Mid-May Rank Advancement Ceremony

 You’re invited to the

 Rank Advancement Ceremony and Family Campout

on Saturday, May 14th to Sunday, May 15th

at McFarlane Nature Park

276 Farm Road, Marietta 30067

Saturday 12:00pm to Sunday 10:00am 

Rank Advancement Ceremony at 2:00pm

Family Campout Cost: $10/per person

(Cost includes dinner, s’mores & breakfast)

RSVP by Monday, May 9th at the Committee Meeting at Living Hope Church (8pm).

 We need a GRUB MASTER! Would you like to be the Grub Master for this family campout? If so, please let me know ASAP!! You would work with Britni Cress on the menu. She has volunteered to shop. 

You and your scout are welcome to attend just the 2pm Rank Advancement ceremony if you are unable to participate in the overnight camp.

Thanks – Michelle

events.703@gmail.com 

Save the date! April 16th – Big Shanty Festival Parade

We expect our Pack to be able to march in the parade at the Big Shanty Festival Parade on April 16th.  However, we do not usually hear the details like the exact time and location to meet until shortly before the festival.  If you and your scout would like to attend then please plan to be at the Festival in downtown Kennesaw on this date and more details will come before the event.
April 16th – Big Shanty Parade – Kennesaw, GA

Day Camp registration/ We need Parent Volunteers!

Day Camp will be held on Monday, June 6 through Friday, June 10 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Kennesaw United Methodist Church, 1801 Ben King Road, Kennesaw, GA.

Boys will be organized into dens according to rank (LDS grouped by birth date), by home pack as much as possible. Incoming Tiger Cubs (boys entering 1st grade in the fall of 2016) must be accompanied by an Adult Partner.

Each Pack is required to send 1 Adult volunteer for every 3 scouts/siblings participating at Day Camp. We are a volunteer run organization and you are needed! Parents volunteering for the full 5 days of camp receive a $20 discount for each scout attending.

Adult Volunteers: Mandatory training Sat. May 14th 9am-12pm at Kennesaw United Methodist Church.

(Note same date as Adult Volunteer trainingMay 14th Rank Advancement Ceremony & Family Camping @ McFarlane Nature Park - 1:00pm – 9:00am – Ceremony begins at 2:00pm)

Cub Scout - $100
Parents volunteering for the full 5 days of camp receive a $20 discount. Registration after April 21st incurs $25 late fee. Refunds are at the discretion of the Director for emergencies only.

Pixie - $65 for all 5 days;
$15/per day + $10 t-shirt fee
A Pixie is a child of an on-site parent volunteer, at least 3 years of age or older and potty trained.

We register as a Pack. Please bring application, medical form(s) and payment to Committee meetings (April 11) or drop off at my house.  The Day Camp needs your medical form (part A & B) along with your application for their files. NOTE: THIS IS EVEN IF YOU HAVE ALREADY FILLED THIS OUT BEFORE    http://www.scouting.org/filestore/HealthSafety/pdf/680-001_ABC.pdf

Thank you,

Michelle Frazier

1858 Mack Dobbs Road, Kennesaw 30152

Adult Application

Cub Scout Application

Tiger Scout Application

Sibling Application

Den Chief Application

Teen Apprentice

Cub & Webelos Summer Camp at Bert Adams

When:     Wednesday, July 20 – Saturday, July 23, 2016

Where:     Bert Adams – 218 Scout Rd, Covington, GA 30016

Deposit: $15 per Adult/Scout/Sibling due at the time of registration.

Final Payment Due: May 1st.*

*If you are interested in attending please register and pay the $15 deposit ASAP. We try to register as a Pack so we have one camp site however, the camp sites do fill up quickly!

Per BSA rules – IF registering as a family of four then your family may stay together in one tent. If not registering as a family – All scouts/siblings will be in kid only tent(s). All male adults in Male only tent(s). All female adults in a female only tent(s). Example: If you and your scout are attending, you will be in SEPARATE tents however, in the same campsite. 

Registering and paying the deposit will help reserve your spot in the Pack campsite. 

All Scouts must be accompanied by adults.

Cost: 

$85.00 per Adult Leader
$195.00 per Cub Scout
$85.00 per Sibling

Please mail your deposit or payment in full to the address below.

Michelle Frazier

1858 Mack Dobbs Rd, Kennesaw 30152

Checks payable:

July 20 – 23rd summer camp checks are payable to Pack 703.

June 6 – 10th Day Camp checks payable to BSA AAC SCD North Day Camp

Mark Your Calendars – Winter/Spring 2016 Events

Scouting for Food – moved to April. More details to come.

Blue and Gold on Saturday, March 19th
$5 for all guests for pizza, salad, drinks . All scouts are free!
This years theme: “A Scout is One in a Minion!”
If you will would like to attend Blue and Gold please contact Britni Cress at Britni.cress@icloud.com.

We have a Pack overnight trip planned for Saturday, April 30 – Sunday, May 1, 2016 to the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Check-in/Check-out times: 5:30pm on Saturday to Sunday at 8:30am
Cost: $63.50 per person. (includes Overnight activities, Dinner, IMAX and a patch)
*All children must be at least 6 years old.  Email events.703@gmail.com to register.

Mark your calendars for additional upcoming events:

  • April 16th – Big Shanty Parade – Kennesaw, GA
  • April 25th – Pack Meeting at Living Hope Church
  • May 14 – 15th – Rank Advancement Ceremony & Family Camping @ McFarlane Nature Park
  • May 28th – Memorial Day Flag Laying @ Kennesaw Memorial Park
  • June 6-10th Silver Comet North Day Camp @ Kennesaw UMC/Ben King Rd.

Upcoming Events for New & Returning Scouts

School Night for Scouting at Bullard Elementary cafeteria on Thursday, August 20th at 7:00pmThis is a great opportunity for 1st – 5th grade boys interested in scouting! Learn more about our Pack and what scouting has to offer. 


First Pack meeting of the 2015-2016 school year will be on Monday, August 24th at 6:45pm at Living Hope Church 3450 Stilesboro Rd NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152.
Please join us!

Check Out the 2015 Schedule of Events! Wow!

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If you have any questions please contact Michelle Frazier at events.703@gmail.com.

2015 Pack Events
More details and registration/payment information will be emailed to our Pack and announced at our monthly Pack meetings.
March 14th: Scouting for Food – bag distribution 
March 21st - Scouting for Food – bag collection 
Cancelled – will schedule another service project in the future.

April 18th: Big Shanty Festival Parade  at Downtown Kennesaw
More details on parade location spot and morning meeting time will be emailed to the Pack a week before when we receive details. 

April 25th – April 26thScout Night Crawler overnight* at Atlanta Zoo: Registration for this event has closed.

May 16th – May 17th: Rank Advancement Ceremony & Family Camping* at McFarlane Nature Park. Ceremony time: 2:00pm
* Family Camping registration/payment will be at the March 23rd Pack meeting.

May 23rd: Memorial Day Flag Laying at Kennesaw Memorial Park at 8:00am at Flag pole in the cemetery.