Scouting Overview

Greenwich Scouting offers over 40 units comprised of Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, Venturing Crews and Explorer Posts for local youth. More than 350 dedicated volunteers make it possible for the nearly 2,500 boys and girls, in these Scouting units, to learn about values, character, and leadership while having fun!  Scroll down or refer to the tabs on the left to learn more about the different Scouting programs, find a local unit, become a volunteer and more!  Additional questions?  Call (203) 869-8424

Cub Scouts 
The adventure starts with Cub Scouting, a year-round family program designed for boys in the 1st through 5th grades, or 7 to 10 years of age. The program emphasizes shared leadership, learning about the community, family understanding, character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness.  For additional information Click Here.

Boy Scouts 
Boy Scouting is for boys who are 11, or are at least 10 years old and have completed the fifth grade or have earned the Cub Scout Arrow of Light Award, through 17 years old. Boys experience a vigorous outdoor program and peer group leadership with the counsel of an adult Scoutmaster to achieve the BSA's objectives of developing character, citizenship, and personal fitness. Camping, fun with friends -- and more. It’s the adventure of a lifetime. For additional information Click Here

Venturing 
Venturing is a coed, high-adventure program for youth 14 through 20 years of age, or 13 years of age and having completed the eighth grade. The program provides positive experiences through exciting and meaningful youth-run activities that help them pursue their special interests, grow by teaching others, and develop leadership skills. For additional information Click Here.

Explorers 
Exploring is a worksite-based program of Learning for Life, a subsidiary of the Boy Scouts of America, for young men and women ages 14 through 20 years old. Exploring units, called Posts, usually have a focus on a single career field and within Greenwich Scouting many of the Explorer Posts are in the emergency and medical fields such as police, fire/rescue and emergency response. For additional information Click Here.

Scouting Parents
A Scout Parent is a parent or adult mentor of a Scout who enthusiastically participates with their Scout and also helps other volunteers to provide the best quality program experience to all youth in every unit. For additional information Click Here.

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