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The Pinewood Derby is almost here!

posted Dec 24, 2013, 9:50 AM by Scout Marlboro   [ updated Jan 4, 2014, 9:37 AM ]
The 2014 Pinewood Derby is right around the corner!

Let the Judging Begin! 


Our official rules can be downloaded from our Pack 31 documents page found here:  Documents

Don't forget Bob's Wooden Toys Workshop (@ Trombetta's) if you need help getting your cars built.  They have 50 different patterns, weights, paints, and a scale. Their prices are:  Extra blank blocks $5.00, weights of (2 1/4 oz) $5.00, cut and sand your car $3.00, cut sand and paint your car $7.00.  Use of patterns, hammers, and scale are free.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 6:30-8:00 pm
Weigh-in @ the Ritter house (22 Stow Road, 508-460-8075)
All cars must be dropped off for weigh-in in order to be eligible for racing on Saturday.  Cars for the Friday evening Sibling Race need to be dropped off on Wednesday also.

NEW TIME - Friday, January 10, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Sibling Race @ Meehan Hall (119 Washington St, Marlborough)
This event is back on, but a little later in the evening!  Please bring your sibling car to the Wednesday weigh-in. Car numbers will be assigned Friday evening - be sure your name and "Pack 31" is written on the bottom of your car! 
Come join us for our annual Sibling Race where any Scout siblings can race their own cars for fun, fame and glory!
The 2013 Siblings Races were great fun!

NEW TIME Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 11:30 am
Pack 31 Races @ Meehan Hall (119 Washington St, Marlborough)
Snacks and drinks will be available as a fundraiser.  This is a great family event so bring the grandparents, uncles, cousins, and anyone else who might enjoy the race!

NEW TIME Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm
City Wide Races @ Meehan Hall (119 Washington St, Marlborough)
Pack 31's top 3 racers will be racing in the City Wide races at 3pm.  Come cheer on the scouts!