A weekend is especially for Webelos to work on advancement-oriented activities and Scout skill activities on a set schedule.
September 19-21, 2014
Parent/Webelos Leader Guide HERE
1 adult to every 4 Scouts
Registration is by pack, although individual registration will be allowed if only one boy from a pack is interested. Participation is limited to 12 patrols of 10 boys on a first-come, first-served basis. Places are secured by completing the online registration and receipt of fees.
The program tentatively includes a cooking demo and Nutrition belt loop, Outdoorsman, Hiking belt loop, 2 team sport belt loops for Sportsman, and a portion for the Fitness Activity Pin.
Uniforms: Scouts will wear their full Class A uniform on Sunday morning for the morning parade, chapel and closing ceremonies. At all other times, an activity uniform of Scout shorts and Scout t-shirt is acceptable.
Here's the skinny on this event:
For Webelos only (and their parents & leaders); siblings cannot be accommodated.
Boys will be formed into patrols of 10.
Boy Scout patrol leaders and assistant patrol leaders will lead each patrol.
Patrols will rotate through advancement oriented activities, Scout skill activities on a set schedule.
Most activity sessions will be Boy Scout led.
A ceremonial campfire will light the sky on Saturday evening.
Event will meet several Arrow of Light requirements.
Activity to begin the transition from Cub Scouting events to Boy Scouting activities.
Boy: leader/parent ratio is 4:1.
A non-denominational Christian chapel will be held Sunday morning.
Meals will be in the dining hall, but hobo dinner boys will cook for themselves Saturday evening.
Meals included in the registration include breakfast on Saturday & Sunday, lunch Saturday and dinner Saturday evening.
What To Bring:
Sleeping bag or sheets and blankets, pillow, tent, flashlights, toothbrush, toiletries,
rain gear, jacket, hat, (evenings can get cool). Place sleeping items in a heavy duty
garbage bag for the Scout to carry or in a good duffel bag or backpack; if he drops it,
everything stays clean and dry. The walk to your camp could be 1/4 mile. Your
Scout's uniform should be marked with his name on the labels and in his hat.