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Baloo's Bugle

September 2006 Cub Scout Roundtable Issue

Volume 13, Issue 2
October 2006 Theme

Theme: Cub Scout Shipbuilders
Webelos: Citizen & Showman
Tiger Cub


You might want to consider modifying one of the Opening Ceremonies to make it appropriate for a closing.  Sam Houston Area Council had the “Six Ships of Scouting” listed as a closing in their Pow Wow Book.  CD

Set Your Course
Sam Houston Area Council

Arrangement:  Nine Cub Scouts in uniform will each be holding one letter of the word “CHARACTER”.  The letters may be drawn in poster board or the letters may be cut out.  The line that each boy is to say can be glued to the back of the letter in LARGE print. 

  • There is one kind of obstacle course that is the most difficult.
  • That is a CHARACTER course.
  • Your character in being formed right now.
  • By what you do and what you don’t do.
  • Many of your actions will be influenced by others.
  • Try to set your own course.
  • Make up your mind that you will always live by the Cub Scout Promise.
  • Then follow through with it.
  • Set your course to the top of the Character Hill!


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