What: Cub Scout FUN Day!
When: Saturday, November 5, 9:00 am to noon
plus (optional) family camping Friday evening, November 4
Where: Camp Wisdom, 6400 W. Red Bird Lane, Dallas, TX 75236
Who: Cub Scouts/families with support from Boy Scouts/Venturers
Details: Everyone MUST wear closed-toe shoes and socks for this event! Join us for some FUN Scouting adventures: BBs, Archery, Hiking, Camping Skills, Knot Tying and OTHER FUN!!
Costs: Each Cub Scout and each BSA-registered Adult Leader will be required to pay a $2.00 registration fee. There are NO fees required for OTHER family members attending this event.
Registration: Each Pack needs a Pack 'FUN Day' Chair to collect fees and register the Pack at the Cub Scout Roundtable at PPUMC at 7:00 pm, Monday, October 10. The Pack’s 'FUN Day' Chair will register (at Roundtable) for a starting time for the Fun Day Activities. Registration will be done as a Pack. PLEASE provide contact information for the 'FUN Day' Chair as soon as possible to Pam Peveto at PamPeveto@verizon.net.
Flyer: See Cub Scout Flyer
Boy Scout/Venturing Support: See Boy Scout/Venturing Support Flyer
What: District Camporee
When: 6 pm, Friday, November 11, to 11 am, Sunday, November 13
Where: Camp Constantin
Details: See Camporee Flyer
What: College scholarship for Eagle Scouts
When: Application deadline is October 31, 2016
Who: Eagle Scouts starting college this fall AND/OR in college but who have not yet completed their junior year.
How: Click on THIS LINK.
To see a list of achievements at the 2016 Five Trails Day Camp at Camp Wisdom in June, click here.
The Order of the Arrow (OA) is BSA's honor society for Boy Scout Troops and Varsity Teams, with members elected by their peers (including both members and non-members). Each District is associated with a specific OA Chapter. Each OA Chapter is a member of their OA Lodge, which is associated with a Council.
The Circle Ten Council's OA Lodge is the Mikanakawa Lodge.
The Five Trails District's OA Chapter is the Satank Chapter.
NOTE: This is a NEW-NEW LINK for the Satank Chapter web site which was just made available.
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The Five Trails District Eagle Project-of-the-Year for 2015 was awarded to T840's Alan Ritchie. Alan's creative project was to assist students at Coppell High School (CHS) who have limited mobility to experience some aspects of everyday life that many of us take for granted. Alan worked with the CHS Special Education department to prepare vignettes available to students on their iPads using a special application. Alan led friends, fellow Scouts, and several Adult Leaders while they recorded scenarios at various community locations that these students might not normally get to visit due to their severely limited mobility. To allow us to see an example of the recordings, Alan posted a sample video on YouTube. To see this video, click HERE.
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For more information, see the Camp Card link on the Circle Ten web site: