Schedule of Events

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 michaelmccormick26@gmail.com and he’ll put you in touch with a Den Leader.

Summer 2019!

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 VFWFamily 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 18 – Playground Night @ Berlin Park. *Also Open House*.

Thursday, July 25 – Pack Hike @ Timber Creek Park – 236 Taylor Ave, Blackwood, NJ 08012i *Also Open House* – 2 mile hike.

Monday to Friday, July 22 to 26 – 1st Week Camp at Pine Hill.  Run by Garden State Council.  For more info, or to register, go to –  http://www.gardenstatescouting.org/summercamp
Monday to Friday, July 29 to August 2nd – 2nd Week Camp at Pine Hill.   Run by Garden State Council.  For more info, or to register, go to –  http://www.gardenstatescouting.org/summercamp

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

Monday to Friday, August 5 to 9 – 3rd and Final Week of Camp Pine Hill.   Run by Garden State Council.  For more info, or to register, go to –  http://www.gardenstatescouting.org/summercamp

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.

Thursday, August 22 – Ice Cream Social & Kickball at Berlin VFW.  *Open House* Location – Berlin VFW Coordinator – Samantha.

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!*

September

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)

October

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?

November

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

December

Thursday, December 5 – Pack Meeting – make stockings for YES Children’s home again?

January

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.

February

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?

March

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

April

Thursday, April 2, 2020 – Pack Meeting – Raingutter Regatta

May

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

June

Thursday, June 4, 2020 – End of Year Ceremony and Move Up

Saturday to Sunday, June 27-28, 2020 – Summer Kick Off Campout @ TBA

Past events!