Monday, August 7, 2017

August Updates and Events

Back to school means back to scouting!  We hope all of our scouting families have had a wonderful and relaxing summer.  We are busy planning a fun calendar of exciting activities for all our Cub Scouts.  Be sure to check out the calendar link for a of upcoming meeting dates.

Pack Picnic
Saturday, August 26th
Morrison Park, Agoura Hills
Here's a chance to catch up with all your Cub Scout friends and enjoy some yummy food and fun games.  Meet at Morrison Park in Agoura Hills.  We will have a potluck lunch (sign up via Evite).  Then stay for fun and games.  This event is for the whole family.  Hope to see you there!

Rocket Academy Event
Sunday, September 10th
3:30-5:00 pm
Morrison Park, Agoura Hills
Our third annual Rocket Academy event is right around the corner.  Please invite your friends and neighbors to come and see how much fun scouting can be.  We will make several kinds of air powered rockets and share some rocket treats, too!  Please sign up here to help out with this event.

Online Registration is coming!
Pack 227 is going digital.  This year we will be participating in the BSA online registration program and collecting dues through PayPal.  Watch your email for more information coming soon.

Mark Your Calendars:
Den Meetings:  Sept 14th 7-8pm at St. Max
Flag Ceremony at City Hall:  Sept 13 at 5:45pm
Pack Meeting:  September 28th 7-8 pm at St. Max

Saturday, April 29, 2017

May Updates and Events

Cub Scout Pack 227 has many fun events planned for the month of May.

Spring Campout
May 5-7 at Leo Carrillo
Sites 6, 7, 109, 111, 113, 115
$6 pp/per night
Sign Up Here
Dinner provided by the pack
Breakfast Potluck:  sign up here
Lunch on your own.
You will be required to pay for parking upon arrival.

Flag Ceremony at City Hall
Wednesday, May 10th.  5:45 pm
Meet in front of the library.  
Sign up here

End of Year Awards Ceremony
Thursday, May 11th
6:30-7:30 pm
Malibou Lake
Awards, Campfire with songs and s'mores
Bring flashlights, lanterns or headlamps
Families are invited to come early for fishing at Malibou Lake
Bring your own pole and bait!

Memorial Day Flag Placement
Saturday, May 27
Pierce Brothers in Westlake Village
Hot dog lunch provided for volunteers
Sign up here

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

April Updates and Events

Pack Meeting Thursday, April 20th
O'Reilly Hall at St. Max

Please join us as we honor our scouts who have earned the Arrow of Light!

Spring Camping
May 5-7
Leo Carrillo State Park
Sign up online here
Payment due at April pack meeting.  $6 per person/per night

Day Camp
Two options for summer day camp.  Sign up for one or both!

Las Colinas District:  Sign up online here
July 17-21.  $135 (before May 1)

Conejo Valley District:  Sign up at pack meeting
June 19-23.  $140
Print and bring registration form and medical form.
Forms available for download here

Range Officer Training
We are looking for volunteers who would like to become range officers for our pack. 
Training Saturday April 29th.  9-12 in Camarillo
Sign up here

Upcoming Events
Mark your calendars now for the following events:
May 10:  Flag ceremony at Agoura Hills City Council meeting
May 11:  Final meeting/Awards ceremony at Malibou Lake
May 27:  Memorial Day Flag placement at Pierce Brothers

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Pinewood Derby

Pack 227 will hold its annual Pinewood Derby race this Saturday, March 25th.  
The derby will take place at St. Max in O'Reilly Hall.
Arrive at noon to check in your car.  
Hot dog meals ($6/each) will be available for purchase from Jersey Dogs.
With over forty cars racing, it's important that we start on time!  
The derby should end between 2-3 pm.
Looking forward to seeing you there.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

February Events

Den Meetings
Thursday, February 9th.  7pm at St. Max
Last chance to RSVP and pay for the Blue and Gold Banquet!

Blue and Gold Banquet
Thursday, February 16th.  6:30pm at St. Max
Mad Science Show, Catered Dinner, Awards and Special Guests
$6/per person

Shooting Sports Party
The scouts voted and chose a shooting sports party as the reward for their successful First Aid Kit fundraiser.  This event will take place on Sunday, February 26th, from 12:30-4:00pm at Camp Josepho.  Scouts will enjoy a pizza lunch and then an afternoon of BB Guns and Archery.  We'll end the party with songs, skits and s'mores around the campfire.  Remember to bring your new s'mores sticks!  This event is FREE for scouts.  $20 per participating sibling.  Sign up online. 

Pinewood Derby Build Clinic
Build your car in one hour!  Gets hints and tips from experts!  Sign up online.

Monday, January 9, 2017

January Updates and Events

Lots of fun in store for Cub Scout Pack 227 in 2017.
Check out the fun events and meetings planned for January!

Flag Ceremony at Agoura Hills City Hall
Wednesday, January 11th.  5:45-6:15 pm
Full Class A Uniforms
All Scouts who have participated in City Council flag ceremonies will be recognized by the mayor and council members at the Blue an Gold banquet.  If you have not yet participated, please be sure to sign up this month or next!  It's very special for the boys to receive recognition from their city leaders.

Den Meetings
Thursday, January 12th.  7-8pm
The Webelos I den will be meeting off site at Fire Station 89.  Other dens will meet at St. Max.

Pack Meeting
Thursday, January 19th.  7-8 pm
We will be kicking off our Pinewood Derby preparations at this meeting.  Learn what makes a fast car and sketch out your ideas.  All scouts will receive a free car kit to take home.  Siblings may also participate in the derby for a $10 fee which includes the car kit and race entry. 
Please be sure to wear your full Class A uniform to the meeting.  We will be taking photos for the Blue & Gold banquet.

Upcoming Events for Your Calendar
Scout Sunday 2/5/17
Flag Ceremony 2/8/17
Den Meetings 2/9/17
Blue and Gold Banquet 2/16/17
BB Gun & Archery Day 2/25/17
Pinewood Derby 3/25/17


Thursday, November 10, 2016

November Updates and Events

Santa Comes to Agoura Food Drive
Food donation collection day is Saturday, November 12th
Sorting on Friday, November 18th
Packing and distribution Saturday, December 10th

November Pack Meeting
Thursday, November 17th   7pm at St. Max
Bring non-perishable food items for donation.

Uniform Inspections
Thursday, November 17th during the Pack Meeting
Make sure your uniform is complete!
Uniform inspection sheets can be found here:

First Aid Kit Fundraiser
All money is due at the Pack Meeting on 11/17/16.
Bring cash or checks made payable to BSA Pack 227.
Scouts will receive one raffle ticket for each kit sold. 
Sell 10 kits and get two extra raffle tickets.
The raffle will be held at the Pack Meeting.
If you can't attend the Pack Meeting, please arrange to turn in your money 
and get your raffle tickets BEFORE the meeting.   
We still have a few kits left if you'd like to sell more!