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Cub Scout Program Update

Cub Scout Program Update

Cub Scout Program Update: The Cub Scout program will be updated for the 2024-25 program year beginning on June 1, 2024. Over the past several years the National Cub Scouting

May2024-Roundtable

May2024-Roundtable

Roundtable May 2024 Location Change The Boy Scouts of America through the Commissioner teams supports a monthly Roundtable all over America.   These meetings are reminiscent of the legendary King Arthur’s Round

Cub Scout Day Hikes

Cub Scout Day Hikes

Cub Scout Day Hikes Family Adventure Here are some opportunities to get your Cubs Scouts out of the normal meeting place and enjoy the great outdoors.    These are family

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Cub Scout Program Update

Cub Scout Program Update:

The Cub Scout program will be updated for the 2024-25 program year beginning on June 1, 2024. Over the past several years the National Cub Scouting Committee has identified four areas to improve the Cub Scout program to ensure that it is fun, simple, and easy. The four areas of improvement are the Bobcat badge, Cub Scout Adventures, Webelos, and Cub Scout Awards. 

 

The May Roundtable will be covering this topic ingreater detail.   For More information on the may roundtable and the covered topics, click the link below.

Click the more info button to get more information on the program changes happening in June.

May2024-Roundtable

Roundtable

May 2024

Location Change

The Boy Scouts of America through the Commissioner teams supports a monthly Roundtable all over America.

 

These meetings are reminiscent of the legendary King Arthur’s Round Table in which knights assembled to discuss the betterment of the people (Scouts) they were serving and watching over.

Where Alpharetta Methodist Main Build - 2nd Floor
69 N. Main Street, Alpharetta, Ga 30009
When Thursday, May 16, 2024
Time
7:15 - Gathering & Networking
7:30 - Opening & Announcements
7:45 - Main Session & Break out Sessions
9:00 - Wrap up & Closing
Alpharetta Methodist Church - Campus Map indicating Main Building Entrance
Alpharetta United Methodist 2nd Floor Map

Break Out Session

Topic

Main Session 

(Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Crews, Ships & Posts)

Cub Scout Program Update


Cub Scout Leaders

Cub Scout Leaders

(Cubmasters, Committee Members, Den Leaders)


Working with your Unit Commissioner


Scouts BSA

Scouts BSA

(Scoutmasters, Committee, Advisers)

Developing High Performance Youth Leaders

Scout Led

(Scoutmasters, Committee, Advisers)

Embrace the Chaos

Additonal Break Out Sessions

Life to Eagle Mentor

No Session

Advancement

No Session

Service

No Session

STEM

No Session

Membership

Marketing your unit through Facebook

Special Sessions

No Session

Lowanne Nimat

No Session

Cub Scout Day Hikes

Cub Scout Day Hikes

Family Adventure

Here are some opportunities to get your Cubs Scouts out of the normal meeting place and enjoy the great outdoors.    These are family events for the whole family.     

 

These will be rain or shine events, Cubs should bring the Water bottle full, Rain Gear & Day Pack with the Cub Scout six essentials:

  • First Aid Kit.
  • Water Bottle.
  • Flashlight.
  • Trail Food.
  • Sun Protection.
  • Whistle.
Date Location Trail Name Time Distance/Est. Time
September 30th East Roswell Park (Meet by Spray Park Parking lot) Loop Trail 9am 3.3 miles/1hr 15min
November 4th Birmingham Park, Milton, 750 Hickory Flat Rd, Milton, GA 30004 Loop Trail 2:30pm 1.2 miles/45 min
January 6th Sawnee Mountain Indian Seat Trail 10:30am 3.6mil/1hr 34 min
March 9th Chattahoochee River National Rec. Area Medlock Bridge Trail 9am 1.3mil/30min
May Roswell River Walk River Walk Trail to Willeo 9am 4mil/1hr 11min

John Dorman Award

Northern Ridge Scout Leaders: As many of you know, the John Dorman Duty-to-God Award is an annual event sponsored by the Johns Creek UMC Men’s […]

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Golden Eagle 2023

2023 Atlanta Area Council Golden Eagle Paul Brown CEO Inspire Brands 2023 Key Note Speaker When December 8, 2023 – 12:00pm Where Cobb Galleria Center […]

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Recharter Recap

We were able to record the recharter meeting at this months roundtable. If you have any questions about recharter please reach out to

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Silver Beaver Nominations

A message to all Unit Leaders and Committee Chairs, Of the hundreds of awards that are presented each year, the Silver Beaver is the highest and […]

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Below is the link to the Friends of Scouting Campaign.    Remember our District name is Northern Ridge.

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District Meetings:

District Committee Meeting:

When: 1st Thursday of Each Month @ 7pm

Where: Alpharetta Presbyterian Church

Commissioners Meeting

When: 2nd Thursday of Each Month @ 7 pm

Where: Alpharetta First United Methodist – Youth Center

Roundtable Meetings

When: 3rd Thursday of Each Month @ 7:30 pm

Where:

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church – Youth Center

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