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Aug
3
Thu
Kaskaskia Roundtable/OA Chapter Meeting @ St. Peter’s United Church of Christ
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
10
Thu
Kaskaskia Committee Meeting @ Red Bud Hospital - 2nd Floor
Aug 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Aug
12
Sat
STEMfest 2017 @ Pole Position Raceway
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

STEMfest 2017

Join us for the first ever GLSAC STEMfest, hosted by Pole Position Raceway! Enjoy free STEM activities from our STEM partners, and race around the 1/4 mile track for just $10 (a $21-$25 value!). Purchase your discounted tickets at sign-in on August 12.

Special thanks to our featured STEMfest sponsors: Pole Position Raceway, Bricks 4 Kidz, Maryville University Robotics, & Sylvan Learning Center! 

Who: Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, STEM Scouts, families, and friends
What: A fair full of STEM fun for all ages! See our list of partners that will be bringing activities below
When: August 12, 2017 from 9 am – 12 pm
Where: Pole Position Raceway (8800 Watson Rd, St. Louis, MO 63119)
Cost: FREE to attend; purchase a discounted race for $10 at sign-ins between 9 am and 12 pm on Aug. 12; food also available to purchase at Pole Position Raceway

Racing requirements:

Junior or Youth races only. Adults can race but not at the adult speeds. For Junior race, must be 6+ years old and 50″ tall. For Youth race, must be 14+ years old and 56″ tall. Discount will only apply during event hours.

Thanks to our partners who will be bringing the STEM fun (more coming soon)!

  • Pole Position Raceway
  • Bricks 4 Kidz
  • Maryville University Robotics
  • Sylvan Learning Center
  • Mad Science
  • Little Medical School
  • GSLAC STEM Invention Trailer

Aug
15
Tue
Kaskaskia District Commissioner Staff Mtg. @ Red Bud Regional Hospital (2nd Floor Conference Room)
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Aug
18
Fri
EclipseFest @ Pine Ridge Scout Camp
Aug 18 – Aug 21 all-day

Looking for a Scouting experience out of this world? Join us for EclipseFest Aug. 18-21 at Pine Ridge Scout Camp. During this time, a total solar eclipse is scheduled to occur and Pine Ridge is situated to have one of the greatest viewing locations in the nation. This event will give Scouts an educational and safe opportunity to witness this rare phenom!

Aug
21
Mon
Eclipse Watch Party @ Beaumont Scout Reservation and S bar F Scout Ranch
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

REGISTER

S-F Scout Ranch: Watch the eclipse from Nim’s Lake in a canoe or paddleboard and enjoy the day swimming on the waterfront. Pontoon boat rides and other watercraft will be available as well. (S bar F viewers will experience a total eclipse.) Overnight camping will occur in the camporee field outside Famous Eagle.

Beaumont Scout Reservation: Celebrate the day at the pool and view the eclipse while partaking in a pool party, the gaga pit, and human foosball. (Beaumont viewers may experience a near-total eclipse.) Overnight camping will occur in Lane camporee field.

$15 per person includes:

  • Eclipse viewing glasses
  • Lunch
  • Solar eclipse patch
  • Swimming
  • Overnight camping on Sunday and/or Monday nights

Did you know? Only certain parts of the country will be able to see the total solar eclipse. Viewing from one of our camps will result in a much better view! The actual solar eclipse is scheduled to occur at 1:14 p.m. at Beaumont and 1:17 p.m. at S bar F.

Sep
7
Thu
Kaskaskia Roundtable/OA Chapter Meeting @ St. Peter’s United Church of Christ
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
14
Thu
Kaskaskia Committee Meeting @ Red Bud Hospital - 2nd Floor
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sep
16
Sat
Kaskaskia Cub Scout Leader Training @ Monroe County Annex
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • $22/person gets you the leader guide, participant binder, and Trained patch
  • Or $2/person if you do not require those items
Sep
19
Tue
Kaskaskia District Commissioner Staff Mtg. @ Red Bud Regional Hospital (2nd Floor Conference Room)
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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