May 9, 2019
Roundtable is a district monthly meeting typically held the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm at Good Shepard United Methodist Church (20155 Cypresswood Dr, Cypress, TX 77433). The objective is 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 events and training opportunities, 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. Follow us on Facebook.
May 4, 2019 | 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
STEM Day is an opportunity for Scouts in 2nd grade through age 21 to work on STEM/Nova awards. At STEM Day, Cub Scouts in 2nd through 5th grades can work on all of the requirements for the 1-2-3 Go! STEM/NOVA requirements. Scouts in troops will work on Designed to Crunch and Scouts in crews and ships will work on Numbers Don't Lie. Scouts in troops, crews and ships will need to complete prerequisites before the event. The event is being held at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church (Community Center, 11507 Huffmeister Rd, Houston, TX 77065).
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The STEM/ NOVA Awards program incorporates learning with cool activities and exposure to science, technology, engineering and mathematics for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturers. The hope is that the requirements and activities for earning these awards stimulate interest in STEM-related fields and shows how science, technology, engineering and mathematics apply to everyday living and the world around them. Counselors and mentors help bring this engaging, contemporary, and fun program to life for youth members. There are awards for Cub Scouts, Webelos, Boy Scouts and Venturers. These awards are designed to encourage participation and to increase interest in STEM by making it relevant and fun.
June 3-6, 2019
AM Session: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
PM Session: 3:00 - 8:30 pm
Grab your sunglasses, sunscreen and beach towel for an island adventure. Cub Scouts and their families will learn new skills and make new friends. Day camp is a council camp organized by districts and conducted by volunteers from the local area for Cub Scouts entering 1st through 5th grade for the 2019-2020 school year. Day camp is a week of fun with awesome programs and activities such as archery, sports, STEM, games and crafts, rank advancements, Scout skills, fun and more.
Many volunteers are needed to make camp a success, so please consider volunteering. Adult volunteers can also register their non-Scouting children ages 3-5 (potty trained). Scouts in troops, crews and ships can also volunteer. An adult/guardian must register with a Tiger (1st grader). Camp is being held at Cy-Fair ISD Exhibition Center (11206 Telge Rd, Cypress 77429).
The registration fee is $76.50 for the first Scout and $75 for additional Scouts, tot lots (siblings ages 3-5) are $25. Volunteers (adults; junior staff; Scouts in troops, crews and ships) are free. The registration fee includes a t-shirt, patch, program supplies, and a mug.
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Free two-sided placemats are available to use at blue and gold banquets, den meetings or pack meetings to help promote day camp and resident camp.