The Annual Pack 90 Pinewood derby is almost here!  If you haven’t finished your car, time is running short and no one wants to be left out of this fast, fun, and action packed race.   On your mark…. Get set…. Go! Go! Go!   Date: Saturday, January 17th, 2014 Location: Summitt Elementary Cafeteria Car Check-in Time: 9am Race Time: 10am All car must be checked in prior to the 10am start. DERBY NEED TO KNOW:
  • We will be following the standard cub scout pinewood derby rules for car specifications. Pinewood Derby Rules
  • Race divisions will be by rank with each car racing four times.
  • First place winners from each rank will compete in the overall Grand Championship race.

Derby Goals

Cub Scout: To have the most fun possible designing, building & racing his own custom Pinewood Derby Racecar. Parent: To spend some “Quality Time” guiding and assisting your Cub Scout in building the car. If you have any questions please contact Ed Garana (egarana@gmail.com)

nasa_logoWe will be going to NASA on Saturday, February 28, 2014, for a one night sleep over.     This trip is for Bears and Webelos only.

Signup is closed.

When: Saturday February 28, 2015 Time: Check-in at 5pm, Program starts promptly at 6pm (dinner and breakfast on Sunday provided). Where: Space Center Houston / 1601 NASA Parkway/ Houston, TX 77058

Here is a link to NASA’s page about the camp-ins:

http://spacecenter.org/education-programs/scout-camp-ins/campin-faq-and-tips/.

  • The Webelos will complete the essential components of the Scientist Badge as they design a protective spacesuit for a shuttle astronaut, discover the effects of air pressure, and conduct activities involving Bernoulli’s Principle and Pascal’s law.
  • The Bears will complete Space Arrow Points as they discover the planets in our Solar System, make a star wheel chart, build and launch a basic rocket, and learn about the constellations in the night sky in our planetarium!!!

We have plenty of slots reserved, but we need to confirm how many scouts are going and pay by 12:00 noon Wednesday January 14This is a hard deadline, please signup early if you are planning on going.