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Cub Scout Activities

Scout Night At The World’s Toughest Rodeo

Scout Night At World’s Toughest Rodeo
Friday, January 24, 2020
7:30 p.m.
Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul
$20 per person

The World’s Toughest Rodeo returns to St. Paul Friday, January 24, 2020, at Xcel Energy Center starting at 7:30p.m. 

The sidewalk ends and the Wild West begins at the World’s Toughest Rodeo featuring three fan favorite events; Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding and the most extreme sport – Bull Riding!

Bull Jumper Emmanuel Lataste is also scheduled to return!  The Frenchman will show off his unbelievable athletic talent and nerves of steel.

Scout Packages include:  Ticket, early access to pre-show Scout time on the dirt at 5:30 p.m., plus a rodeo patch!  

Tickets must be purchased through mail.  Please see attached form.  

Orders are due by January 15, 2020 and are based on ticket availability.

Click here for Rodeo Ticket Order Form

Questions please contact Karen Reisinger at 651-312-3486



Mad Bobber Fishing Contest

Mad Bobber Fishing Contest
Saturday, February 1, 2020
Noon – 3pm
Duck Lake in Madison Lake, MN
$20 per person  $5 age 15 and under

Please join us for mid-winter ice fishing fun!  It’s the Mad Bobber Fishing Contest held on Duck Lake.

This year’s event is on Saturday, February 1, 2020, and features $20,000 in cash & prizes.

Registration begins at 10 a.m. with fishing from Noon-3pm.  There are 25 fishing category prizes, 25 adult participation prizes and 25 youth participation prizes.

To register for this event please go to http://madbobber.com

Questions call 507-243-3216

 

Cub Scout Sledding Party
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Sibley Park Sledding Hill, Mankato
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
No Cost to Attend – just register!

Let’s celebrate this crazy season called winter by going sledding at one of the best sledding hills in Mankato.  All Cub Scouts are invited to join in the fun.

Sledding begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 22, 2020, on the Sibley Park Hill in Mankato.  We’ll spend time sledding on the hill, warming up in the Scout shelter, enjoying hot chocolate and Dutch Oven Pizza.  Even though the event runs from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., you are welcome to come and go as you’d like.

Cub Scouts need to be dressed appropriately in full winter sledding gear and to bring their own sleds.  Also, all Cub Scouts must be accompanied by an adult.

This event is free of charge but you must register on the twinvalleybsa.org website.  Registration closes February 19, 2020.

Questions please contact event hosts Troop 76 and Troop 8

Chris Sandquist,  507-327-5149 or
Becky Sandquist, 507-995-2946
cbsand@hickorytech.net

Let’s Burn Up The Tracks!
Austin Noon Kiwanis Pinewood Derby Race
Saturday April 25, 2020
Austin Chrysler Jeep, Austin MN
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

It’s time to “Burn Up The Tracks” with Pinewood Derby Racing!  Sign up for this fast paced event and have a great time racing against Cub Scouts from different Packs.

This event is sponsored by the Austin Noon Kiwanis Club of Austin, MN, and will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2020, at Austin Chrysler Jeep (2905 West Oakland Avenue) from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  This race is open to all Cub Scouts and Non-Scouting Youth (K-5).

There is no cost to participate but you must register through the twinvalleybsa.org website.  Registration will be open until Thursday, April 23, 2020.

To help things move along on the day of the race, below is the listing of race times.  Everyone is welcome to spend the morning watching races however, please know families only need to be present during their child’s race event.  Cars will be checked in during the appropriate time slot only.

  • Lion & Tiger Cubs
    • 9:30 weigh in and inspection.
    • 9:50 racing
  • Wolf Cubs
    • 9:50 weigh in and inspection
    • 10:10 racing
  • Bear Cubs
    • 10:10 weigh in and inspection
    • 10:30 racing
  • Webelos & Arrow of Light (4th and 5th grade)
    • 10:30 weigh in and inspection
    • 10:50 racing
  • Open Class (non-Cubs)
    • 10:50 weigh in and inspection
    • 11:10 racing

The top four winners in each class, including the open class, will receive trophies. 

All cars, even the open class, must be made this year.

The Austin Noon Kiwanis Club is also offering pre-race events.  Please see attachments for details.  This is a great way to hold a race if you do not have access to a track or have a large number of racers.

Pre Race details

For questions please contact Race Coordinator, Jean McDermott at 507-438-1563 or jmcdermott@pacellischools.org

 

S.T.E.M. Academy – Technology
Saturday, May 9, 2020
Cedar Point Scout Camp
1-5 p.m.
No Cost To Attend – just register!
Limited to 25 Cub Scouts grades 2-4

Due to a generous grant from “Valero Benefit for Children”, we are excited to announce our  S.T.E.M. Academy. 

This is the first of four academies that will be held during 2020.

All academies are different, have cool experiments, fun activities and interactive learning.

Technology will be the area of study at this first academy.  We will explore how a simple machine and  modern day technology affect our everyday lives.  Tech Talk and Swing! are the sessions to be covered.

 TECH TALK – How is technology used in the Cub Scout adventures of

  • World of Sound
  • Build It
  • Movie Making
  • Finding Your Own Way

SWING!  Simple Machines can be fascinating.  How are they used in

  • Paws of Skill
  • Baloo the Builder
  • A Bear Goes Fishing

There is not a charge to attend this academy but you must register for proper planning.  We are limited to 25 Cub Scouts but be sure to add your name to the waitlist (if applicable) just in case.  Due to the nature of the adventures, Cub Scouts must currently be in grades 2-4.

Registration will open soon.

Question please contact Rob Groebner.