August 1 –     Everything You Want to Know About Family Scouting

                        School Night for Scouting scheduled for Sept. 13

Sept. 5 –        Volunteer Recruitment Succession Planning

                        FOS and Charter Packet break-outs

Oct. 3 –          Bobcat Night–Get Your Badges Here!

                        OKPIK – What the heck is that?

                        Map reading and Orienteering – A paper map?

Nov. 7 –          Outdoor Cooking for Cub Scouts

                        We’re Smart – We Can Do This! – Plan our next Camporee

                        Merit Badge Counselor training

Dec. 5 –          Aurora Fire Museum Field Trip – Meeting at the Fire Museum, 53 N. Broadway, 7:00

                        Find out about our own Explorer Post 99 sponsored by the Aurora Fire Department

                        Get information regarding the Fire Safety Merit Badge


                        It’s Not Too Cold to Think About Camping!

                        Day Camp information for Cub Scouts

                        Boy Scout Camps – Camp Freeland Leslie, NYLT (National Youth Leadership Training),

                           and perhaps other favorite camps.  Bring your favorite to discuss.

                        We’re Smart – We Can Do This! – Part 2 - More planning for our next Camporee

Feb. 6 –         Did You Miss the Training Academy Midway?

                        This is our Mini Midway with lots of ideas for scout adventures

Mar. 6 –         A Scout is Helpful – Service Project and Eagle Project suggestions

                        We will have organizations here to give you suggestions for LOTS of projects!

                        We’re Smart – We Can Do This! – Part 3 - More planning for our next Camporee

April 3 –         Explore Native American Culture – How it fits in with the Scouting program

                        Schingoethe Center of Aurora University

                        Mascoutin Society of Chicagoland promoting Native Culture

                        Order of the Arrow (OA) Ceremonies

May 1 –          Dutch-Oven-Palooza

                          Defined in the Urban dictionary as: an all-out crazy party; partying at one place with a ton of people like there’s no tomorrow

                          OK, so it might not be THAT crazy, but bring your special Dutch Oven dish or a dish to pass if you haven’t figured out the Dutch Oven thing yet.

                        Also pick up your unit’s Program Packet if it hasn’t been already.

                        You will also need a camp chair, mess kit, or plate, cup, and utensils.