Re: Tiger mania from Philmont
Murphy Peter (MurphyP@RND3.INDY.TCE.COM)
Thu, 15 Aug 1996 12:07:00 PDT
Thanks for your input. I certainly plan to discuss with the Cubmaster
how to best handle the whole program. I haven't made a final
decision which is why I solicited opinions from others
> Also, the new Tiger Mania program does not state that the Tigers
> should chose between one of the two aforementioned outings. There
> are now to attend two outings a month - 1. The Tiger Cub Outing and
> 2. The Pack Meeting. There are also doing family type things on
> their own to relate to their "Big Idea".
There is much flexibility in the new program. A Tiger Cub den does
not have to choose the pack meeting or pack activity as one of their
2 meetings in any given month. They may, instead, choose a
"Go and See" event just for their den and an in the home den
meeting centered around one of the Big Ideas.
In practice, I would expect most families to take the easy way out.
Faced with the choice of planning two events or planning just one
meeting plus going to the pack meeting they will probably pick
the later. This is probably good because it will better integrate
them into the pack and hopefully entice them to wanting to be
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City