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January Pack Meeting - 1/6 & 1/7 Pinewood Derby

posted Dec 9, 2016, 6:40 PM by Westford Pack 100   [ updated Dec 20, 2016, 7:47 AM ]
Back by popular demand...
 
The Pinewood derby is one of the premiere events for the pack.  This year's Pinewood Derby weigh-in is scheduled for Friday, January 6th at 7:00-8:00 PM in the Abbot cafeteria.  Cars will be inspected, weighed and impounded!  Race day is Saturday, January 7th at 9:00 AM also in the Abbot cafeteria.
 
You all should have received your car kit by now. If not please check with your den leader.
 
There are many online resources that will provide building tips.  The below You Tube search link has videos that explain the basic process without getting too technical.
 
Please find the rules located on this page .  This is important to qualify in the Pack race as well as should your car be eligible to go to the district finals, these rules MUST be adhered to in order to avoid disqualification and disappointment!
 
This year we will NOT be having an photographer – parents/family – please feel free to bring your camera for in race shots as well as a pose at the end of your Scout with their trophy!
 
VERY IMPORTANT – PLEASE HAVE YOUR SCOUT NAME THEIR CAR AND SEND TO THEIR DEN LEADER NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 31, 2016!
 
Thanks,
Den 2, PWD Committee
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