Thursday, April 26, 2018

Pack 310 Spring STEM is
🌐 Out of This World! 🚀

🌠 FRIDAY, April 27th
Mars Rovers, Space Exploration, & Star Gazing Party

  • ARRIVE:  5:30 - 8:00 pm  (Note:  5 pm for family portraits)
  • THEME:  Discovering the Wonders of Space Exploration, Stars & Constellations
  • WEAR:  Cub Scout Uniform
  • WHERE:  CV Park (open grassy field area, near dog park)
  • BRING:  
    1. Recycled materials and building materials (Ex: Duct tape) to create Mars Rovers using items in your recycling bins (paper towel tubes, TP tubes, small boxes, plastic containers, etc)
    2. Telescopes, Binoculars, Blankets to lie down on and star gaze, warm layers
    3. BYO Family Picnic Dinner & Drinks
  • UPLOAD: Star gazing apps, Constellation apps on your phones / tablets

Meeting Activities:
    • 5:00 - 5:30 pm Family Portraits
    • 5:30 Welcome & Friends of Scouting Information
    • 5:35 - 6:35 pm STEM & Scout Photo Rotations
Groups:  I-Bears,   II -Wolves,   III-Webelos, Tigers, & Lions

Station 1:  Groups Create Mars Rover's Made of Recycled Materials (Each Cub Scout Family to bring Recycled Materials / Duct Tape / Etc.)

Station 2 A&B:  JPL Guest Scientists & Space Exploration

Station 3:  Scout / Den / Family Photos Station
  • 6:35 pm Group Presentations on Mars Rover Creations
  • 6:45 pm Break for BYO Picnic Dinner
  • 7:15 pm  - 8 pm Star Party (Bring Blankets, Star Charts, Telescopes, Binoculars, Star Gazing Apps on tablets / phones).

📷 Scout, Den, Pack & Family Photo Shoot
  • Katie Emery, Pack 310 Alumni Parent, will be available to take family portraits as well as Individual Scout, Den & Pack Group Portraits during our April 27th Pack STEM Meeting
  • Plan to arrive at 5 pm for Family Portraits
Details on print pricing & packages...
  • After the photo shoot, Katie Emery will send out a link to an online album where you can pick the photos you would like to purchase.
  • Prints are $30 each and available in these sizes:  5x7, 8x10, 8x12, Set of 12 Wallets
  • All prints are professionally printed on Lustre-coated paper, and mounted on styrene.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

🚀   Rocket Academy Cub Scout Family Adventure  🚀
April 27-29, 2018
The Verdugo Hills Council (VHC) Rocket Academy Cub Scout Family Adventure is scheduled to launch on Saturday, April 28th.

It's a great opportunity to un-plug, relax, and enjoy the great outdoors.  In addition to building and launching the rockets (kits provided - bring stickers / tape to decorate), there are all sorts of other outdoor activities as well - and did I mention that meals are included?

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In order to earn the Outdoor Activity Award, one of the requirements is to attend a BSA Scout Camp such as the VHC Rocket Academy Day Camp.  This is a great way for your Scout to meet this requirement and earn the award.  Check out the link below for more details on the Rank Specific Outdoor Activity Award Requirements.

Per person WITH Rocket:  $40 Saturday Use only
Per Person without Rocket:  $35 Saturday use only

Thursday, April 19, 2018

🔭 SAT, April 21st: Mt. Wilson Observatory Private Group Tour

We are looking forward to the fantastic weather in store for us this Saturday during the Mt. Wilson Observatory Pack 310 Group Tour.  Our tour guides have informed us that they have been able to secure a tour of the 150 foot Solar Telescope during our Tour this weekend, in addition to many of the other awesome astronomy buildings, research labs, and telescopes.
  • $10 per person (Pack Subsidized Event; Adults $15, Child $12)
  • RSVP and Payment via PayPal (info below)
  • ARRIVE:  10:00 AM

Our Private Group Tour Starts at 10:30 AM Sharp
Meeting Location:  Pavilion / Cosmic Cafe (See Map)

Please plan for some additional time to allow for any unexpected traffic, purchase the National Forest Parking Pass, Use the Restroom, etc. so that we can start the tour on time.

