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

Jan. 9 –          PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE – THIS IS THE 2ND WEDNESDAY

                        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.