Cub Scouts

Communication fun earns Scouts new badge

January 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

Cub Scouts from Den Six, Pack 3265 visited the Rockford Squire newspaper on Thursday, January 12 to learn about communication. The youngsters, from the Ada Vista Elementary Spanish Immersion program, had many interesting questions about how a newspaper is created. They looked at a copy of the first edition of the Weekly Rockford Register from Feb. 8, 1871 and compared it [...]

Scouts prepare gardens for Memorial Day

June 3, 2010 // 0 Comments

Local Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts gathered on Thursday, May 27 at Blythefield Memory Gardens for the annual decorating of the veterans’ graves for Memorial Day. The event opened with a memorial flag ceremony conducted by local veterans as “Taps” was played. The young people then gathered handfuls of flags and went row by row, ensuring all veterans were [...]

Scouts camp out at Whitecaps stadium

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Members of Cub Scout Pack 3285 Crestwood School take part in the August 28 Whitecaps evening festivities. They are (front row, l–r) Jimmy Helm, Justin Fraula, Evan Coberly, Sean McLellan, Jason Andrus; (back) leaders Bill Helm, Guy McLellan and Greg Coberly. Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts were honored by the West Michigan Whitecaps at their home game on Friday, [...]

Cub Scout Pack 3285 Inducted

March 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

Front l – r: Jake Carlson, Mason Parker, Gavin Woodard, Ethan Walthorn, Jimmy Helm. Middle l-r: Nathan Triesenberg, Ryan Harrell, Daniel Stewart. Back Row l-r: Sean McLellan, Jason Andrus, Brayden Durfee, Jeff Terchek and Tommy Best. Thirteen Cub Scouts from Pack 3285 were inducted into the MLB Players Choice Baseball Card Clubhouse at Legends Sports and Games at [...]

Thanks for the Memories

March 12, 2009 // 0 Comments

Some memorable Cub Scouts visited the Squire offices Thursday, February 26. Scouts and parents were very patient as the host of the event, Squire editor Beth Altena, was half an hour late due to plane delays at the airport. Thank you very much to parents who were gracious over the delay. The kids had a good time looking at papers over 100 years old and guessing what has [...]