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2010 Cub Scout Camp Slide Show

  1. 1. Join the Adventure! Cub Scout Camping 2010 Photo: Adam Richins / Pocono Record Photo: Adam Richins / Pocono Record
  2. 2. Benefits of Outdoor Adventure <ul><li>86% of Scouts tried something they never tried before </li></ul><ul><li>80% participated in decision making </li></ul><ul><li>78% feel they accomplished something worthwhile </li></ul><ul><li>And they all have FUN! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Cub Scout Summer Adventure <ul><li>Choose from two </li></ul><ul><li>great adventures : </li></ul><ul><li>Day Camp </li></ul><ul><li>(Monday-Friday daily) </li></ul><ul><li>Overnight Camp at </li></ul><ul><li>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp </li></ul><ul><li>(Sunday-Friday overnight) </li></ul>Cub Day Camp Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
  4. 4. Get Set for Adventure <ul><li>The adventure begins with special camp “themes” </li></ul><ul><li>Cub Scouts could be a Knight of the Roundtable or traveling to distant lands or even exploring outer space </li></ul>
  5. 5. Calling All Cub Scouts <ul><li>All registered Cubs can attend either or both camping adventures </li></ul><ul><li>Attend as a Pack, Den or individually </li></ul><ul><li>Join the adventure in 2010 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Activities Galore <ul><li>Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Nature </li></ul><ul><li>HandiCraft </li></ul><ul><li>Outdoors Skills </li></ul><ul><li>Watersports </li></ul><ul><li>BB Gun </li></ul><ul><li>Archery </li></ul><ul><li>Sling Shot </li></ul><ul><li>All programs designed to be age appropriate </li></ul>
  7. 7. Dress For Adventure <ul><li>Camps operate rain or shine – fun no matter what the weather </li></ul><ul><li>Wear comfortable shoes and clothes </li></ul>
  8. 8. Adventure Yes … Safety First! <ul><li>First Aid and CPR trained staff </li></ul><ul><li>members </li></ul><ul><li>Health Officer or </li></ul><ul><li>First Aid Lodge always at the ready </li></ul><ul><li>Our camps are all Nationally Accredited </li></ul>
  9. 9. Summer Camp – a Great Experience and a Great Value <ul><li>Compare a week at Akelaland to other camps: </li></ul><ul><li>BSA, Minsi Trails Council $285 to $310/week </li></ul><ul><li>Sports Camp (football) $1,750/week </li></ul><ul><li>Sports Camp (soccer) $555/week </li></ul><ul><li>Church Camp $425/week </li></ul><ul><li>YMCA Camp $385/week </li></ul><ul><li>BSA, Bucks County Council $315/week </li></ul><ul><li>BSA, Philadelphia Council $300/week </li></ul>
  10. 10. Summer Camp – a Good Value for Your Money <ul><li>Your Summer Camp fee helps pay for: </li></ul><ul><li>All meals every day (and the food’s good, too) </li></ul><ul><li>All program areas (don’t forget the new pool) </li></ul><ul><li>All program supplies </li></ul><ul><li>Experienced, quality staff (salaries & training) </li></ul><ul><li>All support services (first aid, ranger, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>All camp utilities and maintenance </li></ul><ul><li>Camp improvements </li></ul><ul><li>Camperships </li></ul>
  11. 11. The Cub adventure of the summer … Priceless Akelaland Cub Scout Camp (Full Week) Weeks of 6/27/2010 to 8/13/2010 $285 by 3/15 $310 after 3/15 Akelaland Cub Scout Camp (Mini Week) Weeks of 6/27/2010 to 8/11/2010 $180 Per Scout Cub Day Camps (Week-long day camp only) Weeks of 6/21/2010 to 8/20/2010 Varies by camp location - visit www.minsitrails.com for details
  12. 12. Financial Aid is Available <ul><li>Campership funds available to provide partial financial assistance </li></ul><ul><li>Confidential applications are available from the Minsi Trails Council Scout Service Center </li></ul>
  13. 13. Cub Day Camp Adventure! <ul><li>Outdoor camp activities without spending the night </li></ul><ul><li>Monday-Friday (Usually 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) </li></ul><ul><li>Sibling program available </li></ul><ul><li>New for our 2010 season will be pre and after care for all camps (there will be an additional fee for this service) so that there are more opportunities for your son to attend camp as you travel to and from work. </li></ul>Cub Day Camp
  14. 14. Day Camp Adventures 2010 <ul><li>June 21 – 25 Coopersburg - S. Lehigh Mem. Park (Evening) </li></ul><ul><li>June 21 – 25 Northampton Borough Municipal Park </li></ul><ul><li>July 5 – 9 Creamery Park </li></ul><ul><li>July 12 – 16 Louise Moore Park </li></ul><ul><li>July 19 – 23 Easton - Forks Township Park </li></ul><ul><li>Palmerton - Palmerton Park </li></ul><ul><li>July 26 – 30 Phillipsburg - Lopatcong Township Park </li></ul><ul><li>Aug 2 – 6 Hazleton - Penn State University </li></ul><ul><li>Aug 9 – 13 Fogelsville – Camp Spirit </li></ul><ul><li>Aug 16 – 20 Jonas - Trexler Scout Reservation </li></ul><ul><li>Bushkill Township Park </li></ul>Cub Day Camp
