Cub Scout Pack 1776
5Jan/17

L.E.A.D 2017

Date: Saturday, January 28th, 2017
Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill (map) (campus map)
Cost: $45 per participant (The Pack will reimburse after you attend and if you stay with us to the end of the school year)

Registration for the BIGGEST Training event of 2017 — Leader Education and Discovery (L.E.A.D) is now open. Bask in the warmth of friendliness and camaraderie of like-minded Scout leaders. Catch-up with old friends and meet new friends.

This event is OPEN to all adults. You DO NOT have to be a uniform leader. Everyone is welcome to attend! Invest in the future – YOUR future success as a Scout leader, and the continuing interest and engagement of your Scouts depends on trained adults.

New classes for 2017 include Cyber Chip for Cubs, Lion Guide 411, Fly Fishing Made Easy, Unit Finances and Unit Websites, etc.

Every Scout deserves a trained leader so who you gonna call?

Click here for class catalogs and more info.

Class sizes are limited so register early !

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4Apr/16

Upcoming BALOO Training Opportunity

Dear Pack,

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event, presented by the council, that introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly overnight events and camping.

There are 2 upcoming training dates, click on the dates for registration links, and the location names for maps:

04/09 Camp Herms
04/23 Camp Fetterman

Completion of this course is mandatory for at least one adult on a Pack overnighter.

Topics include:

  • Aims and Purposes, Health and Safety, Planning
  • Equipment, Campfire Planning and a Camp Fire Demonstration
  • Round Robin sessions on:
    • Stoves, Lanterns, and Fire Safety
    • First Aid and Sanitation
    • Nature Hikes and Games
    • Cub Scout Cooking

See more info on the Council's website.  Registration fees are reimbursable by the Pack upon completion of the training.

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30Oct/15

L.E.A.D 2016

Date: Saturday, January 30th, 2016
Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm (registration opens at 7:00 a.m.)
Location: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill (map) (campus map)
Cost: $45 per participant ($55 after January 4th, 2016)

Registration for LEAD (Leader Education and Discovery) on January 30, 2016 is now open.LEADWe know many of you enjoy scouting and volunteering to make the program fantastic for our scouts...

What better way to support Scouting than to attend TRAINING! Not just any training, but the BIGGEST Training event of 2016 -- Leader Education and Discovery (L.E.A.D).

This event is OPEN to all adults. You DO NOT have to be a uniform leader. Everyone is welcome to attend! In this training, you can learn a lot more about scouting or a new skill (how many of you know how to cook using a dutch oven?.... wait.. what is a dutch oven?...)

You can select up to six classes and go from class to class.

Click on the course schedule and their descriptions to help with registration.

Class sizes are limited so register early.

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16Oct/15

Upcoming BALOO Training Opportunity

Dear Pack,

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event, presented by the council, that introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly overnight events and camping.

An upcoming training will be offered on November 7th at Camp Herms.

To sign up, fill out the flyer and send it in along with payment to our council office. The registration fees are reimbursable by the Pack upon completion of the training. See more info on the Council's website.
Topics include:

  • Aims and Purposes, Health and Safety, Planning
  • Equipment, Campfire Planning and a Camp Fire Demonstration
  • Round Robin sessions on:
    • Stoves, Lanterns, and Fire Safety
    • First Aid and Sanitation
    • Nature Hikes and Games
    • Cub Scout Cooking

Completion of this course is mandatory for at least one adult on a Pack overnighter.

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9Mar/15

Upcoming BALOO Training Opportunity

Dear Pack,

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event, presented by the council, that introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly overnight events and camping.

An upcoming training will be offered on April 25th at Camp Fetterman.

To sign up, fill out the flyer and send it in along with payment to our council office. The registration fees are reimbursable by the Pack upon completion of the training. See more info on the Council's website.
Topics include:

  • Aims and Purposes, Health and Safety, Planning
  • Equipment, Campfire Planning and a Camp Fire Demonstration
  • Round Robin sessions on:
    • Stoves, Lanterns, and Fire Safety
    • First Aid and Sanitation
    • Nature Hikes and Games
    • Cub Scout Cooking

Completion of this course is mandatory for at least one adult on a Pack overnighter.

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13Nov/14

Leader Education and Discovery (LEAD)

Date:Saturday, January 31st, 2015
Time: 8:30am – 4:00pm
Location: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill (map) (campus map)
Cost: $45 per participant ($55 after December 14th) - includes lunch
LEADRegistration for LEAD (Leader Education and Discovery) on January 31, 2015 is now open.

LEAD is not just for adult leaders. For interested parents, there are topics such as:

  • Magic and Chemistry for cubs
  • Wood Carving
  • Geocaching
  • Campfire programs
  • and much more!

Visit the Council website to sign up, view course schedule and descriptions. Class sizes are limited so register early.

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16Aug/14

Upcoming BALOO Training Opportunities

Dear Pack,

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event, presented by the council, that introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly overnight events and camping.

See below for the 2 upcoming training dates and registration forms:

9/13: BALOO (Concord)
10/11: BALOO (Cordelia)

Click on the links above to see the flyers.  To sign up, fill out the flyer and send it in along with payment to our council office. The registration fees are reimbursable by the Pack upon completion of the training. See more info on the Council's website.

7Apr/14

Upcoming BALOO Training Opportunities

Dear Pack,

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event, presented by the council, that introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly overnight events and camping.

See below for the 2 upcoming training dates and registration forms:

4/12: BALOO at Camp Herms-cancelled
5/03: BALOO at Camp Fetterman

Click on the links above to see the flyers.  To sign up, fill out the flyer and send it in along with payment to our council office. The registration fees are reimbursable by the Pack upon completion of the training.

17Apr/13

Scout Amateur Radio Class

18Dec/12

L.E.A.D 2013

Date: Saturday, January 26, 2013
Time: 8am - 5pm
Location: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Road, Pleasant Hill (Campus Map)
Cost: $35 through January 2, $45 through January 20, $55 on-site (reimbursable upon successful completion of training)

Scout "Leader Education And Discovery" (L.E.A.D.) is a full day of relevant, inspiring, and required Adult Leader classes with sessions in all Scouting aspects, from outdoor skills to national policies. This is a great opportunity for all leaders to build their Scouting network.

Visit http://www.bsa-mdsc.org/lead to sign up, view course schedule and descriptions.  Class sizes are limited so register early.

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