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Weblelos Fall Camporee October 12-13

posted Oct 3, 2019, 6:15 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29

All Webelos (Dens 5, 8, 2 and 9) are encouraged to attend the Saugahatchee District Fall Camporee.  Boy Scout troops from across the district will be attending and hosting Webelos.  All Webelos in attendance will work on an Adventure Pin and see how Boy Scouts camp!  The event takes place at Chewacla State Park.  Register by October 6.

All registration is handled online through the link below.  Please also coordinate with your Den Leader.


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Dates: Saturday, October 12 - Sunday, October 13
Cost: Food cost for Saturday night will be coordinated by the Den Leaders
See below for the Trip Information Packet with all the details.

September Pack Meeting

posted Sep 18, 2019, 6:33 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29

September Pack Meeting

Our September Pack Meeting will be held at Auburn United Methodist Church in the Epworth Center on Friday, September 27.  Pizza will be served promptly at 6:00pm.  As always, you are encouraged to bring some dessert to share with the Pack!  After supper, we'll discuss many upcoming events, have our popcorn sale kick-off, and do a fun activity that is a tradition with the pack.  We'll also finish off with some awards! 


Uniform: Class A
Meeting Time: 6:00-7:30pm




Den Duties:
Setup: Den 10 (Hill) 5:30
Serving: Den 6 (Thomas) 5:45
Opening: Den 5 (TBD), Den 8 (Elkins)
Cleanup: Den 9 (Clark)
Tables/Chairs: Den 2 (Truitt) & Den 3 (TBD) & Den 4 (Stoltz)

New Parent Meeting

posted Sep 18, 2019, 6:03 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29   [ updated Sep 18, 2019, 6:56 AM ]



Pack 29 will be holding a meeting for parents that are new to the pack this Tuesday, September 4th from 6:30-7:30 at AUMC in Room C-179.

We have lots of info, so parents only please.  If you would still like to sign up your child this is a perfect opportunity.

2019 Pack 29 Survivor Approaching!

posted Aug 11, 2019, 10:02 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29   [ updated Aug 11, 2019, 10:04 AM ]

Pack 29 Survivor, one of the most popular events of the year, is coming up soon!  Invite your friends to join us on August 25 at Town Creek Park.  We'll start at 3pm and go until nearly 6pm!  Food and snacks are provided along with the fun and excitement of Survivor - Pack 29 style.

Please share this flier with your friends.  This is a great "first meeting"!

Uniform for this event is Class B.

Arrow of Light Ceremony

posted Apr 7, 2019, 1:22 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29

 
Join us for our Arrow of L
ight ceremony!  We'll have a lot scouts earn the arrow of light at our impressive ceremony.  This is a great time to be outside and fellowship with other scout families. 

Uniform: Class A
Date: April 12, 2019
Meeting Time: 7:00-8:30 pm
Location: Auburn United Methodist Church Grounds (near Scout Center)

Details:
  • We will begin the ceremony at dark around 7:15 PM.  Please be there a little early so we can get started When it gets dark.
  • Please bring chairs to sit in. 

Logistical Information:

The area of the church we will be is between the main church building (where we meet) and the Annex (where the Pinewood Derby was).  It's best to park in the main parking lot of the church and walk through the building.  The area between the buildings will be blocked off where no traffic can come through.

Note: There will be no food served at this event.

2019 Blue and Gold Banquet

posted Mar 17, 2019, 3:06 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29


The Blue & Gold Banquet is an annual celebration of scouting, our scouts, and our Pack!  Everyone is welcome to the banquet, but you must RSVP to have a seat. Please RSVP at the link below by Saturday 3/23/18!

https://goo.gl/forms/tAiofS6YwpaOCOFs2

Uniform: Class A Best
Meeting Date: 3/30/19
Meeting Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Fellowship Hall, Epworth Center

We also need some volunteers throughout the day to help setup, serve food and clean up.  Please click the link below and sign up to help.

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

2019 Summer Camps

posted Mar 15, 2019, 12:40 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29   [ updated May 6, 2019, 11:26 AM ]

The Council is offering two Summer Camp Opportunities for Cub Scouts this summer. 

All Cub Scouts are invited to join the Cub Scout Twilight The Camp will be held at the Elks Lodge on Opelika Rd..  The Camp will be June 4th-8th from 3:30pm-8:30pm each day.  For more information and a registration link see the council website below. 

http://chattahoochee-bsa.doubleknot.com/event/saugahatchee-day-camp-week-3-central-time/2494248

For Scouts that will be Webelos I and Webleos II next year (Dens: 5, 8, 2, and 9) the council offers Webelos Resident Camp.  This 3 day 3 night camping experience will be held June 27th - 30th at Camp FGL on West Point Lake near LaGrange, GA.  This is a great opportunity for your Webelos Scout to knock out 5 or 6 elective adventures for their rank next year!  Register Early by 5/17/19 for a discount.  For more information and a registration link see the council website below.


Pack 29 does not participate in these camps as a group but they are excellent opportunities for the Scouts offered by the council.

Nominations Open for 2019 Jimmy Stewart Award

posted Mar 7, 2019, 4:56 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29

Jimmy Stewart
Nominations are now open for the 7th annual Jimmy Stewart Award for Scout Spirit.  Scout Spirit is defined as adherence to the Scout Oath, Scout Law, and Scout Motto:

Scout Oath

On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
to help other people at all times;
to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.

The Scout Law

A Scout is:
Trustworthy,
Loyal,
Helpful,
Friendly,
Courteous,
Kind,
Obedient,
Cheerful,
Thrifty,
Brave,
Clean,
and Reverent..

Scout Motto

DO YOUR BEST


Nominations are accepted through March 19th.  Anyone can nominate a scout for the award.  To nominate a Scout click on the button below and fill out the online form.

Image result for nomination button




One Pack 29 scout each year will receive the award, and a small committee of senior leaders will determine the winner based on nominations submitted.  The award will be presented at the Blue & Gold Banquet in March. 

2019 Pinewood Derby

posted Feb 11, 2019, 3:04 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29

The Race!
The Derby will be held at the Auburn United Methodist Church Annex in the Social Hall on Saturday February 16.   The Pinewood Derby is an excellent time to show good sportsmanship and showcase what the scout and family was able to build together!  You don’t need to arrive until your race time, but be sure to check-in on time.  You can register your car early, or you can have someone else register it for you.

Test and Tune!
On Friday night February 15 from 6:00-7:00 PM we will have the track set up and available to test your car.  Drop by and make any final adjustments to ensure optimal performance!



Race Day Schedule:
7:45amTrack Opens, Check-In Begins
8:20amTrack Closes
8:30amWebelos II Races
9:00amWebelos I Races
9:45amBear Races
10:30amWolf Races
11:15amTiger Races
Noon
Outlaw Race
12:30pmPack Championship
1:00pmAwards
1:15pmClean-Up

* All cars must be checked in at least 10 minutes before each race!


Be sure to check out our Derby page for all the info and the rules.  Pinewood Derby

Please note the Pinewood Derby replaces our February Pack Meeting.

Pinewood Derby Workshop

posted Jan 28, 2019, 6:50 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29

The pack will host our annual Pinewood Derby Workshop Saturday Febuary 2nd from 10-12 in the morning.  We will meet at Auburn United Methodist Church Annex in the Social Hall.  If you need help or advise building your car drop by.  We have saws, drills, sanders and expert advise!  This is an optional drop in event so you can drop by at any time.

We will have extra car kits for sale for $5 at the workshop.

If you did not get your car kit at the pack meeting please see your Den Leader.  They have your car kit.

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