Family Scouting Questions and Answers

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From Our Blog

Monday, February 25, 2019
Blue Ridge Mountains Council Membership Summit Date: 3/30/2019 Time: 8:30am- 12:00pm Location: Gereau Center Address: 150 Technology Drive Rocky Mount, VA Purpose: Giving your pack the best practices to maximize your recruitment efforts in the fall and stategies to make scouting possible for more of the youth in your community. Target Audience: Cub Scout Pack Leaders
Friday, January 18, 2019
Date: April 26 – 28, 2019 Time: TBD Location: Camp t. Brady Saunders 1723 Maidens Rd, Maidens VA 23102 Contact: See registration website Target Audience: All OA members Cost: $45 Sign Up Deadline: April 15, 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Boy Scout age range?
Youth can join a Boy Scout troop who have earned the Arrow of Light rank and are at least 10 years old, or have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10, or who are 11, but not yet 18 years old.
Is Scouting safe?
Yes. Programs are designed to follow a strict set of rules and policies that can be found in the Guide to Safe Scouting. Every registered adult in Scouting is required to complete a Youth Protection training course and a criminal background check.
What supplies does a Boy Scout need?
The single most important piece of equipment a Boy Scout needs is the Boy Scout Handbook.