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Conservation Day Forest Ridge Trash Pickup

Posted: November 20th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

November 15th was Conservation day and the scouts of pack 60 observed this day by meeting at Forest Ridge elementary and cleaning up the trash on the outside the school.  The boys picked up several bags of trash and gained a new appreciation for keeping the environment clean.

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Bears and Webelos NASA Overnight

Posted: November 20th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

The packs Bears and Webelos scouts and parents spend the night at the NASA CampIn November the 8th and 9th.  The evening began with dinner and then the boys got to here from and talk to an astronaut.   Later the boys got to participate in several badge activities put on by the NASA staff that ran late in to the night.  They spent the night by the Skylab museum exhibit and woke up like astronauts.  There was a tour including the astronaut training center and the current mission control as well as Rocket Park!

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October Pack Meeting and Fire Safety

Posted: November 3rd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

Pack 60 held its October meeting with a group of firefighters from the College Station Fire Department.  The meeting featured the firemen talking to the boys about fire safety and family emergency preparedness including evacuation plans.  Later the boys were able to tour the fire truck and learn about all the different fire extinguishing equipment and and life saving tools on-board.  Awards were passed out for each boy that earned a belt loop, activity pin, rank bead or activity patch.

Special thanks to the CS fire department crew who took time out of their schedule to talk to the boys!

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Beautiful weekend for outdoor fun and camping at Fort Parker State Park

Posted: November 3rd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

The pack had a family camping trip Friday Sept. 24th through Sunday the 26th at Fort Parker state park near Mexia.  The scouts and their families were able to fish from the pier, enjoy canoeing, hiking and general camping fun.  Their were campfires and of course s’mores each night.  The weather was perfect and the sunsets were amazing!

The boys learned about hiking safety and always hiking with a buddy, about cooking outdoors and for those who ventured to it, Fort Parker itself.

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Den 5 Meeting at Astin Parker Art Center

Posted: November 3rd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

Den 5 held their Sept. meeting at the Parker – Astin Arts Center in downtown Bryan.  The boys worked on their own paintings, learned about some art techniques and had a great time participating and painting their own picture. Special thanks to Purple Turtle art studio at Parker – Astin for hosting thie event.

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