Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. Tufts University released a study in 2015 that found that the Boy Scouts of America program does build positive character traits in our youth.

Parents: Scouting is an excellent way to spend time with your child.

Check out Scouts and Parents for more information.

cub-logo  Cub Scouts

Join Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts is a family activity, is both fun and educational, and parents are encouraged to join their son and/or daughter. You can even bring along the whole family, including younger siblings!

Boys or girls meet as a small group called a den 2 to 3 times a month.  All the dens meet together once a month at a pack meeting.


Kindergarten or age 5


1st grade or age 6


2nd grade or age 7


3rd grade or age 8


4th or 5th grade, or age 9 or 10

For more information check out:  The Adventure of Cub Scouts


Boy Scouts

Join Boy Scouts!

Scouts is one of the traditional membership divisions of the BSA. Being a Cub Scout is not a requirement to become a Boy Scout.  The program will be open to girls beginning February 2019.

Eligibility is any one of the following until 18 years of age:

  • Have earned the Arrow of Light Award and is at least 10 years old
  • Have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10 years old
  • Or, be a boy from 11 to 17 years old

For more information check out: The Adventure of Boy Scouts



Check out Venturing!

Venturing is a youth development program of the Boy Scouts of America for young men and women to provide positive experiences to help young people mature and to prepare them to become responsible and caring adults.

Eligibility is one of the following until age 21:

  • 14 through 20 years of age
  • 13 years of age and have completed the 8th grade

For more information check out:  Venturing for Youth