Cub Scout Pack 570
April 15, 2013

Dear Pack 570 Families, 

This email is a little long, but there are lots of fun things happening this Spring.  Today it feels like Spring might finally arrive!

April Pack Meeting - Date Change
Please note that our April Pack meeting has moved to Thursday, April 25 @ 6:30 in the Whittier MPR. See you all next Thursday!

Jeffrey Scouts - Good luck singing in your choir concert this Thursday!

Cubmaster's Corner
Many of you have heard of a woman in India named Mother Teresa who has devoted her life to serving the poor. She is known around the world. She has shown that you do not have to do big things to be a blessing to others.

If someone is hungry you can feed them.
If they are dirty you can help clean them.
If they are sick you can care for them.
If they are lonely you can talk to them.
If they mourn someone you can give them words of comfort.

You do not have to be rich or famous or a person of great importance to do any of this. You simply have to care about others as much as you care about your own needs.

Mother Teresa has cared for many who were sick, fed many who were hungry, and cleaned many who were dirty. She gave up all her worldly possessions when she started doing this, many years ago. She was not always famous, but she always cared, helping people in the slums of Calcutta, India.

Each of you can be a blessing to others as you live your lives. You can say a kind word when someone is down; you can buy a meal for someone who is hungry. When you help someone, keep it to yourself, you do not need to tell others what a good person you are. The world will notice your example by how you treat others. When the opportunities arise, always be a blessing to family, friends and strangers!

-Cubmaster Slayton

Gateway District Pinewood Derby
The Gateway District Pinewood Derby will be held this Saturday, April 20 at the Kenosha Moose Lodge. If you are interested in attending, more information can be found on our website:

Trailblazer Adventure Day

Three Harbors Council, in conjunction with the US Sporting Alliance, is holding a spectacular event for ALL Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts as well as their families this Spring.   This event will take part on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Camp OhDaKoTa in beautiful, historic Burlington.  This TRAILBLAZER event is geared toward getting kids back into the outdoors by showing them the fun adventure that awaits them.

 This outdoor adventure includes: fishing, wildlife demonstrations, archery, animal tracking, bb guns and tons of hands on demonstrations that are perfect for young curious minds…and much, much more.

The ticket price is $9.00 a person and includes your wildlife adventure, picnic style lunch as well as a Trailblazer collector patch.  The adventure begins with registration at 9:00 am, and will conclude at 4:00 pm.

Tips: Wear boots! Bring a change of pants, socks and shoes. We have gotten wet and muddy in the past! 

Registration is due by Wednesday, April 17, 2013. 
Register HERE

Spring Cookout
Mark your calendars! Our spring cookout will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013 at Simmons Island. There will be a cookout, games and an advancement ceremony.

Gateway District Camporee - Destination Eagle
The Gateway District's Camporee will be held at Simmons Island May 17-19, 2013. More information is available on our website. Please register on our site by April 29, 2013.

2013 Cub Scout Summer Camp 
Camp registration is available on our website at:

Please register by June 1, 2013 if you plan to attend camp this summer. Payment can be made from your scout account (contact your den leader for your scout's account balance) or via check or cash. Payment in FULL is due to your den leader by June 1, 2013.


Your Pack 570 Leaders

Upcoming Events

04/20 - Gateway District Pinewood Derby
Saturday  - check our website for more details

Thursday @ 6:30 PM in the Whittier MPR

Saturday - Register online by 04/17

Tuesday @ 6:30 PM in the Whittier Library

Friday - Simmons Island, more details to follow...

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