  15. 15. Day Camp Attendance Fees ‘10 Cub Day Camp * After May 1st for June and July camps, June 1 st for August camps. Location Early Fee Early Fee w/ Volunteer Late Fee* Late Fee w/ Volunteer* Living Mem. Park $60 $30 $85 $50 Northampton Munic. Park $110 $55 $130 $75 Creamery Park $110 $55 $130 $75 Louise Park $110 $55 $130 $75 Forks Twsp. Park. $110 $55 $130 $75 Palmerton Comm. Park $85 $30 $110 $50 P-Burg Lopatcong Park $110 $55 $130 $75 Bushkill Twsp. Park $85 $30 $110 $50 Penn State Hazelton $85 $30 $110 $50 Trexler SR $85 $30 $110 $50 Fogelsville – Camp Spirit $110 $55 $130 $75
  16. 16. Bring Your Adventure Gear <ul><li>Non-refrigerated lunch </li></ul><ul><li>Water bottle </li></ul><ul><li>Rain gear </li></ul><ul><li>Backpack </li></ul><ul><li>Day camp tee-shirt </li></ul><ul><li>Swim trunks </li></ul>Cub Day Camp
  17. 17. Help Make Adventure Happen <ul><li>Volunteer at camp </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Program areas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Health officer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Den leader </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Youth attend at a </li></ul><ul><li>discounted rate when </li></ul><ul><li>accompanied by a week-long adult volunteer </li></ul>Cub Day Camp
  18. 18. Summer Adventure Itinerary <ul><li>OUR PACK PLANS TO ATTEND: </li></ul><ul><li>___________________Day Camp </li></ul><ul><li>______________________, 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Contact _____________________ </li></ul><ul><li>For Details </li></ul>Cub Day Camp
  19. 19. Overnight Camping Adventures at Akelaland! <ul><li>Nationally accredited camp </li></ul><ul><li>200 acres of adventure </li></ul><ul><li>New for 2009 – swimming pool and shower house </li></ul>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp Photo: Adam Richins / Pocono Record
  20. 20. Action Packed Days <ul><li>Typical Camp Programs </li></ul><ul><li>Themed Events (Stone Age – Re-Inventing the Wheel for 2010 season) </li></ul><ul><li>Climbing Cube </li></ul><ul><li>Mini Golf </li></ul><ul><li>Frisbee Golf </li></ul><ul><li>Outdoor Skills Center </li></ul><ul><li>Water Carnival </li></ul><ul><li>Family BBQ Night </li></ul>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
  21. 21. Overnight Adventure and Comfort, Too <ul><li>New dining hall with great food </li></ul><ul><li>New Shower house </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- Hot and cold water </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Individual shower stalls </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Separate youth and adult facilities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Electric </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Comfort stations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- Located throughout camp </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Individual flush toilets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Sinks and water </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Campsites </li></ul><ul><ul><li>- Canvas two-person tents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Raised, wooden tent floors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Two sleeping cots per tent </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Covered picnic area </li></ul></ul>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
  22. 22. Your Camp Hosts <ul><li>Over 50% of staff are over 18 years old </li></ul><ul><li>Experienced Camp and Program Directors – school teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Key staff nationally certified in their program area </li></ul>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
  23. 23. Experience the Adventure <ul><li>Camps offered at Akelaland: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Week Long (6 Days/5 Nights) Sunday – Friday </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mini Week (4 Days/3 Nights) Sunday – Wednesday </li></ul></ul>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
  24. 24. Summer Adventure Itinerary <ul><li>Our Pack Plans to attend Akelaland Cub Scout Camp in nearby Jonas, PA </li></ul><ul><li>__________________________________ </li></ul><ul><li>Contact ___________________________ </li></ul><ul><li>For Details </li></ul>Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
  25. 25. Join the Adventure this summer! Cub Scout Camping 2010 Photo: Adam Richins / Pocono Record