OPENING CEREMONY |
Building A Better
Bill Hart District
11 Cub Scouts, each holding a card with a letter on
the front and his line on the back. Each speaker holds up his letter
as he says his line. Last line delivered by all.
B for BROTHERHOOD, boosting for each other's
E for EVERY LAND to share in earth's riches everywhere
for TRUSTFULNESS, trusting more and fearing less
T for TEAMWORK,
for joining hands to put things through
E for EQUAL CHANCE for
each nation to advance
R for REAL RESPECT in spite of race,
creed, or sect.
W for WILL TO WORK for peace with faith and
O for OPPORTUNITY to keep our speech and action free
for REVERENCE for a guiding providence
L for LOVE TO SPREAD
around when need and bitterness are found
D for DIGNITY of man
devoted to a better plan.
(All hold up letters)
There you have
it, that is how you build a BETTER WORLD.
Arrangement: Cub Scouts hold cutouts of cars
made from poster board, with letters printed on back of each one to
spell out the word: C-O-N-S-E-R-V-E.
C - Cars and buses and such were invented by
O - Oil fields were discovered also by
N - Nobody really worried about the amount of fuel
this would take.
S - So on no transportation did they put
on the brake.
E - Eventually the amount of fuel used grew
R - Raising on everyone's mind a great big
V - Very soon the world's traffic was put to the
E - Now, to conserve fuel, we must do our
Spirit of Nature
Personnel: 7 Cubs
Equipment: Each boy
should have a candle to light from a central candle. Each lights his
candle and reads the following statements.
Cub 1: We have been observing and studying
Cub 2: We will help to maintain
Cub 3: We will help and learn from
Cub 4: We will help and learn from
Cub 5: We will protect them from
Cub 6: We will follow the law of nature.
7: The Outdoor Code:
As an American, I will do my best
Be Clean in my outdoor manners.
Be careful with fire.
considerate in the outdoors.
Be conservation minded.