Blue & Gold Survey

Posted March 5, 2007 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Announcements


We would like your opinion on the Cub Scout Blue & Gold Program.

Please follow the link below and fill out the survey. We will publish the results at a later date.

Thanks for you input!

http://www.soarol.com/survey

Scout Roundtable #10

Posted March 4, 2007 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Podcasts


#10-Summer Activities

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For our tenth show, we invited back some old friends and brought along some new ones. We discuss our summertime activity plans and give out a lot of good ideas for your Scouts.

Show Guests:
Erick Lemke, Cubmaster – Pack 361, Norwood Young America, Minnesota
Mack McKee, Assistant Cubmaster – 421, Arlington, Texas
Joe Pelletier, Cubmaster – Pack 48, Moreland, GA
Mike Bingley, Council Field Executive, Scouts Canada – Cascadia Council
Julie Rodriguez, Pack Trainer, Pack 644, Moorhead, Minnesota

Links:
Wal Mart Kids Fishing: http://www.kids-fishing.com
Pacific Jamboree Canada – http://www.bc.scouts.ca/pj/p-wolfcubs.htm
Scouting’s Sunrise – http://www.scout.org/en/information_events/events/2007/scouting_s_sunrise
Centennial Cub Jamboree Canada – http://ccj07.ca/
Join-in-Centenary – http://www.scouts.org.uk/jic/

Scout Roundtable #9

Posted February 20, 2007 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Podcasts


#9-Centennial Quality Unit Award and Blue & Gold

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Our guest, Michael, comes by to help us with the Centennial Quality Unit Award and we cover some basic outlines of how our Packs do their Blue & Gold celebrations.

Show Guest:
Michael Kabot, Committee Chair/Wolf Den Leader – Pack 230, Pennfield, New York

Links:
SOAR Online: http://www.soarol.com
Centennial Quality Unit Award: http://www.scouting.org/nav/enter.jsp?s=xx&c=cn
National Commissioner’s Podcast: http://www.scouting.org/nav/enter.jsp?s=cm

Scout Roundtable #8

Posted February 4, 2007 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Podcasts


#8-Tigers After Badges

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What to do with those Tigers toward the end of the year? How do I get those last Go See Its done? How can they begin the transition to Wolf Scouts? Come on in and listen to Bob and Chris talk about those Tiger Scouts.

Links:
Baloo’s Bugle: http://usscouts.org/usscouts/bbugle2006-2007.asp
Bill Smith’s Roundtable: http://www.wtsmith.com/rt.html
Digg this Podcast: http://digg.com/podcasts/The_Scout_Roundtable_Podcast

Scout Roundtable #7

Posted January 21, 2007 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Podcasts


#7-Cool Online Resources

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In this episode, we go through our favorite online resources that help us with Scouting. What are your favorites? Leave us a comment and let us know!

Show Guest:
Dave Lyons, Commissioner – Old Colony District, Southern New Jersey Council
Links:
Baloo’s Bugle: http://usscouts.org/usscouts/bbugle2006-2007.asp
The Virtual Cub Scout Handbook: http://www.geocities.com/cybercubber/
USScouts.org: http://usscouts.org/
Bill Smith’s Roundtable: http://www.wtsmith.com/rt.html
The Cub Roundtable: http://www.cubroundtable.com
Scouting.org: http://www.scouting.org
Boy Scout Trail: http://www.boyscouttrail.com/
I Will Knot: http://www.iwillknot.com/
An Hour A Week? Cub Scout Podcast: http://www.cubmasterchris.com
A Cub Scouting Adventure Podcast: http://www.acsadventure.com
Scouting The Net: http://www.scoutingthenet.com/
Make Magazine: http://www.makezine.com/blog/archive/2006/02/500_experiments_and_more_explo.html?CMP=OTC-0D6B48984890
Scouter.com: http://www.scouter.com
Mac Scouter: http://www.macscouter.com/
National Archive of Pow Wow Books: http://www.napwb.com/
Cub Scout Achievement Trackers: http://www.madsenco.com/scouting.shtml
Magic Campfire Starts: http://www.geocities.com/Yosemite/5634/magicfir.htm
PrayPub: http://www.praypub.org
Steve Spangler Science: http://www.stevespanglerscience.com
World Scouting Organization: http://scout.org/
50 States: http://www.50states.com
Ben’s Guide to Government: http://bensguide.gpo.gov/index.html
Yahoo Groups (Cub Scout Talk): http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Cub-Scout-Talk/?yguid=284728708
Space Place: http://spaceplace.nasa.gov
Arapahoe Video Library: http://www.arapahoedistrict.org/scouting/VideoLibrary.asp
Derby Talk: http://www.derbytalk.com/
Mazed Things: http://britton.disted.camosun.bc.ca/mazedthings/mazedthings.html

Scout Roundtable #6

Posted January 7, 2007 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Podcasts


#6-Feedback Catch-Up

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In this episode, we cover all of the feedback we have received in the past month, including some interesting discussions about our Pinewood Derby shows. Jay Oakman, where are you? Congratulations to Kent Stephenson and Sean Waiss on winning the 2 $25 PinewoodExtreme.com gift certificates.

Show Guest:
Erick Lemke, Cubmaster – Pack 361, Norwood Young America, Minnesota

Links:
Baloo’s Roundtable Podcast: http://pack361mn.com/baloosroundtable/
Baloo’s Bugle: http://usscouts.org/usscouts/bbugle2006-2007.asp
Derby Talk Forums: http://www.derbytalk.com
Supertimer: http://www.supertimer.com

Scout Roundtable #5

Posted December 24, 2006 by Cubmaster Chris
Categories: Podcasts


#5-Running a Pinewood Derby Part 2

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Part 2 of our Pinewood Derby tips covers types of races, how to run the races, judging and Pinewood Derby awards. We also have an exciting giveaway sponsored by Pinewood Extreme! Listen to the show for instructions on winning. Congratulations to Jay, Tonya, and Vaughn on winning part 1 of our contest. We have another exciting giveaway sponsored by Pinewood Extreme! Listen to the show for details.

Show Guest:
Mack McKee, Assistant Cubmaster – 421, Arlington, Texas
Links:
Supertimer: http://www.supertimer.com

This show sponsored by: