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Cub Scout Bowling Tournament

Published on November 11, 2016,

The Annual District Cub Scout Bowling Tournament is next Saturday, November 19th, at West Seattle Bowl (4505 39th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116).

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There will be two sessions (arrive 30 minutes prior):

Session 1 – 10:00am

Session 2 – 1:00pm

To register, click here.

The fee is $22.00 for each parent/scout team. The fee includes two games and shoes for both bowlers. The Cub Scouts also earn the bowling segment and certificate! The top three teams at each Den level win a trophy!

Boys (1st-5th grade) who aren’t Scouts are also invited!

For more information, visit the Aquila District website, here.

Hope to see everyone next Saturday!

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November Pack Meeting at Duwamish Longhouse

Published on November 7, 2016,

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Chief Seattle’s niece at her Shilshole home, 1901

The Dkhw’Duw’Absh

The people known today as the Duwamish Tribe are the Dkhw’Duw’Absh, “The People of the Inside”.  We are the people of Chief Seattle. We are the First People of the City of Seattle, Mercer Island, Renton, Bellevue, Tukwila and much of King County, Washington.  We have never left our ancestral homeland.  We are bringing the strengths of our Native Nation, our culture, our teachings, and our Native values with us into the 21st Century.

Wednesday 11/30 at 6:30 PM we will be meeting at the Duwamish Longhouse instead of Holy Rosary. This is a special night in that we have a Native American Storyteller to share the stories of our area.

4705 West Marginal Way SW Seattle, WA 98106
http://www.duwamishtribe.org/longhouse.html

The parking is very limited so please carpool if you are able to do so.

We will also be welcoming non-perishable items for our Saint Vincent DePaul Food drive in November and December.

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Popcorn is Ready for Pick-Up!

Published on October 24, 2016,

Come and Get Your Popcorn!

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The popcorn to fill all of your orders is here and waiting to be delivered to your customers!  If you put in a popcorn order last week, it is here and ready for you to pick up.  Please contact Cubmaster Eddie Osten to do so, eosten@outlook.com.

Also, if you haven’t chosen your popcorn prizes yet, please do, ASAP.  Let Cubmaster Eddie know what you would like.  Everyone that sold $600 automatically gets two Mariner’s tickets.

Great work with popcorn sales this year!!

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It’s Pumpkin Carving Time!

Published on October 18, 2016,

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Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 at Holy Rosary.

Bring your knives, scrapers, lights, and anything else you need to make the BEST carved pumpkin. We’ll bring the pumpkins and you bring the tools and the creativity! There will be prizes!!! Wear your Class B shirt if you have one, it might get messy! If you don’t have one yet, that’s OK, we just got a new order and will hand them out at the meeting.

Family and Siblings are welcome and extremely encouraged to join us!

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Haunted Hike

Published on October 14, 2016,

Cast in a Brothers Grimm setting, Troop 360’s Haunted Hike is a community event geared toward youth aged 7-12.  As you walk through the scary, dark forest, you will come across a variety of haunted scenes. Somcub_pumpkine may make you laugh, others will drain you of your courage! Either way, this mysterious trek is sure to get you in the mood for Halloween. Everyone is welcome, so bring your whole family, but please be aware that is can be too scary for some younger hikers.

If you’re up for a hike through the woods and a good old-fashioned scaring, put on your hiking boots and join us for an evening of classics like: grave scenes, monsters jumping out at you from the bushes, creatures ambling through the fog, rabid animals howling in the distance, and yes, perhaps even… zombies!!

Saturday, October 29, 2016, 5:30pm – 8pm

Schoenwald Park  (directions)
16030 Sylvester Road SW
Burien, WA 98166

Please direct questions to your Cubmaster or David Ketcherside 206-375-5908 (contact). Boy Scout Troops wanting to create a scene and be part of the hike should also contact David Ketcherside.

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Final Popcorn Orders are Due!

Published on October 10, 2016,

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Popcorn sales are already coming to an end!  This coming Saturday, 10/15, is the last day of the sale.  If you have not already done so, please send your popcorn orders to Cubmaster Eddie Osten no later than Saturday.  You can scan and email your order form, or just write your order into an email- either way works.  Also, if you qualified for any of the prizes, please let me know which prize you would like, I’d hate to guess wrong.  Don’t forget, anyone who sold $600 automatically gets two Mariners tickets as a bonus prize!

I will fill any orders that I am able to with the stock we have left on hand, and remaining orders will be filled when the second order of popcorn arrives in about two weeks.

This year’s sale has been going great so far, thanks to everyone for all of their effort.  Let’s finish this week strong, and don’t forget to turn in those orders by Saturday!  Let me know if you have any questions.

Thanks,

Eddie Osten

eosten@outlook.com

 

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Fall 2016 Campout This Weekend!

Published on September 20, 2016,

Camping

 

Where: Camp Edward, 2600 Monroe Camp Rd., Snohomish, WA 98290.

Who: Everyone! Old scouts, new scouts, family and siblings. Please no pets!

When: Friday September 23rd @ 5:30 PM check-in, to Sunday May 15th 11:00 AM

What:

Friday Night we have a casual evening as families arrive.
Camping: Bring your tent, sleeping bag and overnight essentials, all meals and cooking gear will be provided by the Pack!
Polar Bear dive: Bring your trunks and a towel for Sunday morning!
Skits: Bring jokes, stories and a positive attitude.

This is a beautiful fully equipped scout camp with all newly remodeled amenities, so it’s great for campers of all experience levels!

If you have not already done so, please rsvp through this e-vite, so we can plan for food accordingly:

http://evite.me/m3sPQYbkv1

If you have any questions, contact George Panger, glpanger@hotmail.com, or Kevin Rice, krice.nw@gmail.com

See you there!

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Popcorn Site Sale Sign-Ups are Posted!

Published on September 20, 2016,

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Our first site sale was a huge success, with possibly the most sales ever at more than $1,800!  More popcorn sales sign-ups have now been posted, you can find them under the “Popcorn Site Sales Info” link under the “Popcorn!” heading on the website, or use this link: http://pack793.com/popcorn-site-sales-info/ .  You can also find general info about site sales here.  The Friday 09/30 date is already full, there was a lot of email response for that one.  Also, the Saturday 09/24 sign-up has not been posted yet.  The campout is also that weekend, making logistics for the site sale difficult.  Please contact Cubmaster Eddie Osten directly if you are not going camping and would like to sell popcorn.

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Popcorn Site Sales Dates Added to Calendar!

Published on September 17, 2016,

Get ready to sell some popcorn!  Please take a look at the pack calendar to see the upcoming dates that we will be doing popcorn site sales.  So far, only the dates for QFC have been posted, so check again soon, because we are working on adding more locations.  A sign-up for shifts at each location will be going out shortly, so stay tuned!  Check with Popcorn Kernel Jasen Phelps, jasen001@me.com, or Cubmaster Eddie Osten, eosten@outlook.com, if you have any questions.

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Join Night! Popcorn Kick-Off

Published on September 10, 2016,

Joipg_14n Night and Popcorn Kickoff!

It’s already time for Pack 793’s meetings to start again!  On Monday 09/12 at 6:30 pm in the School Hall we will be having our annual Join Night and Popcorn Kickoff.  Current scouts and their families should come out to find out about the popcorn program this year and to welcome all the new Cub Scout recruits.  If you know anyone interested in Cub Scouting, please invite them to come!  For more information, visit our Pack website, www.Pack793.com, or contact Cubmaster Eddie Osten at eosten@outlook.com.