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Lego Camping (aka Webelos Woods 2017)

Lego Camping at Webelos Woods

September 29-October 1, 2017

Smilin’ V Scout Ranch
(near Liberty Hill, TX)

http://www.bsacac.org/activities/our_camps/smilin_v

Please Note: There will be no potable water on-site, so please bring plenty of potable water with you!

Webelos Lego build some fun with the Troops of Thunderbird District.

Thunderbird District Lego Camping is an overnight camping weekend where Boy Scout troops host Webelos and their parents for a camping extravaganza.

Webelos will have an opportunity to:

  • See Boy Scout troops doing scoutcraft and visit their camps
  • Play games emphasizing Scout skills and teamwork
  • Spend a weekend camping with their host troop
  • Cook, camp, and play as members of a scout-led patrol
  • Have fun and get a preview of the Boy Scout experience

If you are interested in helping to staff this event, please join us at one of our planning meetings!

Registration wlll be $15 per person, with a $5 early bird discount for registrations received by Sep. 17.  All Webelos and their adult partners should register with the troop with whom they wish to camp.  Troops will then register themselves and their Webelos/adult partner guests on DoubleKnot.

Troops can find DoubleKnot registration here:

http://bsacac.doubleknot.com/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=2202364&OrgKey=2953

T-Shirts will be avaliable with early registration until Sep.11 for $15 apiece.

Click here to download the Webelos Woods 2017 Schedule.

 

 

Some Of The Troops You May Visit:

 

Troop 10

Meets on alternate Sundays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. (avoiding most school and sports activities) at South Austin Nazarene Church, 6711 Manchaca Road, just north of William Cannon, and just south of the fire station.

Contact: Scoutmaster Steve Coleman 512-769-0223 (call or text)

Committee Chairman Steve Hanson 512-922-7371 (call or text)

Troop 10 has been continuously chartered since 1920.  We have 20 Scouts in our troop.  The Exchange Club of Austin is our Chartered Organization, and they pay for our boys’ national registration fees.  Troop dues are $60.00 per year.  We do sell popcorn as well as hold other fundraisers.  We typically each year have 6 troop campouts, two district campouts, and attend summer and winter camp. We had a Philmont crew in 2015 and are considering high adventure plans for 2018.

 

Troop 20

Meets on Thursdays at 7:15 at Bethany Lutheran Church (3701 W. Slaughter Ln., Austin TX 78749)
Contact Info: membership@troop20austin.com or (512)949-9626

Additional Information Forthcoming

 

Troop 61

Meets Sundays at 4, at Austin Ridge SW (7416 W Hwy 71, Austin, TX 78735)
Contact Info: Dave Read, dave@daveread.com

Troop 61 is a young, vibrant Troop with an innovative program of boy leadership and heavy involvement of our older Scouts. We usually attend 2 or 3 high adventure camps and 2 summer “base camps” each year. We have promoted over a dozen Scouts to Eagle Scout in the past 18 months.

 

Troop 78

Regular Meeting Place: Austin Oaks Church
Ice Cream + cobbler kickoff for our troop is 8/29 at 7pm at Austin Oaks.
Contact info: Kirk Cameron, sarahtonen@gmail.com, (323)533-0770

With an extraordinary ratio of Scouts that Eagle, Troop 78 of Austin Oaks Church focuses beyond, to Biblical higher standards while serving the South Austin area. Scouts have the opportunity to practice those standards and coordinate a troop campout or service activity which occur on a monthly basis.

 

Troop 93

Sponsored By: Holy Cross Lutheran Church
Scoutmaster: Mark Reeves

Troop 93 Meet Monday nights 7:00 pm Holy Cross Lutheran Church 4622 S. Lamar Blvd. (across the street from Burger Center) Scoutmaster: Mark Reeves – scoutmaster93@msn.com Small Troop, do not let the Scouts “fall between the cracks”, work hard for rank and merit badges. The majority of our Eagles stay with the Troop being great Assistant Scoutmasters. Like to eat? Troop 93 is where you need to be as for the past 3 years host the yearly Dutch Oven cook off with great demo’s and recipes at the Thunderbird Round Table. Celebrating 25 years!!!!

 

Troop 256

Troop 256 meets every Tuesday at Bannockburn Baptist Church (7100 Brodie Lane). The church is located near the intersection of Brodie Lane and William Cannon Drive. Our meetings begin at 6:45 pm and are held on the second floor of the Education building located at the southwest corner of the church property.

We camp as a Troop almost every month and try to balance the outdoors with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Our goal is to provide an atmosphere where it is fun to learn, and give the scouts a sense of ownership and pride in their troop.

Contact Info: Scoutmaster@Troop256Austin.org

 

Troop 395

Meets Mondays at 7pm at Shepherd of the Hills Presbyterian Church at 5226 West William Cannon
Contact Info: contactus@troop395austin.org or use the “Contact Us” link on our web site (www.troop395austin.org)

The Troop 395 scouts and leaders are imaginative, energetic, and lots of fun! The scouts drive the direction of the troop, with the adult leaders there for support and guidance as needed. There are many activities available, such as camping, High Adventure, and community service. We use these activities to allow the scouts to enjoy scouting while they learn about leadership, bond with each other and form potential lifelong friendships, and provide as many advancement opportunities as possible, with the older scout teaching the younger scouts in most cases. Anyone interested in scouting is welcome to contact us and we will be happy to help you and your son enjoy the scouting experience!

 

Troop 403

Meets Monday nights from 7p-8:30p at St. Paul Catholic Church, 10000 David Moore Dr.
Contact Info: scoutmaster@troop403.com

“We believe in the principle that the troop belongs to the boys. Troop 403 is led by the boys who are elected by their peers. The adults provide guidance and oversight so that the scouts will have a safe program that adheres to the Guide to Safe Scouting.”

 

Troop 505

Meets on Mondays from 7:00-8:30pm and Oak Hill United Methodist Church on Highway 290, across from the ACC Pinnacle Campus.
Contact Info: Scoutmaster Wade Classen, 512-731-2209

The most important information you need to know about Troop 505 is we are a Troop of cuisine snobs and eat incredibly well on campouts including our traditional Pig Roast at Webelos Woods! In addition, we treat our visitors to a secret recipe of funnel cake al Buc-ques, which no one has been able to duplicate!

 

Troop 448

Sponsored By: St. Catherine of Siena
Scoutmaster: David Pesek

Troop 448 is a 2016 Journey to Excellence GOLD UNIT, with 100+ Eagle Scouts, chartered by St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church. We meet at the Shady Hollow Community Center, 3303 Doe Run, Austin, Texas.

Mondays at 7:00pm (January to July)
Sundays at 3:00pm (August to December)

“Through the Scout Oath and Law, Troop 448 is a fun, respectful unit led by Eagle-bound Scouts, serving the community in an organized and effective manner.”

For more information visit our web site at https://austin448.mytroop.us

 

Troop 555

Sponsored By: Abiding Love Lutheran Church
Scoutmaster: James Picardat

Additional Information Forthcoming

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