Hello, fellow Cub Scouters!
Here is some additional information pertaining to the January theme, Power Up!
Put the Outing into Cub Scouting
Luz Gonzalez shared some information about possible field trips for Dens and Packs. Details on those suggestions are presented, below:
Pony Express District Newsletter
Here is the link to the December Newsletter
Pony Express District is kind of in a state of 'limbo,' right now. There are actually two sites.. the old site, http://www.ponyexpressscouts.org (which hasn't been updated in a while), and the new site, http://www.utahscouts.org/ponyexpress (which is not yet finished)... which is why I have been using my blog, lately, to share info.
Here are links to the other official Cub Scout websites...
Utah National Parks Council
National Cub Scouts "ScoutSource" home page
Scout Shop online
Here are links to other websites that have ideas and helps for running your Pinewood Derby.
Here are some ideas for stands that can be given out as trophy bases for the Pinewood Derby cars from scoutingthenet, and instructables, and Pack 479. Here is a pre-built one from Hobbylinc (even if you don't want to buy it, it may give you an idea for building another kind of stand).