January Council-Wide Roundtable

Date/Time:

Jan 11, 2024 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

 

Location:

Council Office
2600 Quarry Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Location Phone: 608-784-4040

 

Roundtable Topic:  BLUE & GOLD + ARROW OF LIGHT CEREMONY + WEBELOS CROSSOVER

 

What is a Blue & Gold Banquet and how can you make it one of the most memorable events of the year for the Cub Scouts in your Pack?   How can you plan a meaningful Arrow of Light and Scouts BSA Crossover ceremony that will get ALL Cub Scouts excited about joining Scouts BSA?  What are some ways that a Scouts BSA Troop can be involved in these events?  For answers to these questions and lots of fresh ideas for your Crossover and Blue & Gold, attend Roundtable on Thursday, January 11.

ALSO:

  • HOT TOPIC:  Scout Sunday - What is it and where can your Scouts participate?
  • SAFETY MOMENT: Anaphylaxis – prevention, symptoms, and treatment of severe allergic reactions
  • MEMERSHIP MOMENT: Ideas to help with membership recruiting and retention.
  • COUNIL UPDATES:  Merit Badge Day, Polar Day Camp, Scouting for Food, Summer Camp News, and more!
  • PLUS: Spotlights on Youth Achievements and Adult Training/Recognition

Please have at least one representative from your Unit attend Roundtable on Thursday, January 11 at 7:00 pm.  (could be a leader, a parent, or other adult volunteer)

SCOUTING COMMUNITIES (5 Minutes to Connect):

  • Bring dates for your Blue & Gold, Pinewood Derby, and Scouting for Food to share with local unit(s)
  • Great opportunity for Troops and Packs to work together and support each other during these events!

CUB SCOUT VOLUNTEER BREAKOUT

  • Blue & Gold brainstorming and idea sharing
  • There is often a drop-off in engagement and participation after the New Year.  How can our Packs keep both new and experienced Cub Scouts engaged over the next several months?

SCOUTS BSA VOLUNTEER BREAKOUT

  • Plan for Klondike 2024!

         

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU ON ZOOM THURSDAY, JANUARY 11 @ 7 PM FOR ROUNDTABLE!

(If you need the Zoom link or have ideas for future Roundtable content, please contact Matt Pagliaro.)

 

Gateway Scouting Roundtable Team: