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Cub Scout Fun Day 2021

Saturday, June 12th – Wolcott Mill Metro Park: Camp Rotary – Map

Come out to the Cub Scout Spring Fun Day and have real Adventure for the whole family! Scouts can work on Cub Scout Shooting Sports Award Requirements Level 1.


BB Guns – Archery – Sling Shots – Frisbee Golf
Jenga – Dominos – Tic Tac Toe – Giant Corn Hole


The 2021 Shooting Sports Cub Scout Fun Day is a chance to work on Shooting Sports Awards Requirements Level 1.  The Fun Day for 2021 will be divided into 4 sessions.  During these sessions Scouts will get to participate in BB Gun, Archery, and Sling Shot shooting.  There will also be a small number of additional activities to do before and after shooting.

During the registration process please choose one session to participate in.   Space in each session is limited.   Please only arrive 15 minutes before your session starts.  And depart within 15 minutes of your session time ending.

The Costs: The cost will be $15.00 for each Cub Scout and each Sibling Attending if registered June 5th at 11:59pm. After June 5th at 11:59pm the cost will be $20.00.  Cub Scout fees include a Patch, Rental Fees, and Program Supplies.

The Cost for each Parent in attendance is $5.00, this includes Site Rental Fees and Program Supplies. After June 5th at 11:59pm the parent cost will be $10.00. 

Who Can Attend: All registered Cub Scouts and their families may attend.Weather Statement: The Fun Day will be held in the rain and cold weather that can occur in the spring. Please dress accordingly.

Schedule
Saturday

9:30a – 11:00a———– Session 1

11:00a – 12:30p———- Session 2

12:30p – 2:00p———– Session 3

2:00p – 3:30p————- Session 4

District Award of Merit Nominations Due May 1, 2021

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The time to nominate someone who has performed exceptional service at the district level in Chippewa District is now! The District Award of Merit is the highest award an adult can receive at the district level. Here is the form for the District Award of Merit .  Please download the form and submit to both of the following email addresses:  mafobare@yahoo.com and keegan.springfield@scouting.org.. Due date for submission is May 1, 2021. This award is only presented one time to someone within a district. If you would like to nominate someone but are not sure if that person has already received the award, please contact Dave Putt at dputt5@yahoo.com.


Chippewa District Roundtable

Thursday April 8, 2021 at 7 PM –Zoom Meeting

This months Roundtable Meeting will be in video conference format.

General Session – 7 PM – 7:25 Joint Cub Scout and Scouts BSA Breakout Session begins immediately after
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88571762323?pwd=YzVxM21taUtkbUJOZVJBWnBna3lGdz09
Meeting ID: 822 7632 3329
Passcode: 619031

 

Fall Camporee 2021

Save The Date: September 24-26 2021.

Can you Escape? Test your skills in multiple Escape challenges. Are you fast enough, clever enough, skilled enough to make The Great Escape? Plus compete in challenging stations to win clues to help you escape. A camporee unlike any you have attended before…

Cub Scout Fun Day

The 2021 Shooting Sports Cub Scout Fun Day is a chance to work on Shooting Sports Awards Requirements Level 1. The Fun Day for 2021 will be divided into 4 sessions. During these sessions Scouts will get to participate in BB Gun, Archery, and Sling Shot shooting. There will also be a small number of additional activities to do before and after shooting.

2021 Winter Woodbadge

Come be a part of Winter Woodbadge at D -bar-A Scout Ranch

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This outstanding leadership training course is open to anyone registered with the BSA and over the age of 18. It is considered by many to be the highlight of their
Scouting career. All Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venturing and Varsity Scout Leaders, as well as
district and council volunteers and professionals, are urged to attend. Along with perfect
weather and no mosquitoes, we promise a unique learning opportunity, high
performance leadership training, and a truly great Wood Badge Experience.

*****

Weekend 1: April 30 to May 2, 2021  (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Weekend 2 : May 15 & 16, 2021  (Saturday, Sunday)
Both weekends begin at 7:30 a.m. and end SUNDAY at 5:00 p.m.

All sessions must be attended.

