scouts-l Mail Archive for November of 1999: Need: Whistled Jingle Bells
Stage, Steve (stage@IEMINC.COM
Wed Nov 03 1999 - 10:06:56 CST
I am planning to have my Webelos den perform the "whistling navel" skit
at the December pack meeting.
I need to locate a recording containing a whistled version of Jingle
If not Jingle Bells, then some other Christmas song will do nicely.
Anyone out there know of a CD title or other source for this?
Cubmaster/Asst. Webelos Den Leader
Baton Rouge, LA
For those of you who do not know the whistling navel skit,
it is a hilarious old skit. The kids put a coat around their waist so it
looks like their body.
They take off their shirts. Paint a mouth around their navel, eyes
around their nipples,
and a nose on their stomach.
They wear a large hat covering them from the top of their chests
upwards. I have seen
cardboard stovepipe hats used in the past (40 years ago, when I was a
In this case, we plan to use adapt it for Christmas by using felt "elf
We will have the kids march out to "March of the toy soldiers" and dance
around for a while.
The kids then line up & a whistled version of Jingle Bells starts. The
kids "whistle" to the music
by moving their stomachs in & out. It is guaranteed to bring the house