Posts by James Mar

2017 October Pack Meeting

Another great pack meeting with Bobcat, National Summertime, and wall ball tournament awards!  New Bobcats, be sure to do a good deed to turn your badge right side up! Scouts also designed a clothespin to be placed on the brand new pack advancement ladder.    
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September Night Nike

Night Hike at Las Trampas! Scouts and their families had a great time hiking at night to avoid the hot temperatures of the day. Along the way, we sang “The Littlest Bug” and found a Geocache! Thanks Will for organizing!         More pictures: https://goo.gl/photos/FndDgs6dxrkGww3FA
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2017 Wall Ball Tournament

Our 2nd annual wall ball tournament!  Great improvements this year with no single elimination (more playing for everyone!).  Many thanks to the organizer and participants for a fantastic event!              More pictures: https://goo.gl/photos/UhJT11vc194dNhcv5
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2017 Webelos Weekend

2 Webelos Scouts (and their parents) made the long trek to the beautiful Camp Wolfeboro.  We hiked, swam, boated (in row boats, kayaks, and canoes), enjoyed 2 campfire programs, ate s’mores, shot BB guns and arrows, geo-cached and so much more!  We also met up with former Pack 996 Scouts who bridged over to Boy Scouts.      
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Astronomy Night

Pack 996 was treated to an Astronomy Night put on by the Mount Diablo Astronomical Society (MDAS).  It included hands-on astronomy activities followed by supervised observing through the many different telescopes of the MDAS members to view the Moon, planets, stars, galaxies and more.  
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2017 Pick Up with a Purpose

Scouts from Pack 996 helped transport and sort clothes from lost and founds from all the schools in the district. Clothes and items were to be donated to charity.
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2017 Pack Picnic

Our pack had a great time at our annual picnic where we presented the rank badges to our Scouts, ate great food, and had fun playing games.  This year we had a Mad Science show where kids learned a lot about science while having lots of fun!       New tigers!  New wolves!  New bears!  New Webelos Is!  New Webelos IIs!          
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