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These entries are from dens that have bridged into Boy Scouts.  Feel free to browse to get some great ideas for activities from experienced Scouters and Scouts.

 

Webelos Men Get Handy

by October 27, 2013

The Webelos II men spent their Sunday afternoon learning about automobile and bicycle maintenance and in the process made progress on their Handyman Activity Badge.   The boys had the opportunity to top off Mr. Remley’s motor oil, optimize his tire air pressure, and rotate all 4 of his tires.   When they were finished, […]

 

Camp Cherry Valley

by January 8, 2013

Bear & Webelos I Families – It’s time to make plans for Camp Cherry Valley this summer!   “Cub Resident Camp” runs 8/15/13 – 8/18/13.  The theme this year will be “Native American Adventure Island,” meaning activities and campfires will feature the adventures of native American life.  Scouts, adults, and staff wear costumes with that theme for campfires.  Camp Cherry Valley […]

 

The Stealth Ninjas Camp in December

by December 11, 2012

The Stealth Ninjas braved the cold and rain at Oso Lake this past weekend. The 10 brave Webelos attended the Great Outdoors Webelos Camp out, and earned their Forester, Geologist, Naturalist, and Outdoorsman Activity Badges. The boys prepared their own foil dinners and sticky buns over hot coals for their main meal, and enjoyed plenty […]

 

The Stealth Ninjas Prepare for Advent

by December 6, 2012

The Webelos Den completed an achievement for their Craftsman badge last weekend, and celebrated the first Sunday of Advent by creating advent wreaths for their own family tables. The boys learned about type of saws and their usage.  The Scouts cut precise wood components using nothing more than a stick of wood, a mitre box, a hand saw, and a whole lot […]

 

Stealth Ninjas Hike Chantry Flats

by July 16, 2012
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The Stealth Ninja Webelos Den spent a July Saturday morning exploring the flora and fauna of the Angeles National Forest. After a brief encounter with a brown bear, the den hiked to Sturtevant’s Falls and paused for a small snack and photos. Most scouts got a just a little wet crossing the many streams that […]

 

Mighty Bears Zip Over the OC

by May 8, 2012

The Mighty Bear Den went Zip-Lining at the OC Outdoor Education Center last weekend, flying through the air with the greatest of ease.  The Scouts got their land legs back just in time for the day’s adventure after their kayaking excursion the week before.   Only a few bugs were eaten before the flying bears […]

 

Bears Take Over Newport Harbor

by May 2, 2012

The Mighty Bear Den boarded kayaks in Newport Harbor last weekend, maneuvering their small crafts around sailboats, yachts, and other vessels in the harbor.  Some Bears had to row with their parent as dead weight behind them.  One parent and scout team even demonstrated a man-over-board drill.  A great time was had by all.  Check out the […]

 

Webelos Earn Their Engineer Badge at UCLA

by January 17, 2012

On Sunday, January 8, 2012, all eleven Stealth Bombers took a trip to UCLA’s Pauley Pavillion and met with former cub scout leader and engineer Mr. Mark Josten.  The visit included a tour of the current contruction to the Pauley Pavillion along with some engineering lectures by Mr. Josten.  A great time was had by all […]

 

Bears and Wolves Entertain at the Emeritus

by December 13, 2011

The Mighty Bear Den brought Christmas cheer to the Emeritus Assisted Living Community last Friday with Christmas carols and companionship. After the singing, the boys had a chance to visit with the residents and give them Christmas cards that they had made.  Three Wolves joined in with the Bears and brought home-made cookies to the […]

 

Webelos I Stealth Bombers Brave the Cold at Oso Lake!

by December 12, 2011

This past weekend, eleven Stealth Bombers braved the cold at Oso Lake for the very first camping trip as a den outside of Family Camp.  Over the weekend, the boys earned FOUR activity badges toward their rank.  Four campers stayed the second night to go out early and fish for bass and catfish!  A great […]

 

Webelos I Hit the Trail in Remembrance of 9/11

by September 11, 2011

Den 3 Memorial Hike on 9/11 On September 11, 2011, Pack 811’s Webelos I’s (Den 3) hit the train in remembrance of the those who made the ultimate sacrifice on this 10th Anniversary of 9/11.  The Webelos took on a portion of the Fullerton Trail and completed a 4.1 mile hike.  At the peak atop […]

 

Snake Delays Webelos Den Hike in Carbon Canyon.

by June 13, 2011

Den 2 was delayed on the trail for a few minutes while a long common snake crossed our path. The scouts were very much interested in the snake but knew to keep a safe distance and the snake would move along. What a great sight. Following the hike the scouts had another encounter with a […]

 

2011 Cub Resident Camp Leader/Parents Guide

by May 14, 2011

2011 TREASURE ISLAND CUB RESIDENT CAMP May 16, 2011 Good Afternoon Scout Leaders and Parents, I hope you are excited about your upcoming trip to Cherry Valley this August.  I have attached the 2011 Cub Resident Parent/Leaders Guide. Please share this email with all of your parents, they can print what they need. If you […]

 

Wolves Hit the Trail

by April 5, 2011

A dozen wolves and their families were spotted on the hills around the Oak Canyon Nature Center on Sunday afternoon.  The scouts held their den meeting in the canyon, learning a skit and planting vegetable seedlings for a home taco garden.   Following the meeting, the boys led their families on a grueling 2 mile hike up […]

 

Wolf Den to Hit the Links

by February 14, 2011

The Wolf Den will have a Golf Outing on Friday, February 25th at the Brea Creek Golf Course.  The scouts will receive a lesson from Jim Howe, the golf instructor at the course.   All equipment will be provided. Scouts will meet at the SAM lunch benches at no later than 3:00pm with their signed permission […]

 
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