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Cub Scout Pack 566
(Saratoga/Cupertino, California)
 
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When all ages of Pack 566 Cub Scouts meet


What is a Pack Meeting?

A Pack meeting includes all the members of the Pack: Cubs, parents, siblings, and leaders. Lion Cubs will be invited to select Pack meetings with an age appropriate, quick paced agenda.Typically, at least one parent attends with the Cub Scout but often it is a family affair with siblings and occasionally even the grandparents in attendance. The meetings run an hour or so with some special events lasting longer.

What is the format of a Pack Meeting?

An opening flag ceremony.
Announcements.
Den performed skits (short plays)
Recognition of Cub Scout Advancement (skills or activities completed)
Main activity
Game
Closing Flags

When and Where are Pack Meetings Held?

During the school year, most meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Menlo Church, Saratoga Campus (20455 Herrimian Ave, Saratoga, CA - Across "Herriman Ave" from Saratoga High School)
Special event Pack meetings and summer pack meetings may be held in other locations and at different times. Specific information about these meetings will be included in email communications to Pack families.
*Pack 566 has no religious affiliation with Menlo Church.

What are some examples of the Main Activity at a Pack Meeting?

Cub Scout Carnival - events created by the Dens and Pack Committee.
Bike Rodeo - Bike inspections, adjustments, riding events, and prizes.
Pinewood Derby - Cub built model car race.
Blue & Gold Dinner - Annual awards potluck dinner and show.
Neckerchief Ceremonies - Presentation of rank neckerchief & slide at start of the Scouting year.

Some Pictures


The pack meeting audience.

Pack meetings entertain Cubs.

A den recognized at a Pack meeting for the completion of advancement requirements.

Pack Activities - Cubs & siblings build working Periscopes as our Pack Science Project