Cub Scouts

  1. Current Parks and Recreation Openings and Closings

    Frederick County Parks and Recreation is continually updating cancellations and closings. Please understand that these decisions are evolving as new information and/or directives come through State of MD, FCG, and FCPS. Click here for the most up to date information
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General Information about BSA Merit Badge Classes
  1. All merit badge classes are 4 hours. Some merit badges require weekly observations. These merit badges will require the scout to follow up with the merit badge counselor.
  2. Come dressed for the weather. Class B or Troop Shirt is acceptable dress. Bring a water bottle and a snack. 
  3. Merit Badge Counselor will be in contact to let the scout know of any prerequisites. 
Blue Cards (Official BSA Merit Badge Record)
Scouts must arrive to class with their 
blue card filled out with: leader’s signature, address, name, troop, district, council, date, and name of the merit badge.