Our goal is to have fun, and what’s more fun that activities? This page keeps track of all the excitement that Pack 48 has coming up!Den Meetings are held on Thursdays as well, nearly always at the Berlin VFW! The number of times each den (made up of kids in the same grade) meet depends on their grade. If you’d like to visit a den meeting, please contact Cubmaster Mike McCormick at firstname.lastname@example.org and he’ll put you in touch with a Den Leader.
Wednesday, June 26 – 4th of July Parade Prep – 7 PM @ Holy Communion Lutheran Church
Thursday, June 27 – 4th of July Parade Prep – 7 PM @ Holy Communion Lutheran Church
Saturday to Sunday, June 29-30 – End of Year Family Campout @ Berlin VFW. Family camping event, cost is free!
Wednesday, July 3 – 4th of July Parade Prep – 7 PM @ Holy Communion Lutheran Church
Thursday, July 4 – Berlin Annual 4th of July Parade! We’ll be marching to celebrate our nation’s birthday, and handing out flyers and candy along the way!
Thursday, July 25 – Pack Hike @ Timber Creek Park – 236 Taylor Ave, Blackwood, NJ 08012i *Also Open House* – 2 mile hike.
Thursday, August 1 – Tribute to Anthony Davis @ VFW Berlin in the evening. No details yet, but the VFW asked us to participate in a ceremony to remember the first soldier killed in Iraq. Coordinated by Irene
Tuesday to Thursday, August 6 to 8 – Lion Twilight Camp @ Camp Pine Hill. Run by Garden State Council, this is only for kids starting Kindergarten in the Fall with an adult partner. This program is in the evenings. For more info, or to register, go to – http://www.gardenstatescouting.org/summercamp
Thursday, August 8 – Pack Hike @ Saddlers Woods 250 MacArthur Blvd, Haddon Township, NJ 08108 . – 1 1/2 miles featuring HUGE old growth trees. Coordinator – Mike.
Thursday, August 15 – Pack 48 Movie Night at Berlin VFW @ 6:30 PM – movie starts at 7 PM.. Lego Movie! Feel free to bring friends or family to this one.. Coordinator – Shawna.
Saturday to Sunday, August 17 to 18 – Summer Campout @ Atsion Family Campground. Day activity – swim day at Atsion Lake. Cost and pay date TBA. Coordinator – Irene.
Saturday, August 24 – Cowtown Rodeo. Tentative, waiting for info!
Much, much more to-be-announced!
2019-2020 Schedule of FUN!
This is the Pack event schedule! Dens hold meetings either weekly or bi-weekly, depending on the grade level!*
Thursday, September 5 – First Pack Meeting of the Year
Saturday, September 28 – White Horse District Car Show (District Event – families can attend as they wish, no organized involvement from the Pack)
Thursday, October 3 – Pack Meeting
Saturday to Sunday, October 5-6 – Fall Campout @ either Rodney or Grice Scout Camp (both in Elmer, NJ).
Saturday, October 12 – Wawa Popcorn Show & Sell Date.
Sunday, October 13 – Wawa Popcorn Show & Sell Date
Saturday, October 19 – Cub Fun Day @ Pine Hill Scout Reservation (District Event- families can attend as they wish, no organized involvement from the Pack. It’s a lot of fun though)
TBA – Show and Sell Day at the Berlin Mart?
Saturday to Sunday, November 2 to 3 – Goshen Pond Campout with Troop 48. Campout is for Webelos & Arrow of Light Scouts.
Sunday, November 3 – Scouting for Food Food Bag Distribution (morning – handing out bags throughout Berlin)
Thursday, November 7 – Pack Meeting
Saturday, November 9 – Scouting for Food Food Bag Collection (morning – picking up bags throughout Berlin – donations go to GIFT Food Pantry in Berlin)
Saturday, November 23 – GIFT Food Pantry Food Thanksgiving Food Distribution @ Holy Communion Lutheran Church
Thursday, December 5 – Pack Meeting – make stockings for YES Children’s home again?
Thursday, January 2, 2020 – Pack Meeting
Sunday, January 5, 2020 (date tentative) – Skiing and Snowtubing Day @ Jack Frost Mountain
Saturday, January 25, 2020 – Klondike Derby with Troop 48. This is open to Arrow of Light Scouts.
Saturday, February 1, 2020 – Pinewood Derby @ Berlin VFW
Sunday, February 2, 2020 – Scout Sunday at local churches (This is a national event and is not organized by the Pack. Each church handles it differently.)
Thursday, February 6, 2020 – Pack Meeting
February TBA – Camp-In – Franklin Institute, Adventure Aquarium, or Battleship New Jersey?
Thursday, March 5, 2020 – Pack Meeting
Sunday, March 8, 2020 – District Pinewood Derby (District Event- our top Pinewood Derby finishers can attend as they wish, no organized involvement from the Pack.)
Saturday to Sunday, March 14-15 – Webelos Cabin Trip (for our Webelos and Arrow of Light Scouts) @ TBA
Sunday, March 29 – Blue & Gold Banquet @ Berlin VFW
Thursday, April 2, 2020 – Pack Meeting – Raingutter Regatta
Saturday to Sunday, May 1 to 2 – Campout. Tentative @ Fernbrook Farms in Bordentown, NJ
Sunday, May 2, 2020 – White Horse District Fishing Derby (District Event – families can attend as they wish, no organized involvement from the Pack)
Thursday, May 7, 2020 – Pack Meeting
Saturday, May 23, 2020 – Memorial Day Flag Placement and Retirement with the Berlin VFW @ 9 AM. 9 AM – 10:15 AM – Flag placement @ Berlin Cemetery. 10:30 – 11:30 – Flag Retirement @ Berlin VFW. 11:30 – Noon – Thank you hot dog cookout @ Berlin VFW
Thursday, June 4, 2020 – End of Year Ceremony and Move Up
Saturday to Sunday, June 27-28, 2020 – Summer Kick Off Campout @ TBA