Archive for August, 2009

Show N Sell Starts off with a BANG!

Posted: 28th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Way to go Garrett and Michael for starting off our first ever Show N Sale with a bang!  Together, these two sold over $320 worth of popcorn!  I couldn’t be more proud of these guys — and EVERYONE that has signed up to make this a possibility for our Pack! Thank you, too, to our […]


Posted: 26th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

An e-vite has gone out for the Keller Trash Bash and I need your replies.  We were one of the first groups to reply and so all participants will be getting a FREE TSHIRT for helping keep Keller beautiful.  If you haven’t received your e-vite, check your spam folder!  We need you to do three things […]

BALOO Training 8/29

Posted: 25th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

BALOO – Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation For all leaders and parents interested in helping with our Pack camping trips. Gain the skills necessary to plan and conduct outdoor activites, particulary overnight pack camping.  All Pack overnight functions need at least TWO BALOO trained adults. August 29  8.30am – 5.00pm Smithfield United Methodist Church, 6701 […]

Show your Colors during Meet the Teacher 8/20

Posted: 16th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Scouts, wear your uniforms or scout t-shirts to show pride in our pack during meet-the-teacher night at HLES on 8/20.  Arrive at 4.30pm to help pitch the tent, tend the “fire”, pass out flyers, or just SHARE THE EXCITEMENT of how much fun Cub Scouting is, as we encourage new members to join Pack 317.  Also […]


Posted: 15th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Events

The Texas Brahmas will be taking their game to the asphalt next week as they host their free and popular inline hockey clinic known as Blacktop Brahmas on Wednesday, August 19 from 10-noon at the NYTEX Sports Centre.The clinic, coached by Brahmas coaches and players, is open to children aged 6-16. The Brahmas will provide sticks, […]

Scout Night with the Texas Rangers!

Posted: 11th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Events

Boy Scout Night at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington takes place Saturday, September 12. Gametime is 7:05 p.m. You’ll watch the Texas Rangers take on the Mariners! Tickets vary in price from 7.50 to 19.00 each. If you want to go as a group, ALL tickets must be ordered together and paid for at the […]

Newsletter correction

Posted: 10th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

On Page 4 of the summer newsletter, it states that the parent’s meetings will be held on the 2nd Tuesdays of the month — that is incorrect. The parent meetings will be the second THURSDAYS of each month. (Thank you, Lisa, for catching that!) Initally we had talked about this but at the last meeting […]


Posted: 10th August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Thank you to everyone that is willing to walk with Pack 317 in the Lion’s Club Parade through Keller. We need to meet at Bear Creek Intermediate School at 6:30 pm. Full Field Uniforms are required. Parents, if you’d like to walk with your Scouts, that is fine but please wear a Pack t-shirt and […]

The Summer Newsletter is OUT!

Posted: 1st August 2009 by Stephen Cook in Announcements, Events

See your den leader for an electronic copy!  A couple of important items to note are the three events taking place this month: Stargazing party tonight at the Noble Planetarium Ice Cream Social and Pizza Party 8/14 at the HLES Clubhouse.  4:30-8:30 Bowling at Brunswick Watauga on 8/20 at 11am The stargazing party is tonight […]