Holding with tradition, the Middleburg Cub Scout Pack 1737 kicked off the 2016 Pinewood Derby season on Saturday February 6, 2016 at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church Parish House . There were well over 30 car of all shapes and sizes entered in this years event.
The Pinewood Derby has been a cub scout tradition for 63 years. Started by Don Murphy of Manhattan Beach, CA, Cubmaster for Pack 280C in 1953. Don Murphy wanted to create a new father-son Cub Scout activity he could do with his 10 year old son who was too young to race in the Soap Box Derby.hhh