Memorial Day Parade

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Monday, May 31st is the Memorial Day Parade. This will be less than 1-1/2 miles, down Delaware Ave, turn onto Lincoln Blvd. and finish at Mang Park.

Between 10:00 and 10:30am, we will meet at Premier on Delaware Ave. We will then head to our starting position, at the corner of Harding & Delaware Ave, together at 10:30. The parade starts at 11:00.

We will be in the 7th Division at Harding, behind the Mustang Club of Buffalo.

Please be in your full uniform, or Activity uniform if you don’t have a uniform yet.


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Information on Camporall

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There’s a lot of information about this Saturday’s Camporall, and it seems to be updating daily, so here’s the link to the GNFC page:

GNFC Information on Camporall

Of interest…

07:00 AM Reveille
07:45 AM Check-In/Registration at Shelter 2D
08:15 AM Colors at the Sledding Hill Stage
8:30am – 12:00noon Morning Program in Session, ALL AREAS
9:00am – 5:00pm Old Fort Open for Tours (IN UNIFORM)
12:00noon – 12:30pm Lunch at Site or at Snack Shack
12:30pm – 4:30pm Afternoon Program at ALL AREAS
4:30pm – 6:30pm Clean-Up and Dinner at Site or Snack Shack
6:30pm – 7:45pm Religious Services at Designated Sites
7:45pm – 8:00pm March to Sun Lawn for Closing
8:00pm – 10:00pm Closing Campfire, Concert and Fireworks
10:00pm – 11:00pm Scoutmaster/SPL Briefs at Sub-Camp HQ’s
11:00 PM Lights-out / TAPS

  • Bring a chair, cup w/ lid, snacks, bottled water, and dinner if you’re staying that late
  • Drop off anything you’d like at the Troop site (Troop 529) in the Polaris area in the beginning of the day
  • Check-in is from 7:45 to 8:15. Program starts at 8:30
  • At 11:45, make your way to the Troop site for lunch (hot dogs, salads, etc)
  • All camporall participants should enter the park through the North entrance – please carpool!

At the Snack Shack, located on the north end of the park, there will be a Camporall run food service that will be in operation for lunch and dinner on Saturday. Food choices will include hotdogs, hamburgers and sausage; along with chips, soda and bottled water. This is primarily for the use of the visitors to our Camporall.

Mr. Tom, Mr. Ed & Mr. Eric will be camping with the Troop this weekend, and will not be available for last-minute questions. Please consult the GNFC Information on Camporall for answers to any questions you may have.

Hike Rescheduled

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Due to high winds tomorrow, the hike at Stiglmeier Park has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 12thSunday, June 13th.

Hike at Stiglmeier Park

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Who: Cub Scouts & Families
What: Day Hike at Stiglmeier Park
Where: 810 Losson Rd. Cheektowaga, NY 14227
When: Saturday, May 8th 10:00 AM

Other details: See park map below. Park at/near the red X (near the football field). The highlighted path will take approximately 1-1/2 hrs to complete. About 11:30, we’ll be back at the cars & have lunch (bring a bagged lunch & a blanket to sit on).

In the event of rain: we will still hike, but skip lunch.

2010 Stiglmeier Park Handout (PDF)

Camperall Registration Deadline

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The final deadline to register for the 2010 CENTENNIAL CAMPERALL this Friday, 5-7-10.

THERE WILL BE NO WALK IN REGISTRATIONS

Here are some CUB SCOUT activities scheduled for Saturday 5-15-10:

  • Fishing
  • Fly fishing demonstrations
  • Games
  • A maze
  • Obstacle course
  • Time capsule
  • Live animal demonstrations
  • Visit the midway, tour the Fort, see Boy Scout and Venturing camping,
  • Visit the armed services displays, see helicopter demonstrations, watch the rocket launching, kite flying, model aircraft, fire building, cheer on your favorite Boy Scouts at the sub-camp competitions in soccer, reverse tug-o-war, volley ball and much….much….more!
  • Webelos Extreme will be under way for all Webelos scouts as well.

Register online at wnyscouting.org

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