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Please join us on Sunday September 14th at 6:00pm for our annual bonfire at the Italian Center. A special thank you to the Italian Center of Stamford for the use of their picnic grounds. This is a recruiting event for all prospective and returning Scouts. Come see what Scouting is all about and enjoy making Smores with the Scouts!

2015/2016 Pack 48 Calendar of Events

CUB SCOUTS IS YEAR ROUND FUN!!

Grades 1 through 5

 

JOIN US!!  Stamford CUB SCOUT PACK 48

BONFIRE / OPEN HOUSE Sunday,Sept. 19th,6:00pm

at the Italian Center Picnic Grounds

 

 

 

  • We are open to all boys who are in grades 1-5 at St. Cecilia’s,Springdale,Toquam,Westover,&Stark schools.
  • We meet at the United Methodist Church of Springdale on Hope Street.
  • Dens and Pack meet each month.
  • Fun field trips and camping trips,including Lime Rock Race Track,Bridgeport Bluefish,District events.
  • Pinewood Derby race car contest (FREE DERBY CAR TO ALL REGISTERED CUBS).
  • Your son will develop self-assurance as he builds respect for others.

 

 

 

 

 

Pack 48 Stamford is a member of the Powahay District,which serves the communities of Darien,New Canaan,Norwalk,Stamford,and Wilton.

 

For more information on Connecticut scouting,visit http://www.ctyankee.org

 

For more details on Pack 48 Stamford,please visit our website at http://pack48.org

To join Cub Scout Pack 48,please contact the Pack 48 Cubmaster,Heath Newman at info@pack48.org.

 

 

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Cub Scout Pack 48

Stamford,Connecticut

 

Pack 48 Stamford –2015-2016 Calendar

(Always check for updated and more information on Pack and Den activities:http://pack48.org/)

 

September 2015 –Den Meetings Begin:All Meetings are at the United Methodist Church in Springdale.

19:“Kick-off/Bonfire” /Pack Meeting at the Italian Center at 6:00pm.

     (Full Uniform Required for all returning Scouts)

 

October 2015 –Den Meetings continue

02-03:Overnight District Camping Trip to Lime Rock Raceway,Lime Rock,CT. (ONE OF THE BEST!!)

TBD:Springdale Neighborhood Association Cleanup

10: Minute To Win It!” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 6:30pm.

23-25:Boy Scout Fall Camporee (Webelos only). (CAMPING)

24:Cub Scout Field Day at Hoyt Reservation in Redding,CT. (CAMPING optional)

 

November 2015 –Den Meetings continue

07:“Carnival Night!” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 6:30pm.

TBD:Pack marches in Stamford’s Veterans Day Parade.  (Full Uniform Required)

14:Webelos College –Fun day of learning &earning badges. For Webelos only @ Rogers Magnet School

 

December 2015 –Den Meetings continue

05:“Holiday Around the World Celebration” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 6:30pm.

 

January 2016 –Den Meetings continue

09:“Bingo Night!” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 6:30pm.

30:Sound Tigers Scout Night – hockey game Webster Bank Arena,Bridgeport CT. **

 

February 2016 –Den Meetings continue

06:“COWABUNGA!”- District event at the Stamford Museum and Nature Center.

13:“Raingutter Regatta!”- Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 6:30pm.

19:Harlem Globetrotters Scout Night –Webster Bank Arena,Bridgeport CT **

 

March 2016 –Den Meetings continue

04:Monster Jam (monster trucks) –Webster Bank Arena,Bridgeport CT **

12:“Annual Blue and Gold Dinner” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 5:30pm.

TBD:Annual “Pack 48 Hit-A-Thon” –5:30pm to 8:30pm at Bobby Valentine’s Sports Academy.

 

April 2016 –Den Meetings continue

01:Pine Wood Derby Weigh In –6:00pm to 8:00pm at United Methodist Church.

02:“Pine Wood Derby Race” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church,11:00am –1:30pm.

23:Powahay District Pinewood Derby in New Canaan (top 3 winners from 4/02 attend)

 

May 2016 –Den Meetings continue

07:“Annual Bridging Ceremony” –Pack Meeting at United Methodist Church at 6:30pm.

13-15:Boy Scout Spring Camporee (Webelos only). (CAMPING)

TBD:  Pack marches in Stamford’s Memorial Day Parade.  (Full Uniform Required)

 

June 2016 –No Den Meetings.

TBD:Annual Cub Scout Overnight with the Bridgeport Bluefish at Harbor Yard Stadium.

 

Summer 2016 –Camping trips,field trips,swimming,kayaking,tubing

 

**For ALL Webster Bank Arena events –contact John Reis @ 203-345-4848 for special pricing.

***download the shedule

 

2013 Memorial Day Parade

Scouts of Pack 48 joined with other Packs and Boy Scout Troops to march in this year’s Stamford Memorial Day Parade. This year’s parade culminated with the dedication of the Homer Wise Statue in Veterans Park on Atlantic Street in downtown Stamford. Veterans from all of the armed force branches were in attendance paid tribute Sunday to the late World War II veteran Homer Lee Wise,  the city’s only Medal of Honor winner,  dedicating a statue of Wise. Morton Dean,  former CBS and ABC news anchor and Paul Bucha,  Medal of Honor recipient in 1968,  were among the speakers at the event,  organized by fellow veteran James Vlasto.

Webelos WOW Weekend

Some the Webelos I and Webelos II members of Pack 48 attended the Webelos “WOW”  Weekend. They participated in an educational and fun overnight at Hoyt Reservation in Redding,  CT on May 18 –19,  2013.
Scouts had the opportunity to earn activity badges and belt loops. Our scouts learned about knot tying,  camping,  forestry,  geocaching,  fire building and cooking in an open fire,  readyman first aid,  BB gun safety and target shooting. They also participated in a campfire and storytelling. This is one of the best weekend for Webelos!


Webelos I Bridging Ceremony

Webelos I have completed the requirements for their Webelos badge and have bridged over to the Webelos II program. They are in the home stretch of achieving their “Arrow of Light” badge and in they are in their 5th year in Cub Scouting. After nest year they will be able to bridge to the Boy Scouts. The scouts below who Bridged to Webelos II are Steve Garst,  Sam Harris,  Seth Patchett,  Gregory Mortensen,  and Stephen Wong. Colin Richmond was not in attendence but has also acheived his Webelos badge.