Cub Scouting is where most boys join the Scouting program, but boys may join at any level. Click here for more information about how to Join Cub Scouting. http://beascout.scouting.org
Cub Scouting is a year-round family program designed for boys who are in the Kindergarten through fifth grade. Parents, leaders, and organizations work together to achieve the purposes of Cub Scouting:
Sportsmanship and Fitness
Fun and Adventure
Preparation for Boy Scouts
SCOUT OATH - On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.
A Scout is: Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, and Reverent
Citizenship: Contributing service and showing responsibility to local, state, and national communities.
Compassion: Being kind and considerate, and showing concern for the well-being of others.
Cooperation: Being helpful and working together with others toward a common goal
Courage: Being brave and doing what is right regardless of our fears, the difficulties, or the consequences.
Faith: Having inner strength and confidence based on our trust in God.
Health and Fitness: Being personally committed to keeping our minds and bodies clean and fit.
Honesty: Telling the truth and being worthy of trust.
Perseverance: Sticking with something and not giving up, even if it is difficult.
Positive Attitude: Being cheerful and setting our minds to look for and find the best in all situations.
Resourcefulness: Using human and other resources to their fullest.
Respect: Showing regard for the worth of something or someone.
Responsibility: Fulfilling our duty to God, country, other people, and ourselves. The family is the basis of Cub Scouting.
The Cub Scouting program takes place at two levels
Den - A den is a small group of boys in the same grade level who meet weekly.
Pack - All dens, from Kindergarten - 5th grades make up a Pack. Once a month, the dens, with their families, come together for a Pack meeting, where boys show off their skills and are recognized for the badges they've earned