Announcements

October 16, 2018

Visit 1bsa.org for more information on the following events:

 

Pack 8 upcoming events

  • Flag Retirement Ceremony next week (Oct. 23rd) – Class A uniforms please. See event in Scoutbook for details.
  • Popcorn money is due next week (Oct. 23rd)
  • All dues need to be paid by Oct. 30th.
  • Information regarding the Winter Camp In (Jan. 12-13) can be found on the Resources page.

Other Announcements

  • Go to the Resources page to download an updated calendar. All “TBD” and “TBA” dates through April have been added. Please note a date change for the Dirty Derby and Pinewood Derby: these events will take place on Feb. 15th and 16th (there were conflicts with the school for all other weekends in February)
  • BSA membership cards for new and transfer scouts have arrived. If you haven’t picked yours up yet they will be available at the meeting on Oct. 30th.

 


August 28, 2018

Don’t forget to RSVP for the Monte Sano Cookout by September 4th (go to Scoutbook). Sign up to bring sides: bit.ly/MonteSano18

T-shirt inventory is running low.

Uniform Inspection and Pictures will be at the meeting on September 25th. All Class A uniform pieces can be purchased at the Scout Shop at 2211 Drake Ave SW, Huntsville, AL 35805 or at scoutstuff.org. Download inspection sheets on our Resources page.


August 14, 2018

Reminder: Valid medical forms are required for ALL participants (including parents and siblings)!! Fillable PDF available under Resources.

New scouts: see Jennifer Humphrey to turn in applications and medical forms, pay scout dues, look through the uniform closet, and purchase Pack 8 t-shirts.

New under Resources: Family Talent Survey and Pack 8 FAQ.


July 24, 2018

Pack 8 will be recruiting at the area schools’ orientations this week: Endeavor, Monrovia, Harvest, and Legacy. Encourage your friends to stop by and pick up a flyer!

Reminder: Early bird registration for ScoutFest ends July 31st.

Pack 8’s Open House will be August 7th at 6:30pm at Monrovia Elementary School gym.

Our first den meetings will be August 14th at Monrovia Elementary School.

The Talakto Cub Scout Fishing Rodeo will be held at Brahan Springs Lagoon on September 22, 2018 for new and returning Cub Scouts. Visit the District Events page for details.

 


July 11, 2018

ScoutFest registration is now open! Go to scoutfest.com to register. Pack 8 will be attending for the day on Saturday, Nov. 3 (since we live so close, we’ll leave the limited camping for those who are traveling from further away).

Please note our calendar (under Resources) was updated to reflect accurate Cub Haunted dates and the date of the Flag Retirement Ceremony (Troop 8)


July 5, 2018

Dates for Cub Scout Safari and Cub Haunted are now available. Got to Upcoming District/Council Events for more information.


May 15, 2018

Our calendar for 2018-2019 is now available! Find it under Resources.

If you want to earn the Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award, make plans to come to our summer-time events! See Scoutbook for details.

We will be discussing next year’s budget at our June leaders meeting. See Scoutbook for details, or contact a leader if you are interested in attending.


April 18, 2018

CALENDAR CHANGE! The end-of-year Pack party will be May 1st! Check event in Scoutbook for location etc.

Snack stick money and/or unsold sticks are due May 1st (end of year party). Scouts may also collect money for troop donations.

Also on May 1, we will be voting on whether our pack would like to allow girls to join.

Each scout is required to donate 2 hours to helping group sales at Walmart Neighborhood Market. Check your email for a link to the sign-up.

Summertime Pack Events: Check Scoutbook for June and July events to fulfill some requirements to earn the National Summertime Award and Outdoor Activity Award.


April 10, 2018

Registration for Cub Scout Day Camp is now open. Deadline to register is May 1.

Don’t forget to complete the Pamphlet Requirement with your scout. The pamphlet can be found at the front of the scout handbook or here: Youth Protection Pamphlet

“Downloads” page is now “Resources” Scroll to the bottom for links to helpful websites.