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Circle 10 Experience – November 9-11, 2018

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The Circle Ten XPERIENCE will be held November 9 – 11, 2018 at Texas Motor Speedway.  You don’t want to miss it!!!!

There will be over 125 different activities, demonstrations, exhibits, and live entertainment for you, your Scouts, and their families to enjoy.

Cost will be $35 per person (children 4 and under are only $5 ) which includes the entrance fees as well as food (all meals  except dinner on November 9th)

 

CTX Signup Form

Cub Scout aged youth will be astounded with the large variety of activities and entertainment planned with them in mind!  There will be BIG play, creative play, lots of things to THROW, fun “take-home” crafts, and several “give-back to others” opportunities.

You’ll be able to enjoy all your favorite Scouting activities and skills! 

SHOWCASE:  THE BIG PINEWOOD DERBY!  LOOK for the CTX2 sized BIG track sponsored by Pinewood Nuts, a local pinewood derby company. Scouts may bring their own cars or choose from cars provided.  Each hour, a “fastest” car competition will be held (using the Scout’s own cars), with finalists racing in a 3:30 p.m. race-off! The winner will receive a fabulous TROPHY! 

Enjoy these fun activities, too  —  

Meet Baden Powell, founder of the BSA! Obstacle Course
Knot Tying & Lashings Blow Darts
Life-sized Lincoln Logs Tug-a-War
Gigantic Tic-Tac-Toe Scout Pen Pals
SWAPS:  Make ‘em, Trade ‘em (craft) Face Painting

Be prepared to BE AMAZED in this fun filled area highlighting STEM activities where things can be transformed, manipulated, and engineered, all while inspiring young minds.

SHOWCASE:   SCOUT QUIDDITCH  Yes, we are playing Quidditch, complete with a quaffle, bludger, and snitch.  Players will be placed on teams to join in the fun-spirited competition.  Will Tigerin, HuffleWolf, RavenBear, or Webeldor win?

 And you won’t want to miss these “magical” experiences —  

Scouting Trivia, hosted by Cubmaster Dumbledore Wizard Chess, life-sized!
Herbology Class Potions Galore!
Rain Gutter Regatta The SNAKE Guy
Lawn Bowling Rope Bridge
STEM Skills with SNAPOLOGY® Magic Show
Cathy’s Critters Petting Zoo

Expect to visit with some special “characters” while engaging in a gigantic selection of galactic games!

SHOWCASE:  POD RACING, CUB SCOUT STYLE  Get aboard a CubScout podster and race your friends to see who can cross the cosmic finish line first!

 Also, enjoy these  —  

Space Regatta Popsicle & Paper Aviation
Lawn Fishing Body Board Race
Swamp Stilt Walking Bean Bag Toss
Checkers, life-sized! Galactic Bowls (craft)
“Out-of-this-World” science experiments Lego® Derby

Who needs video games when playing games LIVE, outdoors, with your Scouting buddies is WAY MORE FUN!  

SHOWCASE:  HUMAN FOOSBALL  Become a reality player in a live action game of foosball.  Can you block the shot or will the other team score?  It’s harder than it looks – you’ll have to give it a try!

Other incredible activities you won’t want to miss  —  

Rock Range Toss Marble Race
Cardboard Castle Construction Zone Four Square
Neckerchief Slides (craft) Slime Factory
Seed Bomb Origami Anybody?
Mosaic Tile Mural Life-Sized Jenga

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SHOWCASE #2: MOBILE ZIP LINE! Everybody loves a zip line, and we’ll have one on-site!  (10 and older)

 

 

SHOWCASE #3:  BOBCAT BASKETBALL If you are picturing 4 legged, pointy-eared critters dribbling a basketball, you are bobcatting up the wrong tree.  These BOBCATS have 4 wheels, and the drivers need to pick up a basketball with the loader and deliver it to the basket.  It’s not easy, but it is super fun to try.  SPONSORED BY SUNSTATE RENTALS.  (14 and older)

Plus, all these other MOTION-CENTRIC activities:

Canoes on Wheels Races Putting Greens Wrist Rockets
Gaga Ball Mountain Biking BIG Obstacle Course
Climbing Wall Ladder Golf Target Soccer
Tether Ball Frisbee Golf Zorb Bubble Ball
Power Mountain Climbing Lawn Bowling Lawn Darts
Rock Range Toss Four Square Stilts Walking
QR Code Geocaching Cast Away (fly-fishing) Inflatables
Texas Junior Anglers Catch Tank Group Dynamix GAMES!

