Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Camp Floyd Cub Scout Adventure

Cub Scout Camp Floyd Adventure program is designed for Cub Scouts and offers an authentic and unique hands-on adventure! Get more information here

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

For All Cub Scout Leaders ~ Come to Akela's Council Cub Scout Leader Training


Please forward this through all your Cub Scout channels.

We are so excited to announce that the $40 signup discount for February has been extended through the end of March.  We hope you will consider coming to this amazing training!            
       
Akela's Council
This year, Utah National Parks Council will be putting on their 30th session of Akela's Council.  Akela's Council has been going strong since 1987, with over 870 past participants.  Akela's Council is a 4 1/2 day Cub Scout Leader Training.  This year Akela's Council will be held July 29 - August 2, 2014.

How do you apply?  Fees for Akela's Council are $170, but you can register early for special pricing!
March $130
April $150
May $160
June and July $170

For more information, go to AkelasCouncil.com

Past participants have deemed Akela's Council to be the most motivating and enjoyable training they have ever completed. Registration is limited so register early for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. This training meets the needs of all Cub Scout Pack level leaders. 
Akela's Council is advanced training, similar to Wood Badge, but focuses on all aspects of the Cub Scout program and how to make it fun and meaningful for boys and leaders.  Please try to attend, and encourage your Cub Scout Leaders to attend this training.  Remember... every Cub Scout deserves a well trained leader. 

 
Here is a link to a 3-4 minute video about Akela's Council.
 
 
 
Here are the top 51 items they will learn at Akela's Council:
  1. Flag Etiquette
  2. OWL Webelos Leader Training
  3. Respect
  4. Family Involvement
  5. Ceremonies
  6. Uniforms & Insignia
  7. Elements of a Den Meeting
  8. Pinewood Derby's, Paper Rockets, Raingutter Regatta's
  9. Cub Anapolis
  10. Patriotism
  11. Pack Meeting Planning
  12. Crafts
  13. Genius Kits
  14. Conservation Awareness
  15. Cubs in the Kitchen
  16. Communicating with Parents
  17. Positive Attitudes
  18. Cub Leader Book
  19. Games & Teaching Ideas
  20. Den Doodles
  21. Communications
  22. Keys to a Successful Pack
  23. Round Table Instruction
  24. Positive Value Emphasis
  25. Enjoying Nature
  26. Pack Meetings
  27. Gathering Activities
  28. Working as a Team
  29. Attitudes & Skills
  30. District Leader Training
  31. Skits & Puppets
  32. Webelos Ree Outdoors
  33. Talking Feather
  34. Flag Ceremonies
  35. Den Flags
  36. Treasure Hunts
  37. Denners & Asst. Denners
  38. Den Chiefs
  39. New Program Information
  40. Leader Appreciation
  41. Campfire Etiquette
  42. Special Events
  43. Costuming
  44. BSA Structure
  45. Observing Nature
  46. Take a Hike
  47. Outdoor Code
  48. Listening to Nature
  49. Uniform Inspections
  50. Blue & Gold Banquet
  51. Cub Scout Songs
We hope to hear from you soon,

Garrett Winn
AC30 Cubmaster
C (801) 358-3738 (call or text) ac30cm@gmail.com


Let me tell you about Akela's Council.  It's a feeling, not a place.  It's a sharing of knowledge with another.  It's learning and fun with scouting as it's base.  It's the spirit of the campfire, so take my hand, I'll help you see.  It's just around the corner of your mind and underneath a tree.  

Friday, March 7, 2014

Sunday, March 2, 2014

OWL/BALOO TRAINING

OWL / BALOO
Cub Scout Leader Training
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8 am to 4 pm
LDS Church at 650 East 3200 North
This training is a combined course to provide outdoor skills training for all Cub Scout Leaders.
BALOO = Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation
OWL = Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders
REGISTER: HERE

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Scouting for Food

The bags for Scouting for Food will be given to the Stake Primary Counselor at our next Roundtable (March 6th). The Cub Scouts will deliver the bags sometime between the 15th and the 21st. The Boy Scouts will pick up the filled bags on the 22nd. See more information: here

Monday, February 24, 2014

Gem & Mineral Show

The Timpanogos Gem & Mineral Society will be having their annual show on March 14th - 16th at the Spanish Fork Fair Grounds. The hours are 10 am to 7 pm and it is free. You may want to bring some money to buy grab bag, rocks or do activities. This is a great opportunity for Webelos to earn the Geologist activity badge. More information can be found on their website: here 

Thursday, February 6, 2014

DayCamps (I'll Update this page as information comes available)

I know this is not much information right now but, it will give you summer dates to consider:

Alpine District Day Camps-both sessions are full
Day Camp for Wolf, Bear, & Webelos
Highland Glen Park behind Lone Peak High School
Session 1-June 17 & 18, 2014 (This is a two day camp)
Session 2-June 19 & 20, 2014 (This is a two day camp)
Registration & Information: Here
website link: http://www.utahscouts.org/OpenRosters/View_Homepage.aspx?orgkey=1174

Webelos Woods Day Camp
Mutual Dell
August 16, 2014
Registration & Information (coming soon)
website link: http://www.utahscouts.org/OpenRosters/View_Homepage.aspx?orgkey=1174


BSA Day Camps
Jerehmiah Johnson Day Camp for Wolf & Bear
Many date available in June, July & August
Registration & Information: http://www.utahscouts.org/campjj

Webelos Day Camp
Buck Hollow
Mondays & Tuesdays in June
Wednesdays & Thursdays in June are for Webelos Overnight
Registration & Information: Here
website link: http://www.utahscouts.org/cub-camps-activity-girls/camp-jeremiah-johnson/camp-jeremiah-johnson-dates-registration/33432