November 2, 2018
Houston TX, 77074
Webelos Woods is an event designed to introduce Webelos to the many outdoor adventures of Boy Scouting. This weekend event includes patrol-method camping and Scout activities. On Saturday, Webelos dens participate in Scouting skills (e.g., first aid, fire building, camping skills, games, knots) led by local Boy Scout troops to teach basic Boy Scout skills. The dens learn about patrol flags and yells, resources, leadership, teamwork, skill demonstration and Scout spirit.
Unit leaders register their patrol for Webelos Woods. The cost is $20 per participant and includes lunch.
Registration opens in September.
What to Bring
- BSA Health and Medical Record (Parts A and B ) for all participants
- Activity uniform (Scout t-shirt)
- Jacket, rain gear, hat
- Water bottle
- Camp chairs (for adults)
- First-aid kit (required – one per pack is acceptable)
- Patrol flag (if available)
Webelos dens participate in Scouting Skills (first aid, fire building, camping skills, games, knots, etc.) led by local Boy Scout troops to teach basic Boy Scout skills. The dens learn about patrol flags and yells, resources, leadership, teamwork, skill demonstration and Scout spirit. Lunch is included in the registration fee.
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Notice! Please be advised that promotional videotaping/photography may be in progress at any time at an event. Your entrance constitutes your agreement that the council and district has the right to reproduce your likeness in videography/photography for promotion (e.g., publications, internet, newspaper).
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The BSA's Commitment to Safety is ongoing and we want you to know that the safety of our youth, volunteers, staff, and employees cannot be compromised. The Boy Scouts of America puts the utmost importance on the safe and healthy environments for its youth membership. The Sam Houston Area Council takes great strides to ensure the safety of its youth as well as the adult volunteer leadership that interacts with them.
BSA Guide to Safe Scouting policies must be followed. All participants must follow Youth Protection Guidelines at all Scouting events. Highlights include:
- Two-deep leadership on all outings required.
- One-on-one contact between adults and youth members is prohibited.
- The buddy system should be used at all times.
- Discipline must be constructive.
Health and safety must be integrated into everything we do, to the point that no injuries are acceptable beyond those that are readily treatable by Scout-rendered first aid. As an aid in the continuing effort to protect participants in a Scout activity, the BSA National Health and Safety Committee and the Council Services Division of the BSA National Council have developed the "Sweet Sixteen" of BSA safety procedures for physical activity. These 16 points, which embody good judgment and common sense, are applicable to all activities.
Youth Protection Guidelines Guide to Safe Scouting Sweet Sixteen Enterprise Risk Management
For questions, contact the Webelos Woods chair or district activities chair.