Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO ) - Peterborough Recreation Dept. 64 Union Street, Peterborough, 03458
October 14 @ 8:45 am - 5:00 pm
BALOO is mandatory for a MINIMUM OF ONE adult on a Pack overnighter, ideally for Cubmasters, and Assistants.
BALOO - Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation for Cub Scout leaders is a one-day energetic training event that will provide the necessary knowledge and skills for a pack to be able to go Family Camping. 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, games and ceremonies
• Information on selecting and using camping equipment
• How to run a campfire program
• Hands-on Cub Scout cooking demonstrations.
This training is required for any adult who is in charge of planning a pack campout, and it is required that at least one adult per pack complete BALOO training in order to apply for tour permits. Participants attending should dress for the weather, wear comfortable shoes, bring a water bottle, note taking materials and be prepared to learn the basics for Cub Scout Family Camping.
Bring: Wear your uniform and bring note-taking material.
Cost: $10/person to include lunch, snack and course materials.
Registration: Registration MUST be completed online. To guarantee a space, registration must be received by Saturday, September 30th
Check-in: Saturday October 14 @ 8:45-9:00am
Time: 8:45am to 5:00pm
Cancellation Policy: Requests for cancellations must be submitted by in writing (email), and must explain the circumstances for your cancellation. Requests for cancellations are handled on a case-by-case basis.