2016-2017 Save The Dates


2017/03/01 thru 2017/03/31 CAMP CARDS ARE HERE!

posted Feb 27, 2017, 8:44 PM by Cub Scout Pack 241

2017 Camp Cards

2017 Gulf Stream Council Camp Cards
Tons of show and sell dates. 
Signup Genius will go live tomorrow night. 
Check your email for link.
What a great way to help your scout understand the value of money by helping him earn his way through scouting. The card cost $5 to the customer. There is over $80 worth of savings if you were to use each coupon just once! 
BUT WAIT . .  THERE'S MORE . . .  Most coupons are valid till the end of this year. That's right, most are valid till 12/31/2017. Your customers could save well over $100 with casual use. What a great deal. 
Your Scout will earn money, your Pack will earn money, your Council will earn money and your customers will thank your for offering them such an awesome deal. 
To get your share of the camp cards, please see Michelle DePalma inside the Chancellor Cafe, any Tuesday evening. You must have cards in hand to sign up for our show and sell dates.

2017/03/04 PACK 241 PINEWOOD DERBY

posted Jun 30, 2016, 7:05 PM by Cub Scout Pack 241   [ updated Jan 9, 2017, 11:11 AM ]

PW Derby
Race Day - Saturday, March 4th, 2017
DATE: Saturday, 03/04
TIME: 2 PM to 6 PM

LOCATION: Chancellor Charter Cafe

COST: Free / Bring cash money to buy concessions
CHAIRS: Mike Schoolcraft, Lee Hodge, Kimberly Schoolcraft
UNIGORM: Full Class A
DETAILS: Pinewood Derby is geared for the WHOLE Family! We have a group for siblings and Adults! Build your car at one of our workshops or on your own. Remember to give your car a really cool name! Science has proven that makes it goes faster. Scouts race you cars down an aluminium track with real electronic timing gates! Race against others in your rank. If you place in the Top 3 for your rank, you head to the District Pinewood Derby. 

All Scouts will receive a participation ribbon and scouts that place in the top three for their rank will receive a trophy. The top three of each rank will race for over all top three of the Pack! Parents bring your cameras! There is tons of fun to be had with great sportsman competition. Please visit our website for rules. 

There are 3 different Groups:
1) Cub Scouts - Every rank races in their own division (Tigers, Wolfs, Bears & Webelos)
2) 
Alumni & Adults (AoL will race as Alumni)
3) Siblings

Pack 241 Pinewood Derby "Approximate" Schedule
Depending on how many scouts show up to race, times can run faster or possibly slower than what is posted. Show up check in and enjoy the show! Plan to stick around after the race to help clean up. Many hands make for light work and EVERYONE is expected to do their part before they leave.
CHECK-IN TIME2:00 PM3:00 PMALL RANKS / SIBLINGS & ADULTS
RACE TIME3:00 PM3:15 PMTIGER
RACE TIME 3:15 PM3:30PM  WOLF
RACE TIME 3:30 PM3:45 PM  BEAR
RACE TIME  3:45 PM4:00 PM  WEBELOS
INTERMISSION 4:00 PM 4:15 PM INTERMISSION 
RACE TIME 4:15 PM4:30 PM GRAND FINALE 
 TROPHIES4:30 PM 5:00 PM TROPHIES 
RACE TIME5:00 PM5:15 PMSIBLINGS
RACE TIME 5:15 PM5:30 PM ADULTS & ALUMNI 
 AWARDS5:30 PM 6:00 PM  LEAVE NO TRACE / CLEAN UP
If you leave prior to this time, please do your part to clean up your area. 

If your scout places in the top 3 in his division (Tigers, Wolf, Bear or Webelos) he will advance on to the District Pinewood Derby which will be held on April 29th, 2017 (tentative). 

Prizes and Recognition
The Derby is about doing one's best and having fun, so all participants will be recognized.  But that doesn't mean our race winners won't take home some shiny trophies.

Awards & Trophies
All scouts & Siblings will receive a participation ribbon. Trophies are awarded for 1st to 3rd place in each rank (Tiger, Wolf, Bear & Webelos). The top (3) in each rank will race in the Grand Finale. The winner of the Grand Finale will get his name placed on the 4' Pack trophy.

