Cubmaster, Bobcat candidates, parents.
To the North Wind......which gives us endurance.
the East Wind.....which brings us morning light.
the South Wind.....with its warm breath of summer.
the West Wind.....from the land of tall mountains and great plains which
bring us rain, also the land of Akela's forefathers.
now declare this Council open.
the following Cub(s) and his parents please come forward.
boys names and have the parents stand behind the fire with boys kneeling
by the side of the fire.)
many moons ago the great Chief Akela called a council to see what could
be done to make his Tribe the best of all the Tribes. After many hours
Akela called the braves to the Council fire. Welcome you braves who wish
to become a Cub Scout in Pack ____.
presence here signifies to me, Chief Akela, that you are sincere in your
desire to join this pack. This is your first time to come before me.
is Akela? Akela is the Sub Scout name for a good leader. The Cubmaster
is the one called Akela in Cub Scouting. During your time in Cub
Scouting I hope you will come to Akela's council many times.
boy(s) stand and face the pack.)
give the Cub Scout sign and repeat the Cub Scout Promise with me.
_____ promise to do my best, to do my duty to God and my country, to
help other people at all times and to obey the Law of the Pack.
this day forward, blue will stand for truth and loyalty, yellow will
stand for the sun, light and good cheer.
on cap and neckerchief. Present the parents the Bobcat badge to present
to their son.)