Cubcast is an audio podcast featuring a variety of how-to and information topics for Cub Scout leaders and parents.
Updated: 1 hour 52 min ago
Fri, 08/01/2014 - 5:04am
Hopefully all of your recruiting efforts have paid off and you have lots of new boys in your dens and packs. Having new Scouts also means having lots of new parents, and you need to let them know what’s expected of them…soon. So don’t wait any longer! Join us as we talk with Dr. Geoff Zoeller, a Cubmaster for the local pack and the vice president of membership and relations for the Patriots Path Council in New Jersey. He will share everything we need to know to create a successful new parent orientation.
Tue, 07/01/2014 - 5:04am
With all the YouTube videos, smartphone games, and other technological wonders, how do you get your Cub Scouts to read a Boys’ Life magazine? And how can you, as a leader, use Boys’ Life as a recruiting and retention tool? For the answers to these and other “How can I use Boy’s Life for my den and pack?” questions click the download button for a lively discussion with Aaron Derr, senior writer for Boys’ Life magazine and brand new Cubmaster of Pack 282 in Frisco, Texas.
Sun, 06/01/2014 - 5:04am
Why would the BSA change a great program like Cub Scouting? To make it even better! Forget building bird houses; the new Cub Scout adventure program makes Scouting a lot more fun and active for the boys and believe, it or not, a lot simpler for the leaders. You’re probably so excited by this news that you’re asking yourself, “when, why, how?” Just click the download button and Bob Scott, Cub Scout Experience Manager, will share everything you need to know!
Thu, 05/01/2014 - 5:04am
Is your den or pack stuck in a rut, making the same old arts and crafts year after year? How about putting a mint in a bottle of soda and watching it explode into foam (and helping your Scouts figure out why) or making a catapult out of popsicle sticks and rubber bands and send things flying through the air (while secretly measuring velocity and distance?) Teresa Colletti of the Greater St. Louis Council shares her secrets for incorporating Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math in your den and pack Meetings. Your Scouts will have a blast…literally!