Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders
May 8-9, 2015 | Phillips Scout Camp, Weston
Webelos den campouts serve to move the Webelos Scout to the next level of the BSA's ever-increasing challenge in the outdoors. The boy and his parent will be introduced to the basics of Boy Scout camping. A trained Webelos den leader who has completed position-specific training and Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders should conduct these events. Webelos dens are encouraged to participate in joint den-troop campouts, particularly in the fifth-grade year.
Designed specifically for Webelos den leaders and their assistants, the Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders course teaches outdoor-related skills through demonstration and hands-on practice. Webelos den leaders should attend this training before conducting Webelos overnight camping with the boys and parents of the den. In addition to covering basic camping skills, this training features planning campouts and finding resources.
- Date: May 8-9, 2015 from 6:00 PM - 5:00 PM
- Cost: $23.00 (by May 1) - includes 3 meals & program materials; $28.00 after May 1.
- What to Bring: Bring your Webelos handbook, sleeping gear, toiletries, mess kit (washable plate, bowl, and cup), metal knife, fork and spoon. Also, bring your own tent and camp out on the grounds Friday night! Heated cabins will be available upon request for those without tents on a first reserved, first served basis