Archive for November, 2009

New Opportunities for Your Scout!

Posted: 29th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

It’s been rumored that they’re coming and now they’re here–NEW belt loops and pins from the Sports/Academic program for your Scouts to earn! Here’s the scoop on the new blingage! ACADEMICS Disability Awareness: For the loop, boys will visit with a child that has special needs, visit a special needs program and also prepare a […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted: 26th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

Just wanted to take this time to tell everyone Happy Thanksgiving on behalf of Pack 317. Although, there have been many challenged faced by families within our Pack, we know that there is still much to be thankful for. We live in the best country in the world and are afforded many freedoms others die […]

Scouts take DFW airport by storm!

Posted: 24th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

On Sunday November 22, 2009 Scouts and their families were treated to a first class tour of the Aircraft Rescue Fire Training Facility and Fire Station 4 at DFW International Airport. Scouts learned a little Airport history and talked about station life and responsibilities of Fire Fighters while on a 24 hour shift. We discussed […]

Pack Meeting is Thursday, November 19

Posted: 17th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

A quick reminder that our Pack Meeting is Thursday, November 19 at 7:00 p.m. at Bear Creek Park and it’s a FUN ONE — our CAMPFIRE.  We will be close to the bridge that crosses the creek.  Park in the parking lot, cross the bridge and we shall be around there. This is a family […]

Congratulations to our top 5 popcorn sellers!

Posted: 17th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

1st Place – Bear – Kevin S. $889 sold 2nd Place – Wolf – Ben L. $611 sold 3rd Place - Tiger – Zachary G. $587 sold 4th Place – Webelos I – Thomas W. $563 sold 5th Place – Webelos II – Matthew S. $561 sold Great job guys!  

Pack 317 presents Operation Santa Paws!

Posted: 17th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

We have chosen Operation Kindness as the recipient of the last quarter Community Service / Charitable giving event of 2009.   Operation Kindness is the largest no-kill animal shelter in North Texas.  They provide a safe haven for animals awaiting their forever home.  You will find the flyer for this event below.  The second page […]

Christmas for the Soldiers

Posted: 17th November 2009 by Stephen Cook in Uncategorized

We are going to do a Pack holiday gift mailing to the soldier in Afghanistan to distribute to his platoon. Instead of asking for items to be donated, we’re asking each family to donate $10 (or more, as you see fit) to help us provide snacks, toiletries, reading materials and such for the soldiers of […]