Saturday, October 7 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Beaumont Scout Reservation
and additional locations, see below for details!
$10 per Cub Scout and Cub Scout-age siblings
Cub Launch is a one day event where a Cub Scout will get to experience all things Cub Scouting:
- Fishing (a portable pond with real fish will be at Beaumont this year, by Cabela’s!)
- BB guns
- Bounce Houses (at select locations)
- STEM experiments
- Community guest presenters
- At Beaumont: Botanical Gardens, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Eureka Fire Department, Missouri Conservationists and more!
- PLUS, earn the Bobcat requirement! (The first advancement a Cub Scout can get.)
This event is perfect for brand new Cub Scouts as well as Cub Scouts who want to spend a fun Saturday Scouting!
WHO: Cub Scouts and Siblings $10 (the whole family is invited!)
WHAT: Outdoor activities include, fishing, BB guns, archery, slingshots, STEM experiments, leatherworking, earn the Bobcat Badge, horseback riding, campfire cooking, and much more! (each location’s activities are subject to change)
All locations will be set up open-house style, so come and go as you please. Stay for a couple hours or the entire time, whatever is best for you.
Picnic lunches are encouraged but concessions and trading post souvenirs will be available for purchase only at the Beaumont location.
WHEN and WHERE:
Saturday, Sept. 30
- Camp Vandeventer (Kaskaskia): 9AM to 3PM
Saturday, Oct. 7
- Beaumont Scout Reservation: 9 AM to 3 PM (more details below)
- Wentzville United Methodist Church (Boone Trails): 9 AM to 1 PM
- Cape Girardeau (North Cape County Park): 9 AM to 1 PM
- Mineral Area College (OZT): 9 AM to 12 PM
- Camp Warren Levis (Piasa Bird & Cahokia Mounds): 9 AM to 12 PM
- Camp Joy (Black Gold): 9 AM to 1 PM
- O’Fallon IL Sportsman Club (St. Clair): 9 AM to 3 PM
Saturday, Oct. 21
- Sikeston Jaycees Golf Course (Cherokee): 9 AM to 1 PM
*New this year* Come fish with us at Beaumont with a portable pond with live fish brought to us by Cabela’s. Learn to filet carp, cast, how to bait a hook, and test your luck in the pond!
Also new this year, stop by the Cub Scout Council Ring to earn your Bobcat badge, the first Cub Scout advancement requirement and jump start your year as a Cub Scout!
Other activities at Beaumont will include horseback riding, mud cave, cub world exploration, bounce house, science projects, bottle rockets, mock campsite, search and rescue demonstration, disc golf, earn your Bobcat, gardening with the Botanical Gardens, and the list goes on and on!