$200 plus section dues
Scouts is about having fun while gaining valuable leadership skills and self-confidence.
Age: 11 – 14 years
Meeting Date and Time: Thursdays from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Activities: The Scout program focuses on outdoor and environmental activities, citizenship and community service, leadership and personal development.
At the Scout level, more emphasis is placed on the Troop to have input into the weekly and yearly plan of the group.
Activities can include the following:
- Camping in all seasons
- Group and individual games and projects
- Badge work
- Spiritual awareness
- Service to the Community
- Sports and sporting skills
Badge Work: The Scout badge work program is divided into three main categories: Activity, Challenge and Awards.
- Activity badges are further divided into 4 categories consisting of Citizenship, Leadership, Personal Development and Outdoor Skills.
- With over 50, Challenge badges, Scouts are encouraged to challenge themselves in the following areas: Athletics, Outdoors, Home and Family, Personal Development, Science and Technology, Environment and Culture, and Society.
- Awards: In addition to the Activity and Challenge badges, Scouts are encouraged to further their development by striving to achieve specialized awards. Such as Religion in Life, Duke of Edinburgh, World Conservation, Year Round Camper and Chief Scout.
- It is important to remember, that each Scout must choose and motive themselves in the pursuit of badges, through their badge work.
The Scout Promise
On my honour,
I promise that I will do my best,
To do my duty to God and the Queen.
To help other people at all times,
And to carry out the spirit of the Scout Law.
The Scout Law
A Scout is trustworthy, kind and cheerful, considerate and clean, wise in the use of all resources.
The Scout Motto
The Scout Uniform:
- Scout shirt – parent supplied
- Group neckerchief and woggle – group supplied
- Approved pants – parent supplied
- Scout handbook – parent supplied