  • WEAR: Cub Scout Uniform
  • PARKING:  National Forest Pass needed for parking (purchase at Mt. Wilson, Big Five, REI, or Shell Gas Station on Hwy 2 headed up to Mt. Wilson).  
  • BRING: Water bottles, snacks, picnic lunch, sun screen

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Fans in the Stands Sat. 4/14


~  2018  Pack 310 Spring Service Project  ~ 

Pack 310 Helping to Serve Our Community

When: SATURDAY, April 14, 2018
Where: Crescenta Valley High School
Time: 10:00 am - Noon (Pack 310);
Games and Events Continue until 3 pm
Wear:  Pack 310 T-Shirt

🎖Games include: Track and Field, Bocce, and Basketball (Indoor)

Serve:  Come for 30 min, an hour...  Come for the Morning...  Come for the Afternoon... Come for the Day... However long you are able, come be a part of an amazing event as a Pack 310 FAN IN THE STAND!

Come Rain or Shine - the Regional Games will Go On!

Monday, March 12, 2018

Webelos II Bridging Ceremony Friday, 3/23

Friday, March 23rd, our departing Den 4 Webelos II Scouts will
bridge from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts and receive their Arrow of Light
awards in a formal ceremony.
These boys have worked very hard for the last five years, and you are
invited to help them celebrate their achievement. We encourage you to
join us and show your support for their dedication to the scouting
program and our community.
We will also say farewell to our departing Cubmaster, Mr. Nate Willits.
Please attend in full uniform.

What: Webelos II Bridging Ceremony
When: 6:30pm Friday, March 23rd
Where: Montrose Scout House, 2732 Montrose Ave, Montrose, CA
Wear: Full uniform

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Upcoming Pack 310 Spring STEM events

🌐 Pack 310 is "Out of This World" 🚀

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STEM Nova Awards Program

Scouting’s NOVA Awards program incorporates learning with fun activities and exposure to science, technology, engineering and mathematics for Cub Scouts.  STEM related adventures also exist in many of the Cub Scout elective and required adventures for each rank as well.

There are Two Awards Levels:  Nova and Supernova
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Pack 310 enjoys offering a variety of STEM Adventures and pathways for our awesome scouts to earn STEM Nova and Supernova Awards.  

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Blue and Gold Friday, March 2nd

🎂  On Friday, March 2nd  🎉
Pack 310 will be kicking off our 
30th Year Anniversary 
Celebration in Scouting!

Where:  Lincoln Elementary Auditorium

Wear:  Full Cub Scout Uniform

When: 7:00 pm
  • Please plan to arrive at least 10 - 15 min early to check in, collect your dinner ticket wrist bands, purchase t-shirts / hoodies / car magnets, etc.
Guest of Honor & Speaker:  Principal Stephen Williams

Topic:  Mr. Williams will be speaking about his experience serving as a forest ranger prior to his career in education.

Theme:  Scouting, Community, & The Great Outdoors

Honored Heroes:  Emergency Response Community Service Heroes
  • For Example:  Police men and women, Fire Fighters, First Responders, Fire and Rescue, Health Care, Forest Rangers, etc.
  • If you would like to honor a relative, neighbor, or other community service hero acquaintance, please help your Scout prepare the following for a brief public speaking opportunity for your Scout:
- Photo to hang up on the white board (color photocopy is ideal)

- Written brief speech with the following information for your Scout to Read to the Audience: 
  • Hero's Name & Area of Community Service
  • How your Scout came to know this individual and/or
  • 2 - 3 reasons why you would like to recognize and honor this individual

Dinner:  Zeke's BBQ 
  • Uniform Inspection at the beginning of the meeting will determine Den line up for dinner order
  • The Den with the "spiffiest" uniforms eat first.  Remind your scout to wear their full uniform, with shirts tucked in.

Cost:  $15 per person (if not already RSVP'ed) 

(cash/check at the door or pay pal)

🎉 We currently have 111 RSVP's 🎉

          Thank you very much for using Pay Pal to RSVP and help us better prepare for our upcoming 30th Year Anniversary Celebration in Scouting!