Welcome to Pack 176

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    Pack 176 Recycles

    Our 176 Parent Volunteer Team

    We are so pleased to report that our Pack was awarded the 2014 Gold Standard for the BSA Journey to Excellence!
    And we congratulate our Pack 176 District Special Service award winners: Mark Archuleta, Amy Genthler-Wright, and Helen Juarez.  
    Thanks for all your energy, enthusiasm, and hard work over the years!  

    August's Cubmaster Corner:  

        Welcome to new and returning cubs, parents,leaders and volunteers.  Many of our cubs have been busy with summer activities like the 4th of July parade, various day camps, and adventure camps. Be sure to turn in advancements to your Den Leader, so your scout will be credited for their summer scouting activities!
        As always, with the Fall comes new opportunities for adults to serve the pack.  Remember we are a volunteer organization, so let us know how you can help out this year to fulfill your family's volunteer requirement.
        We have lots of exciting outings and activities planned for this coming year including hikes, camps, parades, Scouting for food, popcorn sales, and conservation projects.  And of course our annual favorites like the Pinewood derby, Rain gutter Regatta and Christmas Caroling.  Remember to look regularly to the pack website for further developments.  
        Let's go out and have some fun!

    -Andrew LeRoy, 

    Cubmaster, Pack 176

    Upcoming Events:

    Join Pack 176 and join the adventure!

    Pack Meetings  

    Our Pack meetings are usually the last Tuesday of every month, 7:00-8:00pm at the CPC (Sept 23 - June 9).  

    Please join us this fall!

    Questions? Contact our Cubmaster at cubmaster@pack176.com  

    Pack Bike Rodeo - POSTPONED!
    Coyote Hills Regional Park - August TBD
    We apologize for the change of plans and for any inconvenience to the Pack!!  This event will take place in August, so stay tuned!
    Bring your bike, a helmet, and a water bottle and join us for a bike safety check, biking safety review, a fun skills course, and a pleasant 3 mile bike ride through the park.  PROPERLY FITTING HELMETS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS EVENT!  
    Questions? Contact Frank at Committeechair@pack176.com 

    Sept Trail Trekker - Coyote Hills - Saturday, Sept 20 @ 2:00pm
    This short hike will introduce scouts to the marsh and hills of
    Coyote Hills Regional Park and give you a chance to see a great Visitor Center.
    Location:  Coyote Hills Regional Park, Fremont, CA
    Distance: 4 miles round trip
    Grade: A few short but quite steep grades
    Suggested Age: Tigers through Webelos  
    For more information contact Philip at philip.leung@jdsu.com

    New Scout Meeting - Tuesday, Sept 23, 6:15pm @ CPC
    Come check out our Pack and have a chance to ask questions of some senior Den Leaders, the Committee Chair, and our new Pack Master.  Prospective Scouts (grades 1st-4th) are welcome to join us at our monthly Pack Meetings.  They begin at 7pm at Centerville Presbyterian Church in Fremont the last Tuesday of every month.  We accept new scouts grades 1 - 4 in September and October of each year. Transfers may be accommodated, space permitting, Sept through December.  For more information contact our Membership Coordinator Wanda at wandadzz@sbcglobal.net 

    Sept Pack Meeting Tuesday, Sept 23, 7pm @ CPC 

    Our monthly pack meetings bring together boys from every den, their leaders, and their families, to participate in a large-scale event that serves a showcase for highlights of what the boys have learned and done in their individual den meetings over the previous month.  The pack meeting gives the boys a larger experience beyond their own den, and helps them to connect their individual activities to the entire Cub Scouting program. Pack meetings, along with the monthly Den meetings, are mandatory meetings for all registered scouts.  Questions?  Contact our Cubmaster at cubmaster@pack176.com 

    Cub Scouting's
    12 Core Values

    1. Citizenship
    2. Compassion
    3. Cooperation
    4. Courage
    5. Faith
    6. Health and Fitness
    7. Honesty
    8. Perseverance
    9. Positive Attitude
    10. Resourcefulness
    11. Respect
    12. Responsibility
    Are you interested in becoming a Cub Scout?  Contact Us for more information.

    Rank Ceremony: 
    Set-up: Dragon Patrol
    Gathering Activity: Den 8
    Opening Flag Ceremony: Llama Patrol
    Den Report & Den Yell: n/a
    Brings Pack Staff: n/a
    Takes Pack Staff: Llama Patrol
    Skit: Den 1
    Pack Activity: Den 6
    Closing Ceremony: Dragon Patrol
    Snack Duty: Den 4
    Clean-up: Den 4


    Our class “B” or "activities" uniform is an alternate uniform shirt, a t-shirt with the pack’s logo, worn to certain outdoor scouting events and activities. It is used mostly for outdoor activities and events during the spring and summer months. The class “B” uniform should only be worn to scouting events and activities when instructed by your Den Leader or Cubmaster. For all Pack and Den Meetings and most activities and events the normal full Class “A” Uniform must be worn. 

    Class "B" uniform shirts are available for purchase at our monthly Pack meetings for $12.

    Trail Trekker Series:
    The Trail Trekkers Program is a BSA progressive hike award program that offers a series of monthly hikes which located throughout the Bay Area that can be completed by Cub Scout age boys (from 6-11 years) and their families. These are opportunities for outdoor adventures that are high in "boy appeal", that allow a boy and his family to learn about the world around them. Hikes include trails in Fremont, Sunol, Livermore, Marin, Oakland and Berkeley.  Some are more physically demanding, and more appropriate for Webelos-age boys. Others can be completed by any age group.  Check our website for updated info on which hike is being done each month.  Or for more information contact Philip at philip.leung@jdsu.com