Den 4 News

Bear Advancement

posted Mar 23, 2012, 8:45 PM by Bob Willmot   [ updated Mar 23, 2012, 9:27 PM ]

Thursday April 19th, 7pm
Washington Ave School (Old Gym)

The Bear advancement will be held at the April Pack Meeting (along with the Raingutter Regatta)

Please review the Bear Program or the Bear Scout Manual (for full requirement details) to ensure that your scout completes at home any requirements that  were not covered by Pack or Den Activities, or that your scout may have missed.

Tying It All Up (Knot Tying)

posted Mar 22, 2012, 8:02 PM by Bob Willmot   [ updated Mar 26, 2012, 5:03 AM ]

Monday March 26th 7:15pm, Stanley Congregational Church

Bear Achievement 22 -- Tying it All Up (Knot Tying)

Learn how to:
  • Whip the ends of a rope.
  • Tie a square knot, bowline, sheet bend, two half hitches, and slip knot. Tell how each knot is used.
  • Learn how to keep a rope from tangling.
  • Coil a rope. Throw it, hitting a 2-foot square marker 20 feet away.
  • Learn a magic rope trick

Please Sign-up via this form:

Whittlin' Chip

posted Feb 15, 2012, 7:22 PM by Bob Willmot   [ updated Feb 15, 2012, 7:28 PM ]

March 12th 2012, 7pm -- Stanley Congregational Church

Pack 6 will be holding a Whittlin' Chip class where Bear scouts can earn Achievement 19 - Shavings and Chips, and get a "Whittlin' Chip" card which allows them to carry a pocket knife during cub events.

Class size is limited to 12 scouts -- please register via:

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