In addition to our Pack 505 events, membership in Scouting provides many opportunities for our Scouts. These events are not hosted by Pack 505.

Houston Gem and Mineral Society Show

November 9, 2019; Humble Civic Center

The HGMS teaches general geology and basic rock types, properties of minerals and fossils, the economic uses of minerals, types of geoscience careers and requirements to enter this profession, and we start the Scout on acquiring his mineral/fossil collection (the remainder can easily be obtained at the show).

Our Arrow of Lights Scouts can work on their Earth Rocks! adventure here.

Visit their website here AND review the flier here. Please make sure to RSVP if your Scout will be attending.

 

STEM / Nova Day @ Sea Star Base

October 19, 2019, November 16, 2019

Visit the Sea Star Base website for more information.

Register with Bay Area Council.

 

Rocket Days

Scouts who join Cub Scouts this year will receive a rocket that they can design, build, and launch at Rocket Day. Scouts in kindergarten through fifth grade who are interested in joining Scouting may also attend. We will help you find a pack near you and get signed up for Scouting.

Visit the Sam Houston Area Council Rocket Days Website to learn more about Scouting Rocket Days.

Adventure Camp at Bovay Scout Ranch

Adventure Camp, December 6-8, 2019

Registration is also open for 2020: February 28- March 1; March 6-8; March 27-29;

April 17-19; May 1-3; May 15-17

Adventure Camp is weekend campout for Cub Scouts and their families at Bovay Scout Ranch. Lions, Tigers, Wolves, Bears and Webelos Scouts and their families will enjoy an exciting variety of activities at several program areas. Meals are eaten in the air-conditioned dining hall. A staff member in each area will provide program supplies and support the parents who will be invited to assist in leading the activities.

Register for Adventure Camp

Space Center Houston Scout Camp-In

Space Center Houston engages Scouts in an interactive and hands-on learning environment. Scouts will have an enriched experience in our Camp-In that teaches Scouts about the science, technology, engineering and mathematics involved with space exploration. Each camp-in is tailored to the individual ages of the Scouts. The activities are badge-inspired, STEM-based and all about space!

Wolves, Bears, Webelos, and Arrow of Light Only. Check website for dates. Register for Space Center Houston Camp-In

Armand Bayou Nature Center

Belt loop adventures offered for different ranks at various times. Go to Armand Bayou's website for details.

 

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center

Cub Scouts program after Labor Days will be offered here. Details on the Arboretum's website.

 

Nature Discovery Center

Den leaders can schedule an outing / meeting at the Nature Discovery Center. Activities here require a 5 Scout minimum. (Our girl Lions den just had a great outing here). Visit the Nature Discovery Center to see what adventures they offer.

 

 

Texas A & M Scout Day - October 26, 2019

 

Energy Day

October 19, Sam Houston Park

There is not advancement planned at this event, but I heard there will be a big robot.

For more information: visit the Houston Energy Day website.

For other Scouting events, check out the Sam Houston Area Council events page.

 

If you learn about any other Scouting events, please email me so that I can share with the pack.

Updated: Aug 31

In addition to our Pack 505 events, membership in Scouting provides many opportunities for our Scouts. These events are not hosted by Pack 505.

STEM / Nova Day @ HMNS

September 21, 2019, Houston Museum of Natural Science

Scouts@HMNS is hosting their fourth annual STEM/Nova Day on Saturday, September 21st for Cub Scouts, Webelos, Scouts BSA and their families! Scouts will have access to the Museum at a discounted rate while working towards requirements for Nova Awards. The program will begin at 9am and conclude at 1pm. Scouts will have the opportunity to work on certain STEM/Nova Awards during their visit to HMNS.

Find more information on the HMNS STEM Nova Day Website before your visit.

 

STEM / Nova Day @ Sea Star Base

September 21, 2019, October 19, 2019, November 16, 2019

Visit the Sea Star Base website for more information.

Register with Bay Area Council.

 

Rocket Day

October 5, 2019 at Camp Brosig

Scouts who join Cub Scouts this year will receive a rocket that they can design, build, and launch at Rocket Day. Scouts in kindergarten through fifth grade who are interested in joining Scouting may also attend. We will help you find a pack near you and get signed up for Scouting.

Visit the Twin Bayou District website to learn more about Scouting Rocket Days.

Webelos Woods

October 4-5, 2019, Camp Brosig

Webelos Woods is a campout designed to introduce Webelos to the many outdoor adventures of Scouting.

Register for Webelos Woods

 

Fun with Family

October 11-13, 2019, Bovay Scout Ranch, 3450 County Rd 317, Navasota, TX 77868

Fun, Family is an overnight campout for newly registered Cub Scouts and their adult partner and families at Bovay Scout Ranch . Scouts can participate in archery, sling shots, crafts, rockets, sports, campfire and more.

Register for Fun with Family

Adventure Camp at Bovay Scout Ranch

Spookoree, October 18-20, 2019 or October 25-27, 2019

Advenutre Camp, September 27-29, 2019; November 15-17, 2019; December 6-8, 2019

Adventure Camp is weekend campout for Cub Scouts and their families at Bovay Scout Ranch. Lions, Tigers, Wolves, Bears and Webelos Scouts and their families will enjoy an exciting variety of activities at several program areas. Meals are eaten in the air-conditioned dining hall. A staff member in each area will provide program supplies and support the parents who will be invited to assist in leading the activities.

Register for Adventure Camp

Space Center Houston Scout Camp-In

Space Center Houston engages Scouts in an interactive and hands-on learning environment. Scouts will have an enriched experience in our Camp-In that teaches Scouts about the science, technology, engineering and mathematics involved with space exploration. Each camp-in is tailored to the individual ages of the Scouts. The activities are badge-inspired, STEM-based and all about space!

Wolves, Bears, Webelos, and Arrow of Light Only. Check website for dates. Register for Space Center Houston Camp-In

Armand Bayou Nature Center

Belt loop adventures offered for different ranks at various times. Go to Armand Bayou's website for details.

 

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center

Cub Scouts programs will be offered here after Labor Day. Details on the Arboretum's website.

 

 

 

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Scout Day - September 14, 2019

Houston Dynamo Scout Night - September 21, 2019

Texas A & M Scout Day - October 26, 2019

For other Scouting events, check out the Sam Houston Area Council events page.

 

If you learn about any other Scouting events, please email me so that I can share with the pack.

Saint Vincent De Paul Church After Mass Coffee and Donuts Our Cubmaster-emeritus Alex Montoya is going to be at Saint Vincent de Paul Church this Sunday after mass serving coffee and donuts and promoting Scouting and Pack 505. We need a few families (including their Scouts) to join him after the 7 am, 9 am, and 11 am mass. We need two volunteers per mass. Please email Alex at alexismontoya@hotmail.com if you are available this Sunday (8/17/2019) to help promote Scouting and Pack 505 at our charter organization.