Family Camping! Summer 2020
Sign-ups are now open for both CAMP TAHQUITZ and the LONG BEACH SEA BASE
1. CAMP TAHQUITZ
2. SEA BASE CANOE/KAYAK RENTALS
3. SCOUTS BSA VIRTUAL CAMP
|For ages 11-17. Several weeks to choose from June through August. Choose merit badges to work on during those weeks. Monday and Friday rallies. The usual Sea Base fun, in a slightly different format. Sure to be tons of fun.|
4. CUB SCOUT STEM VIRTUAL CAMP
|For ages 6-10. This year’s Cub Scout Day Camp will introduce STEM programming. Youths will earn requirements as they participate and work on hands on projects throughout the week, safely online from home.|
Helpful Information and Resources for Scouting at Home!
We have cultivated resources from around the web to help you get through your Scouting quarantine. Below are some helpful and pretty cool resources to help you and your Scouts complete some requirements from home.
**This page is updated many times per day, so refreshing your browser each time you visit this page will help you view the most current version of this page.**
National Scouting at Home Resources
|Cub Scouting||Scouts BSA||Venturing||Sea Scouting||STEM|
Calendar of Virtual Activities & Info
|S 6/7||M 6/8||T 6/9||W 6/10||Th 6/11||F 6/12||S 6/13|
Past Facebook Live Events:
|Archery||Memorial Day Art Project|
|Auto Care||Patch Collecting|
|STEM: May the Fourth be With You||Woodworking – Jewelry Box for Mom!|
|Penny Boat Challenge Part II – Sea Scout Race||Cycling – Bike Safety|
|Penny Boat Challenge Part I||BSA Religious Emblems – see PDF here!|
|Pet Care||Backyard Campsite|
|Face Masks at Home||Scout Leader Call #1|
Have a few minutes to spare at home? Good opportunity to brush up on online training!
Virtual Scout Meeting Plans For You
We’ve provided all the content. Just click the meetings below to get started.
- Virtual Pack Meeting #1 [PDF] (large file, be patient)
- Virtual Pack Meeting #2 [PDF] (large file, be patient)
- Virtual Troop Meeting #1 [PDF] (large file, be patient)
- Virtual Troop Meeting #2 [PDF] (large file, be patient)
- Scouts Jeopardy Game [PDF] (large file, be patient)
- *Credit to the Michigan Council, borrowed from them*
For Cub Scouts
- Lion 30-day Challenge
- Tiger 30-day Challenge
- Wolf 30-day Challenge
- Bear 30-day Challenge
- Webelos 30-day Challenge
- Pack Committee Resources
- Adventure from Home Rank Challenges
For Scouts BSA
- NEW! Merit Badge Pamphlets on Kindle
- Merit Badges from Home
- Merit Badges for Social Distancing
- How to do a Board of Review Videoconference
- Activities and Skill Videos
- Troop Leader Resources
Advancement, Scoutbook, Eagles and More
- Can advancements be tracked remotely? Yes.
- Can parents sign off on requirements for Cub Scouts? Yes.
- Can Cub advancements be done through the summer? Yes.
- Can merit badges be modified? No.
- Can merit badges be done via teleconference? Yes.
- Are there extensions for Eagle? Yes.
- READ THIS: Advancement Info During COVID-19
- Get help using Scoutbook
- Use Scoutbook to track merit badge requirements
- Schedule Eagle Scout Board of Review: email Sandy
- National BSA Scouting at Home
- Great resources from Atlanta Scouts
- Great resources from Asheville, North Carolina