Archive for September, 2008

Are you itching to go CAMPING?

Posted: 30th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Announcements

Well, let’s just hope you’re not itching FROM going camping!  Be sure you check out the new link under our Camping section and let your boys take a good hard look at every camper’s worst nightmare — poison ivy. The link shows poison ivy in various stages as well as summer and fall photos so that […]

We are on the hunt…

Posted: 30th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

…for the perfect venue to host EITHER our Pinewood Derby and/or our Blue & Gold Banquet this year… but we need YOUR help! Our Pinewood Derby is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, January 24, 2009 and our Blue & Gold Banquet is tentatively schedule for February 28, 2009 HOWEVER we are looking to move that to […]

Want Your Scout to Earn His Religious Knot?

Posted: 30th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Announcements, Events

White’s Chapel United Methodist Church is offering the God & Country series to all Scouters and interested youth (that means, FAMILY MEMBERS TOO!)  If you DO choose to do this, please let me know once it’s been complete so that the Pack can recognize your family and your Scout at the next Pack meeting!  The […]

Family Camping 101 – Sunday, Sept 28

Posted: 22nd September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Announcements, Events

So, you’ve registered your son in this new adventure called “Cub Scouts”.  You’ve made your way to the Scout Shop and have him all decked out in his Field uniform.  You sit back admiring your little man, so proud. “This is an exciting new journey we’ve embarked on,” you think to yourself.  You and he both […]

Tiger Cub Adventure Day!

Posted: 21st September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Are you a new Tiger Cub with Pack 317?  Are you ready to start on your way earning the Bobcat?  Are you looking for fun and adventure?  Well, have we got a deal for you! Ask your Den Leaders about Tiger Cub Adventure Day.  Tiger Cub Adventure Day is held October 4, 2008 from 1-5 […]

Pack meeting this Thursday!

Posted: 21st September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Are you ready for the new scouting year of fun to start?  We are kicking off our year with an evening packed full of fun that you won’t want to miss! So, mark your calendars for Thursday, September 25 at 7:00 p.m.  We will see you at Hidden Lakes Elementary!

What’s POPPIN’? Popcorn Sales Start TOMORROW 9/20

Posted: 19th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

That’s right, tomorrow is the first day for our annual fundraiser — POPCORN! Put on those Class A’s and have a great time selling popcorn!  There are some wonderful incentives this year — can anyone say Wii?!  All of the information will be introduced at the monthly pack meeting.  If you haven’t received your popcorn […]

Tigers and Wolves and Bears! OH MY!

Posted: 12th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

We had a GREAT fall round up last night.  Thank you to everyone who came out, signed up and participated!  It was great to see so many new eager Scouts ready to join the ranks with the rest of our Pack!  I think at the end of the night, we have 22 new Scouts calling Pack […]

Save the Date!!!

Posted: 10th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2008  We’re gearing up for our best year yet!  But, what Scouting year would be complete without CAMPING?!  So, plans are underway for our Pack’s 2008 Fall family campout.  We will be going to Sid Richardson to the Longhorn Council’s Fall Festival and Haunted Hayride.  The fun includes:  BB range archery range […]

Rally and Re-registration for Current Scouts

Posted: 10th September 2008 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Along with the rally for new scouts this Thursday, we are also wanting ALL CURRENT SCOUTS to get their registrations in by this date as well. Please have your $35 registration along with your Class 1 Health Form turned into your Den Leaders OR stop by the rally from 7-8pm Thursday night at Hidden Lakes.  […]