Rocket Day

What is it?
Community-based Model Rocket launch day. Provides a fun event to raise awareness of Cub Scouting and Pack 110.
When is it?
May 17, 2009 from 2 - 5 PM. Setup begins at noon.
Where is it?
Freedom Park near Pavilon 2.
When should planning begin?
Reserving the park should occur at least two months before the anticipated event. If you wait too long, the park may not be available. Jeff Griffin (District Executive) can print out flyers. He needs 7 days notice to print up flyers. His preferred document format is PDF. His email address is: jgriffin@baltimorebsa.org
Supplies Needed

  • 4 launching pads
    • Adam Benson will bring 1 launch system
    • Frank Gauthier will bring 1 launch system
    • Bob Saxon will bring 2 launch systems
  • Fire Extinguisher
    • Paul Ledbetter
  • Sign: Cub Scout Rocket Day this way -->
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Sign: Registration sign
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Sign: Parking sign
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Folding Table
    • Paul Ledbetter
  • Clear Shipping Tape
    • Brought by ?
  • Police Line - Do not cross (in shed?)
    • Bill Goode
  • Stakes
    • need 2 for signs
    • need many more to mark off the launch area.
    • Brought by ?
  • Youth Cub Scout Registration forms
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Adult Cub Scout Registration forms
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Rocket Day Registration forms
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Shoe box for registration form / drawing.
    • Brought by ?
  • Launch Sequence form
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Freeze Pops
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Door Prize - model rocket
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Hammer
    • Frank Gauthier
  • Scissors
    • Frank Gauthier

What does it cost?

  • Park Rental : $75
  • 700 flyers (printed by the Boy Scouts) : free
  • Posters: $10
  • Door Prize: $14
  • Stakes: $?
  • Freeze Pops: $?