Upcoming Cub Scout events include rain gutter regatta and bike rodeo

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Ferndale Cub Scout Pack 4026 officials announced they will be hosting 2 recruiting events this year as part of their “Scout Me In” campaign. Girls and boys in kindergarten through 5th grade are eligible to join Cub Scouts.

A Recyclable Rain Gutter Regatta will be held at 6pm, August 27th, at Good News Fellowship, located at 1252 W Axton Road and a Bike Rodeo will be held at 6pm, September 10th, at the BMX track next to the American Legion Hall on 2nd Avenue.

In preparation for the Regatta, participants will make boats out of recycled materials and then race them in a water-filled rain gutter. Racers can help move their boat move forward only by blowing through a straw.

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The annual bike rodeo will have obstacle courses along with a bicycle tune-up station. Attendees are invited to bring their bikes and ride the courses and get a tune-up. Bikes will be available as well. The evening will also include a stunt show by Lenny’s Bike Shop.

More information is available by emailing ferndalepack4026@gmail.com.

Ferndale Cub Scout Pack 4026 participates in numerous community events and community service projects each year including Scouting for Food, Thanksgiving Baskets and Christmas tree pick up.

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