If you decide to serve snacks at your den meetings, make sure you ask parents about allergies. We have one boy in our den who is allergic to peanuts. While he understands that sometimes he can’t have what other kids are eating and his mom ensures that he gets a treat when he gets home, I hate to exclude him. [Read more…]
While visiting a newspaper office or a TV or radio station is no longer a requirement in the 2015 Cub Scout program, it is one of the coolest Cub Scout outing ideas.
While you’re there, learn about how the newspaper, TV station and radio station help the community. Ask your tour guide what he or she likes best about working there. You could also ask them to explain how they communicate. [Read more…]