Bicentennial celebration includes pinewood derby
THORNVILLE - Thornville Cub Scout Pack 24 is inviting area businesses to build and race a pinewood derby car for the Thornville Bicentennial Pinewood Derby.
Pinewood derby car kits are available for a $25 donation. For an additional $5, Pack 42 cub scouts will complete your car. All car must meet Boy Scouts of America rules.
Car weigh-in begins at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 3, at Jake Shaner Park in Thornville. The derby gets started at 1 p.m.
Current and former cub scouts can use their old pinewood derby car or purchase one from the pack to race for a small donation. Awards will be given for first, second and third place as well as best in show. All donations will be used toward the purchase of a new track timer and track.