ProgramsCub Scouting

 

 

 

Cub Scouting is a family and home-centered program for boys in the first through fifth grade (or 7, 8, 9, and 10 years old). Cub Scouting's emphasis is on providing a quality program at the local level, where boys and families are involved. First Grade (or age 7) boys are called Tiger Cubs. Fourth- and fifth-grade (or 10-year-old) boys are called Webelos (WE'll BE LOyal Scouts) and participate in more advanced activities that begin to prepare them to become Boy Scouts.

 

A description of the various links within this Web page are listed below. Click on the title or on the title listed on the menu bar on the left to go to that page.

Activity Patches - The Council offers a variety opportunities for a Cub Scout boy to have several fun, learning experiences as he discovers the Great Salt Lake Council and earn patches.

Advancement - This page provides links to advancement, awards, and ceremony information.

Cub Camping - Age-appropriate camping programs are packed with theme-oriented action that brings Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts into the world of imagination. Day camping comes to the boy in a developed theme of adventure and excitement. Cub Scout pack members enjoy camping in local council camps. Camping programs combine fun and excitement with doing one's best, getting along with others, and developing an appreciation for ecology and the world of the outdoors. Check here for more information on the various camps that are offered by the Council. Most Cub Scout Camps are located just 2 1/2 miles up Millcreek Canyon.

Information - Want the latest information available on your program? Check here. Items included in this section range from the latest activity patch information, to items that we need your help on. Come check it out and keep informated.

Leader Awards - Yes leaders can earn awards in Cub Scouting. Check here for a listing of awards that can be earned by Cub Scout leaders.

Trainings - Trained Cub Scout leaders provide a quality, fun-filled program for boys. When leaders understand the whys and hows of Cub Scouting, they are more effective in their roles. Trained leaders have confidence in carrying out their roles and responsibilities. There is a variety of Cub Scout leader trainings available for leaders. The Trainings site includes dates for all of the various leader trainings.

ALL LEADERS MUST HAVE CURRENT YOUTH PROTECTION TRAINING!  CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO DO IT.

Roundtables - Feel like you have no idea what to do for the coming month's den or pack meeting? Are you running out of ideas to do with your den? We have the answer! Come to your District Roundtable (pick the district that you would like to see after following the above link) to learn and gain ideas from other leaders who hold the same Scouting position. Share and gain ideas with other Cub Scout leaders from your immediate area. Roundtable is a wonderful experience and it will add spice and life to your program. All District Roundtable Staff should attend Council Roundtable.

Core Values 

 

 

September: Cooperation
October: Responsibility
November: Citizenship
December: Respect
January: Positive Attitude
February: Resourcefulness
March: Compassion
April: Faith
May: Health & Fitness
June: Perseverance
July: Courage
August: Honesty

Tiger Cubs - A school-year program for first-grade (or 7-year-old) boys and their adult partners that stresses simplicity, shared leadership, learning about the community, and family understanding. Each boy/adult team meet for den meetings, "go see it" activities and attend the monthly pack meeting.
The site includes the information on the Tiger Cub program and includes the date of the next Council sponsored Tiger Cub activity. These events are great fun for the Tigers and their families.

 

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