Our first pack meeting of the year is this Thursday the 19th from 6:30-7:45pm at the Vineyard Ranch cafeteria. We will follow the same agenda as last year, with a gathering activity for the scouts at 6:30, and the flag ceremony to open the meeting at 6:45.
National Night Out Service Project
We will be making Thank You Cards for our First Responders during the gathering activity. We will then be presenting these during the National Night Out Celebration October 1, 6:00-8:30pm at the Vineyard Neighborhood Pavilion. This service project is an excellent opportunity for your scouts to fulfill some adventure requirements. See the list below for specifics:
Core – Animal Kingdom
1. Learn the role of someone who provides a service to your community.
4. Participate in a Lion den family service project for others.
Core – Team Tiger
4. With your den or family, participate as a team in a service project that helps our country or your community.
Elective – Smart & Safe
9. Visit an emergency responder station, or have an emergency responder visit you.
Core – Council Fire
3. With your parent or guardian’s permission, talk to a military veteran, law enforcement officer, member of the fire department, or someone else approved by your Den Leader. Talk about his or her service to the community or country. After you have visited with the individual, write a short thank-you note.
Elective – Hometown Heroes
4. Complete one of the following:
(c) Participate in or create an event that celebrates your hometown hero(es).
Core – Paws for Action
3. Do at least two of the following.
(a) With your school or den, visit a local sheriff’s office, police station, or fire department OR talk with a fire safety officer or law enforcement officer visiting your school or den. Find out what skills the officers use to do their jobs. Ask questions that will help you learn how to stay safe.
Core – First Responder
9. Visit with a first responder or health care professional.