Have the scouts offstage, ready holding the flags. The US Flag is on the right and the Troop flag on the left.
Leader: “Color Guard, Attention!”
Leader: “Audience, Please Rise!”
Leader: “Scout Salute! Those not in uniform, please place your right hand over your heart.”
Leader: “Color Guard, Forward March!”
Wait for color guard to reach the front
Leader: “Color Guard, Halt!”
Leader: “Color Guard, Cross the Colors!”
US Flag crosses in front of troop flag. Wait for flag bearers to move to the flag pole stands
Leader: “Please recite the Pledge of Allegiance!”
Everyone drops salute
Leader: “Scout Sign!”
Everyone raises right hand making the Scout sign or Cub Scout sign
Leader: “Please join us in reciting the Scout Law and Scout Oath!”
Everyone drops Scout sign
Leader: “Color Guard, Post the Flag of the United States of America! “
Leader: “Color Guard, Post the Flag of Troop 101! “
Leader: “Color Guard, Honor your Colors!”
Flag bearers salute the US flag
Leader: “Color Guard, return to ranks!”
Wait for flag bearers return to formation
Leader: “Audience, Please be seated!”
The Color Guard leader brings room to order. (Raise the Scout sign if needed.)
Leader: “Will the Audience please rise?”
Let audience rise.
Leader: “Color Guard, Advance.”
Color Guard goes to front of room and divides up equally beside each flag.
Leader: “Color Guard, Retrieve the Colors. SCOUT SALUTE.”
The color guard walks back out double-file.