Archive for April, 2009

Dino Website

Posted: 28th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Since the month of April isn’t QUITE over yet, I found a website that I had to share!  KidsDinos.com http://www.kidsdinos.com Age Range: 4-11 (The site is geared for kids. Non-readers will need assistance. Aspects of this site will appeal to older students and adults.) There is just something about dinosaurs that really appeals to children. […]

Pack 317 is gearing up for summer fun!

Posted: 24th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

I am just finalizing a few details for our summertime activity schedule but wanted to at least get the word out to you so that you can start making plans to join us during the summer months.  You know, to keep the “OUT” in Scouting! In a nutshell, to keep Scouting a year-round activity, we […]

Leave Nothing But Footprints Activity

Posted: 24th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The BSA Theme for the month of May is:  Leave Nothing But Footprints.  As such, everyone is invited to come and see LIVE ANIMALS at the National Scouting Museum on Saturday, May 23, 2009 at 12 p.m. Join them as The Fort Worth Zoo presents Wild Wonders, an educational program for everyone!!! Attention Cub Scouts!!! Want […]

DAY CAMP

Posted: 24th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

  I hope everyone at last night’s Pack Meeting enjoyed two of our Day Camp directors interruption.  Some information Tracey, our Day Camp Coordinator, wanted me to pass on to you is below: Early registration which ENSURES YOUR SON RECEIVES A DAY CAMP T-SHIRT ends 5/7.  This means that all registration forms for the boys, […]

Pack Meeting TOMORROW!

Posted: 22nd April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Don’t forget the last INDOOR Pack meeting of the 2008-2009 Scouting year takes place tomorrow at 7pm.  We’ve got several boys earning their rank advancements (WAY TO GO) and we’ve got a lot of fun in store for our Scouts! If you’ve completed your Day Camp Registration papers already, please bring those with your check […]

NEW DAY CAMP FORM IS BELOW

Posted: 16th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

HERE is the new, improved, correct 2009 Daycamp form.  If you’ve already filled out the old one, please pardon their error in distributing the wrong form.  The form below is the correct one. Day Camp Information and Health Form

DAY CAMP REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Posted: 16th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

We interrupt your regularly scheduled program for an important announcement.  Please note TWO MAJOR announcements concerning Day Camp — 1) The Day Camp Information and Health Form has an error on it.  In the first box, it is asking for the Scout’s Grade and Rank for the Fall of 2008… this needs to be for […]

Deadlines Approaching — READ NOW!

Posted: 15th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

The deadlines are fast approaching for our two big mid-year events:  Crossover Campout and Day Camp.  Please visit this post:  http://www.pack317.org/?p=815 for Day Camp information and forms and this post:  http://www.pack317.org/?p=845 for Crossover Campout information and forms Please be proactive and bring your registration forms and payments for BOTH events to the Pack meeting next week.  MAY […]

A new use for an everyday item…

Posted: 15th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Do you like to camp?  Do you buy liquid laundry detergent with a spigot? Why not use it on your next camping trip?  How? When you’ve finished the laundry detergent be sure you rinse the out the container VERY WELL.  Then fill it up and take it with you on your next camping trip.  Use […]

District Pinewood Derby at the Scout-O-Rama

Posted: 14th April 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

April 25, 2009 all Scouts and their families are invited to attend the Scout-O-Rama.  There will be many activities such as: Scout crafts Scouting activities Bounce house Monkey bridge District Pinewood Derby Scouting resources & information Music Community Fun Bottle Rockets …and MORE! Bring a picnic lunch and dine with the masses at 12 noon.  […]