Scouting Program Archives: Cub Scout Pack Committee
A Cub Scout pack committee is essentially the board of directors for a Cub Scout pack. This committee is a group of at least three people who assist with supervision and management of a the unit. They provide resources and support to the Cubmaster and Den Leaders so they can provide the program in accordance with Boy Scout policies and regulations.
Conflicts with Unit Fundraising The best way to handle possible conflicts between unit fundraisers is to talk it out.
BSA Norman Rockwell's Boy Scouts of America A chronicle of Scouting in America - from campouts, hikes, and pinewood derby races to the Scouts public service initiatives throughout their long history.
Scouting For Boys This book is the foundation document for scouting by Robert Baden-Powell. Profusely illustrated.
60 Hikes Within 60 Miles (Multiple Locations Available) This is great for Scout units, because you can pick up the book and know you are going to be able to find something within a reasonable driving distance.
Building a Working Pack Committee How can a Pack transition from a model where the Cubmaster does all of the work to one where the Pack Committee shares the load?
Working With Large Cub Scout Packs Barbara asked this question recently on the Facebook page: Just found your page and I'm anxious to poke through it. Anything on how to handle huge Packs? We currently have 88 registered Cubs and we'll probably hit 100+ by the fall. I've just signed on as the committee chair and I want to help continue our legacy of crossing over enthusiastic Cubs into Boy Scouts. How do we keep boys from feeling lost in the shuffle?
Den Meetings in a Very Small Pack How do you run den meetings in a very small pack where there are only one or two Cub Scouts in each den?
What Does the Pack Trainer Do? The main responsibility of the Pack Trainer is to ensure that the adults involved in the Pack are trained for their positions and are aware of supplemental training opportunities.
What Does the Pack Committee Chair Do? A strong, involved Committee Chair really makes a difference to the Pack leaders and to the Pack program.
Cub Scout Pack Committee A well organized Pack Committee makes the Cubmaster's job much easier and ensures that a quality program is delivered to the youth.
Nap on Safely Training I hope all of you Scouters out there will be able to complete your Nap on Safely training before or during summer camp. The guidelines are listed in this article. (Spoof!)
What Does the Cubmaster Do? In Cub Scouting, adults work together to deliver program to the youth members. One of the adult positions is the Cubmaster.