Attention Parents! It’s almost here. It’s almost time for the 2017 Fall Family Campout. We will be camping at Camp Constantin from Saturday, November 4 and Sunday, November 5. Camp Constantin is part of the Circle Ten Council and located on Possum Kingdom Lake in Palo Pint County. Here is what you need to do in order to attend:
- Complete a registration form – Camping form Fall 2017
- Complete a BSA Medical Form for each member of the family attending the campout (Form A and both Form B’s). You may refer to a previous form on file with the Pack if it is less than one year old. – BSA Medical Forms
- Turn in forms and money on or before the Leadership Meeting on Thursday, October 26 (7:30-9 pm at New World United Methodist Church).
Note: You can now find the Camping Registration Form and other camping resources on the Resources section of the website.
The Fundamentals of Training 8-26-17
Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm
New World United Methodist Church Room 24 (2201 N. Davis Dr., Arlington, TX 76012)
The course is FREE, but registration is requested for planning purposes. Register online here.
This is the first part of the three-part train-the trainer continuum (T3) in Scouting and is intended for both youth and adult trainers. This session is designed to introduce new Scouting trainers to teaching techniques and skills. The second part is Trainer’s Edge taught at the Council Level. The third part of the continuum is the Master Trainer course taught at one of the BSA’s national volunteer training centers or a regional “cluster council” course.
Objectives The purpose of this course is to introduce experienced Scouters and Scouts to the skills needed to provide effective training. Participants after the training will:
- Understand the principles of how people learn.
- Understand four primary methods of instruction used by the BSA.
- Practice the BSA’s training techniques.
The Training is good for any Youth or Adult that might be involved in teaching or instructing other scouts or scouters. Den Leaders, Asst. DL, Den Chiefs, Scoutmasters, Asst. SM, Troop Guides, Instructors, Patrol Leaders, Jr. Asst. SM, Varsity Coaches and Asst., Crew Advisors and Asst. Crew Guide.
This Training is required for Pack Trainers.
The dedicated leadership of Pack 378 has worked hard to schedule in advance as much of the events and meetings as possible for the scouting year (September 2017-August 2018). A convenient year-at-a-glance calendar is printed and available at each Pack meeting on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7 pm. In addition, the most recent version can be found on the Pack 378 Resource Page. You can also view and subscribe to the Pack 378 calendar by visiting our Calendar Page. Finally, members of Pack 378 and their families can access the calendar via the Pack’s tracking software (Scoutbook). Family members with activated connections in Scoutbook will receive email communications, reminders, and updates via email.