The Southern Illinois Minors will be having a scout night on the 20th of June. There will be a baseball game and camping on the field.
There is a Good Scouting Fundraiser Recognition Dinner at Rays in Cape on April 24th at 6pm. No cost, just donations, they are hoping for 3 adults from each troop will attend. The funds will go to the district.
April 4th-6th (could be just the 5th, they were vague on this), Troop 51 in Chaffee will be having a Dutch Oven cooking competition. All Troops are invited, it will be at the Elks Lodge.
BLT will be at Camp Lewallen on the 25th-27th of April. Please signup at the Scout Office.
LOE is at Pine Ridge on May 3rd-4th. Please signup at the Scout Office.
Citizenship in the Nation will be offered July 17th at the Cape Court House from 9am-4pm.
There was a discussion about keeping boys interested while in Cub Scouts and the need for more Troop involvement with the Packs. It was suggested that having a dedicated person with each Troop to liaison with the Packs so they have a familiar face to work with. There was also discussion of the importance of Den Chiefs and how to properly use them with a Den.