have here with us this evening boys who have asked to join the fun and
brotherhood of Cub Scouting.
Bobcat candidates have indicated their desire to join our Pack by
learning that which is required to become Cub Scouts; the Cub Scout
Promise, The Law of the Pack, the meaning of WEBELOS, the Cub Scout sign
and salute, and the Cub Scout handshake.
have proven themselves worthy by passing the tests for acceptance by the
Cub Scouts of America and our Pack.
Cub Scouting is a family-oriented organization, I wish to ask the
parents of our Bobcat candidates these questions:
you accept the challenge of working with your son to help him complete
the achievements required for advancement? If so, answer "I
you be faithful in your attendance at Pack meetings and other functions
with your son? If so, answer "I will".
you assist when called upon to help our pack, in whatever way you are
able? If so, answer "I will".
candidates, you have heard your parents promise to assist you on the Cub
Scout Trail. Now, will the candidates please answer these questions:
you do your best to live up to the Cub Scout Promise? If so, answer
you always remember and abide by the Law of the Pack? If so, answer
you also be faithful in your attendance at Pack meetings, den meetings,
and other functions? If so, answer "I will".
you help your parents help you along the Cub Scout Trail? If so, answer
of Pack, you have heard our Bobcat candidates and their parents answer
the questions I have asked of them. They have been found worthy of
joining our Pack and the fun and fellowship of Cub Scouting. Do you
accept them as fellow member of Pack? If so, Cub Scouts and parents,
please answer "We do".
Candle) Bobcat candidates, the candle I am now lighting represents the
Spirit of Cub Scouting. May it ever burn in your hearts and shine from
the help of our WEBELOS leaders and your parents we will now induct you
as Bobcats in Pack ______.
to Cub Scouting and to our Pack.