Pack 75 and Troop 75 are combining to hold a Pushcart Race. This event is known as the Second Annual Scout 75 Fest and will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015, from 8 AM to 2 PM. The event includes a 100 large cone obstacle course race and a drag race or straight pushing race. In addition other scouting related activities will be available. Boys from BOTH local Cub Scout Packs and Boy Scout Troops are invited to participate.
There are still district positions available! If you would like to nominating candidates or to apply for the open positions on the Commissioner and Program Staff please contact Jorge. With your help, we can lighten the load on the current staff and improve our support of the Units within our District. Please bring your nominations to Roundtable or e-mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Cub Program Changes (June 1, 2015)
Greetings El Capitan District Cub Scout Leaders and Parents,
There are changes coming to the Cub Scout Program, below is information on the changes for your review. You can follow 4 easy steps to become familiar and knowledgeable about the changes.
Greg Dubois, El Capitan District Training Chair
OCBSA Risk Management Committee Member
El Capitan District Safety and Risk Management Chair
Committee Chairman, Pack/Troop/Crew 167
New Bobcat Requirements
The new requirements for the Bobcat badge have been published. These requirements will become effective June 1, 2015 as part of the transition to the new Cub program. You can download a copy of the new requirements by clicking here (Word document).
Lutheran Camporee (September 25-27, 2015)
The Lutheran Association of Scouters, Southern California Area is sponsoring their 64th annual camporee. Any unit sponsored by a Lutheran Church may participate (not all the scouts need be Lutherans). Event details have not yet been finalized, but Lutheran-affiliated troops are asked to please save the date.
The consolidated District calendar of events is available Microsoft Word Document Format (click to download). This is a great tool to allow your unit to know "what's going on" so that you can join in on District-wide events.
Last Revision: May 14, 2015
2015 Popcorn Sales
Please make sure to begin planning for your 2015 Popcorn Sales if your unit plans to participate. Important dates can be found on the timeline below, but it is especially important to note that the deadline for Show-and-Sell orders is September 3, 2015. Please contact Pamela Moseid, our Popcorn Chairperson, if you need more information via email (email@example.com) or phone (714-299-1677).