San Jacinto District Roundtable
October 11, 2018 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Roundtable is a district monthly meeting typically held the second Thursday of every month (except July) at 7:00 pm at the House of Prayer Lutheran Church (14045 Space Center Blvd, 77062) to help unit leaders plan and carry out their own program. Roundtable is a form of supplemental training for volunteers. The objective of roundtable is to give leaders program ideas, information on upcoming events and trainings, and an opportunity to share experiences and enjoy fun and fellowship with other Scouting leaders. As a result of the roundtable experience, unit leaders will be inspired, motivated, informed, and able to provide a stronger program for their Scouts.
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7:00 pm: Venturing / Sea Scouts Roundtable
September 29, 2018
The fishing tournament is for Cub Scouts (kindergarten through 5th grade), families and friends thinking about joining Cub Scouts. Cub Scouts love to fish. Cub Scouts will compete to catch the longest, smallest and most fish by rank. Pre-registration is $7 for kids and includes bait, a patch, a pier pass and an entry for the door prize drawing. Adult peer passes are $5.
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Outdoor Skills Workshop for Webelos Scouts
October 6, 2018
Troop 1513 is hosting an Outdoor Skills Workshop for 4th and 5th grade Webelos Scout dens to prepare for Webelos Woods and Scouting in a troop. See the flyer for more details. The event is being held at Bay Area Park Scout Shack (7500 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX 77058). There is no cost to attend. RSVP by 9/26/18 by contacting Matt Upanavage. The two-hour session will focus on fire building, knot tying, first aid, and campsite set-up. There will be three sessions:
- 8:00 am - 10:00 am
- 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
- 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Webelos Woods is a campout designed to introduce Webelos Scouts to the many outdoor adventures of Scouting. This awesome weekend event includes patrol-method camping and Scout activities. On Saturday, Webelos dens compete in Webelos Scout skills. The dens are judged on patrol flag and yell, resources, leadership, teamwork, skill demonstration and Scout spirit.
Den compete and are assigned ratings similar to UIL competitions for campsite inspection, first aid, fire building, team building games, knots and outdoor skills. There will be demonstrations along the trail to fill the time between challenges. The scavenger hunt is all day long, with a goal of collecting as many troop tokens as possible. Saturday afternoon and evening activities will include demonstrations and a campfire. The event is being held at Challenger Seven Memorial Park, 2301 West Nasa Boulevard, Webster, TX 77598).
Registration should be submitted by the Webelos den leader or unit leader no later than 10/20/18. Every pre-registered Webelos Scouts will receive a Webelos Woods patch and t-shirt if registered by 10/12/18 ).
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November 3, 2019 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Boys and girls who join Cub Scouts this year will receive a rocket that they can design, build, and launch at Rocket Day. Youth in kindergarten through fifth grade who are interested in joining Cub Scouting may also attend. We will help you find a pack near you and get signed up for Cub Scouting. The event is being held at South Main Baptist Church (4300 E. Sam Houston Pkwy South, Pasadena, TX 77505). The event is free; please RSVP so we will have an engine for your rocket onsite.
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Training is an important part of learning to become an effective leader. The important Scouting position you hold will be easier and more effective once you develop the skills necessary to deliver a quality Scouting program every Scout desires. Every Scout deserves a trained leader. See the council training schedule for a list of additional trainings offered in the council. For more information, contact Matthew Bordelon.
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