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cub scouts

can a 6 yr old join the cub scouts even if he isn't in the first grade?

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lovelyli217

Asked by lovelyli217 at 7:29 PM on Aug. 19, 2009 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • A boy has to be 7 to join Tiger Cubs, the youngest group in Cub Scouts.
    GailllAZ

    Answer by GailllAZ at 7:41 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • They can be six and in kindergarten to joincub scouts call your local boy scout recruiter and ask them they will be able to tell you for sure.
    elananme

    Answer by elananme at 8:00 PM on Aug. 19, 2009

  • I am not sure what your local cub scouts will accept. My son was in cub scouts last year. He was in first grade but he was 6 when he signed up. I believe they have to be in first grade check it never hurts to ask. I know me and my son loved being in cub scouts and he is looking forward to signing up for another yr. Good Luck!!!
    momofangels5

    Answer by momofangels5 at 11:02 AM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • yes u have to be 6 or in the first grade, to be a tiger club.
    6lilprinces

    Answer by 6lilprinces at 11:56 PM on Aug. 21, 2009

  • I would call the local council in which your children are in. I know mine is atleast 7 or in the first grade, So they can be 6 years old as long as they are in the first grade.
    momof5inohio

    Answer by momof5inohio at 10:28 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

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