JANUARY SCHEDULE CHANGE

HELLO PACK 9.  We hope everyone had a good holiday break and a happy new year.  We have a couple of updates for the January schedule.  

Due to recent events we have had to temporarily reschedule the Pack meeting to next week Thursday, January 21 starting at 7 pm.  We will also be using a temporary location, the address is 903 W. Katella, The Way Church.

We will hold a question and answer session at the Pack Meeting to help bring everyone up on current events.  Please hold your questions till the meeting, so we can address them for everyone's information.  

We ask for your patience with these changes and look forward to seeing everyone for a great new year.  

 

Eagle Court of Honor Ceremony

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One of our associated Troops is having an Eagle Court of Honor.  If your boys would like to see an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony this is your chance. Class A uniform

From Garrett Burdette:

Just a reminder that Grant Burdette Eagle Scout ceremony will be this Saturday June 27th at 6:30pm at the Tower Club  on the 21st Floor of  Hammons Tower, located at 901 E St Louis St. The pack and parents are invited to celebrate this occasion with us and a reception following the ceremony.

SPRING CROSSOVER CAMPOUT

Hello Pack 9, our Spring Crossover Campout will be help May 29,30,31 at Cow Creek Boy Scout Camp near Blue Eye, MO.  We will be sharing the Camp with another Pack/Troop and I have contact with their Leadership and we will join together for the Campfire ceremony Saturday evening.  This is a bring your own everything event, and you are welcome to camp overnight Friday and Saturday night, or just come down Saturday for the festivities starting around 9 am.  I look forward to seeing everyone that will be able to attend. 

RESIDENT CAMP FINAL NOTICE

Hello Pack 9, it's Resident Camp time.  I do apologize for the short final notice.  We need anyone that is interested in going to Resident Camp to email your contact and your Scouts info to stonedragon73.ra@gmail.com by Wednesday evening so we can finalize payment collection.  If anyone has any questions please feel free to call Richard Stone at 417-459-2340.

ANNUAL PLANNING MEETING RFESCHEDULED

Hello Pack 9.

Committee has rescheduled the Annual Planning Meeting to Sunday April 12 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Redeemer Church in the conference room.   Adult Partners are welcome to join us for idea sharing to help plan a great 2015-2016 Scouting year.  Committee asks that you visit the following link to BSA National to view the Annual Program Planning Guide, to preview an idea of what to expect at the meeting .  We apologize for the late reschedule update.   For those interested in joining the pizza dinner pool, please bring money to the meeting.   

Blue & Gold Rescheduled Due to Weather

Due to the icy road conditions Pack Leadership has opted to reschedule the Blue & Gold Banquet.  We will start work on the reschedule process Monday when business offices open, and will update everyone as soon as possible.  We apologize for any inconvenience but feel it is better to be safe than sorry.  Thank you for your understanding.  We look forward to seeing everyone at the rescheduled event.

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR

I would like to wish all Pack 9 Scouts and their families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  

I would like to thank you all for being a part of the Pack 9 Family.  I look forward to spending an exciting new year with all of you.

Please don't forget about the Pinewood Derby workshop this Saturday and January 3.  Please check with your Den Leaders for details.

Webelos Woods

Hello Pack 9,

Webelos Woods is upon us again.  It will be Nov 7-9 at Camp Arrowhead.  Registration is due Oct 2 at round table, but I would like it ready sooner please.  Angie Presley will be coordinating this event, if you have any questions please feel free to contact her at 417-576-1887 or email angelinegrace82@gmail.com.  You will need Health forms A,B for this event.  The price for the event is $10.00 per Scout and $5.00 per Adult.  

Pack 9 Family Picnic

Pack Picnic is Saturday August 9th at Chesterfield park. The pack is suppling drinks paper products and watermelon. Individual dens can organize pot-luck items or you can bring your own food. There will be games and activities and a chance for the boys just to hang out. I hear water balloons are in the works and you are welcome to bring any outdoor activities of your own. Dress boys in Class B uniform.

GEOCACHE HIKE

HELLO PACK 9, the Geocache Hike is this Saturday, we will meet at Redeemer Church 8:30 am.  We will be going to Ritter Springs park for some geocaching and hiking.  Please make sure you bring plenty of water and sun screen.  We should be done before the heat of the day but it will still be very hot out there.  We should also be done before lunch but pack some snacks just in case.  I look forward to seeing those able to attend.

Leader / Adult Partner Meeting change of venue

For those interested in joining the Leader / Adult Partner Meeting, we will be in the meeting room at the Braum's on West Sunshine, 6:00 pm.  This is not a mandatory meeting but we look forward to seeing those that are able to attend and assist the Pack in organizing the remainder of summer and the start of the school year events.