Important Pack Events:
will get a Master Calendar with more info but here are a few highlights that are
big events for the Pack:
Raingutter Regatta - takes place in
early fall. The scouts will be given
a boat to decorate for the race. HINT:
keep the bottom square!! Don’t sand the edges on the bottom or the boat will roll in the gutter
and move very slowly.
Camping - usually
in early to mid October, lots of fun. An
adult must accompany the scout.
Halloween Costume Party - as close to Halloween as can be scheduled.
Lots of fun and prizes. NOTE:
this is a big party and the coordinators need lots of support & help -
Scouting for food - involves 2 weekends in fall, usually in November.
1st weekend = handing out fliers door to door.
2nd weekend = picking up the donated food items and taking to
Popcorn sales - a major fund
raiser for Scouts, usually in October & November.
Christmas Caroling - usually at a local retirement home.
Christmas Party & awards.
Blue & Gold Banquet - This is the birthday celebration of Boy Scouting, it is a dinner
and awards ceremony where the boys will receive their ranks.
It takes place in February.
Pinewood Derby - Another big event for the Cub Scouts, each scout will be given a
car kit to design their own creation, siblings and parents are welcome to
purchase a kit and join the races. This
takes place shortly after the Blue & Gold Banquet either in late February or
early March. Winners from the Pack
will go on to the District to compete against other winning Cub Scouts.
Winners will get trophies as well.
Cake Bake - The fellas get together and make some deliciously stupendous
bakery creations and then we share!! Yum, Yum!
Takes place not too far behind the Pinewood Derby.
Ribbons will be awarded just like at the Fair.
Spring Campout – As soon as
the ground thaws, the boys will make camp. Generally
early March at Camp Crooked Creek or Tunnel Mill and sometimes in the
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