Summer is Coming! ***Save the Dates***
Lake Erie Council Day Camp (Cub Scouts) / June 18-22
Webelos Resident Camp (Webelos) / July 15-18
FOR CUB SCOUTS
Magical Adventure Camp: June 18-22 (Monday-Friday), 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Firelands Scout Reservation / Camp Avery Hand 3782 Gore Orphanage Road / Wakeman 44889 Information: www.adventuresummercamps.org
This daytime program is designed for Cub Scouts going into the 1st through 3rd grades in the fall of 2018; however, all Cub Scouts and their friends and siblings ages 6 to 12 are welcome to attend (boys and girls). This year’s theme is Harry Potter! Each youth will try their hand at Magical Games & Sports (shooting sports), Herbology (nature), Potions (STEM), Defense Against the Dark Arts (outdoor skills), Transfiguration (projects and crafts), and much more. All areas, especially range activities, place a special emphasis on safety procedures. Each participant will also receive a copy of the first Harry Potter book. Cost is $149 per Scout; the non-Scout fee has not yet been released. Adult volunteers attend for free. Pack 102 must send volunteers to camp, so please consider donating your time to this wonderful experience for the kids. Note that adults attending any of the camps must complete online Youth Protection Training.
FOR WEBELOS SCOUTS
Webelos Resident Camp: July 15-19 (Sunday-Thursday) Firelands Scout Reservation / Camp Wyandot 52420 Bates Road / Wakeman 44889 Information: scoutingevent.com/440-WebelosResidentCamp
Webelos Exploration Camp is a four-night camping experience for Scouts entering 4th and 5th grade in fall 2018. Learn important Scouting skills, with a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) twist. Campers will learn what it will take to be a great Boy Scout. They’ll test their bodies and minds in areas like Backcountry Science, Strength & Speed Building, Building & Engineering, and Fluid Dynamics. Highlights include campfires, climbing and rappelling, swimming, boating, air rifles and archery, fishing, nature hikes, and games.
- Early bird (paid in full by May 1): $225
- After May 1: $250
- Adults: $100 (1 free adult for every 4 Scouts)
Pack 102 will camp together; adult leadership is required. Parents are welcome to attend any camp with their Scout. Adults attending any of the camps must complete online Youth Protection Training.
Available to Help with Camp Costs ***Please note the campership form sent as an attachment with this month’s newsletter*** The Lake Erie Council, the Olmsted Falls Kiwanis Club (Pack 102’s chartering organization), and Pack 102 have earmarked funds to help families with the cost of attending camps such as Council Day Camp and Webelos Resident Camp. Applications for assistance are due to our pack Cubmaster by April 1. For more information, contact Pack 102 Cubmaster Kevin Klinect at firstname.lastname@example.org.