December Pack Meeting and Holiday Celebration

Saturday, December 11  2021 

To celebrate the holidays this year Pack 171 will be having a special December pack meeting on Saturday afternoon from 2:00 until 3:30pm. Please have your scout wear her/his class A uniform. 

We will have a Bobcat Ceremony, present Scouts with their advancements, enjoy food, make smores, and play games.  Scouts will also get their Pinewood Derby Car kits!  This is an event you don’t want to miss!

Please sign up below to bring something with you.  This is going to be a lot of fun!

 

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2022 Cliffhangers Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing at Cliffhangers – January 15, 2022 

Pack 171 is going climbing at Cliffhangers!  We are going to have an excellent evening of rock climbing, pizza, rock climbing, dessert, and did I mention rock climbing?!?!

Come join us!  The sign up is below!

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2022 Pinewood Derby Workshop

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January 22nd
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Picnic pavilion at WCUMC
 

Bring your pinewood derby car kit and your ideas. We’ll provide the tools, the patterns and the know-how to help you turn your kit into a nearly complete car! This workshop is one you don’t want to miss!

Rules and regulations can be found here.

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Pinewood Derby Weigh-In

pinewood derby weigh inFriday, February 4

6:00PM – 8:00 PM

Car check, weigh in, and impound

All cars must meet the requirements as described in the official Piedmont Council rules. Each car will be weighed and measured using a series of jigs to ensure all cars qualify for racing. Once checked in, your Scout’s car will be impounded in a secure area, and not touched until their race the following day.

Rules and regulations can be found here.

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2022 Pinewood Derby RACE DAY!

pinewood derby race day
Saturday, February 5
1:00PM – 4:00 PM

RACE DAY!!

In the Fellowship Hall at Williamson’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
Races will start at 1:00 p.m. We will start with an “open” race for parents, siblings, former Scouts etc. All rules will apply to this race except the 5 oz weight limit. For this race only, cars may weigh up to 10 oz. If you wish to participate in the open race, you must check in your car the night before, just like the Scouts do.

After the open race, we will be racing by Den, starting with the Lions, then moving on to the Wolves etc. Once all Dens have completed their races, the top cars in each Den will race one another to determine the grand champion! Top finishers in the Pack will qualify to race other Pack winners at the District level.

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2022 Blue & Gold Banquet & AOL Crossover Ceremony

blue and goldMonday February 7th
6:30 – 7:30pm

In the Old Fellowship Hall at Williamson Chapel. We will celebrate BSA’s 112th birthday as Arrow of Light Scouts cross over into the Troop with a special Arrow of Light ceremony.

Class A Uniforms are required for this event.

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Stone Mountain State Park Campout – April 23 & 24


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We have reserved ALL 4 group camp sites at Stone Mountain State Park, so we have room for the entire pack to enjoy this awesome event!

Stone Mountain State Park website: https://www.ncparks.gov/stone-mountain-state-park/home

Sign up coming soon!

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Cub Scout Odyssey Weekend at Camp Bud Shiele May 14 & 15

 

 

This is an awesome event put on by the Piedmont Council!  More details will follow!

https://www.piedmontcouncilbsa.org/odyssey2022

 

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2022 Pack Olympics

Olympics

Monday, May 2nd
6:00 – 8:00 PM
Williamson Chapel UMC

For our May pack meeting we will be holding our annual pack Olympics. This is a fun, outside activity where Scouts participate in a variety of “Olympic” events. Scouts will compete in:

  • The Standing Long Jump
  • Running Long Jump
  • Overhand Softball Throw
  • Broomstick Throw
  • Football Kick
  • Push Ups
  • Sit-Ups
  • 50-Yard Dash

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2022 End of Year Picnic & Waterpalooza!

Sunday, June 5
3:00 – 6:00 pm at WCUMC

Come celebrate another great scouting year at the End of Year picnic!  We will have food, water fun, and more!  Before the picnic begins we will have the final Pack meeting of the year where we hand out achievements and rank advancements.

This event is open to the entire family!

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