District Picnic

Old Fashioned Summertime Picnic

August 17, 2018   |  5:00-7:30 pm 

Brazos State Park
23400 Park Rd. 12,
Washington, TX 77880

All Scouts, volunteers and their families are invited to join us for the Arrowmoon District Picnic! We’re closing out the summer with a picnic with our Arrowmoon District Scouting friends!  

Invite friends who might be interested in joining Scouting. An information table with information about Scouting and area units will be set up.

RSVP for the picnic

Pic of kids sack racing

Program

Washington on the BrazosThe Star of the Republic Museum and Barrington Farm are located at Washington on the Brazos State Park. Fee. free to arrive a couple of hours before the picnic begins to visit one or both of the amazing venues on your own. There is a cost for both.

Because Washington on the Brazos is known as "the birthplace of Texas", district volunteers will be offering an opportunity for Scouts to work on either the Texas Award or Badge.

The Texas Award/Badge workshop will begin at 6:00 in the picnic area and the Scouts will be traveling to Independence Hall which is on the property. We need to know if your Scout would like to participate in this opportunity and more information will be asked in the RSVP link below.

What to Bring

  • Picnic supper, water, drinks
  • Blanket
  • Chairs
  • BSA Annual Health and Medical Record (Part A & B for any Scouting event) for every person attending
  • Sunblock
  • Bug spray
  • Outdoor games
  • Tennis shoes or hiking boots if participating in the Texas Award/Badge workshop
  • Optional:
    • Canopies, chairs, tables.

Scouting Safely

Safety is Your Responsibility posterThe BSA's Commitment to Safety is ongoing and we want you to know that the safety of our youth, volunteers, staff, and employees cannot be compromised. BSA Guide to Safe Scouting policies must be followed and all participants must follow youth protection guidelines at all Scouting events. Highlights include:

  • Two-deep leadership on all outings required.  
  • No one-on-one contact between adults and youth members. 
  • The buddy system should be used at all times. 
  • Discipline must be constructive.

Youth Protection Guidelines     Guide to Safe Scouting     Enterprise Risk Management

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RSVP for the District Picnic

 

Texas Award and Badge

Area volunteers will be offering an opportunity for Scouts to work on either the Texas Award or Badge.