Gather ’round Padawans, We have a large group of more than a dozen families registered for the Star Wars Episode 8 private screening on the morning of Saturday, December 16, but we still have room for more.  So if you want to register siblings, grand parents or other family, now is your chance.  The cost for […]

Join us for Star Wars: The Last Jedi!

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A long time ago in a Galaxy far, far away… If your scout (or you) are big fans of the Star Wars movies, then we hope you can join Pack 24 for a private matinee showing of the newest Star Wars episode on Saturday, December 16 at 9:45am at the North Riverside Mall Classic Cinemas […]

Thank you to all of the Scout families and volunteers who participated in our summer bike ride. We couldn’t have asked for more perfect weather!   Even though summer just started, we’re looking forward to September camping in Michigan at Warren Dunes State Park — less than two hours from Riverside.    Make sure to […]

Summer Picnic – Sign Up Reminder

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If you haven’t done so yet, please join us for our Summer Picnic this Sunday, August 30 from 1-5.  The location is the National Grove South #2, the entrance to which is located near of the intersection of Des Plaines and 29th Avenue.There will be fun games including water balloons, a bounce house, and BBQ […]

Schedule of Pack Events

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With back-to-school for all D96 kids just around the corner, we thought it would be a good time to give all of our cub scout families an overview of some of the events our leadership has planned for the upcoming year: Sunday, August 30 from 1-5pm.  Summer picnic at the National Grove South #2, the entrance […]

Pack 24 Summer Picnic

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Greetings Pack 24 families. The pack leaders are getting ready to kick-off a great year of scouting, and our first event will be the annual summer picnic on Sunday, August 30 from 1-5pm.  The location is the National Grove South #2, the entrance to which is located near of the intersection of Des Plaines and 29th Avenue.  We […]

Pack 24 Summer Events

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Thanks to all the scouts and parents that helped Jennifer and Jay Baird with the lemonade stand, especially Janette Gonzalez.  We sold about 400 cups of lemonade to our thirsty friends & neighbors, and the scouts were all cheerful and helpful. Eagle Scout Ceremony – Saturday, July 18: All pack 24 cub scouts and parents […]

The weather looks great for the 4th of July, so join us as we march in the Riverside Independence Day Parade and serve the best lemonade in town afterwards.  Here’s what you need to know: Parade Scouts must be in full class A uniform, blue dress shirt, neckerchief, slide, cub scout hat is optional.  Brag […]

Greetings sports fans!  Please join us for a counsel-arranged event to watch the Schaumburg Boomers.  This event is open for the whole family, so bring any baseball fans along. Here are some of the main facts: This is a “scout night” at a minor league baseball game, followed by an option to camp.  You can […]

Pack 24 Summer Activities

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Happy end of the school year pack 24!  Summer has officially begun. We have updated the pack 24 calendar to reflect some fun summer activities we have planned, here’s a quick overview. June 14:  Join us for a bike adventure along the Salt Creek Trail.  We are planning an easy ride of a few miles, […]