September / October, 2020 Newsletter

Post date: Nov 13, 2020 4:48:8 AM

Pack 550 this Fall - Thank you for responding to our survey to learn what families would like from Scouting this year. We have a plan for Fall and we are excited to share it with you!

Virtual BINGO Night Pack Meeting, Tuesday, 10/6/2020 6:30 p.m. We are hosting our first on-line virtual BINGO Night! We will send a link when it is close with instructions. We will have “white elephant prizes.”

October - “A walk in Bothell - Navigation” We will be sending out a walk with instructions, for you to explore a new place soon.

November - Pick up your Science Kit - We are creating fun activities in a kit for your Scout. We will email with pick up dates. Your Scout can enjoy the activities any time during the month of November.

November - Geocache - You can choose any day in November to enjoy a geocache set up, just for you! We will send details as it gets closer.

[b]Neckerchiefs and Slides[/b] If you have a neckerchief and slide from last year, please turn it in for a recycle patch and the next rank neckerchief and slide.

Registration/Dues - October is nearly here and we are registering in October for the year. If you haven’t paid your registration fees yet, please pay by September 30th.

STEM NIght - Earn a NOVA Award 10/9/2020 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. - Sign up for NOVA Award Class[/b] Your Scout can take a free science class for an evening to earn a NOVA award. They are for 2nd grade through 5th grade Scouts.

Sign up for: Cub Day at Camp - Camp Halloween - Many kids from our pack have attended Camp Halloween each October. It is a one day camp for a Scout and their parent to attend. During this action-packed day, groups will investigate the camp areas, take part in games and craft projects, explore the nature trail, and visit the archery and BB gun range. Cub Day at Camp is open to all Cub Scouts (including Lions & Tigers), their friends and family! If you would like to go, you may sign yourself up at the link below. This is a great day in the outdoors! Here is the link to learn about the safety precautions they are taking for COVID.


Dates: 10/17, 10/18, 10/24 or 10/25

Times: 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $32 for youth, $8 for adults (includes lunch)

Fall Camp at Camp Shepard with your Family - Bring your family up to Camp Sheppard for a fun getaway weekend! Families of 10 or less that are part of a single household are assigned to their own heated cabin, which has bunks with mattresses and private dressing area. You will be cooking your own meals outdoors in a fire pit or your camp stove. Restroom/shower buildings are located near the cabins. A large field is available for play, and trailheads to spectacular hikes are nearby. There are several dates to choose from between 10/16/2020 and 12/20/2020. This is a wonderful camp opportunity for you.

Upcoming Dates!

October 6 (Tuesday) Pack Meeting - Virtual BINGO 6:30 to 7:30

October 9 (Friday) NOVA Class 6:00 to 7:00 (must sign up)

October 17(Saturday) Cub Day - Must sign up, $

October 18(Sunday) Cub Day - Must sign up, $

October 24(Saturday) Cub Day - Must sign up, $

October 25(Sunday) Cub Day - Must sign up, $

October - Choose your day “Explore Bothell on foot - Navigation”

November 3 (Tuesday) 6:30 to 7:30 pick up November kits at church

November 6 (Friday) NOVA Class 6:00 to 7:00 (must sign up)

November - Choose your day - Geocache