STEMtastic Summer At TechLab: Rainforest 

Your Cub Scout won't find a better, more hands-on STEAM Day Camp than TechLab! Campers this year will learn what it takes to survive in the rainforest. Five week-long sessions in June and July at Austin ISD's Applied Technology Center at Anderson High School.

CLICK HERE to learn more and register
A Great Summer Experience For Your Scout!   

Cub Scout Day Camp is one of the most affordable and fun experiences available for your Scout and his siblings! You can sign up as a family or as a pack. Choose from a dozen different locations, all with a theme of "Bug Hunters".

CLICK HERE to get camp dates, location, and links to register
Ready To Camp Like A Boy Scout? 

Space still remains for your Webelos Scout at Webelos Extreme Adventure Camp! He'll get to try activities available in Boy Scouting, plus start learning how to work together in a patrol of his peers. Camp is July 16-19 at Lost Pines Scout Reservation.

CLICK HERE to learn more
CLICK HERE to register
MEGA Training
MEGA Training In May 

MEGA Training is coming May 19-21! Come make new friends and find all your training needs in one mega-fun packed weekend at Lost Pines. CLICK HERE to visit our page for more information.
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Chaplain Training During MEGA Training 

Are you a new Unit Chaplain or Chaplain Aide? Are you interested in learning more about the religious emblems program, and helping more Scouts in your pack earn a religious emblem in their faith? Join us for Chaplain Training during MEGA Training at Lost Pines Scout Reservation May 19-21.

CLICK HERE to get the links to register for Chaplain and Chaplain Aide Classroom Training Training on Friday evening, May 19, and Chaplain Outdoor Training from Saturday, May 20, to Noon Sunday, May 21.

Once you've registered for those courses, CLICK HERE to take the Chaplain Fast Start training online, and download the Chaplain and Chaplain Aide Handbook. These will prepare you for the weekend training. For more information contact Maria Talamo, 512-299-7771,
Upcoming Cub Scout Training Available   

(Links are either registration links or to email the course leader)

May 20 - Basic Archery Instructor Certification
June 24 - BALOO (Buda)
Check Your Records Now For Recharter Later   

We know - feels like you just finished recharter. But our council commissioner corps says there's a little work you can do NOW that will make the next recharter easier. CLICK HERE to learn more. 

Have questions? Ask your Unit Commissioner. Don't know who your Unit Commissioner? Contact your area's District Commissioner for further information. Each District Commissioner is listed on our district contacts page.
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Pinewood Derby Invitation

Thunderbird District invites any Cub Scouts who wish to compete to its Pinweood Derby this Saturday, May 20, at the LDS church at 5201 Convict Hill Road. The event is free and you don't have to be in Thunderbird District to participate. Visit to learn more.
Popcorn Planning

The following individuals have made generous contributions to Scouting in memory or in honor of the following individuals:

In memory of Jerry Jennings
Ann Love, Mark Love, Gary and Leigh Wyatt

In memory of Don McCullough
Wanda Page

In memory of Carolyn Parker
George Ramsey III

In memory of Beau Ross
Kathleen Panoff

In memory of Mick McAllister
Ann Love
Shop Notes 

Summer is almost here and we have many ideas/kits to keep your Cub Scout busy while school is out (wood, leather, nature, NOVA, health, Raingutter Regatta).

Come by to check out the new Cub Scout T-shirts (class B uniforms).

Yes, it's true - Youth X-large khaki uniform shirts will be available soon (in poplin and microfiber).

The Scout Shop staff thanks each participant of the online shopping survey - improvements are underway! If you have questions please feel free to contact us via email at or by phone at 512-617-8630.
Schlitterbahn Tickets Now Available At Shop 

Planning a pack summertime trip to Schlitterbahn? Buy your tickets at the Scout Shop and save a few bucks. You can pay for them using your Scout Shop unit account. Here are the discounted prices we're able to offer:
  • Scout Days at Schlitterbahn (June 4-30; Saturdays excluded) - $35.99 Adult and Child
  • 1 Day Adult General Admission - $47.59 (reg $50.99) - valid all season, no blackout dates
  • 1 Day Child/Senior Admission - $37.39 (reg $38.99) - valid all season, no blackout dates
If you have questions please feel free to contact us via email at or by phone at 512-617-8630.
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Discount Offer In July 

July 7, 2017 - Round Rock Express vs. Colorado Springs
  • Dell Diamond, Round Rock
  • Pre-game parade on the field at 6:10pm
  • First pitch at 7:05pm
  • Scout overnight at Dell Diamond
  • Post-game fireworks
  • Half-price tickets offered to Scouts and their families
  • CLICK HERE to get ticket purchase form
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