Archive for March, 2009

Summer Opportunities Are Already Abounding

Posted: 22nd March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The Fort Worth Cats Baseball is inviting all Scouts to a night of America’s favorite pasttime this summer. Friday, July 17, 2009 For $15 per person, participants will enjoy the Fort Worth Cats minor league baseball team taking on the El Paso Diablos.  After the conclusion of the game, participants are invited to camp out […]

*** Volunteer Position Opening ***

Posted: 22nd March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

I’ve had a few parents ask me about possible positions that need to be filled within the Pack so I’ll take the chance here to give you some information on the MOST IMPORTANT positions we need filled. ***OUTINGS COORDINATOR*** This is a behind-the-scenes OR front line position — you can do as much talking up […]

It Takes A Village

Posted: 19th March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The following is an introduction from Growing Up Right, Growing Up Strong, Parents, Kids and Scouting.  I hope you enjoy it. It takes a village to raise a child. Many of us can remember a time when those words were a reality, not a proverb or a political slogan. Because many of us were raised […]

Please continue to collect!

Posted: 19th March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

As mentioned in the March newsletter, we STILL NEED the following: toilet paper rolls paper towel rolls empty, rinsed prescription bottles (any size) empty, rinsed, fruit cup/pudding cup/jell-o cups (we still need about 50 of these) cereal boxes (any size) (we’re about half way there on these, mostly my contributions — Certainly I’m not the […]

Medieval Times

Posted: 5th March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Here Ye!  Here Ye!  The youth of Pack 317 are hereby commanded to be present at the Mustang District DAY CAMP!  Yes, you heard me!  DAY CAMP!  We’re already making plans for the 2009 Mustang District Day Camp and this year’s theme is MEDIEVAL TIMES!  Day camp takes place Monday – Friday, June 8-12 from […]

Spring Break and no plans… never fear!

Posted: 5th March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The Bureau of Printing and Engraving is having an open house to showcase the craft involved in money making.  March 16-20 from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm daily. Tours include the first floor where they showcase how currency was printed circa 1900, the engravers bench, piecing together of mutilated currency on the second floor, learning […]

Pack 317 Scouts invade Deep Sea

Posted: 4th March 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Friday, April 10 (Good Friday) the kiddos in Keller ISD are out of school.  What an awesome time for a field trip!  Pack 317 and Pack 165 are going to the  Omni Theater in Fort Worth together this day to see… you guessed it… The Deep Sea. Siblings and family members and friends of our […]