Sequoyah Council, Boy Scouts of America
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation is a one-day energetic training event. It is designed to introduce Cub Scout leaders to opportunities for pack overnight camping. BALOO is required for all Packs planning an overnight campout.
What will I Learn? It will cover everything you need to know to plan and run an overnighter. BALOO is more than just camping; it includes:
• Ideas for outdoor activities, nature hikes, games, and ceremonies
• Information on selecting and using camping equipment, stoves, and lanterns
• How to plan and run a campfire program
• Hands-on Cub Scout cooking demonstrations, Sanitation, and First Aid
• MUCH MORE!!!
Why Should I Attend? This training is required for any adult who is in charge of planning a pack campout. At least one adult leader must be BALOO trained and present in order for a Cub Scout Pack to participate in overnight camping.
When? Sat., August 26 from 9:00am to 5:30pm.Check in from 8:15-8:45am.
Where? Camp Davy Crockett – 142 Scout Camp Rd, Whitesburg, TN 37891
Cost? $15 / person includes course materials, flashdrive containing forms, books, powerpoint presentation, recipes, and more, folder with printouts to use for planning and leading your outings, and lunch. Participants attending should dress for the weather, wear comfortable shoes, bring a water bottle, and be prepared to learn the basics for Cub Scout Family Camping.
Childcare? We will be offering childcare at a low cost. $3 for one child or $5 for two or more children. Each child will need to bring a packed lunch, should dress for the weather, wear comfortable shoes,bring an extra outfit, bring a water bottle, and be prepared to have FUN! Snacks will be provided.