Skyline District Roundtable
April 4, 2019 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Roundtable is a district monthly meeting typically held the first Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008) 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.
June 10-13, 2019 | 5:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Grab your sunglass, sunscreen and beach towel for an island adventure. Cub Scouts and their families will learn new skills and make new friends. Twilight 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. Twilight camp is a week of fun with awesome programs and activities such as BB guns, 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 volunteer and will also have an opportunity to participate in merit badge classes for an additional fee. An adult/guardian must register with a Tiger (1st grader). Twilight camp is being held at KC Hall (607 E. Whitney Street, Houston, TX 77022). The registration fee is $66.50 for the first Scout and $65 for each additional Scout. The registration fee includes a t-shirt, patch, water bottle and program supplies.
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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 twilight camp and resident camp.
March 8-10, 2019
Camporee is a weekend camp out for troops. Patrols compete in various competitions and are judged on leadership, teamwork, skill demonstration and Scout spirit. Activities will be based on Scout skills. There will be 12 events. Patrols will go to events in any order. Patrol leaders are responsible for getting their patrol to all events. Awards will be based on overall patrol scores. Ribbons will be awarded to all patrols with special awards for the top three patrols and top troop based on patrol average. The camporee is being hosted by Troop 40 and 879. The event is being held at Camp Brosig (1893 Trenckman Road, Sealy, TX 7747). Registration is done by the troop leadership. The registration fee is $6.50 for the first Scout or adult leader and then $5.00 for each additional Scout or adult leader.
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