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Go Fish!

posted Jun 6, 2018, 6:49 AM by Ellis Giles   [ updated Jun 6, 2018, 6:50 AM ]

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 9 am – 12 pm - Go Fish!


https://tpwd.texas.gov/calendar/galveston-island/go-fish


Galveston Island State Park


Youth and family fishing clinic and fun!

Come out and learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities. Take away a fishing fun pack and enter the drawing for door prizes.

Short learning stations help develop basic skills.

Twilight Camp - June 2018

posted Apr 25, 2018, 12:59 PM by Ellis Giles   [ updated Apr 25, 2018, 1:01 PM ]

http://twin-bayou.shac.org/twilight-camp

June 4-7, 2018  |  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 

St. Luke's United Methodist Church
3471 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77027

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Excitement is waiting as Cub Scouts travel the world on a passport to adventure as they learn new skills, and make new friends. Twilight camp is a council camp hosted by districts for Scouts entering 1st through 5th grade for the 2018-2019 school year. An awesome program is being planned with activities such as BB guns, archery, sports, games, and crafts, rank advancements, Scout skills, fun and more. 


Tigers (going into 1st grade)

  • Good Knights
  • Floats and Boats
  • Stories in Shapes
  • Curiosity, Intrigue & Magical Mysteries

Wolves (going into 2nd grade)

  • Air of the Wolf
  • Code of the Wolf
  • Finding Your Way
  • Grow Something

Bears (going into 3rd grade)

  • Make It Move
  • Baloo the Builder
  • Super Science

Webelos (going into 4th grade)

  • Engineer
  • Art Explosion
  • Build It

Webelos (going into 5th grade)

  • Engineer
  • Art Explosion
  • Build It

Spring Campout

posted Mar 29, 2018, 3:53 PM by Ellis Giles   [ updated Mar 29, 2018, 3:54 PM ]

Our Lake Livingston spring campout is coming up fast!


Space Center Houston Camp-In Wolf/Bear

posted Nov 7, 2017, 11:14 AM by Ellis Giles

February 24, 5pm


Select 2/24/2018, Webelos, add Pack 46 to notes.  Check with your den leader for attendance requirements.
More information here:
and here:

Space Center Houston Camp-In Webelos

posted Nov 7, 2017, 11:12 AM by Ellis Giles   [ updated Nov 7, 2017, 11:16 AM ]

January 13th, 5pm


Select 1/13/2018, Webelos, add Pack 46 to notes.  Check with your den leader for attendance requirements.
More information here:
and here:

HMNS STEM/Nova Overnight+Class 9/22-9/23

posted Sep 6, 2017, 1:27 PM by Ellis Giles   [ updated Sep 10, 2017, 9:11 AM ]

HMNS STEM/Nova Overnight+Class 9/22-9/23


SOLD OUT, but you can still come to the 9/23 event at HMNS!
The Houston Museum of Natural Science is offering a STEM/Nova Overnight+Class camp-in this fall.  

6:30pm on Friday, September 22nd
to 10:00 am Saturday, September 23rd

The STEM/Nova and Supernova awards from BSA are some of the highest awards that BSA offers.  The HMNS program will help your scout on some of the requirements for these awards.

The Pack has completed registration, but you may be able to register directly with HMNS.  Please complete the form attached below (using our Cubmaster's name as the leader and Pack 46) and submit directly to HMNS.

More details will follow when they are available.  The HMNS site is here. 

Hope to see you there!

Lego and Pinewood Derby Rules

posted May 11, 2017, 11:31 AM by Ellis Giles   [ updated May 11, 2017, 11:36 AM ]

Our Lego rules can be found here: Legos.

Pinewood details here: Pinewood Derby

Please bring a snack to share.

Tentative Schedule:

2:45 Registration Opens
3:05 Registration Closes for Webelos 1 & 2
3:15 - 3:55 Webelos 2 & 1 Races
4:00 Registration Closes for Scouts
3:55 - 4:05 Quick Pack Meeting Announcements
4:05 - 5:00 Races for Tigers, Wolves, then Bears
5:00 - Parent and siblings races

Blue and Gold This Sunday!

posted Mar 25, 2017, 12:07 PM by Ellis Giles

Please pay your spring dues if you haven't already.  Pick up your scout registration card at the B&G.

We will have a presentation from Friends of Scouting which helps provide scholarships to scouts around the country asking for our pack to help.  We will also have a presentation for Summer Twilight Camp.

Scouts making a dessert for the silent auction will receive an extra raffle ticket.
We'll have 6 crafts at the raffle including a rocket!
Awards for desserts will also be given for most scout like, healthiest, largest, most original, etc.

We're asking for a $5 donation per person for the dinner.
We have B&G patches for your registered scout.
This is a formal event so wear full uniforms and patch vests if you have them.  Webelos 2 will be giving the opening flag ceremony and Webelos 1 will be doing the closing.

Spring Camping (more details here)  is coming up!  We have a limited number of spots to the simulated moon mission.


A parent pre-planning meeting for the campout, pinewood / lego derby, and summer will follow the meeting - it should be brief.  Your help means we can do more activities for the cubs!



Pack Meeting January 22nd - Rocket Building!

posted Jan 20, 2017, 8:38 AM by Ellis Giles   [ updated Jan 20, 2017, 8:41 AM ]

This pack meeting will be rocket building, it will be a blast!

Extra sibling and friend rockets can be purchased above.

We will coordinate with dens for a rocket launch at NASA Johnson Space Center, with the NASA Houston Rocket Club.

Pack Meeting 10/23

posted Oct 21, 2016, 1:52 PM by Ellis Giles

Hi, we will have our Pack Meeting this Sunday from 3-5pm at the St. Luke's Blanton Building.  We will be doing Den Skits and awarding our new Bobcats.  Optional practice tent setup after the meeting is over.


Please remember to bring your Popcorn forms and Campout Forms.  Bovay is strict this year and deadline to register for the campout is Sunday!

We will have a drawing for all scouts turning in popcorn forms and a gift for the top seller!

 

Deadlines:

November Adventure Campout at Bouvay (11/18 – 11/20) – Please bring a check on Sunday for $40 per person over 6 attending or pay online via PayPal.  Medical forms and payments due 10/23.

  

Popcorn – Please make checks payable to St. Luke's UMC.  More information can be found on page two of the 9/25 agenda, which also describes the online signup.  Orders Due 10/23.


If you still need to pay fall dues – Final call for continuing scouts - Fall dues and new Scout dues can be paid by check to St. Luke’s UMC (please put Pack 46 on memo/for line) for $50 or by credit card or PayPal.

 

Cub Scout Leader Pow-Wow - 11/5 8-3 http://www.samhoustonbsa.org/cub-scout-leader-pow-wow


Calendar – Our calendar can be found on the website or PDF.

 

Upcoming Calendar:

- Sunday, October 23 – Pack Meeting – Popcorn orders due, Adventure Camp Signup Due, Den Skits, Awards, Tent Setup, and Den Business

- Saturday, November 5 - Leader Training

- Sunday, November 6 – Den Meetings -

- Friday, November 11 – Veteran’s Day Flag Ceremony at ROE

- Friday, November 18 thru Sunday, November 20 – Cub Scout Adventure Campout at Bouvay

- Sunday, December 4 – Pack Meeting – Holiday celebration – Video games!


Thanks! 


Yours in Scouting,
Ellis Giles

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