Advancement modifications you can implement right away
modifications to Cub Scouting that make the program more flexible for busy
parents, den leaders, and Cubmasters.
With a full year of experience in delivering the
new Cub Scouting program, feedback suggests that some den leaders are having
difficulty fitting all of the adventures required for rank advancement into
their program year. This is resulting in boys not advancing. After a thorough
review, modifications have been implemented to address this concern.
What are the modifications? Some adventure requirements that previously were
mandatory are now optional. The modifications, which take effect immediately,
are designed to give den leaders more flexibility, while retaining rich program
options that best meet the needs of their den.
The transition is designed to be seamless ...
Posted Dec 6, 2016, 7:49 AM by Gail Price
Upcoming Pack 163 Events and Activities
12/10 STEM Event Camp Friedlander (cancelled by Council)
12/13 (Pack Meeting) - Caroling at Twin Lakes and
Seasons - PLEASE NOTE DATE/TIME CHANGE watch for Sign Up Genius!
12/18 Den Meetings (Or as scheduled by your Den Leaders)
12/29 Snow Tubing and Hot Chocolate/S’mores 5:00 pm - 7:00
pm - please watch for Sign Up Genius!
1/7 Pinewood Derby / Pack
Activity (8:30, 9:00, 9:30, 10, 10:30 Dens will have specific race times - more
1/22 Pack Meeting
1/25 Cub Camp Preview Night 6pm -9pm at
the Scout Achievement Center in Evendale - http://www.danbeard.org/Event.aspx?id=2241
1/29 Den Meetings (TBD)
Posted Dec 1, 2016, 12:32 PM by Gail Price
Bake It Forward
One of the best aspects of Cub Scouting is
instilling a sense of community and responsibility to "give back"
when we can and the importance of service "to help other people at all
times". There is a local student in Indian Hill who has created a
non-profit entitled Bake-Me-Home. I have enclosed the correspondence from her
to me regarding children participating in the program. This could be a great
service project or effort which also includes "baking" or cooking
something at a Den Meeting or at home as individuals. I forward it only for
consideration and as another option in our community to participate in a unique
and fun service project by participating in "Bake ...
Posted Nov 21, 2016, 11:13 AM by Gail Price
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