Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
District Activities Chair Jim Swain of Bethlehem oversaw the cars and made sure they were lined up properly. District Activities Chair Jim Swain of Bethlehem oversaw the cars and made sure they were lined up properly.
Cars – Various cars of all different designs and colors were on display. Cars – Various cars of all different designs and colors were on display.
Recent Silver Beaver Award winner Kelli Webb of Easton collected the cars after each run. Recent Silver Beaver Award winner Kelli Webb of Easton collected the cars after each run.
Racing was held on a 40-foot metal track with electronic timing to record the placement of cars and speeds. Racing was held on a 40-foot metal track with electronic timing to record the placement of cars and speeds.
Young scouts and overseers look on as four cars are competing in a very close race. Young scouts and overseers look on as four cars are competing in a very close race.
PRESS PHOTOS BY MARK KIRLINA large gathering of spectators attended the pinewood derby race at First Baptist Church in Bethlehem. PRESS PHOTOS BY MARK KIRLINA large gathering of spectators attended the pinewood derby race at First Baptist Church in Bethlehem.
Cub Scout Tyler Bufiano of Bethlehem in front of the trophies. Tyler’s car was called “Irish Spring,” named after the soap. Cub Scout Tyler Bufiano of Bethlehem in front of the trophies. Tyler’s car was called “Irish Spring,” named after the soap.
Some of the cars in competition are pictured along with the trophies that were handed out during the conclusion of the event. Some of the cars in competition are pictured along with the trophies that were handed out during the conclusion of the event.

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