Helping people in our community by picking up litter

This year we are celebrating 100 years of Cubbing worldwide. In South Africa we are celebrating through Group, District, Regional and National events. But, if we really want to know why Cubbing Rocks, who better to ask than the Cubs themselves….

We spoke to Thomas Franz (8) from 1st Rosebank Cub Pack in the Western Cape.

Thoman FranzSSA: Why is Cubbing so much fun?
I like picking up litter, doing lots of fun stuff and going on camps!

SSA: What was your best experience with Cubs?
My best experience was going to our Scout Ranch called Hawequas. I loved that!

SSA: What is the weirdest thing you ate outdoors?
Billy Beef and Beans was the weirdest thing I ate outdoors.

SSA: What was the toughest challenge at Cubs?
The toughest challenge was hiking up the mountain at our Scout Ranch.

SSA: What was the most amazing place you visited with Cubs?
The most amazing place I visited with Cubs was Table Mountain.

SSA: Can you name a few things you have learnt by being a Cub?
I learnt about all the different types of aliens.

SSA: What things have you done with Cubs to help people in your community?
By picking up litter at the Rondebosch common we helped people in our community.

SSA: What did you teach your mum that you learned at Cubs?
I taught my mum all the types of aliens.

SSA: What makes a good Akela?
A good Akela teaches us a lot.

SSA: Why is your Akela special?
My Akela is special because he teaches us a lot and he helps us make toys!

Cubbing Rocks because …It is fun!

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