Tag: Crafts

  • Paper Bag Puppets

    Paper Bag Puppets

    A den leader asked me recently about ideas for gathering activities. I suggested paper bag puppets.

  • Recycled Cereal Box Scrapbooks

    Recycled Cereal Box Scrapbooks

    Cub Scouts like to make scrapbooks with pictures and mementos. But you don’t need to go buy expensive scrapbooking supplies to make cereal box scrapbooks with your den of active boys or girls. Remember, their idea of a fun activity doesn’t always translate into a neat, perfect looking project. For them, half of the fun…

  • Papier-Mache for Kids

    Papier-Mache for Kids

    This book will give you ideas to make papier-mache projects to do with your Cub Scouts. This can be helpful for creative ways to help you fulfill some of the Cub Scout adventure requirements.

  • Patriotic Napkin and Utensil Holder

    Patriotic Napkin and Utensil Holder

    Independence Day is a fun holiday for making decorations. Here is a simple craft for your Fourth of July celebration which is actually functional. This one is best for the younger scouts.

  • Duct Tape Crafts: Duct Tape Napkin Rings

    Duct Tape Crafts: Duct Tape Napkin Rings

    Scouts can never do too many duct tape crafts! I found these very cute duct tape napkin rings and the instructions.

  • Pool Tote Craft

    Pool Tote Craft

    If you are looking for a craft for your pack pool party or aquatics themed meeting, you could let the Scouts decorate their own pool totes. Then they can carry all of their squishy balls, goggles, dive sticks, and other pool accessories themselves.