 

You never know what interesting things you will find at CTX2.  Be Prepared to Xplore all these exhibits, demonstrations, and new activities.  

 

 

Showcase #1:  US NAVY VIRTUAL REALITY!  A big hit at the 2017 National Jamboree, the US Navy Virtual Reality Trailer will be at CTX2!  Be a hero and come to the rescue of fellow crew members (well, it will FEEL like the real thing!)  Youth 14 and older only; signed parental consent required (details TBA).

 

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Showcase #2:  RUSTY GEARS the Robot  An interactive, intelligent robot, Rusty Gears will roam around talking to everyone along the way.  It’s fun and surprising! 

 

 

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Showcase #3:  Ask Me!  Especially for leaders, our friends at CampMaster will host a booth offering hourly tutorials on how to use the CampMaster reservation system. Staff will also be on hand to answer YOUR specific questions.

 

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Showcase #4:  BRING YOUR BEST – TROOP CHALLENGE!  We are looking for 10 troops to bring their own unique style of fun to CTX2.  Troops are invited to host a troop activity at CTX2, and the one judged the “Best of the Best” will have a TALL TROPHY and bragging rights to bring home.  

 

Plus so many others:

Scuba Showcase EnGarde! Fencing demonstration Patch Emporium
Dutch Oven Cooking “Tag” Your Troop Graffiti Wall Art Bird Study
Operation Game Thief/Wall of Shame
(Texas Parks & Wildlife)
Cathy’s Critters Petting Zoo Spark! Dallas
TRAXXAS remote controlled vehicles Trucker Buddy Big Rigs Dallas Zoo exhibit
SWAMPBASE, Lousiana Wildlife on the Move Sewell Automotive Cars
Texas Flyfishing Club Karate Demonstrations Singing Scouts! Silly songs!
LIVE Encounter with SNAKES! Magic Show GOLIATH Mobile Response Truck
Texas Master Naturalist
(Texas Parks & Wildlife)
Urban Wildlife Program
(Texas Parks & Wildlife)
Biologist Program
(Texas Parks & Wildlife)
Tandy Leather Zanfel (Poison Ivy Alert!) Dallas Paleontological Society
Surveying Triage SOS! Welding (14 and older)
Branding

 

What Scouting event is complete without a chance for bragging rights over hitting a bull’s eye … whatever the target!   Be sure to aim true!

 

Showcase: Sporting Arrows  Picture traditional “field” archery combined with skeet shooting!  Using special arrows, archers will take aim on a moving 10-inch foam disk.  It’s fun and it’s a REAL CHALLENGE.  (13 and older)

 

BB Guns Daisy Outdoor Products Inflatable Range
Field Archery Laser-Rifle Shot (13 and older)
Air-soft Guns Sporting Arrows (13 and older)

 

Ever wonder what it was REALLY like back on the frontier?  You’ve got your chance to revisit the past with Frontier Remix!  

 

Indian Village Tee-Pees
Indian Drum Performances Native American Dance Team
Beading (craft) Chuck-Wagon
Trapping/Fur/Hides Exhibit Mountain Man Tent
Tomahawk Throw Flint & Steel Competition
Pioneering Display and Demonstration Branding

 

Frisco RoughRiders Scout Night – June 16th, 2018

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Summertime Kick Off Party with the Frisco RoughRiders

$20 All-You-Can-Eat Ticket Includes:

  • Ticket in the all-you-can-eat section
  • All-inlcusive Dr Pepper products
  • Limited edition RoughRiders souvenir
  • PlayBall! game program
  • On filed parade!
  • Patch for each child

After the game is the included post game sleepover on the field (bring your tent) and watch a movie on the big screen!

Let us know soon if you want to attend at info@txpack229.org and let us know how many. We will be purchasing one large group of tickets.

2018 Scout Night RoughRiders Flyer

Mineral Wells Camping Trip – February 2017

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We are having a campout at Lake Mineral Wells State Park! Come join us for a fun weekend where the boys can learn new scout skills and have a blast!

