Archive for January, 2008

Pack Meeting This Thurday 1/31

Posted: 28th January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Same time, same place!  (7pm, Hidden Lakes Elementary) See you there!!

Pinewood Derby — it’s a wrap

Posted: 27th January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Contestents for Pack 317 came out in full force seeking the gold… the gold atop the first place trophies.  The tigers started it out for Pack 317 with a great showing and some fantastically crafted cars.  Next were the wolves Then the bears, webelos and then the pack championship.  The excitement was definitely in the […]

Pinewood Derby will be at Liberty Elementary

Posted: 23rd January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The UIL competition is scheduled to be at Hidden Lakes this weekend so we weren’t able to book it for our Derby.  We will be having the derby at Liberty Elementary.  1101 McDonwell Street, Colleyville.  http://campus.kellerisd.net/les/  Den leaders, please make sure all your parents know what school to go to for this.  See you all […]

Let’s Get Wild! Texas Wild!

Posted: 21st January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

As the prior post to the message board said our Pack Spring Overnighter won’t necessarily be a camping overnighter — it’s going to be an indoor event at the Fort Worth Zoo. Date:  Saturday, April 12 Who:  Age 6 to adult are welcome to attend Cost: $45 per person Time:  Check in at 6:30 p.m. […]

***Pinewood Derby Venue***

Posted: 21st January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Just a note that our Pinewood Derby venue will not be Hidden Lakes Elementary School this year.  Please stay tuned and inform all your den members of this change. Once the new venue has been confirmed, mass e-mail will be sent to ensure that all racers are informed of the new location… times should remain […]

Congratulations Cub-O Participants!

Posted: 14th January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The scores are in for the 2008 Cub-O held January 5 at Sid Richardson. In the Bears, out of 73 teams, 25th place went to the Tornadoes with 160 total points and a finish time of 3:46.  The Grizzlies from Pack 317 placed 31st with 150 total points and a finish time of 3:54.  Congratulations to […]

Save the date — Pack Spring Overnighter is April 12

Posted: 13th January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Pack 317’s spring overnighter will be at the Fort Worth Zoo on Saturday, April 12. Who:  anyone age 6 to adult are welcome to attend. Cost: $45 per person (includes a pizza dinner with drinks, evening snack, indoor climate controlled lodging (you provide your own bed), continental breakfast Sunday morning, free pass to the zoo […]

Cut, Sand, Paint, Race — WIN!

Posted: 13th January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

It’s about 2 weeks until the big day — the Pinewood Derby!  The workshop at Derby Chair Jason Skewe’s house this Saturday went well… the boys there sketched their designs out on their cars and used the band saws and sanders to get their cars started.  We are going to have some very creative entries […]

New Assistant Cubmaster

Posted: 7th January 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Everyone give Jim Christian a big thank you and congratulations next time you see him as he is Pack 317’s new Assistant Cubmaster.  As most of you know, Veronical Dawson, who has been an instrumental part of our Pack’s leadership is crossing over to Boy Scouts with her son (a Webelo II) in February.