Log Cabin/Railsplitter District

Bob Stocker somtimers@gmail.com (217)710-3393

Jim Petersen - District Executive, James.Petersen@Scouting.org (608) 228-7781


LCRS District Website December 9, 2013

Leader Roundtables

Second Thursdays of Each Month, 7:00 PM

United Methodist Church, Morrisonville (Ricks St. next to the Post Office)


Any and all adult leaders in our Packs and Troops are encouraged to come to Morrisonville each month to participate in our Roundtables.  You might think you are alone in what you are doing with Scouting, but you’ll find other leaders just like you from other areas of our district. Den Leaders, committee members, Cubmasters, Scoutmasters, Chartered Organization Representatives,… get up to the date and usefful information to help your unit succeed and develop our boys!


Next Roundtable – December 12



JTE Topic

Cub Scout

Holiday/Pinewood Derby

JTE Scorecards

Boy Scout

Holiday/ Pinewood Derby

JTE Scorecards


Each month, we will have a dish to pass dinner so you don’t have to worry about it before you arrive. Just bring something tasty to share with people! 


Cub Scout Roundtable Commissioner, Shannon Haustein,(217)313-9397 haustein@live.com

Boy Scout Roundtable Facilitator, Bill Harmon, (217)825-8749 bill.harmon@llcc.edu



December District Meeting

Monday, December 16th  

Magnuson Grand Hotel, I55 exit 60


December will be our “District Annual Meeting” where we approve of officers for the coming year.  Chartered Organization Representatives are Specifically asked to attend for this annual purpose.


We hold monthly District Committee Meetings to plan and support the functions of our District so we can better serve our boys.  We meet at the Magnusson Grand Hotel at 7:00 PM on the fourth Monday of the month (usually) in the restaurant dining room.  We will start to gather and order dinner aroung 6:30 before we get down to business.  Anyone is welcome that has an interest in strengthening the Scouting program in our area!  The hotel is at Exit 60 on I55 (Carlinville exit).


Contact Jim for directions if needed james.petersen@scouting.org



LCRS 500 District Pinewood Derby

Saturday, March 29th  

North Macoupin County



After the holidays begins “Racing Season” here in Log Cabin Railsplitter. Save the date, and plan to come out and test your car against the best in the district.  Trophies will go to the winners!


Contact Jim to help plan if you would like james.petersen@scouting.org




2014 Day Camp

Back to Bed Rock!

June  - Girard

 July  - Taylorville

 July  - Raymond

July  – Carlinville


The Day Camps in our District move around from town to town to make sure all of our scouts have an opportunity near to them to attend.  2014’s them is Back to Bedrock where there will be games and crafts designed to get your cubs to show their historical side in a fun way.  Check out the content below for a brief look at the 2013 Day Camps.


Please contact

Donna Wujek (217)324-3727 dwujek@aol.com

to confirm your Pack’s date or to discuss hosting a new date.


2013 Day Camp

Mad Scientist

Saturday June 22nd - Girard

Thursday July 25th- Taylorville

 Saturday July 27th,- Raymond

Sunday July 28th – Carlinville


The Day Camps in our District moved around this last year and were hosted by our local Packs! Doing this, almost TWICE as many Cubs got to experience Summer Day Camp in our District compared to last year.  Let’s make 2014 a true double down and get 130 of our scouts to one of these great camps!!

Thank you to Packs: 60 (Girard), 68 (Taylorville), 77 (Raymond), 65 Carlinville!



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