Design Awards Categories
  • Most Original / Unique
  • Most Aerodynamic Car
  • Best Looking
  • Best Car & Driver (Cars must have a driver)

2017/03/11 TK GATOR GRIND

posted Jun 30, 2016, 7:04 PM by Cub Scout Pack 241   [ updated Jan 9, 2017, 11:04 AM ]

TK Gator Grind
2nd Annual TK GATOR GRIND
DATE: 03/11
TIME: 5:30 AM

LOCATION: Tanah Keeta Scout Camp

COST: $40 ages 8 to 18 - Over 18 cost is $75

CHAIR: Steve Eshelman, Senior Development Director
E: Steve.Eshelman@scouting.org
P: (561) 694-8585 x231

DETAILS: The 2nd Annual TK Gator Grind is an event like no other! The main course is 5 mile wilderness, swamp and sand trek with various natural and man made obstacles designed to test your limits. Those who meet the age requirement of 12+ will have the opportunity to run the 5 mile Gator Grind. Individual achievement will be recognized.  Always stay ahead of your friends, as you trudge through a marked course, climb, jump, crawl and lunge through 20+ obstacles. There will also be a 2 Mile TK Mini Gator with 9+ obstacles Designed for beginners, younger competitors (8+) and their families.

 Tanah Keeta Scout Reservation is located near Tequesta in Martin County and includes 640 acres along the south edge of Jonathan Dickenson State Park and on the Loxahatchee River – a State of Florida Historic Trail. Deeded to the Council in 1953 the property is heavily forested with slash pines and is home to the Council Summer Camp program and the Order of the Arrow, Aal-Pa-Tah Lodge. The reservation is split into Camp Loxahatchee with numerous facilities, Camp Clear Lake.

Event details and schedule

March 11th

Race Check-In and Packet Pick-Up must be done no later than 1 hour prior to your start time.

05:30 - Parking Opens

06:00 - On-Site Race Check-In and Packet Pick-Up Opens

08:00 - First Wave of Competitors Starts (Elite & Age Group Competitors)

Competitors will leave in waves of 5 runners, 60 seconds apart.

2 mile and 5 mile competitors will separate on the course and will be integrated at the start.

09:00 - First Wave of General Field

13:00 - Final Wave of General Field

18:00 - Course Closes

 

****Start Times will be assigned approximately 2 weeks prior to the event (29 February) - you will receive an e-mail and the master list will be published on line and on Facebook****

If you miss your start time, you will be allowed to start after the last wave or in the first available time slot.

Course Information:


Please see website for complete details on the course and the obstacles.

TK Gator Grind - 5 Mile obstacle course run with 20+ manmade and natural obstacles, designed to challenge even the most seasoned athlete, but enjoyable for everyone who wants to experience the fun and thrill of the real Florida swamps and wilderness (with a dash of punishment!).  You must be 12 or older to compete on this course.  Teams of 2-4 are welcomed and encouraged.

TK Mini Grind - 2 Mile obstacle course run with 9+ manmade and natural obstacles.  A shortened version of the Grind, but still a taste of the mud, sweat and sand that make the course so unique.  Designed for everyone age 8 and older.  Children age under 12 must be accompanied by an adult during the entire course.  Teams of 2-4 are welcomed and encouraged.

HYDRATION and FIRST AID stations will be co-located at each of the 6 obstacle zones over the course.  

Make sure you have your own bottles for the run! We will NOT provide plastic/paper cups on the course out of respect for the pristine nature of this wilderness area.

 

Arrival and Parking

You should plan on arriving at least 90 minutes before your assigned start time.  

VIP Parking near the finish line will be available for $10 (at registration) or $20 day of event.

General Parking will be available for $5 (at registration) or $10 day of event.

 

Race Check-In:

Race check-in should occur no later than 1 hour prior to your wave start time.  You must bring a signed waiver, ID and (if under 18) a signed waiver by a parent or legal guardian.  If the competitor is between 8 and 12 years old, they must be accompanied by the adult who will be running on the course with them.  

All teams are encouraged to Check-In together to assure that they will start together.

Race Check-In will begin at 06:00 on site on race day.

Pre-Race Check-In and Package Pick-up will be posted on line and on Facebook and will be available October 1st at select locations.

What to Wear?

Wear clothing that you never want to see again!  Make sure you bring a change of clothing for after the event.  A shower/ hose down area will be available post event.

Bring a towel and any other comfort items you will need.

2017/03/31 TO 04/02/2017 EVERGLADES DISTRICT SPRING FAMILY CAMP-OUT

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2017/04/07 TO 04/09 OKLAWAHA FAMILY CAMP-OUT

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2017/04/22 EARTH DAY

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2017/04/25 SPRING ROUND-UP

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201/04/30 EVERGLADES DISTRICT DERBY

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2017/04/30 EVERGLADES DISTRICT VEGGIE DERBY

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2017/05/15 SUMMER PLANNING MEETING

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