Winter Wonderland Workshops

Saturday January 14, 2012

Durland Scout Reservation – 1 Clear Lake, Putnam Valley, NY – Jones Cabin

IT MAY NOT SNOW, BUT IT IS FORECAST TO BE COOOOOOLLLLLLDDDDD! COLD!!
We will be sleeping over into Sunday Morning, but you are NOT required to sleep over.
Just remember that the boys do have Monday off to recover! :)  

 
MEALS
  • EAT LUNCH BEFORE YOU COME
  • DINNER WITH THE PACK – $10 PER FAMILY
  • CEREAL/ COFFEE etc the next morning is included
 
 
PLEASE BRING
  • BRING WATER BOTTLE
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Pillows
  • Blankets
  • Toilet paper (Bathroom is outside!)
  • Flashlights
  • Toiletries (toothpaste, tooth brushes, etc.)
 
GEAR FOR A 45-MINUTE HIKE
  • Winter Hat
  • Gloves
  • Hooded sweatshirts
  • Extra Socks – at least 3 pair
  • Boots, Boots, Boots
  • Long Johns
  • Winter Coat 
 
INSIDE
  • Sweatpants
  • Slippers
  • PJs
  • T shirts (Wood burning stove gets HOT)
  • No kid electronics (We’re talking No Nintendo DS, etc.)
  • PLEASE Bring playing cards, chess sets, board games FOR AFTER DINNER

Webelos Klondike on February 11, 2012

The Webelos will be preparing for the Klondike Derby on Saturday, February 11, 2012. The Klondike Derby is the day before the Pinewood Derby!
 
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Here is our sled, before it is spiffed up.
 
At the Klondike on February 11, 2012, the Webelos may be doing some the following tasks:
  1. Obstacle Course
  2. Memory Task
  3. Rescue – involves knot tying
  4. Ski-Race
  5. Fire Starting Task
  6. Balto Race
  7. Orienteering
  8. First Aid (make a stretcher)
  9. Gold Mining
  10. Log Race

We’re going to be practicing these events at the Den Meeting and the Winter Workshops this weekend.