Get ready to kick-off the 2011-12 scouting year with our annual family picnic. We'll enjoy great food, fun games, and each other's company!
Sunday, August 28, 3:00-6:00pm
Ritter Park Rotary Shelter
Harold Ritter Park
301 West Lochmere Drive, Cary, NC
The Pack will provide hot dogs, paper products, eating utensils, condiments, and lemonade and water.
Each family should also bring an item to share:
Lions and Tigers: each family bring bag of chips
Wolves: each family bring a salad with serving spoon
Bears: each family bring a side with serving spoon
Webelos: each family bring a dessert (cookies, brownies, cupcakes, etc)
Class B Uniform – Pack T Shirt (new Scouts will get theirs there)
The new Pack 216 Neckerchief Slide will be handed out at the Picnic to all Scouts. Our new design will replace the rank insignia slides and Scouts will all wear the same one throughout their time in Pack 216.
Please RSVP by filling out the form online at http://pack216.cary.nc.us/picnic.html before August 24.
1st Pack Meeting
Tuesday, September 20, 7pm at St. Michaels.
September Pack Activity
Get in the Game! - Geocaching!!! Geocaching is a super-fun GPS based treasure hunting activity for kids and adults both. On Sunday, September 20, Boy Scout Troop 212 will be teaching Pack 216 how to Geocache at Bond Park and set up a course to test our skills on. We will send out more details and have a sign up as we get closer, but please save the date. For more information on Geocaching, visit https://www.geocaching.com
Online Popcorn Sales!
Get a head start on your popcorn sales by selling Trail's End online! All online sales from August 1 through October 29 count toward your Scout Rewards. If you are not interested in online sales, out normal sales will begin in September as usual.
When you sell online, you can reach far away friends and family. It's easy and fun!
- Trail's End ships the product directly to your customers
- 70% of every online sale goes back to your unit and our council in your name
- You can create your own Scout image to include in your emails to friends and family
Sign Up for Pack 216 Communications
Many of you have not signed up for the Pack 216 Yahoo! Group. This is our Pack’s primary means of getting information out. We are copying new members individually on this first email, but in the future you will not be included if you are not in the Yahoo! Group. Go to: http://pack216.cary.nc.us/email-list.html to sign up.
Yours in Scouting (YIS),
Pack 216, Cary, NC Committee Chair
Troop 212, Cary, NC Assistant Scoutmaster