Cub Scouting Can Keep Kids Active and Learning in Social Isolation

It’s 2020 and Cub Scouting is 90 years old here in the United States.  That’s a pretty long time.  But for many leaders, parents and Cub Scouts, this is their first year...

Updating Your Pin On BeAScout.org

Have you ever searched for your Scout unit on BeAScout.org? Many families are using this website to find a pack, troop or crew near them. You can be in control of what they see about your unit when they are searching, but you have got to keep it up todate

The 2020 Cub Scout Day Camp Package is here!

Did you know that Cub Scouts can do overnight camping? Get your Cubs off to a great start in their Scouting experience by giving them opportunity to camp as a pack and...

Earn $ and Pay for Camp with the Starving Student Card Fundraiser

The Starving Student Card is back for 2020 and we kicked off this fundraiser with a Super Saturday Sales Kick-off. We wanted our Scouts to hit their fundraising goals so we gave...

Pinewood Derby Cars: Designing and Shaping a Fun Car

The Cheese Whizz The Pinewood Derby is one of the greatest Cub Scout activities in the world! It can be a very emotional and intense race, bringing out...

So Fall Recruitment Failed—How to Use Halloween for Cub Scout Recruiting

What happens in October? – HALLOWEEN, of course. So, how can a pack have fun using “Halloween” as a recruiting method? Think about it for a minute and anyone can come up with several ideas that are simple, fun and can involve the boys in the pack.
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Scouting provides age-appropriate ministries

Scouting offers your church distinct age-appropriate ministries for entire families.
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Does Scouting Work for Your Youth Ministry’s Outreach?

In the Boy Scouts of America seventy percent of our charter partners are churches, but most churches do not have Scout groups. Yet, nearly all are working to get their message and services known and they are working to halt the general decline in church attendance among their congregations, especially among Millennials, many of whom now have Scout-age children. Scouting can help.
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Why Should a Church Charter Units with BSA?

There are many reasons a Church would want to charter a Scouting unit, but no matter the reason their packs, troops and crews are church-owned and church-administered
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Fall Round-up for Cub Packs

When I moved to South Dakota and got involved with the Cub Scout membership efforts, I learned two great methods I would like to share: Peer to peer recruiting School recruiting Peer to peer recruiting...