Mission to Space, Pioneer Days 2019: The Final Day!

It’s the final day of Pioneer Days 2019! We can’t believe how fast it’s gone, but it’s been among our best ever. Truly! Today is marked by flagpole activities (including lemon sucking, watermelon seed spitting, butter churning and so much more) and rope burn. This afternoon brings individual activities and the judging of campsite and team meal! Each team has built a campsite in the woods and will make the judges a gourmet meal over their campfire! It’s truly amazing. Tonight, it all comes down to the song, banner and tall tale (a sort of comic take on and occasional roast of all things summer 2019). It’s sure to be among our most memorable days and nights of summer! Follow along!

Pioneer Days 2019
Mission to Space

Day 3 – Monday, August 5th 2019
7:45 CA’s wake up campers
8:10 Junior breakfast; Senior clean up
8:40 Line-up
8:50 Junior clean up; Senior breakfast
9:00 Captains meeting in the dining hall
9:25 Team meetings: Select participants for flagpole and individual activities
9:45 Line-up at the flagpole for FLAGPOLE ACTIVITIES + ROPE BURN!
12:30 Junior lunch; Senior recall
1:00 Junior canteen and rest; Senior lunch and canteen
1:30 Teams begin meal preparation 2.5 hours before judging time
2:00 Team meetings: Finish selecting participants for individual activities
2:30 Report to various activity areas for individual activities!
3:45 General Swim: Everyone to the pool
4:00 Judging- Meal and Camp Site
4:00 Yellow (Lower tennis court) (1:30 prep)
4:40 Blue (Lake) (2:10 prep)
5:20 Red (Pool) (2:50 prep)
6:00 Green (Lower parking lot) (3:30 prep)
4:30 Showers
5:30 Junior dinner (SILENT)
6:00 Line-up
6:10 Junior recall; Senior dinner (SILENT)
Committees continue working on projects
6:30 Final preparation
7:30 Line-up at flagpole for the finale – Outdoor Theater
Team Song
Tall Tale

Followed by the closing awards show for Pioneer Days 2018!

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