Re: CUB SCOUT PACK COMMITTEES
Kathie Cerveny (kathie@DELTA.EECS.NWU.EDU)
Thu, 11 Aug 1994 15:20:15 -0500
Get a copy of the Cub Leader Book, which gives you the required
formaton of a pack committee, who, what, etc.
Your next step is to realize that it is not the Cubmaster who forms
the committee, but the Chartered Organization through their APPOINTED
chartered organization representative and the pack committee chairman.
In fact, with our current youth protection policy, you, as potential
Cubmaster are required to meet with the chartered organization
representative to have him/her approve you for the Cubmaster position.
You will also find the following in your Cub Leader book:
1. Pack Committee MUST have:
a. Committee chairman - registered
b. two additional adults called "members of committee" (on the
adult application on job code, you list MC.
2. A Pack MUST have:
a. a Cubmaster (male/female 21 or older)
b. a den leader for each age group which the pack has registered
boys in, i.e. 8, 9 year olds
c. a Webelos Den leader if a boy(s) of 10 and/or 11 are
Read the section on pack committee requirements. Remember this is a
64 year old program, don't spend time re-inventing the wheel. Take
the FIRST available Cub Scout Leaders' Basic training you can find, do
NOT depend on books, they can't give you the spirit that makes a pack
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City