June, 2002 Cub Scout Pack 378 News See www.geocities.com/pack378ohio Some content is encrypted. Volume 6, Issue 10 Inside this Issue • RTA HomeBound: Same as in- 1 Coming Attractions Coming Attractions bound ($1.50, 3/$1.00). "Transfers" 2 Results with Homebound RTA fees paid at the Lakefront Line have a 4 hr. time Summer Program Contacts limit so you can shop or see sights on the way home. Behringer (440) 838-5301 The Pack summer program encourages Bellmore (440) 526-4202 year-round group involvement and a So far we have: McNeely, Bellmore, Hudak (440) 526-7530 chance for the scouts to earn the coveted Behringer, Mayher, Snow, and O’Brien Mayher (216) 524-1123 Summer Time Award. Participating in 3 families. Nawalaniec (216) 447-1646 Sefcovic (214) 447-4065 or more of the summer activities (at least Snow (440) 526-7226 1 per month) earns an official Cub Scout Hike or Bicycle Tour pin that is worn above the left pocket. Here’s the menu of events: Contact: Anderle & Belovich Families Calendar Saturday, June 22nd. Details are being Downtown Extravaganza sent home the last week of school. It June 9, Downtown Outing Contact: Bellmore Family will be an age-appropriate ride on a June 22, Bike or Hike nearby path. We’re opening this to all Sunday, June 9th, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. friends and families as well. June 30, July 7 optional parent’s or family mtgs for Day Camp. Meet at the Brookpark Rd. RTA Rapid So far we have: Belovich, Anderle, Station at 1:00. Ride the train to Noble, Sevcik, Sabolsky, Mayher, and July 3, Fireworks! Terminal Tower. Take the elevator to Snow families. July 15-19, Day Camp! At Oak the observation deck. Check out the Grove Picnic Area in the view of the “Jake” (Indians vs Mets!), the July 3rd Fireworks & Food Brecksville MetroPark. “Home of the Browns”, the new library addition and other sights. Take a ride on Contact: Mayher Family July 28, Putt-putt the new “Lakefront Line” train past the new Stadium, Great Lakes Science Sunday, July 3rd, 5:30 - 10:30 p.m. We August 19, Picnic, parent-son Center, and Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame. will be running a concession stand baseball & kickoff mtg. selling Hot Pretzels and Funnel Cakes to Turn in Raffle Tickets Walk across East 9th St. to tour the Submarine USS COD (usscod.org), raise money and serve the community! August 23-24, Independence check out the deck gun and view the Pick a time slot from the table below, 2 Home Days! Parade on 24th, cityscape and lakefront through the families per shift (you can pre-arrange to Booth Both days. periscope. Re-board the LakeFront Line work with friends). Serve Pretzels and and ride back into the “flats” to see some Cakes, collect money, chat with friends See Also, "Coming Attractions" one-of-a-kind bridges, working freighters and neighbors, Enjoy the fireworks. and tugs on the river, and all the nice 5:30 - 6:15 Setup and 15 min. (2 fam.) FeedBack tourist-y things offered in Cleveland. 6:15 - 7:00 Behringer + ? Not to worry if you're early or late - we 7:00 - 7:45 Normal (2 families) General & background information find each other (1st) at the terminal tower 7:45 - 8:30 Normal (2 families) can be added to the newsletter. observation deck or (2nd) at the dancing 8:30 - 9:15 Normal (2 families) Contact Cliff Bellmore (440-526- 9:15 - 10:00 Bellmore + ? fountains at the Tower City "Avenue". 4202, email@example.com) for assistance or about newsletter Estimated costs: topics. So far we have: Bellmore, and Behringer • RTA Rapid to Downtown: families. Also, see the pack web site: $1.50 per adult, (kid under 3 free) www.geocities.com/pack378ohio 3 children aged 6-15 for $1.00 Summer Day Camp Get a "transfer" coupon good for 11/2 hrs. so that you can ride the Contact: Cliff Bellmore Lakefront Line later at no cost. • Terminal Tower observation deck: July 15-19, 2002. This year's theme is America the Beautiful, Then and Now. $2.00 / Adult, $1.00 / child You should have received a booklet in Do Your Best . