The PACK is a group of Dens DENs, organized by grade level, are 6-10 boys with age-appropriate activities – 1 st Grade: Tiger Cub Scouts – 2 nd Grade: Wolf Cub Scouts – 3 rd Grade: Bear Cub Scouts – 4 th & 5 th Grades: Webelos Scouts Cub Scout Organization
Pinewood Derby Scout Fair Summer activities Day Camp Fun With Son Push Cart Races Pack Campouts Blue and Gold Banquet Scouting for Food Flag Ceremonies Cake Bake Community Service Things We Do
Fun With Son TWO Sessions: – Fri Oct 18-19 th – Sat Oct 19-20 th – Camp Bovay Open to new Scouts and family Cost $24 per camper BB guns, Archery, Sling Shots, handicraft, etc Two meals included
Fall Campout – Bovay Hwy 6- Between Cypress and College Station Oct 24 th – 26 th.. No RVs, pets, or adult items Food and Accommodations are Provided. Spots are limited so sign up soon!
Tiger Day For all Tigers (1 st Graders) Sept 27 th 9am- 12pm Jungle Hike Games Crafts Marble Racers Marbles Belt Loop $12.00 at the door – all in
PushCart Races! Saturday - April 11th – 2:00 pm to Dusk Boys must be accompanied by an adult. Need Jeans and Gloves. Snacks and drinks are included.
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We: are chartered by Farney Elementary have attained GOLD level in Journey to Excellence last year 39 active scouts and 18 adult leaders strong are in the Big Cypress District of the Sam Houston Area Council have been chartered 10+ years Pack 978 Stats
Pack meetings are typically held: 3rd Tuesday of every month Pack Information Location is Farney Elementary, Den Meetings are weekly- can be at Farney or a home
Registration is $97 Less than $10 per month This gets you: Pack t-shirt All Awards End of Year Neckerchief End of Year Book A year of FUN! Make checks payable to “Pack 978”. Credit cards accepted. There will be additional costs for uniform, campouts, and/or den dues Registration Fees
Two annual fundraisers – Popcorn Sales (Oct-Dec) – Scout Fair Tickets (Feb-Apr) Pack Dues (Paid Annually) Den Dues- Paid per meeting Pack Funding
Parents: – are the source of Scout leadership – should participate and encourage advancement – can be involved in some capacity, no matter how busy Allows you to teach by example and impact quality time with your son Volunteerism at it’s Best
Shirt & Belt Neckerchief & Slide Hat is optional Scout Shop: 6512 FM 1960 Uniforms
2 Packets -Boy Scouts of America Packet- BSA Applications Info on Scouting- What It’s About Info on Training- Where to Go Online Info on Fun with Son -Pack 978 Packets- Registration Form for Pack 978 Our Schedule for the Year Who is Pack 978 What’s in the Packets
Step 1 Complete the BSA application for your son Step 2 Complete the pack registration form Step 3 Complete a Leaders Application (Adult Leaders must also complete Youth Protection Training) Step 4 Present your paperwork and fees for review with the membership chairman & treasurer Registration
After the Meeting – This Week You will receive an email with your health forms Fill out and return your health forms You will receive an email news letter with our events and more info Go to the Scout Shop and get your uniform Registration
Fill in radio buttons completely. Cub Scout Application Make sure you have all needed signatures on application. Print-do not use cursive. Print one letter or number only in each box. Use upper-case letters and stay within the blue boxes for legibility.