Friday, December 1, 2023

Fwd: Pack 722 Newsletter, December 2023


Season's greetings, Pack 722 families! 
As we embrace the festive spirit and near the close of an eventful year, we're thrilled to bring you the latest news and updates in our December newsletter.

Pack722 Announcements: Dec 2023 

Email: cubscoutpack722wakefield@gmail.com

Website: www.pack722wakefield.com 

Google Calendar:  Link to Calendar  


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Pack Meeting December 15th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
🏆 Candy Awards Show!!! 🏆


December Pack meeting:    Our next pack meeting is scheduled for Friday, December 15th. We invite you to join us for this event, where we have several highlights:


  • Get ready for the grand finale! 🏆 We're thrilled to announce an Awards Show to celebrate the outstanding scouts who participated in the Candy Fundraiser.

  • Top Sellers &  Individuals Recognized!!!

  • Top Overall Selling Den will be announced!!!

  • Also covering Information on the Pack 722 Caroling and Skits Event (see below) 


Date: Friday, December 15th

Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: United Methodist Church at 273 Vernon St, Wakefield, MA 01880


A friendly reminder to wear your Class A uniforms. 


Questions: Please feel free to reach out to us at cubscoutpack722wakefield@gmail.com




Pack 722 Caroling and Skits Event at the Church, Dec 16th at 9.00am

Get ready for a morning of festive fun as we gather for our Pack 722 Caroling and Skits Extravaganza, led by the wonderful Mandy Theisen.


Join us at the member breakfast, where we'll enchant patrons with heartwarming Christmas and Holiday carols. Our talented scouts will also be showcasing their creativity through delightful skits.


Let's come together to spread joy, laughter, and the spirit of the season. It's an event you won't want to miss!


Date: Saturday, December 19th

Time: 9.00am to 10.00am 

Location: First Parish Church, 1 Church St, Wakefield, MA 01880 <-- Heads up, Church by the lake

Dress: Class A Uniforms 

What to Bring: Water bottle


For any inquiries or additional information about the event, please feel free to reach out to Mandy, cubscoutpack722wakefield@gmail.com




Movie Night with Pack 722 - December 29th, 6:30pm 

 

Get ready for a cozy and fun-filled Movie Night with Pack 722! Let's slip into our comfiest PJs and gather for a movie night like no other. The movie will start at 6:30 pm, and we've got an exciting film in store (TBD by Cubmaster Matt).


Don't miss out on the chance to unwind, enjoy some popcorn, and share laughs with your fellow scouts. It's the perfect way to kick back and relax as we approach the end of the year!


Date: December 29th

Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: United Methodist Church at 273 Vernon St, Wakefield, MA 01880

Dress: Something comfy and blankets 

What to Bring: Water bottle


If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to reach out in advance. We're here to assist you.cubscoutpack722wakefield@gmail.com 



 

Set Your Reminders: Adventure at Battleship Cove in Fall River March 16th and 17th

 

We are excited to invite you to our annual spring time overnight event: Adventure at Battleship Cove in Fall River, MA


This is an unique opportunity for your scouts to spend a night aboard the USS Massachusetts, a World War II battleship. They will sleep in authentic sailors' racks, eat chow-style meals in the original Officers' Wardroom, and participate in a variety of activities, such as a scavenger hunt, story time, and much more.


To ensure we have an accurate headcount and can place the necessary deposit, please sign up using the following link. 

Sign up Link -->  https://forms.gle/L3ZuWUTnp52RAgEK6 ←  Deadline for sign up will be January 31st


Date: March 16th and 17th

Location: 5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721

Website: https://www.battleshipcove.org/

Parent / Guardian required - Yes

Siblings invited - Yes 

Cost: approximately $75 per person/scout. This inclusive fee encompasses dinner, breakfast, activities, and sleeping quarters. Please note that this price may slightly decrease based on the success of our candy sales and pack fundraising efforts, which will be discussed in detail at our December Meeting. Stay tuned for further updates!


More details regarding payment will be provided as the event date approaches. Stay tuned for additional information in upcoming newsletters.



Final Registration and Pack Dues for the 2023/2024 Year! 

This is a final reminder that all pack registration and dues need to be completed. Our pack leadership has initiated the renewal process, referred to as "rechartering" by the BSA. We will be carefully reviewing den rosters for accurate names, payment, and registration over the next 7 days.


These funds help us plan and prepare for an exciting year of Scouting adventures. If you have any questions or require assistance with the registration process, please do not hesitate to reach out to your den leaders!


How to register both new and returning scouts?: >>>>> Click here <<<<<



Future Save the Dates & Upcoming Events & Links to Keep Handy 



Community Opportunities for Scouts 

None for this newsletter. However, if you have any opportunities to share, we would greatly appreciate hearing about them!  




Yours in Scouting, 


Pack 722 Committee


Committee for 2023-2024 

Cubmaster - Matt Theisen

Assistant Cubmaster - Daniel Lander

Committee Chair - Andrew Gentile

Treasurer - Mike Festa

Activity & Communications -  Mandy Theisen 

Registration & Online Scout Book  - Sothear Nou 

Den Leaders: James Turner, Michael Lew, Daniel Lander, Scott McCarthy, Eric Nickerson, Sothear Nou, Robyn Gentile, Kevin Crain

Fundraising -  Assistant help needed, please reach out

Website/Facebook - Assistant help needed, please reach out

Advancement - Assistant help needed, please reach out

Shirts/Quartermaster - Assistant help needed, please reach out




 Email: cubscoutpack722wakefield@gmail.com | Website:www.pack722wakefield.com | Google Calendar  


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