Registration Is Open For Day Camp   

Registration is open for 2018 Cub Scout Day Camp! You and your Scout will enjoy space-themed activities along with classic outdoor fun like archery, water sports, games, and more at 13 different camp locations across our council. Day Camp is a great way to get any new Cub Scouts (boys or girls) who join in the Spring active in Scouting's outdoor program. CLICK HERE to see the list of camps and register.
Your Cub Can Learn From An Astronaut!   

Bring the family to STEMboree, our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) event at the Frank Fickett Scout Center on March 3. We will have robots, engineers, makers, drones, critters and more in our free Midway. Your Cub Scout or youth can also sign up for NOVA Classes and STEM adventures online, including a special session of "Out of this World" taught by Astronaut Greg Chamitoff. CLICK HERE to register.
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Show Your Best Pack Activity At Cub-O-Ree   

Mark your calendars for April 20-22 for another great Cub Scout event! Cub-O-Ree at Smilin V Scout Ranch is a chance for your pack to show off its best activity and compete for prizes.  Overnight camping is available to those packs providing activity stations, or willing to help behind the scenes. CLICK HERE for links to a flyer and to register.
Sign Up For TechLab: Caves   

Our award-winning STEAM Day Camp challenges your Scout to explore STEM as they prepare to live in cave environments. Classes cover Robotics, Electronics, Programming, Woodworking/CNC and more!   There are new classes this year at both the 3rd-5th grade level and the 6th-9th grade level. Camp takes place at Austin ISD's Applied Technology Center at Anderson High School in five week-long sessions in June and July. More information and registration at techlab.camp.
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It's Back! Cub Scout Resident Camp   

Are you looking to transition your Scout from day camp to overnight camp? Searching for a more traditional camp experience where kids can get off the electronics and out into nature? Cub Scout Resident Camp (Overnight Summer Camp) is back - and bigger than ever! For more information, visit bsacac.org/cubresidentcamp.

We are now hiring staff for Cub Resident Camp! If you are looking for a great way to spend two weekends in June and earn some extra money while helping Cub Scouts have the time of their lives, consider helping staff resident camp. For more information, please contact Shea Mackin at sheamackin@yahoo.com. 
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Upcoming Cub Scout Training Available   

(Links are either registration links or to email the course leader)
 
Help Us Honor Volunteer Leaders In March    

Join us on Saturday, March 24, from 1pm-4pm at the  Frank Fickett Scout Training and Service Center to honor Scouters and community leaders receiving our 2018 council level awards. There is no charge to attend this terrific celebration of service to youth through Scouting - but we do need you to register to get a headcount for refreshments. CLICK HERE to see a list of award recipients and a link to register. 
In Memoriam 

The following individuals or organizations have made generous memorial/honorary contributions in support of local Scouting:

In memory of Kenneth Wallgren
Richard and Lynda Myers
A Gift That Keeps Giving To Local Scouting   

Over the past four years, earnings from our council's endowment has helped provide an average of $200,000 a year for capital improvements to our camps and other Scouting facilities. Making a James E. West Fellowship gift is a great way to help build the endowment and provide a lifetime's worth of support for local Scouting. CLICK HERE to learn more about the James E. West Fellowship, and how you can take part.
Shop Notes 

Our regular hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-5:30pm, and Saturday, 10am-2:30pm. If you have questions please feel free to contact us via email at cacshop@scouting.org or by phone at 512-617-8630.
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Scout Discount Events 

Texas Stars vs. Chicago
  • Saturday, March 3, 2018
  • Doors open at 6pm, Puck drops at 7pm
  • HEB Center at Cedar Park
  • Customized Stars Scout Patch, Recognition of Top Popcorn Selling Pack, Recognition of Eagle Scout Class of 2017, Post-game photo on the ice
  • Special group pricing at $17
  • CLICK HERE for a flyer
  • CLICK HERE to purchase tickets (use promo code BoyScouts) or call 512-600-5019 or email Steve at sbracale@texasstars.com
University of Texas basketball vs. West Virginia
  • Saturday, March 3, 2018
  • 11:00am
  • Frank Erwin Center
  • $20 tickets for Scouts and Scouting families (or $25 for tickets to both Mississippi and West Virginia games)
  • To purchase tickets, visit texassports.com/promos and use the promo code SCOUTS or call 512-471-3333 and mention the code SCOUTS
University of Texas baseball vs. Kansas
  • March 16, 17, 18
  • Details TBA
Round Rock Express vs. Iowa
  • Sunday, May 6
  • Dell Diamond
  • Details TBA
Rock Rock Express vs. Reno (Scout Overnight)
  • Friday, July 27
  • Dell Diamond
  • Details TBA
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