Cost: $250.00 if you register by November 8

Cost: $275 after November 8

Register at: https://scoutingevent.com/272-39588-105003

Chippewa District Newsletter

Hello Chippewa District scouter,

Below is a link to the August edition of the Chippewa District Newsletter. Please read and enjoy.

Keep meeting virtually!

YIS,
Dave Putt
Chippewa District Commissioner

30 Day Challenges for Cub Scouts

Resources to help both Parents and Leaders support #ScoutingAtHome

Chippewa District Photo Contest Winner

The winner of the April School Closure Photo Contest Winner is Jamisen from P158. Congratulations Jamisen! Jamisen has won a FREE PASS to the Fall Camporee at Wolcott Mill Metropark, September 26.

Please note that the deadline to submit your favorite outdoor photo for the next photo contest is noon May 11. Please send your favorite photo to Dave Putt at dputt5@yahoo.com and include your name, scout unit and a brief description of what your photo is about.

The winning photo for May will be published in chippyblog and announced at the May 14th Roundtable.

12th Annual Boy Scout Memorabilia Show & Trade-O-Ree

Trading • Buying • Selling • Browsing • Showing • Learning

Friday – March 6th (4 pm to 11 pm) and Saturday – March 7th (8 am to 4 pm)
(Doors open for table vendors at 2 pm on Friday)

LOCATION: D-bar-A Scout Ranch in the Wyckoff Lodge Dining Hall
(880 E. Sutton Road – Metamora, Michigan 48455) See map of D-bar-A on back.

FREE Admission for EVERYONE – All Scouts in uniform will receive a free patch!

A mix of affordable food and beverages will be available on site for the entire event.

Like the Antique Road Show, there will be qualified Scout Memorabilia Experts to answer questions and appraise your memorabilia for free.

Collections & Scouting Heritage Merit Badge Counselors will be available. Scouts, don’t forget signed Blue Cards.

Overnight indoor accommodations at camp available to table vendors free of charge.

The Thomas D. Trainor Scout Museum will be open that weekend and a docent will be there to show around those interested in visiting.

12th Annual Boy Scout Memorabilia Show & Trade-O-Ree

Trading • Buying • Selling • Browsing • Showing • Learning

Friday – March 6th (4 pm to 11 pm) and Saturday – March 7th (8 am to 4 pm)
(Doors open for table vendors at 2 pm on Friday)

LOCATION: D-bar-A Scout Ranch in the Wyckoff Lodge Dining Hall
(880 E. Sutton Road – Metamora, Michigan 48455) See map of D-bar-A on back.

FREE Admission for EVERYONE – All Scouts in uniform will receive a free patch!

A mix of affordable food and beverages will be available on site for the entire event.

Like the Antique Road Show, there will be qualified Scout Memorabilia Experts to answer questions and appraise your memorabilia for free.

Collections & Scouting Heritage Merit Badge Counselors will be available. Scouts, don’t forget signed Blue Cards.

Overnight indoor accommodations at camp available to table vendors free of charge.

The Thomas D. Trainor Scout Museum will be open that weekend and a docent will be there to show around those interested in visiting.

Salute to Snowflakes

Outdoor winter themed activities and crafts

  • Slingshots
  • Archery
  • Hockey
  • Penguin Poppers
  • Snowball Shooter
  • Tug-of-war
  • & more!!!

Event is entirely outdoors, includes lunch (Hotdog, chips, cocoa, coffee, soup) and a patch for the Scouts.

Please dress appropriately for the weather- boots, hats, gloves, etc.  No jeans and No tennis shoes.

PLEASE BRING A CAN OF CHICKEN OR BEEF BROTH SOUP FOR EACH PARTICIPANT

Leader Position-Specific Training

even (7) Trainings All in One Place!!!

 

  • Cubmaster & Assistant Cubmaster Training
  • Den Leader & Assistant Den Leader (two sessions, choose one)
  • Pack Committee Training
  • Chartered Organization Representative (COR) Training (Open to all Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, Venturing & Sea Scout Units)
  • Scoutmaster / Assistant Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training
  • Troop Committee Challenge
  • STEM Nova Counselor Training (Open to all Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, Venturing & Sea Scout Units)