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Opening Flag Ceremony
(Scouts start in back of Room, holding the flags. The U.S. Flag is on the right. The Pack Flag is on the left.)
"Color Guard, Attention!"
"Will the Audience, Please Rise!" Those in uniform, "Scout Salute"
For those not in uniforms, place your right hand over your heart
"Color Guard, Forward March!"(Wait for color guard to reach the front)
"Color Guard, Halt!"
"Color Guard, Cross the Colors!"
(U.S. Flag crosses in front of the pack flag to left stand, and then Pack Flag proceeds to the right stand.
Wait for flag bearers to move to the flag pole stands)
(U.S. Flag remains held by bearer)
I pledge allegiance To the Flag Of the United States of America And to the Republic For which it stands One Nation Under God Indivisible With Liberty And Justice For ALL
"I promise to DO MY BEST,
To do my DUTY to GOD,
And my Country,
To HELP other people,
and To OBEY the LAW of the Pack."
The Cub Scout follows Akela,
The Cub Scout helps the pack go,
The pack helps the Cub Scout grow,
and The Cub Scout gives goodwill.
"Color Guard, Post the Flag of the United States of America!"
"Color Guard, Honor your Colors!" (Flag bearers salute the US flag)
"Color Guard, return to ranks!"(Wait for flag bearers return to formation; back to their seats)
"Audience, Please be seated!"