2019-2020 Calendar of Events
September - Sunday Meetings: 8th, 22nd, 29th (NO WEEKLY MEETING on the 15th BECAUSE OF CAMPING)
September 13th - 15th – Tubing & Camping in San Marcos
Mr. Lindley's Ranch - (Backup plan if weather is unfavorable for the San Marcos River)
October – Sunday Meetings: 6th , 13th , 20nd, 27th
October – Pack project will be to help our charter sponsor First United Methodist with their annual pumpkin pack (we'll pick one day to help) and we'll participate in their annual fall festival. Dates TBA!
October TBA – Possible Pinewood Derby ???
November – Sunday Meetings: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th (NO MEETING ON DECEMBER 1ST BECAUSE OF THANKSGIVING) (NOT SURE ABOUT THESE DATES)
November 9th - Pack Service Project - Scouting for Food – We canvas Portland neighborhoods going door to door asking for non-perishable food donations to fill up St. Christopher's By the Sea food bank in Portland.
December – Sunday Meetings: 8th , 15th (NO MEETINGS 22ND & 29TH FOR HOLIDAYS)
December – Pack project will be to make gifts for parents out of leather
December 6th - 8th – Camping at the ranch – Details TBA
December 15th – Cub Scout Christmas Party – Games, Food and Gift exchange
January – Sunday Meetings 5th, 12th, 19th (NO MEETING ON THE 26TH BECAUSE OF FISHING THE DAY BEFORE)
January 25th – Pack Meeting will be to go fishing in Mathis for the “Kid Fish”-meeting at Scout Hut at 7 AM and leaving @ 7:30 AM. Bring a picnic lunch.
February – Sunday Meetings 2nd, 16th, 23rd (NO MEETING ON THE 9TH BECAUSE OF SCOUT SUNDAY)
February 1st - Flag retirement ceremony - 6:30 PM
February 16th – Scout Sunday: On this Sunday we honor our Charter Sponsor First United Methodist Church and attend Sunday morning service. This is a volunteer base only but we ask as many as can attend to come.
February 23rd – Pack Meeting– In a prior meeting the kids will Make Box Cars (Flintstone Cars) out of cardboard boxes and the race is on.
March – Sunday Meetings 1st, 15th, 22nd, 29th, (NO MEETING ON THE 8TH BECAUSE OF SPRING BREAK)
March 22nd – Pack Meeting – Rain-gutter Regatta – In a prior meeting the kids will make & decorate a rain-gutter regatta (this is one the pack buys from the scout shop) and they race them down rain-gutters blowing the sails with straws...super fun!
April – Sunday Meetings 5th, 12th, 19th, (NO MEETING ON THE 26TH BECAUSE OF CAMPING)
April – Pack Service Project
April 24th - 26th – Camping at Kenedy Ranch close to the beach.
May – Sunday Meetings 3rd , 17th, 31st , (NO MEETING ON THE 10th – MOTHER'S DAY & 24TH - MEMORIAL DAY)
May 31st – Pack Meeting – In the meeting before this pack meeting the kids will make Bottle Rockets out of 2 litter soda bottles and then with the help of engineering the older scouts from the Troop we'll fill the bottles with water and fly them high into the air.
Summer dates TBA:
Summer Dates to TBA
June – (NO MEETING ON THE 21ST – FATHERS DAY)
June - Pack Meeting – Tour the Portland Fire Department
July – (NO MEETING ON THE 5TH - JULY 4TH WEEKEND)
July - Pack Meeting – Tour the Portland Police Department
August – Pack – Blue & Gold Awards Ceremony at First United Methodist Church
August – Pack Meeting – Water day at the Scout Hut. Water balloons, water balloon volleyball, water games and refreshments.
August – Annual Planning Meeting