Orion District Roundtable
March 5, 2020 | 7:00 pm
Orion District serves Scouting units within the boundaries of Tomball ISD and Magnolia ISD. Roundtable is a district monthly meeting typically held the first Thursday of the month at Church of Good Shepherd (715 Carrell St, Tomball, TX 77375) at 7:00 pm to help unit leaders plan and carry out their own program. Roundtable is a form of supplemental training for volunteers. The objective of roundtable is to give leaders program ideas; information on policy, events, and training opportunities; and an opportunity to share experiences and enjoy fun and fellowship with other Scouting leaders. As a result of the roundtable experience, unit leaders will be inspired, motivated, informed, and able to provide a stronger program for their Scouts. Follow the district Facebook page at www.facebook.com/orionbsa.
June 9-12, 2020 | 2:00 - 8:00 pm
Prepare for launch as we count down to lift-off, 2020: A Scout Odyssey! Cub Scouts will learn new skills and make new friends. Twilight camp is a council camp organized by districts and conducted by volunteers from the local area for Cub Scouts entering 1st through 5th grade for the 2019-2020 school year. Twilight camp is a week of fun with awesome programs and activities such as Bb guns, archery, sports, STEM, games and crafts, rank advancements, Scout skills, and more.
Many volunteers are needed to make camp a success, so please consider volunteering. Adult volunteers can also register their non-Scouting children ages 3-5 (potty trained). Scouts in troops, crews and ships can also volunteer. Each pack must provide a minimum of one adult volunteer for every three Scouts attending camp. The fee is $66.50 for the first Scout and $65 for each additional Scout. The registration fee for tot-lot siblings (ages 3-5) are $65, adult volunteers are $15, and youth volunteers are $15. The registration fee includes a t-shirt, patch, program supplies. The camp is being held at Church of Good Shepherd Episcopal Church (715 Carrell St., Tomball, TX 77375).
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- Early registration discount of $10 ends 3/15/20.
- Late registration begins 5/15/20. A late fee of $25 will apply; patches, t-shirts and craft supplies are not guaranteed for late registrations.
- Registration closes for youth and adults two weeks before the first day of camp.
Free promotional placemats / activity pages are available to promote day camp. Use these placemats as a gathering activity at blue and gold banquets, pack meetings and den meetings. Before printing insert the date, time, location and web page of day camp.
Space Placemats Blue and Gold Theme Placemats Pinewood Derby Placemats
April 17-19, 2020
Camporee is a weekend camp out for troops. Put on your kilts and compete in various highland games and skills competitions such as tossing the caber, shotput, log drag, kilt run, lashing ladder, fire building as well as some other camporee classics like rifle shooting, climbing and canoes. Patrols are judged on leadership, teamwork, skill demonstration and Scout spirit.
Many of the activities will be arranged as a challenge course where the Scouts must work through skills or tests to gain clues or access to their next activity. Bring your patrols out to compete and find Orion's best Scouts. The event is being held at Tellepsen Scout Camp (3450 County Road 317, Navasota, TX 77868).
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