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We are Boy Scouts of America Cub Scout Pack 2, chartered to Northwest Hills United Methodist Church, serving families in Austin's Northwest Hills neighborhood and Doss Elementary.

July 4 Parade

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Summer Cub Scout virtual camps

Posted on May 14 2020 - 8:27pm

There are two summer virtual camps being organized by our council for Cub Scouts.

  1. Virtual day camp: https://www.bsacac.org/activities/cub-scout-activities/cub-scout-day-camp/2020-cub-scout-day-camp/.   This is for all ages and costs $50/kid (non-scouts are welcome).  There are theree different on demand programs released about once a month.  The council mails a box of supplies to your scout, and then videos guide or introduce activities, which eventually leads to going outside to do something with hour family.  The goal is to keep the kids busy 4 hours a day.

Spring 2020 is now Family Time

Posted on Apr 11 2020 - 5:17pm

Like everything else, our group activities are on pause.  But doesn't mean you can't work on advancement with your Cub Scout at home. It would be great if everyone finished their current rank advancements by May, so we can celebrate (virtually) earning the Tiger/Wolf/Bear/Webelos badges.  With the "pause", everyone has until July (instead of the last day of school) to finish the current rank.

Spring 2020 Camping Events

Posted on Jan 19 2020 - 4:41pm

This spring we have three camping/sleepover events.  Most have long lead times to singup so we can make reservations.  If you know you cannot make it, you can "signup"/RSVP as not attending--this helps us plan attendance.  Click on Event Registration to the right.

Signup for Camp Mabry

Posted on Oct 3 2019 - 2:47pm

Please signup on the calendar for our Camp Mabry tent campout next weekend--we need to plan for meals.

We also need a few key volunteers (like first to arrive, campfire MC, etc.), sign up here: https://signup.com/go/pRoXivm 

October Happenings

Posted on Sep 26 2019 - 8:46pm

Well, we are one month into the school year.  This one is long, so click through to see the the list of things going on with our pack:

2nd Packing Meeting Sunday 9/29 3-4pm

September and beyond

Posted on Sep 5 2019 - 10:08pm

Things to do soon:

  • Please renew your registration (was due 8/30) or let the Cubmaster know you are not returning.
  • Check the pack roster to verify you are in the correct den. 
  • Visit the Scout Shop and purchase your new rank handbook, and possibly uniform additions like neckerchief or Webelos ribbon.
  • Activity uniforms, a/k/a Class B uniform, a/k/a T-shirts, were ordered.  There will be plenty if you still want to purchase one.
  • The Sep 29 pack meeting will be at the Doss School Park. There will be outdoor games and a camping 101 demonstration. Consider volunteering for a role at the meeting: https://signup.com/go/kSQjEuO 

Longer term events

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