Pack 306 will be holding it’s Annual Pinewood Derby on Sunday, March 29th.  The weigh-in will be held Friday, 3/27, from 6:30 – 7:30pm in the Town Hall basement.  We will be keeping the cars after the weigh-in. The Race will begin at 2pm so please arrive 10 to 15 minutes early.  See below for the schedule of events at the Glenwood Community Center on Sunday, 3/29.

2:00          Pack Races     – 2 Rounds of Race’s  (All 10 Scouts – AOL Excluded)
                                     – 1 Final Grand Prix = Top 3 (Trophies)
2:40          Awards
2:45          AOL Race       – 2 Rounds of Races  (7 Scouts)
3:05          Awards
3:10          Silblings & Public Race  (Expected to be Kids – cars need to meet PW Specifications)
3:50          Certificates
4:00          Outlaw Race (No rules!!!)
4:45          Clean-up
For Car specifications and rules please see the following links.
Please reach out to your Den Leader or Bryce with any questions you may have.

Summer Camp 2015

Please let Bryce know if you are interested in signing up your Son for Cub Scout Day Camp or Webelos Resident Camp!  Please reach out with any questions you may have.

Early Bird Registration Rate  Apr 1 – 28th Regular Rate after April 28
Day Camp $185 $235
WRC $195 $245

Camp Dates for Cub Scout Day Camp

Week 1    June 29 – July 3

Week 2   July 6 – 10

Week 3   July 13 – 17

Week 4   July 20 – 24

Week 5   July 27 – 31

Week 6  Aug 3 – 7

Camp Dates for Webelos Resident Camp

Week 1   Wed, June 24 – Sat, June 27

Week 2     Sun, Aug 9

We’re Getting Ready for the Pinewood Derby!

We had a great turnout for our first of two Pinewood Derby workshops!  The next workshop is scheduled for Sunday, March 8 from 1 – 4pm at the Town Hall.

Please reach out to Bryce if you want to pick up a kit.

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Scouts attending should wear their Class A Uniform.

We will be meeting in the basement of St. Patricks at 7:45 am.  Mass will begin at 8:00 am so please make sure you’re at the church by 7:45 am.  When Mass is over we will go to the Lower Level of the Library and join Boy Scout Troop 306 for breakfast.  At 10:00 am we will be attending the Service at the First Congregational Church.

Pack 306 will be contributing Juice, Milk and Pastry Items to the breakfast with Troop 306.

Please reach out to your Den Leader if you have any questions.

 

About Scout Sunday

The Boy Scouts of America annually celebrates its founding on February 8, 1910, based on the program started by Lord Baden Powell in England on August 1, 1907. Scout Sunday was added to the Scout celebration in the middle 1940s. Scout Sunday is always the Sunday preceding February 8th, unless the 8th is a Sunday, in which case the 8th would be Scout Sunday. The Saturday following February 8th is Scout Sabbath.

The day is meant to mark the founding of the Scouts in the United States. Observation varies by unit and locale. Scouts go to their places of worship in uniform and help with the service.

The Scout Sunday tradition was started to make people in houses of worship aware of Scouting, and to allow Scouts to live out their “Duty to God” pledged each week. The Scout Law says that a “Scout is Reverent” and the Scouts of all ages promise to do their “Duty to God”. These values strengthen youth character in their family, community and faith.

 

 

For more information on Scout Sunday:

http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/Media/Relationships/ascoutisreverent.aspx

Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scouts%27_Day

Pack Meeting and Rain Gutter Regatta

Rain Gutter Regatta

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First Heat

Second Heat

Third Heat

Fourth Heat

The Winners

Congratulations to all of our boys for a fantastic showing, and for showing great spirit and sportsmanship!  Special recognition for our three trophy winners!

Third Place

William from the Wolf Den

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Second Place

Hudson from the Webelos Den

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First Place

Colton from the Arrow of Light Den

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Pack Meeting