Pack Communication

Communication for the Entire Pack

Flag Routes Still Open

Hey Pack! We still have 15 routes that need to be covered. Once flags go out this weekend they won’t have to be picked up until after July 4th. So please everyone get involved and sign up for a route asap so we can make sure they all get covered. Without this program, families will have to foot the bill for all of the fun things that we get to do with scouting. Sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F084EABAE2AA2F58-49662707-2024

Memorial Day Flags!!!

Good Evening Pack! It’s that time again that Flags will need to go out this weekend in preparation for Memorial Day!  We have 25 routes that will need to be covered. Once flags go out this weekend they won’t have to be picked up until after July 4th.  So please everyone get involved and sign up for a route asap so we can make sure they all get covered.   Don’t forget this fundraiser pays for all the fun things that we get to do with scouting. Prestige rotation this go around will be Jackie and Codys Den.  Please reach out to your leaders to see when y’all will meet to put those flags out. Flag Routes   Thanks!!

Advancements – Program Changes, Check your Loops!

As several of you know, there will be program changes next year. Many of the current adventures will be retired. As your new Advancement Chair, I need your help! I have two requests for ALL parents:   1.   Log in to Scoutbook.scouting.org and check your scout’s Advancement record Make sure every adventure and award they have earned is marked off! If you worked on an elective adventure or award at home and didn’t tell your den leader, it will not be recorded as complete unless you have marked it as such. As of August 1st, you will no longer be able to record ANY retired electives or awards (I do not know if historical records can be modified past this point either, so your best…

Family Camp is Canceled 😢

Hey Pack, We have been in contact with Camp Tyler this morning. Our camping location and most of Camp Tyler is still saturated from last week’s rain, and with today’s rain and the forecasted rain, the ground won’t have time to recover before our camp. Even parking without getting stuck will be tricky. All reservation fees will be refunded. We hope to arrange a day at Camp Tyler later this month so Scouts and Families can enjoy everything Camp Tyler offers. Please let us know if you have any questions.

Sign Up for Family Camp This Weekend!

Hey Pack! Don’t forget – Family Camp is this weekend. The Pack plans on providing dinner on Saturday night, so we need a headcount ASAP. Camp Tyler is a fun local place to camp. Here are some of the items available to us: Connie Collins with CN Honey Farms is coming to talk to kids about bees and their system There is a new observation deck They will mow a maze for the kids to play in Farm animals and tours Fishing Lots of fun! Your family can sign in and out as needed on Saturday for Soccer, Baseball, Dance, etc. Sign up at https://etacpack359.org/familycamp/  

Blue and Gold Tonight!

Good Afternoon! Our Blue and Gold Ceremony is finally here!! Join us in celebrating all our scouts’ hard work in earning their rank advancements. Scouts need to be wearing their Class A Uniforms along with their neckerchief and slide for their rank. The ceremony is in the 801 Center at First Baptist Church (801 E Main St, Whitehouse, TX 75791) Dinner (for those who purchased) begins at 6 PM, and the ceremony program begins at 7 PM. See you all there!

Re-opened Blue & Gold Dinner Reservations through tomorrow!

Blue & Gold dinner reservations have been re-opened through the end of the day tomorrow. We will be serving a fajita dinner at 6:00pm prior to the ceremony. You MUST reserve plates for your family in advance so we can ensure there will be enough food. Plates are $5 each for adults and FREE for kids. We ask all families to bring a dessert to share with the pack. We do have several scouts with nut allergies, if your dessert contains nuts, you must mark it as such. Nut-free desserts will be on a separate table. Reserve your plates ASAP here: Blue & Gold – Cub Scout Pack 359 (etacpack359.org)

Den Meetings and Blue & Gold

Good Afternoon Pack 🙂 Some meetings have shifted this week to accommodate STAAR testing schedules better. Lions – Meeting Tonight in Discovery Tigers – Meeting Tonight in Pike Wolves – NO MEETING Bears – NO MEETING Webelos – Meeting Tuesday (Tomorrow) in Friendship Hall Blue and Gold is Friday Night at the Whitehouse First Baptist Church 801 Center (801 E Main St, Whitehouse, TX 75791)! For those who ordered dinner, serving starts at 6 PM. The Blue & Gold Ceremony will begin at 7 PM.