Author Archives: Laura

May 17 Set for Pack Picnic

Our annual Picnic/May Advancement/Tiger Graduation has been set for Saturday, May 17, at Fontana Nature Preserve in Hazleton. We will be in the open-air pavilion across the river and up by the playground. Our tentative schedule is as follows: Pavilion … Continue reading

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Welcome New Cub Scouts!

…and new parents! We’re SO happy to have you as part of our Pack. The first thing you should know is that this is no longer “our” Pack, it’s your Pack, too. And the Pack gets better when more people … Continue reading

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Aquanaut Clinic and Pack Pool Party!

The August Pack Meeting will be a Pool Party on Friday, August 3. We will gather at the Independence Pool starting at 7:30 pm. We finish at 9:00. Webelos – before the pool party, beginning at 6:30 PM, Craig Bussan … Continue reading

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Summer Camp 2012 – Exploring the Olympics

It was brought to my attention that the health form link that I included in this post was incorrect, taking you to That has been fixed – it now takes you to the Health Form Explanation Page, which contains … Continue reading

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Independence Day Parade

Ok, everybodies…  our Pack is all signed up and ready to be well-represented in the Independence Day Parade – July 4th. Step-off is 9:00 AM. We will meet a full hour before step-off: 8:00 AM, partly so we can be … Continue reading

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Fontana Fishing Contest

I know this is late notice, but this Saturday, June 16, from 9 – 11:30 AM, Fontana Nature Center is holding a Fishing Contest. There will be two divisions: Under 16 (no entrance fee), and 16 and over ($5.00 entrance … Continue reading

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Wacky Olympics

Don’t forget, this Sunday, June 10, is our Pack’s Wacky Olympics! We’ll meet at St. John School and start the Games promptly at 1:00. This is a “class B” event – the Pack T-Shirt is far more appropriate for the … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Swim Requirements

When we attend any BSA-Sponsored event that involves swimming, everybody (including parents) must pass a Swimming Ability Test. This is part of the BSA’s “Safe Swim Defense” program, and is in place to ensure the safety of all swimmers. The … Continue reading

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Earn Belt Loops This Summer

Even though some of our dens don’t meet as regularly over the summer as they do during the School Year, that’s no reason that the boys can’t continue working on advancements. Keep his Scout Book with you when you go … Continue reading

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May Day Baskets

Good Morning, Scout Families! Happy May Day! What is May Day, you ask? Well, it’s a very old holiday with a rich tradition. We don’t celebrate it much nowadays, but it goes way back to pre-biblical times. Early history points … Continue reading

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