Pack 448 News

2018 Pack Kick Off Meeting

Round Up Meeting Cub Scout Pack 448 Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Monday Sept....

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Pack Leader Meeting 10am Sept. 9, 2017

I would like to welcome all of our new Scouts and Leaders to Pack 448.  I look forward to a great Scouting year and an opportunity to get to know you and have some fun along the way! I would like to thank the parents that have come forward and volunteered to be Den...

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2017 Pack Kick Off Meeting

Round Up Meeting Cub Scout Pack 448 Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Thursday Aug. 28, 2017...

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Northfield 2017 Roundup

Northfield Elementary Scout Registration 6:00 pm Aug. 23, 2017 Northfield Elementary is a short walk from Pack 448's meeting place at Trinity United Methodist Church.  On Aug. 23, 2017 at 6:00 pm there will be a meeting at the school with boys from grades 1 through 6...

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Pinewood Derby 2017

Pinewood Derby 2017

Pack 448 Pinewood Derby Saturday March 4, 2017 At 3:00pm Saturday, March 4, 2017, Cub Scout Pack 448 will be holding their annual Pinewood Derby at Trinity United Methodist Church! Car check in starts at 2:30pm Saturday and ends promptly at 3:00pm with the first heat...

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October Pack Meeting

October Pack Meeting Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Monday October 24, 2016 families with Cub...

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Pack Kickoff Meeting

Round Up Meeting Cub Scout Pack 448 Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Thursday September 29, 2016...

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Northfield Roundup

Northfield Elementary Scout Registration 6:00 pm Sept. 28, 2016 Northfield Elementary is a short walk from Pack 448's meeting place at Trinity United Methodist Church.  On Sept. 28, 2016 at 6:00 pm there will be a meeting at the school with boys from grades 1 through...

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Scouting News

Inside the May 2021 Issue

Inside the May 2021 Issue

Here’s what you’ll find inside the May 2021 issue of Scout Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online. Please visit scoutlife.org/subscribe to subscribe to the print or digital editions of Scout Life magazine....

65 Funny Star Wars Jokes and Comics

65 Funny Star Wars Jokes and Comics

May the farce be with you! Laugh at funny Star Wars jokes, puns and comics by Boys’ Life readers that would even make Darth Vader chuckle. Do you know a funny Star Wars joke or pun? Click here to send in your joke. Greg: Which Star Wars character travels around the...

6 Handmade Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

6 Handmade Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is coming up. Show Mom she’s the best with one of these handmade gifts. BUILD-A-BAG Make Mom this fancy purse out of a placemat. What You’ll Need: A durable placemat in Mom’s favorite colors Heavy-duty thread A needle that can handle thick thread Scissors...

How to Be Prepared For a Total Lunar Eclipse

How to Be Prepared For a Total Lunar Eclipse

There’s a lunar eclipse coming on May 26, 2021, and you won’t want to miss it. WHAT IS A LUNAR ECLIPSE? A lunar eclipse happens when the moon moves directly behind Earth, causing our planet to be between the moon and the sun. The moon crosses into Earth’s shadow,...

Welcome to the Summer of Service

Welcome to the Summer of Service

A big part of being a member of the Boy Scouts of America is doing a Good Turn. In the end, that’s what it’s all about: doing something nice for someone else. This summer, it means even more. Welcome to the BSA’s Summer of Service. It’s going on now, and you can...

How to Prepare For a Long Hike

How to Prepare For a Long Hike

Q: My troop is going on a 25-mile hike soon. What is the best way to prepare for it? A: We went straight to an expert for this question: Joe Koehly, director and guide for Backwoods Adventures, which takes people hiking and backpacking all over the world. Here are his...

How To Buy a Great Hydration Pack For Water on the Go

How To Buy a Great Hydration Pack For Water on the Go

Hydration packs have built-in access to water you can drink while you’re wearing the pack. They come in many designs and sizes, specialized for activities like hiking, mountain biking and running. Like a camel, these packs are equipped with a special bladder that lets...

Where Can I Find a Healthy Energy Bar?

Where Can I Find a Healthy Energy Bar?

Q: I’m having trouble finding a healthy energy bar that doesn’t have too much sugar and is filling. Do you have any suggestions? — Carson, Austin, Texas A: You’re right; many popular energy bars are sugary or unsatisfying. Find some better options by shopping keto....

Eagle Scout Brings Comic Book Worlds to Life

Eagle Scout Brings Comic Book Worlds to Life

At Star Wars Celebration gatherings, you can’t avoid bumping into characters like Rey and Kylo Ren. But one year, Dark Horse Comics Editor-in-Chief Dave Marshall ran into someone he didn’t expect to see: Kerra Holt, a Jedi knight he had helped bring to life in a comic...

Inside the April 2021 Issue

Inside the April 2021 Issue

Here’s what you’ll find inside the April 2021 issue of Scout Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online. Please visit scoutlife.org/subscribe to subscribe to the print or digital editions of Scout Life...

Fun Facts About a Critter You Otter Get to Know!

Fun Facts About a Critter You Otter Get to Know!

What are some of your favorite outdoor activities? Swimming, fishing or sliding, perhaps? Those are some favorite pastimes for otters, too. Though otters have to spend time looking for food and avoiding predators, they always seem to have lots of time for playing....

Stuff We Like: FogBlock Spray

Stuff We Like: FogBlock Spray

If you wear glasses, you’ve probably gotten annoyed by foggy lenses from wearing a face covering during the pandemic. KeySmart’s FogBlock anti-fog spray ($15, getkeysmart.com) can help you see clearly. The concoction of water, isopropyl alcohol and sodium bicarbonate...

How to Get a Summer Job

How to Get a Summer Job

Put that extra time you’ll have this summer to good use. No matter your age, working a summer job can help you build your savings or pay for that special something. Whatever your reasons, working will give you practical experience that you can apply to your future...

At 10,000 Feet, Scouts Adjust to Backpacking in the Mountains

At 10,000 Feet, Scouts Adjust to Backpacking in the Mountains

It’s 3 a.m. when Austin Reeves wakes up to a rustling noise. Whatever is making the noise sounds big. Really big. And it’s getting closer. “It sounded like it was right outside my tent,” the 12-year-old Second Class Scout says. “I was pretty sure it was a bear. I woke...

How to Stop a Tent From Leaking

How to Stop a Tent From Leaking

Q: Every time it rains, the inside of my tent gets wet. And, yes, I have a rain fly and a ground cover. The water still seeps through and gets my pillow and my sleeping bag wet. Any tips? — William, Edwards, California A: First, check for any leaks. If you find one...