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What is Scout Sunday and why do we recognise it?
It is the primary date churches recognize the contributions of young people and adults to Scouting.
When is Scout Sunday?
The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 (Scouting Anniversary Day) as Scout Sunday.
How do I participate in Scout Sunday?
Check with your church to see if they will honor scouts that Sunday.
What is done during the Scout Sunday event?
Each church is different. Some have the scouts & leaders wear their uniforms & ask them to come up to be acknowleding saying where they are from & one or two sentences about what they do. Others will have the Scouts present colors, some just ask that they rise & be acknowledge. Feel free to ask the church leadership ahead of time.
What should my Scout wear?
Your Scout shoul wear his Class A Uniform: Uniform shirt, neckerchief / slide, and belt. Remind your Scout that wearing his uniform is an honor and his beavior is a reflection of who he is and who he will become.
Where else can I participate in Scout Sunday?
The American Baptist Church (TAB Church), our Pack 86 Charter Organization, is always a great place to participate if your church does not. Just let our Charter Representative know you'd like to come.
Resources for Scout Sunday Services
(Remember many church leaders plan their Sunday Services in advance. Do not be offended if Scouting is not the entire Service. Just being acknowledged is an honor!)