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BANQUET: Rub tummy and say "Let's Eat!"
CUB SCOUTS: Jump
up and down and say "Yipeee!"
Den Leaders: Put hands on sides of head
and say "Oh, dear, not again!"
Committee Chair: Raise hand to ceiling and say "Thank
Cubmaster: Show Scout Sign and say "Sign's up!"
Parents: Point to yourself and say "Us too!"
Blue and Gold time had come again. The CUB SCOUTS and the Den
Leaders had to come up with ideas for the Banquet to please the
Cubmaster. They also had to stay within their budget for the
Committee Chair. They made the invitations for their
Parents, and centerpieces for the tables with the help of the
When they arrived at the Banquet, the Parents were happy with
the decorations that the Cub Scouts had made. When the awards were
presented, the Den Leaders received thanks for jobs well done. The
Cubmaster and the Committee Chair were also awarded-with a
great Banquet that was within budget! The Parents, the Cub
Scouts, the Den Leaders, the Cubmaster, and the
Committee CHAIR decided it was the best Blue and Gold Banquet they
had had so far!
The Surprise Party
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Cake: "Yum Yum"
Ice Cream: "Burrr"
Invitations: "Y'all come!"
Scouting: Everyone applaud
There was excitement in the air when Mrs. Brown announced that there was
going to be a surprise Party. She asked the members of the group to
participate by doing different tasks. Tom was to take care of the
INVITATIONS. Jerry and Bill said they would be glad to make the
DECORATIONS. Al was to bring the PARTY favors. For refreshments,
Dick said that he could bring CAKE and Sam would be happy to bring some
chocolate ICE CREAM. Jim, the only boy left, had trouble deciding
what to bring. Finally it dawned on him, "We will need to have CANDLES
and I will bring them." The group left the meeting with anxious anticipation,
eager to prepare their parts for the PARTY.
Tom's job was finished first when he made a list of people to invite and sent
out all the INVITATIONS, being sure not to miss anyone on his list.
Finally the big day arrived and Jerry and Bill were there very early to put
up the DECORATIONS. Sam arrived next with lots of ICE
CREAM. The PARTY seemed to come to life when Al came in with a big
assortment of PARTY favors. Where was the CAKE? Jim was already
there with the CANDLES. Sam was worried about the ICE CREAM
melting. But still no CAKE! When everyone was about to give up on the
PARTY, in walked Dick with a scrumptious looking CAKE and the
PARTY was in full swing. The CANDLES were put on the CAKE
and the ICE CREAM was dished out.
Then there was a quietness about the PARTY. Everyone looked at one
another and said, "Hey, who is this PARTY for?" Then Mrs. Brown said,
"This PARTY is for all of you! We are here to celebrate the birthday of