Activities in the Pathfinder District include:
District Dinner - January each year
Pinewood Derby - February each year
Cub Scout Camp - June and July each year
Scouting for Food - November each year
2013 Scouting for Food (SFF)
Scouting for Food is the largest one-day food drive in the Boy Scouts of America. Started in 1985 here in the St. Louis area, Scouting for Food has expanded to other councils across the country.
Please do not hesitate to contact our District's Scouting for Food Chairman, Dan Kelley, with questions.
2014 Pathfinder District Adult Recognition Dinner
At the 2014 District Recognition Dinner, leaders will be recognized for the special contributions they have made to Scouting through their units, the district, and the council. Nominate Adult Leaders from your unit that you believe are the "Best of Best." Which leaders go above and beyond on a continuous basis to serve the Scouting program? Those leaders cannot be recognized for their contributions if they are not nominated. Submit your nomination today!
The District Award of Merit and Silver Beaver Awards must be nominated through the forms provided below. All other nominations may be completed online or by the form provide.
Award Nomination Forms
All awardees (except for Silver Beaver Recipients) will be recognized on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at the Pathfinder District Adult Recognition Dinner. Formal Invitiations to mail in early December. Online reservations for the Dinner will be available in November.
2014 Pathfinder District Pinewood Derby
The 2014 Pathfinder District Pinewood Derby will be held on over three days (February 6-8, 2014). As Cub Scout Packs plan their Pinewood Derby, it is essential that District Standards are followed so that Cub Scouts are prepared to enter the District Pinewood Derby. The Official Manual for the 2014 Pathfinder District Pinewood Derby may be downloaded here: 2014 Pinewood Derby Manual.pdf
Units may sign up for their preliminary race times now by contacting Fran Geisel at 314-291-8175 or email@example.com
. Your preliminary race time must be scheduled with Fran PRIOR
to registering your unit.
"The purpose of the Pinewood Derby is to help the Cub Scout
build a team relationship with their parent or helper,
experience the sense of accomplishment and the excitement of competition,
learn win/lose good sportsmanship, and to have fun."