Fall Camping – Oct 21-23rd, 2016

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We are having our first camping trip of the new year! All families of
scouts and their siblings are invited!
What to Bring: $10 per person for food, tent, chairs, head lamps for kids, flash lights, sleeping bags, reusable tableware and cups, plenty of clothes, 2 pair of shoes, toiletries, class B shirts and hat.
There will be pack leaders at the campsites early on Friday to have the spots secured and to help people get setup as they arrive.
Please let us know how many from your family will be going ASAP.
A map of the State Park and Camping Flyer is attached.

PARENT -N- PAL WEEKEND TREVOR REES-JONES SCOUT CAMP APRIL 22 – 24, 2016

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Parent-n-Pal is an action-packed weekend camping experience for a Cub Scout and his parent/partner at a Scout camp, doing fun  activities like shooting sports such as BB Guns and archery, games, horseback riding and more! It is the perfect outdoor experience for all Cub Scouts. All meals and program are provided for you – you only need to bring your own tent, sleeping bag, flashlight, camp chair and personal camping gear.

APRIL 22-24, 2016

Friday Check-in: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday Activity Schedule: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday Schedule: 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m

The cost is $60 per Person*. Cost covers four meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner Saturday and breakfast on Sunday), a patch and all activity items.
*Scholarships available upon request Registration Deadline April 18, 2016
Cub Scouts can attend Parent-n-Pal as a pack, den, or individual family. The ultimate camping experience is one-on-one with your son creating lasting memories.Moms or Dads or both can attend. However, another adult family member may attend in place of a parent. (**Note: If there are two Scouts in your family, it is okay to attend with one parent)
Important: Children other than registered Cub Scouts CANNOT attend camp (no siblings).

Winter Family Camp – January 15-17th, 2016

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The boys enjoyed a great winter camp out at Eisenhower State Park January 15th, 16th, and 17th.  Activities included hiking, outdoor cooking with dutch ovens, roasting marshmallows, exploring, and camping in cold weather.

Saturday started off with a great breakfast including scrambled eggs cooked in a dutch oven, hot chocolate, sausage, and pancakes.  Shortly after breakfast a light snowfall started with nice large snowflakes that didn’t even slow the boys down.

Circle Ten Experience – November 13-15, 2015

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November 13-15 2015

Come join thousands of your Scouting friends at the Texas Motor Speedway in November 2015 for an Xperience of a lifetime!

Come camp for the weekend or join us for a day visit for Program such as a Pioneering Midway, Archery, Climbing Towers, Native American Dancers and much, much more, along with an ARENA show and FIREWORKS, all on Saturday!
Activities include but are not limited to:
Police, Fire, EMS, and the Rescue
Military Showcase
Shooting Sports (Archery, BB Guns, Air Soft, Wrist Rocket, Paint Ball, etc)
S.T.E.M Exhibit
and MANY others
(full list is in the documents below)

PARENT -N- PAL WEEKEND TREVOR REES-JONES SCOUT CAMP APRIL 24 – 26, 2015

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Parent-n-Pal is an action-packed weekend camping experience for a Cub Scout and his parent/partner at a Scout camp, doing fun  activities like shooting sports such as BB Guns and archery, games, horseback riding and more! It is the perfect outdoor experience for all Cub Scouts. All meals and program are provided for you – you only need to bring your own tent, sleeping bag, flashlight, camp chair and personal camping gear.

APRIL 24 – 26, 2015

Friday Check-in: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday Activity Schedule: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday Schedule: 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m

The cost is $60 per Person*. Cost covers four meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner Saturday and breakfast on Sunday), a patch and all activity items.
*Scholarships available upon request (deadline April 17, 2015) Registration Deadline April 17, 2015
Cub Scouts can attend Parent-n-Pal as a pack, den, or individual family. The ultimate camping experience is one-on-one with your son creating lasting memories.Moms or Dads or both can attend. However, another adult family member may attend in place of a parent. (**Note: If there are two Scouts in your family, it is okay to attend with one parent)
Important: Children other than registered Cub Scouts CANNOT attend camp (no siblings).
Online registration is available at: https://circle10.camp-master.com/events/ParentandPalSpring2015

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