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June, 02 the mail by now about the summer Picnic Kevin Belec Scott Sabolsky camping programs offered to Scouts. Ryan Bellmore Matthew Sandvick Contact: Bellmore Family Alex Belovich Ryan Sefcovic TIGER-MANIA: Kindergartners can go Brian Hartnett Zachary Sefcovic to camp. There will be a spring TIGER August 19th, 6:00 p.m. (a Monday) Chris Hudak Dan Sevcik recruitment so that boys can join the Pack Steven Mayher Bring a picnic and play clothes to the Daniel Snow on the 1st day of summer vacation. Independence City Park pavilion. Cook Cody McNeely Dylan Vikowski It's time to start making plans and your peanut butter and jelly sandwiches Jim Nawalaniec Scott Wayne checking summer schedules. on the charcoal fire provided by our pack Brent Noble David Zupkovich Adult volunteers will also be needed so pyrotechnics experts. Participate in Awards included: you won’t have to feel left out - whether some rah-rah Pack stuff and then Play Ball ! until it gets too dark to see. Compass Points Emblems you can come for only a day or two or Matt Behringer Paul Sabolsky for the whole thing. Everyone should attend - it’s the pack Ryan Bellmore Zachary Sefcovic “kickoff” meeting when we set the plan Steven Mayher David Zupkovich And guess what … there’s a patch Brent Noble and a T-shirt for day camp participants. for the coming school year. Turn in your Home Days raffle tickets at the picnic. Family Member Activity Badge (5-day leaders only for adults). Matthew Behringer Brent Noble Cost for the week is $65. Adults are free Steven Mayher Home Days Scholar Activity Badge and so are "tag-alongs" of the adults. 5- Paul Sabolsky day Adult volunteers may register their Contact: Bellmore Family Fitness Activity Badge son for $30! David Zupkovich August 23-24. Parade on Saturday. Communicator Activity Badge Putt-Putt Pick a “Booth Duty” time for either when David Zupkovich your family will be there anyway or when Webelos Badge Contact: Mayher Family they’re not but you can get away for a David Zupkovich while. Enjoy an elephant ear to eat Basketball Belt Loop and Pin Sunday, July 28th, 2:00 – 4:00. Meet at while “staffing” the booth with a Matthew Behringer some luscious course (Brookpark Fun companion. Collect money, explain the Emporium – I480 to Ridge, Left on Ridge game, hand out prizes. Memorial Day Parade to Brookpark, Left on Brookpark for about 100 feet). Choose your weapon Monday, May 27th, before 9:30 a.m. and favorite color ball. Play the bank shots and avoid the water hazards. Enjoy Results Good attendance this year, and a beautiful day for a parade. a refreshment with the group at the 19th hole. Last year we did Go-Carts, too. May Pack Meeting We met as planned at the “band stand” in between 9 and 9:30 a.m. to attend the So far we have: McNeely , Bellmore, Friday, May 17th, At Brecksville’s “Kids service at the memorial on the square. Sevcik, Sabolsky, Anderle, Behringer, Quarters” picnic pavilion. Then we marched to the cemetery at the and Mayher families. corner of Rockside and Rt. 21. for We were expecting it to be in the 60’s another memorial service. Canoe Trip, Maybe Family with a chance of rain. We would have been better off with that! Instead we got All the scouts looked great in their Camping Too! what felt like 30 degree temps without uniforms. All scouts who were Contact: Vikowski & Sabolsky Families the rain but with a stiff breeze to cool us interested got to carry the flags during off. the parade. David Zupkovich Fri/Sat/Sun, August 2nd, 3rd, or4th, volunteered to be part of the flag raising We started late, finished early and got Details will be set later but based on ceremony (and earned part of his Arrow most of our ceremonies done. We lost year’s past… of Light requirements). some of the “business” end of the Pack a picnic lunch and cooler for a meeting and it was a struggle to keep the Brett Anderle Daniel Snow picnic after the trip. You will be hungry assemblage together but the scouts Alex Belovich Dylan Vikowski and thirsty. enjoyed themselves, graduated, and Brian Hartnett Scott Wayne hopefully made some terrific memories. Chris Hudak Matthew Behringer Drive to the Livery. Ride the bus upstream. Ride the canoe downstream. Many thanks to Cody McNeely and Ryan Sefcovic Ryan Bellmore (Or is it the other way around - I forget.) family for the tremendous food and Dan Sevcik Steven Mayher cake! Kevin Belec Brent Noble We may try to put together a tent Brendan O’Brien Zachary Sefcovic campout around this. Graduating to the next rank in scouting: Matthew Sandvick David Zupkovich Brett Anderle Brendan O’Brien Matthew Behringer Paul Sabolsky 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .