Tag Archives: Scoutland

Cub Scout Summer’s BIG 4!

14 Mar

Register ONLINE NOW using THESE LINKS:

Scoutland Adventure Camp ~  Parent/Son  ~ Patrol

Day Camp/Twilight Camp

Fun with Son

Spring Family Camping

Greetings Fans! above are direct links to the online registration pages for each of the BIG 4… what’s the BIG 4, you ask? CHECK THIS OUT!

1) May 4-6 at Camp Rainey Mountain is Spring Family Camping! Go on a hike to Big Rock, fish in the lake, camp out in real Summer Camp tents, enjoy a GREAT bonfire with skits and songs… this weekend is fun for the WHOLE FAMILY – Register HERE – get Spring Family Info HERE

2) Fun With SON! You have two choices in June… June 9-10 at Camp Rainey Mountain -OR- June 23-24 at Scoutland. This is a chance for 1-on-1 time for a boy and his dad/mom. We’ll have a fun weekend trying archery, swimming in the lake, fishing, hiking, and camping out… you’ll get to sing songs in the dining hall before enjoying some awesome camp supper with the whole CAMP! – Register HERE – get FWS info HERE

3) Day Camp/Twilight Camp is the camp that comes to the Scout! You have 5 local camps to choose from: 
=Lumpkin Twilight – Pine Valley Recreation Area (Dahlonega on Hwy 9) MAY 28-June 1 5PM-9PM
=North Forsyth Day Camp – Church of the Good Shepherd (on Holtzclaw Rd off of Hwy 369) June 4-8 9AM-3PM
=South Forsyth Day Camp – Midway United Methodist Church (south of Exit 13 on Hwy 9) June 4-8 9AM-3PM
=Dawsonville Day Camp – Lumpkin Campground (behind the Outlets) June 11-15 9AM-3PM
=Cumming Day Camp – Christ the King Lutheran (Sawnee Drive and Bettis-Tribble Gap) June 18-22 9AM-3PM
Register HERE – get more info HERE

4) SCOUTLAND Adventure Camp 2012… the finest Cub Scout Resident Camp in the Southeast and it is JUST ACROSS THE LAKE! Don’t MISS OUT. Choose between 6 half week sessions in July. Cub Scouts will go on safari, earn some belt loops, take home awesome crafts and shoot bb guns. Webelos I’s can get a FAST start by taking up to 8 ACTIVITY BADGES and some cool belt loops too! Webelos II’s go on THE OUTBACK!!! A canoe trek to the far side of camp and a special overnight campout for JUST THE WEBELOS II’s who will earn some Activity Badges, learn valuable Scouting and Camping skills, all to prepare you for your Arrow of Light journey! -Register AS A PATROL (WEBELOS ONLY) – Register AS A Parent/Son TEAM – Download the Scoutland Guide or read more info HERE – SCOUTLAND ON FACEBOOK

Keep an eye out for how your PACK can earn the Summer Time Pack Award by attending ALL 4! This is the BIG ADVENTURE… THIS is the BIG 4!

see you out there ~ daniel

forward this info to your fellow Cub Scouts TODAY! – email me at davictor@bsamail.org if you have questions about how to get signed up – feel free to call the Service Centers: Jefferson – 706-699-8806; Lawrenceville – 770-962-2105

The Outdoor Program Seminars

5 Oct

Greetings Scouts,

You are highly encouraged to attend a special Outdoor Program Seminar coming to three locations to better serve you! October 18 in Lawrenceville, October 25 in Athens, and October 27 in Gainesville – see schedule. Dinner will be provided at these three special events.  

We will also make presentations at the November 10 Roundtables in Cumming and Blue Ridge. See the schedule and directions below. The purpose of this program is to share information with you about the Outdoor Excitement available to your Scouts in Northeast Georgia. Topics will include:

    • Year-round High Adventure weekends: Climbing, C.O.P.E. Whitewater Kayaking
    • WinterFest
    • Spring Break – The Challenge Mill
    • ScoutBlast
    • Summer, and Fall Aquatics Programs
    • Exciting programs for 2012
    • Summer Camps: Boy Scouts, N.Y.L.T., Ranger Camp
    •  NEW and improved facilities at our camps
    •  Great Escape
    • National High Adventure Bases: Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base
    •  National Jamboree 2013 – Scouts must be 12 and First Class by that time (they could be Webelos 2 now!)
    • Order of the Arrow events
    • Cub Scout 2012 Family Weekend, Day Camps, Fun with Son, and Adventure Camp!

We certainly hope you will participate in this special event! Your adult leadership and Senior Patrol Leader/Crew President are also welcome to attend. Help us with meal planning; please RSVP to Sheryl 800.699.8806 x 106 or email sheryl.winterton@scouting.org by October 14.

I know you’ll be glad you participated as we prepare for 2012 to be the best year of Outdoor Scouting in the history of our great council!

see below: 


Schedule and Locations

Start planning your 2012 Summer Programs NOW!!!

Attend any of the meetings that are convenient for you and your pack / troop / crew leadership.  A meal will be provided on the 3 special meetings below. (not included at Roundtable) To help us with meal planning; please R.S.V.P. to Sheryl 800.699.8806 x 106 or sheryl.winterton@scouting.org by October 14.

#1       Tuesday, October 18, 2011

7:00pm     First United Methodist Church, Lawrenceville

                395 West Crogan Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30046-6921

Or…

#2       Tuesday, October 25, 2011

7:00pm     Beech Haven Baptist Church

                2390 West Broad Street | Athens, GA 30606-3450

Or…

#3       Thursday, October 27, 2011

7:00pm     Gainesville, First United Methodist Church

                2780 Thompson Bridge Road Gainesville, GA 30506

Or…

#RTe   Thursday, November 10, 2011 (Roundtable)7:00pm     First Baptist Cumming

                1597 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, GA 30040

Or…

#RTm  Thursday, November 10, 2011  (Roundtable)

7:00pm     Blue Ridge United Methodist Church

              322 West Main Street, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Who should attend????

    • Cub Scout Leaders
    • Senior Patrol Leaders
    • Scoutmasters / Assistants
    • Troop / Crew Committee Chairs
    • Crew Presidents
    • Crew Advisors