The cost of Adventure Loops and Pins were announced on the webinars! Current belt loops cost $1.89. The new adventure loops will only be $1.39. Current Webelos Activity Badges cost $1.89 and the new Adventure pins will be the same at $1.89. Cost of new handbooks should be announced in the next couple of weeks.
National BSA is presenting 3 webinars in order to train leaders on the new program.
January 17 Webcasts on the New Cub Scouting Program
A new Cub Scouting program is launching June 1, 2015, that will be more fun and exciting for boys, and easier to implement for unit leaders. To ensure you are ready to make the transition, a number of webcasts will be hosted on January 17 to outline the coming changes, how to prepare, and when resources will be available.
Saturday, January 17, at 7 am MST or at 2 pm MST
Den Leader Webcasts
Saturday, January 17, at 8:30 am MST, or at 3:30 pm MST
Saturday, January 17, at 10 am MST, or at 5 pm MST
* It is recommended that those interested in the LDS session view one of the role-specific sessions first.
Although the content will be geared to the roles listed, anyone with an interest in learning about the new Cub Scouting program is welcome to attend.
The sessions will be recorded for later viewing.
It's easy to attend! Just navigate your Internet browser to http://www.livestream.com/bsanationalcouncil and you are ready to view the webcast!
As always, for more information on the new Cub Scouting program, please go to www.scouting.org/programupdates.
Help spread the word about the webcasts to ensure others are ready for the new Cub Scouting program!
UPDATED 9/29/2014 - NEW ADVENTURE REQUIREMENTS HAVE NOW BEEN FINALIZED! Big changes on the horizon for Cub Scouts. Effective May 2015, Cub Scouting will adopt a new "adventure" based advancement program as well as the Scout Oath and Scout Law. The Cub Promise and Law of the Pack will be retired. Details here. Click here for the official BSA page on the changes. For a PowerPoint presentation on the new program, click here. Also, see the College of Cub Scouting page for more information from the Cub Scout 411 class.