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Weblelos Fall Camporee October 27-28

posted Oct 5, 2018, 12:56 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29

All Webelos (Dens 5, 8, and 71) 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 21.

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


Sign Up Now



Dates: Saturday, October 27 - Sunday, October 28
Cost: Food cost for Saturday night will be coordinated by the Den Leaders
See below for the Trip Information Packet with all the details.

October Pack Meeting 10/5/18

posted Oct 2, 2018, 11:39 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29

Our October Pack Meeting will be held at Auburn United Methodist Church in the Epworth Center on Friday, October 5th.  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 will have a fun activity and had out Awards.  

Please bring any money you have collected for your Popcorn and turn it in. 

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





Den Duties:
Setup: Den 4 (Stoltz) arrive at 5:30
Serving: Den 10 (Hill) arrive at 5:45
Opening: Den 5 (Brown) & Den 8 (Elkins)
Cleanup: Den 71 (Dagg)
Tables/Chairs: Den 3 (Stuart), & Den 6 (Thomas)

September Pack Meeting

posted Sep 11, 2018, 7:42 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29

Our September Pack Meeting will be held at Auburn United Methodist Church in the Epworth Center on Friday, September 14.  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 6 (Thomas) 5:30
Serving: Den 9 (Clark) 5:45
Opening: Den 1 (Willis), Den 7 (Dagg)
Cleanup: Den 8 (Elkins)
Tables/Chairs: Den 5 (Brown) & Den 3 (Stuart) & Den 2 (Truitt)

New Parent Meeing

posted Sep 3, 2018, 4:17 PM by Cubmaster Pack 29



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 A-102.

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

2018 Pack 29 Survivor Approaching!

posted Aug 3, 2018, 9:25 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29   [ updated Aug 14, 2018, 1:40 PM ]

Pack 29 Survivor, one of the most popular events of the year, is coming up soon!  Invite your friends to join us on August 24 at Town Creek Park.  We'll start at 5pm and go until nearly 8pm!  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. 

We need a few volunteers!  Please click the button below and sign up to help!
Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com
Download a flier to share with your friends here:  [Download]

Arrow of Light Ceremony

posted Apr 16, 2018, 2:43 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 20, 2018
Meeting Time: 7:15-8:30 pm
Location: Auburn United Methodist Church Grounds (near Scout Center)

Details:
  • We will begin the ceremony at dark around 7:30 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.

2018 Summer Camps

posted Mar 21, 2018, 7:01 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29   [ updated Mar 23, 2018, 1:17 PM ]

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

All Cub Scouts are invited to join the Cub Scout Twilight Camp at The Red Barn on the Auburn University Campus.  The Camp will be June 4th-8th from 2:30pm-7:30pm each day.  For more information and a registration link see the council website below.  Make sure you select Option 2, Auburn University The Big Red Barn when registering.

http://www.chattahoochee-bsa.org/Programs/Council%20Camping/Cub%20Scout%20Day%20Camp

For Scouts that will be Webelos I and Webleos II next year (Dens: 5, 8, 1, and 7) the council offers Webelos Resident Camp.  This 3 day 3 night camping experience will be held June 28th - July 1st at Camp FGL on West Point Lake near LaGrange, GA.  This is a great opportunity for your Webelos Scout to knock out 3 or 4 elective adventurs for their rank next yet!  For more information and a registration link see the Council Website Below.

http://www.chattahoochee-bsa.org/Programs/Council%20Camping/Spartan%20Camp

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 2018 Jimmy Stewart Award

posted Mar 14, 2018, 10:06 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29

Jimmy Stewart
Nominations are now open for the 6th annual Jimmy Stewart Award for Scout Spirit.  Scout Spirit is defined as adherence to the Cub Scout Promise, Law of the Pack, and Cub Scout Motto:

Cub Scout Promise

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..

Cub Scout Motto

DO YOUR BEST


Nominations are accepted through March 20th.  Anyone can nominate a scout for the award.  All material for each nomination should be submitted in one e-mail to cubmaster@pack29auburn.com.  All forms are available below.  The following material is required for nominating a scout:

  • Jimmy Stewart Award Nomination Form
      One of the following may also be submitted but is not required.
  • Recommendation Form (or letter) from someone at the Scout’s school
  • Recommendation Form (or letter) from someone in the Scout’s religious community
  • Recommendation Form (or letter) from den leader

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. 

2018 Blue and Gold Banquet

posted Mar 14, 2018, 9:29 AM by Cubmaster Pack 29   [ updated Mar 21, 2018, 6:55 AM ]

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 Tuesday 3/20/18!


Uniform: Class A Best
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.

http://vols.pt/bK98tE

2018 Pinewood Derby

posted Feb 5, 2018, 2:56 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 10.   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 9 from 6:30-7:30 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!

We need some will need some help on Race Day.  We will have signup sheets at the Test and Tune Friday night.



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

12:10pm
Adult Race

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.

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