A More Perfect Union
Grades 6 – 8
The best way to build "a more perfect union" is to work together in our local and national government.
About the Course:
We’ll explore our local communities, national government, and find ways that even as teens you can help those around you.
- Learn how our local and national governments operate
Scouts will complete the following requirements for the following merit badges: Citizenship in the Community: 1,2,6,7; Citizenship in the Nation: 1,3,4,5,6,7
This course is open to all youth in grades 6 – 8. We look forward to learning with all genders whether you are currently a Scout or not!
Targeted Age Group(s):
Middle School (Grade 6 – 8)
Date / Time Offered:
July 5 – 9, 2021
1:00 – 2:00 pm
About the Cradle of Liberty Council BSA:
Teaching leadership & values while providing recreational activities for children of all ages, the Cradle of Liberty Council, Boy Scouts of serves more than 16,500 young people in Philadelphia, Montgomery, and Delaware counties. We are among the largest youth serving organizations in the state of Pennsylvania led by over 5000 volunteers. Hundreds of community organizations, representing educational, religious, non-profit, civic, and business organizations join in partnership with Cradle of Liberty Council by chartering over 500 Scouting units (packs, troops, teams, crews, posts and groups).
If you are new to Scouting, let us introduce you and your children to a world where they will build lifetime friendships, while learning leadership skills, active citizenship, personal fitness, and practical knowledge through their participation in a diverse array of activities including camping excursions, summer programs for teens and much, much more. You can learn more at www.colbsa.org or find a Scouting close to home at www.beascout.org.
About the Instructors:
Our instructors are subject-matter experts either through their profession or hobby-related experiences, and are trained in the BSA Youth Protection training that includes safety measures online.