A child who is 9 years old or is in the third grade is a Bear, and their adventures are found in the Bear Handbook.
If a child is a new Cub Scout, they first earn the Bobcat badge. After completing the requirements for Bobcat they go on to complete the requirements for the Bear rank.
Vern Williams and Karry O'ConnorDen Roster:
Boy Scout Oath or Promise
On my honor, I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.
Boy Scout Law
A Scout is: