Cub Scout Pack 1776
24Aug/20

October 31st: Halloween Trunk or Treat

  • Date and Time: Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 1 pm to 3 pm (Setup begins at 12:30.)
  • Location: Outdoors @ Coyote Creek Elementary School Parking Lot and Blacktop. 8700 North Gale Ridge Road, San Ramon, CA
  • Cost: Free admission! The entire scouting family is welcome!
  • Attire: Costumes!! Facecoverings - in addition to any - costume type masks must be worn.
  • Signup:  SignUp Genius Link to be circulated closer to the event.

Beware of ghosts and goblins! Come for an afternoon of games, fun, and mayhem!  Participate in our Cub Scout Carnival and trick or treat in this socially distanced event. Parents will decorate their trunks with their coolest / scariest decorations. A prize will be awarded to the best decorated/themed trunk.

Participants will be placed into small groups, which in turn, will cycle through various outdoor carnival games and the trick or treating sections. Facecoverings - in addition to any costume type masks - must be worn. The small groups and cycling them through various activities will allow us to regulate attendance at any one location. Socially distanced games we are thinking of are:

  • Pin the Stem on the Pumpkin - each participant places their own paper stem on our pumpkin poster. Who will be the closest?
  • Pumpkin Walk - musical chairs type activity where kids march on pumpkins, with one short the amount of people playing. Children are eliminated for not standing on a pumpkin when the music stops.
  • Monster Freeze Dance - kids boogie until the music stops when they have to freeze.  Children are eliminated for not freezing and the last monster standing is the winner.
  • The Grave Keeper: Zombies are usually pretty active on Halloween night, the grave keeper better be on their toes! Everyone falls to the ground. The grave keeper keeps an eye on the dead to see if any of them move. If the grave keeper sees someone move they are out of the game. If the grave keeper has his back turned then the dead can move and try to stand all the way up without getting caught!
  • Lollipop Tree – pull a lollipop out to see if the end is colored. If it is, you receive a price.  Either way, you keep the lollipop!
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2Nov/11

Halloween Pictures – Now Playing!

Hi Everyone,

Last Friday's Pack 1776 Halloween Party was a complete success! I hope you all had as great a time as I did.

Three cheers to Lisa Cheney and her team of party animals for coordinating a fun night, which flew by faster than an impatient vampire bat in hurry out of a belfrey! Great games, costumes, prizes and treats.

Many thanks to our own, hard-working Cubmaster Macey for capturing the event on film, with a thrilling collection of portraits of our cubs and families. Macey is the Wizard of Photography, and you can view his magic at our pack website on SmugMug. Go to the photo site and enjoy the show.

See you next week for our big November Pack Meeting, the Olympic BeyBlades Tournament! Watch for your e-mail-man to deliver more details.

Cubmaster John

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21Oct/11

Pack Halloween Party

Date/Time: Friday, October 28, 6-8pm (setup begins at 4:30pm)
Location: MPR
Cost: Free admission.  Nominal fee for concessions.
Attire: Costumes!!
Signup: Just show up and have fun!

Hi all!

OK! Just one week until the pack Halloween party. Below are the booths so far.

Macey Zavala:  Photo booth
Den 2: Eyeball race
Den 3: ... pending ...
Den 4: Putting booth
Den 5: ...pending ...
Den 6: Cake Walk
Den 7: Jack-O-Lantern Candy Toss
Den 8: Witch Hat Ring Toss
Den 9: Pumpkin Bowling
Den 10: Feelies booth
Den 11: Fishing game or bean bag

The party is from 6 to 8. We have access to the MPR starting at 4:30. Please be set up and ready to go by 6:00. Remember to sign up to help man your booth so that everyone can enjoy the party. 1/2 hour increments are nice. Please remember to supply what you need for your booth/activity including decorations! The pack will provide you with some candy to hand out to participants and some play money for the winners of the activities to go and exchange for prizes.

Concessions will be available for a very nominal fee... We're just going to have pizza and water available. That night it's all about the candy and prizes!

Don't forget to DRESS UP!! It is a HALLOWEEN party! The kids have even MORE fun when they see that we are getting involved!

If you have any questions please let me know!
Thanks!
Lisa

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22Sep/11

Boo! Guess Who?

Hi All!

It's that time of year again to start thinking of our annual Halloween Party for the cub scouts! It will be held in the MPR on Friday, October 28th from 6 to 8. More details will be forthcoming but I wanted you all to be sure and have it on your calendars and pass along the information to your dens. As always, we will be having "booths" or activities put on by each den so start thinking of your game now and I'll send along some ideas soon too.

Traditionally the Webelos II are responsible for the food but we have 3 dens of Web II. Do either of you want to volunteer for the food or would you like for me to draw straws? 🙂

Also, do any of you have a strobe light that we can use that night? I hate to buy one just for one night of spooky fun.

Thanks!
Lisa Cheney
Pack 1776 Halloween Party Coordinator

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24Oct/10

Halloween Party

Date: Friday, October 29, 2010
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Coyote Creek MPR
RSVP to eVite by Tuesday, October 26th

Pack 1776 families,

Beware the ghosts and goblins will be everywhere - All our cub scouts and their families are invited to join us for mayhem and munchies Friday, October 29th, from 6 to 8 pm in the MPR at Coyote Creek.

Costumes are strongly encouraged for kids AND adults!!

There will be a $5 admission fee per family and a nominal fee for food.

Please RSVP to eVite by Tuesday, October 26th and please specify how many adults and kids will be attending. We want to ensure we have enough prizes. If you have any décor you would like to loan for the evening please let us know - thank you!

Warning!!!
Refusal to attend our Spooktacular Halloween Party will result in loss of fun for everyone!

- Pack 1776 Committee

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24Oct/09

Halloween Party

Date: Friday, October 30, 2009
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: MPR

It's Pack 1776's Annual Halloween Bash!

Beware the ghosts and goblins will be everywhere. All our cub scouts and their families are invited to join us for mayhem and munchies.

RSVP by October 27th and please specify how many kids will be attending, we want to ensure we have enough prizes. Admission is free if you are wearing a costume (including adults). There will be a nominal fee for food and any additional BOO bucks. If you have any décor you would like to loan for the evening please let us know.

Thank you! [stextbox id="warning" caption="Warning" float="true" align="right"]Refusal to attend our Spooktacular Halloween Party will result in loss of fun for everyone!!![/stextbox]

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