Thursday, July 17, 2014

Cub Scout Pack 119 - Sponsored by South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church

Pack 119 is chartered by South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church and is a member of the Apache District of the Mecklenburg County Council. We are a very active group of approximately 100 cub scouts. In 2013, our pack was honored with the Gold Journey to Excellence Award. This prestigious award is given to the Pack whose volunteers have shown an outstanding level of commitment.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Welcome to Pack 119!

Welcome to Pack 119!

If you are new to Cub Scout Pack 119 or even if you aren't, check out the NEW SCOUTS! page and find a summary of all the information you need to be a Scout in Pack 119. We meet every Tuesday night from 7pm-8pm at South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church. 

Pack 119 will be registering new scouts on Thursday, August 28th (7pm-8:30pm) at South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church. If you would like to join our Pack, please come by on Aug. 28th to learn more and get your scout registered. Dues are $125 for the year, to be paid when you register.

Dues of $125 for the year can be paid online.

Pay Online
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If you are looking for a Cub Scout Pack to join that meets on a different night then Tuesday night you can find information on one of the other excellent Packs in our area by visiting BeAScout.org - click on "Cub Scouts" and enter your zip code.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Calendar Details - August / September 2014

Full Calendar Link

Fri.-Sun., August 8th-10th - Family Camping Trip to Bear Den Campground in Spruce Pine, NC
Wednesday, August 20th (7pm-8pm) - Committee Meeting - Room 202 church office building
Thursday, August 28th (7pm-8:30pm) - Registration Night @ SMPC - send your friends or re-register for this year if you haven't already

Wednesday, September 17th (7pm-8pm) - Committee Meeting - Room 202 church office building
Tuesday, September 23rd (7pm-8pm) - Marshmallow Roast @ SMPC - casual meet and greet
Saturday, September 27th (half day/all day) - Scouter Success Training
Tuesday, September 30th (7pm-8pm) - Parents/Pack Meeting @ SMPC - mandatory 1st meeting

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    August 8-10, 2014 - Family Camping Trip - Bear Den Campground



    August Family Camping Trip
    Bear Den Campground
    August 8-10, 2014

    Bear Den Campground is off of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Check out their website to learn more about the campground itself. This is a Family Camping trip. The more the merrier!

    Cost: $25/person + buy your own lunch on Saturday + cost for gem mining if you attend
    Activities: Hiking at Linville Falls Saturday morning (free) and gem mining in the afternoon ($10/person)

    RSVP: SIGN UP ONLINE or e-mail kellynowo@gmail.com by August 4, 2014

    Pack 119 will be camping in Group Campsite D. Click on MAP to view the map.

    Printable brochure and map can be found HERE.

    If you don't want to camp in tents there are also cabins you can rent on your own. Make your reservations early! From the website: "rental cabins range from primitive Campin’ Cabins to luxurious, completely equipped and furnished rental cabins that sleep up to 10 vacationers." If you prefer to rent one of the cabins you will need to make your own reservations and pay separately. All the information is on their website -  Bear-Den.com

    Pay Online

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    2014 Fall Cub-O-Ree


    2014 Fall Cub-O-Ree
    at Belk Scout Camp
    October 10-12, 2014


    NEW IN 2014
    The Cub-o-ree is for Tigers, Wolves, and Bears ONLY
    The Webelos will have their own Webelo-ree on Friday, Oct. 24th-26th at Camp Grimes


    Highlights:

    Click here for the What to Bring Camping Checklist

    Cost:
    $30 / person for those spending the weekend
    $12 / person for Saturday only (no camping)

    Cost includes activities, lunch on Saturday, patch and souvenir cup as well as meals for those camping.

    Information needed:
    (1) Register to attend on or before Sept. 30th

    (2) Health Form for ALL participants (scout, parents, siblings, etc.)  ---  This is a requirement, every person attending must turn in a health from -  Link to the Health Form
    • A copy of the front and back of your insurance card must be attached
    (3) Payment

    Pay Online

    Sunday, June 1, 2014

    Upcoming Training Opportunities

    Upcoming Training Opportunities

    Pack 119 will reimburse Pack Leaders for training if you turn in a copy of your certificate of completion after the class.

    Remember, to do your Scouting job the best you can, you need training so you can be your best. Thank you for serving our youth.

    Mecklenburg County Council Training Home Page

    Upcoming Training:
    Scouter Success Seminar - September 27, 2014
    Outdoor Leader Skills - November 14-16, 2014 - This is a weekend long course