Cosley Zoo overnight registration is here!

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For the first time, Pack 24 is headed to Cosley Zoo in Wheaton for an overnight stay!  Cosley Zoo exhibits a variety of domestic farm animals and Illinois native wildlife. Visitors can enjoy watching the activities of the curious red fox, playful raccoons, intriguing turkey vultures, adorable goats and much more. You can even see some […]

It’s Scout Cabin campout time!

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Join us on Saturday, October 5th from 3pm to Sunday, October 6th at 9am for camping at Riverside’s own Scout Cabin. This is the perfect campout for the whole family, especially those Scouts that are new to the Pack and want to see what camping is all about. Plus, if your Scout gets cold feet, you’re literally […]

Fall bike ride…let us know you’ll be there!

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Please join us for the Pack 24 bike ride along the Salt Creek Trail on Sunday, September 22nd at 3PM. Here are the key details: Who:  All Pack 24 scouts and family members, including siblings.    What:  A ride along the Salt Creek Trail, approximately four miles to the Brezina Woods.  A few parents will meet us […]

Warren Dunes signup deadline is Sept. 1st. Click here to get those last-minute registrations in before midnight. Save the date for the Pack 24 fall (formerly known as summer) bike ride — Sunday, September 22nd. Details will be shared soon via email, as well as at our first Pack meeting. Spoiler alert: bike ride includes […]

Warren Dunes camping sign up is open!

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The Scouting season is really gearing up!  Mark your calendars for our first Pack 24 meeting of the year on Tuesday, September 10th at 7PM in the Riverside Presbyterian Church downstairs social hall. We have so many great events coming up, including the Warren Dunes camping trip September 6th-8th (see below for sign up and details), […]

Have you missed us this summer? We’ve missed you, too. If you’ve been wondering about our annual summer bike ride, conflicting schedules have pushed it to the fall, so be on the lookout for the date. On the bright side, it’s bound to be a cooler ride!   Now, on to the BBQ. Let’s get together to […]

4th of July Parade and Lemonade Stand

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Join Cub Scout Pack 24 and Boy Scout Troop 24 as we march in the Riverside Independence Day Parade on Thursday, July 4th 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.  […]

Get ready to enjoy the awesome activities this camp has to offer: climbing, epic slides, horseback riding, marksmanship, waterfront fun and campfires! Pack 24 has reserved a total of 56 spots for Friday, April 26-April 28.  Camp Tecumseh is in Brookston, Indiana which is north of Lafayette and approximately a two-hour drive from the Riverside area. Camp […]

Pancake breakfast: Sign up to help out, Scouts!

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Signup for the annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 2nd is now OPEN!  This event is run jointly with the Boy Scouts of Troop 24. They cook the food and the Cub Scouts serve and clean up.  It’s the second largest fundraiser for Pack 24, so we need the help of all Scouts in serving at least one […]

Come show your support and celebrate as our Webelos II Den crosses over to join the Boy Scouts. They’ve worked hard to earn this honor, many since they were Tigers, and it will be an honor to send them off with a party. The Blue & Gold Banquet is on Sunday, February 24th at 4pm at […]