoor setting.
Youth Religious Emblem Knot A reader asks if a Boy Scout may wear the religious emblem knot if he earned a religious emblem as a Cub Scout. Yes, he may.
April Pack Meeting Plan – Soaring the Skies (Faith) The Cub Scout core value for the month of April is Faith . BSA has a Cub Scout pack meeting plan called Soaring the Skies related to this core value.
April Cub Scout Theme – Soaring the Skies (Faith) One theme for the April Cub Scout core value of Faith is a Soaring the Skies theme. This theme focuses on depending on faith to reach lofty goals.
Faith Requirements for Cub Scouts and Agnostics Two Cub Scout leaders ask about how to complete Wolf Achievement 11 - Duty to God with Cub Scouts who are raised in agnostic homes.
Going on a Bear Hunt Like many skits, it has multiple versions. It is actually based on the book We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury.
March Pack Meeting Plan – Pet Pals (Compassion) The Pet Pals Cub Scout pack meeting plan features ideas for the core value of compassion- games, group activities, songs, and more.
March Cub Scout Theme – Pet Pals (Compassion) One Cub Scout theme for the March core value of Compassion is a Pet Pals theme. This theme focuses on taking care of our pet companions.
BSA Family Award Keith asked " Is there a difference between the BSA Family Award and the BSA Fun for the Family Award? " These are part of the same program, but like many BSA programs it has changed over the years.
Wilderness Survival Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts This wilderness survival program feature offers the opportunity to plan a month's worth of troop activities with a focus on outdoor skills and survival techniques.
January Cub Scout Theme – Yes I Can (Positive Attitude) BSA offers supplemental pack program ideas for each month. One theme for the January core value of Positive Attitude is a Yes I Can! theme.
Service Hours Form What should be on a service hours form for Scouts or units wanting to record their participation in service projects?
Venturing TRUST Award The TRUST award is the religious and community life award for Venturers. A young man or woman can earn this award by learning more about faith and service.
Character Connection Activities A reader writes in asking for help with Character Connection activities. See my list of resources and add your own.
Did You Ever Do a Den Meeting on Bullying? This question was sent to me by reader Barbara: It has come to my knowledge that one of my boys (Webelos) is being bullied in school. Now, one of my new recruits is one of the bulliers. I would like to do a den meeting on bullying awareness. Maybe you can be of some help. Thanks.
Messengers of Peace The Boy Scouts of America joined the Messengers of Peace initiative in 2012. This program encourages Scouts around the world to work for peace by being a positive force in their communities.
Disabilities Awareness Merit Badge for Boy Scouts Boy Scouts can learn to understand and appreciate each individual's strengths and challenges while working on the Disabilities Awareness merit badge.
Leadership Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts This program feature offers the opportunity to explore different aspects of leadership. This would be an especially relevant program theme if your troop youth leadership elections are approaching.
Language and Culture Pin for Cub Scouts Cub Scouts who are interested in other parts of the world can earn their Language and Culture pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. Maybe it will even interest them enough to find a Scout in another country to be a pen pal with.
Faith and Our Ancestors Game The Faith and Our Ancestors Game is an icebreaker activity with a genealogy twist. Players ask each other questions about how they think their ancestors lived.
Disabilities Awareness Pin for Cub Scouts Cub Scouts can learn how people with disabilities are different from them but also how they are like them by earning the Disabilities Awareness pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. This recognition also fits in well with the Cub Scout core value of Compassion.
Scout Law I like the simplicity of the Scout Law. It is brief and therefore easy for youth to memorize. But it covers a lot of ground.
Auld Lang Syne Grace Here's a grace which is sung to the tune of Auld Lang Syne. This makes a really wonderful Thanksgiving grace. Or it would be a good addition to a Scout's Own prayer service.
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