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3-22-17 Hoagie Pickup Pinewood Derby etc

posted Mar 21, 2017, 4:42 PM by Cub Master   [ updated Jun 1, 2017, 5:33 AM by Web Master Pack 94 ]
Reminder: Hoagie Pickup is this afternoon from 4 to around 530. If you are going to be late, please contact Mr Dunn. Pickup is in the vestibule at St Paul's (red doors entrance to Fellowship Hall.

Akelaland Campership application deadline through Minsi Trails Council ..April 1st! Please see below: 

Camperships can only be granted IF the unit is attending a Council run summer camp (Settlers, Minsi or Akelaland) or if a cub scout is attending a council run Day Camp. Please refer to the guidelines for filling out the form and returning it to us. The firm deadline is April 1, 2017.


See this link for campership form and information:


HEALTH FORMS are due as soon as possible. If attending Summer camp you MUST have part C (physical) completed by your Doctor, or you will not be allowed to attend. (this includes adult volunteers) Health forms are available at Minsi Trails council website. Getting the form online is preferred since you can fill parts A and B online and print all sections A,B,C out. http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/HealthandSafety/ahmr.aspx

All Adults attending Summer camp are required to be Youth Protection Trained, as well as have PA Act 15 Clearances completed. If you do not have both you will not be able to attend.  We take the safety of our Youth VERY Seriously.


Much Help is needed for set up on Friday evening, and Race Day responsibilities...Email will be sent tonight. 

General information:

Remember initial weigh in and inspection is Friday night. You will need to weigh in on Friday, and on Race Day Saturday. Also, you may not test this year's car on the track at any time before the race. 

PLEASE remember to graphite the axles before the car is being placed in PIT Row. Once the car is through Inspection on Saturday and placed on PIT Row, the cars cannot be lubricated with Graphite, or worked on in any way. 

Please note that check in and registration ends at 9:45 am on Race day.

We will be following North Valley District Pinewood Derby rules as announced weekly, and handed out at Den Meetings. The rules must be followed or the car will be disqualified and ineligible for Trophies and the District Race. The rules are also available by following this link:  


Food will be available for purchase on Saturday, breakfast items as well as lunch items. 

Each Scout will receive a pass for a free main dish item, one side, and one drink.

Weigh in:

Friday    4/7/2017  
Doors Open  (for registration) 6:00 PM
Check - in, Registration 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Set up 5:00 PM until ?

Race Day:

Saturday  4/8/2017  
Doors Open   8:00 AM
Check - in, Registration 8:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Star Spangled Banner 10:00 AM
Race Begins 10:00 AM