Re: RECOGNITION DINNER IDEAS
Jessica A. Ryan (Peter_Van_Houten@SIMULACRUM.WV.TEK.COM)
Thu, 15 Oct 1992 15:58:37 PDT
RE>RECOGNITION DINNER IDEAS
Tom -- You stated:
>> I am looking for ideas for our annual recognition dinner. You know the
>> like the oldest Scoutmaster in council or the Packmaster who has
>> most new Cubscouts in the last year. I would also be interested in what
>> to "AWARD" them, eg. plaques, certificates etc.
I'm sure you're going to get a TON of answers, but this gives me an excuse
to share some that I've collected. Hope they come in handy.
Peter Van Houten
HELPING HAND AWARD -- Stuffed glove on a dowel rod for the person who always
lends a helping hand.
WET SPONGE AWARD -- A piece of sponge mounted on cardboard. For the newest
leader who needs help soaking up all the new info in the Cub Scout program.
ON THE BALL AWARD -- A styrofoam ball with a pipe cleaner Cub Scout on top
for the energetic person who has it all together.
GOOD EGG AWARD -- An egg made out of felt mounted on a piece of cardboard
for the special person who has been a good sport by helping the pack.
BIG HEART AWARD -- A big stuffed heart pillow in red. For someone who shows
real dedication to the Cub Scout program.
PURPLE HEART AWARD -- A big stuffed heart in purple, for anyone injured 'in
the line of duty'.
LIFE SAVER AWARD -- A roll of lifesavers mounted on cardboard. This might
be for someone who has assisted the Pack with a problem.
FIRST AID AWARD -- Home made first aid kit for a dedicated unit leader.
GO-FOR AWARD -- Plastic or model car on a handmade trophy stand. For the
person who picks up awards or runs errands for the Pack.
GO GETTER AWARD -- This is an inflated balloon full of 'Hot Air' for the "Go
Power for the Go Getter".
OLD FOSSIL AWARD -- A rock or an arrowhead for the person who has been in
scouting the longest.
BOUNCE AWARD -- A sheet of 'Bounce' fabric softener for the Den Leaders to
bounce back and to soften their hearts.
BRIGHT IDEA AWARD -- Spray a light bulb gold and mount to a plague. Present
to the person who always has good ideas.
BANQUET AWARD -- A large wooden spoon painted Blue and Gold. Attatch a
ribbon and present to the Chairman of the Blue and Gold Banquet.
GOLDEN PEAR AWARD -- Attatch a plastic fruit pear to a plaque. Present to
the pair (Couple) who has done so much for the Pack.
LINK TO SCOUTING AWARD -- Attatch a few pieces of chainlink fence to a
plaque and present to the leader who has helped prepare the boys for Boy
GOLDEN KNOT AWARD -- This is a good award for a Cubmaster. Use rope, tie an
overhand knot and spray gold. Attatch to a plaque and award to the person
who has tied it all together.
MARF AWARD -- MARF (Maintain Absolute Rigid Flexibility). Cut a piece of
wood or cardboard in an odd shape. Put the letters M-A-R-F on it and
present to anyone who works with the boys.
Peter Van Houten
Snail Mail: 7225 SW 160th
Beaverton, OR 97007
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