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The New BALOO Outdoor Leader Skills

The New BALOO Outdoor Leader Skills
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10/6/2017 5:00 PM
11301 Trents Bridge Road
Chesterfield, VA 23838, US
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 The New BALOO Outdoor Leader Skills (includes OWLS training)


 October 7 - 8, 2017  7:30am Saturday until 4:30pm Sunday


Finley Albright Scout Reservation 


$25 fee includes food for the weekend and handout materials.

          Saturday -  lunch, dinner and cracker barrel

          Sunday -     breakfast and lunch



For questions email Lisa Wright 


This training is for any Pack/ Den Leader with a desire to plan and carry out a the outdoor experience for the boys. When you complete this training, you will have an increased level of confidence and enthusiasm for planning an age-appropriate overnight experience.


The goal of this training is to provide you with skills that assure a Pack/Den overnight event that is age appropriate, based on the purposes of Cub Scouting, and successful in whetting the appetite of your Scouts, their parents and the leaders who want to do more in the outdoors.


Elements of this training are:


-Flag Ceremonies: Procedures for flag raising, lowering and folding.


- Planning Overnight Campouts: key factors, planning and conducting an overnight campout, joint campouts (with a Boy Scout troop) and Council camping opportunities.


- Campfire Planning: How to plan and direct successful Den campfires and Outdoor Skill Workshops in the following areas:


                                                     -First Aid                       -Cooking and sanitation

                                                     -Knots and ropes          -Campsite selection and tents

                                                     -Wood Tools                 -Bedding and Weather


        -Fire Building                             -Aquatics


Please wear your uniform. Items to bring: appropriate clothing for weather, Current Cub/Webelos Level handbook, skit or song for campfire. Also, camp/lawn chair, cup, tent, ground cloth, sleeping bag, flashlight and lantern, weather appropriate clothing, personal items, garbage bags, and bring other camping items that you feel are necessary for your comfort.  We ask that you be in uniform for this training.


Pre-Req:           -You must be current with Youth Protection Training:  on-line course at:;margin-right:25.9pt;margin-bottom:.2pt;margin-left:147.15pt;text-indent:-.5pt;line-height:104%;">


                             - And Cub Leader Specific Training

$25.00 per Participant

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