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Scouting offers a range of age specific programs designed for boys from kindergarten to age 21, and girls from 13 to 21. All emphasize a "learn by doing" approach that builds competence, leadership, teamwork, physical fitness, mental acuity, pride in citizenship and a spirit of service to community imbued with a spirit of fun and adventure. New members are welcome year-round and no prior experience is required.
The Cub Scouts program is a year-round family program designed for boys who are
at least five years old and in kindergarten through fifth grade, and not older than 10 years of age. Cub
Scouts serves as a great introduction to the world of the Boy Scouts of America.
The Boy Scouts program is the next level, and is available to boys who have earned
the Arrow of Light Award and are at least 10 years old or have completed the fifth
grade and are at least 10, or who are 11, but not yet 18 years old. The program
achieves the Boy Scouts of America objectives of developing character, citizenship,
and personal fitness.
Girl Scouting is for every girl, everywhere—where today's girls can become tomorrow's
leaders. Membership in Girl Scouts is open to girls ages 5-17; women and men over
17 can join as adult members.
Venturing is a youth development program of the Boy Scouts of America for young
men and women who are age 14, or age 13 and completed the 8th grade, up to age 21.
The programs are full of exciting and meaningful
activities that help youth pursue special interests, develop leadership skills,
and become good citizens.
Sea Scouting is a specialized segment of the Venturing program, which was organized
to teach members boating skills and promote knowledge of maritime history
Varsity Scouting offers rugged high adventure or challenging sporting activities
and offers rank advancement opportunities.
Exploring offers career exploration programs for men and women ages 14-21. Exploring
participants join a "post" based on their career interests and gain hands
on experience and career insight from professionals in their chosen field. Activities
vary by post but can include: job training, field trips, job shadowing, mentoring,
group scenarios, case studies, "mock" practice job situations, real experiences,