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  • May 2020 – 2021 Jamboree!
    by BSA Podcasts on April 29, 2020 at 7:08 am

    The next National Jamboree is only a year away, but many Scouts have yet to sign up. Maybe you think that door has been closed. Alexander Graham Bell once said, “When one door closes, another one […]

  • May 2020 – Program Planning Starts Now
    by BSA Podcasts on April 29, 2020 at 6:43 am

    Now for this episode — well, we admit it’s not the most glamorous of topics, but it is important. In fact, it will make your Cub Scout leader experience a whole lot easier. And joining us is Lora […]

  • April 2020 – Finding Your Adventure
    by BSA Podcasts on March 24, 2020 at 7:07 pm

    Whether you live in the north, south, east or west part of the grand ol’ USA, the BSA has a high-adventure base for you! And you’re not limited to going to the one near you. Each BSA high […]

  • April 2020 – Youth Protection and the BSA
    by BSA Podcasts on March 24, 2020 at 6:59 pm

    April is National Youth Protection month, and the BSA takes that very seriously. We want to be sure all leaders and parents are aware of the BSA’s Youth Protection guidelines and all the steps the […]

  • March 2020 – How Venturing Can Help, Not Hurt, Your Troop
    by BSA Podcasts on February 26, 2020 at 3:26 pm

    You know how at the end of every show, we invite you to send your ideas for topics you’d like to discuss?  We read them and give each one careful consideration, and several of you have asked for […]

  • March 2020 – Bridging
    by BSA Podcasts on February 26, 2020 at 3:25 pm

    This month, we ask the questions: What is bridging? What does it mean? Is there a difference between cross-over and bridging? Well, we found volunteer extraordinaire Bill Campbell, who runs Pack 143 […]

  • February 2020 – Cultivating New Leaders
    by BSA Podcasts on January 27, 2020 at 7:42 pm

    This month, let’s talk about Cultivating New Leaders, also called Succession Planning: Having the right person in place to take over if, for whatever reason, a scoutmaster, assistant scoutmaster or […]

  • February 2020 – Why You Should be Using Scoutbook
    by BSA Podcasts on January 27, 2020 at 7:41 pm

    So, many of you have probably, hopefully, heard about Scoutbook – the online tool designed to make your Scouting Leadership duties a lot easier. But we found out, although I can’t reveal our […]

  • January 2020 – What is a COR?
    by BSA Podcasts on December 20, 2019 at 6:24 pm

    Do you know who your COR is? Do you what a COR is? COR is the acronym for Chartered Organization Representative. If that still doesn’t ring a bell, this episode is for you! On second thought – […]

  • January 2020 – What is a COR?
    by BSA Podcasts on December 20, 2019 at 6:24 pm

    Do you know who your COR is? Do you what a COR is? COR is the acronym for Chartered Organization Representative. If that still doesn’t ring a bell, this episode is for you! On second thought – […]

  • December 2019 – The Merit Badge Process – Don’t Cut Corners
    by BSA Podcasts on November 26, 2019 at 2:25 pm

    You may remember that back in March we talked about the Advancement Process, part of which is earning merit badges. Well, we’ll be ending the ScoutCast year with Jeff Bostwick, Chair of the […]

  • December 2019 – Religious Emblems
    by BSA Podcasts on November 26, 2019 at 2:23 pm

    Joining us for this reverent topic is CubCast favorite, Dennis Kampa, who currently serves on the Executive Board of the Rocky Mountain Council in Pueblo, Colorado, where he also serves on the […]